Luanda, January 24, 2013 – Ekuikui I, is the first hotel of the Group Opaia. Opened in the province of Huambo and located in Cidade Alta, this hotel unit with a 4-star rating and directed to the business tourism and promises to boost social and economically this Province.
The opening of the Hotel Ekuikui I represents an investment of around 18 million dollars and it is part of the business strategy of the Group, which provides Opaia opening hotel 20 units until 2017, one in each province of Angola, a hotel in Brazil and a hotel in Mozambique.
“This is a project for a hotel of social and economic relevance to the province of Huambo: and the first hotel with a 4 star rating in Huambo, offers 96 jobs, will ensure the accommodation of future investors in the region, attracting tourists to the Province, and with this, contribute to the growth of the industry, as well as the Province of Huambo. “, says Agostinho Kapaia, CEO of the Opaia Group.
Still according to the CEO Opaia Group, “The tourism is a sector with great potential in Angola, either by the natural beauty of our country, both in terms of promotion and support for the business sector. Thus, the Hotel Ekuikui I presents itself as a bid simultaneously for the business sector and also for the tourism sector, in line with the policy of the Ministry of Tourism that provides that Angola has become, in the medium term, a tourist destination of choice, and that captivate many foreign visitors, is also a country that fosters the domestic tourism as a sign of the quality of life of their populations.”
The Hotel Ekuikui I has a capacity of housing for 68 superior rooms, 2 deluxe suites, 2 restaurants, 1 bars, a conference room equipped with high technology for conferences and videoconferences, free wireless internet throughout the hotel, an outdoor swimming pool and a private parking. Inside the hotel, you can enjoy a massage service, laundry, babysitting, transfer and rent-a-car.
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