AccorHotels today opens its new flagship Novotel in London’s Canary Wharf to guests. The hotel, which represents a £90 million investment from AccorHotels, situated at 40 Marsh Street and at 127 metres high, is one of the tallest buildings in the area, with 360 degree views of London taking in sights including The Shard, the Olympic Park and Greenwich Park.
AccorHotels will open its new flagship Novotel in London’s Canary Wharf to guests this year. The Novotel Canary Wharf is situated at 40 Marsh Street and at 127 metres high is set to be one of the tallest buildings in the area. The hotel will comprise of 313 rooms including 26 suites.
After three months of complete renovation and an investment of $85 million, the emblematic Novotel New York Times Square hotel has been turned into a design-focused and stylish hotel for contemporary travellers. More metamorphosis than mere makeover, this property is the first hotel in Times Square to undergo a large-scale redesign.
Citigate Central Sydney has rebranded to Novotel Sydney Central, marking an exciting time for the hotel as it undertakes a major refurbishment, while the suburb of Haymarket is in the midst of one of the most progressive urban renewal plans the city has ever seen.
Accor Middle East has signed a management contract with Sheikh Salem Saleh Babgi to develop a Novotel hotel in the city of Jizan, Saudi Arabia. The 200 room hotel, which is currently under design, is due to open by 2015.
New York-based architecture and interior design firm Stonehill & Taylor has been awarded the redesign of the Novotel Hotel Times Square, following an invited competition. The New York location is considered the North American flagship property under the Novotel brand.
Novotel has partnered with Microsoft to launch the hotel room of the future. The room, named Room 3120 at Novotel Paris Vaugirard Montparnasse, showcases the latest in cutting-edge technology and innovative design, with Novotel and Microsoft working closely together to create a room that allows guests to sample the ultimate in hi-tech hotel rooms.
The Novotel IMPACT Muang Thong Thani, a THB 2 billion project, located in Nonthaburi on the outskirts of Bangkok, is scheduled to open in January 2011.
Benson Elliot Capital Management and Algonquin SA announce that they have completed the joint acquisition of the Novotel Edinburgh Park, Edinburgh. The hotel will be acquired from administrators KPMG.
Accor The Novotel is located in the heart of the city on Cathedral Square, and has incorporated the heritage-listed Warner’s Hotel, originally built in 1863, into the complex.
Vietnam’s largest international hotel operator, Accor, today announced the development of the Novotel Saigon Centre. The 350 room hotel is to be built in the city centre in District 1 and is scheduled to open in 2012.