Rezidor opens a new hotel in guinea
He is target of increasing its portfolio of hotels in Africa that currently amounts to 43 with 17 projects in development, as he announced the company.
The Radisson Blu Hotel Conakry will have 249 rooms and is located in the port city of Conakry “because it is the commercial center of the country and the first stop for international tourists”, he explained its director and Chief Executive Officer, Kurt Ritter.
“Growth in the emerging markets of Africa has been in the sights of Rezidor in recent years. “The signing of this property is in line with our strategy of assets to develop settlements under the banner Radisson Blu in major African cities”, said Ritter.
Hotel is located next to the U.S. Embassy, close to the business and residential area of Conakry and two kilometres from the new football stadium that will host the African Cup of Nations in 2014.