Hotel Contracts To Lease or Not to Lease?

In this article, we set out the pros and cons of leases and hotel management agreements, give an example of how they impact on hotel value and discuss the best option for different investors.

About Tim P. Smith

Tim Smith, MRICS is Managing Partner of our Cape Town office, focusing on assignments across the African continent. He graduated from De Montfort University with a degree in Estate Management and has worked as a chartered surveyor since 1995, specializing on the valuation and sale of hotels and other leisure property throughout the EMEA region. For further information, please contact: [email protected] +27 (0)79 734 2296


  1. I am considering to lease my hotel to a hotel operator company. Could you provide me some examples.

    • Thank you for your message. We would be pleased to help, could you please let me know the location of your hotel and I can ensure the best person contacts you.

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