First five-star hotel opens in Kabwe, Zambia

The Urban Bliss Hotel, the first five-star hotel in Kabwe, Zambia, was officially opened by Zambian President, Edgar Lungu, on July 5.

The  President said, to attract investment in the tourism sector, his government had created an enabling environment that had seen local and foreign investors build hotels and lodges in various parts of the country.

Urban Bliss Hotel features 40 rooms, a spa, salon, fitness centre, family restaurant, steakhouse, swimming pool and secure parking. Room facilities include flat-screen TV with DStv, desk, charging ports, electronic safe, air-conditioning, minibar fridge, en-suite bathroom and a range of complimentary bath soaps.

The Lounge Hall has a private kitchen, built-in projection and audio and visual features. It seats up to 210 guests cinema-style.

The hotel’s conference hall and foyer has audio and visual features for approximately 300 guests in banquet seating and 550 guests cinema-style. The boardroom has a private kitchen and bathroom and can accommodate 14 guests at a conference table and 30 guests in cinema seating.