Radisson Blu Resort & Spa News

Denis Dernault, general manager, Radisson Blu Kigali, Rwanda

Denis Dernault, general manager, Radisson Blu Kigali, Rwanda

10 November 2017 Videos

Denis Dernault, general manager of the Radisson Blu Kigali in Rwanda, tells Breaking Travel News how important tourism is to the development of the country. He also praises his team at the hotel following their recent success at the World Travel Awards Africa Gala Ceremony.

Carlson Rezidor takes Radisson Blu brand into Cameroon

Carlson Rezidor takes Radisson Blu brand into Cameroon

10 November 2017 Hotel News

The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has entered its 30th African country with the debut of its upper upscale brand, Radisson Blu, in Cameroon. The Radisson Blu Hotel & Apartments Douala, Cameroon is scheduled to open in 2019 and brings the group’s African portfolio to 83 hotels and over 17,500 rooms in operation and under development.

Radisson Blu Residence opens in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Radisson Blu Residence opens in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

18 February 2017 Hotel News

The Rezidor Hotel Group is introducing its first residence property in Dhahran, bringing the brand to Saudi Arabia for the first time. With 92 stylish and sophisticated apartments, a restaurant and a gym, guests will find everything they need to feel at home at the Radisson Blu Residence, Dhahran.

Radisson Blu Hotel Marrakech Carré Eden opens in Morocco

Radisson Blu Hotel Marrakech Carré Eden opens in Morocco

14 September 2016 Hotel News

Radisson Blu Hotel Marrakech Carré Eden has opened its doors to the first guests in Morocco. Situated on Boulevard Mohamed V, the hotel is in the heart of the trendy Guéliz district, known for its great shops, bars and clubs. It’s just a short amble from the old medina, with its ancient souks, alleys and the atmospheric Djemaa el-Fna square.

Radisson Blu strengthens presence in Finland

Radisson Blu strengthens presence in Finland

29 March 2016 Hotel News

Radisson Blu is strengthening its presence in Finland with the opening of Radisson Blu Aleksanteri Hotel, Helsinki. The newly renovated hotel has a strong connection to the local people and culture, and promises to be every guest’s “home away from home”. “We are proud to extend our long-term partnership with SOK Corporation and add another stunning hotel to our portfolio of award-winning hotels in the Nordic region,” said Tom Flanagan, area vice president for The Rezidor Hotel Group in the Nordics.

Gunmen take hostages at Radisson Blu Hotel in Mali

Gunmen take hostages at Radisson Blu Hotel in Mali

20 November 2015 Hotel News

Special forces have stormed a hotel in Malian capital Bamako in an attempt to end a siege by gunmen. As many as ten attackers are holding 170 people hostage at the Radisson Blu Hotel in the city. The property is popular with international business travellers, flight crews and Malian visitors.

Carlson Rezidor brings Radisson Blu to Nairobi

Carlson Rezidor brings Radisson Blu to Nairobi

2 October 2015 Hotel News Tourism News

Carlson Rezidor, one of the largest and most dynamic hotel groups worldwide, continues to strengthen its presence in Africa, the company’s most important growth market. The group has announced the first Radisson Blu Residence in Nairobi, Kenya. The property with 123 units will be located adjacent to the State House and welcome the first guests in late 2016.

Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa Bordeaux announced for 2017

Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa Bordeaux announced for 2017

6 January 2015 Hotel News

Carlson Rezidor has confirmed it will open a new property in France, the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa Bordeaux. The new urban resort will feature 125 rooms and a large spa and Balneotherapy area – it is scheduled to welcome the first guests in the second quarter of 2017.