Hilton has introduced the signing of an settlement with Société Nouvelle des Cocotiers (SNC) to launch its upscale DoubleTree by Hilton model in Cameroon.
The lodge is predicted to open in 2023 following a multimillion-dollar renovation of the Douala Rabingha Resort and can be a part of Hilton Yaounde, which not too long ago celebrated its thirtieth anniversary of operation throughout the nation.
Andrew McLachlan, managing director growth, sub-Saharan Africa, Hilton, stated: “Hilton has a powerful custom of hospitality in Cameroon, welcoming friends for over 30 years.
“I’m delighted that we’re increasing our portfolio and launching a second model out there.
“DoubleTree by Hilton Douala offers us a presence throughout the nation’s key business hub in a longtime location well-known to worldwide guests to town.”
Situated throughout the Bonanjo district, the first business district of Douala, the 141-guestroom lodge shall be situated subsequent to the French Consulate close to to a large number of company and authorities places of work.
It’s roughly six kilometres from Douala Worldwide Airport.
The property will function 5 eating shops, together with a specialty restaurant, all-day eating restaurant, spectacular rooftop bar in addition to foyer bar and café.
Assembly area will consist of 4 particular person assembly rooms and a ballroom, while the lodge may even function spa and health amenities in addition to a kids’s playground.
DoubleTree by Hilton has over 18 properties buying and selling or underneath growth throughout the African continent – including to a worldwide portfolio of greater than 600 inns throughout 48 international locations – together with locations corresponding to Addis Ababa, Cape City and Nairobi.