The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened an eagerly awaited hotel in the Egyptian capital of Cairo. Copenhagen, December 08, 2009: the first luxury hotel in this city is a signal for the further strategic expansion in emerging markets. The hotel opening expands the operational portfolio in the Middle East and Africa on a number of 36 hotels and 9,000 rooms. The new Radisson Blu luxury hotel is located in the posh district of Heliopolis, Cairo \”city of luxury and leisure\”. The site dates from the late 19th century and was built for the rich and famous. Heliopolis is located only 10 km from the bustling city of Cairo and two kilometres from the international airport. This unique location makes the new Radisson Blu luxury hotel an ideal starting point. An amazing world city Radisson Blu Hotel Cairo Heliopolis is one of the most exclusive addresses in an exquisite area.
Heliopolis is the home of the Egyptian President and his impressive palaces. It is also the home of many renowned and exclusive Egyptian leisure and sports facilities, including the luxurious Heliopolis Club, which was built in 1905. Other clubs in the area are for example El Shams – the largest in Cairo – as well as El-Ghaba and El Tayaran. This city has much to offer and leaves nothing to be desired. From the majestic and breathtaking pyramids up to the tree of the Virgin Mary, Saladin’s Citadel, the hanging Church and the Tower – the list of the historical sights is endless. Elegance and attitude the latest Radisson Blu Hotel has 427 rooms and 60 luxury suites, which are equipped with the modern amenities of a world class hotel, including free high speed Internet access,. Behindertengerechte – and non-smoking rooms are also available on request. Hotel guests and locals can enjoy great dining experiences in Cairo the culinary paradise.