Radisson Hotel Group has announced the opening of Radisson Collection Hotel, Bamako, the brand’s debut in Africa.

Located in one of the most sought-after neighbourhoods in Bamako – ACI 2000 – Radisson Collection Hotel, Bamako comprises 200 guest rooms including 32 suites and three accessible rooms, offering panoramic views of the Niger River and the hillside, as well as the pool and city skyline.

Complementing the hotel’s accommodation is a selection of four diverse restaurants and bars: City Grill offers a multi-cuisine menu allowing guests to indulge in both European and West African flavours through interactive stations; the G&G Café is a casual-lunch spot; the Oasis Pool Bar offers refreshments, cocktails and poolside snacks; Legends Sports Bar is the ideal venue to relax while watching sporting events.

The hotel also features a pool, 24-hour fitness centre, 11 state-of-the-art meeting rooms with over 1,100 square meters of flexible event space and a Grand Ballroom.

“We are delighted to open the doors of our first Radisson Collection hotel in Africa, in the heart of Bamako,” comments Tim Cordon, Senior Area Vice President, Middle East & Africa, Radisson Hotel Group. “Radisson Collection represents a portfolio of unique luxury properties with distinct identities, bespoke design, and true authenticity, which is evident in the Radisson Collection Hotel, Bamako. In addition to the Radisson Collection hotels already under development in Lagos, Cairo, and Abuja, we believe the brand has strong further potential across the continent, as we continue to reinforce our presence in every key market.”

“My passionate team and I are honoured to be introducing this exceptional brand and hotel to our guests and to Africa,” says Fleury Courtin, General Manager of Radisson Collection Hotel, Bamako. “We are bringing the authenticity of Bamako to every guest, from our dining options and views, to our hospitality.”