Scandic announces a new sports hotel in Vierumäki, Finland
Scandic has signed a long-term lease with the property owner, insurance company Varma Mutual Pension. The hotel, which should be completed by spring 2010, will boast ultra-modern meeting facilities, a restaurant, bar, gym, bowling and a day-spa in partnership with Vierumäki Country Club. Total investment in the new hotel amounts to around Euro 40 million.
The hotel will enjoy a central location in Vierumäki, with fantastic opportunities for sports and leisure activities. Vierumäki already has a sports arena, ice rink and swimming pool, several football pitches, walking trails and two 18-hole golf courses. The internationally renowned Sport Institute of Finland is also located here.
“We are now further strengthening our position in the Finnish market by opening up a new hotel in Finland’s most attractive sports resort. Vierumäki has over 500,000 visitors a year and the new Scandic Vierumäki will be a sought-after place for leisure and business travellers to stay and meet,” explains Aarne Hallama, head of Scandic Finland.
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