Hillside Beach Club has received sweeping recognition for its exceptional service and facilities from the Haute Grandeur Awards 2020. During this challenging time for the tourism industry, Hillside Beach Club was chosen as the Best Resort Hotel on a Global Level. The resort, which has received international recognition for its wholehearted service, was also chosen as the best in Europe in the "Resort Service" category.
Nominated amongst top global luxury resorts, chains and acclaimed hospitality groups like Anantara, Belmond, Banyan Tree and Four Seasons, the award is described by founder De Wet as intended, “to inspire even greater success in already remarkable hospitality establishments and set a new standard of excellence”. The Haute Grandeur Global Awards are recognised as a golden stamp of excellence, with associated establishments seen as the benchmark of success in the industry.
Features of the hotels such as staff, service, food quality, location, website and social media effectiveness all contribute to the scoring, ensuring the Haute Grandeur awards have a detailed evaluation process including public vote and professional jury.