Radisson to open its first hotel in Laos capital


Radisson Hotel Group has accelerated its expansion strategy in Asia Pacific with the announcement of its inaugural hotel in Laos capital Vientiane.

In partnership with La Vie Hotels & Resorts, Radisson RED Vientiane is anticipated to open its doors towards the end of 2024.

The upper upscale lifestyle hotel will offer 145 rooms and suites and 487sqm of function space, including two ballrooms.

“Radisson Hotel Group’s entry into another South East Asian capital city is an important moment for our company, as we accelerate our expansion strategy in Asia Pacific,” said David Nguyen, Radisson Hotel Group’s managing director for Indochina.

“Our contemporary Radisson RED brand is the perfect fit for this up-and-coming destination, which is attracting a rising number of business and leisure travellers.”

Shankar Sreekumar, La Vie Hotels and Resorts’ head of SE Asia, said they are thrilled to build on their partnership with Radisson to launch the first Radisson RED hotel in Laos.

“The investment going into Laos at the moment is impressive and Radisson RED will be a welcome addition to the city, bringing an internationally recognised brand to the centre of town,” said Sreekumar.