The new 132-room hotel is located in the fourth-largest city in Ghana and includes 12 two-bedroom apartments as part of its offering.Identified as a potential key property in the city for business travellers, the Protea Hotel Select Takoradi offers conference facilities for a maximum of 150 guests and Wifi connectivity throughout the hotel. The hotel also has a large restaurant, bar and lounge, terrace, entertainment and pool area as well as a gym.
“This opening under the Protea Hotels brand reinforces our focus on continuing to grow the footprint of Marriott International and that of Protea Hotels in strategic growth areas within Africa. It brings to 19 the number of Middle Eastern and African countries that Marriott International operates in,” says Alex Kyriakidis, President and Managing Director, Middle East & Africa, for Marriott International.
“With its positioning in the moderate and upper moderate tier categories and with properties situated in major primary and secondary business centers and sought-after leisure destinations, Protea Hotels offers accommodation ideal for both business and leisure travelers. The approach we take at Protea Hotels is to offer modern design and consistent amenities with a unique blend of global standards combined with proactive and personal service so every guest feels important and appreciated,” concludes Kyriakidis.