The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced contracts for six new hotels across Europe, adding 1,048 rooms to its portfolio.

A 450-room Radisson Resort will partially open in Bolshaya Yalta in the Ukraine in April 2009, and will fully open in April 2010.

An existing 45-room boutique hotel in Paris will be re-branded the Radisson Hotel in Autumn next year.

The 192-room Radisson Hotel Portimao will open in Portugal in the third quarter of 2009, along with the 160-apartment Radisson Residence Portimao.

Rezidor’s fourth Czech Republic hotel, the recently converted 117-room Radisson Hotel Brno, will open in the third quarter of 2009.

Early next year, Rezidor will rebrand the existing Hilton St Helens in the UK as a Park Inn with 84-rooms.

By staff writer