AHIC 2021: DoubleTree by Hilton to debut in Cameroon
Hilton has introduced the signing of an agreement with Société Nouvelle des Cocotiers (SNC) to launch its upscale DoubleTree by Hilton brand in Cameroon.
The resort is anticipated to open up in 2023 pursuing a multimillion-greenback renovation of the Douala Rabingha Hotel and will be part of Hilton Yaounde, which lately celebrated its thirtieth anniversary of procedure within the state.
Andrew McLachlan, running director improvement, sub-Saharan Africa, Hilton, explained: “Hilton has a strong custom of hospitality in Cameroon, welcoming friends for above 30 many years.
“I am delighted that we are growing our portfolio and launching a 2nd model in the sector.
“DoubleTree by Hilton Douala provides us a presence inside the country’s important business hub in an proven spot very well regarded to intercontinental website visitors to the metropolis.”
Found in the Bonanjo district, the primary commercial district of Douala, the 141-guestroom resort will be located future to the French Consulate around to a multitude of corporate and federal government workplaces.
It is roughly 6 kilometres from Douala Intercontinental Airport.
The house will element five dining retailers, together with a specialty restaurant, all-working day dining cafe, magnificent rooftop bar as very well as foyer bar and café.
Meeting place will consist of four specific assembly rooms and a ballroom, even though the lodge will also characteristic spa and health and fitness amenities as nicely as a children’s playground.
DoubleTree by Hilton has about 18 qualities investing or below advancement throughout the African continent – adding to a world portfolio of a lot more than 600 motels throughout 48 countries – like destinations such as Addis Ababa, Cape City and Nairobi.