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February 6, 2018

New Luxury Hotel opens in Abuja

Abuja will see the official opening of a new luxury 59-room hotel in early March.  The Envoy Hotel is located on Diplomatic Drive, Abuja, in proximity to many embassies and diplomatic missions, including the US Embassy.  It will be operated […]
February 5, 2018

Le Meridien quietly exited Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort last year

Yet another international hotel brand has been deflagged from a hotel property in Nigeria.  This makes the third that we have reported on, this year.  The first two being the Renaissance Ikeja and the InterContinental Lagos.  This is also the […]
January 17, 2018

Carlson Rezidor’s Africa expansion continues, increases presence in Senegal with a second hotel

Carlson Rezidor continues to expand its presence in Africa, particularly into sub-Saharan Africa.  The Brussels-based hotel group opened its second hotel in Dakar in December 2017.  The 152-room Radisson Hotel Dakar Diamniadio opened in a developing new area, within 15 […]
January 15, 2018

InterContinental is the second international hotel brand to pull out of Nigeria, this year

Last week, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), operators of the InterContinental Hotels brand, announced its intention to exit its only hotel operation in Nigeria, after a fall-out with the property’s receivership manager. The 358-room InterContinental Hotel Lagos opened in 2013, after […]
January 9, 2018

Carlson Rezidor in The Heart of the City, Abuja

In October 2017, Carlson Rezidor announced the signing of a deal to manage a 218-room luxury hotel to be located within a mixed-use real estate development in Abuja, known as “The Heart of the City”.  The development is to be […]
January 9, 2018

Carlson Rezidor to add two more branded hotels in Ethiopia

Carlson Rezidor currently operate a 212-room Radisson Blu hotel in the Addis Ababa city center, near the United Nations Compound, and within six kilometres from the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.  The Brussels-based hotel group signed two new hotels in […]
January 3, 2018

Renaissance Hotel Ikeja rebranded to Radisson Blu

The 155-room Renaissance Hotel Ikeja, which opened in October 2016, has now been rebranded to Radisson Blu as of January 1st, 2018.  The hotel was Marriott’s first push of its Renaissance brand into the sub-Saharan African market, and Avalon Intercontinental’s […]
December 27, 2017
Golden Tulip Oniru Suites. Source: GoldenTulip.com

Golden Tulip Suites opens in Oniru

In December 2017, a 3-star, 25 key Golden Tulip Suites opened in Oniru, Lagos. The property is located off the major arteries in the area, but close to other high-end hotel products in the city, such as Four Points by […]