Carlson Rezidor Hotel (US) Group Signs 12 Hotels in India in 2017
19 Dec 2017 - Hotel chain Carlson Rezidor stated on Monday said it has signed 12 new hotels in 2017. The hotel chain said it now has 140 hotels in operation and under development across 60 Indian cities, including 16 state capitals.
Carlson said it is actively pursuing opportunities through management and selective franchising contracts in emerging cities of India and upcoming new hotels include Radisson Jodhpur, Radisson Mumbai Goregaon, Radisson Bengaluru City Centre, Radisson Zirakpur, a Radisson in Baga, Goa.
“The signing momentum is indicative of the strength of our brands and the value we bring to our owner relationships. We are a dominant international brand in India and our robust pipeline is targeted at state capitals and regional markets with efficient connectivity. We have 85 hotels in operation in the country where we continue to sign a new hotel every four weeks and open a hotel every six weeks”, said Raj Rana, chief executive officer, South Asia, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group.
The new hotel signings are focused across Carlson Rezidor’s global brands Radisson Blu, Radisson, Park Plaza, Park Inn by Radisson and Country Inns & Suites By Carlson.
While Radisson Jodhpur and Radisson Mumbai Goregaon will open next month, Radisson Bengaluru City Center and Radisson Zirakpur will open in the first quarter of 2018. Radissson Zirakpur will open in the second quarter of 2018 while Radisson Mumbai Andheri MIDC and Radisson Goa Baga will open in 2019.
The Economic Times