Published on : Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group announced a long-term management agreement of a canal-side hotel in the inner part of Venice’s San Marco district. The Radisson Blu Hotel, Venice San Marco is expected to open by the end of 2019.
It will be located closely from the renowned Saint Mark’s Square.
Elie Younes, chief development officer, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, said this entry will mark their journey in Europe’s renowned destinations, their main priorities is to rejuvenate growth in the mature markets mostly in Western Europe. He considered Venice ideal for the beginning of them.
He further added Radisson will be the most welcome addition to their portfolio, so far it has been the largest upper scale brand in Europe.
Radisson Blu Hotel, Venice San Marco will be located in the heart of the city’s tourist area and will be easily reachable to the high-end shopping district. The suites rooms will offer spectacular views of the canal.
Venice had been nominated as the European Capital of Culture in 2019 which attracts more than 500,000 visitors to its bi-annual International Art Exhibition.
Venice is the home to the Venice Biennale , one of the most prestigious cultural institutions in the world and La Fenice theatre one of the oldest film festivals and carnivals.