MOSCOW

Radisson Blu announced the partial opening of the newly built Radisson Blu Olympiyskiy Hotel, Moscow. Rising 400 feet above Moscow's skyline, the hotel offers unparalleled views of the Russian capital.

"One of the hotel's many fantastic features is the exceptional view of sights such as the Kremlin, Moscow City's skyscrapers, Stalin's famous Seven Sisters high rises, and the green zone in the city center,” said Michel Stalport, area senior vice president Eastern Europe & Russia, Radisson Hotel Group. “The panorama from the huge windows is unique for an upper upscale hotel with such a central location. We're truly excited about opening this landmark hotel and further strengthening our position as the leading international hotel group in Russia."

Following its second opening phase – due to be completed by the end of 2018 – the hotel will offer 381 guest rooms, including 75 suites and two state-of-the-art penthouse suites. The spacious light-filled rooms with wooden floors, delicate beige colors and light marble, invite guests to a relaxing space away from the hectic atmosphere of the metropolis. A modern gym will also be available for guests who like to recharge with a burst of exercise.

A multifunctional 4,500-square-foot conference room and six meeting rooms will be available for conferences, meetings or banquets of various formats and totaling nearly 13,400 square feet of space. The main feature of the conference and meeting rooms are huge panoramic windows.

The Radisson Blu Olympiyskiy Hotel, Moscow is also set to be home to the first ever FireLake restaurant in the Russian capital. This internationally successful concept adds yet another world city to its list. With an open kitchen that creates an inviting and lively atmosphere, guests will be able to enjoy organic local and international food while enjoying a clear view of the hotel's highly creative team of chefs, led by Rodion Nefedov.

The hotel is situated near the city's historic center, Prospect Mira and the Olympic Sports Complex. Ekaterininsky Park and Tsvetnoy Boulevard are only a three-minute walk from the hotel, which provides easy access to a wide range of popular visitor hotspots across Moscow. Guests enjoy nearby transport links, including a metro stop within walking distance.

Information based off a news release from Radisson Blu Hotels.