Rezidor open the Radisson Blu Resort Split in Croatia

From: The Rezidor Hotel Group
Published: Thu Sep 02 2010

The Rezidor Hotel Group has opened the Radisson Blu Resort Split in Croatia, a luxurious hotel right on the Adriatic coast with panoramic views over the Mediterranean Sea and the island Brac.

After an extensive renovation and reconstruction, the former and legendary "Hotel Split" with a history of nearly 50 years offers 240 stylish guest rooms including 2 Presidential suites.

"We are delighted to add a further outstanding first class hotel to our Croatian portfolio. Rezidor aims to grow its young and successful resort business further and Croatia as an emerging holiday destination in Europe offers not only beautiful landscapes but also the needed infrastructure and manpower," said Kurt Ritter, President & CEO of Rezidor.

The Radisson Blu Resort Split is located only 15 minutes walk away from the historic city centre and is located beside a wonderful pristine beach with the Adriatic Sea just steps away. It is a unique combination of a city hotel and a sea resort and is headed by General Manager Maik Schaefer, a German national. Whether guests choose the classical, yet modern Economy Rooms or the Standard- and Deluxe Rooms or the suites with their ultra-stylish, light and airy design, the majority of rooms offer breathtaking sea views. Higher room categories also feature extras such as balconies, Nespresso machines, bathrobes and slippers. The Presidential suites comprise of 260 m² each, 3 bedrooms, a private terrace with Jacuzzi and an outdoor sauna.

Two restaurants, a bar and a Lobby Lounge can also be found at the luxury hotel in Split. "The Fig Leaf" restaurant serves Radisson Blu's signature "super breakfast" and international buffets with an abundant choice of Mediterranean and Continental specialties as well as live cooking stations and a wonderful terrace towards the sea. "The Caper", a grill restaurant in a modern and sleek environment, combines grilled cuts, delicious fish and selected wines from Croatia and all around the world. "The Door" bar adds a modern twist to a list of international and award-winning cocktails, and the Lobby Lounge offers a cosy atmosphere and is a perfect meeting place.

Besides access to a private beach with sun beds, separate plateau and bar service, the hotel in Split also comprises an indoor and outdoor pool, a fitness centre and an exclusive Anne Sémonin Spa with 8 treatment rooms, whirlpool, sauna and steam baths. Within the hotel grounds, an international casino will be housed, and for those who wish to combine business and leisure, the hotel offers 7 meeting rooms and a banquet hall, all equipped with state-of-the-art technology.

About The Rezidor Hotel Group
The Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the fastest growing hotel companies in the world. The group features a portfolio of more than 400 hotels in operation and under development including hotels in London, hotels in Paris and hotels in Rome, with more than 86,300 rooms in over 60 countries.

Rezidor operates the brands Radisson Blu Hotels & Resorts, Regent Hotels & Resorts, Park Inn and Country Inns & Suites in Europe, Middle East and Africa, along with the goldpoints plusSM loyalty programme for frequent hotel guests. Under a worldwide licence agreement with the iconic Italian fashion house Missoni, Rezidor also operates and develops the new lifestyle brand Hotel Missoni.
In November 2006, Rezidor was listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. Carlson Companies is the main shareholder.

The Corporate Office of the Rezidor Hotel Group is based in Brussels, Belgium.

For further information please contact
Christiane Reiter
Director Corporate Communication
The Rezidor Hotel Group
Avenue Du Bourget 44
B-1130 Brüssel
+32 2 702 9331
Company: The Rezidor Hotel Group
Contact Name: Christiane Reiter
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Contact Phone: +32 2 702 9331

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