Carlson Rezidor has signed a management
agreement for Radisson Red hotel in Guangzhou, China.
Owned by Guangzhou ROFO Real Estate
Development, the new-build Radisson Red Guangzhou South Station
hotel is the second Radisson Red for Carlson Rezidor in China and
its fifth in Asia Pacific.
The Radisson Red Guangzhou South Station is
scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2018, and brings Carlson
Rezidorís Asia Pacific pipeline to 91 hotels.
The 160-key hotel is located
in the new Central Business District of Panyu district, across
from Guangzhou South Railway Station, which is the largest
high-speed rail station in South China.
In addition to being a
major transportation hub that connects Guangzhou to Beijing, Hong
Kong, Wuhan, Changsha, Shenzhen and Zhuhai, Guangzhou South
Railway Station is part of the upcoming Guangzhou South Railway
Station New Town, which has a focus on the trade, creative,
logistics and finance industries.
Guangzhou South Station is also served by major expressways and is
about 40 kilometers from Guangzhou International Airport.
hotel is also less than 2 kilometers from a new 80,000-seat
stadium, one of Chinaís most popular football clubs.
The Radisson Red
Guangzhou South Station is part of a mixed-use development, Union
Plaza, which will also include office space and a mall.
will feature a sky lobby and an
ďRadisson Red provides owners and developers a
product that we believe will be a leader in the lifestyle segment.
The brand appeals to guests who have an ageless millennial
mindset, and truly redefines the guest experience,Ē said Thorsten Kirschke, president, Asia Pacific, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group.
ďRed is bold, alive and design-driven while being creative in its
Radisson Red Guangzhou South Station is the fifth signing
for the brand in Asia Pacific and 10th signing globally.
Rezidor plans to open 60 Radisson Red hotels globally by 2020.
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