Carlson Rezidor expands footprint in Ethiopia with the announcement of its second Radisson Blu hotel in Addis Ababa. Slated to open in 2017, the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Addis Ababa is the latest addition of the hotel group in the country.
The upper upscale property featuring 165 roomsis already under construction. It is located on Bole Road, one of the city’s busiest axes, and at 2km from the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA). The international airport is 3km away – it serves as base for Ethiopian Airlines, one of Africa’s most successful carriers. The property is also the closest hotel to the Millennium Convention Center which is Addis Ababa’s largest conference venue. Many Embassies and EU delegation offices are also nearby.
Besides 165 stylish and sophisticated rooms with Radisson Blu signature services such as free high speed internet access, the property will offer an all-day-dining restaurant, a speciality restaurant, a bar, a lobby café and a business class lounge. Business travellers will also benefit from almost 1,000sqm of meetings & events space. A gym and spa will complement the offer.