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London hotels pull away from regional competitors

London hotels pull away from regional competitors

28 October 2019 Hotel News

Trading in quarter three for UK hotels has again showed a considerable contrast between those in London compared with the provinces. That is according to the latest UK hotel market tracker, produced by HVS London, AlixPartners and STR.

London set for record hotel openings in 2020

London set for record hotel openings in 2020

10 September 2019 Hotel News

London’s MICE offering has received a further boost with the news that 7,995 hotel rooms across 65 new hotels will open next year. The new accommodation will add to the 158,956 existing hotel rooms on offer in the capital and represents the largest number of openings London has ever seen in a single year.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Bustronome, London

Breaking Travel News investigates: Bustronome, London

5 September 2019 Focus

Combining fine-dining and a London sightseeing tour, Bustronome offers visitors to London a unique way to explore the city while enjoying a six-course meal. Here Chris O’Toole hops on board for Breaking Travel News

Radisson Red London Greenwich to open next year

Radisson Red London Greenwich to open next year

5 September 2019 Hotel News

Radisson Hotel Group has signed on the dotted line for the Radisson Red London Greenwich in the UK. It will be the first property to bring the group’s upscale, lifestyle select-service hotel brand to the English capital, joining other UK Radisson Red hotels in Glasgow and Liverpool.

Ruby Lucy to launch in London Southbank in 2020

Ruby Lucy to launch in London Southbank in 2020

5 September 2019 Hotel News

Ruby Hotels will launch its first UK property in January 2020 in London’s Southbank. The new 76-room hotel, Ruby Lucy, forms part of an ambitious expansion plan for Ruby Hotels to unveil a total of eleven new hotels – including a second London property – by 2022.

The Hoxton, Southwark opens in London

The Hoxton, Southwark opens in London

3 September 2019 Hotel News

The Hoxton, Southwark has now opened its doors on Blackfriars Road. Coming as the eighth property in the series, the hotel sees the brand back on familiar ground with its third location in London, the city where it all began.

Mama London set to open in September

Mama London set to open in September

13 August 2019 Hotel News

Mama Shelter is bringing its brand of accessible hospitality to the UK capital with the launch of new hotel, Mama London. The property will open next month in east London, a short walk from Cambridge Heath and Bethnal Green stations.

Bhalla appointed general manager at the Connaught

Bhalla appointed general manager at the Connaught

9 August 2019 Hotel News

Hotelier Sandeep Bhalla has been appointed general manager of the Connaught, the five-star hotel on Mount Street, in the heart of Mayfair. Indian-born Bhalla has worked in the luxury hospitality sector for 25 years in London, Dubai and India.