Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group plans to open 200 hotels in India by 2020

The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is planning to open 200 hotels in India by 2020.

The hotel group is also expecting to introduce two new brands, Radisson Red and Quorvus Collection, to the country soon.

“We currently have 66 properties in operation and 42 in the pipeline in India. This year we are planning 12 properties in the country. We are eyeing 200 hotels by 2020 in India,” Diana L Nelson, chairperson of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group told the Economic Times.

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The main focus of the group is to penetrate all markets, she said, adding that after establishing presence in the metros the company is now looking at extending its brands to Tier II and the capitals cities.

The group has four brands in India – Radisson Blu, Park Plaza, Country Inns & Suites by Carlson and Park Inn by Radisson.

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