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Butler Tips: How to treat difficult stains!

By Butler Academy

  Butlers Tips: How to treat tough stains   A stain is a discoloration that can be clearly distinguished from the surface, material, or medium it is found upon. They are caused by the chemical or physical interaction of two dissimilar materials.   The Stain Bible is one of the essential tools for Butlers in a household ...

#Butler Service at a Private Birthday Function

By Adriaan Coetzer

Adriaan. The service was excellent. Amazing in fact. They butlers were independent, self-sufficient, pleasant, and a joy to be around. Not once, during the entire 6-hour party, did any butler come to me with a question. Everything was managed behind the scenes so for the guests the experience was top ...

Boutique Hotel & Game Lodge Training – Provided by the Butler Academy

By Butler Academy

Boutique Hotel & Game Lodge Training  - The Butlers do it best!   The Butler Academy is remarkably unique as we are service orientated we live service with our passion! Our trainers have over 12 years of experience in the optimum Boutique Hotels and Lodges across the world.  Recently Trained “Regent Resort ...

Butlers | Johannesburg Butler Training Course & Butler Service – 17th June 2013

By Adriaan Coetzer

THE BUTLER - 17th JUNE 2013   A Butler’s responsibilities could spread over more than one household. If his duties include the supervision of other domestic staff in one or more households he is often referred to as a House Manager or Major Domo. In this case, his responsibilities would include hiring and organising other ...

Excellent Butler Training at Riverside Estate – Hout Bay

By Admin

Dear SABA, I am Isaac from Riverside Estates where Newton has been training people for the last two weeks. I would like to thank him for his innovative ideas and help Isaac Makabu

Thank you!

By Adriaan Coetzer

Dear Newton, Braam, Adriaan and Butlers   This is just a short note to say a BIG thank you to you and your butlers for their efficient, seamless and professional manner in which they assisted us at Atholl Road this morning.   Please pass on my personal thanks to your butlers and I wish ...

Butler Housekeeping – by Simone

By SABA Student

Today we experienced a Wow!   Our daily program said "Housekeeping" and we knew we were going to put cleaning theory to practice, but little were we prepared for what awaited us.   Our practical lesson was to be at a mansion of pristine elegance and style, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean with Robben ...

Butler Training: A Taste of Wine – by Min

By Butler Academy

A Taste of Wine – by Min   This is the first time I had the opportunity to be Head Butler and what a day it was.   After going through the morning routine we were off to the winelands and the first port of call? Fairview.   We were presented with six cheeses which were ...

The True Art of Service – by Dijon

By SABA Student

"To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity." My second opportunity of being Head Butler as one of the students was delayed, was one of lessons being learned and being Head Butler came at an unexpected time ...

Exclusive SABA Butler Training venue in Hout Bay, South Africa

By Butler Academy

The South African Butler Academy (SABA) Celebrates service excellence with the 5 star Hout Bay Manor in the picturesque Fishing Town on the Cape Peninsula.   WITH COURSES FULL TO CAPACITY AND THE NUMBER OF STUDENTS GROWING WITH EVERY COURSE, SABA IS PROUD OF ITS ACHIEVEMENTS OVER THE PAST 4 YEARS, ESTABLISHING AN EXCELLENT RELATIONSHIP ...