Ethiopia embraces first ever Hyatt property

Hyatt Regency Addis Ababa

Hyatt Regency Addis Ababa, the first Hyatt-branded hotel in Ethiopia and the seventh in Africa, has opened for business.

The 188-key property stands on Meskel Square, within arm’s reach of major shopping centres, restaurants, bars and tourist attractions, including the National Museum. The guestrooms are inclusive of 12 luxury Regency suites, two Executive suites, one Presidential suite and one Royal Presidential suite with four bedrooms.

Additionally featured at Hyatt Regency Addis Ababa are six unique dining outlets, an outdoor pool, a spa and a 235m2 fitness centre. Meanwhile, corporate guests can make the most of 1,700m2 of flexible meeting space, comprising multi-functional meeting spaces with high-tech audiovisual equipment and the lavish Regency Ballroom.

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Thrilled with the inauguration was general manager, Hyatt Regency Addis Ababa, Heddo Siebs: “We are excited to celebrate the opening of Hyatt Regency Addis Ababa and to introduce the brand to Ethiopia. We are confident that our loyal World of Hyatt members and global travellers will feel welcomed the moment they arrive, and we look forward to serving them delicious blends of local flavors, while also offering an array of live entertainment.”