Sun International’s The Table Bay at the iconic Victoria & Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town has received a prestigious 2015 Traveller’s Choice Award. This elite honour is awarded to the top one per cent of all hotels on TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel website.
The accolade, which acknowledges hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor. The Table Bay is ranked 12th in the top 25 hotels in South Africa, representing the upper echelon of local hotels on the TripAdvisor website.
When selecting Traveller’s Choice Award winners, TripAdvisor uses a proprietary algorithm that takes into account reviews ratings. Additional criteria include a business’ tenure and popularity ranking on the site.
“Receiving a 2015 Traveller’s Choice Award is a significant source of pride for The Table Bay, especially since the award is based on feedback from our guests. There is certainly no greater stamp of approval than a vote of confidence from a customer. We would like to thank all of our customers who took the time to complete reviews on TripAdvisor.
“Importantly, the award bears testimony to our employees’ commitment to service excellence, quality, professionalism, and innovation. It is a reflection of their contribution to the hotel. As ambassadors, living-out the values of Sun International, our employees are at the heart of delivering the quintessential South African experience for which The Table Bay is renowned. We are privileged to have atruly exceptional team of passionate professionals at The Table Bay,” said Sherwin Banda, the hotel’s general manager.
The sophisticated Table Bay – part of Sun International’s premium SunLux Collection of hotels – was opened by the iconic former South African president, Nelson Mandela, in 1997. Since then has continued to set its own standards in international service and luxury – with a defining local flavour. Its offerings are authentically South African, and unique to its destination.
Set on the historic Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, with the working harbour, Table Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean providing its backdrop, The Table Bay offers convenient proximity to Cape Town’s business centre and dazzling array of tourist attractions. It boasts 329 opulent rooms offering panoramic views of the ocean or waterfront; a world-class spa; five beautiful function venues, and a spectacular pool-deck.