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Radisson Blu Hotel Wroclaw Review

Radisson Blu Hotel Wroclaw Review

The Radisson Blu Hotel Wroclaw is one of the few five-star hotels in this Polish city. It sits in a pretty spot, just minutes outside Wroclaw‘s old town center, between the river banks and a park. We arrived at 11AM and were welcomed by a super-friendly front desk attendant. She managed to find the room […]

Posted on June 27, 2017 by in Club Carlson / Radisson

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Park Inn by Radisson Ekaterinburg Review

Park Inn by Radisson Ekaterinburg Review

The Park Inn by Radisson Ekaterinburg (this Russian town is also known as Yekaterinburg) is a simple hotel that feels much like a Mercure or upmarket ibis. It has a perfect location in downtown Yekaterinburg, with lots of options around it. The hotel has modern rooms and mine was the perfect warmth for the Arctic temperatures of Yekaterinburg. […]

Posted on March 27, 2017 by in Club Carlson / Radisson, Hotel Reviews

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Radisson Blu Hotel Lusaka Review

Radisson Blu Hotel Lusaka Review

The Radisson Blu Hotel Lusaka is a modern Category 5 property that’s similar to the Radisson Blu Hotel in Nairobi’s Upper Hill and the Radisson Blu Anchorage Lagos. It’s a low-rise building right in the modern city center, surrounded by several malls that form the backbone of city life in Zambia‘s capital Lusaka. There was almost no […]

Posted on February 2, 2017 by in Club Carlson / Radisson, Hotel Reviews

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Can Carlson Travel Agent Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

Can Carlson Travel Agent Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

  What are Carlson Travel Agent Rates? Like other major hotel brands and travel providers, Carlson is known for offering preferred lower rates to travel professionals, either for the agents to use for personal stays or so they can book on behalf of clients. The Carlson Look To Book site does more than just offer a discount, however. […]

Posted on November 21, 2016 by in Club Carlson / Radisson, Travel Agent Rate

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Do Carlson Friends and Family Rates always save you money on your hotel booking?

Do Carlson Friends and Family Rates always save you money on your hotel booking?

  What are Carlson Friends and Family Rates? Carlson Hotels offers employees’ friends and family members discounted rates for non-business leisure travel at properties around the world. For the past few years, the special rate code for relatives and friends of employees to get exclusive prices at Carlson properties (including Radisson, Park Inn, Country Inns & Suites […]

Posted on October 16, 2016 by in Club Carlson / Radisson, Hotel Friends & Family Discounts

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Radisson Blu Tashkent Review

Radisson Blu Tashkent Review

The Radisson Blu Tashkent is currently the sole ‘luxury’ business hotel in this city, since the InterContinental next door lost its franchise agreement and the Hyatt Regency Tashkent has yet to open. The Radisson Blu in Tashkent is located on the northern edge of downtown, which isn’t great, but it’s acceptable. Taxis get you almost anywhere in […]

Posted on September 30, 2016 by in Club Carlson / Radisson, Hotel Reviews

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Can Carlson Corporate Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

Can Carlson Corporate Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

  What are Carlson Corporate Rates? Corporate travelers can often benefit from cheaper stays with select hotel brands and this includes the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. Corporate discounts work by negotiating a discount – if a company has a large footprint in the area of the hotel the discount is likely bigger. The reverse is also true. […]

Posted on September 19, 2016 by in Club Carlson / Radisson

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Radisson Blu Tromsø Review

Radisson Blu Tromsø Review

Tromsø is a surprisingly lively and developed town despite being so far north. The Radisson Blu Tromsø is located right in the center of town at the ferry terminal for busy Hurtigruten. The airport bus also stops right outside the door. You can’t beat the location. Check-in was in typical Norwegian fashion – super-fast, friendly […]

Posted on August 1, 2016 by in Club Carlson / Radisson

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