Accor Hotels News

AccorHotels makes two Mercure signings in UK

AccorHotels makes two Mercure signings in UK

17 October 2017 Hotel News

AccorHotels has made two new Mercure signings, the Mercure Warwick Honiley Court (Warwickshire), and the Mercure Walsall Barons Court (West Midlands). Both hotels have been signed under franchise agreements with the Talash Hotels Group.

AccorHotels to acquire Mantra Group in Australia

AccorHotels to acquire Mantra Group in Australia

12 October 2017 Hotel News

AccorHotels has signed an agreement with Mantra Group with the view to acquire all of the issued capital in the company by way of a scheme to be approved by Mantra shareholders. Under the terms of the agreement AccorHotels would offer AUD3.96 in cash for each Mantra share including any potential special dividend.

AccorHotels acquires Gekko in €100 million deal

AccorHotels acquires Gekko in €100 million deal

AccorHotels has signed an agreement to acquire Gekko, a major player in the business travel hotel reservation segment. This transaction is in line with the strategy aimed at strengthening AccorHotels’ leadership across the entire customer experience by enhancing the range of services offered to business travellers, the group’s key customer segment.

Ibis rolls-out new mobile check in procedures

Ibis rolls-out new mobile check in procedures

Ibis has announced the completion of the roll-out of its new guest welcome programme across all ibis, ibis styles and ibis budget hotels in the UK, aided my mobile technology. The new approach sees ibis employees using mobile devices to access the information they need for everything from check-in to housekeeping and breakfast within one app.

AccorHotels to welcome four properties to Seoul Dragon City

AccorHotels to welcome four properties to Seoul Dragon City

14 August 2017 Hotel News

Seoul Dragon City will open on October 1st, featuring four AccorHotels brands. The location will feature the 202-room Grand Mercure Ambassador Seoul Yongsan, 286-room Novotel Suites Ambassador Seoul Yongsan, 621-room Novotel Ambassador Seoul Yongsan and a 591-room ibis Styles Ambassador Seoul Yongsan.

Swissôtel heads into UAE with Al Ghurair deal

Swissôtel heads into UAE with Al Ghurair deal

26 July 2017 Hotel News

AccorHotels has announced the signing of an agreement with Al Ghurair, one of the Middle East’s leading family businesses, for the rebrand of a landmark property consisting of 428 rooms and 192 apartments located at Al Ghurair Centre Complex.