Lanting Hotel Group Annouces Opening

Lanting Hotel Group, Inc., the owner/operator of the new Radisson Hotel Nashville Airport, has recently completed a multi-million dollar renovation of this newly-acquired property. Located at the intersection of Interstate 40 and Briley Parkway, this full-service 200-room property features expanded meeting and banquet facilities and several other services including a full-service business center, a fitness center, room service, outdoor pool and complimentary downtown and airport transportation services.
The Radisson Hotel Nashville Airport, formerly known as the Clarion Hotel, is one of two Radisson franchised properties owned and operated by Lanting Hotel Group, Inc. The other hotel under the Lanting umbrella is the Radisson Hotel Chatsworth, located in Los Angeles` San Fernando Valley.

“We are excited to be opening a new hotel in the Nashville area. Our upscale amenities and friendly staff will provide visitors to Nashville with a unique brand of genuine hospitality. We are confident that frequent travelers and business professionals will return to the Radisson Hotel Nashville Airport again and again,” states William Lanting, President and CEO of Lanting Hotel Group, Inc.

“Quality hotels are a trademark of a great destination. The investment that Lanting Hotel Group has put into this property further reinforces Nashville`s reputation as a place that people like to visit and to stay,” according to Butch Spyridon, Executive Vice-President, Nashville Convention & Visitors Bureau.

The hotel`s newly renovated eleven-story tower features 200 large, brand new luxurious guests rooms, including eight spacious suites. Each of the contemporary new guest rooms includes: High Speed Internet access, 25” color TV, in room movies, 2 dual line phones with voicemail, coffee maker, hair dryer, iron and board. Also, the hotel`s 8,900 square feet of banquet and meeting space can accommodate groups or events of up to 400 persons.

The hotel`s restaurant, the Parkside Grill, offers classic American fare, in a comfortable atmosphere, enhanced by a spectacular view. Or guest`s can retire to Bernie`s Lounge for an appetizer and favorite beverage while watching one of the big screen televisions


Reservations for the Radisson Hotel Airport Nashville, or any Radisson hotel, can be made via the Radisson Internet Website at, through your travel consultant or by calling 800-333-3333. Rates are based on availability and subject to change.

ABOUT LANTING HOTEL GROUP: Lanting Hotel Group, Inc. is a hotel ownership, development and management company specializing in the management of full-service first-class hotels and restaurants. Lanting Hotel Group currently operates the Radisson Hotel Chatsworth, a 150-room full-service hotel in Los Angeles` San Fernando Valley and the Radisson Hotel Nashville Airport in Nashville, Tennessee.
WILLIAM LANTING, PRESIDENT & CEO: Bill Lanting has accumulated over 18 years of experience in the hotel industry, including all aspects of hotel acquisitions, asset management, development, construction and operation. He has been involved with hotels ranging in size from boutique hotels of 36 rooms to major convention-oriented hotels with over 400 rooms. Over the course of his career, he has gained well-balanced experience in all aspects of hotel development, ownership and operations through his involvement with an entrepreneurial hotel owner/operator, a national hotel management company and an international hotel franchise company.
ABOUT CARLSON HOTELS: Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Carlson Hotels Worldwide, part of Carlson Hospitality Worldwide, includes four hotel brands: Regent® International Hotels, one of the most respected brands in the luxury segment of the lodging industry with luxurious, world-class new hotels and resorts around the world; Radisson Hotels & Resorts®, one of the world`s leading upscale hotel companies with more than 400 locations in 53 countries; Country Inns & Suites by Carlson®, one of the fastest growing, mid-tier lodging chains with over 200 locations offering excellent value with upgraded services and amenities; and Park Hospitality. Other operations of Carlson Hospitality Worldwide include Radisson Seven Seas Cruises; Carlson Lifestyle Living; Carlson Vacation Ownership; Carlson Restaurants Worldwide, which includes T.G.I. Friday`s and other restaurant brands; and Provisions, a worldwide procurement company.