South Africa: AC Hotels by Marriott has announced the opening of AC Hotel Cape Town Waterfront, marking the brand’s debut in the MEA region. Owned and developed by the Amdec Group, the 188-key hotel is close to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and a 25-minute drive from Cape Town International
UK: AC Hotels has confirmed April as the opening date for its new Belfast Hotel Global lifestyle brand AC Hotels by Marriott is set to open its first hotel in northern Ireland in April. The contemporary-luxe four-star AC Hotel Belfast will be the first Marriott in Northern Ireland, the first
US: AC Hotels, Marriott’s lifestyle hotel brand has announced plans for 22 new hotel openings in 2016. US: AC Hotels, Marriott’s lifestyle hotel brand has announced plans for 22 new hotel openings in 2016. January 2016 will see five AC hotels opening, in Guadalajara, Mexico; Cincinnati, Ohio; Boston, Massachsetts; Marseille,
UK: Irish hotel owner and operator iNua Hospitality PLC has refinanced eight hotels within its portfolio of four and five-star hotels.
Italy/Caribbean: An affiliate of private equity firm KSL Capital Partners has acquired a majority interest in the luxury hotel group Sereno Hotels.
Worldwide: Meetings, events and hospitality technology provider Cvent has announced the global rollout of Cvent Instant Book across the Choice Hotels portfolio.
UK: Zorca Holding, a subsidiary of investment company Orca Holding, has secured £26.3 million from Leumi UK to acquire and merge two hotels in Bloomsbury into a 74-bed property.
UK: The 58-bedroom Riverside Hotel in Kendal has been sold by South Lakes Hotels to Interesting Hotels Group off a guide price of £4.5 million.
EU: The real estate business within Goldman Sachs Asset Management has acquired the lifestyle hotel franchise collection company FTC Hotels for an undisclosed sum.
APAC: Bed and mattress brand Emma – The Sleep Company has revealed it will open two dedicated sleep hotels in Sydney, Australia and Taipei, Taiwan.