Address Hotel 2 Fevrier Lome Togo (exterior) (PRNewsfoto/Emaar Hospitality Group)

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality enterprise of the Dubai-based Emaar Properties PJSC, in partnership with the Kalyan Group, is expanding to Togo to establish Address Hotel 2 Février Lomé Togo, which will have no competition in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Address Hotel 2 Février Lomé Togo will have 256 rooms & suites and 64 serviced apartments. It will also have themed restaurants, meeting arenas and other amenities. Togo marks the sixth international destination for Address which also has other hotel projects in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Turkey, Bahrain and The Maldives.

The CEO of Kalyan Hospitality Development Togo SAU, and Founder and CEO of Kalyan Group, Ashok Gupta, said: “Address Hotel 2 Février Lomé Togo is a prestigious asset in our real estate and hospitality investment portfolio; being entrusted by the Republic of Togo with what is widely regarded as the ‘Jewel of West Africa’. It will add to the pride of Togo and serve as a referral point for the hotel industry.”

Olivier Harnisch, CEO of Emaar Hospitality Group, said: “Our agreement is a landmark in our expansion to Sub-Saharan Africa. We thank Ashok Gupta and the Togolese government for their support and opportunity to operate our first hotel and serviced residence project in Togo, a fascinating country with strong growth opportunities.”

Formerly known as Hôtel 2 Février, Address Hotel 2 Février Lomé Togo is built as a 30-storey tower, 102 metres high, offering beautiful views. With free internet services, facilities including ballroom, congress hall and auditorium, luxury spa, open air swimming pool, concierge services and retail shops, it will be a refreshing escape for all guests.