“Our World, Your Lounge”:

07 Apr 2009

New benefit for Silver and Gold Elite members of goldpoints plusSM at Radisson Blu Hotels & Resorts, Radisson Edwardian and Park Plaza Hotels & Resorts

The hotel brands Radisson Blu (formerly Radisson SAS), Radisson Edwardian and Park Plaza are launching a new benefit for Elite members of their loyalty programme goldpoints plusSM: From now on, all Silver- and Gold Elite members can visit any participating hotel and enjoy free wireless internet access and a free hot beverage; whether they just pop in or are a guest of the respective hotel.

“This unique offer Our World, Your Lounge will give our Elite members access to more than 220 hotels across Europe, the Middle East and Africa – to relax, surf the web and enjoy a good cup of coffee. And they even can invite a friend to join them; he or she will receive the same benefits”, says John Kennedy, Vice President Marketing & Customer Relationship Management of The Rezidor Hotel Group.

Our World, Your Lounge adds further value to the Elite tier member benefits which already include late check out, 72 hours booking guarantee, dining discounts and special weekend offers”, continues Kennedy. “To make business easy in challenging times – what could be better than always be able to visit one of our hotels, go online and do your e-mails?”

For more information and to enrol in goldpoints plusSM please visit www.goldpointsplus.com

For further media requests kindly contact:
The Rezidor Hotel Group
Christiane Reiter, Director Corporate Communication
Tel. +32 2 702 9331, Christiane.Reiter@Rezidor.com

Renu Snehi, Director Corporate Communication
Tel. +32 2 702 9241, Renu.Snehi@Rezidor.com

About the Rezidor Hotel Group:

The Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the fastest growing hotel companies in the world. The group features a portfolio of close to 370 hotels in operation and under development with 78,000 rooms in 58 countries.

Rezidor operates the brands Radisson Blu Hotels & Resorts, Regent Hotels & Resorts, Park Inn and Country Inns & Suites in Europe, Middle East and Africa, along with the goldpoints plusSM loyalty programme for frequent hotel guests. Rezidor has signed a worldwide license agreement with the Italian fashion house Missoni, in order to develop and operate a lifestyle hotel brand of the same name: Hotel Missoni.

In November 2006, Rezidor was listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. Carlson Companies is the main shareholder.

The Corporate Office of the Rezidor Hotel Group is based in Brussels, Belgium.

For more information on Rezidor, visit www.rezidor.com