AC Hotels by Marriott opens first hotel in Middle East and Africa in South Africa’s Mother City

AC Motels by Marriott, Marriott Worldwide’s European-inspired life-style model, at this time introduced the opening of AC Resort Cape City Waterfront marking the debut of the model in Center East and Africa.

Owned and developed by the Amdec Group, the resort demonstrates the subtle and timeless European design that’s true to the AC Resort model, interpreted for its Cape City location. Conveniently situated simply minutes away from the buzzing Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the resort is only a 25-minute drive from Cape City Worldwide Airport inside the metropolis’s thriving central enterprise district.

“We’re delighted to open our very first AC Resort by Marriott in Center East and Africa in Cape City, additional strengthening our long-standing partnership with the Amdec Group” stated Alex Kyriakidis President and Managing Director Center East and Africa Marriott Worldwide. “The opening of this resort reinforces our dedication to driving development for our life-style manufacturers in South Africa in response to a continued demand from discerning vacationers searching for motels with type and purposeful design, whereas additionally offering distinctive and genuine experiences.”

Commenting on the announcement, James Wilson, Amdec Group CEO says: “We’re proud to pave the way in which for Marriott Worldwide’s development plans in South Africa and assist to open up new markets for the world’s main resort firm and its many loyal company from across the globe. The Yacht Membership combined use growth, the place the AC Motels by Marriott is located, is the second property in our portfolio of iconic precincts to welcome Marriott, with Melrose Arch in Johannesburg being the primary, and Harbour Arch in Cape City, to observe.  We’re thrilled with the opening of AC Resort Cape City Waterfront and consider it’s going to present one other excellent place for worldwide vacationers to remain when visiting town. It’s thrilling to be a part of creating new dimensions for hospitality and tourism within the nation and, by doing so, present extra alternatives for guests and locals alike.”

With 188 spacious and classy but effectively designed rooms that boast unparalleled views of the imposing Desk Mountain, Lion’s Head and Sign Hill, AC Resort Cape City Waterfront introduces a “new approach to resort” to the dynamic metropolis of Cape City. The resort homes the signature AC Lounge, a artistic hotspot by day and social hub by evening that serves native craft and in addition to expertly made signature drinks. Visitors can savor the model’s Spanish roots with delectable tapas from contemporary and domestically sourced elements on the AC Kitchen or have a fast chew on the AC Market, providing handy seize and go.

Different options embrace the AC Library, a quiet area lined with fascinating and ever-evolving studying materials tucked away from the thrill in addition to a health middle with state-of-the-art gear. Situated inside strolling distance from the Cape City Worldwide Conference Centre, it additionally options 4 versatile assembly rooms and a boardroom with a complete of 250 sqm of occasion area, boasting pure gentle and gorgeous Harbour views.

“With the Spanish heritage of the AC Motels by Marriott model, our design-driven resort brings new inspiration to town,” stated Michael Liffmann, Normal Supervisor of AC Motels Cape City Waterfront. “We offer all the things important you want – and nothing you don’t – making a seamless, tranquil and frictionless expertise for our company, whether or not they’re touring for enterprise or leisure.”

The resort’s inexperienced standing additionally units it aside from different institutions within the Mom Metropolis. A few of its inexperienced initiatives embrace: a desalination plant; inhabitants sensor lighting to save lots of energy; warmth pumps to provide scorching water, eliminating the usage of warmth parts, in addition to biodegradable straws and packaging. “Within the age wherein we reside, we merely can’t ignore that our valuable pure sources are being depleted quicker and quicker, earlier than we’re even in a position to determine replacements or various strategies. At AC Resort Cape City Waterfront, we’re dedicated to introducing inexperienced initiatives to assist save our planet and preserve it for future generations,” added Liffmann.

AC Resort Cape City Waterfront is a major addition to Marriott Worldwide’s fast-growing portfolio in South Africa. Protea Motels by Marriott, Marriott Motels, Autograph Assortment, Westin and Sheraton are a few of the different manufacturers which might be at the moment current within the nation at this time


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