Tsogo Sun will install a desalination plant for its Cape Town hotels and resorts so pressure can be taken off the municipal water supply in the midst of a region-wide drought.
The Spier conferencing experience is certainly for the conscious guest. Not only does the venue offer food and drinks that benefit local communities but last year it also installed a solar power system on the roof of its Conference Centre, which will offset approximately 40 percent of the centre’s annual power usage.
‘There are so many options when it comes to venues for conferences, and the more you see, the harder it can be to choose the right one,’ says Chantel Reynell, an experienced workshop and conference organiser and the current hospitality manager at Langebaan Country Estate.
As the City of Cape Town’s water officials work tirelessly to avoid Day Zero; the Westin Cape Town, a hotel on the Cape Town International Convention Centre precinct is 100 percent committed to the cause; currently the hotel saves around one million litres of water a month.
The West Coast may be South Africa’s best-kept secret holiday destination. But visitor numbers show the secret is spreading.
Situated in the heart of the Cape Winelands, Le Franschhoek Hotel and Spa is the ultimate countryside getaway. Capturing the essence of luxury, the impeccably appointed Le Franschhoek offers postcard views over the majestic Franschhoek Mountains and is the perfect setting from which to explore the Cape Wine Route.