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Radisson Hotel Group debuts its fourth brand in Dubai with the opening of Radisson Hotel Dubai DAMAC Hills

19 April 2021

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Radisson Hotel Group debuts its fourth brand in Dubai with the opening of Radisson Hotel Dubai DAMAC Hills

Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce the debut of its fourth brand in the United Arab Emirates, the upscale Radisson, with the opening of Radisson Hotel Dubai DAMAC Hills. This latest addition brings the group’s presence to 14 hotels in the United Arab Emirates and 77 hotels, resorts and serviced apartments in operation and under development across the Middle East.Located in a newly-developed, family-friendly neighborhood, the Radisson Hotel Dubai DAMAC Hills is a perfect home base for both business and leisure travelers alike. The hotel is conveniently situated close to a range of activities and attractions including the nearby IMG Worlds of Adventure, Global Village and Dubai Autodrome. An ideal location for golfers, Radisson Hotel Dubai DAMAC Hills is in close proximity to five golf courses such as Trump International Golf Course and Els Golf Club, some of the finest in the Middle East.Surrounded by lush green parks and community lakes, this upscale, full-service hotel features 481 contemporary, spacious, and stylish hotel rooms and apartments, all with balconies overlooking the majestic fairways and greens. Natural colors and furnishings blend seamlessly to create balanced energy and enhance long-lasting, memorable experiences. While staying at the hotel, guests have access to the fitness center, outdoor pool, complimentary parking and free Wi-Fi. For those who wish to pamper themselves the hotel’s Dreamworks Spa features four private treatment areas and one couples room, the perfect place to sit back and relax. Once a small fishing village, today Dubai is known to be one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. Home to nearly 200 nationalities, Dubai is truly a melting pot and offers its visitors memorable experiences. From the enchanting old Dubai or the panoramic views of Burj Khalifa to the shimmering beaches and beautiful desert landscape, every district tells a story. Deeply rooted within the culture, hospitality is an intrinsic part of Bedouin lifestyle and these customs can still be found throughout the city today.  Discover the warm hospitality, culture and heritage that the vibrant city of Dubai is known for.“We are delighted to introduce our fourth brand, the fast-growing upscale Radisson, to the United Arab Emirates and open the doors of our fourteenth hotel in the country. The UAE remains a key market for us with a robust pipeline of hotels scheduled to open within the next 24 months. The tourism sector in Dubai continues to grow and flourish as a result of the Emirates’ remarkable vision in creating a world-class destination for entertainment and culture and we are excited to contribute to this growth,” says Tim Cordon, Area Senior Vice President, Middle East and Africa, at Radisson Hotel Group.Guests can fuel their culinary cravings at one of the hotels multiple on-site dining options. Located on the ground floor, FireLake Grill House, an elegant mid-western steakhouse with a large outdoor terrace and bar is definitely one of the new neighborhood hangouts. Looking for international classics with a pan asian twist, head to Hessa Street Kitchen where guests can try fresh and seasonal dishes with an authentic feel. The Hills Pool Deck & Shisha Lounge offers grilled items and creative light bites, while basking by the pool throughout the day. Lean back and enjoy your evening in pleasant company while relishing a shisha of your preferred flavor.Offering the comfy and sophisticated feeling of home, business guests have access to four modern and spacious meeting rooms, fully equipped with state-of-the-art meeting and event facilities. The hotel’s picturesque outdoor areas provide the ideal setting for an outdoor event with sunset views, delicious food and refreshing drinks.Siddhartha Sattanathan, General Manager Radisson Hotel Dubai DAMAC Hills, commented, “No matter if for business or leisure, with our dedicated team and modern facilities, we aim to create more meaningful and memorable experiences for our guests. Located in the middle of many residential communities, we look forward to welcoming our new neighbors to dine and stay.”For more inspiration, visit the @Radisson social media channels:Facebook | LinkedIn | Instagram | YouTube | Twitter

First Radisson Individuals in the Baltics opens its doors in Tallinn

12 April 2021

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First Radisson Individuals in the Baltics opens its doors in Tallinn

With an excellent location at the entrance to the Old Town, Radisson Hotel Group is delighted to announce the opening of Palace Hotel Tallinn, a member of Radisson Individuals. Built almost 100 years ago and respectfully renovated, this monument of national architectural heritage is the first Radisson Individuals in the Baltic region.     Palace Hotel Tallinn, a member of Radisson Individuals offers 79 rooms and suites, including a Presidential Suite stretching across 150 m2 which consists of a large studio with seating area for eight guests, a kitchen area with dining table for six, sauna, private office and meeting room. The hotel’s 50 m2 air-conditioned fitness center is equipped with large mirrors and cardiovascular machines by LifeFitness as well as an indoor swimming pool and spa with Turkish bath, jacuzzi, steam bath and sauna. Business guests can use the hotel’s modern meeting space for a variety of meetings and gatherings. The all-day dining Restaurant Konrad offers both international and local cuisine prepared from quality produce whilst the Gallery Bar offers morning coffees, varied menus as well as a special pizza menu. Built in 1937, Palace Hotel Tallinn, a member of Radisson Individuals was designed by the Estonian architect, Elmar Lohk, known for 1930s architectural style combining functionalism with influences of the Chicago school and traditional art. Located in the heart of Tallinn Old Town, steps away from Tallinn’s Freedom Square, one of the most popular meeting places in the city bordering the Old Town, the hotel invites guests to explore the historic cobblestone streets of Estonia’s cultural hub. Today, Tallinn’s rich cultural landscape blends with digital innovation as the home to the highest number of start-ups per person in Europe and the birthplace of some of the world’s leading technology companies, making it one of Eastern Europe’s most popular weekend destination getaways. Tom Flanagan Karttunen, Area Senior Vice President Northern & Western Europe, Radisson Hotel Group, says: “We are very excited to announce our first Radisson Individuals in the Baltic region. This is an excellent hotel, which will offer our guests a property in the famous Tallinn Old Town area. The Radisson Individuals brand is a perfect match for this stunning hotel and historical area and with this opening we further strengthen our position as the leading international hotel group in the area”.   The hotel is located 1.3 km away from Tallinn’s main train station and 2.3km away from the Port of Tallinn. Tallinn Airport is only a very short ride away from the hotel (4.1 km). Most tourist sights and the primary shopping streets are accessible by foot, as Tallinn’s main attractions are scattered throughout the Old Town. Ain Käpp & Kaido Ojaperv on behalf of the operating company HMP Hotellid OÜ commented: “Tallinn's legendary Hotel Palace has always strived to provide its guests with exceptional service. Now we can take the next important step forward in the development of the services offered. Radisson Individuals compliments our hotel with its Yes I Can! customer service, international reach, reputation and Radisson Rewards loyalty program. All this allows us to be even better representatives of Estonian hospitality”.  For more information, visit the @RadissonHotels social media channels:Facebook | Instagram | YouTube | LinkedIn | Twitter

First Radisson serviced apartment hotel opens in Western Europe

8 April 2021

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First Radisson serviced apartment hotel opens in Western Europe

Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce the opening of its first serviced apartment property and eighth operating hotel in the Dutch capital. The 227 all-suite aparthotel Radisson Hotel & Suites Amsterdam South offers the perfect base for families and long-stay visitors. Nestled amidst a maze of canals in a leafy neighborhood, guests will have a quintessential Amsterdam experience with easy access to the city’s central business district. The upscale Radisson Hotel & Suites Amsterdam South is an aparthotel featuring 227 suites within eight suite types, spanning from 21m2 to 106m2. All the suites have a fully-equipped kitchen, individual climate control, free high-speed Internet access and flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Whilst all suites include a walk-in rain shower, guests can also choose suites with designer bathtubs and even a private infrared sauna. A complimentary self-service laundry facility is available and, for guests with busy schedules, the hotel also features a 24/7 Grab & Go market, a fitness studio, underground parking, bike rental, and a restaurant, Keuken & Bar - created by Marije Richards, of RICHARDS Design.  Yilmaz Yildirimlar, Area Senior Vice President, Central & Eastern Europe, Russia and Turkey at Radisson Hotel Group, says, “We are delighted to open another highly successful Radisson Hotel Group brand in the city of Amsterdam especially during this challenging time. Our upscale Scandinavian-inspired Radisson brand has seen great traction since the EMEA launch in 2018, and we are thankful to our partners Cycas Hospitality, who operate the property, for being part of this incredible journey. We look forward to welcoming our first guests together in this key European destination.” Radisson Hotel & Suites Amsterdam South also features three modern meeting rooms, all with natural daylight and equipped with the latest high-quality audio-visual equipment. With convenient transport links to the Zuidas central business district (3km), city center (6km) and Schiphol Airport (8km), the property is well placed to cater to the growing demand for extended-stay accommodation options in this part of the city. For those looking to combine the best of both worlds – both the Dutch capital and the countryside - Radisson Hotel & Suites Amsterdam South is only a short walk or cycle ride from Amstelpark (2km) and Amsterdam Forest (2.5km), one of the biggest urban parks in Europe and three times bigger than Central Park. The surrounding area is the perfect complement to the pet-friendly hotel, which makes it much easier and more comfortable for pet owners and all members of the family to travel.  Under the commercial umbrella of Radisson Hotels, Cycas Hospitality operates the all-suite property under a leased agreement with ECHO partners.Wayne Androliakos, Chief Operating Officer of Cycas Hospitality, the hotel management company operating the new Radisson property, said, “We are delighted to have opened our first Radisson-branded hotel in Cycas’s hometown of Amsterdam, and are confident that our extended-stay expertise will make Radisson’s first all-suite property in Western Europe a popular option for those visiting the city. The events of the last year have really highlighted the benefits aparthotels can offer travelers. By combining classic hotel services with the flexibility of home in one great property, we’re well-placed to cater for the current demand from essential travellers and, looking ahead, for the growing demand from longer-staying guests.”For more inspiration, visit the @Radisson social media channels:Facebook | Instagram | LinkedIn | YouTube | Twitter