Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese has re-opened following a complete redesign by French architect and interior designer, Jean-Philippe Nuel. The 78-room hotel lies on a quaint street in the centre of the city, just moments from iconic landmarks including the Villa Medici, the Trevi Fountain and the Spanish Steps.
Green Globe has awarded gold status to Sofitel the Palm Resort & Spa in Dubai in acknowledgement of five consecutive years of sustainable management and operations. The certification reflects the commitment of the hotel toward minimising the impact of its activities on the environment and its adherence to environmental sustainability policies.
Marie-Paule Nowlis has been appointed general manager of Sofitel London St James. Nowlis, who brings with her 30 years’ experience with the Sofitel brand, and a career shaped by international roles, joins at the start of a new chapter for the hotel and will be integral to its transformation.
Sofitel the Palm Dubai has been recognised with the title of Hotel Team Of The Year at the Leaders In Hospitality Awards, beating stiff competition from across the region.
Accor is seeking to fast-track its development plans in Africa, leveraging its expanded portfolio to consolidate its leadership position in the north and west of the continent. The France-based group is taking a leading role in Africa’s evolving hospitality landscape.
Located in the heart of Rome, Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese will reopen on July 1st, unveiling extensive renovations by contemporary architect and interior designer, Jean-Philippe Nuel.
Christope Schynder, one of the most experienced hoteliers in the Middle East and currently general manager of Sofitel the Palm, speaks to Breaking Travel News during ITB Berlin. On the agenda is the upcoming Expo 2020 in Dubai and its likely impact on the tourism sector in the popular emirate.
AccorHotels has welcomed the return of Klaus Assmann to the position of general manager at Sofitel Dubai Downtown, the brand’s flagship hotel in the UAE.
Breaking Travel News catches up with Ramsey El Saarany, director of operations at Sofitel The Palm, Dubai, as the property celebrates its fifth anniversary. Speaking and World Travel Market in London, he tells us how important it is to visit the show to connect with partners in the industry and reveals what we have to look forward to over the next 12 months.
Christophe Schnyder, general manager at Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa, tells Breaking Travel News how it feels to have been honoured by the World Travel Awards.