The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf resort appoints new head chef, Tony Kocke


Tony brings with him extensive culinary experience including spending three years training in Berlin before moving to London in 1985 where he gained invaluable experience as a Commis Chef for The Dorchester Hotel, The Hilton and St James Club. In 1985he relocated to South Africa and worked at the famous Royal Hotel in Durban, the Durban Club and then became executive Chef at the Edward Hotel. After that he returned to Germany where he was the chef to the British Embassy in Berlin.

After 16 years in the industry, Tony opened his own restaurant in Brandenburg, Germany where he was awarded a Michelin star for his high standard of quality and exceptional cuisine. After five years, he sold Ma Cuisine and moved back to South Africa, where he has resided in Cape Town and Ballito since.

“Chef Tony is a multi-talented chef with experience in hotels and restaurants, both locally and internationally and the team and I are looking forward to the greater culinary experience he will bring to The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort, says Mano Sequeira, General Manager at The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf resort.”

Looking at the menu, the offering will remain a buffet and à la carte menu but guests will be delighted to know that a few new additions created by the chef in collaboration with the hotel’s restaurant team will be added.

“I am excited to be part of the team and to bring my passion for cooking to life. With a fresh, uncomplicated style of cuisine full of flavours,  combined with modern presentation, fresh local ingredients and classical cooking techniques, I am sure guests will be delighted when dining at the hotel”, adds Tony Kocke.

We are ready to welcome our stay-over guests be it for leisure, work or a special event. Our restaurants remain open in line with regulations around operating hours and capacity, with limited menus to ensure the best possible service for our guests.

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About Guvon Hotels & Spas

Guvon Hotels & Spas is a leading hospitality group offering a collection of hotels and spas in Gauteng. All properties offer excellent accommodation, conference, team building and wedding facilities. Kloofzicht Lodge & Spa, Glenburn Lodge & Spa and Bush Willow Tented Camp are in Muldersdrift, in the Cradle of Humankind and The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort situated adjacent to the Randpark Golf Club add city retreats to our country collection of properties. The Guvon Spas, situated at each property, all with their own unique offering and treatment menu, offers exceptional spa and wellness experiences. | Central Reservations 08611 48866

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