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.
Sofitel Luxury Hotels received third place in the “Upper Upscale Tier” category Business Travel News’ 2010 U.S. Hotel Chain Survey.
Sofitel has signed a management contract for the Hainan Tiantuo Investment Exploit Co. Ltd and Jinyi Real Estate Development Co. Ltd’s latest hotel property. The signing ceremony was held on 6 March 2010 to celebrate the merging of these two groups.
The Casino Carrasco Hotel, Montevideo Sofitel Luxury Hotels is delighted to announce the acquisition of the Casino Carrasco Hotel in Montevideo, Uruguay following the signing of a management contract with Carrasco Nobile S/A. Sofitel aims to transform this historic building into the region’s most sought-after luxury address.
The five-star Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa wants even more of a good thing in 2010…celebrities that is.
Sofitel Luxury Hotels choose the symbolic date of July 14 –Bastille Day in France – to launch their new So SPA by Sofitel concept in London and Marseille.
As Sofitel prepares to open the new 438-room Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach this September, the French hotel group proudly announces five additional properties that will strengthen the brand’s worldwide portfolio. In the United Arab Emirates, the brand is developing the Sofitel Dubai Sheikh Zayed Road and the Sofitel Abu Dhabi Capital Plaza. In China, three new contracts have been signed in the country’s eastern and south eastern regions. These five new Sofitel properties are scheduled to open at the end of 2010.
Robert Gaymer-Jones, CEO, Sofitel HMC, talks to Breaking Travel News at Arabian Hotel Investors Conference 2009 (AHIC).
Sofitel has announced the opening of its 23rd property in China, the Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Huanghe. The opening follows hot on the heels of Sofitel Macau at Ponte 16, (launched October 2008), and the Sofitel Ningbo Wanda (launched December 2008).
Newly opened in December 2008, the Sofitel La Reserva Cardales is the place to escape for a few days downtime after a weekend of non-stop tango in Buenos Aires. Only 40 minutes from downtown Buenos Aires, the Sofitel La Reserva Cardales is the latest playground for wealthy, stylish Argentineans looking to escape the hustle of the city. For UK visitors it offers the perfect antidote to a few days partying South American style - relaxation, watersports and fabulous food.
The Sofitel Phokeethra Krabi Resort & Spa officially opened this month, and is offering guests the opportunity to experience Sofitel’s European touch at Asia’s first LeSpa health and wellness complex.