Financing for hospitality and restaurants

Funding that caters for your needs

Running a successful restaurant, catering business or guesthouse isn't all glitz and glamour. Even the hippest city centre hotspot needs business funding now and then to see it through the quieter trading months when visitors are exploring other shores. Show more

Next thing you know it's summer — business may be booming but a little extra business funding is still needed to stock up on inventory, buy new equipment or hire additional seasonal staff to keep your customers coming back for more.

There's always extra working capital needed for advertising and marketing, booking software, industry membership and refreshing tired old menus. The list is endless.

The fact is, in order to keep delivering the best possible customer service in the highly-competitive hospitality industry, you need access to quick and easy hospitality business financing.

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Traditional lenders can't keep up

Applying for hospitality business funding from traditional lenders and banks often involves a lot of red tape, paperwork and collateral, not to mention the hidden costs and high interest rates that actually leave you coming out second best. Show more

At Lulalend, we give you access to the business finance you need quickly, without having to put up any collateral – or provide any unnecessary paperwork. We make access to business finance fast, flexible, and simple through our online application process and use machine learning to do the rest. You'll have an answer within 24 hours.

We want to see your small business succeed, which is why we understand how crucial immediate access to business funding can be for hospitality businesses like yours.

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How to apply for Lulalend hospitality business funding

Apply online at Lulalend Small Business Funding - Step 1

Complete your online application

Apply online at Lulalend Small Business Funding - Step 2

Select how much you need

Apply online at Lulalend Small Business Funding - Step 3

Get approved in 24 hours

Up to R5 million line of credit | Choose 6 or 12-month terms | Apply in minutes

What will I pay?

We've simplified the lending process with our 6 and 12 Month Plans. Every month you pay back 16th or 112th (depending on which plan you choose) of the total advanced amount plus the monthly cost. Monthly Costs are 2% - 6% of your advanced amount for the first 2 or 4 months (plan dependent) and 2% for each of the remaining months. You can pay early and save.

6 months
Total repayment
No additional costs
Month Capital payment Cost * Monthly payment due
1 0 0 0
2 0 0 0
3 0 0 0
4 0 0 0
5 0 0 0
6 0 0 0
7 0 0 0
8 0 0 0
9 0 0 0
10 0 0 0
11 0 0 0
12 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0
* Based on average Lulalend Score and credit history — no hidden costs and no early repayment fees.

There's a better way to fund your business

“It’s completely online, so I could do it from anywhere at anytime and it only took me 10 minutes.”

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Phaedon Gourtsoyannis
Founder of Cape Coffee Beans