Radisson Hotel Group has partnered with The London Resort to become a stakeholder in the planned £5bn London Resort theme park in Kent
Radisson Hotel Group has announced the partnership with The London Resort to create a global entertainment destination due to open in 2024.
Radisson Hotel Group will become a stakeholder in the project, opening a Radisson Blu hotel in the 535-acre resort in Kent, UK, accessible from London in only 20 minutes.
The resort recently announced it has reignited its partnership with Paramount Picture Corporation, with the aim of combining Hollywood with British entertainment. The London Resort will be one of the biggest themed entertainment resorts in Europe and will include a theme park, water park, cinema, theatre, hotels, restaurants, retail outlets and more.
Elie Younes, executive vice president & chief development officer, Radisson Hotel Group, said: “We are delighted to be part of such an iconic and unique project that is breaking new ground and bringing together an exciting mix of global brands. We strive to create memorable experiences for our guests, and this is the perfect opportunity to do just that.”
PY Gerbeau, chief executive of London Resort Company Holdings (LRCH), added: “Radisson Hotel Group’s commitment to the resort represents a significant milestone and is testimony to the absolute conviction the team has to deliver this project. We are thrilled they have bought into our vision to create a totally unique entertainment destination and can’t wait to work with their team.
“Radisson Hotel Group will be bringing films and characters to life in what will be an unforgettable hotel experience and will complement the incredible experiences and attractions Paramount Studios will also be bringing to the resort.”
The London Resort will be located close to Ebbsfleet station, which sits on the Eurostar line.