BWI OPENS FIRST HOTEL IN KENYA
NAIROBI, Kenya (February 20, 2013) – Best Western International, the World?s Biggest Hotel Family?, continues its global expansion with the addition of the brand?s first hotel in Nairobi, the?BEST WESTERN PREMIER Nairobi Hotel.
The hotel offers 96 guest rooms including six luxury suites, a caf?, fitness centre and an amazing rooftop infinity pool with spectacular views of the Nairobi skyline and Ngong Hills. The full-service restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and the Rooftop Terrace Lounge provides beautiful views while guests relax and unwind. A business center and three executive meeting rooms provide business travelers with state-of-the-art facilities.
As the capital city of Kenya, Nairobi is the business and financial hub of the country and home to more than 100 major international companies and government organizations including the United Nations. The BEST WESTERN PREMIER Nairobi Hotel is ideally located 30 minutes from Nairobi?s International airport, seven minutes from the central business district and within walking distance to the main shopping centers and nightlife districts.
[quote]?We are very excited to not only be the first Best Western hotel in Nairobi and are pleased to have received the Best Western Premier descriptor for our facilities and amenities,? said Adeeb Premji, owners? representative of the BEST WESTERN PREMIER Nairobi Hotel. ?As a newly constructed property our guests will enjoy our modern and high tech facilities and experience our superior customer care. Whether traveling on business or leisure our guests will be treated to true Kenyan hospitality by our friendly and attentive staff.?
?With our first hotel in Nairobi, Kenya joining our current hotel in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, we are continuing to grow with projects in East and South Africa. These key regions for hotel development have great potential for Best Western International,? said Vice President International Operations, Suzi Yoder. [/quote]
The BEST WESTERN PREMIER Nairobi Hotel is the brand?s?11th hotel in Africa?in Africa and is part of a concentrated effort to broaden the Best Western presence in this important region. Currently the Best Western brand has hotels in Algeria, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Morocco, Nigeria, Reunion Island, South Africa, and Tanzania.
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Best Western International, Inc., headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., is a privately held hotel brand made up of more than 4,000* BEST WESTERN?, BEST WESTERN PLUS, BEST WESTERN PREMIER hotels in more than 100* countries and territories worldwide. Now celebrating 67 years of hospitality, Best Western welcomes hundreds of thousands of guests nightly. Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales, marketing and promotional support, and online and mobile booking capabilities. More than 15 million travelers are members of the brand?s award-winning loyalty program Best Western Rewards?, one of the few programs in which members earn points that never expire and can be redeemed at any Best Western hotel worldwide. The brand?s partnerships with AAA/CAA, race car driver Michael Waltrip, and Harley-Davidson? provide travelers with exciting ways to interact with the brand. In 2012, Best Western won a record number of awards, including AAA?s Hotel Partner of the Year, CAA?s Partner of the Year, TravelClick?s eMarketer of the Year and Compuware?s Best of the Web Gold awards.[/box]