HILTON ANNOUNCES THE DEBUT OF CANOPY BY HILTON ZANZIBAR THE BURJ, MARKING ITS RETURN TO TANZANIA WITH A UNIQUE HYBRID-TIMBER TOWER PROJECT IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CPS LIVE LIMITED. THE HOTEL PROMISES AN AUTHENTIC LOCAL EXPERIENCE, REFLECTING THE VIBRANT CULTURE OF FUMBA TOWN.
Hilton is set to introduce its boutique Canopy by Hilton brand in Tanzania, marking its return to the country. The partnership with CPS Live Limited brings Canopy by Hilton Zanzibar The Burj, featuring 162 guest rooms and suites.
Unique and Sustainable Tower
The hotel, located in Fumba Town, is a key component of the innovative ‘BURJ Zanzibar’ project, aiming to be the world’s tallest hybrid-timber tower. The mixed-use development includes residential spaces, retail areas, a sports center, an amusement park, and a school, offering a sustainable and vibrant community.
Excitingly, this venture marks Hilton’s re-entry into Tanzania, demonstrating its commitment to diverse traveler interests in Africa.
amenities offered at Canopy by Hilton Zanzibar The Burj
Canopy by Hilton Zanzibar The Burj promises an authentic local experience, reflecting the neighborhood’s essence.
Elevated Hospitality Experience
Carlos Khneisser, Hilton’s VP for Development in MEA, emphasizes the hotel’s commitment to meeting the unique travel needs of guests. The hotel’s dining options include an all-day restaurant, lobby café, specialty restaurant, and pool bar. It is ensuring a bespoke culinary experience for travelers.
Leisure and Recreation Facilities
Apart from thoughtfully designed rooms, Canopy by Hilton Zanzibar boasts meeting rooms, an exterior room garden, and ample recreational facilities. A fitness center, spa, outdoor pool, and a kids club cater to various guest interests, making it an ideal destination for both leisure and business travelers.
Guests will be welcomed by knowledgeable ‘Canopy Enthusiasts’ providing local insights on culturally stimulating activities in the neighborhood.
Cultural Richness of Zanzibar
Zanzibar, a sought-after leisure destination, offers more than just a beautiful landscape. Canopy by Hilton Zanzibar The Burj highlights the cultural experiences available, including spice tours, dhow cruises, and visits to the UNESCO World Heritage site, Stone Town.
Sebastian Dietzold, CEO of CPS Live Limited, expresses excitement about introducing Hilton’s Canopy brand to Tanzania, aligning perfectly with the cultural appeal and scenic views of the ‘BURJ Zanzibar’ development.
Hilton’s Strong Presence in the Region
With a hospitality legacy spanning six decades, Hilton’s portfolio includes over 100 properties in Africa and the Indian Ocean region. Upcoming projects include Canopy by Hilton Seychelles, Canopy by Hilton Cape Town Longkloof, and Canopy by Hilton Tangier, strengthening Hilton’s commitment to the region.
This strategic expansion aligns with Hilton’s mission to diversify its award-winning brands across Africa.
In conclusion, Hilton’s Canopy is set to make a splash in Tanzania with Canopy by Hilton Zanzibar The Burj. This marks a significant partnership with CPS Live Limited, contributing to the innovative ‘BURJ Zanzibar’ development. The hotel promises an authentic, elevated experience, catering to diverse traveler interests and reflecting the vibrant local culture.