SA Lockdown: Garden Route tourism hit hard, survey

The recent lockdown restrictions on the Garden Route is devastating tourism in the area. One in every three guesthouses say they've lost half their bookings this festive season. That's according to an online survey run by online accommodation booking system provider, NightsBridge. #eNCA Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Lockdown restrictions on the Garden Route are devastating the economy in the area.

One in every three guesthouses say they've lost half their bookings this festive season.

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Some have closed for the season completely after all bookings were cancelled.

Small guesthouses are the most affected.

The Garden Route has been identified as one of the COVID-19 hotspots.

Source
eNCA

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