HGI enters Casablanca


According to Breaking Travel News, Hilton Worldwide has signed a management agreement with Group Sadiki to open its first hotel in Casablanca.

The mid-scale Hilton Garden Inn brand will be soon represented in Morocco’s largest city, with construction set to begin this year. It is forecast that the hotel may welcome its first guests in 2021.

Hilton Garden Inn Casablanca Sidi Maarouf will consist of an initial 118 guest rooms with space available on site for further expansion.

The hotel forms part of a mixed-use development with a 550m2 ballroom and Moroccan-oriental restaurant to be built in the vicinity.

The Hilton Garden Inn will contain three dining options onsite, in addition to another 300m2 of event space to the complex.

Sidi Maarouf is located in the South West of Casablanca and has emerged as the city’s new business district with several multinationals establishing a presence in recent years. It is located 25 kilometres from Mohamed V Airport.