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Accor to open six new Mercure hotels in UK

Accor to open six new Mercure hotels in UK

24 September 2019 Hotel News

Accor has confirmed that six UK hotels signed by Danish-based real estate property group, Proark, will be opening under the Mercure brand by the end of the year. The hotels are located in key locations in Birmingham, Nottingham, Cardiff, Bedford, Telford and Harlow.

Accor launches budget hotel brand – greet

Accor launches budget hotel brand – greet

18 September 2019 Hotel News

Accor has launched a new economy segment brand, greet. Alert to new trends, Accor claims the new flag is a sustainable tourism offer that combines environmental considerations with a socially responsible approach for travellers seeking authenticity.

Accor breaks ground on dual brand Melbourne Airport development

Accor breaks ground on dual brand Melbourne Airport development

2 September 2019 Hotel News

The first sod was turned earlier on the construction of a brand-new hotel at Melbourne Airport. The 464-room hotel, created to serve Melbourne’s burgeoning conference and tourism markets, will be conveniently located steps from Terminal 4 within a new precinct known as The Hive.

Lamouche appointed chief commercial officer, Europe, with Accor

Lamouche appointed chief commercial officer, Europe, with Accor

6 August 2019 Hotel News

Accor has appointed Karelle Lamouche to the role of chief commercial officer for Europe. In this newly created role, Lamouche will lead Accor’s commercial team with responsibility for driving the business revenue strategy for the company and its partners across all European markets.

Accor welcomes reopening of Raffles Singapore

Accor welcomes reopening of Raffles Singapore

2 August 2019 Hotel News

A flagship property within Accor, the hotel is now welcoming guests and visitors, following a careful three-phased restoration, which began in February 2017. The meticulous restoration led by acclaimed interior designer Alexandra Champalimaud was also supported by Aedas, a leading global architecture and design firm.

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.