Transforming Tembisa children’s lives through bed sheets

January 22nd, 2020|0 Comments

January 2020: Piles of sheets have been transformed into a bright start to the new school year for 1,000 learners at Khayalami Primary School in Tembisa, Midrand, under the Sheets for Shirts project. Previously rolled out in the Western Cape, the initiative will now have a national footprint by transforming the lives of children in Johannesburg. The school uniform shirts are made from high quality sheets sourced from eight [...]

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 [...]