New Hotel Openings Africa 2018 News
Mövenpick Hotel du Lac Tunis opens its doors in Middle East
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has unveiled a new contemporary hotel on the banks of majestic Lake Tunis, creating a business and leisure destination with a difference in a prime area of the Tunisian capital.
Mövenpick moves into Kenya with Nairobi property
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has made its debut in Kenya with the official opening of Mövenpick Hotel & Residences Nairobi.
Meliá Maputo Hotel scheduled for spring opening
Meliá Hotels has announced the new Meliá Maputo Hotel, the first property from the brand in Mozambique. The deal extends the Meliá Hotels International’s presence in Africa, where it now operates 11 hotels.
Marriott Golf signs first resort in South Africa
Marriott Golf has announced further global expansion, with it’s first-ever managed golf resort property in South Africa, the Arabella Golf Club, located in Hermanus, South Africa, near Cape Town.
Meliá Serengeti Lodge opens in Tanzania
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.
Hilton Cairo Heliopolis opens as part of dual-brand property in Egypt
Hilton continues its growth and development in Egypt, 60 years after first entering the country, with the opening of the Hilton Cairo Heliopolis. The hospitality company has also confirmed plans for the debut of its luxury brand Waldorf Astoria in Egypt later this year.
Mövenpick Hotel du Lac Tunis set for spring 2018 opening
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is gearing up to open its latest property in North Africa – the lakeside Mövenpick Hotel du Lac Tunis in Tunisia’s capital.
Radisson Blu Hotel Lagos Ikeja opens in Nigeria
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.
Prime minister Correia attends opening of Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort
Hilton has marked the official opening of its new resort on the island of Sal in Cabo Verde, announcing the company’s debut in the country and further growing the brand’s portfolio of resorts.
Carlson Rezidor opens second property in Dakar, Senegal
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.
The Ascott moves into Africa with Accra, Ghana, properties
The Ascott is boosting its record growth this year with its first foray into Africa. The company has secured contracts to manage two properties in the heart of Accra, one of Africa’s top cities for investment.
Hemingways Watamu, Kenya, to reopen in early 2018
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.