Carlson Rezidor Adds Three Hotels to African Portfolio
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies in the world, has announced the addition of three hotels to its robust African portfolio spread across three countries.
The new 530 rooms bring the group’s African portfolio to a tally of 80 hotels and over 17,200 rooms in operation and under development.
Radisson Blu Bishoftu, Ethiopia:
Bishoftu is a popular MICE and leisure destination within Ethiopia. It is located 35km southeast of the country’s capital city, Addis Ababa. It is also within easy access of the country’s first international five-lane highway, leading from Addis Ababa to Djibouti. The hotel will be located on Lake Babogaya, which forms part of the region’s renowned five crater lakes.
The 152-room Radisson Blu hotel will have a restaurant and terrace, a specialty restaurant and a pool bar on the terrace, offering picturesque lake views.
The 1,045 sqm meeting and events spaces will include a state-of-the-art ballroom and six contemporary meeting rooms. Radisson Blu Hotel, Bishoftu will also offer a luxurious spa and well-equipped gym.
Park Inn by Radisson Addis Ababa:
The luxury hotel is part of a mixed-use development known as “The Heart of the City” in the Central Business District of Abuja, Nigeria’s capital city. It will consist of a hotel, offices, hospital, residential and retail complexes and a national park. The hotel has access into and out of the rest of the city with Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, only 30 minutes away.
The Aso Towers Hotel & Residence Abuja:
The Aso Towers Hotel & Residence Abuja, will feature a 29-storey luxury hotel tower, consisting of 218 rooms, made up of standard, deluxe, executive and presidential rooms. In addition, the 18-storey residence tower will consist of 24 studios, 48 two-bedroom and 12 three-bedroom apartments.