Category Archives: Tourism news

Department of Tourism – Lilizela 2016 Awards

In the Spotlight! As the year races past it is already October and past the time for the Department of Tourism’s Lillizela Gauteng awards.  And  …. Drum … Roll… Trumpets … Liz at Lancaster did it again: Lilizela Accommodation Award 2016 – Top 4 Star Guesthouse in Gauteng – Liz at Lancaster Earlier on that […]

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Guest Review: Liz at Lancaster in Craighall Park – great stay with children

Liz at Lancaster is lucky enough to have an amazing clientele. Lots of repeat guests many of whom have become almost like family as we welcome new members of the next generation to stay with us. A few weeks ago we had guests come back to stay after being out of South Africa for 10 […]

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Top 3% ! Thank you team Liz at Lancaster!

We have just received the following in an email from hotelscombined.com: Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse has just been awarded the HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence for 2016! This award is in recognition for consistently achieving the highest standards of Customer Satisfaction worldwide. We know this because the team here at HotelsCombined undertook the largest analysis of customer […]

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Bienvenue from Thomas

Several weeks ago I blogged about the importance of the development of entrepreneurs http://www.lizatlancaster.co.za/blog/whatever-you-are-be-a-good-one.   Here’s the story of but one. We have many French-speaking guests come to stay at Liz at Lancaster, sent to us by AFS-decouverte, a company specializing in French tours through Southern Africa (thank you Yann).  Many of these visitors get collected from […]

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Air BnB: The UBER of accommodation?

In the same way that the taxi industry has resisted the competition that Uber has introduced, so the accommodation industry is keeping a watchful eye on AirBnB which was officially launched in South Africa mid 2015.   Like Uber which does not own any vehicles but uses technology (an App) to link riders and drivers […]

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