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O&L Leisure Today - June 2019

Posted on Wed May 29, 2019.

Nellita Scholtz, Sales and Marketing Manager for Air Namibia Johannesburg, recently invited a group of senior tour operators, from Thompsons, and some media on a 72 hour adventure to Swakopmund. Of course, they would stay at the Strand Hotel for 2 nights and were hosted there to a superb lunch and dinner, including beer tasting of the Strand hotels home made brew.

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O&L Leisure Today - March 2019

Posted on Thu March 7, 2019.

Top Billing shines at The Strand Hotel in Swakopmund

Excitement was rife when the management team at The Strand Hotel heard that Top Billing would feature their hotel on one of their popular programs.

Top Billing is a household name in Southern Africa having been on air for 24 years. We have been bedazzled by the luxury of their chosen venues and the beauty of their presenters (both male and female presenters)

This specific TV crew was made up of the very professional Mfundo Khumalo (Cameraman), the ever witty Own Greef (Sound and Director) and the gorgeous Jonathon Boynton-Lee. Every woman swooned when Jonathan walked past them hoping he would smile in their direction.

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O&L Leisure Today - December 2018

Posted on Wed November 28, 2018.

The Strand honors local talent

2018 was a year filled with new events at the Strand Hotel in Swakopmund. One of these are the, now regular, “Poetry evenings”, held at the Brewer & Butcher.

Michelle, the charming guest relations manager, at the Strand Hotel identified a niche in the market. Swakopmund was ready to explore, experience and enjoy regular poetry and music events, which would highlight the talent of local authors and artists.

Not only did the locals flock to this event, but curious international tourists thoroughly enjoyed the talents that came forward on 24 November.

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