Radisson signs in Newcastle

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Radisson Hotel Group has signed the Radisson Red Newcastle, due to open in 2023.

The hotel will be located in the city centre within The High Street Group’s £120m Strawberry Place development, One St James.

Elie Younes, EVP & CDO, Radisson Hotel Group, said: “We’re very excited to be part of the incredible cultural scene in Newcastle, bringing fun with a fresh, upscale hotel brand to the city centre. Radisson Red and Newcastle are a fantastic match.”

Gary Forrest, chairman, The High Street Group, said: “We are delighted to agree the partnership with Radisson Hotel Group, one of the leading global hotel operators, to help make our development at Strawberry Place a fantastic destination location. We are looking forward to working with a company with over 75 years of experience of delivering world class hospitality and exceptional service to customers.

“The partnership strengthens the High Street Group’s position as a leading developer, which builds sustainable communities, through lifestyle offerings which give our residents more than just a place to live.

“Radisson Hotel Group’s culture and beliefs link in perfectly with the High Street Group’s development strategy and vision for Newcastle. The partnership signifies a key aspect of our plans to bring significant long-term benefits to the city, its people and its visitors.”