Radisson Lodge Group has introduced the signing of the primary Radisson Blu Lodge in Conakry, Republic of Guinea.
The Radisson Lodge Group has 90 lodges and greater than 18,000 rooms in operation and underneath growth in its African portfolio.
The signing of Radisson Blu Lodge Conakry has added one other market to the fast-growing Radisson Lodge Group portfolio, bringing it to a complete of 31 energetic African markets.
Scheduled to open in 2019, the Radisson Blu Lodge, Conakry would be the model’s first property within the capital metropolis of Guinea, an essential hub inside Francophone west Africa.
The lodge will lead the higher upscale lodge market of Conakry with its prime location, accessibility, and worldwide higher upscale branding.
The lodge will likely be ideally positioned close to the town centre, and will likely be surrounded by the Conference Centre, Palais du Peuple, the Nationwide Hospital and a number of embassies.
Conakry Worldwide Airport will likely be lower than ten kilometres away.
Erwan Garnier, director, growth, sub-Saharan Africa, Radisson Lodge Group, stated: “In ECOWAS, of which the Republic of Guinea varieties a part of, Radisson Lodge Group has 20+ lodges in operation and underneath growth and is energetic in 9 of 16 nations.
“The area is overflowing with alternative, to leverage these alternatives, we’re executing a strong technique to increase our presence on this market and have already got every of our 5 Radisson Lodge Group manufacturers in operation and underneath growth right here.
“The addition of Radisson Blu Lodge Conakry is aligned with this technique and can most definitely strengthen our strategic place in west Africa.”
The lodge will function 123 bedrooms, consisting of 5 completely different room sorts – together with two presidential suites.
Serge Pereira, chairman, from the proudly owning firm, Unicon Conakry, stated: “We’re excited to be partnering with Radisson Lodge Group, introducing them to the Republic of Guinea, with the debut of the quickest rising lodge model in Africa, their flagship model, Radisson Blu.
“We look ahead to bringing this premium lodge to Conakry, with its good location and trendy design, it’s going to undoubtedly lead the higher upscale market within the metropolis.”