InterContinental Hotels Group has signed voco, the Bank, Rosebank in South Africa in partnership with Valor Hospitality Partners Africa.
Last year, IHG announced the signing of a master development agreement with Valor to roll out multiple franchise hotels over the next ten years.
This is the first signing under the deal and adds to InterContinental Hotels Group’s growing pipeline in the Middle East and Africa.
voco combines the informality and charm of an individual hotel with the quality and reassurance of a global and respected brand.
The brand allows guests to enjoy an upscale experience with the freshness of a unique, independent hotel under a name they can trust.
Since being launched globally just over a year ago, voco has enjoyed rapid growth with multiple signings across the Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia, and signing of voco the Bank, Rosebank marks the brand’s debut in the African continent.
A new built property, the hotel will open its doors to guests in 2020 and feature 131, well-designed rooms.
Located in Rosebank, a cosmopolitan commercial and residential suburb close to central Johannesburg, the hotel will provide easy access to all key business districts and directly links into the Rosebank Mall and pedestrian…