Water crisis will be biggest challenge for Cape hoteliers - manager

2017-11-14 13:11

The water crisis in the Western Cape will undoubtedly be the most significant challenge hoteliers will face over the coming months or years, warns a local hotel manager.

Sun International unveils Sun Meropa Hotel

2017-10-04 18:08

A new hotel was unveiled recently at the Sun Meropa complex in Polokwane.

Cape Town hotels devising water saving plans

2017-10-01 06:00

Hotels and guesthouses in Cape Town are doing their best to ensure that their customers save water this summer.

Why Cape Town appeals to local and intl tourists

2017-09-24 23:00

As a city, Cape Town had the highest revenue per available room in the world in 2016 - up 20% on 2015, says an expert at the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group.

50% of African countries see hotel values rise more than rate other property investments - report

2017-09-13 20:33

About 50% of all African countries have seen hotel values rise at a greater rate than any other property investment class over the last years, according to a hospitality consultant for sub-Saharan Africa.

Swakobmund hotel receives top honours

2017-09-04 17:26

The Strand Hotel in Swakobmund, Namibia, was recently awarded for its innovative design and outstanding achievements in services.

New Cape Town hotel to welcome pets

2017-08-21 16:06

More travelling pet owners are demanding pet-friendly accommodation in the hospitality industry, says the curator of the new Radisson RED Hotel V&A Waterfront.

The economy of sport

2017-08-15 16:01

The love of a sport discipline, whether as a participant or spectator, can be a powerful driving force in travel decision-making, says a hospitality expert.

Hotel development in Africa still on the rise

2017-06-12 16:44

Hotel development activity in Africa is still rising in the face of the continent’s economic problems, according to an annual survey by W Hospitality Group.

Staycations increase as economy bites

2017-05-26 19:21

While SA’s exchange rate has been advantageous for foreign tourists, it has put pressure on locals’ pockets, explains a hotel industry expert.


Calrson Rezidor hotels committed to save water in Cape Town

2017-10-24 18:20

Each of the six hotels of the Carlson Rezidor Group in Cape Town has actively embarked on operational changes to save as much water as possible.

Sun International shifts focus to address challenges more efficiently

2017-10-02 12:28

Sun International has shifted from a growth and investment phase to getting "back to basics" and taking a more internal look at certain aspects, according to CEO Anthony Leeming.

PICS: Tsogo Sun’s R700m 2-in-1 hotel opens in Cape Town

2017-09-30 08:00

Tsogo Sun celebrates the official opening of its new dual-brand 19-storey SunSquare and StayEasy in the Mother City’s City Bowl.

Premier Hotels puts focus on sustainable tourism

2017-09-24 15:05

Important SA assets are at risk unless sustainability is ramped up, particularly in the tourism sector, says a marketing manager at Premier Hotels & Resorts.

Farrel Hirsch – formerly of The Test Kitchen now cooking up a storm at View restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff in Joburg

2017-09-12 14:48

“I love meeting the people I’m cooking for, and sharing with them the stories of the food I make” says chef Farrel Hirsch.

City Lodge pleased with Africa progress

2017-08-16 20:05

The City Lodge Hotel Group is making good progress with the development of new hotels in Kenya, Tanzania and Mozambique.

Despite gloom, SA hotel sector is poised to grow - report

2017-06-27 10:25

SA’s hospitality sector is poised for further growth, bolstered by inbound travellers, amid a difficult and volatile economic climate, according to a report.

Billion Group opens R130m Mthatha hotel

2017-06-12 14:03

Property development company Billion Group celebrates the opening of its hotel development of the R130m, 96-room four-star Mayfair Hotel in Mthatha.

New Radisson Blu opens in Cape Town

2017-04-11 16:46

Carlson Rezidor has announced the opening of its 10th hotel in operation in South Africa, namely a new Radisson Blu Hotel & Residence in Cape Town.

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