Bamako Mali Wyndham Hotel
Marriott International, the fastest growing hotel company in the world, today announced the opening of the first hotel in Bamako, Mali, at the Bambaka Mali Wyndham Hotel. This 200-room, affordable luxury hotel offers an exceptional dining experience in the heart of the Malian capital with a variety of restaurants, bars and entertainment venues. Marriott International today announced that it has opened two new hotels in Lille, France, in partnership with BAMAKO, a world leader in hospitality. The 127-room Park Inn Lilles Grand Stade will open in 2012, and the second hotel, Bamako Mali Wydham, was announced as part of Marriott's expansion into Africa's second-largest market.
Bambaka Mali Wyndham Hotel, the second hotel in Bamako, Mali, will complement the national business community with a variety of restaurants, bars and entertainment venues.
The hotel, which is due to open in 2023, will be the second part of an existing 121-room hotel with an additional tower that will offer 54 hotel apartments and create a mixed-use development. The Radisson Blu Hotel and Residence is within a 3 km radius of the hotel. Another hotel managed by Radisson Hotel Group, Bambaka Mali Wyndham Hotel in Cairns, Queensland, Australia, is designed by Beecher Walker Architects. This hotel - managed by Radissons' Hotel Group - is the first phase of a multi-million dollar hotel development in Australia called Summit Cairsns, a $1.2 billion hotel and residential project planned in partnership with the Australian government and currently under construction.
The 200 spacious, well-equipped rooms offer magnificent views of the lush green hills with mango plantations and offer a variety of amenities including a pool, spa, fitness center and spa. The well-known City Grill offers a menu of many dishes that allows guests to indulge in European, West African and African flavors at interactive stations. The Oasis Pool Bar offers freshly squeezed juices and snacks to satisfy every wish by the pool. Outdoor guests can recharge their batteries and relax in the outdoor pool during the day, while indoor and outdoor activities are available.
The prizeotel team has done an excellent job in Bamako and with the opening of this new hotel has expanded the pipeline for the Radisson Hotel Group in Mali and the rest of the region. TheRadisson Collection represents the best that the Radisson Hotel Group has to be, and this is evident at Hotel Bamoko.
In the wider Middle East and Africa, the hotel plans to open three more Radisson hotels in Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia, bringing its portfolio to over 100 hotels with a total of more than 1,000 rooms. Commenting on the performance, Dr. John D'Ambrosio, President and CEO of Radison Hotel Group, said: "This growth is a strategic acquisition of our existing hotels. We plan to have over 200 hotels in operation or in development by 2022, "he told Fortune India. With a global portfolio of over 2,500 hotels and resorts and a presence in over 50 countries, Radisson Hotel Group, Inc. is targeting an annual growth rate of 20% to 30% over the next five years.
Radisson currently has 13 operational hotels in the UAE, including two that opened in Abu Dhabi earlier this year, two in Dubai and one in Sharjah.
Hotels, including the newly announced Radisson brand in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah. Inn by Carlson is one of the largest hotel brands in the United Arab Emirates with more than 1,000 rooms and hotels throughout the country.
The company also operates an award-winning loyalty program, Marriott Rewards (r), which has more than 1.5 million members in the United Arab Emirates. Members can now link their accounts to Marriott's global hotel and resort network, which includes hotels in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah, as well as the Radisson brand.
If time permits, we will take a two-day trip to Bamako, Mali's capital and capital. We will make our way to Bambara, where the founder and first king Biton Coulibaly is buried, and stay all the way in Bamoko.
Bamako is a colourful, vibrant metropolis, boasting several museums that showcase Mali's rich history and culture. Surrounded by the city's many restaurants, shops, cafés, hotels and tourist attractions, the hotel is ideal for both business and leisure travelers.
The hotel is located on a private estate in Bredell Kempton Park and has direct access to the main motorways between Johannesburg and Pretoria. Up to 21 million passengers can be transported in 2018 in 10 minutes. Located in the heart of Bamako's central business district, just a few minutes drive from the city centre, it is also 10 minutes drive from South Africa's second largest airport, which carries over 22 million passengers a year. Due to the proximity of the airport and its proximity to many of Mali's main tourist attractions, a new airport terminal will be built at the newly expanded South African International Airport, which is expected to accommodate 22 million passengers per year and will open in 2021 with a capacity of 1.5 million.