The rise of mixed-use developments in SA

The “Mixed-Use” Concept: A View from South Africa In urban areas, different types of properties evolve at varying rates. Coffee shops and small eateries might spring up in a gritty area before the appearance of shared work spaces. Studio apartments ...
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The rise of mixed-use developments in SA

08/23/2019

The “Mixed-Use” Concept: A View from South Africa In urban areas, different types of properties evolve at varying rates. Coffee shops and small eateries might spring up in a gritty area before the appearance of shared work spaces. Studio apartments might be drawing in more people and leading to round-the-clock activity in places where once…

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National Spa Management Winner Joins Arabella Hotel & Spa

07/22/2011

Francisco Caceres Garcia, winner of the Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Spa Management Excellence Award 2011, has taken over the management of the luxurious spa at Arabella Hotel & Spa, managed by African Pride Hotels. Through the success of the previous awards, the Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Spa Awards increases in stature each year, providing South African and…

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Madame Zingara Celebrates 10 Years

07/13/2011

July, 2011: The countdown has begun. Next month the venerable Spiegel Tent Victoria makes her way home to Cape Town and sets up shop for a brand new show in Madame Zingara’s Theatre of Dreams on 1 September 2011. Durban, the tent’s current location, is seeing the close of the Love Magic Tour and Capetonians…

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Travel Professionals Need a Break

07/11/2011

Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Melrose Arch knows just how hard travel professionals work for their daily bread and would like to reward one of them with a trip to Thailand. The hotel is running a competition for agents until August 5, 2011, with the prize a trip to the country with glorious white beaches,…

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Top School for Top GMs

07/07/2011

Top School for Top GMs: The Protea Hospitality Group’s General Managers of the Year, Anton Gillis (left) of the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Melrose Arch and Gary Koetser of the African Pride Crystal Towers Hotel & Spa in Cape Town, have just returned from the prestigious School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University in…

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Protea Hotels is Club Travel’s Wild Wild Best

06/28/2011

Not only did the Sunday Times Generation Next Survey vote the Protea Hospitality Group too cool for school, but the Protea Hospitality Group is also the Wild, Wild Best according to Club Travel! At the Club Travel Conference 2011 held at Spier in the Western Cape in June, Protea Hotels was named Group Supplier of…

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AFRICAN PRIDE HOTELS’ ARABELLA HOTEL & SPA HAS WORLD-BEATING CONFERENCE FACILITIES

06/27/2011

The Kogelberg Centre/Ballroom provides spectacular views over the adjoining golf course, the pristine lagoon and the surrounding nature reserve.  With up-to-date audio visual equipment, modern technology, wifi connectivity and beautiful organic décor, this multi-functional room is equally appropriate for any type of occasion, product launch, social event or conference. The double-volume room measures in at…

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