Radisson announces opening at major international airport with the Radisson Hotel JFK Airport

Jamaica/Queens | October 21, 2013

Radisson, one of the world’s best-recognized hotel brands, today announced the opening of the Radisson Hotel JFK Airport, located at 135-30 140th Street, Jamaica/Queens. With 385 guestrooms, this full-service hotel adjacent to John F. Kennedy International Airport is ideally situated for business or leisure travelers alike.

The hotel offers a variety of rooms types from corner junior suites, king guestrooms to Business Class rooms with upgraded amenities to help business travelers work more efficiently. Additional hotel amenities include 24-hour complimentary airport shuttle to and from John F. Kennedy International Airport, complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access throughout the hotel, a state-of-the-art fitness center and sauna, and a 24-hour business center. Secure, underground guest parking is also available.

Onsite dining at Café 140 offers full-service American menu dining including breakfast, lunch and dinner, or relax in the Liberty Lounge with a hand-crafted cocktail and a small plate. The hotel’s meeting and event space can host a wide variety of conferences, boardroom meetings and social gatherings from 10 people to 350 people.

“We look forward to welcoming both business and leisure guests to come experience our Yes I Can! service,” said Zahid Mubard, general manager of the Radisson Hotel JFK Airport.

Strategically located, the Radisson Hotel JFK Airport is convenient to mass transit, and 20 minutes from LaGuardia Airport. Just minutes from the hotel is Yankee Stadium, Citi Field, Flushing Meadows Park, Barclays Center USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Belmont Park Race Track and Aqueduct Race Track. 

For more information to or to make a reservation, please visit www.radisson.com or call 1-800-333-3333.

About Vista Group of Companies
Vista Hospitality is based in Canada and the US, with offices in Kitchener, Ontario and Binghamton, New York. They are an operator of hotels, resorts and other commercial properties. Vista owns and operates approximately 2,600 hotel rooms between Canada, New York, South Carolina, and Florida.  In addition, the company through its subsidiaries owns approximately a million plus square feet of shopping centers, office buildings and retirement homes. Vista has received a number of awards for excellence in the management of its hotels.

About Radisson®
Radisson®  has become one of the world’s best-recognized hotel brands offering an upscale hotel experience serving both business and leisure guests with a range of World of Radisson features that are empathetic to the challenges of modern travel, including the 100% Guest Satisfaction Guarantee. Radisson has over 150 hotels in operation located in major urban and suburban settings, in resorts, airports, and business districts throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, and Caribbean. Every staff member has a passion for Yes I Can! SM hospitality, the signature service philosophy of Radisson, to ensure the total wellbeing and satisfaction of each guest.

For reservations and more information visit www.radisson.com or the newsroom at www.radisson.newsroom.com

About Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups. The portfolio of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group includes more than 1,300 hotels in operation and under development, a global footprint spanning 100 countries and territories and a powerful set of global brands (Radisson Blu, Radisson®, Park Plaza®, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM and Hotel Missoni). The group plans to grow the portfolio to nearly 1,500 hotels in operation and under development by 2015. In most of the group’s hotels, guests can benefit from the loyalty program Club CarlsonSM, one of the most rewarding loyalty programs in the world. Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and its brands employ more than 85,000 people.

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., and Brussels, Belgium.


Ben Gardeen, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group | +1 (763) 212-8129 | bgardeen@carlsonrezidor.com
Dana Fennewald, Wagstaff Worldwide | +1 (312) 943-6900 | dana@wagstaffworldwide.com

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