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Carlson Rezidor enters the Maldives with Radisson Blu Resort Maldives

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has announced the signing of a management agreement for Radisson Blu Resort Maldives with Chang Hua Holdings. Scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2019, the property is one of the most anticipated new developments in Maldives in addition to being the first Radisson Blu resort in the market. Located on the southern part of…

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Rezidor signs three new hotels in UAE

Rezidor announces the signing of three new properties in the UAE: the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront and the Park Inn by Radisson Resort Ras Al Khaimah Marjan Island will already welcome the first guests in Q2 of 2017. The Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Canal View will open its doors in Q1 of 2018. “The UAE is a key strategic…

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Carlson Rezidor announces Radisson Blu Olympiysky Hotel in Moscow

Carlson Rezidor has revealed the Radisson Blu Olympiysky Hotel, Moscow, an upscale property featuring 379 rooms, will welcome the first guests in Q1 of 2017.The hotel is owned by B&N Group. It will be Carlson Rezidor’s eighth hotel in Moscow — the company now operates and develops more than 2,000 rooms in the Russian capital. In Russia, CIS and the…

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Carlson Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Hotel, Kayseri in Turkey

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the largest and most dynamic hotel companies worldwide, opens the Radisson Blu Hotel, Kayseri in Turkey. It is the group’s 10th operating Radisson Blu property in Turkey and further strengthens Europe’s largest upper upscale brand known for stylish & sophisticated design, unique service concepts and the service philosophy Yes I Can!The Radisson Blu Hotel,…

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Q2 2014: Rezidor signs 11 hotels with 2,200 rooms

The Rezidor Hotel Group has signed 11 new projects with almost 2,200 rooms in the second quarter of 2014. All new rooms were under fee-based contracts – supporting Rezidor’s asset-light, profitable and sustainable growth strategy in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Five signings represented upcoming hotels in Saudi Arabia, and two signings were related to Turkey – both key…

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Carlson Rezidor opens Radisson Resort in Zavidovo, Russia

Carlson Rezidor, one of the largest hotel groups worldwide and the leading international hotel operator in Russia/CIS and Baltics, announces the opening of a new resort hotel in one of the world’s most environmentally sound destinations according to UNESCO. Radisson Resort, Zavidovo is nestled in the Tver Region, surrounded by green forests, sweeping rivers and lakes.The hotel is situated in…

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Rezidor restructures three lease agreements and terminates one unprofitable contract

Concluding a year of successful Asset Management activities, The Rezidor Hotel Group has signed four agreements in Q4 2013 to further improve the profitability of the leased portfolio. Combined with results from 2012, when Rezidor exited from nine unprofitable leases, these transactions – all related to assets in Europe – have resulted in significant rent reductions for Rezidor, and have…

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Carlson Rezidor announces two hotels in Saudi Arabia

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the most dynamic and largest hotel groups worldwide, announces two new hotels in Saudi Arabia: The Park Inn by Radisson Riyadh Olaya (168 rooms) will open in Q1 2014; the Radisson Blu Resort Jizan (160 rooms) will welcome the first guests in Q1 2015. Both properties are joint projects between Carlson Rezidor as the…

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Carlson Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Algiers Hydra

Carlson Rezidor, one of the largest and most dynamic hotel groups worldwide, announces their very first project in Algeria: The Radisson Blu Hotel, Algiers Hydra featuring 138 guest rooms is scheduled to open in Q1 2015. “We are delighted to arrive in Algeria – a country with considerable growth potential where we aim to further strengthen the presence of our…

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Rezidor Hotel Group Ab Interim Report January-June 2013

Second quarter, 2013  Like-for like (“L/L”) RevPAR was up by 6.0%.  Revenue increased by 4.2% to MEUR 248.9 (238.9). On a L/L basis Revenue increased by 7.0%.  EBITDA amounted to MEUR 34.9 (22.7), and the EBITDA margin was 14.0% (9.5).  Profit after tax amounted to MEUR 17.4 (6.2).  Basic and diluted Earnings Per Share was…

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Q2 2013: Rezidor with 11 hotel signings and 3 openings

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the most dynamic hotel companies worldwide and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, has signed 11 hotels with almost 1,800 rooms in the second quarter of 2013. During the same period, Rezidor has also opened 3 hotels with 450 rooms and extended 3 hotels (350 rooms). At the end of June, Rezidor’s…

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Carlson Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Conference Hotel, Istanbul Tuzla

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the largest and most dynamic hotel companies worldwide, announces the Radisson Blu Conference & Spa Hotel, Istanbul Tuzla: The property featuring 249 rooms is already under construction and scheduled to welcome the first guests in Q4 2013. It is Carlson Rezidor’s 7th hotel in Istanbul and further strengthens the group’s leading position within the…

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Carlson Rezidor announces the Park Inn by Radisson Rustaveli Tbilisi in Georgia

Carlson Rezidor announces the Park Inn by Radisson Rustaveli Tbilisi in Georgia. The mid-market property featuring 200 rooms is scheduled to open in Q3 2015. Designed to be hip and cool and targeting the growing clientele of Gen X and Y, Park Inn by Radisson Rustaveli Tbilisi is part of the conversion of the existing post office building. The complex…

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Carlson Rezidor announces the Park Inn by Radisson Kigali, Rwanda

Carlson Rezidor, one of the ten largest hotel groups worldwide and one of the leading hotel operators on the African continent, announces the Park Inn by Radisson Kigali in Rwanda. The stylish upper midscale property featuring 161 rooms is Carlson Rezidor’s second hotel project in Kigali: The group already develops the Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre Kigali that is…

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Carlson Rezidor opens the Park Inn by Radisson Glasgow City Centre

The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world’s top ten hospitality company’s, has opened the stylish Park Inn by Radisson Glasgow City Centre.Located in the historic grade 2 listed Pearl Assurance building on the corner of West George Street and Renfield Street, the contemporary new Park Inn by Radisson Glasgow City Centre boasts a strong design element with features…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Sheremetyevo Airport Hotel, Moscow

The 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. The new First Class hotel is owned by the Norwegian…

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Rezidor’s Q4 2012 Report

RevPAR, cash flow from operations and EBITDA margin improved in 2012. Structural changes were undertaken during the year to build a strong platform for continued profitability improvement.Comments from the CEO “Despite a continued fragile global macroeconomic climate, Rezidor’s Like-for-Like RevPAR continued to show a positive development with a healthy growth of 4% in the fourth quarter of 2012. For the…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Hotel, Maputo / Mozambique

Rezidor has opened the very first Radisson Blu property in Mozambique – the First Class Radisson Blu Hotel, Maputo. The 154-rooms hotel is a great addition to the contemporary cityscape, enjoying a prominent location overlooking the Indian Ocean, within easy reach of Maputo International Airport and the vibrant downtown. Maputo is the capital city of Mozambique, a flourishing south east…

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Rezidor opens the Park Inn by Radisson, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened the Park Inn by Radisson, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The 150-rooms flagship brings the dynamic mid-market brand Park Inn by Radisson to the Netherlands; and strengthens Rezidor’s position as one of Europe’s leading airport hotel operators. The group is present is at some of the busiest airports in Europe: London, Paris, Frankfurt, Zurich, Istanbul, Copenhagen,…

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Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Announces the Opening of Radisson Blu Mall of America

Opening in March 2013, Radisson Blu Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn. marks the next North American location for the upper upscale Radisson Blu brand. The hotel features 500 fashion-inspired guestrooms, 26,300 square feet of meeting and event space, a state-of-the-art fitness centre with an indoor pool, as well as FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar, which features regional Minnesota…

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Rezidor opens the Park Inn by Radisson Lille Grand Stade, France

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened the 127-room Park Inn by Radisson Lille Grand Stade in France. The chic and colourful mid-market property is located in the city of Villeneuve D’Ascq (nicknamed “green technopole” thanks to the implantation of many researchers) and adjacent to one of Europe’s most high tech football venues, the Grand Stade Lille Métropole that will host…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Resort & Congress Centre, Sochi

Rezidor has opened their latest flagship in Russia – the 508-room Radisson Blu Resort & Congress Centre, Sochi. Enjoying a prime waterfront location in Sochi, the stunning property is all set to become a major landmark.The First Class hotel is conveniently located in the Adler district, directly bordering on Sochi’s 2014 Winter Games facilities and the Black Sea coast, adjacent…

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Rezidor exits from seven leases in France

The Rezidor Hotel Group today announced an agreement to exit from seven lease agreements in France by the end of the year. The hotels comprise a total of nearly 700 rooms and are mainly operated under the Park Inn by Radisson brand. They are located in secondary locations and have proven consistently unprofitable for Rezidor. To exit from the leases,…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Hotel, Nantes in France

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel groups worldwide and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, today opens the Radisson Blu Hotel, Nantes directed by General Manager Cyril Casabo. The company’s youngest French flagship is housed in the former Court of Justice (Palais de Justice) – an elegant building that was constructed in 1851 and…

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Rezidor launches ambitious energy-saving initiative

Rezidor has launched a group-wide energy-saving initiative: The ambitious and pro-active programme Think Planet targets an energy consumption reduction of 25% by the year 2016 in all Rezidor hotels across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The group is currently present in 70 countries where 330+ hotels of the brands Radisson Blu, Park Inn by Radisson and Hotel Missoni are…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha, Qatar

Rezidor, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, has opened a new flagship in Qatar: the Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha. The outstanding property featuring 583 rooms has been converted and completely renovated. Qatar is one of the world’s richest countries, and is using its immense oil and gas wealth to…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Ajaccio Bay in Corsica

Rezidor has opened its very first hotel in Corsica – the outstanding Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Ajaccio Bay; owned by the group Ollandini and representing the most significant hotel investment in Corsica for 30 years. The 170 rooms-property is located near Porticcio; right on the glorious Agosta Beach. Guests enjoy a true paradise combining beautiful landscape, minimalist design, great…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn by Radisson Glasgow City Centre

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces the Park Inn by Radisson Glasgow City Centre. The property featuring 91 rooms is scheduled to open in Q1 2013. It is Rezidor’s 31st Park Inn by Radisson in the United Kingdom, bringing the group’s total portfolio in the country to 5,400 rooms in operation and under development. “The United Kingdom is a key development…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Resort, Gran Canaria

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened their very first hotel on the Spanish holiday island of Gran Canaria: the Radisson Blu Resort, Gran Canaria featuring 189 rooms. It offers an outstanding waterfront location on the island’s south western coast, near the village of Arguineguín; ca. 40 minutes away from Las Palmas. Each of the spacious rooms and suites boasts its…

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Rezidor Announces the Radisson Blu Hotel Conakry, Guinea

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces the Radisson Blu Hotel Conakry in Guinea. The property featuring 249 rooms is scheduled to open in 2014. “We are proud to arrive in the Republic of Guinea, the 68th country where Rezidor is present”, said Kurt Ritter, President & CEO of Rezidor. Guinea is rich in minerals and other natural resources. Its mining sector…

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Rezidor announces new hotel for Doha, Qatar

The Rezidor Hotel Group has recently announced its debut in Qatar with the Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha in Qatar. The existing Ramada Plaza Doha featuring 583 guest rooms will be converted to a Radisson Blu in Q3 2012. Gordon MacKenzie, General Manager of the hotel, added: “Although we are slightly sad to be leaving the Ramada family, we feel that…

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Rezidor announces Development in Mauritius

Hotel Missoni reaches one of the most fashionable islands in the world: Mauritius, the shooting star of the Indian Ocean, and the 66th country where Rezidor is present. Overlooking the village of Baie du Cap, Hotel Missoni Mauritius will boast 80 luxury suites with unobstructed views of the ocean and the islands unrivalled beaches. It is scheduled to welcome the…

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Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Announces the Rebranding Of Radisson Edwardian Hotels

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and Edwardian Group Limited announced they will rebrand all Radisson Edwardian Hotels, a portfolio of 13 hotels in the United Kingdom and Manchester, to the Radisson Blu brand by the second half of the year.“This expansion in the U.K. is a major milestone for the growth of Radisson Blu,” said Hubert Joly, president and chief executive…

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Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Announces Its Global Hotel of the Year

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has announced the winner of its 2011 Global Hotel of the Year Award, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Amsterdam. The hotel was selected from the group’s global portfolio of more than 1,300 hotels and honoured at the company’s global hotel business conference earlier in February in Nassau, Bahamas. The hotel was recognized for its outstanding performance in…

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Rezidor announces new hotels in Oslo

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces two new hotels in Oslo: The Radisson Blu Hotel, Oslo Alna with 135 rooms and the Park Inn by Radisson Oslo Alna with 208 rooms will be located in adjacent towers, with shared facilities and management. Their opening is scheduled for Q3 2013. Both properties are owned by Norwegian-based Wenaasgruppen, which is one of Rezidor’s…

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Rezidor and Esta Holding announce the Park Inn by Radisson Donetsk, Ukraine

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces the Park Inn by Radisson Donestsk. It is the very first Park Inn by Radisson hotel in Ukraine and a common project with Esta Holding, the country’s largest investor in the real estate sector. The mid-market property is being developed on the basis of the “Kiev” hotel located on Pushkin Boulevard in the center of…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn Hammamet in Tunisia

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces a new mid-market hotel in Tunisia: The existing Hotel Riu Park El Kebir will be re-branded as Park Inn Hammamet and open in Q2 2012 following a full renovation. It will be Rezidor’s third hotel in the country – the group is already operating the Park Inn Ulysse Resort & Thalasso and the award winning…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn Trysil Mountain Resort in Norway

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces the Park Inn Trysil Mountain Resort in Norway. The property featuring 369 rooms is scheduled to open in December 2011 – just in time for the next ski season. Park Inn by Radisson is Rezidor’s young and dynamic core brand in the mid market segment; offering a hassle free stay, a relaxed and personalized ambiance,…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Hotel, Batumi, Georgia

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened its second hotel in Georgia: the Radisson Blu Hotel Batumi, Georgia. The stunning new landmark with wave-inspired glass façade offers 168-rooms in a prime beachfront location within easy reach of Seaside Boulevard, Batumi’s business, commercial and nightlife destination, and minutes from the International airport.The hotel’s minimalistic design was overseen by Italian architect Michele De…

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Rezidor signs and opens the Radisson Royal Hotel, Dubai

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces two new key properties in the United Arab Emirates: The Radisson Royal Hotel, Dubai featuring 471 rooms and the Radisson Blu Resort, Fujairah Dibba with 257 rooms – both managed by JAL in the past – will be operated under the group’s successful core brand with immediate effect. The hotels are owned by ACICO Industries…

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Rezidor announces two new Park Inn by Radisson hotels in Africa

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces two new Park Inn by Radisson hotels in Africa: The Park Inn Polokwane in the South African province Limpopo will feature 160 rooms and is scheduled to open in Q1 2013. The Park Inn Nairobi Westlands in Kenya will add 126 rooms to Rezidor’s pipeline and welcome the first guests in Q4 2013. The Park…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn Lagos, Apapa in Nigeria

The Rezidor Hotel Group has recently announced its 7th hotel in Nigeria: The Park Inn Lagos, Apapa featuring 125 rooms is already under construction and scheduled to open in Q1 2013. Lagos is one of the most dynamic hotel markets in Africa – but still lacking internationally branded hotel rooms as a result of a surging economy buoyed by high…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn London Wembley

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, adds a further Park Inn flagship to its UK-portfolio and announces the Park Inn London Wembley. The 235 rooms-property is scheduled to welcome the first guests in Q2 2012.Park Inn London Wembley will be a mid-market hotel located 6 km away from central London on Olympic Way, a…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Resort, Bukovel, Ukraine

The Rezidor Hotel Group has recently announced their first ski resort in Ukraine: The Radisson Blu Resort, Bukovel is scheduled to open in the winter season 2011/12 and adds 252 rooms to Rezidor’s solid pipeline.Bukovel is the Ukraine’s most modern ski resort. It is situated in the Carpathian Mountains and offers dramatic snow-capped peaks and untouched nature. Slopes are available…

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T Chosen as Preferred Partner by the Rezidor Hotel Group

., the world leader in hotel room Internet, power and multimedia connectivity, is delighted to announce that the Rezidor Hotel Group has selected the MediaHub HD™ with Power/Data Extender product as a preferred partner for the connectivity panels in new Radisson Blu Hotels & Resorts.Including MediaHub HD in their guestroom design means Radisson Blu will offer the most modern personalized…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Lagos VI in Nigeria

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened the very first Radisson Blu Hotel in Nigeria: the Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Lagos VI with 170 guest rooms. The Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Lagos VI is nestled along the Lagos Lagoon waterfront area of Victoria Island – ideally placed in the heart of the business district and close to the Mega Plaza shopping…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Downtown

The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced that its 7th property in the UAE, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Downtown, is now open. Located on the upper floors of a mixed used building, the new first class- and full service hotel is walking distance from the Dubai Mall and just 10 kilometres from the international airport. Besides 220 contemporary rooms and 22…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko Hotel, Freetown in Sierra Leone

The Rezidor Hotel Group expands the network to 64 countries across Europe, Middle East and Africa and announces the Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko Hotel, Freetown in Sierra Leone. Formerly known as “Mammy Yoko Hotel”, the property featuring 171 rooms will be re-branded in Q4 2011. Sierra Leone continues to emerge from the aftermath of the civil war, democracy has been…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Istanbul Şişli

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Istanbul Şişli. The new built 305-room property is scheduled to welcome the first guests in Q3 2012.“This business & leisure hotel is our 4th property in operation and under development in greater Istanbul and brings our total number of rooms to almost 1,000.…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Accra, Ghana

One of the most economically and politically stable countries in Africa, Ghana has experienced several years of sustained economic growth, despite the global economic situation. Good fiscal management and high prices for key commodities like gold and cocoa have sustained the economy and the IMF projects accelerated growth in the coming years. Moreover, in December 2010 Ghana began to pump…

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Rezidor announces two new Park Inns in Russia

“We are delighted to add two further properties to our common pipeline. Russia is one of our key markets for future development and offers excellent growth opportunities for our young and dynamic mid-market brand Park Inn by Radisson”, commented Kurt Ritter, President & CEO of Rezidor. The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced two new Park Inn by Radisson properties in…

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Rezidor and Winn announce Radisson Blu in Sweden

The Rezidor Hotel Group and Winn Hotel Group announce the Radisson Blu Riverside Hotel Gothenburg in Sweden. The property featuring 266 rooms is scheduled to welcome the first guests in Q1 2013. Winn also operates Rezidor’s hotels Park Inn Solna, Park Inn Uppsala, the future Radisson Blu Uppsala (expected to open in 2012) and the recently signed Park Inn hotels…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn Lille Grand Stade in France

The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced a new flagship for the young and dynamic mid market brand Park Inn by Radisson in France. It will be Rezidor’s 8th Park Inn Hotel in France.The Park Inn Lille Grand Stade featuring 127 rooms will open in 2012. “The hotel will enjoy a true prime location – adjacent to one of the most…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn Sochi Riviera in Russia

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel groups worldwide, announces the Park Inn Sochi Riviera in Russia. The mid market property featuring 198 rooms will welcome the first guests in 2013 – just in time for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.The Park Inn Sochi Riviera will be located within Rivera Park, which is Sochi’s most popular…

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Rezidor opens the 2nd Missoni in Kuwait City on 1st March

Rezidor have announced the opening date for the second Hotel Missoni. The second property is located close to the main shopping area of Kuwait City, overlooking the Arabian Gulf. A part of the Symphony Centre, an adjacent luxury boutique shopping emporium, the hotel is ideally situated for many of Kuwait’s attractions. Hotel Missoni Kuwait property will also offer guests a…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn London ExCeL

“We are delighted to announce this new flagship in the key market of London. This property will further strengthen the presence and brand awareness of our young and dynamic mid market brand Park Inn in the UK”, commented Kurt Ritter, President & CEO of Rezidor.The Rezidor Hotel Group announces the Park Inn London ExCeL. The brand new property at the…

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Rezidor announces extension of Radisson Blu Majestic Resort, Galzignano Terme

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces the extension of the Radisson Blu Majestic Resort, Galzignano Terme in Italy and will rebrand an additional 201 rooms of the resort complex in 2011. Rezidor had taken over the management of the hotel earlier in 2010 and already rebranded 217 rooms.Combined, the resort will offer 418 rooms split into four separate buildings. It is…

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Rezidor announces two new hotels in the UK

The Radisson Blu Hotel, Newcastle (170 rooms, opening 2013) will be one of the best-located hotels in town: with frontage on the central thoroughfare (Westgate Road) and adjacent to the main train station. Besides 170 rooms and suites featuring signature services such as free high speed internet access, the property will offer a restaurant, a bar, 400 m2 of conference…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, Stockholm

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened their new flagship in Sweden: the Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, Stockholm with direct connection to the Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre – one of Scandinavia’s largest facilities for meetings and events. The brand new hotel and congress centre have been designed by White, a leading Scandinavian architectural agency, and feature chic and contemporary interiors by…

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Rezidor announces Hotel Missoni Belek, Antalya

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces Hotel Missoni Belek, Antalya: The 138 rooms-property on the famous Turkish Riviera will welcome the first guests in 2013. Hotel Missoni, Rezidor’s bold and fashionable lifestyle brand, debuted in 2009 – each hotel is personally designed by Creative Director Rosita Missoni, founder of the iconic Italian fashion house Missoni.“We develop Hotel Missoni in carefully selected…

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Rezidor’s portfolio in Bucharest increases to more than 700 rooms

The Rezidor Hotel Group has increased their portfolio in the Romanian capital Bucharest to 718 rooms: Besides the Radisson Blu Hotel, Bucharest (424 rooms) which opened in 2008 Rezidor has now signed an agreement to also manage 294 apartments adjacent to the hotel. Approximately 62 of the apartments will be re-branded in December 2010, with the remainder coming in early…

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Rezidor to manage Hotel Rezydent in Sopot, Poland

The Rezidor Hotel Group has taken over the management of the existing Hotel Rezydent in Sopot, Poland on 1st December 2010. The property featuring 64 rooms is under common ownership with the nearby Radisson Blu Hotel, Gdansk, and will keep its former name. “We are delighted to welcome Hotel Rezydent to our family. The property which originally opened in 2001…

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Rezidor announces Two New Properties in Sweden

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces two new Park Inn by Radisson properties in Sweden which are scheduled to open in 2013: Park Inn Lund (190 rooms) and Park Inn Helsingborg (215 rooms). Both hotels are owned by Midroc, and will be operated by the Winn Group under a franchise agreement with Rezidor.With a prime location, within walking distance of the…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Safari Resort Kruger Park, South Africa

It is all about South Africa for The Rezidor Hotel Group this week: Following yesterday’s announcement of a new Park Inn hotel for Cape Town, Rezidor today announces the upper upscale Radisson Blu Safari Resort Kruger Park: The new built property featuring 120 rooms is scheduled to welcome the first guests in Q2 2013. The Radisson Blu Safari Resort Kruger…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu 1835 Hotel & Thalasso, Cannes

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, announces the Radisson Blu 1835 Hotel & Thalasso, Cannes in France. The 134-rooms property, formerly known as 1835 White Palm Hotel, will be re-branded in December 2010 and join Radisson Blu’s design conscious and contemporary portfolio.“We are delighted to open a further high quality hotel in the South…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn Cape Town Foreshore

The Rezidor Hotel Group continues its dominant roll-out on the African continent with the announcement that the 120-room Park Inn Cape Town Foreshore is scheduled to open in the last quarter of 2011. Park Inn by Radisson is Rezidor’s young and dynamic mid market brand – “and we are excited to bring it to Cape Town now on the back…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Downtown

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Downtown. The property featuring 220 rooms is scheduled to open in early 2011. It is Rezidor’s 4th Radisson Blu Hotel in the Emirate – the group already manages the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek, the Radisson Blu Residence, Dubai Marina, and…

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Rezidor opens the Park Inn Kazan in Russia

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel groups worldwide and the leading international hotel operator in Russia/CIS, has opened the Park Inn Kazan. The brand new mid market hotel features 151 guest rooms and is very conveniently located in Kazan, the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan. Famous sights such as the 16th century Kremlin (a World…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Sortland, Norway

The Rezidor Hotel Group announces the Radisson Blu Sortland in Norway – the new built resort- & conference hotel featuring 168 guest rooms is scheduled to open in 2013. Sortland, a small city in Northern Norway between Tromsø and Bodø, is a beautiful destination for activities such as hiking, cycling, boating, whale watching and fishing in the summer and dog…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Hotel Zavidovo in Russia

The Rezidor Hotel Group has recently announced the Radisson Hotel Zavidovo. The 230-rooms property is scheduled to open in 2014. “Radisson is Europe’s largest upscale hotel brand. I am delighted that this hotel allows us to further grow our contemporary and exciting portfolio on the emerging Russian market”, comments Kurt Ritter, President & CEO of Rezidor. The Radisson Hotel Zavidovo…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn City Centre Sochi in Russia

The Rezidor Hotel Group and the Regional Hotel Chain (RHC) have announced the Park Inn City Centre Sochi. The hotel featuring 160 rooms is scheduled to open in 2013, in time for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. RHC is one of Rezidor’s most important partners for future business development in Russia – in 2009 both companies have signed an…

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Rezidor opens the Park Inn Oslo Airport, Gardermoen in Norway

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, has opened the Park Inn Oslo Airport, Gardermoen in Norway. Featuring 300 bright and spacious guest rooms, the brand new property is directly linked to the terminal – and only 20 minutes by express train away from the city centre. With 46 meeting rooms and a 236 m²…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Resort Split, Croatia

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened the Radisson Blu Resort Split in Croatia – a luxurious hotel right on the Adriatic coast with panoramic views over the Mediterranean Sea and the island Brač. After an extensive renovation and reconstruction, the former and legendary “Hotel Split” with a history of nearly 50 years offers 240 stylish guest rooms including 2 outstanding…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn Sofia / Bulgaria

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, announces their very first Park Inn in Bulgaria: The Park Inn Sofia featuring 113 rooms is scheduled to open in Q3 2010 – as a re-branding of the existing Greenville Hotel and Apartments, Sofia. “This new property will strengthen our presence in Sofia; it complements our successful Radisson…

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Rezidor announces and opens the Park Inn Veliky Novgorod in Russia

The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced the signing and opening of Park Inn Veliky Novgorod. The former Beresta Palace Hotel featuring 225 rooms has been re-branded and is operating as a Park Inn with immediate effect. “The property brings our portfolio of Park Inns in Russia/CIS to 25 hotels in operation and under development – a clear sign for our…

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Rezidor announces the Park Inn Lagos, Ikeja in Nigeria

The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, announces the Park Inn Lagos, Ikeja in Nigeria. The 135-rooms property is scheduled to open in 2013. “We are establishing a true Park Inn network in Nigeria – after contracts in Lagos, Abuja and Abeokuta this agreement is our third one and further underlines the importance of Nigeria…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel & Conference Centre, Salzburg / Austria

The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced the re-branding of the Radisson Blu Hotel & Conference Centre Salzburg, Austria. The former Renaissance Salzburg Congress Center featuring 257 rooms will be re-branded in Q3 2010 and complement Rezidor’s 62-room Radisson Blu Hotel Altstadt, Salzburg. Salzburg is the fourth largest city in Austria, one of central Europe’s most enchanting tourist destinations and the…

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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Nantes / France

In a recent conversation Kurt Ritter, President and CEO admitted to our Editor, Patrick Goff that he was “unlikely” to reach his espoused target of 700 Rezidor hotels by the end of 2012. Shock horror- only adding 50 hotels a year, goodness me! How many hotel groups would be delighted to expand at this rate – from 20 hotels in…

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Rezidor at Fifty

Kurt Ritter and I are about the same age. In 1980, when I became head of Art & Design at a London College, he was appointed the general manager of at the SAS Kuwait hotel, the first overseas property of SAS International Hotels. SAS International was formed by the then Scandinavian Airline System backed by the governments of Denmark, Sweden…

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Rezidor complete Regent sale

Carlson, and its European management company Rezidor Hotel Group AB confirmed that the acquisition of the Regent luxury hotel business by Formosa International Hotels Corporation (FIHC) has been completed. The companies announced on April 16 that they had signed a Master Purchase AgreementFormosa International Hotels were the original developers of the Regent brand. Compared to the development of other brands…

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Rezidor to open Park Inn Voronezh

The Rezidor Hotel Groupis to open another hotel in Russia, the Park Inn Voronezh.The property featuring 164 rooms is scheduled to open its doors in 2013. Rezidor, president and CEO, Kurt Ritter saidL “With this signing, we have reached the impressive number of 15,000 rooms in operation and under development in Russia/CIS and the Baltics, and are able to strengthen…

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Rezidor to open more hotels in Russia

The Rezidor Hotel Group is to open the Radisson Resort Rosa Khutor (180 rooms) and the Park Inn Resort Rosa Khutor (200 rooms) in Russia. Both properties are scheduled to welcome their first guests in Q4 2012. The Rosa Khutor development is within Russia’s most famous ski region of Krasnaya Polyana and 50 km east of the city of Sochi,…

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Rezidor opens another Radisson Blu hotel

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened the Radisson Blu Majestic Resort, Calzignano Terme in Italy.The first 97 rooms of the existing hotel will be rebranded in the second quarter of this year. An additional 120 rooms in a separate building will be rebranded upon completion of the full renovation which is expected to finish in the first quarter of next…

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Rezidor opens Radisson Blu in Dessau, Germany

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened the Radisson Blu Fürst Leopold Hotel, Dessau in Germany. The former Steigenberger property with 204 rooms is already operating as a Radisson Blu hotel. The Radisson Blu Fürst Leopold Hotel, Dessau is located in the city centre, within walking distance to the theatre and the train station. Besides 204 guest rooms, the property features…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow

Last week Moscow’s Mayor Yury Luzhkov officially opened the Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow. Formerly known as Hotel Ukraina, the impressive building with a height of 206m and a total surface of more than 100,000sqm is one of Stalin’s legendary skyscrapers Seven Sisters, and reopened its doors after an extensive three year renovation. The hotel now features 506 guest rooms and…

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Rezidor sells one brand and buys another

After HotelDesigns recently reported the sale of the Regent chain by Rezidor, it has been revealed that the Rezidor group has now bought the biggest hotel chain in the Baltics. Rezidor bought ten Reval Hotels in Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania and Russia in an agreement with the Norwegian real estate developer Linstow. Rezidor has plans to turn six of the hotels…

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Rezidor opens hotel in Germany

Rezidor has opened a Park Inn hotel in Dresden, Germany.The hotel has 132 rooms and was formerly a Tulip Inn hotel. The Park Inn Dresden is situated in Dresden Neustadt near the bank of the river Elbe. Besides 132 guest rooms and suites the property features a restaurant, a lobby bar and a meeting room. It was originally opened in…

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Rezidor to build a Radisson Blu Hotel in Istanbul, Turkey

The Rezidor Hotel Group is to open a Radisson Blu Hotel in Istanbul, Turkey which will feature 194 rooms. is scheduled to welcome the first guests in Q4 2011. The hotel is scheduled to open in the fourth quarter of next year. Ant Yapı, the owner of the new property, is one of the 70 biggest construction companies in the…

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Rezidor hotel to open in Uppsala, Sweden in 2012

The Rezidor Hotel Group will open the Radisson Blu Hotel, Uppsala in Sweden. The property featuring 176 rooms is scheduled to open in 2012.Rezidor, president and CEO, Kurt Ritter said: “We are delighted to introduce this project in cooperation with our long-term partner Winn Hotel Group. The Radisson Blu Hotel, Uppsala will further strengthen our first class core brand Radisson…

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Rezidor to open a hotel in Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia

The Rezidor Hotel Group is to open a new hotel in a new country – The Radisson Blu Hotel, Ulaanbaatar with 175 guest rooms is scheduled to open in Q1 2011. The Radisson Blu hotel, already under construction, is located in the middle of Mongolia’s capital city Ulaanbaatar, 200m from Sukhbaatar Square and Peace Avenue. Adjacent to the building (the…

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Rezidor creates 4000 jobs and opens 36 hotels in one year

The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced another year of record openings. In 2009, the hotel group brought 36 hotels, with 7,100 rooms into operation across Europe, Middle East and Africa and created a total of 4,000 new jobs in these properties.With these numbers Rezidor was even able to surpass 2008 – with 33 openings with 6,500 rooms the group’s record…

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Rezidor plans Russian Park Inn

The Rezidor Hotel Group is to open Park Inn Lipetsk in Russia. The new hotel featuring 237 rooms is under construction and scheduled to open its doors in 2012. The Park Inn hotel will be located on a site south of the city centre and 300m from the River Voronezh. Besides the 237 rooms, it will feature an all day…

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Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Hotel, Madrid Prado

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened their very first hotel in the Spanish Capital Madrid – The Radisson Blu Hotel, Madrid Prado.Across from the Prado Museum, the new property offers 54 contemporary guest rooms, created by the celebrated Spanish design duo Sandra Taruella and Isabel Lopez. The hotel is adjacent to the new Caixa-Forum cultural centre and there are more…

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Rezidor add to UK portfolio

The Rezidor Hotel Group opened its newest UK Park Inn hotel in the north of England in late 2009, the Park Inn Rotherham.The property is located near the new waterfront development at Manvers, Wath-upon-Dearne. The hotel offers 130 bedrooms, meeting facilities, a leisure club and a signature RBG restaurant. It offers four modern and flexible meeting rooms, spanning a total…

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Rezidor to open Missoni hotel in Brazil

The Rezidor Hotel Group will open the Hotel Missoni Ilha de Cajaíba in Brazil in early 2012. The hotel will feature 118 guest rooms and suites and 32 villas and with this signing Rezidor brings the total number of Missoni hotels to five. The first Hotel Missoni debuted in Edinburgh just in June last year and further properties are also…

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