SA's plan to attract more Chinese tourists

2017-01-23 20:31

China has a substantial middle class willing to spend on luxury travel and, therefore, a new project is empowering the SA hospitality industry to grow opportunities.

Business travel market evolving

2016-08-11 18:01

Business travel is possibly the biggest growth sector in the travel world, according to an industry expert.

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.

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.

Keep brands relevant for Millennials

2016-02-25 20:17

Relevance for a well-positioned brand is about the brand being alive, restless and relentlessly moving forward, says the group marketing manager for Protea Hotels.

Weak rand impact finally lifting SA tourism

2015-11-25 19:16

Now is the time for the SA tourism industry to make full use of the opportunities the weaker rand brings, says an industry expert.

Marriott opens hotel in CT southern suburbs

2015-01-15 18:30

The Protea Hotel Mowbray will open soon – the first Protea Hotel to be situated in Cape Town’s southern suburbs.

Marriott gathers more momentum in Africa

2014-09-30 17:19

Marriott International has a packed schedule of 30 property openings across the continent by 2020, 9 of which will open by the end of 2015.

New Protea Hotel opens in Lusaka

2014-04-07 16:49

The new Protea Hotel Lusaka Tower has opened its doors, making it the fourth Protea Hotel offering in the Zambian capital and the eighth in Zambia as a whole.

Marriott's Protea deal now complete

2014-04-01 18:16

Marriott International has become the largest hotel company in Africa as it completes its acquisition of the Protea Hospitality Group.


Think before you buy when travelling overseas

2016-11-01 12:13

Since the rand went into a tailspin international travel seems like a luxury few South Africans can afford, but it’s still possible, says an expert.

Intl conferences can help grow SA's economy

2016-07-26 16:18

Attracting international conferences to SA is seen as essential in boosting the tourism economy, says the group marketing manager of Protea Hotels by Marriott.

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.

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.

Protea Hotels expands with new development in Centurion

2016-02-11 18:38

Protea Hotels has identified a growing demand for accommodation and conference and meeting facilities in the expanding Centurion area.

Marriott set to expand in SA, Africa

2015-09-22 20:00

Marriott International is bringing its core brand to SA and has signed two new properties for this purpose, in partnership with developers in the Amdec Group.

Protea Hotels named African chain of the year

2014-10-27 16:26

Protea Hotels has been named African Hotel Chain of the Year 2014 at the 10th Akwaaba African Travel Market in Lagos, Nigeria.

New hotel constructed in Pretoria

2014-07-02 19:30

The six-storey Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Menlyn is going up in Summit Place, a new commercial precinct being developed opposite the popular Menlyn Park Mall.

Marriott to open 30 new hotels in SA

2014-04-07 11:23

Marriott International says it will open 30 new hotels in South Africa as it seeks to expand across the continent after its R2bn buyout of Protea Hospitality.

Look what our bride of the year couple won

2014-03-12 18:46

Candy and Kat, our Wedding of the Year winners, have won themselves a weekend away at the Protea Zebula Hotel.

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