Tag: Hotel Property

Admiralty Arch to be Transformed into Luxury Hotel

Posted on 23 August, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Top Properties

The London commercial property boom continues to grow, with both foreign and domestic investors keen to take advantage of the improving economic climate. However, whilst new builds continue to attract international attention, redevelopment projects tend to be... Read More

Intercontinental Hotels rewards Shareholders after Bumper First Half

Posted on 9 August, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

The international hotel industry has begun to thrive once more, with tourists and businesspeople taking advantage of good deals on flights and a less perilous economy to travel to far-flung destinations. As a result, some of the world’s leading hotel groups... Read More

Laura Ashley opens Boutique Hotel

Posted on 4 August, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Top Properties

In the past year or so, there has been a growing trend of retailers expanding into other businesses. These tend to be high-profile brands, with homeware giant IKEA just one example of a retail chain which is now testing the waters of the hotel... Read More

Hotel Investment Provides Highest Returns in 2012

Posted on 27 June, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Industry News

According to the IPD Pan-European Hotel Performance Report released this week, investment in hotels provided the highest return in the commercial property sector last year. The report shows that the European hotel sector provided a total return of 5.8... Read More

Plans for Barcelona Space Hotel Provoke Outrage

Posted on 22 May, 2013 by Neil Bird under Worldwide Property News

We are a city of culture insists mayor Barcelona is accustomed to outlandish buildings dividing opinion. After all, this is the city where construction of Antoni Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia Cathedral has been underway for over 130 years. Construction of... Read More

Construction of Yorkshire Luxury Retreat Begins

Posted on 18 May, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Commercial Developments

For five years, developer Skelwith Leisure has been negotiating the construction of a 300 bedroom hotel and leisure complex in the quiet North Yorkshire village of Flaxby, near Knaresborough. This week, it has emerged that the time spent planning the project... Read More

Glasgow Development Fails to Keep to Commonwealth Schedule

Posted on 8 May, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Commercial Developments

The overwhelming success of the London Olympics has set the bar for Rio 2016, meaning that organisers are facing a high amount of pressure to complete all development works before international athletes and representatives begin flying in to the city.... Read More

Travelodge Offloads 38 Hotels to Rival Groups

Posted on 15 April, 2013 by MOVEHUT under Commercial Sales and Lets

Budget hotel group Travelodge has found new operators or new franchisees for 38 of the 49 hotels it agreed to shed under the terms of its Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA) and financial reformation. The company said that 18 of the hotels would move... Read More

Accor Ventures into UK Hotel Industry with First Adagio Property

Posted on 30 March, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Top Properties

The UK hotel industry experienced a boom last summer with the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations and the Olympic Games drawing visitors from around the world to experience the country’s culture. And while the Summer of Sport may be over, the hotel... Read More