July 29, 2014
Carlson Rezidor, one of the largest and most dynamic hotel companies worldwide, announces two new hotels in Poland: The Radisson Blu Resort, ?winoujscie (340 rooms) and the Radisson Blu Hotel & Residences, Zakopane (158 rooms & 68 apartments) are scheduled to open in the fourth quarter of 2016. With these signings, Carlson Rezidor grow their total portfolio in Poland to ten hotels with almost 2,400 rooms in operation and under development.
”Radisson Blu is Europe's largest upper upscale brand, and we are delighted to further strengthen its presence in Poland together with established national partners”, said Wolfgang M. Neumann, President & CEO of Rezidor. ”Both new hotels will be great additions to our growing portfolio of stylish and contemporary Radisson Blu resorts in Europe, the Middle East and Africa”, added Neumann.
The Radisson Blu Resort, ?winoujscie will enjoy a prime location along the seaside of ?winoujscie, a popular Baltic Sea tourist destination bordering Germany and featuring Poland's widest beach. The 5 star flagship hotel will get its own promenade and be the most prominent resort development in the area (benefitting from EU funding through the initiative JESSICA, Joint European Support for Sustainable Investment in City Areas). Almost all 340 guest rooms and suites will offer sea views and own balconies, and all will comprise Radisson Blu signature services such as free high speed internet access.
Besides an all day dining restaurant, the property will also offer a fine dining venue, a panoramic café on the 14th floor, and a lobby bar. The inifnity edge pool and a bar with terrace on the rooftop will be an extraordinary attraction. Leisure facilities will include a gym, fitness area and a club with bowling. Guests will also be able to use external offers such as a Water Park, further sauna, bath and wellness areas, a climbing wall, kids playroom area and retail outlets & shops. All facilities will be located within the famous Baltic Park Molo complex. For business travellers, the Radisson Blu Resort, ?winoujscie will have a ballroom of 1,000 sqm – dividable into smaller conference rooms.
”We already have six independent premium hotels on the Polish coast and in the mountains, but we are sure that the Radisson Blu Resort, ?winouj?cie will be our best offer due to its modern design and the brand's expertise”, said Jan WrÓblewski, Board Member of the hotel's owner and developer Zdrojowa Invest.
The Radisson Blu Hotel & Residences Zakopane will be located in the well-known Polish resort Zakopane in the Carpathian mountains, 100 km away from Krakow. The region attracts guests in winter and summer for skiing, hiking, mountain biking and wellness holidays. Besides 158 guest rooms, the hotel will offer 68 apartments in a separate part of the complex; linked via a fully integrated walkway.
All guests will enjoy an all day dining restaurant, a speciality restaurant, and three bars. After an exciting day outdoors, the hotel's large wellness & spa centre on two storeys and with a total surface of 1,200 sqm will pamper body & soul. It will include a 20 m indoor pool, saunas, steam baths and a Medi-Spa skin care center. With a state-of-the-art meeting & events concept, the hotel will also attract business travellers and offer a conference area with more than 350m² and a 375 sqm ballroom.