Fairmont Hotels & Resorts News

Fairmont Royal Palm Marrakech to open in May

Fairmont Royal Palm Marrakech to open in May

13 April 2017 Hotel News

AccorHotels has announced the signing of a hotel management agreement with New Mauritius Hotels, one of the oldest and largest owning and management hospitality companies based in Mauritius. The new agreement will see AccorHotels re-launch the existing property under the Fairmont Hotels & Resorts brand in May 2017.

Fairmont joins forces with AccorHotels Group

Fairmont joins forces with AccorHotels Group

29 August 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

7 August 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

5 June 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

4 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

8 February 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

26 January 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

7 January 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.