Opening of the new Radisson RED Vienna design hotel on the Danube

New designer hotel Radisson RED Vienna opens on the Danube Canal

Define In a prime location on the outskirts of Vienna famous Leopoldstadt district Radisson RED Vienna East a new design-focused hotel housing Istros, a unique rooftop bar overlooking the city and the Danube Canal. Radisson RED Vienna is the first one Radisson RED Hotel in Australialaughed as Radisson Hotel Group introduces this upscale art and design-focused brand to the city.


A full-service hotel with a conventional twist, the Radisson RED Vienna occupies an iconic building whose white metal facade, gold-tinted windows, and rooftop glass roof set it apart from the rest of the neighborhood’s buildings. The hotel’s 179 rooms and suites feature a modern design with exposed concrete ceilings, a series of red-hued paintings, and large floor-to-ceiling windows that double as comfortable seating where guests can take in canal views and the city center.

Housed in a greenhouse-like structure with its terrace cantilevered over the lower floor, the hotel Istros rooftop bar is fast becoming Vienna’s newest place to have a drink with a view. The exceptional space offers a cozy yet extravagant living room atmosphere, which blurs the boundaries between indoors and outdoors with a 360 degree panoramic view of Vienna. Viennese and hotel guests alike can enjoy expertly crafted cocktails, a great selection of wines and spirits, draft beer and barista coffees while watching the sun set over the bustling city below and the woods of Vienna in the distance, listening to the DJ softly playing tunes.

The ground floor of the Radisson RED Vienna houses Sarai restaurant and its eclectic cuisine inspired by the Silk Road offering dishes from East Asia, India, the Middle East and Europe. Sarai is the hotel’s social hub with coworking spaces, a bar, and a cozy lounge where guests and locals meet, work, eat, and drink. In warm weather, the inner courtyard offers alfresco dining under the eye-catching giant mural by Viennese visual artist David Leitner, which reflects the neighborhood’s urban environment. Flexible meeting spaces include a fully equipped meeting room with natural light and a private conference room with video conferencing technology that connects to the courtyard and Sarai Restaurant, expanding options for interactive and creative meetings.

The Radisson RED Vienna’s location makes the hotel an ideal base for business and leisure travelers with easy access on foot or by public transport to the Schottenring metro station right outside the hotel. Located just outside the bustling city center, the Radisson RED Vienna offers easy and convenient connections to the city’s business centers, main train station and airport.

“We take a cool, flexible and contemporary approach to hospitality at Radisson RED Vienna. Professional and sociable, our young and energetic hotel team invites guests to do what suits them best, without unnecessary formalities. The hotel reflects its location and the young and trendy environment with the lively nightlife on the Danube Canal: from its lobby, restaurant and courtyard, to the sensational rooftop bar, it fits perfectly into the vibrant local social scene .said Yilmaz Yildirilmar, Regional Senior Vice President for Central and Eastern Europe at Radisson Hotel Group.

Vienna, the birthplace of the Habsburg Monarchy for more than six centuries, has an immense variety of palaces, museums, concert halls, food destinations and shops to enjoy the finer things in life. From the Habsburg Palace complex in the center to the vast Schönbrunn Palace, from the great collections of former emperors to the innovative MuseumsQuartier, there is no shortage of cultural highlights. The “City of Music” has hosted composers such as Mozart, Beethoven, Strauss and Haydn, and is still today a thriving live music stage for the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, State Opera and Hall concert Musikverein.

Yildirimlar adds: “Vienna, with all its history, music and art, is the perfect city for the launch of our Radisson RED brand in the German-speaking market. This hotel’s unique architecture and interior design, sensational rooftop and a team that delivers great hospitality “with a twist”, as we say, sets the stage for other Radisson RED openings to follow in the area, and will surely become a staple in the Viennese hotel market.

Radisson RED Vienna is the group’s fourth hotel in Vienna, joining Radisson Blu Style Hotel, Vienna in the first district, Radisson Blu Park Royal Palace Hotel, Vienna near Schönbrunn Palace and Hotel Rathauspark, member of Radisson Individuals near Vienna City Hall.

With the health and safety of guests and team members being its top priority, Radisson RED Vienna implements the Radisson Hotels Safety Protocol program. Extensive cleanliness and disinfection protocols have been developed in partnership with SGS, the world leader in inspection, verification, testing and certification, and are designed to ensure customer safety and peace of mind from check-in to check-out. Safety protocol is an integral part of Radisson Hotel Group’s safety and security program, ensuring that we always take care of our guests and team members.

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MEDIA CONTACTS:

SIMON KERN, Area Manager PR & Communication Central & Southern Europe, Radisson Hotel Group
simon.kern@radissonhotels.com

SOPHIE CLARKE, Global Director, Social Media & Consumer PR, Radisson Hotel Group
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ABOUT RADISSON ROUGE:

Radisson RED is an upscale (upscale) hotel brand that puts a playful twist on the conventional. The brand breathes new life into hospitality through informal services where anything goes, a social scene waiting to be shared, and stylish public spaces with striking design to inspire our guests. Radisson RED hotels are designed to meet the needs of our guests by providing endless opportunities to connect and disconnect as they effortlessly transition from business to pleasure. Customers and professional business partners can enhance their experience with Radisson RED by participating in Radisson Rewards, a global loyalty program offering exceptional benefits and rewards.

Radisson RED is part of the Radisson Hotel Group, which also includes Radisson Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson Individuals, Park Plaza, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson and prizeotel under one commercial umbrella brand Radisson Hotels.

For reservations and more information, visit our website. Or connect with Radisson RED on:

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ABOUT THE RADISSON HOTEL GROUP:

Radisson Hotel Group is one of the largest hotel groups in the world with nine distinct hotel brands and more than 1,600 hotels in operation and under development in 120 countries. The Group’s overall brand promise is Every Moment Matters with a signature Yes I Can! service ethic.

The Radisson Hotel Group portfolio includes Radisson Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Radisson Individuals, Park Plaza, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson and prizeotel united under the commercial umbrella brand Radisson Hotels.

Radisson Rewards is our global rewards program that offers unique and personalized ways to create memorable moments that matter to our customers. Radisson Rewards delivers an exceptional experience to our customers, meeting planners and travel agents at over 640 hotels in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific.

Radisson Meetings offers tailored solutions for any event or meeting, including hybrid solutions that place guests and their needs at the heart of its offering. Radisson Meetings is built around three strong service commitments: Personal, Professional and Memorable, while delivering brilliant foundations and being uniquely 100% carbon neutral.

The health and safety of guests and team members remains a top priority for Radisson Hotel Group. All properties in the Group’s portfolio are subject to strict health and safety requirements, as outlined in the Radisson Hotel Safety Protocol. Extensive cleanliness and disinfection protocols have been developed in partnership with SGS, the world leader in inspection, verification, testing and certification, and are designed to ensure customer safety and peace of mind from check-in to check-out. Safety protocol is an integral part of Radisson Hotel Group’s safety and security program, ensuring that we always take care of our guests and team members.

More than 100,000 team members work at Radisson Hotel Group and hotels licensed to operate in its systems. For more information, visit our corporate website. Or connect with Radisson Hotels on:

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Abdul J. Gaspar