London Tourism News

London leads growth in UK serviced apartment sector

London leads growth in UK serviced apartment sector

1 February 2018 Hotel News

The UK serviced apartment sector posted strong performance growth in 2017, according to ASAP and STR. Based on STR’s year-end performance figures, UK serviced apartments recorded an actual occupancy level of 81.7 per cent, a 0.2 per cent increase over 2016.

One Crown Place to launch new luxury Georgian hotel in 2020

One Crown Place to launch new luxury Georgian hotel in 2020

1 February 2018 Hotel News

A new luxury hotel set in a restored Georgian terrace dating back to the early 1800s will open in the City of London in 2020. Forming part of the highly-anticipated One Crown Place mixed-use development in EC2, Bespoke Hotels has been appointed to operate 41 bedrooms at the property in Sun Street, under the management of AlloyMtd and CBRE.

Moxy Hotels expands UK presence with second London property

Moxy Hotels expands UK presence with second London property

17 January 2018 Hotel News

Moxy Hotels continues to grow following the introduction of its third UK property and second in the British capital. Following the successful launch of Moxy London Excel, Moxy London Stratford brings the brand’s vibrant, playful design and approachable service to the fashionable east London scene.

Dominvs Group hosts topping out ceremony for The Dixon, London

Dominvs Group hosts topping out ceremony for The Dixon, London

12 January 2018 Hotel News

Dominvs Group has marked a key construction milestone at its latest hotel project, The Dixon, with a topping out ceremony. The event, which was held on site with the main contractor McAleer & Rushe alongside key contractors and suppliers, signifies the hotel has now reached its maximum height and that the structural framework is now complete.

Crowne Plaza London - Albert Embankment to open this spring

Crowne Plaza London - Albert Embankment to open this spring

9 January 2018 Hotel News

Launching in May 2018, Crowne Plaza London - Albert Embankment is the first luxury hotel to open in the Albert Embankment area. This is central London’s latest area of regeneration, including the new home of the US Embassy and a whirlwind of high profile residential developments, from Battersea Power Station to Embassy Gardens.

Rafferty steps up as hotel manager with Flemings Mayfair

Rafferty steps up as hotel manager with Flemings Mayfair

5 January 2018 Hotel News

Luxury boutique London hotel Flemings Mayfair has appointed Paul Rafferty as hotel manager, a brand new position within the company. Joining Flemings in 2013 as rooms division manager, Rafferty brought a wealth of experience from previous positions including front of house manager at the Courthouse Hotel where he supervised hotel re-branding.