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Breaking Travel News interview: Hubert Viriot, chief executive, Yotel

Breaking Travel News interview: Hubert Viriot, chief executive, Yotel

14th Apr 2016 Focus

Inspired by first class travel, Yotel translates the language of luxury airline travel into small but luxurious ‘cabins’. These include a signature adjustable ‘SmartBed’ with luxury bedding, rejuvenating monsoon rain showers, relaxing mood lighting and a ‘techno wall’ with smart TVs, multi power points and easy connectivity. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole sits down with chief executive Hubert Viriot to find out more about this small company with global aspirations.

Yotel set to open at Charles de Gaulle Airport in July

Yotel set to open at Charles de Gaulle Airport in July

12th Apr 2016 Airline News Hotel News

Yotel has announced the Paris location for their next hotel opening. Due to open in July, it will be the first ever in-terminal hotel at Charles de Gaulle Airport. The luxury cabins will be situated in the secure transit area in Terminal 2E, home to Air France and the SkyTeam Global Alliance. Yotel’s Paris launch will form part of the opening of the brand new airport lounge area Instant Paris.

Yotel to embark on ambitious expansion plan

Yotel to embark on ambitious expansion plan

Yotel, the technology-focused hospitality brand, is set to embark on significant international growth plans from next year which will see 12 new Yotel branded hotels open by 2018. The group, which first opened its doors in 2007, has four sites already in operation - one city centre New York hotel, complete with luggage-storing robot (Yobot), and three airport hotels, situated in London Gatwick, London Heathrow & Amsterdam Schiphol.

YOTEL set to make Asia debut

YOTEL set to make Asia debut

21st Jul 2013 Hotel News

YOTEL is planning a 600 cabin property in Singapore. The hotel, which will be located on Orchard Road, the epicentre of Singapore of is due to open in 2018.  It will act as a springboard into Asia for YOTEL, following the opening of its 669 cabin hotel in Times Square, New York.

IFA Hotels closes $315 million Yotel New York deal

IFA Hotels closes $315 million Yotel New York deal

8th Jun 2011 Hotel News

Fast-growing international developer IFA Hotels & Resorts has scored another major coup with news that it has closed a financing and acquisition deal valued at US$315 million for its YOTEL New York property, the largest hotel opening in the Big Apple this year.

Yotel Brand Launches In U.S.

Yotel Brand Launches In U.S.

2nd Mar 2010 Press Release Hotel News

Yotel will launch its brand in the United States with a New York City property featuring 669 stylish cabins. Yotel, Times Square, will be the brand’s first opening outside of its current international airport locations and the largest hotel opening in New York in 2011.