The Hilton team celebrate 14 wins for the hotel chain. Picture: Supplied.
Hilton Durban has been recognised as South Africa’s Leading Business Hotel for the sixth consecutive time at the prestigious World Travel Awards.

The 2018 Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony saw Hilton Durban scooped one of 14 awards won by Hilton, as voted for by travel and tourism professionals globally. 

The prominent World Travel Awards, established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence in the sector, have become a key global institution of the industry and is recognised as the ultimate hallmark of quality worldwide.

Markus Fritz, general manager, Hilton Durban, said they were honoured to have been recognised by the World Travel Awards 2018

"This recognition is a testament to our commitment to excellence and to providing an outstanding guest experience, and is a reflection of Hilton Durban’s exceptional team members and facilities.” 

Hilton was recognised in the following categories at the 2018 World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean: 

Africa’s Leading Brand: Hilton 
South Africa’s Leading Business Hotel: Hilton Durban
Africa’s Leading New Resort: Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort
Ethiopia’s Leading Hotel: Hilton Addis Ababa
Seychelles Leading Hotel Suite: Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa
Indian Ocean’s Leading Villa Hotel: Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa
Africa’s Leading Business Hotel: Transcorp Hilton Abuja
Nigeria’s Leading Hotel: Transcorp Hilton Abuja
Nigeria’s Leading Business Hotel: Transcorp Hilton Abuja
Nigeria’s Leading MICE Hotel: Transcorp Hilton Abuja
Nigeria’s Leading Hotel Suite: Presidential Suite at Transcorp Hilton Abuja
Cameroon’s Leading Hotel: Hilton Yaounde
Namibia’s Leading Hotel: Hilton Windhoek
Mauritius’s Leading Conference Hotel: Hilton Mauritius Resort & Spa