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JUDGING PROCESS

step-1

AGGREGATION

Reviews from a panel of over 50 trusted industry experts converge in a comprehensive database spotlighting South Africa’s premier hospitality destinations.

step-2

STANDARDIZATION

Every review score undergoes conversion into a standardized grade, ranging from 0 to 100, using conversion tables tailored
to our guidebook’s specifications.

step-3

GUIDE GRADING

The panel assesses shortlisted candidates. The chief judge validates ratings through on-site visits. Affirmed establishments make it to the nominee shortlist.

step-7

PROCESSING

For each shortlisted nominee, we meticulously calculate the average of all approved standardized review grades conducted throughout the review period.

step-8

CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Finally, we integrate online customer reviews, giving them a 10% weighting in the final “Luxe score”.

step-9

LUXE

All nominees in the award categories are ranked according to their “Luxe score”, determining their placement in the relevant categories.

Method - Luxe Awards