Fairmont Hotels & Resorts News

Fairmont joins forces with AccorHotels Group

Fairmont joins forces with AccorHotels Group

29th Aug 2016 Press Release Hotel News

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is joining forces with global hotel company AccorHotels Group. This milestone offers an unparalleled growth opportunity for Fairmont, and instantly positions AccorHotels as a global hospitality leader and a key player in the luxury hotel market.

Fairmont Austin set to open in 2017

Fairmont Austin set to open in 2017

7th Aug 2016 Hotel News

The Fairmont Austin, a new 37-story luxury hotel, is set to open in summer 2017. Once representing an important common ground between east Austin and downtown, Palm Park will be restored as a leafy, shady respite at the water’s edge, a gathering place that serves the hotel, Convention Centre and surrounding neighbourhoods.

Fairmont plans hotels in Morocco and Saudi Arabia

Fairmont plans hotels in Morocco and Saudi Arabia

5th Jun 2016 Hotel News

Luxury operator Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has signed two new luxury hotel developments in Morocco and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The two new projects include Fairmont Taghazout Bay, Morocco and Fairmont Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia, which are both scheduled to open before 2020.

Fairmont Costa Canuva planned for 2018 opening in Mexico

Fairmont Costa Canuva planned for 2018 opening in Mexico

4th May 2016 Hotel News

Luxury hotel operator Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and Mota-Engil Tourismo has announced the development of a new 250-room luxury hotel and additional private residences along the Riviera Nayarit in Mexico. The sparkling new Fairmont Costa Canuva is slated to open in late 2018 and will reside within the new master-planned seaside community, Costa Canuva, on the Riviera Nayarit.

Geoghegan takes up business development role at Fairmont St Andrews

Geoghegan takes up business development role at Fairmont St Andrews

8th Feb 2016 Hotel News

Fairmont St Andrews, the luxury five-star hotel, has increased its presence in London with the appointment of Luke Geoghegan as business development manager. His remit is to develop agency relationships and business across the capital and south of England. Geoghegan joins from Stoke Park where he was head of membership, as well as holding prior roles in the five-star hospitality sector.

FRHI Hotels & Resorts debuts Neqta brand in China

FRHI Hotels & Resorts debuts Neqta brand in China

26th Jan 2016 Hotel News

FRHI Hotels & Resorts, in a joint venture with China’s Jiangsu Golden Land Group, has announced the debut of Neqta Hotels, a new brand and hotel portfolio consisting of upper mid-scale hotels located in some of the most in-demand destinations across China. The inaugural hotel to fly the Neqta flag opened in Shanghai’s Xuhui District earlier this month, close to the city’s World Expo site, and a second state-of-the-art hotel is expected to debut soon in Nanjing.

Elder steps up at Fairmont St Andrews

Elder steps up at Fairmont St Andrews

7th Jan 2016 Hotel News Tourism News

Fairmont St Andrews has appointed Stewart Elder as director of banqueting and events at Scotland’s five-star resort. Having worked at the hotel since 2009, Stewart takes on the new role from his previous position as director of group sales.

Claremont Club & Spa joins Fairmont portfolio

Claremont Club & Spa joins Fairmont portfolio

15th Dec 2015 Hotel News Spa News

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has announced Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel has become the newest addition to the company’s unrivalled portfolio. Built in 1915, and ideally nestled at the base of the Claremont Canyon Regional Preserve, overlooking scenic San Francisco Bay, the Claremont offers 276 handsomely restored guestrooms and suites, an impressive club and spa, and an unparalleled dining portfolio.

AccorHotels to acquire FRHI for $2.9bn in cash and shares deal

AccorHotels to acquire FRHI for $2.9bn in cash and shares deal

10th Dec 2015 Hotel News

AccorHotels has signed an agreement for the acquisition of FRHI Holdings, parent of the Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel brand. “This is an outstanding opportunity to add three prestigious brands – Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel – to our portfolio, and a great step forward for AccorHotels,” said Sébastien Bazin, chairman, AccorHotels.

Fairmont reveals plans for La Marina Rabat-Salé in Morocco

Fairmont reveals plans for La Marina Rabat-Salé in Morocco

4th Dec 2015 Hotel News Tourism News

Luxury hotel brand Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and Abu Dhabi-based private real estate investment company Eagle Hills, have announced the development of a new luxury hotel in Morocco, Fairmont La Marina Rabat-Salé. The 200-room hotel, set to open in 2019, will be located in La Marina Morocco, a coastal mixed-use development located between Rabat and the ancient city of Salé.