Radisson Blu has opened its third hotel in Nigeria, and its second hotel in the country’s largest city, Lagos. Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group now has a portfolio of 85 hotels, and over 17,800 rooms in operation and under development in Africa.
The Radisson Blu Strand Hotel, Stockholm, originally launched in 1912 for the Olympics, is undergoing a significant refurbishment, transforming it into Stockholm’s leading lifestyle hotel. Scandinavian stylish design meets rich history at the iconic hotel, famously frequented by Swedish actors Greta Garbo and Ingrid Bergman, who favoured the Sea Salon Suite with views of the Royal Dramatic Theatre.
Rezidor has reconfirmed its leading position in Europe with Radisson Blu, the largest upscale hotel brand featuring 186 hotels with almost 45,000 rooms in operation. The ranking, published by MKG Hospitality-On, was revealed at the International Hotel Investment Forum 2017, currently taking place in Berlin.
The Radisson Blu Edwardian Heathrow has launched its ‘Brain Box’ room. The new facility provides an innovative meeting space designed to encourage and inspire guests’ working efficiency and creative thinking using clever design and technology.
The Rezidor Hotel Group is planning its first resort on the Cape Verde island of Sal. The Radisson Blu Beach Resort, Sal will feature 240 guest rooms and open its doors in third quarter of 2019. The five-star beach resort is located on Santa Maria, the number one beach location in the country.
Radisson Blu has opened its latest property, in Slovenia – Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Ljubljana. The 208 rooms, 25 junior suites, two business suites and one executive suite are decorated in rich earth tones and minimalistic design. The building, which has been just converted and re-branded from an existing hotel, is located four kilometres from the city centre.
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is expanding Radisson Blu in Latin America with three hotels; Radisson Blu Santiago, La Dehesa in Chile as well as Radisson Blu San Andrés Resort & Spa and Radisson Blu ar Santa Marta Resort & Spa in Colombia. “Radisson Blu has a global presence with over 280 hotels in operation throughout the world and we see great potential for the brand in Latin America,” said Javier Rosenberg, chief operating officer, Americas, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group.
Carlson Rezidor is planning two new Radisson Blu beach resorts in Mauritius. The 100-room Radisson Blu Azuri Resort & Spa, and the 57-residence Radisson Blu Azuri Residence & Suites are conversions of existing properties and will already be rebranded in Q3 2015.
Radisson Blu is gearing up for its annual Blu Day on 27 September - a showcase of the brand and its celebrated hallmarks including free Internet, Yes I Can(SM) spirit of service and 100% Guest Satisfaction, across its portfolio of 40 Radisson Blu hotels in Asia Pacific.
The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, announces the Radisson Blu Sheremetyevo Airport Hotel, Moscow. The First Class property featuring 379 rooms is scheduled to open in Q2 2014. It is Rezidor’s second hotel at Sheremetyevo – the group already successfully operates a mid market Park Inn by Radisson hotel at the airport.
Ralph Goetzmann, general manager, Radisson Blu Hotel, Berlin at the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2012 at Conrad Algarve
Rezidor, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, announces the Radisson Blu Hotel Cotonou in Benin.