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Accor to take Raffles brand into Bahrain following GFH deal

Accor to take Raffles brand into Bahrain following GFH deal

16 July 2019 Hotel News

Accor is set to debut its Raffles brand in Bahrain after signing an agreement with GFH Financial Group. The management agreement for Raffles Bahrain marks the start of a growing partnership between the two entities and consolidates Accor’s presence in the kingdom where it currently operates six properties.

Mövenpick Hotel Amman opens in Jordan

Mövenpick Hotel Amman opens in Jordan

16 July 2019 Hotel News

Accor has strengthened its portfolio in Jordan to nine properties with the opening of the Mövenpick Hotel Amman. It follows the group’s takeover and re-brand of an existing 218-key property in the kingdom’s vibrant capital, which has undergone a refurbishment in line with Mövenpick brand standards.

Raffles the Palm on track for 2021 debut in Dubai

Raffles the Palm on track for 2021 debut in Dubai

23 May 2019 Hotel News

Raffles Hotels & Resorts has updated plans for a property on the Palm Jumeriah in Dubai as part of its gradual expansion around the world. First unveiled in 2017, the new hotel will be the tallest building on the iconic structure when its is completed in 2021.

Raffles Meradhoo takes brand into Maldives

Raffles Meradhoo takes brand into Maldives

17 May 2019 Hotel News

Raffles has announced the opening of the 21-villa property in the rare Maldivian oasis of Gaafu Alifu Atoll. Raffles Maldives Meradhoo becomes Accor’s fourth property in the Maldives and is the first under the Raffles brand.

Accor boosts Orbis stake by a third

Accor boosts Orbis stake by a third

21 January 2019 Hotel News

The French hotel giant launched a tender offer in November last year for all the shares outstanding in the Polish company that it did not already own. AccorHotels strengthens the control on Orbis and consolidate its leadership in central Europe.