Tag: accommodation establishments grading ceremony

Sarah Kirenga explains how hotel rating affects business in Rwanda

On Friday the Accommodation Establishments Grading Ceremony took place here in Kigali, Rwanda. Hotels, guesthouses, serviced apartments and bed and breakfasts were rated and classified using the EAC Standard Criteria, rendering each establishment worthy of anywhere from 1 to 5 stars, but how does this rating affect the revenue of a specific entity and how much investment goes into making sure an establishment gets the score they deserve? Sarah Kirenga, General Manager of Landmark Suites joins CNBC Africa for more.

RDB’s Emmanuel Nsabimana on the importance of hotel grading in the digital era

Have you ever wondered about the criteria that renders one hotel worthy of five stars and another two? Also, does the traditional hotel grading system still hold a place in the social media era where customer reviews is king? Ahead of this year's annual Accommodation Establishments Grading Ceremony happening here in Rwanda. Emmanuel Nsabimana, Head of Tourism Regulation at Rwanda Development Board joins CNBC Africa for more.