Rezidor has signed a new Radisson hotel in
Russia. The 230-room Radisson Hotel Zavidovo is scheduled to open
The Radisson Hotel Zavidovo will be located in a
picturesque resort area which is considered one of the most
environmentally pristine areas of Russia. It stretches along the
scenic Ivankovo Lake and borders a 1,250 km² nature reserve.
hotel is only 90 km northwest of Moscow and is easily accessible
from the M10 highway, which is the main road linking Moscow and
Planned as a popular retreat for the elite of
Moscow, Zavidovo is also home to one of the official vacation
residences of the President of Russia. The residence has also been
utilized since Soviet times as a military hunting ground and as a
venue to host foreign leaders.
The surrounding area is rich in
wildlife including bears, lynxes and foxes. Guests also enjoy an
active sports and entertainment calendar which includes boating
regattas, equestrian competitions, a rock festival, an aqua-bike
world cup, extreme sports festival, etc. The hotel will also take
advantage of the nearby 18-hole PGA Europe golf course to be
opened in 2012.
Besides 230 guest rooms featuring Radisson
signature services such as free high speed internet access, the
property will offer 2 restaurants, a bar, a destination spa,
conference facilities, and a yacht club.
The hotel will be
developed by ProfEstate, a Russian company developing a
master-planned community in the area.
“Zavidovo is an established
resort and conference destination nearby Moscow with a lot of
tourists, activities, special events, and yet a shortage of
quality accommodation and services. Being the first 4-star hotel
in the area, the Radisson Hotel Zavidovo will fill this gap and
add a new momentum to the local development. We firmly believe in
its success”, says Sergey Bachin, President of ProfEstate.
The Rezidor Hotel Group currently has over 60
hotels with a total of more than 14,500 rooms in operation and
under development across Russia/CIS. The region belongs to the
company’s focus areas for future business development, and is
managed out of a full service branch office in Moscow.
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