$20M RADISSON BLU WARWICK HOTEL OPENS IN PHILADELPHIA
PHILADELPHIA — Radisson Blu has completed the $20 million renovation and conversion of the Radisson Blu Warwick Hotel in Philadelphia. The hotel marks the third Radisson Blu hotel in the United States, joining Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel in Chicago and the Radisson Blu Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn. The renovation of the 301-room historic hotel, situated in the Rittenhouse Square district, includes a redesign of all guestrooms and corridors, a new business class floor with a private lounge, as well as a new lobby. Jim Hamilton of interior design and graphics firm Graven Images designed the hotel. Originally opened in 1926, the hotel is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.