Awards

 

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RESORT HOTEL – NORTH ISLAND SEYCHELLES

 

2014 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER UK
– BEST OF THE BEST IN THE WORLD -  NUMBER TWO IN AFRICA, MIDDLE EAST, INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS’

2014 INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY AWARDS UK
–‘BEST MIXED USE INTERIOR’

2013 CONDE NAST TRAVELER UK
– ‘BEST BEACH SAFARI’

2012 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER US
– NO 11 ‘BEST OF THE BEST IN THE WORLD’

2012 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER US
– NO 2 ‘BEST IN AFRICA, MIDDLE EAST, INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS’

2012 ROBB REPORT
–‘TOP 100 RESORTS’

2009 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER US
– NO 10 ‘BEST OF THE BEST IN THE WORLD’

2008 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELLER
– ‘50 TOP ECOLODGES; THE MOST EARTH FRIENDLY RETREATS IN THE WORLD'S MOST SPECTACULAR WILDS'

2007 TATLER – TRAVEL AWARDS
– MOST CONSISTENTLY BRILLIANT HOTEL IN THE WORLD

SEPT 2006 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER UK – BEST OF THE BEST IN THE WORLD
– NUMBER ONE IN THE WORLD’S TOP 100

SEPT 2006 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER UK
– BEST OVERSEAS LEISURE HOTEL IN THE MIDDLE EAST, AFRICA + THE INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS

OCT 2005 HARPERS & QUEEN (UK)
– BEST HOTEL ON EARTH

JAN 2005 TRAVEL & LEISURE (USA) LISTING
– HOTELS WE LOVE

2005 CONDE NASTE TRAVELER ‘GOLD LIST’
– BEST ROOMS SECTION

DEC 2005 CONDE NAST TRAVELER
– BEST HOTEL IN AFRICA + THE INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS

DEC 2005 QUOTE MAGAZINE (BELGIUM)
– NUMBER ONE – EXCELLENT VILLAS SECTION

2004 ORGANIC STYLE (USA)
– ONE OF THE WORLD’S COOLEST HOTELS & ONE OF THE SEXIEST NEW PLACES ACROSS THE GLOBE

APRIL 2004 BBC
– BEST ECO-RESORT IN THE WORLD

2003 TATLER
– MOST INNOVATIVE STYLE

 
 

 

RESORT LODGE – MOMBO OKAVANGO DELTA

2011 TRAVEL & LEISURE USA
– ‘TOP LODGES AND RESORTS IN AFRICA AND MIDDLE EAST’

2011 TRAVEL & LEISURE USA
– NO 20 ‘ WORLD’S BEST’

2009 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER US
– NO. 9 ‘TOP 100 IN THE WORLD’ 
– ‘BEST HOTEL IN AFRICA, INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS AND MIDDLE EAST’ 

2009 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER US 
– NUMBER ONE ‘BEST HOTEL IN AFRICA, INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS AND MIDDLE EAST’

2008 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER UK – BEST OF THE BEST IN THE WORLD
– NUMBER TWO IN THE WORLD’S TOP 100

2008 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER UK – ‘50 TOP RESORTS IN THE WORLD’ 
– NUMBER ONE IN THE WORLD

 

 

RETREAT – SEGERA, LAIKIPIA KENYA

2014 INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY AWARDS UK
– ‘BEST MIXED USE INTERIOR’

2014 INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY AWARDS UK
– ‘BEST MIXED USE ARCHITECTURE’

2014 CONDE NAST TRAVELER UK ‘IT LIST
– ‘BEST HOTELS IN AFRICA’ 

2012 HIDEAWAYS – ITB, BERLIN GERMANY
– ‘NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR’ 

 

 

RESORT LODGE – ODZALA, CONGO

2013 TRAVEL AND LEISURE
– THE BEST NEW HOTELS – WORLDS BEST

2013 CONDE NAST TRAVELER
– HOT LIST

2013 LOERIE IN ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN
– INTERIOR DESIGN & ARCHITECTURE

 

 

DUMA TAU

2013 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER UK
– ‘HOT LIST: BEST NEW HOTELS IN THE WORLD’

2013 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TARVEL
– 25 BEST ECOLODGES IN THE WORLD’

2013 CONDE NAST TRAVELLER UK
– ‘HOT LIST: BEST NEW HOTELS TO SPLURGE ON’

 

 

URBAN REDEVELOPMENT

2005 CNBC INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY AWARDS, LONDON, UK
– BEST INTERNATIONAL URBAN REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT – PENTHOUSE TO NATIONAL BANK HOUSE, 1905

 

 

RESTAURANT

2014 INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY AWARDS UK
‘BEST LEISURE AWARD – LIFE GRAND CAFÉ’

2013 ROCCI BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD
‘RESTAURANTS: FINE DINING’

2011 INTERIORS EXCELLENCE AWARD
– TASHAS BRAND

2010 BRONZE LOERIE IN ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN
– INTERIOR DESIGN ‘TASHAS’ RESTAURANT GROUP

2006 SUNDAY TIMES TOP 40 RESTAURANT LISTING
– LIFE RESTAURANT

2005 GOLD LOERIE IN ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN
– INTERIOR DESIGN ‘1886 RESTAURANT AND PRIVE BAR’

 

 

PRODUCT DESIGN

2007 INTERNATIONAL EDIDA AWARDS
CATEGORY: BATHROOMS: ‘HIMBASIN’

2005 INTERNATIONAL EDIDA AWARDS
CATEGORY: SEATING: ‘WODAABE’

2004 INTERNATIONAL EDIDA AWARDS
CATEGORY: WALLCOVERING: ‘JHB’ WALLPAPER

2003 INTERNATIONAL EDIDA AWARDS
CATEGORY: LIGHTING: ‘PODLIGHTS’

 

 

EXHIBITION

 
 

2016 WE ARE AFRICA PANEL & EXHIBITION
– CAPE TOWN CITY HALL ON THE FORUM WITH PRINCE EMMANUEL DE MERODE & JOCHEN ZEITZ

2015 BUSINESS OF DESIGN
– CAPE TOWN

2015 BUSINESS OF DESIGN
– JOHANNESBURG

2014 ODZALA – ‘AFRICA, BIG CHANGE, BIG CHANCE, BIG CHALLENGE’ EXHIBITION
– LA TRIENNALE DI MILANO, CULTURAL INSTITUTE OF ART, ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN IN EUROPE

2011 SOUTHERN GUILD PRIVE EXHIBITION – JOHANNESBURG ART FAIR

2010 ‘HUMANISM’ EXHIBITION – MERCI GALLERY, PARIS

2009 ‘ESSENCE: THE WORK OF MAIRA KOUTSOUDAKIS’
– SOLO EXHIBITION, ALUMNI DIGNITAS EXHIBITION AT THE FADA GALLERY, FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE, DESIGN & ART, UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG

2009 ROOMS ON VIEW EXHIBITION
– AWARD OF EXCELLENCE – LIFE + CONDE NAST HOUSE & GARDEN

2008 ‘BABEL/BABBLE’ – ‘SOUTH’ EXHIBITION, DESIGN INDABA, CAPE TOWN
– THE BEST OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN CREATIVE INDUSTRIES

2006 ‘DESIGN MADE IN AFRICA’
– PERMANENT COLLECTION SAINT-ETIENNE DESIGN MUSEUM, FRANCE

2006 ‘THE MOST BEAUTIFUL OBJECTS IN SOUTH AFRICA’, DESIGN INDABA EXHIBITION
– CAPE TOWN

2005 ‘NORTH MEETS SOUTH’ EXHIBITION
– CURATED BY LI EDELKOORT, PARIS, FRANCE

2005 ‘NORTH MEETS SOUTH’ EXHIBITION
– CURATED BY LI EDELKOORT, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN

2005 ‘DESIGN MADE IN AFRICA’
– SALON DE MEUBLE, PARIS, FRANCE

2005 ‘DESIGN MADE IN AFRICA’
– OUGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO

2005 ‘DESIGN MADE IN AFRICA’
– DESIGN INDABA, CAPE TOWN

2005 STREET ART ‘WILDLIFE’ EXHIBITION AND AUCTION FOR DESIGN EDUCATION
– CAPE TOWN

2004 ‘DESIGN MADE IN AFRICA’
– FUKUOKA, JAPAN

2004 ‘DESIGN MADE IN AFRICA’
– SALON DE MOBILE, MILAN, ITALY

2004 ‘DESIGN MADE IN AFRICA’
– JAVITS CENTER, NEW YORK

2004 ‘BEST OF THE HOME-GROWN MUST-HAVE’ – DESIGN INDABA EXPO
– INAUGURAL EXHIBITION