BRUSSELS/RIGA - January 9, 2017
Park Inn by Radisson, the colorful and dynamic midscale hotel brand, today announces the opening of a new, 178-room hotel in Riga. The Park Inn by Radisson Valdemara, Riga, the latest addition to The Rezidor Hotel Group’s portfolio, is located at the entrance of the Old Town. The hotel offers trendy, colorful and comfortable rooms with full-length windows to let in plenty of natural light and to offer guests superb cityscape views. Just a 12-minute drive from Riga International Airport, the hotel is close to the green part of Riga and within easy reach of the busier areas of the city.
“The opening of our second Park Inn by Radisson hotel in Riga demonstrates the growth potential and attractiveness of our highly popular brand, which is designed to add color to life,” said Michel Stalport, Area Vice President of Eastern Europe & Russia for The Rezidor Hotel Group. “We are proud to open our seventh property in Riga. With a true partnership with the owners, our new Park Inn by Radisson Valdemara, Riga is confirming our commitment to maintaining our leading position in the Baltics and offering a great hospitality experience.”
Fikret Yuksel, General Manager of Park Inn by Radisson Valdemara, Riga, added: “With the opening of the Park Inn by Radisson, Valdemara, Riga, we are bringing a hotel experience that is vibrant, colorful, cozy and stylish. We are proud to offer our guests such a range of unique facilities: from rooms offering the highest standards of comfort and technology to culinary delights served in the Bocca Buona restaurant. The Park Inn by Radisson Valdemara, Riga offers the guarantee of a complete experience.”
The entrance of the restaurant houses a welcoming bar connected to the lobby and alimentari shelving on the other side, which houses a range of typical products for guests to experience the Italian journey. The unique Bocca Buona Italian concept restaurant will provide the perfect spot to enjoy a modern reinterpretation of the classic Italian dining experience. The restaurant gives guests the opportunity to dine while watching the chefs prepare pizza behind the show kitchen counter. To ensure the overall experience is responsive to Riga’s dining culture, a number of brand items were given a subtle twist, unique to the hotel, to add an increased focus on comfort and refinement.
Guests also will be able to take advantage of complimentary access to the fitness centre within the hotel. There are also flexible meeting and event spaces that guests can make use of during their stay.
The Park Inn by Radisson Valdemara, Riga will be managed and operated by the Rezidor Hotel Group.
For further media information, please contact:
Elena Zlatoustovskaya, Area Director Communications & PR, Eastern Europe & Russia
Lucie Cardona, Corporate Communications & PR Leader
More details available on https://www.parkinn.com/hotel-valdemara-riga
About Park Inn® by Radisson
Park Inn by Radisson® is a colorful, dynamic, midscale hotel brand providing a hassle-free and easy hotel experience. Friendly. Positive. Vibrant. Uncomplicated. Park Inn by Radisson is designed for modern travelers. The brand adds color to life through flexible and functional spaces, staff and energy at any of its 140+ hotels across the globe.
Park Inn by Radisson is a part of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, which also includes Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu®, Radisson®, Radisson RED, Park Plaza® and Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM. For more information and reservations visit, www.parkinn.com. Connect with Park Inn by Radisson on social media: @ParkInn on Twitter, @ParkInnbyRadisson on Instagram and Facebook.com/ParkInn
About The Rezidor Hotel Group
The Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the most dynamic hotel companies in the world and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. The group features a portfolio of approximately 475 hotels in operation or under development with 104,000 rooms in more than 80 countries.
Rezidor operates the core brands Radisson Blu and Park Inn by Radisson in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA),along with the Club Carlson loyalty program for frequent hotel guests. In early 2014 and together with Carlson, Rezidor launched the new brands Radisson RED (lifestyle select) and Quorvus Collection (luxury). Since 2016, Rezidor has owned 49% of prizeotel. Rezidor has an industry-leading Responsible Business Program and was awarded one the World's Most Ethical Companies by the US think- tank Ethisphere.
In November 2006, Rezidor was listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm, Sweden. HNA Tourism Group Co., Ltd., a division of HNA Group Co., Ltd. —a Fortune Global 500 company with operations across aviation, tourism, hospitality, finance, and online services among other sectors—became the majority shareholder in December 2016.
The corporate office of The Rezidor Hotel Group is based in Brussels, Belgium. For more information, visit www.rezidor.com.