NEW DELHI, Mar 1: Hospitality chain Sarovar Hotels today announced signing of an agreement with Neelkanth Group to open a Sarovar Premiere hotel in Lusaka in Zambia as part of its overseas expansion plans.
“This development marks Sarovar’s presence in the five countries in Africa including Tanzania, Kenya, South Sudan, Ethiopia and Zambia,” Sarovar Hotels Pvt Ltd said in a statement.
The hotel is being developed by Zambia-based Neelkanth Group. The hotel is expected to open in 2018. It added.
The company, however, did not provide any financial details of the pact with Neelkanth Group.
Upon completion, the hotel will be an 82 key all-suite property, Sarovar Hotels said.
Sarovar Hotels & Resorts is a hotel management company. It currently manages 75 operational hotels in 50 destinations across India and overseas, under Sarovar Premiere, Sarovar Portico, Hometel brands. (PTI)