With the launch of the XR SmartStudio, Royal Lancaster London is seeking to reinvent hospitality for the digital age. Here Breaking Travel News editor, Chris O’Toole, chats with general manager, Sally Beck, to find out more
Accor has signed an agreement to turn the five-star London hotel, the Curtain, into a Mondrian hotel in collaboration with current owner Reuben Brothers.
In the bleakest outlook since benchmarking began in the 1970s, the consultancy forecasts hotel occupancy rates in 2021 will stand at 55 per cent across the UK.
The Carlton Tower Jumeirah will reopen its doors in December following an all-encompassing 12-month renovation - the most extensive in its history.
Located in Bloomsbury, the striking landmark building will welcome guests in its stunning rooms and suites, as well as the magnificent Palm Court for all-day dining.
Doris Greif has taken the role of managing director of the hotel, alongside the position of regional vice president of operations, Europe & Middle East, for Langham Hospitality Group.
Developers at the resort, billed as one of the most ambitious theme park projects in Europe, are looking to begin construction in 2022, with a view to opening in 2024.
Formerly the Bow Street Magistrates Court, the 19th century building in Covent Garden is located opposite the Royal Opera House. The property will debut in December.
Iconic Luxury Hotels has announced the appointment of Ian Richardson to the role of general manager at 11 Cadogan Gardens, a luxury boutique property in the heart of Chelsea, London.
airBaltic plans to resume direct flights from Riga to London tomorrow and from Tallinn to London on July 4th. In addition, the airline will launch new direct flights from Vilnius to London on Wednesday.
The steels for Bombardier Aviation’s new 250,000 square foot hangar are going up at London Biggin Hill Airport. As well as a state-of-the-art hangar, the facility will also include a workshop and office space.