Radisson Hotels & Resorts Announces Opening of the USD 24 Million Radisson Plaza Mississauga Toronto Airport

Mississauga, Ontario | June 23, 2009

Radisson® Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of the Radisson Plaza Mississauga Toronto Airport, a USD 24 million, 100-room, all-suite hotel located at 175 Derry Road East in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. The hotel was recently recognized with a Four Key rating by the Eco Rating program from the Hotel Association of Canada as a hotel that has taken significant steps to protect the environment.

"This new Radisson Plaza is a proud addition to the Radisson brand, reflecting the vibrant new style we've developed to surprise and engage guests throughout the hotel," said Fredrik Korallus, executive vice president and chief operating officer for Radisson Hotels & Resorts. "We're confident that visitors to the Toronto area will seek out this hotel not only for its impressive features and unique amenities, but also for its commitment to complete guest satisfaction through distinctive 'Yes I Can!' service."

"From the marble floors and plush carpeting to the stunning ceiling carpentry and custom-made furniture, we believe the Radisson Plaza Mississauga offers an outstanding hotel experience," said Nick Kochhar, general manager of the Radisson Plaza Mississauga Toronto Airport. "We're proud to provide travelers with these excellent accommodations, but we're equally excited to have implemented the strong environmental programs, best management practices and engineering solutions that will benefit the environment and the local community." Specific measures taken to achieve the Four Key rating include recycling programs, efficient bathroom fixtures, energy efficient lighting and sustainable food choices. The owner of the hotel is Priyance Hospitality Inc.

This smoke free, all-suite hotel features exceptionally appointed rooms ranging from 400-1,500 square feet with the majority of suites featuring Sleep Number® beds, offering guests adjustable firmness. Each suite has a fireplace, complimentary wired & wireless high-speed Internet access, two LCD televisions, IP phones, safe, microwave, mini bar/fridge and complimentary bottled water and weekday local newspaper. The hotel is less than five miles from Pearson International Airport (YYZ), with complimentary shuttle service provided 24 hours daily.

With 13,000 square feet of banquet and meeting facilities, the Radisson Plaza Mississauga Toronto Airport can accommodate meetings, tradeshows, conferences, workshops and social events of up to 800 guests. Conference facilities include an impressive Roof Top Glass Room and 3,500 square foot Terrace Garden, a multi-tiered theatre/presentation room, and the Grand Victorian Ballroom, which boasts 26 foot-high ceilings with shimmering crystal chandeliers, large windows and a balcony/lounge.

Other notable hotel features include a Fitness Center featuring new Bowflex equipment and the Oasis with indoor heated pool, large whirlpool and both dry and steam saunas. The hotel is close to a number of area attractions including Canada's Wonderland, Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, Royal Botanical Gardens, Woodbine Race Track & Slots, CasinoRama and Niagara Falls.

The Radisson Plaza Mississauga Toronto Airport also offers two options for dining - The Regent and the Regal Lounge. The Regent, offering grand and elegant Victorian charm, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The Regal Lounge is open daily from 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

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Radisson® Hotels & Resorts, one of the world's leading, full-service hotel brands, offers vibrant, contemporary and engaging hospitality that is defined by its distinctive "Yes I Can!" service philosophy. Radisson includes more than 400 locations in 68 countries. It is part of Carlson Hotels Worldwide, a leading global hotel company with more than 1,030 locations in 72 countries under the brands of Regent® Hotels & Resorts; Radisson® Hotels & Resorts; Park Plaza® Hotels & Resorts; Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM and Park Inn®.

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