The Protea Hotel Ranch Resort, 25km south of Polokwane, has won three PMR.africa Awards. The purpose of the PMR.africa Awards is to create a global and unique marketing tool for the hotel, to enhance excellence in the industry, to set a bench mark in the industry and to acknowledge personnel and staff, all of which the Protea Hotel Ranch Resort has achieved. The Protea Hotel Ranch Resort became a Diamond award winner when it scooped the ‘EXECUTIVE HOTELS IN LIMPOPO PROVINCE (DIAMOND ARROW)’ and ‘WEDDING VENUES IN LIMPOPO PROVINCE (DIAMOND ARROW)’ awards during an Award Breakfast Ceremony on the 7th September 2015. During the same function, the hotel also became a proud ‘CONFERENCE/CONVENTIONS CENTRES IN LIMPOPO PROVINCE (GOLDEN ARROW)’ winner. This year has also seen Protea Hotel Ranch Resort becoming third-time recipients of TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence. TripAdvisor is the world’s largest travel site, offering travellers a wide variety of travel choices. Their Certificate of Excellence awards are based on consumer reviews and take into account the quality, quantity and most recent reviews and opinions submitted by travellers over a period of six to twelve months.