Carlson Hotels Adds 11 Properties in March, 2008
"We're thrilled to have opened our first Regent property in the U.S. this year, offering visitors to south Florida the chance to experience unmatched service and luxury," says Jay Witzel, president and CEO of Carlson Hotels Worldwide.
With the new Regent Bal Harbour, Regent Hotels & Resorts has opened the first hotel in Florida's exclusive Bal Harbour Village in more than 50 years. Additional openings worldwide in 2008 will include The Regent Boston at Battery Wharf (June 2008); and The Regent Maldives (October 2008).
With the addition of six Country Inn & Suites By Carlson locations, the brand currently consists of 444 hotels and 35,557 guestrooms. All of the new properties are located in the U.S., and include:
- The 61-room Country Inn & Suites By Carlson in Wytheville, Va.
- The 74-room Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Peoria North in Peoria, Ill., owned by Petersen Companies, LLC.
- The Country Inn & Suites By Carlson in Athens, Ga., with 81 guestrooms.
- The 81-room Country Inn & Suites By Carlson in Orangeburg, S.C. owned by C & S Hotels, LLC.
- The 119-room Country Inn & Suites By Carlson in Natchez, Miss. owned by Broadway Hospitality, LLC.
- The Country Inn & Suites By Carlson in Cordele, Ga., with 107 guestrooms, owned by Perimeter Partners CIS, LLC.
Built in 1913 and located along the banks of the Black Sea, the four-star Radisson SAS Hotel, Alushta is renowned as one of Alushta's finest architectural monuments and merges its historic charms with modern-day conveniences.
Located in Miraflores, Lima's premier corporate and nightlife district, the 105- room Radisson Decapolis Hotel Miraflores is Lima's newest upscale hotel. The hotel combines a chic, modern design with Peruvian inspired art and lively atmosphere. Another new opening in Lima, Peru, the Radisson Hotel San Isidro, features 38 rooms and suites in the heart of Lima's business and shopping district.
The 90-room Radisson Hecla Resort on Hecla Island in Manitoba is Radisson's newest property in Canada. Set on Hecla Island in beautiful Lake Winnipeg, this 90-room facility offers a variety of services; including fine and family dining restaurants, ample meeting space, championship 18-hole golf course and outdoor nature adventures.With the addition of four new Radisson properties, Radisson's global portfolio currently includes 400 hotels with 87,911 guestrooms.