New luxury hospitality group reinvents CT icon

2016-09-19 12:45

The iconic Ritz hotel in Sea Point is undergoing refurbishment of R110m and the newly-launched Shimmy Luxury Collection has taken the management contract.

City Lodge expansion on track

2016-08-15 16:14

The City Lodge Hotel Group has begun the development of a Town Lodge hotel in Windhoek and is making progress with developments in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam.

Hotels in Africa in the spotlight

2016-07-13 19:21

The 7th Africa Hotel Investment Forum (Ahif) will take place at the Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre in Kigali, Rwanda from October 4 to 6 2016.

First Protea Hotel for Botswana

2016-06-08 19:40

Protea Hotels has announced the signing of agreements for the development of its first hotel in Botswana.

New 5-star hotel opens in Togo

2016-04-26 17:08

Togo's five-star Radisson Blu Hotel 2 Février has opened and will host the forthcoming Africa Hotel Investment Forum in Lomé.

Cape Sun launches new R24m car park

2016-04-22 13:41

After 18 months of construction, the Southern Sun Cape Sun Hotel in Cape Town's CBD has officially launched its new basement car park.

Surge in hotel development in Africa - survey

2016-04-11 15:22

The number of planned hotel rooms in Africa has soared almost 30% on the previous year, shows W Hospitality Group's Hotel Chain Development Pipeline Survey.

New dates for Africa hotel forum

2016-03-24 16:04

The organisers of the Africa Hotel Investment Forum in Togo have announced the new dates for the event.

Cote d'Azur luring more South Africans

2016-03-03 16:19

South African tourists should not let the weaker rand discourage them from visiting the French Riviera, according to a hospitality expert.

Subdued casino trading impacts Sun International

2016-02-14 12:16

Sun International is currently finalising its results for the six months ended December 31 2015, which are expected to be released before the end of February.


Call for closer cooperation between hotels, airlines in Africa

2016-09-07 14:15

The Africa Hotel Investment Forum and the inaugural AviaDev Africa, a conference to determine future air connectivity on the continent, will take place in Rwanda.

Tribunal approves Southern Sun Hotel merger

2016-08-10 19:24

The Competition Tribunal has approved the large merger between Southern Sun Hotels and the Hospitality Property Fund, subject to certain conditions.

Marriott rebrands Protea Hotels

2016-06-17 18:59

Marriott International has announced the rebranding of Protea Hotels to capitalise on the travel aspirations of Africa’s growing middle class.

Sun International gets nod for Latin American merger

2016-06-01 12:13

Sun International has been given the green light to merge its Latin American portfolio with Chile-based leader in the gaming and entertainment industry Dreams SA.

Hilton Hotels and Resorts honoured

2016-04-22 18:35

Hilton Hotels and Resorts has won 16 major awards across Africa and the Indian Ocean at the 2016 World Travel Awards.

Sun International targets energy savings

2016-04-13 16:37

Sun International is targeting at least R30m in energy savings at its casinos and hotels by investing in energy-saving interventions.

Cautious optimism about SA tourism

2016-03-29 16:01

Depending on the stability of the SA economy, one could be cautiously optimistic about the outlook for the local tourism industry, says an industry expert.

Sun City revamp shows Sun International's focus

2016-03-03 19:19

Sun International wants an assortment of offerings at its hotels and casinos in order to appeal to all generations, says the GM for brand and communications.

Further African expansion for Protea Hotels

2016-03-02 19:14

Protea Hotels has announced the signing of contracts for the development of new hotel properties in Uganda.

Tourists consume hotel’s beer stock in 20 minutes

2016-01-29 16:53

Britain’s Barmy Army may have left South African cricket fans hot under the collar, but the hospitality industry was left smiling.

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