Fiji Time: 10:41 AM on Thursday 26 May

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

20 new rooms for hotel

Shayal Devi
Tuesday, January 07, 2014

TANOA Waterfront Hotel in Lautoka will add 20 new rooms this year.

This will boost occupancy at the hotel and will benefit to the Sugar City as well.

Area general manager for the Tanoa Hotels Group Matthew Gillespie said this would bring the total number of rooms at the hotel to 92, making it the largest hotel in Lautoka.

"This development is a reflection of our faith in the social market and also in our property," he said.

"This is not only to support our tourism industry but also to help the local market."

Mr Gillespie said he hoped the new rooms would be opened as early as the middle of next month.

"We want to provide quality accommodation to our guests and this is another way of doing that."

Competition will now be stiff among hotels in Lautoka and, according to Mr Gillespie, expanding the hotel was a step they were taking to not only better their services but provide tourists with something to look forward to when they visit the Sugar City.

In addition, he said 2013 was a stellar year for the group of hotels.

"I think last year was great for anyone in the tourism industry.

"This year as well, we hope the hotels grow in stature."








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.61990.6009
JPY 53.088950.0889
GBP 0.32320.3152
EUR 0.42670.4147
NZD 0.71310.6801
AUD 0.66410.6391
USD 0.47810.4611

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 26th May 2016

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Sea ordeal leaves scars, brothers swim for 14 hours
  2. PM: Violence against women unjustifiable
  3. Cracked beam leads to one-lane traffic
  4. 'No special treatment for police'
  5. Villages escape flooding
  6. One week to pay court fine
  7. Ministry probes death
  8. Fijians celebrate win
  9. 7s fans disappointed
  10. 'Assist growers'

Top Stories this Week

  1. A costly 'blunder' Saturday (21 May)
  2. Son crushed to death, parents seek answers Tuesday (24 May)
  3. Ryan gutted Tuesday (24 May)
  4. Hayne, Ryan miss out Wednesday (25 May)
  5. 7s taboo Friday (20 May)
  6. Hayne's Rio barrier Monday (23 May)
  7. Senior citizen's alleged murder angers police Saturday (21 May)
  8. Ryan eyes Olympics gold Saturday (21 May)
  9. Family, friends bid farewell to navy officer Sunday (22 May)
  10. Life of sacrifice Sunday (22 May)