Hotel Owner Faces Public Criticism After Banning Overweight Guests
A hotel owner has been accused of discrimination after an online disclaimer said guests weighing over 20 stone should not book. Hotelier Angelika Hargesheimer reportedly advised guests hoping to stay at her Beachhotel Sahlenburg in the beachside town of Cuxhaven, Germany, that the "interior is not suitable for people with a bodyweight of more…
‘Government statutory requirement remains a challenge to hospitality sector in Africa’
According to the 2019 W Hospitality Group’s Africa Pipeline Report, Marriott led the way with a number of rooms and hotels (for hotel groups),
Dinner for lovers at Four Points By Sheraton
The Four Points by Sheraton Lagos is set to deliver a uniquely inspiring haven of love to its esteemed customers during this year’s Valentine’s season.
Lady found dead in hotel room
An unidentified girl has been found dead in a hotel in Amukpe area of Sapele, Delta State after a tryst with her yet-to-be-identified partner. It was gathered that the deceased had lodged in the hotel on Wednesday with a male partner, who was believed to be her boyfriend.
Visit Egypt and see Nigeria’s backwardness: A 2019 Egypt Total AFCON diary
From the first moment of boarding the Egypt Air to when the flight landed at the Cairo International Airport, there was a seeming breath of fresh air. Though the atmosphere was charged, the freshness of the environment was welcoming.
Man flees after killing partner in hotel room
A yet-to-be-identified lady has been found dead in Owerri, the capital of Imo State. The lifeless body of the fair-skinned lady was found beneath a bed in a hotel room in Owerri on Sunday, while her male partner, who also checked into the hotel, had fled.
Sri Lanka bomber queued at hotel buffet then unleashed devastation
The suicide bomber waited patiently in a queue for the Easter Sunday breakfast buffet at Sri Lanka's Cinnamon Grand hotel before setting off explosives strapped to his back. Carrying a plate, the man, who had registered at the hotel the night before as Mohamed Azzam Mohamed, was just about to be served when he set…
Wheatbaker: Nigeria’s leading boutique hotel
The Wheatbaker has been voted Nigeria’s Leading Boutique Hotel by Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean. The announcement was made recently at the 2018 Gala awards ceremony in Durban, South Africa, which was attended by hundreds of leading travel and hospitality industry leaders from across Africa. World Travel Awards has been honouring excellence in…
Jumia Travel marks anniversary with juicy hotel, flight offerings
As Jumia Travel, the leading travel agency, marks its 6th anniversary between July 16 and 29, the travel agency says it has juicy hotels and flights offers for its teeming customers across the country. The travel agency, which has over 25,000 hotels on its platform, has democratised travel for Nigerians by offering the best available…
Lagos community, hotel differ on cause of flood
Residents of Old Ewu/Ogunyinka streets and environs in the Mafoluku area of Oshodi, Lagos State, are appealing to the state government to come to their aid and stem the tide of flood that is ravaging their neighbourhood. Some of them who spoke to The Guardian explained that they have been at the mercy of the…