Africa hotels

Modern and affordable hotels aimed at the African middle class

The Kasada Hospitality Fund recently acquired the 414-room Safari Hotels and Conference Center in Windhoek, Namibia Kasada Capital Management is an independent investment platform within the Kasada group, dedicated to the hotel industry in sub-Saharan Africa. The group owns hotels operated under the brands of its strategic partner Accor, including …

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ICYMI: Pig Hotels, Helicopter Cub Hunting and African Gecko Passage

Pork producers in China keep pigs in 13-story “pig hotels” allegedly to protect them from disease. President Joe Biden signs an executive order calling for half of all cars sold in the United States by 2030 to be zero emissions. Its EPA and the Department of Transportation are announcing a …

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Radisson adds four luxury hotels in Morocco: Travel Weekly

Radisson Hotel Group announced the opening of four luxury hotels in Morocco, continuing the company’s continued expansion in the North West African country. The properties are located in Al Hoceima, Taghazout Bay and Saidia, and with the additions, the company’s portfolio in Morocco includes 10 hotels in operation or under …

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Hotels are opening the door to the next evolution of room service: Travel Weekly

For some travelers, app-based food delivery companies like Grubhub and UberEats have already made hotel room service all but obsolete. However, a few pioneering hospitality players have found ways to use delivery apps to their advantage, leveraging new partnerships to put a modern, technological spin on traditional room service concepts. …

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12 hotels around the world that design lovers must visit

Summer is well under way, which means there is a good chance that you are preparing for a vacation abroad. There are plenty of options when it comes to deciding where to stay during your trip, so we’re here to help you choose a Hotel which offers excellent service and …

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Preferred Hotels & Resorts announces the next phase of WHERE NEXT? Global campaign with launch of hotel buyout experiences

To meet the growing demand for private and secluded getaways, Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest independent brand, announced the launch of WHERE NEXT? Takeovers – the second phase of its WHERE NEXT global market? countryside. Whether they want to escape to a Bermuda beach retreat or a legendary …

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Zimbabwe: Hotels ask government to review lockdown as occupancy drops to zero

The hospitality industry has pleaded with the government to review the current stringent Covid-19 lockdown restrictions as room occupancy levels hit zero as the industry faces huge financial losses. Speaking to NewZimbabwe.com on Saturday, the President of the Hospitality Association of Zimbabwe (HAZ), Clive Chinwada, lamented the low levels of …

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12 boutique hotels outside major U.S. cities that justify a road trip

One of the many advantages of a luxury resort is the myriad of amenities. From multi-story spas with plunge pools, immaculately decorated treatment suites and lounge areas to renowned resident restaurants that even locals are dying to try, the resorts can satisfy just about any whim of its thousands of …

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African hotel investor sees potential for budget / mid-range hotels

The Kasada Hospitality Fund recently acquired the 414 room Safari Hotels and Conference Center in Windhoek, Namibia. Kasada Capital Management is an independent investment platform within the Kasada group, dedicated to the hotel industry in sub-Saharan Africa. The group has hotels operated under the brands of its strategic partner Accor, …

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Best Luxury Hotels in Egypt 2021

An ancient civilization that connects North Africa with the Middle East, Egypt contains some of the world’s greatest wonders and most iconic monuments. Some visit here to explore the Pyramids of Giza, the Valley of the Kings and the Tombs of the Pharaohs. Others come for the dazzling seaside resorts, …

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All Sun International hotels and resorts have closed due to Level 4 lockdown restrictions

Update: Sun International said two of its properties will remain open during level four, namely The Table Bay Hotel in Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront and The Boardwalk in Gqeberha. All other hotels and casinos will be temporarily closed for the next 14 days. Sun International has made the decision to …

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Iranian absentee voting events at US hotels raise sanctions and ethical questions

Iran’s apparent use of 20 US-based hotel properties as polling stations for its recent presidential election has raised questions about hotel owners’ compliance with US sanctions and the appropriateness of their involvement in a a vote that Washington called neither free nor fair. The United States was one of dozens …

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These airport hotels will keep you feeling relaxed and rested

Business trips, family vacations, weddings and reunions – it seems like all of these postponed travel plans are happening again as air travel around the world increases. In the United States alone, authorities have resumed screening more than two million people a day at airports across the country.* With exceptional …

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Best luxury hotels in Park Lane 2022

Long recognized as one of the most salubrious addresses in the capital, Park Lane is one of Monopoly’s most beloved locations. And it has had many famous residents: Fred Astaire, Philip Sassoon and Douglas Fairbanks Jr. all lived here. While General Dwight D. Eisenhower, Somerset Maugham, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard …

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Massachusetts has one of the best black-owned hotels in the United States, according to Sweet July

Summer Book a stay there for “the ultimate road trip”, according to the magazine. The Oak Bluffs Inn on Martha’s Vineyard. Jeremy Driesden Photography Travelers supporting black-owned hotels this summer will find one of the best on Martha’s Vineyard, according to sweet july. Let us know: What does Juneteenth mean …

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Best luxury hotels in Switzerland 2022

This mountainous country may be tiny, but ranks among the most innovative nations in the world. In addition to its stunning Alpine towns and villages, cities like Zurich, Geneva and Vienna feature incredible architecture and consistently high standards of living. Heidi’s home and birthplace of the Red Cross is also …

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Region Snapshot: 290 Hotels to Launch Across Africa

According to the construction database TOPHOTELPROJECTS, development continues apace across the continent, fueled by strong activity in North Africa. Our researchers report that 290 hotel programs with a total of 63,561 rooms will open across Africa in the coming years. We take a closer look at these upcoming launches – …

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Hotels have been hit hardest by lockdown restrictions, accommodations data shows

Housing income fell 35.9% year-on-year in March 2021. (iStock) The impact of coronavirus-related closures and travel bans is still being reflected in the tourist accommodation sector. Data released by Stats SA shows a negative year-on-year trend for tourist accommodation in March this year. Hotel accommodation took the biggest hit. Unadjusted …

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Double-branded hotel on historic church site progresses

Corrections and Clarifications: A previous version of this story incorrectly listed the university’s name near the Hampton Inn and Homewood Suites by Hilton Indianapolis Canal IUPUI. The university is Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Construction of a new two-brand hotel near Canal Walk will soon be completed on the site of …

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19 of the World’s Most Incredible Hotels • Hotel Designs

The inspiration for each of the three villa types – Paddy Field, Hill Pool and Beach Pool – is rooted in the Vietnamese tradition of architecture as an art form. A modern reinterpretation of the traditional mansions typical of Vietnam’s tribal cultures, the villas have been built in an ecological …

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2020 South Africa Lodging Industry Report with Protea Hotels, Sun International, Tsogo Sun, Onomo and Cradle Boutique Hotel – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–“The Accommodation Industry in South Africa 2020” Report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This hospitality industry report includes information on the size and state of the industry and factors influencing it, including the coronavirus crisis, travel and tourism statistics and trends, and operations. on titles. There are …

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Transcorp Hotels launches Aura platform in Nigeria

Nigeria: Transcorp Hotels, Africa’s leading hotel brand, has announced the launch of Aura, an Airbnb-style platform, as the continent’s tourism industry prepares for the anticipated post-pandemic travel recovery. The platform is the company’s first alternative accommodation database and will connect travelers to accommodations, restaurants and cultural experiences across Nigeria. Similar …

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Africa’s newest hotels for design lovers in 2021

Travel to Mozambique, South Africa, Botswana and Morocco to discover the most stylish designer stays set to debut across Africa in the coming year. The soon to be opened Kisawa Sanctuary Spa in Mozambique. Kisawa Shrine Kisawa Sanctuary, Mozambique Kisawa’s founder, Nina Flohr, is behind the creative direction of this …

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Choice Hotels creates franchise-focused group for black American hoteliers

For fifteen years, Choice Hotels has reinforced its longstanding commitment to diversity through its Emerging Markets program. In early December, Choice launched Choice Hotels Owners African American Alliance (CHOAAA), the hospitality industry’s only franchisee group dedicated to Black and African American hoteliers. CHOAAA will provide ongoing representation, support and advocacy …

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Radisson Hotel Group plans five new hotels in Africa : Travel Weekly

Radisson Hotel Group has announced the addition of five hotels to its African portfolio with openings in Nigeria, South Africa and Ghana. The Radisson Blu Hotel Abuja City Center in Nigeria is scheduled to open in 2024. Located in the heart of the central business district of Nigeria’s federal capital, …

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10 Best Luxury Hotels in Southern Africa

With Southern Africa currently bathed in the joys of summer, there’s no better time to visit if you’re looking for an unforgettable vacation. Magnificent sunsets, an unparalleled safari experience and stunning beaches are just some of the endless pleasures that await you in the southern part of Africa. We’ve put …

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10 of the best hotels in Africa

There is no place like Africa. Much beauty can be found in the variety available in this vast continent. So much so that curious souls looking to explore find themselves constantly debating where to start. Perhaps you are looking to delve into the rich history of Egypt and its mysterious …

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10 Best Luxury Hotels in West Africa You Must Visit

For a developing region like West Africa, luxury has a cost; although it may be a little pricey, it’s fair to conclude that every ounce of money spent is worth it. The current niche is sophistication, and every hotel development or management consciously follows the path to be relevant and …

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7/10 best hotels in Africa in Cape Town

Every year Travel and leisure release them The best prices in the world aimed at recognizing excellence in specific areas and their list of ’10 Best Urban Hotels in Africa’ really highlighted the excellent offer of city hotels in Cape Town. The list includes 10 of Africa’s best city hotels, …

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Marriott, Hilton and AccorHotels plan major hotel expansion projects in Africa — Quartz Africa

Over the next decade, affluent Africans – and visitors to the continent – ​​will have many more hotel options to choose from. That’s because some of the world’s biggest hotel chains are betting big on plans to expand into Africa. AccorHotels, Africa’s largest hotel operator with brands like Sofitel, Novotel …

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