Park Inn by Radisson and Radisson Blu Hotels wins Best International Hotel Chain
Park Inn by Radisson and Radisson Blu Hotels wins Best International Hotel Chain – Grand Travel Award Norway for the 7th year in a row.
Park Inn by Radisson, a core brand of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, were recognized as the best international hotel chain in Norway, for the eighth year in a row. The award was given at the Grand Travel Awards ceremony in Norway.
“We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of those who work in the travel industry and have voted for us. This award recognizes that Radisson Blu and Park Inn by Radisson hotels offer outstanding service. I am proud and honoured to accept this award on behalf of our entire team in Norway and worldwide”, said Thomas Engelhart, Area Vice President Nordics at Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group.
The Grand Travel Awards Norway, which took place at the Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Oslo, are the most prestigious awards within the Norwegian travel industry. They pay tribute to outstanding companies within the industry, and are voted on by hundreds of employees of travel agencies and travel industry suppliers.
“Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group will continue to bring genuine hospitality to its international guests. We focus on continuous improvement of our existing hotels and development of new properties in the Nordics, especially in Norway,” added Engelhart.
“Scandinavia is our core business market; this is where our success story began in 1960 with Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Copenhagen, designed by Arne Jacobsen. Since then, we have strived to maintain our leading position as the best international hotel chains in Norwa, Denmark & Sweden. In 2014, we generated additional funding through a rights issue, which will be invested in the renovation of existing hotels in Scandinavia. We are working in close cooperation with the best architects and designers to continue building on our market leadership and delivering the legendary Yes I Can! service to our guests”, Engelhart concluded.