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Horwath HTL Planning and Development
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Over 12,000 Feasibility Studies completed globally.
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Whatever the problem, Horwath HTL will find the solution.

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Hotel Planning and Development

Getting the planning and development right is fundamental for any hotel, tourism and leisure project. Our international team of experts will use their project experience, market research and analytical capabilities to help you navigate the entire process.

The key to any successful hotel development is thorough planning and preparation, only when every aspect and cost has been carefully considered, should the wheels be set in motion” Robert Hecker, Chairman Horwath HTL

We can spot development opportunities, recommending the concept and product that will realise its full potential.

By estimating project cash flows, we can test a project’s financial feasibility. We can also form a view of potential investment returns based on a detailed analysis of future market performance, the competitive attributes of the subject property and local operational and financial benchmarks from our database.

Developers, operators, lenders and investors rely on our reports for an impartial assessment of project viability while our market and product descriptions form the basis for architectural briefs, for shortlisting appropriate operators and for project branding.

Our planning and development services include:

  • Appraisal Reports
  • Destination and Large Scale Project Master planning
  • Facilities Programming
  • Highest and Best Use
  • Hotel Management Company Selection and Contract Negotiation
  • Macro Tourism Analysis
  • Market Entry Strategy
  • Market and Financial Feasibility Studies
  • Product Conceptualization
  • Project Capitilization and Financial Structuring
  • Residual Land Valuation
  • Strategic Planning

Success Stories

  • Epic Hotel
    Business Recovery, Planning & Development

    Assessment and Review of Feasibility of “EPIC” Hotel – Nyagatare, Rwanda

    Office: Horwath HTL Rwanda

    Overview: EPIC Hotel development was initiated by the Eastern Province, District Government and private investors aiming to establish a hotel in order to boost tourism and create tourism revenues and jobs. The intention of EPIC to participate from this growth by investing in a hotel is fully understandable. The EPIC Hotel to become an iconic landmark in the Eastern Province.

    Project Status: Completed

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    Kivu Marina Bay1
    Business Recovery, Planning & Development, Transactional Advice

    Operator search for Kivu Marina Bay 5-Star Hotel – Rusizi, Rwanda

    Office: Horwath HTL Rwanda

    Overview: The KIVU MARINA BAY hotel project is a 76 room modern 4-star hotel project in the Southern part of Rwanda that is promoted and implemented by KIVU MARINA BAY Limited. The project is being erected on a plot size of 10 Hectares that is strategically placed near the airport and connecting to the shores of Lake Kivu.

    Project status: Completed

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    Twin Lakkes Tourism Development
    Planning & Development

    Feasibility Study and Development of Tourism Development and Operation Plans for the Twin Lakes Tourism Destination for RDB – Kigali, Rwanda

    Office: Horwath HTL Rwanda

    Overview: Develop a comprehensive and integrated tourism development plan of Twin Lakes region in Volcanoes National Park DMA
    Design a tourism plan that reflects the importance of the destination development in terms of the local community jobs creation and employment.

    Project Status: Project Status: Start date – September 2013; Completion date – November 2014

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