Information, tips and tricks for the business traveller in particular.
It has been confirmed that the City Lodge Hotel Group has reached an agreement with Nairobi-based Fairview Hotel Limited to obtain full ownership of both Fairview Hotel and Country Lodge. This deal was completed after Fairview Hotel agreed to sell its 50% of the joint venture between the two companies. First expansion outside South Africa [...]
Taking excellent care of your out-of-town clients when they’re on your turf is vitally important to the business relationship. While we could sum up the entire philosophy of how to host them with the age-old adage of ‘treat others as you would like to be treated’, it can be helpful to have a few concrete [...]
Ever wondered who’s responsible for fluffing your pillows? Or who keeps your room nice and toasty during the cold winter months? What about why every staff member at all of the City Lodge Hotel Group hotels are just so happy, all of the time? If you’ve ever simply wondered what it would be like to [...]
The City Lodge Hotel Group is forever striving to improve the service it offers its guests, wanting to give them a ‘home away from home’ experience. It is with this in mind that the group has greatly increased the complimentary wireless internet (Wi-Fi) availability at its hotels! As of 1 January 2014 guests staying at [...]
Wish 2013 would just end already? Join the club! We’re all feeling exhausted, drained and completely lacking in focus and energy. The only thing that will help? A holiday. Yes, a long one. With sandy beaches, cocktails, sunshine and absolutely nothing to do except eat, nap and enjoy yourself. Unfortunately that isn’t always possible. Some [...]
The Sunday Times Top 100 Companies, in association with Johnnie Walker, is an annual awards banquet, held this year at the Sandton Convention Centre. The event celebrates those companies who have delivered the best return on investment, acknowledging the best-performing businesses on the JSE, based on their shareholder returns over the past five years. At [...]
What are the top ten restaurants for business meetings? Well, it’s quite simple – the country’s top ranked restaurants are the best for business, because if you’re wanting to impress a client, you want to take them somewhere great, right? Put them in a good mood with excellent service, super tasty food, and world-class wines? [...]