Richard Branson’s luxury travel brand to open Mahali Mzuri – a new luxury hotel in Africa

Virgin Limited Edition’s Mahali Mzuri to open in 2013

Virgin Limited Edition will join Accor, Carlson Rezidor, Marriott, Movenpick and other chains with a new luxury hotel in Africa, located in the Masai Maara ecosystem. The luxury 12-tented camp called Mahali Mzuri is due to open in 2013 and will cater for a maximum of 24 guests at any one time. Rates will start from USD $580 per person per night and will be fully inclusive of all meals, drinks and daily game drives

“I’m thrilled to be able to announce Mahali Mzuri as the latest addition to the Virgin Limited Edition collection. With such a beautiful and serene setting, Mahali Mzuri will undoubtedly offer a unique African experience like no other and as with all our other properties it too will offer great service and fun in true Virgin style,” Sir Richard Branson commented on the news.

Virgin Limited Edition exclusive portfolio of retreats also includes Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands and The Roof Gardens in London.