After 14 years apart, industry veterans and hoteliers Tony Romer-Lee and Euan McGlashan are back together in their newest venture, PMR Hospitality Partners, which is a boutique African hospitality management company based in Cape Town and Atlanta, US, through its sister firm, Valor Hospitality Partners.
4 Dec 2013 12:14
Indaba and We Are Africa have joined forces to introduce Two Shows One Africa, which they claim will change the face of travel trade shows on the continent, bringing unprecedented business benefits to exhibitors, buyers, and the greater African tourism sector.
3 Dec 2013 15:28
Sandton is set to see its first newly built hotel in four years, when 177 Empire Place, which is being developed by hotel group Executive Apartments and Hotels, opens next year.
By Alistair Anderson 3 Dec 2013 11:48
Trafalgar has devised a programme for its guests that is designed to give them even more and take them further beyond the expected in 2014.
3 Dec 2013 06:51
Demand for quality accommodation will result in Uganda's Protea Hotel Entebbe more than doubling in size less than two years after first opening doors. Construction starts on the new phase of the 73-room hotel in May 2014 and is expected to take approximately a year to complete.
2 Dec 2013 10:35
Our #SpierNewJourney experience started off on rather a damp note - and by damp I mean torrential rain, coal-coloured clouds and significant flooding were in the mix. Once again, Cape Town's unpredictable weather showed its thunderous face. Never mind, a Plan B was made that rivalled its smug cousin, Plan A.
By Ruth Cooper 22 Nov 2013 09:48
Total income for the tourist accommodation sector increased by 8.2% in September compared with the same period last year, Statistics SA said.
20 Nov 2013 10:55
Sun International (SUI) has received approval to operate a casino in Panama‚ triggering the purchase of three floors of the 70-story mixed-use Trump Ocean Club International Hotel and Tower on a freehold basis for US$45.5m.
By Mark Allix 18 Nov 2013 08:04
Oceania Cruises has announced its 2014-2015 Winter Collection, the largest winter launch in the company's history. South Africans can now book one of these incredible cruises through cruise line representative, Cruises International.
3 Oct 2013 09:17
The Blue Marlin Hotel in Scottburgh, on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast, is about to be restored to its former glory. One of South Africa's most well-known family hotels, which enjoyed its heyday between 1950 and 1980, was bought by Sandie Curtis in 1990, who renovated it and successfully marketed it to local and international tourists.
11 Apr 2013 14:07
When Nyeleti Mushwana told her mother her ambition was to open her own hotel, the reaction was disconcerting. Her mother burst into tears. Black people don't go into the hospitality industry, she cried; that's a profession reserved for whites.
13 Aug 2012 14:20
Lonrho has added a new 5-star hotel in Gaborone, Botswana to the Lonrho Hotels portfolio. The group will open the new hotel in July 2012.
28 May 2012 06:56
Seasoned brand and communications specialist, Lungi Morrison has joined the South African Tourism team, as UK country manager.
2 Aug 2011 09:05
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