Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group started the second quarter of the year with the signing of Radisson Blu Zhengzhou Huiji, China, after the opening in the first quarter of two new hotels and the addition of three hotels to its pipeline in Asia Pacific. It also established a network of 20 Radisson and Park Inn by Radisson hotels in Indonesia. As of today, Carlson Rezidor has a total of 163 hotels in operations and under development in Asia Pacific.
Carlson Rezidor has opened 35 new hotels and added 48 hotels to its pipeline over the last two years. Apart from two new hotel openings in Mumbai and Davao, it is expecting to add 13 more hotels before the end of the year, bringing its operating portfolio to 101 in Asia Pacific.
Radisson Blu Zhengzhou Huiji is a 300-key hotel in Zhengzhou, the capital of Henan province in central China. The hotel is located close to the Henan Huiji Economic Development Zone, Zhengzhou Information Creative Industrial Park and has access to Zhengzhou International Exhibition and Convention Centre as well as Zhengzhou High and New Technology Industry Development. Owned by Zhengzhou Mao Feng Real Estate, the hotel is expected to open in the fourth quarter of 2014.
Park Inn by Radisson Mohali is a 160-key hotel located close to the business hub of Chandigarh and Mohali. Park Inn by Radisson Gurgaon Sector 88 is a 200-key hotel located near the business hub of Gurgaon. These hotels are the result of the joint venture between Carlson Rezidor and Bestech Hospitalities (Bestech), which formed a partnership in 2012 to develop 49 Park Inn by Radisson hotels in central and north India by 2024. Park Inn by Radisson Mohali and Park Inn by Radisson Gurgaon Sector 88 are expected to open in the second quarter of 2016.
Park Inn by Radisson Bhiwadi is a 100-key hotel, located in the city of Bhiwadi. Owned by EOS Hospitality, the hotel is expected to open in the fourth quarter of 2015.
In addition, Carlson Rezidor also signed a joint venture agreement with Indonesia's Panorama Group to develop 20 Radisson and Park Inn by Radisson hotels in Indonesia over the next seven years. These hotels will be located in Indonesian cities including Jakarta, Bali, Surabaya and Yogyakarta.
Park Inn by Radisson Davao is a 204-room hotel in Mindanao, Philippines. The hotel is located next to SMX Convention Centre and SM Lanang Premier Mall, and is close to the airport, the city center and major tourist attractions. It is owned by the SM Group.
County Inns & Suites By Carlson Navi Mumbai is a 94-room hotel located in the commercial and business district of Mahape, in the city of Navi Mumbai, known as the twin city of Mumbai. The hotel is owned by Lotus Pond Hotel.
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group was established in early 2012. Its portfolio includes more than 1,300 hotels, a global footprint spanning 81 countries and territories. It is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., and Brussels, Belgium.