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Radisson Opens Hotel Near the Scenic Beaches of Barra da Tijuca in Brazil

May 10, 2018


Radisson, one of the best-recognized hotel brands, today announced the opening of Radisson Hotel Barra Rio de Janeiro. The hotel is in the heart of Barra da Tijuca, which features beautiful beaches, Barra Olympic Park and the Tijuca Forest National Park.

"We are excited to see the continued growth of the Radisson brand in Brazil," said Frances Gonzalez, vice president of Operations for Radisson Hotel Group in Latin America. "The hotel's chic appearance coupled with its attentive staff focused on catering to the needs of each guest will make this hotel a top destination in Barra da Tijuca."

The hotel offers 378 guest rooms and suites. Guests have access to a fitness center, business center, free Wi-Fi, a spa, an outdoor pool and complimentary breakfast. The hotel can serve as a venue for meetings and special events. There are nine flexible meeting rooms that can accommodate up to 100 people. Guests can enjoy the hotel's onsite restaurant featuring international cuisine, along with a lobby bar. Room service is also available 24 hours.

"We are thrilled to open the doors of our beautiful hotel under the Radisson brand," said Guilherme Martini, vice president, Operations, Atlantica Hotels. "Our stunning hotel's fantastic amenities and beautiful location will make for a relaxing stay, inspiring guests to come back time and again."

Atlantica Hotels is a licensee for Radisson Hotel Group's brands in Brazil including: Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED and Park Inn by Radisson. The two companies have enjoyed a longstanding relationship in Brazil that now includes 13 hotels.

Guests can enhance their stay by downloading the Radisson iConcierge app which offers access to a wide variety of hotel services and local information before, during and after the stay such as ordering room service, receiving details of nearby attractions and checking out.

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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