Radisson Red comes to Africa


Carlson Rezidor has announced that the very first Radisson Red in Europe, the Middle East and Africa will be opened in Cape Town (South Africa) in late 2016.

The Radisson Red Hotel will be located at the V&A Waterfront, which offers a cosmopolitan mix of experiences ranging from shopping to exclusive entertainment. It also features prime residential and commercial property.

It will featuring offers and services such as flexible, functional guest rooms, paperless check-in, and a 24/7 deli and bar.

The hotel will form part of the new Silo District of the V&A Waterfront that will also be home to the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa.

Besides 235 guest rooms, business travellers will benefit from five meeting event studios with an area of 460m2. The hotel will also offer a fitness studio, rooftop swimming pool and  rooftop garden terrace and bar.

The site is located within walking distance of the Cape Town Convention Centre. The V&A Waterfront is easily accessible by car, train, ship and helicopter, and is 20 kilometres from Cape Town International Airport.