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Magic moments at the Michelangelo Hotel
Magic moments at the Michelangelo Hotel

Arriving at the Michelangelo Hotel, situated in the heart of Sandton on Nelson Mandela Square, we were immediately struck by the elegance and prestige of this beautiful establishment...

By Angie White 1 day ago

New Protea Hotels campaign showcases the fun in travel planning
New Protea Hotels campaign showcases the fun in travel planning

Protea Hotels by Marriott is launching a series of...

2 days ago

Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel visits elderly for Mandela Day
Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel visits elderly for Mandela Day

Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel visited the 300 residents of Three Anchor Bay old age home for Mandela Day and shared hot, delicious soup, entertainment and a good chat...

15 hours ago

Forever Resorts relaunches Mpumalanga's "Grand Old Lady"
Forever Resorts relaunches Mpumalanga's "Grand Old Lady"

Forever Resorts announced the relaunch of Mpumalanga's "Grand Old Lady", Mount Sheba, with a fresh new look...

21 hours ago

J-Bay's best: Surf Lodge South Africa
J-Bay's best: Surf Lodge South Africa

Jeffreys Bay is synonymous with surfing. The multitude of beaches and point breaks surrounding this small coastal town, plus the fact that it boasts one of the best right hand point breaks in the world, attracts surfers of all skill levels.

By Ruth Cooper 21 Jul 2016

Hotel assets attract investor interest
Hotel assets attract investor interest

The hospitality sector is poised for significant growth because of strong interest in local hotel assets, says global hospitality consulting and services group HVS...

By Bekezela Phakathi 18 Jul 2016

GrandWest celebrates Mandela Day with 67 minutes of special spoils
GrandWest celebrates Mandela Day with 67 minutes of special spoils

GrandWest will commemorate International Mandela day with 67 minutes of spoils and specials for visitors - celebrating the spirit of Nelson Mandela who is remembered for his tremendous generosity....

14 Jul 2016

aha Hotels & Lodges adds Urban Hotel Kathu to its portfolio
aha Hotels & Lodges adds Urban Hotel Kathu to its portfolio

aha Hotels & Lodges has announced the latest addition to its portfolio, Urban Hotel Khatu, that teases the borders of the Northern Cape and Botswana...

12 Jul 2016

Marriott growth creates opportunities for unemployed youth
Marriott growth creates opportunities for unemployed youth

There are in fact numerous opportunities for South Africans to find work. And one company is looking to create up to 25,000 new jobs for those willing to travel...

11 Jul 2016

How 'greening' your hotel can benefit your bottom line
How 'greening' your hotel can benefit your bottom line

An important part of marketing your business involves elaborating on what you're doing to make it 'green'. The more educated your target audience, the more...

By Robert Nienaber 8 Jul 2016

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Bakhresa and Verde Hotels team up for Zanzibar's greenest hotel

Bakhresa Group has appointed SA's Verde Hotels to...

5 Jul 2016

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Starwood to debut Four Points by Sheraton in Tanzania

Starwood Hotels & Resorts have announced that it will introduce its Four Points by Sheraton brand in Tanzania with the signing of two hotels...

5 Jul 2016

Staycationing at the Vineyard Hotel
Staycationing at the Vineyard Hotel

One of the things that makes the Vineyard Hotel in Newlands truly special is the grounds it is situated on. Expansive gardens that include a babbling river with jungly walk ways along it plus spectacular views of Table Mountain make this charming hotel a favourite for weddings, lengthy lunches and little staycations.

By Ruth Cooper 5 Jul 2016

Wellington's whimsical wine history at Val du Charron
Wellington's whimsical wine history at Val du Charron

The legend of the 'curse of Bainskloof Pass', a lounge complete with board games and a piano just begging to have its ivories tinkled and the legendary Local Grill await you at Wellington's Val du Charron...

By Leigh Andrews 5 Jul 2016

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Co-living: bridging the gap between people and the world

The definition of co-living, according to the urban dictionary, is "shared housing designed to support a purpose-driven life...

By Sasha Forbes 4 Jul 2016

DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town awarded 5-Star Green Rating
DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town awarded 5-Star Green Rating

The Green Building Council of South Africa has awarded DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town a '5-Star Green Rating for Existing Buildings'...

1 Jul 2016

BON Hotels discontinues Shelley Point lease
BON Hotels discontinues Shelley Point lease

The BON Hotels group has announced that they will no longer be continuing with the lease and management of BON Hotel Shelley Point

1 Jul 2016

Sao Paulo hotel opens namesake in Rio
Sao Paulo hotel opens namesake in Rio

The luxury Emiliano boutique hotel, part of The Leading Hotels of the World portfolio, has this month opened a second hotel in Brazil's storied Copacabana beach...

By Brian Berkman 1 Jul 2016

Family travel: Cape Grace rolls out the red carpet for VIKs (very important kids)
Family travel: Cape Grace rolls out the red carpet for VIKs (very important kids)

The Cape Grace on the V&A Waterfront makes families and little guests feel at home thanks to its kind and willing staff, child-friendly facilities, engaging kids' activities and spacious rooms and apartments...

Issued by Cape Grace 30 Jun 2016

Lesedi plays host to famous adventurer Kingsley Holgate
Lesedi plays host to famous adventurer Kingsley Holgate

aha Hotel and Lodges' Lesedi, set amongst the rocky hills within the Cradle of Humankind, a World Heritage site, was the venue the famed explorer

30 Jun 2016

BON Hotel Bloemfontein central suite
BON Hotels makes a move to the city of roses

BON Hotels has added BON Hotel Bloemfontein Central to portfolio. Situated in the CBD of Bloemfontein, the hotel is in the process of undergoing rebranding...

30 Jun 2016

How Troyeville Hotel trimmed its bills
How Troyeville Hotel trimmed its bills

As is the case in any hard-working kitchen, hot water is essential to the Troyeville's everyday operations. It's used for the accommodation and...

29 Jun 2016

Downtown Abbey beyond the boerewors curtain
Downtown Abbey beyond the boerewors curtain

When the Duke of Bedford lived in the Cape during WW2 he built some of Woburn Abbey's features into his new house in South Africa...

By Brian Berkman 28 Jun 2016

Online booking methods: SA travelers still want a human touch
Online booking methods: SA travelers still want a human touch

Given the reams of data now available to would-be travelers, along with growing internet access, one of the major global trends to emerge has been real-time booking...

By Tom Williams 28 Jun 2016

A forest getaway at Platbos
A forest getaway at Platbos

A two-hour drive from Cape Town, and just past Stanford, is a magical green oasis in the form of an ancient milkwood forest. Somewhat of an anomaly this lush 40 hectare forest has survived and flourished against all odds...

By Ruth Cooper 27 Jun 2016

Sandton Sun - Studio Room
Sandton Sun luxury refurbishment completed in record time

Sandton Sun's refurbishment was recently completed with the final touch, the installation of a spectacular chandelier, now providing a dramatic focal point...

27 Jun 2016

Sapphire room
Chic with a little cheek at the Franschhoek Boutique Hotel

When an establishment calls its rooms boudoirs, you know it hides something a little sassy beneath its sophisticated veneer that deserves exploring...

By Nicci Botha 27 Jun 2016

Jumia to become Africa's one stop online destination
Jumia to become Africa's one stop online destination

With a new vision, the Africa Internet Group is connecting its companies into Jumia's ecosystem which will give access to products and services from its e-commerce platforms...

24 Jun 2016

Top 10 apps for travellers
Top 10 apps for travellers

Huge advances in mobile technology and the proliferation of smartphone apps have made travel easier, but choosing the right app for your next trip...

24 Jun 2016

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