Venue News

AC Hotels by Marriott opens first hotel in Africa

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AC Hotels by Marriott, Marriott International’s European-inspired lifestyle brand, today announced the opening of AC Hotel Cape Town Waterfront marking the debut of the brand in Middle East and Africa. Owned and developed by the Amdec Group, the hotel demonstrates the sophisticated and timeless European design that is true to the AC Hotel brand, interpreted […]

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New San Deck showcases the best in African elegance

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One of Sandton’s most stylish outdoor spaces – San Deck – has reopened following a full refurbishment, bringing to life a uniquely African meeting spot carved into the Sandton skyline.

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Your event environment makes all the difference

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A white board is a white board and a chair at a conference or presentation is just a forgotten chair unless you place it in an extraordinary environment that sparks your imagination. Then, it returns to you as a present moment in time, one that reminds you of an exceptional experience delivered to you again […]

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Plan your perfect year end function

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As we race towards the end of the year, it’s time to consider what needs to be planned for the perfect year end function. There is still time to put together the ideal mix of food, fun and camaraderie.

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Tourism is vital to sustain South Africa’s game reserves

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Tourism minister, Derek Hanekom, says growing safari tourism is vital to sustain and develop South Africa’s game reserves, the conservation work they do and the benefits they bring to surrounding communities.

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A win for conservation at Kuzuko Lodge

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Ashia Cheetah Conservation, a registered non-profit company, has accomplished the first phase of the release of a four-year old captive-born cheetah named Jasmin, into the protected wild. The non-profit company was set up to finance and manage the Release Programme of Ashia, a new world-class sanctuary and working farm outside Paarl in South Africa’s Western […]

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