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Meliá Serengeti Lodge opens in Tanzania

Meliá Serengeti Lodge opens in Tanzania

7 hours ago Hotel News

Meliá Serengeti Lodge has become the brand’s first state-of-the-art, sustainability focused hotel. It is located in the Serengeti National Park, the oldest National Park in Tanzania, on the western border of Lake Victoria, a World Heritage Site.

Radisson Blu Hotel Lagos Ikeja opens in Nigeria

Radisson Blu Hotel Lagos Ikeja opens in Nigeria

2 February 2018 Hotel News

Radisson Blu has opened its third hotel in Nigeria, and its second hotel in the country’s largest city, Lagos. Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group now has a portfolio of 85 hotels, and over 17,800 rooms in operation and under development in Africa.

Carlson Rezidor opens second property in Dakar, Senegal

Carlson Rezidor opens second property in Dakar, Senegal

23 January 2018 Hotel News

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has opened its second hotel in Dakar, Senegal. Radisson Hotel Dakar Diamniadio is a 152-room hotel with a unique congress centre that will provide over 14,700 m2 of space for large scale exhibitions, conventions and events.

Hemingways Watamu, Kenya, to reopen in early 2018

Hemingways Watamu, Kenya, to reopen in early 2018

24 October 2017 Hotel News

Hemingways Collection has announced that Hemingways Watamu will re-launch in January 2018 following a multi-million-dollar transformation. The hotel will reveal a full refurbishment that cements its position as the leading property of its kind in the country.

Hyatt Hotels & Resorts to double footprint in Africa by 2020

Hyatt Hotels & Resorts to double footprint in Africa by 2020

4 October 2017 Hotel News

Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has announced that Hyatt expects to double the number of Hyatt hotels in Africa, with six new hotels expected to open by 2020. The developments are expected to see the Hyatt brand enter four new countries on the African continent, creating more than 2,100 new jobs once open.

Hilton Durban set to undergo major refurbishment

Hilton Durban set to undergo major refurbishment

5 May 2017 Hotel News

Well situated adjacent to the Durban International Convention Centre, the Hilton Durban is currently completed a major refurbishment, which was undertaken in five phases at a total capital investment of over ZAR 200 million.

Marriott International reveals plans for three Cape Town properties

Marriott International reveals plans for three Cape Town properties

7 October 2016 Hotel News Tourism News

Marriott International has revealed plans for the construction of three new hotel properties in Cape Town, in partnership with the Amdec Group. These will be three new hotels in the city: one under the company’s signature brand, Marriott Hotels, which will be the first Marriott Hotel in Cape Town; the second under the upscale extended stay brand, Residence Inn by Marriott, the first for South Africa; and the third the upper-moderate tier lifestyle brand, AC Hotels by Marriott, which is the first hotel under this brand for the Middle East & Africa region.