13 new hotels to hit kenyan market in 5 years time

photo coutesy of JW Marriot

photo coutesy of JW Marriot

A t0tal of  13 hotels  to hit the Kenyan market in the next 5 years ,growing the bed space by more than 2,400 rooms according to the report by pricewatershousecoopers.

Due to the  rapid growth of the Kenyan economy  and demand for bed space,the study by the advisory firm  indicates that the hotels are expected to set off to start there business in the country by 2021  including additional of units and bed space by some of the 5 stars hotels such as Radisson , Marriot and Best Western brands.

These developments are as a  result of the  the local economy that is growing day by day hence attracting international hotels to Kenya.Sheraton,Ramada,Hilton,Radisson,marriot and Movenpick are among the international brands scheduled to set off business in Kenya in the next 5 years,”Pwc says in Hotel outlook report.

The growth has been accelerated by the increasing number of domestic and international tourists.

According to the report  Kenya has elevated  in travel due to the growth in domestic tourism in a strong economic enviroment ,as well as   introduction of some incentives  by the the goverment.

The incentives include elimination of VAT on park fees,removal of visa fees for children as well as rreduction of  in park fees by Kenya Wildlife Service, and the waiver of landing fee  for charter flights in Mombasa and Malindi.

Radisson blu

photo coutesy of Radisson blu