Radisson Hotel Group opens first Radisson hotel in France

Posted in News, Projects on 2 December, 2022

Radisson Hotel Group has opened the doors of its first Radisson hotel in France at Nice Airport, following an extensive renovation of the property. Radisson Hotel Nice Airport joins Radisson Blu Hotel, Nice as the second hotel of the city in the heart of the French Riviera.

Located in the centre of the Arénas district and the Eco-Vallée, and opposite the city’s future congress center, Radisson Hotel Nice Airport features 151 rooms and suites, which offer a warm welcome. Situated just a few hundred meters from the airport terminal, visitors and guests are greeted by a relaxing atmosphere and treated to Scandinavian design elements with artwork tributes to the city of Nice throughout the hotel.

Radisson Hotel Nice Airport, France. Top: Lobby.

At the heart of the hotel, food lovers will discover L’Azur Bistrot Niçois, a brand-new restaurant where well-being is paired with indulgence. Offering a calm setting, the restaurant is located next to the pool and has a large terrace, enabling guests to enjoy al fresco dining during the summer months.

Restaurant L’Azur Bistrot Niçois.

“We are delighted to introduce the Radisson brand to France at such a significant location. Radisson Hotel Nice Airport has undergone major renovations to create the ideal place to stay, whether as part of an ongoing journey or as a base to explore Nice and the surrounding Riviera” says Tom Flanagan Karttunen, Area Senior Vice President, Northern & Western Europe at Radisson Hotel Group.

Fabien Gentou, General Manager of Radisson Hotel Nice Airport, says: “We are proud of the transformation of Radisson Nice Hotel Airport and look forward to hosting guests in our new, comfortable rooms. As part of Radisson Hotel Group, we can deliver exceptional and globally-recognized experiences with a local touch. We are also proud of using 100% renewable energy for our heating and cooling system.”


Guest room.

The hotel’s outdoor pool has sunbeds for guests to relax, with meals and beverages available from the outdoor bar during the day and into the evening. The outdoor space can also be reserved for private events of up to 50 guests. A brand-new fitness room is available for guests, which houses a range of modern and ecological equipment, including water rower machines made from sustainable wood and a self-propelled treadmill.

The hotel also has over 390m² of meetings and events facilities across six meeting rooms, each fitted with an eco-friendly air-conditioning system and state-of-the-art equipment that can support hybrid meetings. The hotel expects to be awarded the Green Key eco-label, which celebrates tourist establishments that are committed to sustainability and the environment.


Radisson is an upscale hotel brand that offers Scandinavian inspired hospitality, which enables guests to find more harmony in their travel experience. With natural surroundings and unexpected delights, Radisson inspires the art of being in the moment. We are committed to helping our guests find the right balance for their stay, removing the discomforts travelling may bring and enabling them to switch off and relax, using our Yes I Can! attitude to ensure satisfaction of every guest. Radisson hotels can be found in suburban and city settings, near airports and leisure destinations. Guests and professional business partners can enhance their experience with Radisson by participating in Radisson Rewards, an international loyalty program offering exceptional benefits and rewards.  

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


The Radisson family of brands can be found around the world in more than 120 countries, with currently over 1,700 hotels in operation and under development. Radisson Hotel Group operates the business in EMEA and APAC with over 1,100 hotels in operation and under development. The international hotel group is rapidly growing with a plan to double the portfolio by 2025. The Group’s overarching brand promise is Every Moment Matters with a signature Yes I Can! service ethos.  

The Radisson family of brands portfolio includes Radisson Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Radisson Individuals, Park Plaza, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, and prizeotel brought together under one commercial umbrella brand Radisson Hotels.  


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