Rotana, a number one resort administration firm throughout the Center East, Africa and Turkey, has signed a resort administration settlement with Mullion Contractors Restricted to handle a brand new five-star resort and resort residences in Kenyan capital of Nairobi.
Set to open in 2022, the brand new property shall be located in Higher Hill, a well-liked enterprise district within the metropolis of Nairobi. With 200 resort rooms and 100 resort residences, the upcoming lodges shall be operated underneath the “Rotana Resorts & Resorts” and “Arjaan resort residences by Rotana” manufacturers.
The settlement for the new resort comes a month after Rotana signed up for its first property within the Republic of Zambia. The deliberate five-star resort is scheduled for opening in 2021 within the coronary heart of the south-central African nation’s capital metropolis Lusaka. When opened, the brand new properties in Kenya and Zambia will be part of the corporate’s portfolio of working lodges within the African continent that features Al Salam Rotana, Khartoum, Sudan; Kin Plaza Arjaan by Rotana, Kinshasa, DR Congo; and Grand Rotana Resort & Spa, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt.
Nasser Al-Nowais, Chairman, Rotana, stated: “Setting foot in Kenyan market with a five-star resort and resort residences is intently aligned with our imaginative and prescient of strengthening Rotana’s presence in Africa and bolstering our world portfolio additional. We’ll proceed to hunt new alternatives to supply Rotana’s branded lodging on the continent that’s more and more turning into standard amongst vacationers and company travellers from around the globe. On behalf of Rotana, I wish to lengthen my deepest gratitude to Mullion Contractors Restricted for putting their belief and confidence in our skills to handle the upcoming lodges.”
Selim El Zyr, Vice Chairman, Rotana, added: “With its promising financial progress projections of round 6 %, Kenya stays one among Africa’s most buoyant markets and thus presents vivid prospects for the hospitality sector. The signing of the resort administration settlement for a brand new lodges in Nairobi’s thriving enterprise district is a key milestone for Rotana. We’re optimistic that this strategic step will gasoline our formidable enlargement drive within the African continent.”
The brand new resort and resort residences will deliver Rotana’s complete stock in Africa to 2,028. With a watch to capitalizing on the potential of the continent’s burgeoning marketplace for the hospitality sector, Rotana has deliberate new lodges in Angola, Mauritania, Nigeria and Tanzania that are scheduled to open by 2022.