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Radisson Opens a New Hotel in the Heart of Times Square

January 16, 2020

Radisson Hotel Group Americas

Radisson, one of the best recognized hotel brands, today announced the opening of Radisson Hotel New York Times Square at 525 8th Avenue New York, NY. The newly constructed hotel in the center of New York City's most thriving tourist district exemplifies Radisson's growth in key gateway cities. The hotel's fantastic location within two blocks of Madison Square Garden and Penn Station makes it an ideal spot for both tourists and business travelers. The hotel features a unique landscaped entrance that offers a park-like setting creating the perfect start to each guest's stay. Throughout the hotel, guests can enjoy a sleek and elegant design combined with modern comfort and functionality.

"The opening of this new hotel in the heart of New York City is a true testament to Radisson Hotel Group's commitment to growth in key international gateway markets," said said AlyEl-Bassuni, chief operating officer, Americas, Radisson Hotel Group. "With New York City being one of the top leisure and business destinations in the world, we're excited to greet travelers from across the globe with this newest addition to the Radisson family."

Located in Midtown West, the hotel offers 320 guest rooms, with 70 rooms that offer stunning views of the Empire State Building. Each room features free Wi-Fi, room service and a mini fridge, creating a perfect sanctuary to unwind after a high-energy day of shopping or seeing the latest hit show on Broadway. Throughout their visit, guests have access to an onsite fitness center and business center, luggage storage and complimentary tea and coffee. For those traveling on business, a 12-person New York style boardroom is available with a coordinator to assist with all the important details, including catering. The hotel also has a seasonal rooftop cocktail bar featuring sweeping views of the Empire State Building, the Hudson Yards development including The Edge observation deck and the Hudson River.

"We are delighted to welcome New York's melting pot of travelers to Radisson with open arms for an inspired, balanced and memorable stay," said Peter McNamee, general manager, Radisson Hotel New York Times Square. "Our central location in the midst of Midtown's most happening scene will serve as a perfect place for travelers to regroup after a busy day touring the city."

This exciting hotel opening follows the openings of Radisson Hotel New York Midtown-Fifth Avenue and Radisson Hotel New York Wall Street in September 2019.

About Radisson Hotel Group Americas

Radisson Hotel Group Americas represents Radisson Hotels brands in the United States, Canada, Latin America, and the Caribbean. 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 eight distinctive hotel brands and more than 1,500 hotels in operation and under development in 120 countries. 

The Radisson Hotel Group Americas portfolio of brands includes Radisson Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Radisson Individuals, Radisson, 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 takes pride in its Every Moment Matters brand promise to always provide guests with exceptional experiences. In addition, the Radisson Rewards Americas loyalty program delivers unique and personalized ways to create memorable moments and outstanding loyalty benefits for guests, meeting planners, travel agents, and business partners. 

Radisson Meetings Americas treats every meeting or event as more than just a date on the calendar with three strong service commitments: Personal, Professional and Memorable, while delivering on the brilliant basics of the signature Yes I Can! service spirit and being uniquely 100% carbon neutral.  

More than 100,000 team members work at Radisson Hotel Group Americas, Radisson Hotel Group, and the hotels licensed to operate in its systems.

For more information, visit https://www.radissonhotelsamericas.com/en-us/about-us