Group has opened its 11th Radisson property in France, and its first in the
southern city of Toulouse.
The Radisson SAS
Hotel, Toulouse Airport, is located in the Blagnac district of “La Ville Rose” (“The
Pink City”), close to the city’s airport and the Airbus headquarters. The
hotel’s exterior features a modern aluminium facade resembling the body of an
aircraft, with multi-coloured shutters, while inside there are 200 rooms and
suites, ranging in size from 26 sqm to 75 sqm.
As is traditional
with Radisson properties, the hotel has three different styles of rooms, in
this case based on the colours red (floor 1), yellow (floor 2) and blue (floor
3). Room features include Chiné carpeting, Japanese panel windows, flatscreen
TVs, complimentary wifi internet access, and chocolate and vanilla decor in the
La Vie En Rose is
a restaurant, bar and lounge area towards the back of the lobby, and includes a
wine cellar and indoor terrace. Business facilities include 550 sqm of meeting
space, with eight rooms, the largest of which measures 310 sqm. Finally for
relaxation there is a hammam, sauna, wave pool, fintess centre and patio area.
The new Toulouse
property joins a number of hotels close to the airport, including the recently
refurbished Pullman Toulouse Airport. This Accor property was formerly a
Sofitel, but was rebranded earlier this year, and now features renovated public
areas including a new fitness centre with swimming pool.
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Report by Mark