Fountains Hotel in Cape Town, South Africa Rebrands as Best Western Fountains Hotel
May 2, 2019 12:23pm
PHOENIX, Arizona (May 2, 2019) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts and Fountains Hotel in Cape Town announce the rebranding of the Fountains Hotel.
With 156 guest rooms and suites, the Best Western Fountains Hotel is located in the heart of Cape Town’s central business district. Ideal for both business and leisure travelers, the hotel offers a choice of comfortable bedrooms, the majority with views over the harbour, the bustling Thibault Square or Table Mountain.
The hotel boasts a range of rooms, with air-conditioning, safe, coffee-and-tea making facilities, satellite TV’s, mini-bars and complimentary WiFi. The restaurant offers a sumptuous breakfast, lunch and dinner all in convenient buffet style, whilst 24-hour room service is available as well. Breakfast includes international as well as cooked South-African choices, freshly baked bread, rolls, pastries all from their in-house bakery as well as a range of fruits and yoghurts.
“With this exceptional addition of Best Western Fountains Hotel to our growing presence in Africa, we are excited to add to our presence in Cape Town” said Suzi Yoder, Senior Vice President, International Operations for Best Western Hotels & Resorts. “This addition to our portfolio will allow us to further showcase the Best Western brand to both domestic and international visitors to Cape Town”.
Cape Town, South Africa’s Mother City, and the location of the established Best Western Cape Suites, is renowned for its pleasant climate. The city offers many memorable experiences including the famous Table Mountain, a stroll around the city centre or to the Victoria and Albert Waterfront, Cape Town’s most visited tourist destination, whilst the Cape Town International Convention Centre is a mere 500 meter walk from the hotel.
“We are excited to join the Best Western Hotels & Resorts family of brands and expand our sales efforts using the tools and expertise that Best Western Hotels & Resorts provides” said Jacques Osse, Owner of Best Western Fountains Hotel. “Their established connection with South African Airways means that our local clients can immediately benefit through the Best Western Rewards® loyalty club.”
For more information on the Best Western Fountains Hotel, please visit BestWestern.com/Africa.
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Best Western Hotels & Resorts headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, is a privately held hotel brand with a global network of approximately 4,500 hotels in nearly 100 countries and territories worldwide*. Best Western offers 16 hotel brands to suit the needs of developers and guests in every market. Best Western branded hotels include Best Western®, Best Western Plus®, Best Western Premier®, Executive Residency by Best Western®, Vīb®, GLō®, AidenSM, SadieSM, BW Premier Collection®, and BW Signature Collection®. Through recent acquisition, Best Western now also offers WorldHotels® Luxury, WorldHotels Elite and WorldHotels Distinctive brands. Completing its portfolio, Best Western offers SureStay®, SureStay Plus®, and SureStay Collection® franchises**. Now celebrating more than 70 years of hospitality, Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales and marketing support, and award-winning online and mobile booking capabilities. Best Western continues to set industry records regarding awards and accolades, including 66 percent of the brand’s North American hotels earning a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award in 2018, Business Travel News® ranking Best Western Plus and Best Western number one in upper-midscale and midscale hotel brands respectively for two consecutive years, and Fast Company honoring Best Western Hotels & Resorts with a spot in the Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in the Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality category. Best Western has also won 10 consecutive AAA®/CAA® Lodging Partner of the Year awards, recognizing the brand’s commitment to providing exceptional service and great value to AAA/CAA’s nearly 60 million members in the U.S. and Canada. Best Western-branded hotels were top ranked in breakfast (food and beverage category) by J.D. Power’s 2018 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Study – ranking first for midscale; and second for upper midscale. Nearly 40 million travelers are members of the brand’s award-winning loyalty program Best Western Rewards®, one of the few programs in which members earn points that never expire and can be redeemed at any Best Western-branded hotel worldwide. Best Western’s partnerships with AAA/CAA and Google® Street View provide travelers with exciting ways to interact with the brand. Through its partnership with Google Street View, Best Western is the first major company of its size and scale to launch a virtual reality experience for customers, setting a new industry standard and reinventing how guests view hotels.
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