Isle of Mull Hotel & Spa completes £3m refurb

The Isle of Mull Hotel and Spa has now opened to the public following the completion of a £3m refurbishment.  The site has renovated 75 bedrooms and bathrooms, and added a “stunning” new sea deck that overlooks Craignure Bay. Luxury new suites and “extensive” landscaping also formed part of the refurbishment. The refurbishment, which was […]

£86m Dublin development to feature Premier Inn hotel

Bam Ireland has been appointed to oversee a “significant” Newmarket Square project in Dublin that will include a new 151-bed hotel operated by Premier Inn.  As well as the hotel, the 29,570 sqm mixed-use development will consist of 413 apartments, and will be on the site of the former IDA Ireland Small Business Centre within […]

Premier Inn opens new Oxford city centre hotel

Premier Inn has announced the opening of its new flagship location in Oxford city centre at Paradise Square today (23 July), a few metres from the Westgate Shopping Centre. The new 90-bedroom hotel brings Premier Inn’s latest format bedrooms, including its enhanced Premier Plus rooms, into Oxford city centre for the very first time. Whitbread, […]

Bishop’s Stortford Ibis hotel opens its doors

A new Ibis budget hotel has opened in Bishop’s Stortford. The site, which will open less than  three miles away from the airport terminus. Ibis budget Bishops Stortford (London Stansted Airport), which follows a lease ro AGO Hotels, will reportedly operate elevated hygiene and prevention measures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all guests […]

Your Apartment to open new Aparthotel at Bristol’s Shepherd’s Hall

Your Apartment has announced it has signed a long-term management agreement on the Grade II listed Shepherd’s Hall development in Bristol to open a new aparthotel. Directors and brothers, Charlie and Toby Guest have committed to managing 25 new serviced apartments which are currently under development at the Old Market site. Whilst the property is […]

Gilsland Hall Hotel to undergo refurb under new owners

The Gisland Hall Hotel in Cumbria is to undergo a renovation after being acquired by Stratsmore Holdings earlier this year. The Cumbrian hotel will be operated by Monday Hospitality Group and its new country house hotel brand, Black Book Hotels. In Autumn this year, the property will undergo a complete renovation, transforming it into a […]

The Resident Edinburgh set to debut in 2024

Mactaggart Family & Partners (MF&P) has exchanged contracts to purchase the latest location for Resident Hotels. The property, the Resident Edinburgh, is due to open in 2024 after a full repositioning of the building. The 166-room property will take the group’s UK portfolio up to six hotels and demonstrates Resident Hotels’ commitment to Scotland’s capital. […]

Europe Remains Only World Region With Increased Hotel Construction

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee — At the end of Q2 2021, Europe remained the only world region with a year-over-year increase in hotel rooms in construction, according to June pipeline data from STR. June 2021 (% changes in comparison with June 2020) Europe In Construction: 237,304 rooms (+7.9%) Final Planning: 177,165 rooms (+13.0%) Planning: 147,712 rooms (-6.4%) […]

House of Gods to open new hotels in Manchester and Glasgow

Boutique hotel company House of Gods has revealed plans to open new hotels in both Manchester and Glasgow after securing a new £4.8m loan. Founded by brothers Mike and Ross Baxter in September 2019, House of Gods currently has a hotel in Edinburgh. The new £4.8m capital from OakNorth Bank, coupled with a £5m IMBIBA […]

ADNEC adds new London hotel to portfolio

The Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) has added the DoubleTree By Hilton London ExCel to its portfolio. The announcement comes in line with the group’s long term investment strategy, aimed at diversifying its business and achieving optimal integration of its assets through diversified economic sectors. The decision will aim to further support both the […]