Cape Town's V&A Waterfront to develop internationally branded hotel

The V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, South Africa, plans to develop a mid-market hotel in response to growth in business and leisure tourism.

According to Cape Town Tourism, the expected tourism growth in the city for 2014 will be between four and five percent.

David Green, chief executive officer of the V&A Waterfront said: "Given the growth in domestic, business and leisure tourism, coupled with consistent growth in the occupancy at our current hotels over the past 18 months, we believe the opportunity exists for a mid-market hotel development."

The most recent V&A Waterfront hotel development is the Queen Victoria, a refurbishment of an exsiting building completed in 2011. 

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