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Emperors Palace unveils 100 plus size rooms at the Peermont Metcourt Hotel

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Emperors Palace Hotel, Casino, Convention and Entertainment Resort, located next to O.R. Tambo International Airport, has extended its select-services Peermont Metcourt hotel by an impressive 100 family-sized rooms. The R113 million expansion project has increased the hotel’s capacity from 248 keys to a 348 key facility – expanding Emperors Palace room capacity to 757 across its four hotels.  

Described as “modern, contemporary and functional, the Peermont Metcourt was designed specifically for large groups, sports supporters, as well as international and convention customers.”  Peermont Group Hospitality Executive, Dave Milne, explains “Public and private sector organisations are increasingly doubling up occupancy and sharing rooms to ensure optimal use of their financial resources.  The king and twin bed configuration is ideal for families and large groups, with the large rooms spacious enough to accommodate up to four people. Mom, dad and two children are easily accommodated. The new rooms also offer HD TV viewing.”

The new 5 166 m² Peermont Metcourt annex includes the grand Capri Suite, comprising of a private lounge and dining area balcony overlooking the pool terrace, additional seating to the existing F.L.A.G. Café, an extra guest lift, a sky bar, a 24 hour gymnasium and enhanced access to the offerings of the entire Emperors Palace resort. In addition the resort has also completed the façade cladding of the Peermont Metcourt Suites and Convention Centre to match the Romanesque surroundings of the remainder of the resort.

The Standard Family Rooms feature a double king sleeping arrangement, draped in signature soft white linen and extra length king beds.  With warm taupe and fresh teal colours boasting splashes of plum and pink to modernise the classical Roman idiom, guests can look forward to increased living space.  The Deluxe Family Rooms offer the space of a family suite with a full bathroom and modern, yet private walk-in shower and bath with separate toilet.  The spacious Superior Family Rooms introduce a dining area and casual seating, all enhanced by luxurious materials and the convenient Peermont amenities.  A single suite, located on the North side of the hotel, allows guests to enjoy a private balcony with a separate lounge and bedroom area.  Oozing elegance, the combination of large windows, sliding doors and beautiful fabrics ensures an opulent, yet affordable accommodation solution.

“We are particularly excited about the Olympus Sky Bar that can comfortably host private parties of up to 25 guests, and the new 24-hour gymnasium that overlooks the pool area, which was built due to guest demand,” an enthused Milne concludes. 

The refreshing design of the hotel is complimented by picturesque landscaped gardens with a pool terrace for residents’ use.  The spacious reception area facilitates the comfortable welcoming of large groups and dedicated, check-in facilities ensures seamless check-in’s of tour or conference groups.  The hotel facilities include a Business Centre, a 12-seater boardroom, F.L.A.G. Café breakfast restaurant, cocktail bar and vending machines on every floor for convenience. Complimentary uncapped Wi-Fi is also available in all areas.

Apart from outstanding value for money, a major differentiator of the Peermont Metcourt hotel and the new rooms, is that guests enjoy access to the multitude of attractions, restaurants and gaming action that the Emperors Palace resort offers. This includes the Octavia’s Day Spa, theatres, movies, Aurelia’s fine dining restaurant, Rosetta’s Restaurant offering a daily lunch and dinner buffet and the 24 hour Bistro restaurant, the many other cocktail bars on offer and the world-class convention centre.  

To celebrate the opening, the hotel is offering a special from R1 790 per family room, inclusive of breakfast - valid until 31 March 2017.  Contact Peermont Central Reservations 0860 777 900 or 011 928 1928 and quote the promotions code OPENING. 

Photo Caption : Cheers … Peermont Development Executive and Deputy CEO, Thabo Mokoena, Peermont Hospitality Executive, Dave Milne, Emperors Palace Hotel Operations Manager, Jean Hanekom and Peermont CEO, Nigel Atherton toast to the completion of the new wing at the 3-star Peermont Metcourt hotel at Emperors Palace on Thursday morning, February 9. Completed at a cost of nearly R113-million the extension has seen a gym, rooftop bar, 93 family sized rooms, 6 Classic King Rooms and one suite added to the hotel, one of four on the Emperors Palace complex.