The Rezidor Hotel Group is to open a Radisson Blu Hotel in Accra, Ghana.

The hotel will feature 168 guestrooms including 20 apartments ranging from one to three bedrooms, a restaurant, two bars, 300m² of meeting space, a gym and an outdoor swimming pool.

The hotel is expected to open in 2013, which will increase Rezidor’s portfolio to 37 hotels and 8,300 rooms across 15 African countries.

Rezidor Hotel Group operates 400 hotels with 86,300 rooms in 60 countries.