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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 ...

The Butler Academy is the best in the world, Employment & Training!

By Butler Academy

We, the dedicated team at the South African Butler Academy pride ourselves on being leaders in our field as service excellence is our passion.   At the Butler Academy, we strive to educate, prepare and coach students to become the best that they can be, not only as consummate professionals but also ...

We did it again! Banyan Tree, Seychelles receives Hotel Butler Training

By Adriaan Coetzer

South African Butler Academy recently conducted Butler & Hospitality Training at the Banyan Tree Resort in the Seychelles.  The Butler Academy conducted an 8 day program for Butlers /Front of House / Food & Beverage / Guest Relations.  The program focused on attention to details, body language, product knowledge, Leading ...

Butler Training – Step into our classroom

By Butler Academy

Recently the butler students on the current course received top training lessons at Fairview and the Spice Route. It is important to have knowledge of cheese, chocolate and wine. The butler is a knowledgable person and provides a seamless service to his / her client. Here at the Academy we ...

Valet Skills – understanding garment care

By Butler Academy

Students at the Butler Academy are taught the role and function, both historical, of the valet. Traditionally the Valet is responsible for the male principle`s clothing and shoes.  Today the Butler is responsible to understand these fundamental duties. Valet skills are taught to students such as shoe polishing, packing and ...

Food & Wine Pairing – Butler Training

By Butler Academy

Part of the Butler Academy signature training is Food & Wine pairing. The Butler Academy believes in order to promote seven star service you are  required to experience seven star service first hand. Wine and Food is utterly important for any Butler, as he or she will be serving or ...