Tourism can be seen as a tool that can be used for economic development contributing as much as R115bn towards the South African economy. Business tourism has seen a rise in the contribution it makes to the tourism industry due to the role placed by the rise in the number of business related visitors that play a role in the increased contribution towards local economies via the contributions played by Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE) that are attended whilst in the country. This boost not only benefits entrepreneurs and business owners directly but makes use of secondary benefits including repeat visits from individuals who were able to experience the chosen city through corporate events and make use of it for personal travel. Moreover, the benefits include job creation, including the use of specialists to host events or the use of hotels, conference venues, restaurants, country and golf clubs to accommodate guests and delegates.
Touchdown resorts not only provide venues suitable to cater to meetings and exhibitions, as well as everything in between but understands that a business trip is more than the hands you shake. Our venues go beyond the conference room allowing you and your delegates to enjoy the surrounding areas of interests thanks to the prime location of our venues.
Our Dunkeld Country & Equestrian Estate & Seasons Leisure, Sport & Spa Resort are perfect examples of resorts within Touchdown Group’s stable of resorts capable of taking care of your companies corporate event needs from meetings to much larger events, be it exhibitions or conferences. Humala Game Lodge can be and is often used for corporate events but has found itself a niche in catering to meetings and more specifically incentive aspects of a business’s needs, not only ensuring memorable experiences that inspire performance and promotion but excels in rejuvenation.
Our Resorts are outfitted with the necessary equipment to assist with a number of business related events including