PARTNERS

A handbook of trusted, high-end organisations, affiliations and companies

Our work is our life and our partners are friends & trusted allies. The businesses we have partnered with will always go the extra mile for us, as we will for them. Listed below is a cross-section of some of our valued

partners. These are partnerships that have been established & nurtured over many years to be steadfast & sustainable, whether in pursuit of our & their business objectives, or indeed conservation or community initiatives.

SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL PARKS

SANParks manages a system of parks which represents the indigenous fauna, flora, landscapes and associated cultural heritage of the country. National parks offer visitors an unparalleled diversity of adventure opportunities including game viewing, bush walks, canoeing and exposure to cultural and historical experiences. We’d love to welcome you to these parks and challenge you to take a walk on the wild side of SANParks – SA’s natural heritage.

RELAIS CHATEAUX

“Imagine Relais & Châteaux as a very fine French-style library of top-quality books, each entitled In Honour of the Joys of Living.” Established 60 years ago when top hoteliers teamed up with talented chefs, Relais & Châteaux now sets the standard for excellence in hospitality and culinary arts. This is not a chain but an Association of outstanding properties. These rare individuals open up whole new worlds in upscale hospitality.

HUNTER HOTELS

The Hunter Hotels family shares a passion for creating unforgettable experiences at our luxurious properties. At each of our 3 exquisite properties, Gorah, Tsala and The Country House, our handpicked staff & magnificent surroundings promise guests an unforgettable experience. With over 100 years of experience in the travel industry, we are able to create unique & memorable journeys, incorporating our properties throughout Southern Africa.

SATSA

SATSA is a member-driven association that offers inbound tourism services companies the highest level of quality in the tourism industry. At SATSA, we strive to maintain three key qualities: credibility, value and authority. SATSA further provides support to members who require key services & benefits on a local & regional level, and at international trade shows, whilst also lobbying issues associated & affecting the inbound tourism industry.

EMBASSY DIRECT

“The Ambassador’s Handbook”. Embassy Direct provides a network and marketing platform. This platform facilitates trade engagement as well as brand exposure between quality service providers and the broader expatriate community. We provide personalised services to our members wishing to have Ambassadors, Government Officials, High Profile CEO’s and an ever growing affluent expatriate community, gain direct access to their industry related services.

THOLO SECURITY

From the front-end assessment through implementation, Tholo Group follows a systems approach to Health & Safety and Security, addressing both prevention and response. We develop solutions, and advise clients on recognising, preparing for, and reacting to the full spectrum of event, corporate or private emergency situations. We deliver a Health & Safety and/or Security solution precisely tuned to your situation, culture, and needs.

ILIOS TRAVEL

ILIOS Travel has become one of the premier Tour Operators in Southern Africa. Now with a widespread presence, ILIOS has launched a national touring programme, delivering superb experiences with first-class service. We have gained an enviable reputation for the quality and diverse range of products, attention to detail, almost fanatical levels of service and, of course, our passion for promoting our wonderful land to the rest of the world.

AFRICAN PARKS

Founded in 2000 in response to the dramatic decline of protected areas, African Parks is a non-profit conservation organisation that takes on direct responsibility for the rehabilitation & long-term management of protected areas. While securing landscapes & carrying out all activities needed to protect the parks & their wildlife, we maintain a strong focus on economic development & poverty alleviation of surrounding communities.

SABRINA LOVE FOUNDATION

The Sabrina Love Foundation is all about ‘Our Kids’. The main purpose of our organisation is to help less fortunate parents who face the challenges of giving their special children everything that they need in order to live as normal and comfortable a life as possible. The Sabrina Love Foundation hosts and organises various events to generate the income that provides our children with the equipment and support that they urgently need.

FIELD BAND FOUNDATION

Operating more than 40 bands of an average 120 members each in all South African provinces, the Field Band Foundation uses the global performance band concept to teach life-skills that improve the quality of life of disadvantaged young people. Life-skills training is attached to our work in performance music and movement, allowing Foundation members positive, joyful and affirming activities that develop imagination, team spirit and self-discipline.