Radisson Blu opens new hotel in Turkey


Radisson Blu has opened a new hotel in Diyarbakir, in southeastern Turkey.

The hotel is situtated in a prime location in the city's new business district.

The Rezidor Hotel Group area vice president for Middle East & Turkey Mark Willis said: "We are delighted to bring Radisson Blu to Diyarbakir and expand its presence in Turkey.

"Convenience is at the heart of this hotel. The hotel has a first-class location, with easy access by rail or road, and is the closest hotel to the airport. We believe the accessibility factor, combined with the appeal of an iconic international hotel brand, will drive strong demand from domestic and international travellers."

The hotel has 167 guest rooms and suites, all of which have a contemporary design and offer free, high-speed WiFi.

Further, there is a choice of rooms to suit every traveller - right from Standard, Family to Superior Rooms.

Its signature Presidential Suite has an area of 155m2.

The hotel is located in the city's business district of Kayapinar and the city's airport is just 6km away.

Hevsel Restaurant offers a fusion of global and regional flavours and also serves up the Radisson Blu's signature Super Breakfast. The City Café & Bar offers drinks and light bites.

The hotel also has spa and treatment rooms, a fitness centre and indoor pool, a meeting and events space.

Radisson Blu Hotel, Diyarbakir, general manager Mustafa Eryilmaz said: "The Radisson Blu Hotel, Diyarbakir is delighted to open its doors and we look forward to delivering the greatest of international upper upscale hospitality experience to our guests.

"The hotel is a welcome addition to the city of Diyarbakir. Its accessibility to Istanbul, Ankara, Kayseri, Sivas and Malatya means we are truly gearing towards building one of the largest footprints in upper upscale hospitality across Turkey.

"The Radisson Blu Hotel, Diyarbakir is delighted to open its doors and we look forward to delivering the greatest of international upper upscale hospitality experience to our guests. The hotel is a welcome addition to the city of Diyarbakir. Its accessibility to Istanbul, Ankara, Kayseri, Sivas and Malatya means we are truly gearing towards building one of the largest footprints in upper upscale hospitality across Turkey."


Image: Radisson Blu’s new hotel in Turkey. Photo: courtesy of Rezidor Hotel Group NV.