Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has announced its first Radisson Red property in the Malaysian capital.

The new-build Radisson Red Kuala Lumpur City Centre will be located around 800 metres from the Petronas Twin Towers, in the City’s Golden Triangle area.

The hotel will feature 166 rooms, a rooftop swimming pool and gym, the brand’s signature F&B outlet Ouibar and Ktchn, and meeting rooms with views of the towers.

Carlson Rezidor currently operates 107 hotels across the Asia-Pacific region, with a further 88 under development.

Its Radisson Red brand launched in Brussels earlier this year (pictured), and there are plans for 60 Radisson Red properties globally by 2020.