Radisson®, one of the world's best-recognized hotel brands, today announced the completion of a $2 million renovation of the Radisson Hotel Santa Maria located at 3455 Skyway Drive in Santa Maria, Calif.

“We are thrilled to be in the final stages of a brand-wide renovation, aimed at refreshing the Radisson portfolio across our more than 150 hotels in the Americas,” said Javier Rosenberg, chief operating officer, Radisson, Americas.  “We are on track to have the entire portfolio completed by 2015, making Radisson the most refreshed hotel brand in North America.”

The hotel's newly completed renovations include the hotel lobby and atrium, all 184 guestrooms, meeting space, the fitness center, the business center, heated outdoor pool and the lounge.  The renovated guestrooms include: new bedding with an updated color palette, enhanced lighting, window treatments, artwork and refrigerators. The lobby features new furniture and comfortable seating areas, new flooring and wall coverings. The guest corridors received enhanced lighting, carpet and wall coverings.

“We are confident our guests will enjoy the updated look and feel of our hotel from the moment they walk in the door accompanied by our Yes I Can!SMservice,” said Jean-luc Garon, general manager.

The Radisson Hotel Santa Maria is located minutes from California's Central Coast and adjacent to the Santa Maria Public Airport. The hotel also offers guests close proximity to Santa Barbara Wine Country and the Foxen Canyon Wine Trail, Vandenberg Air Base, Coca-Cola, Okonite, C&D Zodiac, Santa Maria Museum of Flight and Allen Hancock College.

For more information to or to make a reservation, please visit Radisson Hotel Santa Maria or call 1-800-333-3333.

About Radisson®
Radisson®  has become one of the world's best-recognized hotel brands offering an upscale hotel experience serving both business and leisure guests with a range of World of Radisson features that are empathetic to the challenges of modern travel, including the 100% Guest Satisfaction Guarantee. Radisson has 150 hotels operating in major urban and suburban settings, leisure destinations, airports, and business districts throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, and Caribbean. Every staff member has a passion for Yes I Can! SM hospitality, the signature service philosophy of Radisson, to ensure the total wellbeing and satisfaction of each guest.

Radisson is part of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group portfolio of brands which also includes Radisson Blu®, Park Plaza, Park Inn® by Radisson, Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM and Hotel Missoni. For reservations and more information visit, www.radisson.com or the brand's newsroom.  

Ben Gardeen, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group | +1 (763) 212-8129 | bgardeen@carlsonrezidor.com