• Posts Tagged :

    UK

    Brit List 2017: Attendee numbers hit more than 200…

    • 0

    We’re just over two weeks away from the Hotel Designs Brit List event, which will see some of the biggest names in the UK hotel and design industries all in one room for an evening of drinks, celebration and networking. For the past few months, Hotel Designs has been taking soundings and nominations to create […]

    Sir William Hastings ‘proud’ of £53m Grand Central, Belfast investment

    • 0

    Following revised planning permission being granted for the Grand Central Hotel, Hastings Hotels has announced that its investment will be £53 million on what will be Northern Ireland’s largest hotel. Building work is now well under way following the approval of the revised plans by Belfast City Council which will see an additional 104 bedrooms […]

    Apex expansion continues as new £35m Bath hotel prepares for launch

    • 0

    A new £35 million venture for Apex Hotels Limited is set to boost the company’s portfolio this summer as the doors open on its newest hotel, in the city of Bath. The completion of The Apex City of Bath Hotel project is a significant milestone for the Group marking the first opening in England outside […]

    Park Plaza London Waterloo – biggest hotel opening for UK capital in 2017

    • 0

    Upper upscale contemporary brand Park Plaza Hotels & Resorts has announced the official opening of new hotel Park Plaza London Waterloo – the biggest hotel opening in London for 2017. Welcoming guests through the doors on 22nd June, the 494-room hotel is ideally located right by Waterloo station and directly opposite Lambeth North station and […]

    Crowne Plaza Leeds completes £4.5 million refurbishment

    • 0

    The 135-bedroom Crowne Plaza Leeds hotel has completed a £4.5m refurbishment, 18 months after it was forced to close for eight weeks following the Boxing Day flood of 2015. Located on Wellington Street, the investment has resulted in the creation of a new bar, restaurant, Club lounge, lobby, mezzanine level, grand staircase and installation of […]

    Historic Manchester fire station to be reimagined as boutique hotel

    • 0

    Manchester’s historic London Road Fire Station has sat largely vacant in recent years, but after a collaboration between an award-winning property development firm and an architectural firm, that might be changing soon. Allied London and Levitt Bernstein have submitted a design proposal that stands as a full-scale reimagining of the unique and storied property. This plan, […]

    Raffles to open hotel in London’s Old War Office

    • 0

    The Hinduja group has signed a deal with Europe’s largest hotel chain – Accor Hotels Group – to turn the UK’s iconic Old War Office building, once the office of Britain’s war-time prime minister Winston Churchill, into a luxury hotel. Raffles Hotels and Resorts, the luxury brand that is part of France’s Accor Hotels Group, […]

    Staying Cool signs deal for a new aparthotel in Manchester

    • 0

    Staying Cool, the award-winning boutique serviced apartment operator, has announced plans for a new 41 unit apartment hotel in Manchester to open next year. The hotel on Chorlton Street, within the Whitworth Street / Princess Street Conservation Area, will see the regeneration of a strategic city centre building – a former cotton warehouse – that […]

    Leonardo Hotels opens first ‘Royal Hotel’ in Edinburgh

    • 0

    Euro-cool specialists Leonardo Hotels has chosen Edinburgh as the location for its first property opening in Scotland. The Berlin-based company, one of Europe’s fastest growing hotel groups, has invested more than €7 million (£6.1 million) in the complete refurbishment of the former Premier Inn in Edinburgh’s Haymarket district. Guests can look forward to bedrooms with […]

    De Vere Tortworth Court to complete £5 million renovation in July

    • 0

    This summer De Vere Tortworth Court will complete a £5 million refurbishment that will position the mansion house back at the heart of the estate. One of Gloucestershire’s hidden countryside retreats, the Grade II listed Victorian mansion is part of the De Vere portfolio of country estate hotels and modern, market-leading event spaces and, following […]