Importance of the Middle East region is fast being explored by the Carlson Rezidor Group.
The hotel company has recently announced a record number of signings. Regional signings represented 40% of Rezidor’s global signings, with new signings in Saudi Arabia comprising 25% globally.
The next two years will see at least 12 new Radisson Blu and Park Inn by Radisson-branded properties, with a total of 2,412 rooms, open in locations within Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Oman, and Egypt. These will also include one each in Sohar, Ajman, Cairo, Dammam, Jizan, and Dhahran, among others; two each in Dubai and Riyadh, and four in Jeddah.
Elie Milky, senior director business development, Middle East & Africa for the Rezidor Hotel Group, said: “With consistent year-on-year growth within the Middle East, we are very confident that the number of business and leisure travellers across the region will grow.”