04 April 2020: Summary of Current Events – Covid-19 Southern Africa

Property Updates

Fairmont Zimbali Resort – Closure

In view of Covid-19, Fairmont Zimbali Resort has closed until end Apr 20.

Victoria Falls River Lodge – Closure

In compliance with official ordinances issued worldwide, Victoria Falls River Lodge will be suspending services until further notice.

African Sun Closure of Hotels and Resorts

With effect from 30 Mar 20, African Sun has closed the following strategic business units, hotels and resorts:

Elephant Hills Resort and Conference Centre, Victoria Falls;

The Victoria Falls Hotel

Monomotapa Hotel, Harare

Hwange Safari Lodge

The Kingdom at Victoria Falls

Holiday Inn Harare

Holiday Inn Bulawayo

Great Zimbabwe Hotel, Masvingo

African Sun will continue to monitor the situation and will consider the reopening of some or all of their strategic business units, hotels and resorts after the stipulated period of 21 days lockdown in Zimbabwe.

Ilala Lodge – Closure

Ilala Lodge Hotel will be temporarily closed from 03 Mar 20. This announcement comes as a result of the directive of a 21-day lockdown by the Zimbabwean Government in an effort to ease the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Kariega Game Reserve – Closure

Based on current developments in the world and South Africa, Kariega Game Reserve will be temporarily closed until 30 Jun 20.

Contact us at any time for assistance or further information.

Email: info@thompsonsafrica.co.za

Tel: +27 31 275 3500


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