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Congratulations – The Maslow butler reaches new heights

By Butler Academy



SANDTON – Butler, Thebogo Rikhotso (24) who works at Sun International’s The Maslow in Sandton is making his mark in the hotel industry.   He comes from humble beginnings in a small village at Giyani in Limpopo and he is now going to places he never imagined.   Rikhotso’s passion and commitment to his ...


Butler training the art of food & wine pairing!

By Butler Academy



The Academy believes in practical training, at Creation Wines in Hermanus we receive hands on training about the vinification of wine and incredible food combinations. We simply love the abundance of passion for wine! Creation is located in the "hemel and aarde" valley as this valley  is known for producing ...


Congratulations to the Butler School, VVIP service!

By Butler Academy



This month the Butler School assisted VVIP`s at the glamorous residence of the Pentagon & Oceana Villas. Pentagon villa was designed by well know architect Stefan Antoni.     It is said to be the new benchmark in contemporary seaside living. It has highly desirable location and address, unobstructed sea views, ground breaking contemporary ...


Table practical exam, Butler Training

By Butler Academy



Take a sneak peak into the Academy table exams. At the prestigious Butler Academy we allow students the opportunity to show off their talents. Each course student butlers receives a theme. The theme may be Valentines day, Christmas lunch, Halloween or a simple evening setting. The Academy trainers assess each ...


Top honours for the South African Butler Academy by Sun International

By Butler Academy



Sun International Hotels give top honours to the South African Butler Academy. Recently on the travel news page on their website we received a massive praise for our work done. Thank you kindly~ we return for our 4th contract at The Royal Livingstone this June.     Please click on the image for ...


Victoria Falls Safari Club & Hotel receives Butler training, Zimbabwe

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy proudly provided the much anticipated seven star butler training program for butlers and Hotel employees. The butler is more than just an extra pair of arms and legs. The butler commits himself/herself to the guest and cares to exceed their expectations and create extra-special moments which ...


Butler Academy training, practical lessons

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy believes in incredible training, fresh produce and lush entertaining. The Butler Academy training venues range from Mansions in Camps Bay to luxury Boutique Villas in Durbanville. Thank you to Homestead Villas and Tanya Fourie for the wonderful opportunity to enjoy our breakfast masterclass.   Take a look:


Take a sneak peak into our 10 week Butler Course, cooking lessons 101

By Butler Academy



The Butler Academy new practical cooking kitchen is sponsored by Miele. Excellent practical training, cooking lessons with only the best food produce in Cape Town. At the Butler Academy we pride ourselves in giving only the best possible training to our students. Take a look at our wonderful cooking class.    


Excellent practical butler training – Wedding Butlers

By Butler Academy



There might be a million different ways in which to host a wedding, but the sentiment remains: There is something existentially sincere in the uniquely human experience of celebrating “I want to grow old with you.” And it has to be said, this is our forte – The South African Butler ...


Take a sneak peak into our ten week butler training program

By Butler Academy



Welcome to the Butler Academy training program and take a front row seat into a world of class, luxury and professionalism. During our exclusive program we teach each student table culture which is part of our technical skills classes. Take a look at our latest training video, here students are ...