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|28 Feb 2018|
|Two new prizeotel signed for Vienna and Düsseldorf|
The Rezidor Hotel Group and prizeotel are pleased to announce two new hotel signings in Vienna and Düsseldorf. prizeotel Vienna-City marks the entry of our affordable high design brand into Austria. prizeotel Düsseldorf-City will be part of a €500million construction project called 'Grand Central', a new business district in Düsseldorf.
“I am very proud of the momentum that Rezidor has created for prizeotel’s growth across Europe,” said Elie Younes, Executive Vice President & Chief Development Officer of the Rezidor Hotel Group. “prizeotel’s arrival in two of the most vibrant business and tourism hubs of Europe – Vienna and Düsseldorf – is perfectly in line with our newly launched asset-right growth strategy.”
Marco Nussbaum, Founder and CEO of prizeotel, comments: “Having a property so close to the new Viennese train station allows us to remain true to our strategy – focusing on central locations in the core markets of the German-speaking region, and beyond. The prizeotel brand is gaining momentum, and – from its successful origins in Bremen – we have expanded to a range of locations, offering more than 1,900 rooms featuring ‘affordable high design.”
prizeotel Vienna-City, our first in Austria will be developed on one of the most important hubs in Central Europe – near the iconic Danube river and close to the new train station in Vienna’s tenth district. The 294-room prizeotel Vienna-City is due to open its doors in the first quarter of 2022.
prizeotel Düsseldorf-City will be located just a 400m walk from the city’s main station. It will offer 250 economy-design rooms, and will also open in 2022. prizeotel Düsseldorf-City will be a prominent feature in the new forward-looking ‘Grand Central’ district – a prestigious regeneration project bringing investment into the city.
prizeotel continues its signature partnership with Karim Rashid – one of the world’s most influential industrial designers, and the celebrated designer of the existing prizeotel properties.
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Lucie Cardona, Director, Corporate Communications, PR & Reputation Management
About The Rezidor Hotel Group
In November 2006, Rezidor was listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm, Sweden. HNA Tourism Group Co., Ltd., a division of HNA Group Co., Ltd. — a Fortune Global 500 company with operations across aviation, tourism, hospitality, finance and online services among other sectors – became the majority shareholder in December 2016.
The Rezidor Hotel Group and its brands employ 43,700 people in EMEA and is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.