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14 Aug 2019

Radisson Hotel Group to open 'unforgettable' hotel at '3.5billion London Resort theme park near Dartford

Radisson Hotel Group to open 'unforgettable' hotel at '3.5billion London Resort theme park near Dartford

Another big brand has signed up for Kent's '3.5billion answer to Disneyland.

Radisson Hotel Group, one of the world's leading hotel groups, has today (August 14) announced a partnership with The London Resort, a theme park due to open near Dartford in 2024.

It will become a stakeholder in the project, opening a Radisson Blu hotel ' one of Europe's leading upper upscale hotel brand ' in the 535-acre resort in the Swanscombe Peninsula.

The London Resort recently announced it has reignited its partnership with Paramount Picture Corporation, with the aim of combining the best of Hollywood with the best of British entertainment.

The resort will be one of the biggest themed entertainment resorts in Europe and will include a theme park, water park, cinema, theatre, hotels, restaurants, retail outlets and more.

Elie Younes, Executive Vice President & Chief Development Officer, Radisson Hotel Group, said:' "We are delighted to be part of such an iconic and unique project that is breaking new ground and bringing together an exciting mix of global brands.

'We strive to create memorable experiences for our guests, and this is the perfect opportunity to do just that.'

The 430-room Radisson Blu hotel will provide the perfect base from which visitors can explore The London Resort, while featuring a bar and restaurant as well as large meeting and event spaces.

There will also be leisure facilities, including a spa and swimming pool, so guests can unwind and relax after a fun-filled day in the resort.'

PY Gerbeau, Chief Executive of London Resort Company Holdings (LRCH), added: 'Radisson Hotel Group's commitment to the resort represents a significant milestone and is testimony to the absolute conviction the team has to deliver this project.'

'We are thrilled they have bought into our vision to create a totally unique entertainment destination and can't wait to work with their team.

'Radisson Hotel Group will be bringing films and characters to life in what will be an unforgettable hotel experience and will complement the incredible experiences and attractions Paramount Studios will also be bringing to the resort.'

Source: Kent Live

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