Congratulations – All Radisson Blu Hotels in Riga achieve Safehotels Certification!

From left to right: Janis Valodze, GM, Radisson Blu Rīdzene; Gerhard Erasmus, GM, Radisson Blu Elizabete Hotel; Janis Sprancis Hotel Security Manager, Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija, Radisson Blu Elizabete Hotel, Radisson Blu Rīdzene , Michael Jacobi, District Director Baltics , GM Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija, Mika Virtanen, GM Radisson Blu Daugava Hotel.


Safehotels Alliance is very proud to announce that all four Radisson Blu Hotels in Riga was awarded with Safehotels Certification in February 2016!

Safehotels Certification is a unique achievement for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, with Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija, Radisson Blu Daugava Hotel, Radisson Blu Hotel Rīdzene and Radisson Blu Elizabete Hotel being the first hotels to obtain such certification in Latvia.

"I am impressed by the high level of training and awareness within the Safety and Security field. It's obvious that all Riga hotels are comitted not only to guest satisfaction and comfort, equally important are the Security and Safety issues. Janis Sprancis, Hotel Security Manager is doing a fantastic job, continuously training and motivating hotel staff and management keeping up this high level of Security skills and knowledge throughout the organisation, says Martin Askenbäck, Accredited Safehotels Programme Auditor & Lead Programme Analyst.

“It is a remarkable achievement to attain this type of certification. We are especially proud that our hotels are the first in Latvia that have achieved this, and with excellence have gone through this internationally recognised safety certification process. The safety of our guests is a core priority in the hospitality business, and this evaluation confirms that our key elements of guest security comply with the highest safety and security measures", says Michael Jacobi, District Director of Baltics and General Manager of Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija.