New Hotel Openings Africa 2017 News

Carlson Rezidor takes Radisson Blu brand into Cameroon

Carlson Rezidor takes Radisson Blu brand into Cameroon

10 November 2017 Hotel News

The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has entered its 30th African country with the debut of its upper upscale brand, Radisson Blu, in Cameroon. The Radisson Blu Hotel & Apartments Douala, Cameroon is scheduled to open in 2019 and brings the group’s African portfolio to 83 hotels and over 17,500 rooms in operation and under development.

AHIF 2017: Avani Hotels & Resorts to debut in Tunis, Tunisia

AHIF 2017: Avani Hotels & Resorts to debut in Tunis, Tunisia

10 October 2017 Hotel News Travel Events News

Avani Hotels & Resorts, the vibrant upscale brand by Minor Hotels, will debut in North Africa with two new properties in Tunisia, in partnership with Groupe Chaabane. Scheduled to open in the coming months, Avani Les Berges Du Lac Tunis Suites will be located in Les Berges du Lac II, a prime commercial, residential and diplomatic area in the Tunisian Capital.

Protea Hotel by Marriott, Owerri Select, opens in Nigeria

Protea Hotel by Marriott, Owerri Select, opens in Nigeria

28 September 2017 Hotel News

Protea Hotels by Marriott has announced the opening of Protea Hotel by Marriott, Owerri Select in south-eastern Nigeria, a development which further consolidates its presence in the country. The 90-room hotel, developed by African Capital Alliance, a leading investment firm, and Kunoch, is located in Owerri city, the capital of Imo state.

Wilderness Safaris opens Bisate Lodge in Rwanda

Wilderness Safaris opens Bisate Lodge in Rwanda

17 July 2017 Hotel News

Wilderness Safaris has celebrated the opening of Bisate Lodge, situated next to the renowned Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda. Comprising just six spacious forest villas, Bisate offers a luxurious base from which to enjoy an extraordinary gorilla conservation experience and life-changing journey to this beautiful region.

IHG welcomes Holiday Inn Mutare to portfolio

IHG welcomes Holiday Inn Mutare to portfolio

6 July 2017 Hotel News

InterContinental Hotels Group has opened a new Holiday Inn property in Mutare, Zimbabwe. The franchised property, owned by African Sun Limited, features 96 rooms, an outdoor pool and a meeting room capable of seating 250 people.

Fairmont Royal Palm Marrakech to open in May

Fairmont Royal Palm Marrakech to open in May

13 April 2017 Hotel News

AccorHotels has announced the signing of a hotel management agreement with New Mauritius Hotels, one of the oldest and largest owning and management hospitality companies based in Mauritius. The new agreement will see AccorHotels re-launch the existing property under the Fairmont Hotels & Resorts brand in May 2017.