Carlson continues Thailand expansion with Radisson Suites Bangkok Sukhumvit Hotel opening

Bangkok | November 01, 2010

Carlson, a privately held, global hospitality and travel company, today announced the expansion of its Thailand portfolio with the opening of the 150-room upscale Radisson Suites Bangkok Sukhumvit hotel. 

“Carlson is establishing a strong footprint in Thailand with four hotels in operation and another two hotels scheduled to open by the end of next year,” said Jean-Marc Busato, managing director, Carlson Hotels, Asia Pacific. 

“With the opening of the Radisson Suites Bangkok Sukhumvit hotel, I am pleased that we are bringing the vibrant, contemporary and engaging Radisson brand to the city center of Bangkok,” added Busato.  

Radisson hotels have a vibrant, contemporary and engaging brand essence characterized by the Yes I Can! service philosophy. Radisson is focused on expanding in key city, resort and airport locations.

The Radisson Suites Bangkok Sukhumvit offers a contemporary stay for business and leisure travellers. All 150 guest rooms showcase stylish interiors with a touch of Thai design flair, and ceiling to floor windows. The rooms also offer online entertainment and a state-of-the-art wireless multi-media system. 

Guests can enjoy the extensive recreational facilities located on the hotel roof top, including an outdoor swimming pool, a Jacuzzi and a fully-equipped fitness center. The hotel also features meeting and banquet space for small to medium size events, and a business center. Hotel guests enjoy complimentary high speed Internet access in all public areas and guest rooms. 

The hotel has several distinctive dining options, including Mauve, an all-day restaurant serving Asian and European cuisine in a contemporary setting; Aromas, a bakeshop and deli, and asqu Lounge and Bar, a chic setting ideal for drinks and entertainment. 

The twin tower Radisson Suites Bangkok Sukhumvit is located on Sukhumvit Soi (Street) 13 in central Bangkok city. It is well connected through the nearby Nana and Asoke Bangkok Mass Transit System (BTS) Sky trains and the Sukhumvit Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station. The hotel is only two kilometres to the Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre. 

For more information or bookings, please visit http://www.radisson.com/bangkokth_sukhumvit or http://www.radisson.com/customerservice/contactus.do.

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About Carlson
Carlson is a privately held, global hospitality and travel company headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn. Carlson encompasses more than 1,075 hotels, including Radisson®, Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM, Park Inn® and Park Plaza®; more than 1,000 restaurants, including T.G.I. Friday’s® and Pick Up Stix®; and a majority stake in Carlson Wagonlit Travel®, the global leader in business travel management. Carlson operates in more than 150 countries and its brands employ about 150,000 people.  http://www.carlson.com

Contacts:
Jay Krishnan, Carlson | 65 6511 9297 | jkrishnan@carlson.com  
Sarada Chellam, ICON International Communications | 65 6220 2623 | schellam@iconinternational.com.sg  
Joan Cronson, Carlson | 1 (763) 212-1418 | jcronson@carlson.com  

 

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