Marriott Debuts Autograph Collection in South Africa
Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott's collection of passionately independent hotels, has welcomed five African Pride Hotels to its growing portfolio, debuting the brand in South Africa.
The hotels include, African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel, African Pride 15 on Orange Hotel, African Pride Mount Grace Country House & Spa, African Pride Irene Country Lodge, Arabella Hotel & Spa and Arabella Country Estate. African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel: Ideally situated in the heart of Johannesburg, the 118 room, residential hotel is a unique blend of chic design and outstanding service.
Located in a bustling neighborhood, brimming with cafés, high street fashion and more, the hotel sets the tone for a distinctly contemporary urban experience within a pulsating city. African Pride 15 On Orange Hotel: Set in the trendy Gardens area of Cape Town, the hotel is a short distance from city center and offers convenient access to the city’s world-famous landmarks.
With 129 contemporary rooms, the hotel reflects a quirky style and stand-out decor. It features a rooftop pool, a spar, chandelier pod and panoramic views of the majestic Table Mountain. African Pride Mount Grace Country House & Spa: Nestled amongst the ruggedly beautiful Magaliesburg Mountains, merely an hour’s drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria, the 121 room intimate hotel offers a serene country escape. African Pride Irene Country Lodge: Located in the quaint and historical village of Irene, in the heart of Gauteng, African Pride Irene Country Lodge is a haven of peace and tranquility.
With scenic and beautiful lakeside views, the lodge boasts of 75 spacious rooms a range of dining options and an award winning Spa. Arabella Hotel & Spa, Arabella Country Estate: Situated in the heart of the Kogelberg Biosphere, close to Hermanus' the world-famous whale watching destination, the 145 room Arabella Hotel & Spa overlooks a spectacularly attractive natural lagoon, surrounded by a lush landscape.
The hotel boasts a 18-hole golf course, ranked amongst the best in the country, exquisite on-site dining options, an award winning spa, a fully equipped fitness center and swimming pools.