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Radisson Continues Growth on the West Coast with a Signing in Pendleton, Oregon

May 25, 2021


Serving as the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts near the base of the beautiful Blue Mountains

Radisson Hotel Group Americas today announced the signing of a new-build Radisson on the West Coast. Radisson Hotel Pendleton Airport in Pendleton, Oregon will offer 75 guestrooms and suites. The hotel has already broken ground and is set to open in the spring of 2022.

The quaint city of Pendleton has a booming tourism industry for outdoor enthusiasts offering everything from fishing and hunting to skiing, hiking, biking, and golf. The city also hosts the Pendleton Round-Up Rodeo, one of the ten largest rodeos in the world. Based at the foot of the beautiful Blue Mountains, this relaxing destination has something for everyone.

“We are very excited to continue our momentum growing our exceptional portfolio of hotels in the West Coast, while building an amazing relationship with Makad Corp.,” said Phil Hugh, chief development officer, Radisson Hotel Group Americas. “The international development expertise brought by Makad Corp. will make this hotel a true destination in Pendleton that is guaranteed to bring guests back time and again.”

For those flying into the area, the hotel is conveniently located at the Eastern Oregon Regional Airport. While visiting the hotel, guests can indulge in delicious cuisine at the onsite restaurant, along with the bar and lounge. Additional amenities will include a fitness center, business center, and meeting space.

“After developing hotels domestically and internationally, we are thrilled to break ground on our second property in the United States alongside Radisson Hotel Group Americas,” said Tawni Camarillo, executive vice president, Makad Corp. “Our gorgeous, new hotel will feature a stylish design with state-of-the-art amenities, while providing a comfortable and relaxing experience. We are looking forward to providing one-of-a-kind accommodations in this hidden gem of a city, which offers limitless adventures for all visitors.”

“I am very proud of our integrated development team working closely with Radisson Hotel Group Americas and the city of Pendleton,” said Elie Makad, chief executive officer, Makad Corp. “Makad Corp. is committed to technology, green and alternative energy, hospitality, logistics, and data collection and this hotel fits that perfectly.”

About Radisson

Radisson is an upscale hotel brand that offers Scandinavian inspired hospitality, which enables guests to focus on a work/life balance and find harmony in their travel experience. With nature-inspired design, and unexpected delights, Radisson inspires the art of being in the moment. Committed to building meaningful relationships with guests, Radisson has a Yes I Can! service attitude to ensure the satisfaction of every guest. Radisson hotels can be found in suburban and city settings, near airports and leisure destinations. Guests and professional business partners can enhance their experience with Radisson by participating in Radisson Rewards, a global loyalty program offering exceptional benefits and rewards.

Radisson is part of the Radisson Hotel Group Americas portfolio of brands including Radisson Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Radisson Individuals, Radisson Inn & Suites, Park Plaza, Park Inn by Radisson, and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, brought together under the overarching Radisson Hotels Americas name. Radisson Hotel Group Americas represents Radisson Hotels brands in the United States, Canada, Caribbean, and Latin America. Combined with Radisson Hotel Group, representing Radisson Hotels in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific, Radisson Hotel Group Americas is one of the world's largest hotel companies with more than 1,500 hotels in operation and under development in 120 countries.

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