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African Hotel Group Cresta Hotels launch a new property in Cape Town

Cresta Hotels Group Executive, Chipo Mandela said Cresta Grande was formally opened on Thursday April 15, aimed at leisure and business travellers in the four-star market.

The hotel is a 19-storey building in the Cape Town CBD, originally built as an office block in the late 1970s and situated on an historic street that was o… read more

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Radisson signs third hotel in Zambia

Nestled on the banks of one of Africa’s longest rivers, the Zambezi, in Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, 5km south of the historic city of Livingstone, just 4km northwest of the Victoria Falls, one of the seven natural wonders of the world and a Unesco world heritage si… read more

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Seven Instagram tips to generate leads for your hotel business

Do you know how people search for hotels nowadays? They visit hotel search/booking platforms to find hotels in their destination. Once they find some names, they head to Instagram to check the hotels out.

Why Instagram? Because they know that's where they can find pictures and video-proofs of the quality of the hotel they're taking.… read more

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The future of the hotel sector in Africa after Covid-19

How badly has the pandemic affected the wildlife-based tourism sector in Africa?

The pandemic has had a devastating impact. For the over 300 million hectares of protected areas under African government control, of which national parks constitute the largest area, tourism was a major component of the economies these areas relied upon. Evide… read more

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Wilderness Safaris opens a new property in Bostwana

Wilderness Safaris is delighted to announce the opening of the completely rebuilt DumaTau Camp, as well as Little DumaTau – a co-located but smaller and more intimate camp – in northern Botswana’s Linyanti Wilderness Reserve. The two new camps are situated on the same site as the previous DumaTau, to take advantage of… read more

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Ghana: Labadi Beach Hotel vaccinates all 203 staff members

All of the 203 members of staff of Ghana’s leading hotel, Labadi Beach Hotel, have received their first jabs of the AstraZeneca vaccines as of Friday 12th March 2021.

The vaccination according to the Hotel’s General Manager Rene Vincent-Ernst is another testimony of how the hotel takes its loyal staff and patrons and guest… read more

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Hotel Sky Sandton introduces robot staff

While South Africa is known for its beauty, safaris and culture, the country also offers the latest innovations. Hotel Sky Sandton, in Johannesburg, has become the first establishment on the continent to use automated attendants, with the recent introduction of its robot staff.

Robots Lexi, Micah and Ariel are the hotel's ans… read more

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Kempinski Seychelles Resort continues to excel at its green mission

Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare has introduced various corporate engagement initiatives that serve to inspire guests, colleagues and other stakeholders to share the passion for sustainability, and in 2021, the luxury hotel continues to strive to become even “greener”. This month, Kempinski Seychelles Resort was delighted to be ret… read more

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City Lodge Hotel Group Launches Magnesium-Enriched Hydration Stations

Staying hydrated is a fundamental part of staying healthy, and City Lodge Hotel Group (CLHG) has made it easier and safer for guests to do so. While South Africa does have good quality drinking water, there is nothing as convenient as a bottle of filtered water for guests on-the-go.

Hydration Stations are currently being roll… read more

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