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Sofitel to expand luxury hotel offering with three new properties

Sofitel to expand luxury hotel offering with three new properties

27 October 2011 Hotel News

Sofitel has continued to develop its presence around the world by signing three new contracts in Frankfurt (Germany), Kiev (Ukraine) and Singapore. Three cosmopolitan capitals, all key cities for the brand, will welcome two Sofitel and one Sofitel So in Singapore in signature brand style: French elegance conjugated internationally, while respecting the culture of each country.

Strauss-Kahn rues Sofitel maid incident in first interview

Strauss-Kahn rues Sofitel maid incident in first interview

19 September 2011 Hotel News

Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has branded an encounter with a hotel maid in New York as “inappropriate”. The incident, which saw Strauss-Kahn charged with attempted rape, occurred at the Sofitel property in the city in May this year.

Sofitel Guangzhou Sunrich opens in China

Sofitel Guangzhou Sunrich opens in China

12 July 2011 Hotel News

Sofitel has confirmed the opening of its first address in Guangzhou with the Sofitel Guangzhou Sunrich, taking its network to 20 addresses in China. To access all the latest information about the world’s major airlines via one mobile platform visit

Sofitel launches Ambassador Programme

Sofitel launches Ambassador Programme

16 June 2011 Hotel News

As part of its global brand strategy, Sofitel is today launching its Ambassador Program for its 25,000 employees around the world. Sofitel is presently in the running to be named as Africa’s Leading Hotel Group by the prestigious World Travel Awards.

Sofitel expands hotel offering in Equatorial Guinea

Sofitel expands hotel offering in Equatorial Guinea

15 June 2011 Hotel News

Sofitel Luxury Hotels has confirmed it will open its second location in Equatorial Guinea, on Bioko Island in Africa. Set to the east of Malabo, a cosmopolitan capital and tropical paradise, the Sofitel Malabo Sipopo Le Golf is designed both for business and leisure travellers.

Sofitel signs Shanghai management deal

Sofitel signs Shanghai management deal

21 June 2010 Press Release Hotel News

Sofitel Luxury Hotels has signed a new management agreement in China for its future flagship in Shanghai, the Sofitel Shanghai Jing’an, scheduled to open in 2011. This address will be the third Sofitel in Shanghai, with a fourth one on the outskirts of the city in Sheshan, and is set to be one of the city’s most luxurious hotels with an iconic building design.