Radisson Hotels enters Madagascar


Radisson Hotel Group is entering its 32nd African market and second Indian Ocean territory, Madagascar, with the signing of a portfolio deal of three hotels and a total of 254 rooms.

The agreement consists of two hotel conversions and one hotel under construction, with all three hotels scheduled to open in 2020.

The Radisson Blu Hotel Antananarivo Waterfront and the Radisson Hotel Antananarivo Waterfront will be ideally positioned in a central location at the crossroads of the city centre in the main business and commercial district.

The hotels are located in the Waterfront, a quiet compound that is secured and surrounded by a large lake and multiple outlets, including restaurants, a mall and cinema.

It’s also approximately 30 minutes from Antananarivo International Airport.

Radisson Blu Hotel Antananarivo Waterfront will offer 168 rooms, including 26 junior suites and 21 executive suites.

Dining options will include an all-day dining restaurant, a rooftop destination restaurant and rooftop bar overlooking the city, as well as an internet café.

Leisure facilities will feature a fitness room and an indoor swimming pool.

The 585m2 meeting and events area will consist of one conference and six meeting rooms.

Radisson Hotel Antananarivo Waterfront will have 30 upscale standard and business class rooms.

The food and beverage outlets will include an all-day dining restaurant and bar.

Guests will also be able to enjoy the hotel’s water garden, deck and outdoor swimming pool.

The conversion property will be called the Radisson Serviced Apartments Antananarivo City Center.

It has 56 apartments, which include 38 upscale standard apartments, 11 business class apartments and seven executive suites.

It will offer an all-day dining restaurant, a lively roof top lounge bar and a gym.

The property is located in a vibrant area within the city centre, surrounded by bars, restaurants, major banks, ministries and the ancient Presidential Palace.