EasyHotel has grown revenues by 34% in the last year, to GBP3.5m. The group now has 20 hotels open in 13 cities.
Malmaison group has bought a site in Aberdeen for development of a 200 room hotel. The site was sold by Robert Gordon university and is part of its local campus, reports the Press and Journal.
Paris InterCon sale sealed
IHG has confirmed the sale of the InterContinental hotel in Paris for EUR330m. The deal with buyer Constellation has been sealed after a period of statutory consultation, reports Bloomberg.
St Regis hacked
Computer hackers started a major security alert from the St Regis hotel in Bangkok. Accessing the internet from the hotel’s network, they shared personal details of 47,000 Sony employees, reports Bloomberg.
Two for Marriott in Riyadh
Marriott has signed to run an 80 room hotel and linked apartment block in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The properties are being developed by local developer Dur Hospitality, reports Arabian Business.