Tuesday evening, 30th October 2012, saw the official opening of Masa Centre in the new CBD, and, with it, the official launch of Lansmore Masa Square.
As an anchor tenant within the Centre, Lansmore Masa Square also served as the venue for the ceremonial opening.
The ceremonial opening was officiated by Guest of Honour, the newly appointed Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources, Kitso Mokaila. The night brought together a host of dignitaries which included those from government, the diplomatic and the business communities.
The opening served as further confirmation of Lansmore Masa Square’s positioning as the preferred choice for business and leisure tourists, as well as locals looking for anything from a quick bite to a gourmet meal. Lansmore Masa Square is located in one of the two iconic Masa Square towers, cascading into the piazza of Masa Centre. The hotel is uniquely positioned, both literally and figuratively, to raise the bar of the service, cuisine and sense of luxury and convenience that Batswana experience.
Rupert Elliott, Lansmore Masa Square General Manager commented, “We’ve had our doors open to the public since June of this year and we’re excited to now have an official opening. We’re happy with our growth in this short period and look forward to continuing to bring new meaning to the hospitality sector of Botswana. Our team is eager to continue to offer gusts and patrons an all-round lifestyle experience that truly redefines the kind of offering they have become used to.”
With 153 luxury rooms spread over 7 floors, the gourmet La Touche de Provence restaurant, Espretto Coffee Shop, rooftop infinity swimming pool, 7 flexibly designed meeting rooms with multimedia equipment and conference facilities accommodating up to 200 people, Lansmore Masa Square promises to provide an exceptional hospitality experience.
The evening’s entertainment came in the form of Botswana’s musical sensation, Latin Dance Superstars, as well as live music from Mmaphala. In addition the tenants of Masa Centre showcased a lifestyle & fashion show as an additional treat for guests and highlighting the hotel and Centre as the central lifestyle destination of choice, convenient for the international traveler, as well as local business and leisure people.
“It was a truly magical night for all of RDC and for all the tenants within Masa Centre to celebrate our official opening, both of the Centre and of the hotel. We’re all just looking forward to what the future brings and to what we bring to Botswana: something uniquely different and truly exceptional,” concluded Mr. Elliott.
Lansmore Masa Square aims to have the fastest wireless internet in the country, with its As a luxury Lonrho hotel, Lansmore Masa Square is designed to ensure guests become fully connected in Gaborone, whilst being able to enjoy a little indulgence during their stay.
Lansmore guests can look forward to enjoying a number of outstanding features when they choose Lansmore, including; arrival concierge, next day’s shirt pressed on arrival, high-speed WIFI powered by a designated satellite link, Lonrho’s business lounge, an tray of African teas, coffees and local fruit in your bedroom and the reassurance that the 24/7 guest service team is always one button away.
Lansmore Masa Square is committed to establishing luxury in Gaborone’s hospitality sector, shedding greater light on the kind of service offering that guests can experience and the kind of lifestyle that goes hand in hand with this. At the same time, Lansmore Masa Square is dedicated to bettering the community in which it resides, investing in the growth and development of Botswana and in the future of the nation as a whole.