The Royan Hotel Hagia Sophia Istanbul, a member of Radisson Individuals, is now open in the historic district of Istanbul.
This opening Radisson Individuals introduces the fifth Radisson brand in Turkey and brings the group’s portfolio in this country to more than 40 hotels open or under development.
An important step for the brand
The newly opened Royan Hotel Hagia Sophia Istanbul, a member of Radisson Individuals, places guests in the prime Sultanahmet district and within walking distance of sights such as Hagia Sophia.
Ramsay RankoussiVice President of Development in Africa and Turkey at Radisson Hotel Group, said, “We are delighted to announce the continued expansion of Radisson Hotel Group in Turkey with the signing and opening of our first Radisson Individuals hotel. in the country.
“Our new brand is aimed at individual hotels with strong service scores and existing hotel identities who wish to remain independent or who over time plan to transition to one of the group’s core brands.”
“The hotel will benefit from Radisson Hotel Group’s global network and capitalize on the group’s strong presence in the country where we aim to reach over 50 hotels in operation and under development by 2025 as well as further consolidate our leadership in Istanbul. . We thank our partners for their trust and support.
A distinct hotel experience
The new hotel houses 49 rooms and suites with amenities including tea/coffee making facilities, bathrobes and slippers, free high-speed Wi-Fi and views of the Marmara Sea or the gardens. This accommodation is joined by the Lobby Lounge, which serves lunch and dinner in a relaxed space, and the Rooftop Restaurant offering an international dining experience.
Yilmaz YildirimlarRegional Executive Vice President for Central and Eastern Europe, Russia and Turkey at Radisson Hotel Group, said: “Despite all the challenges, Turkey has experienced steady growth and remains one of the most popular countries for tourism.
“We are proud to welcome the first Radisson Individuals to Turkey, which further diversifies our brand offerings in the market, but also demonstrates Radisson Hotel Group’s recognition with an already established presence in Istanbul. With the Royan Hotel Hagia Sophia Istanbul, a member of Radisson Individuals, our guests will benefit from an exclusive new offer in the center of the old city.
Fırat Gedikli, General Manager of the hotel, added: “It is a great pleasure to announce this exciting project in collaboration with Radisson Hotel Group as we open the first Radisson Individuals in Turkey. Radisson Hotel Group has demonstrated a pragmatic approach to supporting the integration of our hotel into their network in record time and we look forward to further expanding our partnership in the future while leveraging the Radisson name.
“With its unparalleled location, distinct architectural and historic design, and the Radisson Individuals brand, we are confident Radisson Individuals member Royal Hotel Hagia Sophia Istanbul will be a great success.”