Mercure Hotels News
Accor announces new Mercure, between the sea and the mountains
After a large-scale operation involving 24 new hotels in the United Kingdom, Mercure is continuing to strengthen its network.
Accor builds Mercure brand in UK with Jupiter deal
Accor has continued to build toward its stated aim of operating 300 hotels in the United Kingdom by 2015 with the signing of a franchise agreement with Jupiter Hotels, the new owners of the former Jarvis hotels. In what is the biggest franchise deal for Accor this year, 24 hotels - or 2,664 rooms - will open under the Mercure hotel brand across the UK, bringing the total number of Mercure hotels in the UK to 68.
Mercure launches new website to tempt travellers
Mercure has launched a totally revamped website with more images and content and a stronger focus on the teams at Mercure, whose commitment to delivering excellent hospitality is one of the brand’s distinctive features.
Mercure launches new hotel in Southampton
A historic Southampton landmark has been transformed after a £3 million refurbishment, creating a spectacular 90-bedroom hotel; a significant addition to the Mercure portfolio. The newly restored Mercure Southampton Centre opens its doors in May, offering guests affordable luxury.
Accor steps up expansion in Italy with 5 new openings
Accor stepped up its expansion in Italy in the last quarter of 2009, opening three Mercure hotels and two MGallery hotels. Mercure continues to expand through franchise agreements and has opened three new hotels in Rende, Tarente and Naples, which are strategic Italian cities for the Group.
Exeter Mercure undergoes £4m refurb
Mercure Southgate Hotel Exeter has undergone a £4 million upgrade with improvements to all areas of the hotel, reaffirming its position as the leading hotel in Exeter. The four-star city centre hotel is due to unveil its new look this June.