With presence in more than 70 countries across the globe, Hard Rock International is expanding its hotel portfolio to the Swiss Alps, announcing plans to open Hard Rock Hotel Davos. Working in collaboration with International Hospitality Service, the owner of Spenglers Hotel and Holsboer Residences in Davos, Hard Rock will electrify the region in December 2017.
Marriott International has announced the opening of Residence Inn London - London Bridge, marking a debut in the capital for the company’s industry-leading extended-stay brand. Located on Long Lane in Southwark, Residence Inn London – London Bridge offers 87 well-appointed studio, one- and two-bedroom suites with separate living, working and sleeping areas, as well as fully equipped kitchens, including refrigerator, microwave, hob, oven, dishwasher and cookware.
Motel One has opened its second hotel in Switzerland: Motel One Zürich. The 394-room hotel enjoys a city centre location and unusual design themes inspired by Switzerland, Lake Zurich and chocolate, which reflect the city’s prominence and elegance.
Travelodge has opened its new flagship hotel at Layerthorpe, York. The company’s fifth hotel in the city also marks Travelodge being crowned York’s largest branded hotel provider in the city.
One of Switzerland’s most famous hotels, Bürgenstock Resort Lake Lucerne, is to re-open its doors on August 28th, following a nine-year, US$569 million construction project. The work has seen the historic hideaway restored as an exclusive destination for health, leisure and culture tourists, as well as MICE and business travellers.
Victory House, London Leicester Square – MGallery by Sofitel is set to soft launch in August with the official opening in September 2017. Overlooking London’s famous square, Victory House offers 86 stylish and contemporary bedrooms which are sound-proofed for a cosy, boutique hotel experience.
Autograph Collection Hotels has revealed the opening of its first hotel in Estonia with the debut of Hotel Telegraaf in Tallinn’s historic centre. Situated at the heart of the city on the ancient and distinguished Vene Street, the hotel is housed in one of Tallinn’s grandest buildings.
Iberostar Hotels & Resorts has opened its newest hotel, the Iberostar Grand Hotel Portals Nous, boasting a prime beachfront location in one of Majorca’s most exclusive areas.
François Arrighi has been named general manager of the new Four Seasons Hotel Megève. Opening in time for the 2017/18 ski season, the all-new hotel will be the company’s third in France, and its fifth mountain destination.
Hôtel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel has reopened after undergoing an extensive four-year restoration. Dating back to the 18th century, this historic treasure is decidedly reborn as a luxury hotel for 21st century travellers.
AccorHotels has revealed the openings of its new MGallery by Sofitel hotel in Leicester Square, London. MGallery by Sofitel Leicester Square is an 86 room hotel within the beautiful Victory House, a heritage site overlooking Leicester Square.