Awards & Testimonials
Our dedication to providing gracious hospitality, protecting the environment, conserving resources and being a vital and integral part of our community has earned Gibb’s Farm recognition by numerous travel and environmental organizations. We are very pleased to have been named “Best Safari Hotel in Africa” by Good Safari Guide, and to have received the many awards and designations described below. As we look to the future, we will continue to develop and implement responsible, sustainable practices to provide our guests with an exceptional experience in harmony with our environment, culture and community.
Gibbs’ Farm has been named by Condé Nast Traveler as One of the Top 15 Hotels in Africa. Read more here.
The local tourism board in South Africa has named Gibb’s Farm One of the Top Five Culinary Safaris. Read more here.
Gibb’s Farm Named One of the Top Lodges and Resorts in Africa and the Middle East by Travel + Leisure 2013 World Best Awards Reader’s Survey Survey. Read more here.
Gibbs’ Farm is also a Condé Nast 2012 World Savers Award Finalist. The honor recognizes Gibb’s Farm outstanding contributions to education, ecology and health initiatives in the local community. Read more here.
Additionally, at the 2012 Condé Nast Readers Choice Awards, Gibb’s Farm was selected as number 11 in the Top 25 Hotels in Africa category. Read more here.
In Oct 2012, Gibb’s Farm was featured in Departures Magazine as a Top Farm-to-Table Hotel Restaurant. Read more here.
Gibb’s Farm received the Tanzania Tourist Board (TTB) Hotel/ Lodge/Camp Sustainable Tourism Award for 2011 and 2012. This prestigious award is presented annually at the TTB Tourism Awards, now in its twelfth year.
Gibb’s Farm was recognized as the Best Safari Hotel in Africa 2011 and Best Safari Camp Cuisine finalist 2011 & 2010 by The Good Safari Guide.
In recognition of Gibb’s Farm’s sustainable development and responsible tourism efforts, the farm received first place at the Educational Travel Conference 2010 Responsible Tourism Showcase.
Gibb’s Farm received the highest level of recognition in the “Doing It All” category of Condé Nast Traveler’s 2009 World Savers Awards. The honor recognizes Gibb’s Farm’s outstanding contributions in education, wildlife and environmental preservation, and community health initiatives.
In 2008, the Green Living Project featured Gibb’s Farm in its sustainable living and travel project and lecture series, noting that the farm “elevates environmentally and socially responsible practices in every level of their operations.”
Gibb’s Farm was awarded Trip Advisor’s Certificate of Excellence Award in 2012. Read more here.
Your farm is beautiful with many spectacular vistas. We loved walking around the gardens, watching the bush baby and learning about Massai culture.