Radisson Hotel Group has announced the opening of the first Radisson Collection hotel in Brussels, Belgium. The opening of the flagship Radisson Collection Hotel, Grand Place Brussels follows a remarkable transformation of the hotel, with significant investment to upgrade the former Radisson Blu Royal Hotel. The 282 rooms and public spaces were completely renovated and redesigned in partnership with Rafael de La Hoz. The Radisson Collection Hotel, Grand Place Brussels features two elegant restaurants offering modern grilled dishes and Chinese specialities, 18 contemporary meeting spaces, an Executive Lounge, a Presidential Suite, and a fitness centre.
Famed for its glass-crowned, seven-story atrium and post-modernist architecture, the hotel’s distinctive design harks back to the hotel’s opening in 1989. The sophisticated and stylish new design reflects the hotel’s location and offers the template for contemporary lifestyle living, united by modern design and exceptional experiences.
Federico J. Gonzalez, CEO, Radisson Hotel Group, said: “Brussels is the perfect location for our Belgian debut of the Radisson Collection brand. It is the center of the European Union and remains the world’s first choice for international congresses or business meetings, with an unparalleled international character. We look forward to hosting guests from around the world at this iconic, newly transformed property and welcoming them to the exceptional.”
Philippe Close, Mayor of the City of Brussels, said: “The opening of the Radisson Collection Hotel, Grand Place Brussels highlights the importance of Brussels as a dynamic and attractive city for savvy business and leisure travellers.”