JUBA, SOUTHSUDAN: Radisson Hotel Group has launched the first internationally branded 5-star hotel in South Sudan. Located in Juba, the fast-growing capital and largest city of South Sudan on the White Nile River, Radisson Blu Hotel-Juba, is a 10 minute drive from Juba International Airport to the heart of the city’s business centre.
“We are delighted to strengthen our presence in Central Africa by opening the doors to our first hotel in South Sudan and the country’s first five-star internationally branded hotel,” Tim Cordon, Radisson Hotel Group’s Senior Vice President, Middle East and Africa said in a recent statement.
“With the highest level of security measures in place for a comforting stay, its modern finishes and both business and leisure facilities, coupled with our renowned Radisson Hotels’ Yes I Can! Service and hospitality, we are confident the hotel will be a great addition to help promote the country’s hospitality offering.”
The hotel offers several amenities, including a modern gym, a spacious outdoor pool, and a wellness centre which includes a refreshing spa with a sauna, Jacuzzi, steam bath, and male and female salons.
The 154-room property boasts of views of the pool, the city and the famed White Nile River. The hotel rooms are designed for maximum comfort, security, and relaxation. For guests who are particularly interested in hosting meetings or events, the hotel has the largest meeting facilities available in the city, which are ideal for meetings and conferences.
The property also features a wide array of flavours and cuisines, the hotel’s six bars and restaurants offer a variety of delectable dishes in stylish and welcoming venues.
The Sky Lounge on the 13th floor offers a breathtaking 360-degree view of Juba, making it the ideal venue to end the day and watch the sunset.
Meanwhile, the Larder offers an extensive menu of international cuisine prepared with the freshest ingredients. For the sporty guests, they are invited to sit back and enjoy the latest sporting events at The Sports Bar or head to the Pool and Grill section for a refreshing drink along the poolside.
“In true Radisson style, my passionate team and I look forward to welcoming and making every moment matter for our guests and the community of Juba in hotel where safety and security are a top priority,” said George Balassis, the General Manager, Radisson Blu Hotel, Juba.
“With our abundance of inviting facilities, restaurants and bars, we are certain that our hotel will become their home away from home and the venue of choice for events and special occasions of all kinds.”