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Based in the beautiful surroundings of the town of Stellenbosch, South Africa's premier wine tourism destination, and within close proximity of Franschhoek, the country's culinary capital, The Private Hotel School is where hospitality dreams come true. The Private Hotel School with its skilled team of professionals, teaching nationally and internationally accredited courses, will help realise your aspirations of a career in the stimulating world of hospitality.Our curriculum combines innovative and leading edge hospitality instruction with sound practical training and knowledge of the hospitality industry. This allows us to provide tomorrow's hospitality industry leaders with the hands-on training, educational and cultural awareness skills necessary to succeed in today's competitive global economy. At the same time we also aim to foster international goodwill and friendship. At The Private Hotel School our students are trained to master scarce professional skills, obtaining high levels of the specialised knowledge needed to excel in the hospitality environment.

What makes us different and sets us apart from any other hospitality academy?

  1. The Private Hotel School is the master licence holder of the internationally renowned and respected American Hospitality Academy (AHA). This Academy is a rapidly expanding global network of schools dedicated to providing an innovative response to the hospitality industry's need for leaders.
  2. We are the only South African school offering an Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Education.
  3. We are proud members of the leading South African Associations such as Fedhasa (Federation of Hotels Association of South Africa), the Association of Private Providers of Education, Training and Development (APPETD) and the South African Chefs Association (SACA).
  4. We are provisionally registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training as a private higher educational institution and is registered to offer a Higher Certificate in Hospitality Management, Advanced Certificate in Hospitality Management and an Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Education.
  5. The Private Hotel School is a registered and approved centre for the renowned international City & Guilds Group.
  6. We have a co-operation agreement with the internationally distinguished Stellenbosch University.
  7. The directors of The Private Hotels School are Advisory Board Members of the AHA-IHMS (International Hospitality Management Schools).
  8. We are a member of the USA National Restaurant Association (NRA).
  9. We are a member of Stellenbosch Tourism.

As a student at The Private Hotel School you will master scarce professional skills and obtain high levels of the specialised knowledge needed to excel in the hospitality industry. If you are interested in a career in the hospitality or culinary fields, we would like to extend a personal invitation to you and your family to visit our campus and to experience the Private Hotel School difference.

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