The Rezidor Hotel Group has signed a contract to manage a new Radisson hotel in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. The property with 173 rooms will be built in the upscale, busy beachfront district Summerstand and is scheduled to open in late 2008.
The Radisson hotel ,Port Elizabeth,
From 2007 to 2009, Rezidor will add 20,000 rooms to its portfolio. "South Africa is an important market for our organic business development," comments Kurt Ritter, President & CEO of The Rezidor Hotel Group. "We see promising potentials in this country and are glad to arrive in Port Elizabeth, with 1,5 million inhabitants its fifth largest city."
The Radisson Port Elizabeth will offer panoramic views over the Algoa Bay, and feature facilities such as pool, wellness & gym area, restaurant & bar, five meeting rooms and business center. Guests will be able to reach the city center in two minutes, the international airport in ten minutes.
Port Elizabeth is located on the country's south eastern coast and 763 kilometres away from Cape Town. The city has beautiful beaches and nearby wildlife game reserves as well as the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ); South Africa's premier location for new industrial investments covering 11,000 hectares of land.
Owner of the future Radisson hotel is the South African company Auspex Property.
Source: Action PR