Marriott International Opens First Sheraton Bamako Hotel in Mali

Situated in one of the city's most sought-after areas, the new venture is the result of a collaboration with Koiraholding Group

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The new hotel building is located adjacent to Bamako’s Modibo Keïta International Airport, situated in one of the city’s most sought-after areas, ACI 2000. This will ensure easy access to the city centre, main embassies, corporate offices, government buildings, shopping zones and numerous cultural and tourist attractions, making it a perfect point for tourists and locals alike.

Along with the enviable location comes panoramic and exquisite views of the Niger River, with a lush hillside dotted with mango plantations, providing unmatched consolation and the Sheraton Signature Sleep experience.

The resort flawlessly blends fashionable and sophisticated design, with distinct native touches to create a vibrant aesthetic and a captivating sense of place.

The Project Manager, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Cesse Kome said,

“I am very proud to partner with Marriott International to bring the Sheraton brand into Mali and I am confident this hotel will set a new benchmark in hospitality within the country.”

President and Managing Director of Middle East and Africa, Marriott International, Alex Kyriakidis had this to say: “We are thrilled to build on Sheraton’s proud heritage in Africa that dates back to 1971, Over the last four decades, the brand has maintained its first mover advantage through strategic pipeline development and growth, giving global travellers access to more destinations across the continent. Sheraton Bamako Hotel not only marks our entry into a new country, but also serves as a great example of our transformation efforts around the brand.”

(Source: Marriott International, Inc)

The hotel boasts 200 deluxe guest rooms, 27 exclusive Sheraton club membership rooms, and 32 luxury suites. There are also state of the art health and leisure facilities available, including a Sheraton fitness centre, an outdoor pool and a relaxation spa.

There are four very different dining venues available that will cater to a global audience; a Paris inspired brasserie Bamaquoise, an all-day dining restaurant, City Grill, which provides a taste of European cuisine, blended with West African aromas. Guests can also enjoy fresh and healthy juices, drinks and snacks, all available at the Legendes Du Sports Bar and the Oasis Pool Bar.

Not neglecting their business and events clientele, there are more than 820 square meters dedicated to meeting spaces: 11 meetings rooms, one of which is a 478 square meter grand ballroom, and a fully equipped business centre, with ultra-modern facilities and excellent high-speed Wi-Fi.

This new Mali attraction is determined to always provide a signature experience and to go above and beyond for its guests. The Sheraton guarantees nothing but the best in all the facilities provided and an excellent service to ensure unforgettable moments.

For more information on Sheraton Bamako Hotel, visit http://www.sheratonbamako.com/