Tintswalo Atlantic Lodge rises from the ashes

The Tintswalo Atlantic in Hout Bay launched its revamped premises on Wednesday night after much of the luxury lodge burnt down earlier this year during the Cape fires in March.

In just a few months, the lodge is ready for business, officially re-opening today.

Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Tintswalo Property Group, Gaye Corbit says that about 80% of the lodge was lost to the fire.

She says no lives were lost during the March fires as they managed to get all their visitors out including their staff.

It was quiet devastating that there was nothing left, the only thing left standing was the fire place

Gaye Corbit, CFO Tintswalo Property Group

According to Corbit, Tintswalo is open for business and have a wedding on Saturday.

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