Bespoke for US
UK hotel management company Bespoke is taking its service to the USA. The company has opened an American office, and has already signed to manage hotels in Florida and the Caribbean.
Chinese investor Dalian Wanda is assembling its own development team to build a GBP700m hotel project at One Nine Elms in central London. The company aims to resubmit plans for approval, losing office space to create a larger hotel with conference and banqueting facilities, reports Property Week.
Motel for Barca
German budget hotel brand Motel One has revealed its first property in Spain. In a deal worth over EUR14m, the company has won the bidding on a site in central Barcelona for a new build 300 room hotel.
IHG has signed a Holiday Inn in the Polish city of Dabrowa Gornicza, near Katowice. The 160 room new build hotel will be close to the EXPO Silesia exhibition centre, and will open next year.