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Moxy Munich Airport opens in Germany

Moxy Munich Airport opens in Germany

Moxy Hotels has opened its latest hotel in Munich, Germany. Moxy Munich Airport will offer the style and soul of a boutique hotel that is surprisingly affordable. The first Moxy Hotel opened in Milan, Italy in 2014. “Moxy offers a new way of traveling where affordability is not a sacrifice of style, nor a loss of comfort,” said Amy McPherson, president and managing director, Marriott International, Europe.

Pullman opens first UK new build hotel in Liverpool

Pullman opens first UK new build hotel in Liverpool

Pullman, the upscale international hotel brand of AccorHotels, has welcomed the opening of Pullman Liverpool, the brand’s first ever UK new build. Situated at King’s Dock on Liverpool’s world-famous waterfront and adjoining ACC Liverpool, the newly-built hotel will open as one of the city’s most stylish hotels, featuring 216 rooms, an all-day dining restaurant called Dukes and a bar and lounge with views of the River Mersey.

Makkah leads Saudi Arabia hotel development

Makkah leads Saudi Arabia hotel development

The Holy City of Makkah is leading hotel development in Saudi Arabia with 24,133 rooms currently in the construction pipeline, according to a new report. Riyadh follows with 10,053 rooms and Jeddah with 6,980 rooms under development, with the majority of rooms forecast to open to the public over the next five years, says the new report by TopHotelProjects commissioned by The Hotel Show Saudi Arabia 2016.

van Ooteghem to take up midscale role at Accor

van Ooteghem to take up midscale role at Accor

Inge van Ooteghem has been appointed as senior vice president for upscale and midscale hotels, at AccorHotels UK & Ireland. She will have overall responsibility for operations and marketing across Pullman, MGallery, Novotel and Mercure brands in the UK & Ireland.

OHANA Hotels by Outrigger comes to hospitality market

OHANA Hotels by Outrigger comes to hospitality market

Outrigger Enterprises Group has announced the rebranding of OHANA Hotels & Resorts to OHANA Hotels by Outrigger. The mid-tier, off-beach leisure brand seeks to offer “Local hospitality and convenience in paradise”. The new name and logo is part of Outrigger’s overall corporate brand strategy introduced last year when the company launched is premier global beachfront brand, Outrigger Resorts.

Half Moon set to welcome return of Sugar Mill Restaurant

Half Moon set to welcome return of Sugar Mill Restaurant

This month sees Half Moon, a luxury resort in Montego Bay, re-launch the Sugar Mill Restaurant, one of the most renowned fine dining establishments in Jamaica. Serving up an array of authentic Jamaican dishes with a modern day twist, The Sugar Mill Restaurant is committed to delivering a zestful culinary experience, cultivating seasonal, locally grown produce from the resort’s herb and vegetable garden.

Caroline Bay set to welcome Ritz-Carlton to Bermuda

Caroline Bay set to welcome Ritz-Carlton to Bermuda

Morgan’s Point has unveiled Caroline Bay, Bermuda; the newest luxury destination resort in the destination. The residential and yachting community will redefine luxury travel in Bermuda, and is just a mere 90 minutes from New York City and the north-eastern United States.

The St. Regis Langkawi Resort set for April opening in Malaysia

The St. Regis Langkawi Resort set for April opening in Malaysia

St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, has announced the brand’s debut property in Malaysia. Scheduled to open on April 6th, The St. Regis Langkawi Resort will become the first luxury resort to open within the last decade in Malaysia’s coveted “Island Jewel of Southeast Asia”.