Are you planning to open or buy an existing guesthouse, B&B or a boutique hotel, or you are already running one but you would like to learn more about how to run it efficiently and profitably? We are excited to let you know about our amazing Bed & Breakfast Owners Course! Our Bed & Breakfast/ Guesthouse Owners Course is aimed at assisting both the new and existing  bed & breakfast owners (or managers) to run their establishments successfully. The non-accredited course is facilitated by industry experts, who will assist you with all the aspects of running your establishment effectively and profitably. This 4-day course is run in a classroom style at a 3 star guest house in Daveyton, east of Johannesburg. The course covers the following:

  • Front of house management
  • Housekeeping management
  • Food & Beverage
  • Marketing your guesthouse / B&B business
  • Tools to assist you manage your guesthouse easier and profitably
  • Good property management systems for small hospitality establishments.
  • Choosing Suppliers
  • Tourism Grading Criteria and many more


This Bed & Breakfast course costs R 7 500 per person and includes the following:

  • Accommodation for 5 nights at a 3 Star Guest House – Check the establishment here
  • Breakfast, mid-morning tea, light lunch, afternoon tea and dinner
  • 3- day classroom style training – Water and mints provided throughout the day
  • 1-Day tour around Johannesburg – You will have time to share with other B&B owners!
  • FREE 10 inch tablet loaded with notes

If you would like to book a shuttle from and to OR Tambo International Airport, please let us know; we will assist you. You will pay extra for a shuttle.

Overview of the Bed & Breakfast Course

Our Bed & Breakfast Course is designed to prepare you for the challenges of starting and running a professional B&B business. Whether you are new to the B&B industry or a long time owner, this course will teach you the strategies that characterize a professional B&B and how to incorporate them into your own business.

For Prospective Bed & Breakfast Owners

As a prospective B&B owner, the course will help you examine your personal set of circumstances and make an informed decision about whether you, your family, your home and your bank balance are ready to enter the Bed & Breakfast, Guest House or Boutique Hotel industry. Ideal for people who wish to run hospitality establishments in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mozambique, Malawi, Angola, Namibia, Tanzania and Uganda.

For Existing Bed & Breakfast Owners

As an existing B&B owner, the course will teach you how to effectively manage, operate and market your hospitality business on a day to day basis. It will also assist you in evaluating your current B&B practices with a view to running an efficient, professional and profitable business. Ideal for people running hospitality establishments in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mozambique, Malawi, Angola, Namibia, Tanzania and Uganda.

Terms and Conditions:

Space is limited to only 10 people per course. You will be allocated course dates on confirmation of your booking. Prices are subject to change without prior notice.

Kindly contact us on or call +27 82 765 9238


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