Business and leisure travelers alike pass through its gates often, either as a gateway to the rest of the world, or to experience the vibrant hub that is Africa’s second biggest city, but OR Tambo International Airport is more than just a stopover. 1. It’s had two historically significant names. Founded in 1952 as Jan Smuts […]
Information, tips and tricks for the business traveller in particular.
What better way to see in a new year than with a makeover? Our Courtyard Hotel Eastgate took the idea of new beginnings seriously and had had a luxurious makeover – just for you. We love the new look so much that we just had to give our guests a quick sneak peak, so get […]
We know our guests have big hearts, but being busy business travellers, don’t always have the time to do as much as they’d like for charities and non-profit organisations.
Lindiwe officially joined us at City Lodge Hotel Group mid-September, and brings with her a wealth of knowledge, as well as an exciting vision for South Africa’s hotel industry going forward. We are incredibly excited about her appointment, and thought we’d ask her to open up a little to our guests and online community about her impressive history in this industry, as well as her plans for her new position as one of our Divisional Directors: Operations.
Most of our guests stay with us while on business trips, and we know how difficult it can be to stay productive when traveling (or just simply during a month filled with public holidays like April). So it’s to this end that we want to impart some great productivity advice to not only help you […]
Today, 16th October, is World Food Day – a day to acknowledge the lack of available resources around the globe, as well as a call to try and change this fact. City Lodge Hotel Group joined Food & Trees for Africa in visiting Mother Touch Academy to help plant vegetables and fruit trees for the […]
We are very pleased to announce that the City Lodge Hotel Group had two national winners in the 1 and 2 star hotel category, Road Lodge East London and Town Lodge Midrand, in last week’s 2014 Annual Lilizela/Imvelo Sustainable Development Awards. This is a wonderful and well deserved achievement for General Managers, Francois van Heerden […]
We are proud to announce our recent partnership with MTN to bring world class Wi-Fi connectivity and cutting edge communication technology to our 51 hotel strong group. Utilising MTN’s high speed next generation fibre optic network, we will be upgrading the Wi-Fi internet and voice services for our guests, while also enhancing our internal network, […]