Radisson Blu hotel to open in Durban

Rezidor has announced its first property in Durban, South Africa, the 207-room Radisson Blu Hotel Durban Umhlanga.

Radisson Blu Hotel Durban Umhlanga
Radisson Blu Hotel Durban Umhlanga

The hotel will be in a prime location as part of the 'Oceans Umhlanga', one of South Africa’s largest mixed-use developments. It will be the third Radisson Blu hotel in South Africa, joining properties in Cape Town and Johannesburg, and is expected to open in 2019.


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The Radisson Blu Hotel Durban Umhlanga is being designed as an urban resort within the Oceans Umhlanga mall, a 90,000sqm high-end complex that will also include luxury apartments.

The hotel will have an all-day-dining restaurant, lobby bar, coffee shop, rooftop bar and terrace and a business class lounge. The meeting and events area will be 1,200sqm in size, while other facilities include a spa, gym and outdoor pool. 

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