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Carlson Rezidor rebrands as Radisson Hotel Group

6th March 2018

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group have announced they are rebranding to Radisson Hotel Group, effective immediately. The announcement was made at the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) in Berlin. Currently, the 11th largest hotel group in the


New hotels opening in Paris in 2018

5th March 2018

Hotel Lutetia is re-opening in the Spring.  Located on the Left Bank, it will have 184 bedrooms, 5 meeting rooms and a ballroom for 300 people. Hotel de Berri, a Luxury Collection Hotel from Starwood is due to open in April and will have one


The Dorchester Collection set for Dubai

2nd March 2018

The Dorchester Collection is set to expand into the Middle East for the first time with the signing of a contract to manage a hotel in Dubai. Details of the project are yet to be announced, but the five-star hotel is located on the banks of the Dubai


The Fontenay - a new hotel in Hamburg

1st March 2018

The Fontenay is set to open on the waterfront in Hamburg in the middle of March.  It is a 20 minute drive from the airport and a 5 minute walk to the city centre.  The hotel will have four restaurants and bars, 130 bedrooms and a spa. The


Sofia Barcelona reopens!

28th February 2018

Following the complete closure and renovation of the Princess Sofia, the 5 star deluxe Barcelona hotel has reopened as Sofia. The venue has 465 bedrooms and suites and has the largest event space in Barcelona with capacity for up to 1000 attendees


Hotel Indigo The Hague - Palace Noordeinde opens

27th February 2018

IHG have opened their first Hotel Indigo in The Netherlands, Hotel Indigo The Hague – Palace Noordeinde. There are currently 24 Hotel Indigo properties open in Europe with 20 due to open over the next three to five years. The property is the


Barcelo expand into the UAE

26th February 2018

Barcelo Hotel Group have expanded into the UAE with Barcelo Residences Dubai Marina and Occidental Sharjah Grand Hotel. The UAE is renowned for the grand luxury hotels and therefore serves as the perfect destination for the group’s


Residences by Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona, due to open in 2020

22nd February 2018

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced an agreement to brand and manage 34 luxurious Residences by Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona. The Residences are scheduled for completion in 2020 and will be located in a 20-storey tower at the


New Barcelo Torre de Madrid

9th February 2018

The new Barcelo Torre de Madrid holds the best location in the Spanish capital  –  the hotel is housed within Madrid’s iconic ‘Tower of Madrid’ which is right at the end of the Gran Via, located next to the Spanish


Melia Madrid Serano reopens

6th February 2018

The Melia Madrid Serrano has now opened, the property has been refurbished in line with Meliá Hotels & Resorts’ focus on wellbeing and Spanish hospitality. The hotel has been updated to feature a multifunctional lobby and covered


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