About the Awards

(excerpt from the official Responsible Tourism website)


Since 2004 the Awards have celebrated change and innovation in the tourism industry by recognising tourism ventures, individuals and destinations from all over the world with inspiring approaches to responsible tourism.

The aim of the Awards is to celebrate innovation and inspire change – and in 8 years we have attracted over 10,000 nominations from members of the public, leading to 201 unique organisations awarded from 51 countries around the world.

To understand more about how the Awards work or to nominate Sarinbuana Eco Lodge now click here

Nominate and win an unforgettable 8-day holiday for two to Kenya!

We are in the

“Best accommodation for local communities” category

Definition of this category

A hotel, lodge or other accommodation with a positive impact on the local supply chain and local people.
This could be a B&B, tipi, hotel, camp site, Ecolodge, cave hotel, organic farm, homestay, renovated barn, ski lodge, hostel, tree house, villa, chalet or any other type of accommodation.

Last year, thanks to your votes we were long listed for this category along with 20 other accommodations from around the world.