InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport Receives Prestigious Award


Event Africa Contributor March 11, 2020 Awards

Tsogo Sun Hotels is proud to announce that the InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport Hotel (https://www.tsogosun.com/intercontinental-or-tambo-airport) has been presented with the prestigious IHG IMEA Franchise Hotel of the Year awards.

Thirty-eight franchise hotels in the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) across India, the Middle East and Asia each year eagerly participate in the IHG IMEA Franchise Hotel of the Year awards. The award for 2019 was presented to General Manager of the InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, Samantha Clingham, recognising her outstanding leadership and focus on delivering value to owners, as well as a commitment to the hotel’s people and delivering a great guest experience. Clingham was commended for demonstrating excellent managerial skills and being an exceptional role model.

Commenting at the award ceremony in Bahrain, Amith Khana, Head of Operations Support & Franchise for India, Middle East & Africa, “Amazing. Outstanding. Charming. Impeccable. These are just a few examples of the way guests describe Samantha Clingham of the InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. It is little wonder that this hotel is a multiple Global and Continental winner of the World Luxury Hotel Awards for three years running. Highly engaged and totally committed to delivering IHG’s Brand Promise, this team consistently achieves world-class results year after year, including an average Guest Love score of 90% over the last five years, loyalty recognition average of 87% over the last five years, and a carbon reduction of 17,5% in 2019.”

Located only a short walk away from the Arrivals hall of Johannesburg’s largest international airport, the award-winning InterContinental Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport, South Africa’s only luxury airport hotel, offers travellers a luxurious and enjoyable stay upon arrival. 

The hotel’s 138 rooms are impeccably appointed, from the Deluxe and Executive rooms, to the two luxurious Suites. Other amenities at Johannesburg’s leading airport hotel include the conferencing facilities, Camelot Spa, indoor heated swimming pool, and a uniquely African dining experience at the hotel’s Quills Restaurant

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