Scandic Lodges has inked an settlement for a brand new 220-room resort in Ski, close to Oslo in Norway.
The constructing might be centrally positioned beside the practice station, and with 15 flooring, it’s aimed toward being a brand new landmark within the metropolis.
Scandic Ski is predicted to open in 2026, providing assembly amenities and a rooftop bar with panoramic views of town.
The property will home each the resort and places of work, designed to be a brand new assembly hub for Ski and appeal to enterprise and leisure travellers alike, given its proximity to the Norwegian capital.
Like nearly all of Scandic’s accommodations, will probably be ecolabeled in line with the Nordic Ecolabel’s new, harder environmental necessities. The resort’s use of ecolabeled merchandise and chemical substances and 100% renewable electrical energy, the absence of single-use disposables, lowered water consumption, a climate-friendly menu and lowered meals waste shaped the premise for certification.
The rooms on the new resort might be designed with circularity in thoughts and components of the room interiors might be environmentally licensed or created from recycled supplies, most of which may be reused or recycled throughout renovations. The property may also be constructed in line with a excessive environmental and technical customary with the objective to be licensed in line with BREEM Wonderful, one of many highest ranges in environmental certification for buildings.
Asle Prestegard, head of Scandic Lodges Norway, mentioned: “We’re very completely satisfied to have had this chance to open a brand new Scandic resort in Ski. This settlement will strengthen our place within the area surrounding Oslo, which is present process fast improvement, and on the identical time create an thrilling new assembly place for individuals who dwell and work within the metropolis.”
Morten Austestad, improvement director on the mission’s improvement agency, Bane NOR Eiendom, added: “We see nice potential for accommodations at public transport hubs. Along with Scandic, we’re creating a resort property that may have a excessive environmental efficiency and we’re extraordinarily completely satisfied that Ski is being added to the listing of cities the place we’re establishing accommodations.”
The brand new resort will additional strengthen Scandic’s presence within the resort market within the rising area round Oslo. Scandic already operates 19 accommodations with a complete of 4,211 rooms in and across the capital.
Moreover, the group is increasing its presence elsewhere in Norway, with the upcoming Scandic Tromsø Vervet District. The waterfront property in downtown Tromsø will characteristic 305 rooms, a restaurant, a sky bar, a rooftop terrace and assembly amenities that can be used for personal occasions. The positioning is scheduled to finish in 2025.