BRUSSLES—The Rezidor Hotel Group, a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, announced the Radisson Blu Hotel, Kayseri in Turkey. The property featuring 240 rooms is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2014.
“This signing brings our portfolio in Turkey to 10 hotels with 2,200 rooms in operation and under development, and underlines the importance the growing Turkish market has for our group”, said Kurt Ritter, president and chief executive officer of Rezidor.
“As an extension of our 35 years long touristic experience in Istanbul, we now have decided to begin new investments for a major hotel in our home town Kayseri. We are proud that we were able to sign an agreement with such a prestigious and rapidly expanding group like Rezidor. We believe that this co-operation will be beneficial for both our companies”, added Suleyman Cetinsaya, president and chief executive officer of Doruk Inc., the owner of the hotel.
Located in a 20-story building, the Radisson Blu hotel will feature 240 rooms with services such as free high speed internet access, and four restaurant and bar outlets, including a rooftop restaurant & bar with views of Mount Erciyes. Other amenities include a health club, Turkish bath, sauna, several treatment rooms, fitness center, and swimming pool. In addition the hotel will comprise 1,500 square meters of meeting facilities including an 800 square meter ballroom.