South Africa by Star Grading
South Africa Accommodation by Star Grading, as graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa, which is the only government mandated, industry supported quality assurance authority in South Africa. The Tourism Grading Council evaluates those South African establishments which apply for grading and grades them 1 to 5 stars (view Explanation of Star Grading Assessments), according to the type of accommodation provided - hotels, lodges, b&bs, self catering, caravan parks & camping and backpackers.
Select the region you plan to visit in the drop down menu or on the clickable map below to view the South African star graded establishments in that region:
Explanation of Star Grading Assessments
- 1 Star
Fair to good (acceptable / modest) quality in the overall standard of furnishings, service and guest care. Clean, comfortable and functional accommodation.
- 2 Stars
Good quality in the overall standard of furnishings, service and guest care.
- 3 Stars
Very good quality in the overall standard of furnishings, service and guest care.
- 4 Stars
Superior (excellent) comfort and quality. High standard of furnishings, service and guest care.
- 5 Stars
24 hour reception and other
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