Radisson Blu Hotel, Bamako reopens

15 Dec 2015

2015-12-15-Bamako.jpg Radisson Blu is pleased to announce the re-opening of Radisson Blu Hotel, Bamako, after the devastating terrorist attacks that took place on 20th November 2015.

“We are grateful to the President of Mali, Mr Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, and our owner Mr Kome Cesse, for all the support they have given to the employees and guests, and to help us re-open the hotel in such a short time. We would also like to thank the BMS Bank for their quick financial assistance required to re-open the hotel,” said Gary Ellis, General Manager of the Radisson Blu Hotel, Bamako.

Radisson Blu is thankful to the local authorities, security and emergency services from Mali, and the UN, France and the United States, and everyone else involved for their support and confidence in Radisson Blu Hotel,a Bamako.

“Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group’s commitment to grow and thrive in Africa is stronger than ever. We will continue to do everything we can to support our guests and employees, as well as their families. And look forward to welcoming our international guests back to Radisson Blu Hotel, Bamako,’ commented Wolfgang M. Neumann, President & CEO, The Rezidor Hotel Group.  

More details available on https://www.radissonblu.com/en/hotel-bamako

The Radisson Blu Hotel, Bamako, Mali is operated by The Rezidor Hotel Group.


Corporate Communications:
Renu Hanegreefs-Snehi, Senior Director PR, Brand & Marketing Communication; renu.snehi@carlsonrezidor.com
Christiane Reiter, Senior Director Corporate Communication; christiane.reiter@carlsonrezidor.com

About Radisson Blu®
Radisson Blu® is one of the world’s leading hotel brands with more than 280 hotels in operation in 62 countries. Radisson Blu’s vibrant, contemporary and engaging hospitality is characterized by a unique Yes I Can!SM service philosophy, and all of its first class hotels offer a range of signature features that are empathetic to the challenges of modern travel, including the 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Distinguished the world over as the brand with Hotels Designed to Say YES!SM, Radisson Blu offers a vivid visual celebration of leading-edge style where the delight is in the detail. Radisson Blu hotels are located in prime locations in major cities, airport gateways and leisure destinations across the world. Radisson Blu is a part of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, which also includes Quorvus Collection, Radisson® , Radisson Red, Park Plaza® , Park Inn® by Radisson and Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM. For reservations and more information visit, www.radissonblu.com. Connect with Radisson Blu on social media: @RadissonBlu on Twitter and Instagram and Facebook.com/RadissonBlu.

About Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups and includes more than 1,370 hotels in operation and under development with 220,000 rooms and a footprint spanning 110 countries and territories. The Carlson Rezidor portfolio includes a powerful set of global brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu®, Radisson®, Radisson RED, Park Plaza®, Park Inn® by Radisson and Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM. In most hotels, guests can benefit from Club CarlsonSM, one of the 2015 – 2016 “Top Three Hotel Rewards Programs” as recently ranked by U.S. News and World Report. Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and its brands employ 85,000 people worldwide and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., and Brussels, Belgium. For more information, visit www.carlsonrezidor.com. Connect with Carlson Rezidor on social media: @CarlsonRezidor on Twitter and linkedin.com/company/2364.