Radisson®, one of the best-recognized hotel brands, today announced the signing of the Radisson Hotel Santa Marta in partnership with Radisson Hotels International Latin America which will be located at Road 3 #130-60 on Bello Horizonte Beach in Santa Marta, Colombia. The ultra-modern style, 88-room oceanfront hotel will begin construction immediately.

“As a leading hotel brand in South America, this signing reinforces our commitment to further expand our presence in key locations in the region,” said Javier Rosenberg, chief operating officer, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, Americas. “We are excited to partner with Radisson Hotels International Latin America and Constructora Jiménez to build a stunning beachfront hotel.”

The hotel will open in July 2016 and will be located directly next to the deluxe condo development, Two Towers which is situated in the tourist district of Santa Marta, a short distance to the airport.

“We are working to strengthen our portfolio in Colombia and look forward to working with Constructora Jimenez who will lead a project guided by high standards,” said Denise Estefan, President, Radisson Hotels International Latin America. "We look forward to serving guests in this beautiful location with the high quality of service the Radisson brand is known for.”

For more information and reservations, visit www.radisson.com or call +1 (800) 333-3333.