Archive for February 2018

A wine training day for enthusiasts

12 February 2018 The Grapevine wine group is hosting a fun and informal, but informative, training event for members and the public, at which the focus will fall on such topics as: What is wine? What is the history of wine? What types of wines are there and where do they come from? How can I know wine better and get more out of my wine experiences? Can I get the balance right between knowledge and enjoyment? Can I just be a more knowledgeable wine...

Rest in peace, dear Jacquie!

9 February 2018 We write with sadness to inform friends, customers and colleagues that Jacqueline Fleming – Jacquie to all of us – has passed away after a short illness. She retired from Meikles Hotel in 2016 after 44 years’ service and was one of the most remarkable people in the hotel’s 100-year history. She won the Zimbabwe Council for Tourism’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015, the citation for which commended her for not only...

Exquisite Valentine's Day Dinner

7 February 2018 Pamper the love of your life with an exquisite dinner in the five star La Fontaine Grill Room this Valentine’s Day for $60.00 only per person. For more information and bookings please call Terence Chipunza on +263 242 707721-9 or email tchipunza@meikles.com

Make this Valentine's Day a memorable one at Meikles Hotel.

6 February 2018 World over Valentine’s Day is the day lovers remind and show each other their affection. In Harare, Meikles Hotel is offering a grand dinner celebration and if you subscribe to fine things in life, be there. It all happens from 6.30pm on the 14th of February, 2018 in our flagship restaurant La Fontaine Grillroom, with a delicious four-course meal, welcome drinks, roses and chocolates for the ladies, will be complemented by live music. Addit...

Scots celebrations par excellence at Meikles Hotel

5 February 2018 It’s not surprising that over the years Harare’s five-star Meikles Hotel has been host to all manner of Scots-themed celebratory events; after all, founder Thomas Meikle was born in Scotland and came to Southern Africa with his parents and siblings when young, but never forgot his roots. Tradition has it that he ordained there should always be something of a Scots flavour in the hotel’s festive season offerings, and to this day ...