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MANTRA GROUP ANNOUNCES RESULTS FOR THE HALF YEAR ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2014
Mantra Group Limited (Mantra Group) today announced its results for the half year ended 31 December 2014. More


MANTRA GROUP’s GAME CHANGER IN GREATER MELBOURNE
Mantra Group has added its largest hotel to their 116 strong network, with the rebranding of the 844-room Bell City in Preston, Melbourne. The Group now manages the dual hotel towers - now known as Mantra Bell City (383 rooms) and BreakFree Bell City (461 rooms) - which form part of a large-scale mixed-used development. More


NOTHING SHEEPISH ABOUT TOURISM NUMBERS FOR CHINESE NEW YEAR SAYS MANTRA GROUP
Palm Cove has emerged as a popular choice for Chinese New Year (CNY) visitors this year according to Mantra Group, one of the largest accommodation providers in Tropical North Queensland (TNQ), with strong numbers converging to celebrate the Year of the Sheep. More


Health & Wellness Inspiration in Bali at Peppers Sentosa Seminyak
With festive celebrations and January holidays now over, it’s time to replace indulgence and excess with health and wellness. Peppers Sentosa Seminyak is offering a series of seven Wellness Retreats complete with a health and wellness coach to guide you towards a healthy 2015, all within the surrounds of one of Bali’s most luxurious tropical villa resorts. More


Shoppers Delight Becomes a Mantra in the Heart of Melbourne
Mantra now boasts a prime location in Melbourne’s retail heart with the opening of Mantra City Central on Little Bourke Street. Formerly the BreakFree Heritage on Little Bourke, the apartment hotel has undergone a $1.3 million upgrade to offer both style and convenience for shopaholics. More


FROM THE CEO
All of us at Mantra Group will reflect on 2014 as a year of many ‘firsts’, following our successful transition to a publicly listed company. Though our structure changed, it has been ‘business as usual’ at the coal face of our 116 hotels, where the outstanding contributions by our team of almost 4,000 hospitality professionals continue to power our success. More


NEW HOTEL OPENINGS
MANTRA GROUP OPENS 844 ROOM HOTEL Mantra Group has opened its largest hotel yet, with the rebranding of the 844-room Bell City in Preston, Melbourne. The dual hotel towers, which form part of the mixed-used development recently purchased by Elanor Investors Group, opened as Mantra Bell City (383 rooms) and BreakFree Bell City (461 rooms) on 14 January, 2015 More


FROM THE DIRECTOR of ACQUISTIONS
Welcome to 2015 and to the year’s first edition of ADVANCE. I trust you had an enjoyable festive season and we do hope that 2014 was a positive year for all our hotel investment community colleagues. More


Romance in Style with Peppers this Valentine’s Day
With Valentine’s Day approaching, it’s time to get romantic for a night to remember. Peppers retreats, resorts and hotels have made it easy with a range of divine dinners and accommodation packages throughout Australia and New Zealand that are brimming with romantic notions and indulgent extras. More


MANTRA GROUP JOINS THE REVITALISATION OF CHRISTCHURCH
The continuing renaissance of Christchurch is set for further rejuvenation with Mantra Group announcing it will manage the fully reconstructed 263 room hotel located at 165 Cashel Street when it reopens in April 2015 as the BreakFree on Cashel Christchurch. More


Mantra and Breakfree Hotels Partner with Adelaide Fringe - Australia’s Largest Arts Festival
Mantra and BreakFree Hotels continue to forge ongoing partnerships with the Arts and Entertainment industry, announcing the latest as official accommodation provider for Australia’s largest Arts Festival - the Adelaide Fringe. More


Mantra Group wraps up the year with gifts for Red Cross
Mantra Group has ‘wrapped up’ their year in the true spirit of Christmas by donating more than 1300 gifts for 1300 kids. This year the Group broke their record set from last year and donated more than 1300 gifts across the country to support children in a number of Red Cross programs including migration support, young parents, homestay and family support. More


Peppers Convent Hunter Valley wins  World Luxury Hotel Award
Peppers Convent Hunter Valley has been crowned ‘Best Luxury Country Hotel’ in the world and ‘Best Luxury Lodge’ in Australasia and Oceania at the prestigious World Luxury Hotel Awards held in Cape Town, South Africa, over the weekend. More


NEW ZEALAND EXPERIENCES ON SHOW WITH PEPPERS RETREATS AND RESORTS
Peppers Retreats and Resorts across New Zealand have unveiled a series of ‘Experiences’ to capture the vast array of regional activities and offerings in their surrounding locales. Guests can choose from ‘Active Outdoor’, ‘Spa & Wellness’ and ‘Food & Wine’ experiences to tailor their escape specifically to individual tastes. More


LAST MINUTE SUMMER HOLIDAY IDEAS FROM MANTRA HOTELS AND RESORTS ACROSS AUSTRALIA
Last minute summer holiday ideas including laid back beachside getaways or vibrant city stays – all in spacious Mantra apartment hotels across Australia. More


PEPPERS TEAM WITH CELEBRITY CHEF COLIN FASSNIDGE FOR GOURMET  AUSTRALIA DAY WEEKEND EVENT
Peppers Salt Resort & Spa in Kingscliff is continuing the gourmet tradition set by Peppers across Australia by inviting celebrity Chef Colin Fassnidge, from My Kitchen Rules fame, to host a gastronomic event over Australia Day weekend. More


MANTRA GROUP TO MANAGE BELL CITY HOTEL AND CONFERENCE PRECINCT IN GREATER MELBOURNE
Mantra Group is set to manage the 844 room Bell City mixed-use development in Melbourne’s Preston precinct following its purchase by Elanor Investors Group. Currently under Rydges Hotels management, the dual tower hotels will rebrand as Mantra and BreakFree late December. More


INAUGURAL AGM FOR MANTRA GROUP SEES FUTURE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES
26 November 2014: Mantra Group (MTR), Australia’s only publicly listed pure-play hotel group on the ASX, today held its inaugural Annual General Meeting in Brisbane following its listing in June 2014. More


MANTRA ANNOUNCES NEW BUILD BOUTIQUE PROPERTY IN BRISBANE SET TO OPEN IN 2015
A new 110-room boutique hotel will commence construction on Kennigo Street in Brisbane’s Spring Hill in November 2014 as part f the city’s surge of urban development. The property will be managed by Queensland's largest hotel operator, Mantra Group, and developed by Richmont Holdings – the first project undertaken in Australia by the Malaysian based company. More


Mantra Best On Court For Brisbane International
Tennis legend Roger Federer will again make a ‘return’ to the Brisbane International tennis tournament from 4 to 11 January, along with Australia’s Lleyton Hewitt and women’s champions Maria Sharapova and Australia’s Sam Stosur, plus a host of international players. With six hotels to choose from across Brisbane, Mantra is set for all the action in key locations across the city. More