BRUSSELS / KATOWICE - March 1, 2018
Park Inn by Radisson, the upper midscale hotel brand that delivers stress-free experiences, good food and upbeat environments, is proud to announce the opening of a 168-room property in Katowice, Poland. This brings the group’s Polish portfolio to 15 hotels and over 3,100 rooms in operation or under development.
Park Inn by Radisson Katowice is located close to the center of Katowice. The hotel offers quick access to the main roads of the Silesian region and is within walking distance of the 620-hectare Silesian Park, as well as the International Conference Center.
“We are pleased to continue the growth of Park Inn by Radisson brand across Central Europe, in particular Poland, where our brand awareness – and the portfolio – is growing from strength to strength. Poland is also identified as the focus country for growth in our 5-year operating plan, so we are pleased to move forward positively in this region with our two core brands, Radisson Blu and Park Inn by Radisson, and look forward to expanding our reach across all primary markets of Central and Southern Europe,” said Yilmaz Yildirimlar, Area Senior Vice President, Central & Southern Europe at Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group.
Park Inn by Radisson Katowice has 168 rooms, an all-day restaurant and lobby bar, gym and sauna. The hotel also offers extensive and newly built meeting facilities, including a 370-square-meter ballroom.
Radek Skwarski, General Manager of the Park Inn by Radisson Katowice said: “Katowice is a reputed academic city with several international universities. It’s a unique location for young travelers – and their families and relatives – seeking an affordable midscale hotel experience. Park Inn by Radisson positively lifts our guests’ mood for a happy stay – with clever use of color; inspired, contemporary design; and friendly personalized service with surprising, feel-good extras.”
Katowice, part of the larger Silesian Metropolis, is one of the most dynamic and fastest growing cities in Poland. Holding recognition as one of Poland’s Special Economic Zones, and featuring the second-largest meeting and event facilities in the country, Katowice is a hub for science, industry, trade and transportation. With the renowned Silesian Philharmonic institution and the Silesian Park, Katowice is one of the greenest cities in Poland, and will attract both business and leisure travelers.
Katowice has been chosen by the UN to host the COP 24 in 2018.
The Park Inn by Radisson Katowice will be managed and operated by The Rezidor Hotel Group.
More details available on: https://www.parkinn.com/hotel-katowice
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For further media information, please contact:
Martin Melzer, Area Communications & Public Relations Manager, Central & Southern Europe
Lucie Cardona, Director Media Relations & Reputation Management
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 Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel companies and includes 1,440 locations in operation and under development with more than 230,000 rooms and a footprint spanning 115 countries and territories. The Carlson Rezidor portfolio includes a powerful set of global brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu®, Radisson®, Radisson RED, Park Plaza®, Park Inn® by Radisson and Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM. Guests can benefit from Club CarlsonSM, a program that redefines hotel rewards with a collection of exceptional benefits, services, and privileges at more than 1,000 hotels worldwide. Over 95,000 people are employed in Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group hotel systemsand the company is headquartered in Minneapolis, Singapore, and Brussels. For more information, visit www.carlsonrezidor.com and follow on Twitter @carlsonrezidor.