Radisson Hotel Group brings world-class hospitality to Cagayan de Oro

Radisson Hotel Group brings world-class hospitality to Cagayan de Oro
Edited by Travel Weekly


    The Radisson Blu Hotel and Residences, Cagayan de Oro – the city’s first 5-star hotel – is the next stylish upper-upscale property from the Radisson Hotel Group.

    The 717-key project is set to become a new landmark for the coastal city of Cagayan de Oro, in the Northern Mindanao region of the Philippines. It features meticulously designed guestrooms, dining, meeting and leisure facilities.

    The property also includes a choice of diverse accommodation styles, two restaurants, a rooftop pool, pool bar, a spa, and a fitness center. There will also be a six event spaces and a large ballroom for events and large functions.

    (Left to Right): Ramzy Fenianos, Chief Development Officer, APAC, Radisson Hotel Group | Christine Angela Sevilla, Director, Development, Philippines, Radisson Hotel Group | Elie Younes, Executive Vice President and Global Chief Development Officer, Radisson Hotel Group | Ray Go Manigsaca, President & CEO, AppleOne Group | Venus H. Manigsaca, Chairman, AppleOne Group | Samantha Manigsaca, AVP for Hospitality, AppleOne Group

    (Left to right): Ramzy Fenianos, Chief Development Officer, APAC, Radisson Hotel Group | Christine Angela Sevilla, Director, Development, Philippines, Radisson Hotel Group | Elie Younes, Executive Vice President and Global Chief Development Officer, Radisson Hotel Group | Ray Go Manigsaca, President & CEO, AppleOne Group | Venus H. Manigsaca, Chairman, AppleOne Group | Samantha Manigsaca, AVP for Hospitality, AppleOne Group.

    Cagayan de Oro is a major commercial hub and an attractive tourism destination, with many natural attractions. Just offshore, Camiguin Island is an ASEAN Heritage Park with dramatic volcanoes and sandy beaches. For business travelers, a new economic zone is being planned just outside Cagayan de Oro, and construction work recently commenced on the expansion of Laguindingan Airport, Northern Mindanao’s main aviation gateway, to cater for an expected rise in visitation.

    “We are excited to partner with Radisson Hotel Group to introduce the first internationally branded hotel and residences to Cagayan de Oro, and the entire Northern Mindanao region,” President & CEO of AppleOne Group, Ray Go Manigsaca, said.

    “Radisson Hotel Group’s global expertise and dedication to creating truly meaningful experiences will position Radisson Blu Hotel & Residences, Cagayan de Oro as the ideal urban place for guests seeking varied purposes of travel.

    “With its prime location, choice of accommodation for short and extended stays, and world-class facilities for business, leisure and events, this project has the potential to boost the tourism industry in this dynamic destination.”

    Radisson Hotel Group signing ceremony

    Radisson Hotel Group signing ceremony

    Chief Development Officer – Asia Pacific of Radisson Hotel Group, Ramzy Fenianos, added: “We are very honored to be working with AppleOne Group, one of the largest real estate companies in the region, to bring our Radisson Blu brand to the vibrant city of Cagayan de Oro.

    “This landmark hotel is a remarkable addition, giving us a strategic advantage and a significant opportunity to showcase Radisson Blu’s profound and personalized offerings to our guests in this exciting emerging destination.

    “We cannot wait to welcome guests to not only experience the city and its lively ambiance but also to feel a sense of belonging in our spaces. We are also in discussion with AppleOne Group regarding another branded project in the pipeline, located in an exciting location.”

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