Sheets For Shirts: Changing children’s lives by repurposing bed sheets

August 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

Sheets For Shirts: Changing children’s lives by repurposing bed sheets   July 2019: Just over 280 king-size sheets are all it takes to change the lives of learners at Eastville Primary School in Mitchell’s Plain. With the support, and a steady supply of sheets, from 10 Marriott International properties in Cape Town, the Sheets for Shirts project not only provides school clothing for children but is also empowering women. The [...]

Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! by Marriott opens in Durban Edgy and innovative hotel brand comes to uMhlanga Ridge

July 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! by Marriott opens in Durban Edgy and innovative hotel brand comes to uMhlanga Ridge Cape Town, 17 July 2019: Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! by Marriott Durban uMhlanga Ridge officially opened this month, making it the first Fire & Ice! by Marriott hotel in KwaZulu-Natal and the fourth in South Africa. A highly anticipated addition to the brand’s fast-growing portfolio, it joins Fire & [...]

PROTEA HOTELS BY MARRIOTT VOTED COOLEST HOTEL BRAND

June 18th, 2019|0 Comments

PROTEA HOTELS BY MARRIOTT VOTED COOLEST HOTEL BRAND IN SOUTH AFRICA FOR THE 9TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR   CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA, 18 June 2019: For an impressive ninth consecutive year, Protea Hotels by Marriott® has been named South Africa’s Coolest Hotel Brand in the Sunday Times Generation Next Survey for 2019. This coveted recognition further reinforces the brand’s deep understanding of a rapidly evolving market and its growing traction [...]

ACCOMMODATION CAPACITY IN KAMPALA, UGANDA, TO BE BOOSTED WITH NEW HOTEL OPENING

June 13th, 2019|0 Comments

ACCOMMODATION CAPACITY IN KAMPALA, UGANDA, TO BE BOOSTED WITH NEW HOTEL OPENING Protea Hotel by Marriott Kampala Skyz opens on 28 May 2019 Cape Town, 10 June 2019: Expanding its presence in Uganda, Protea Hotels by Marriott® has opened a new 4-star hotel in the capital, Kampala – the Protea Hotel by Marriott Kampala Skyz. This brings the total number of hotels managed by the hotel brand in the [...]

Coolest Hotel Group 2018

June 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Hotel group’s reputation as the coolest in SA amplifies a successful marketing strategy In an announcement highlighting the group’s appeal in the South African market, Protea Hotels by Marriott International® has been named the country’s Coolest Hotel Group for 2018. It’s the eighth time in a row that the group has won this award, indicating an understanding of an evolving marketplace. Avukile Mabombo, Group Marketing Manager, Protea Hotels by [...]