Radisson Blu Al Mahary Hotel Tripoli


The Radisson Blu Al Mahary Hotel Tripoli is a modern tourist hotel in
Tripoli Tripoli (; ar, طرابلس, ; ber, ⵜⵔⵢⴱⵓⵍⵙ) is the capital Capital most commonly refers to: * Capital letter Letter case (or just case) is the distinction between the letters that are in larger uppercase or capitals ...

Libya Libya (; ar, ليبيا, Lībiyā), officially the State of Libya ( ar, دولة ليبيا, Dawlat Lībiyā), is a country in the Maghreb region in North Africa bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, Egypt to Egypt–Libya border, th ...

, near Grand Hotel Tripoli.

Data & History

It was built in 1989 and completely remodeled in 2009 to international standards as part of Radisson Hotels. It is located on the site of the earlier Italian Hotel del Mehari ,Albergo del Mehari, created by architect Florestano Di Fausto
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See also

* Grand Hotel Tripoli * Hotel Casinò Uaddan


External links

the "Grand Hotel" in Italian Tripoli
Hotels in Tripoli Hotels established in 1989 Hotel buildings completed in 1989 {{Libya-struct-stub