Mantis Collection News

Mantis Owners Collection launches to luxury travellers

Mantis Owners Collection launches to luxury travellers

Mantis Owners Collection is the latest addition to Mantis, joining the well-established Mantis Collection and Mantis eXtreme portfolios. Launching this month, all of the handpicked properties in the Owners Collection represent the finest examples of their kind and celebrate the culture, gastronomy, architecture and nature of the locations in which they are found.

Mantis plans new hotel in Saint Helena

Mantis plans new hotel in Saint Helena

29th Mar 2015 Hotel News

Mantis have been awarded the contract to develop and manage a new four star hotel on the island of St Helena, a British overseas territory located in the South Atlantic Ocean. This is off the back of the news which also broke this week that Comair have been awarded the first ever scheduled air services between Johannesburg and St Helena Airport.

Mantis eXtreme launches Big 7 on 7 to adventure seekers worldwide

Mantis eXtreme launches Big 7 on 7 to adventure seekers worldwide

Mantis eXtreme, an extraordinary collection of experiences that combine once-in-a-lifetime encounters with iconic places to stay, has created an inspirational list of the most exceptional and enriching wildlife spotting activities on the planet. The ‘Big 7 on 7’ is Mantis eXtreme’s global take on Africa’s big five, given its heritage of introducing species to a number of South African game reserves it is now working on a global scale.

Mantis to offer hospitality on all seven continents

Mantis to offer hospitality on all seven continents

11th Dec 2014 Hotel News

Mantis, a family-run collection of award-winning, privately-owned, five-star properties is now the only hotel group in the world to have a presence on all seven continents. The group has signed with a collection of unique bush camps in Australia, called Wild Bush Luxury, giving Mantis its seventh continental footprint.

Mantis adds Pearl Valley Golf & Country Estate to portfolio

Mantis adds Pearl Valley Golf & Country Estate to portfolio

28th Nov 2014 Hotel News

Mantis has built its collection of more than 70 unique destinations by always finding that one exceptional setting - and that’s why they have chosen Pearl Valley Golf & Country Estate as the home for their latest hotel. This was confirmed today by Mantis founder Adrian Gardiner at the launch of Pearl Valley Hotel. “This will be the largest hotel in the region,” he said.

Mantis Collection appoints de Klerk to head UK sales

Mantis Collection appoints de Klerk to head UK sales

26th Nov 2014 Hotel News

Mantis Collection is proud to announce that Michelle de Klerk will be serving their trade, press and direct clients in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland, with immediate effect. Having joined Mantis five years ago as marketing director of their international portfolio of properties, de Klerk successfully expanded their networks of affluent travellers and high net worth individuals and established strategic partnerships with brands, wealth management firms and private banks.

Africa & Indian Ocean winners revealed at World Travel Awards

Africa & Indian Ocean winners revealed at World Travel Awards

Kenya Tourism Board has successfully defended its title as Africa’s Leading Tourist Board as World Travel Awards winners in Africa & Indian Ocean are revealed. The organisation was among the most successful entrants at the 2014 awards, taking the prize for the third consecutive year, while South Africa Airways took the trophy for Africa’s Leading Airline.

StayWell Hospitality Group links with Mantis for Africa growth

StayWell Hospitality Group links with Mantis for Africa growth

Australia’s StayWell Hospitality Group has teamed up with South African based hospitality group, Mantis Collection to front the growth of its hotel brands throughout sub-Saharan Africa. In a move which will enable StayWell Hospitality Group to obtain more hotels and expand their network even further by establishing its Park Regis and Leisure Inn brands in some of sub-Saharan Africa’s key cities, at prime properties to be procured by Mantis.

New Finch Hattons Camp to open April 2014

New Finch Hattons Camp to open April 2014

15th Feb 2014 Hotel News

After a year-long extensive renovation costing $5.5 million luxury Kenyan camp Finch Hattons will be reopening its doors at the end of April 2014. Now comprising 17 luxury tented guest suites, the camp offers guests a unique opportunity to relive the golden era of safari with elegance, first class comforts and the finest cuisine, surrounded by the spectacle of the great African wilderness.

Mantis sails into 2014 with a host of new properties

Mantis sails into 2014 with a host of new properties

7th Feb 2014 Hotel News

Mantis, a family-run collection of award-winning, privately-owned, five-star properties is starting 2014 with over 25 new additions to the collection following a successful end to 2013. The group, which offers members sales, marketing and management solutions for their boutique businesses, is also the only hospitality group in the world to have a presence on all seven continents.