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Great Scotland Yard to be UK's first Hyatt Unbound hotel

7th March 2018

The Great Scotland Yard hotel in London is set to be the first UK hotel to join Hyatt’s Unbound Collection. The venue is located in the St James’s area of Westminster, the Grade II-listed building is being developed into a 153-bedroom luxury


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


Novotel Heathrow Airport T1, T2 and T3 now open

28th February 2018

Novotel London Heathrow Airport T1, T2 & T3 has opened following the £30m transformation of the former headquarters of the British Airports Authority. Located on Bath Road, the hotel has 166 bedrooms and features the Nest restaurant with an


Corinthia London to open restaurant run by Tom Kerridge

23rd February 2018

The Corinthia Hotel London has announced that British Michelin-starred chef Tom Kerridge will open a new restaurant at the hotel later this year, his first in the capital, at what was Massimo on the ground floor of the Corinthia and is expected to launch


De Vere Beaumont reveals £12m makeover

19th February 2018

De Vere Beaumont Estate in Old Windsor has unveiled the results of a £12m refurbishment. Seven meeting rooms in the property's Wessex Old School House have been converted into 15 bedrooms, restoration has also been carried out in the 19th century


Luxury Marriott Hotels in London visit Trinity

15th February 2018

We recently opened our doors to the Sales Manager from The Sheraton Grand London Park Lane, Le Meridien Piccadilly and the W London Leicester Square, all 5 star properties in the heart of the city. They shared the below update on each of their


New London venue Silvertown launches after renovation

14th February 2018

Joining the Blank Canvas portfolio, this ex Carlesberg warehouse boats 50,000 sq ft of usable event space with multiple rooms, totalling to a standing capacity of 1,500. With industrial features, triple height ceilings and metal beams., the venue


North Western Hall Liverpool set to be converted back into a hotel

13th February 2018

Grade II-listed North Western Hall in Liverpool is to be converted back into a hotel, the property, adjacent to Liverpool Lime Street Station, has been used as student accommodation since 1996 The venue had previously been the North Western


Office block to be converted into new hotel near to Trafalgar Square

12th February 2018

A five-storey office block close to London’s Trafalgar Square is to be converted into a 136-room hotel with restaurant and rooftop bar. 7-8 Martins Place in Charing Cross will be known as St Martins Place Hotel and will also house a


One Crown Place set for new luxury hotel in 2020

7th February 2018

A new luxury hotel set in a restored Georgian terrace dating back to the early 1800s will open in London in 2020, it will form part of the highly-anticipated One Crown Place mixed-use development in EC2. The name of the hotel will be unveiled later this


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