Articles tagged 'meikles hotel'

Meikles eyes East Africa tourists 10 December 2018 HARARE - Meikles Limited is expanding its marketing programmes to East Africa to attract potential visitors showing interests in Zimbabwe. Meikles' hospitality commercial director Tham Mpofu, said visits have been made to Kenya as part of efforts to build up new markets and encouraging greater...
Meikles appoints new executive chef 16 April 2018 HARARE - Five-star Meikles Hotel in Harare has appointed a new executive chef, Bosco Govera, to the post with his 28 years' local and international experience in the culinary arts. He succeeds Chris Gonzo, who retired earlier this year after more than 40 years in the hospitality industry. A...
Meikles completes $8,5 million refurbishment 14 April 2016 HARARE - Harare's five-star Meikles Hotel has completed the $8,5 million refurbishment and refashioning of its north wing. The project, which was started in April 2012 when the entire wing was closed for complete renovation, has resulted in the hotel having some of the most modern and luxuriou...
Meikles marks 100 years with vintage cars 16 November 2015 HARARE - Over 20 vintage cars  made a rare appearance in Harare's Central Business District on Saturday as part of Meikles Hotel's centenary celebrations. Among some of the hotel's revered events is hosting dignitaries to the 1980 independence celebrations and hosting an array of icons, includ...
Wine-tasting still common in Zim 12 April 2015 HARARE - Did you know wine has legs? Yes it does, the legs are the ones that will tell you how rich in alcohol rich it is. So when you see wine experts swirling the wine and then looking at the glass they will be looking for the legs, which is, in lay man's language, the time the wine takes to...
Refurbishment boosts Meikles' occupancy 30 October 2013 HARARE - Listed Meikles Limited says its five-star Meikles Hotel has experienced increased occupancy following the completion of a $8,5 million refurbishment. However, the group could not disclose the figures as they are in a “closed period”, but said occupancy levels had surpassed last year's...