The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, is pleased to announce the opening of a new flagship in the Middle East: Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha. The 583-key, city-center hotel is Rezidor’s first to open in Qatar.
“We are delighted to be present in Qatar with such a prominent property. The Middle East is one of our major focus regions for future business development, and Qatar offers excellent opportunities for growth, ” said Kurt Ritter, President & CEO of Rezidor.
In 2022, Qatar will be the site of the FIFA World Cup, the first time that an Arab state has hosted the famous soccer tournament. The Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha will be perfectly positioned for the tournament, as the hotel is only two miles from Doha International Airport and is close to the bustling West Bay business district. Within walking distance of the hotel are numerous shopping and dining options. Nearby cultural attractions include the I.M. Pei- designed Museum of Islamic Art.
The hotel’s 583 rooms and suites include signature Radisson Blu amenities, such as complimentary high speed internet and LCD televisions. The hotel features twelve in-house dining options- serving varied cuisines from Spanish tapas to French, Indian, Chinese and Japanese.
The full-service wellness center includes a pool, exercise room, tennis courts, and a massage facility with steam room and sauna. Business guests can utilize ten meetings room with more than 21,000 square feet of conference space equipped with state-of-the-art technology.
Rezidor operates the brands Radisson Blu, Park Inn by Radisson and Hotel Missoni across the Middle East, and has currently 30 hotels with more than 12,700 rooms in operation and under development in the region.
About the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group
The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group – born in early 2012 – is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups. The portfolio of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group includes more than 1,300 hotels, a global footprint spanning 80 countries, a powerful set of global brands (Radisson Blu, Radisson®, Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM, Park Inn by Radisson, Hotel Missoni and Park Plaza®). In most of the group’s hotels, guests can benefit from the loyalty program Club Carlson, one of the most rewarding loyalty programs in the world. The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and its brands employ more than 80,000 people. The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is headquartered in Minneapolis, USA, and Brussels, Belgium.