Radisson Hotel Group is making significant strides in its growth and development plan in India, with the signing of 11 new hotels across various brands between January and April 2023. These hotels, according to the hospitality group, are strategically located in key gateway cities and emerging destinations such as Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Ujjain, Raipur, Sonamarg, Manali, Kerala, and Visakhapatnam.
Among the developments is the introduction of Radisson Collection, the luxury lifestyle brand, in India with the signing of its first hotel in Hyderabad. The group is also expanding its portfolio with other brands including Radisson Blu, Radisson, Park Inn & Suites by Radisson, and Radisson Individuals Retreats, a brand extension of Radisson Individuals.
The list of new signings in India between January and April 2023 includes the Radisson Collection Hotel Hyderabad Financial District (opening Q2 2026), Radisson Blu Resort Hyderabad Chevella (opening Q2 2026), Radisson Hotel Sonamarg (currently operational), Radisson Hotel Sonipat (opening Q4 2024), Radisson Hotel Ujjain (opening Q1 2026), Radisson Hotel Raipur (opening Q4 2025), Radisson Hotel Visakhapatnam (opening Q2 2026), and Palchan Hotel and Spa in Manali (opening Q3 2023).
These signings further strengthen the group’s position in South Asia, where it already operates 110 hotels in over 64 locations.
“India is an important market from a global strategy standpoint and solidifying our footprint here is our long-term goal. Strong wins in 2022 established a robust path for growth this year. We are focused on doubling our footprint by 2025 and remain invested in identifying the right partners for signing and opening brand-defining hotels,” said Ramzy Fenianos, Chief Development Officer, APAC, Radisson Hotel Group. Adding to this, Zubin Saxena, Managing Director & Area Senior Vice President, South Asia, Radisson Hotel Group, spoke about the milestone of completing 25 years in the Indian market in 2023. “To translate our ambitious five-year expansion plan, we have signed 11 new hotels since January and have a strong pipeline ahead for this year. Our focus remains on strengthening our brand structure while enabling quality hospitality for guests across India,” he said.
Radisson Hotel Group currently maintains a strong position in the India market, with over 150 hotels in operation and development globally. The group operates under various brands, including Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Park Inn by Radisson, Park Plaza, Park Inn & Suites by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, and Radisson Individuals.