Hyatt Regency London Blackfriars
Hyatt Regency London Blackfriars opens

UK: Marking the ninth hotel in the city of London for Hyatt, the 204-room Regency London Blackfriars has opened.

Dalata Apex London Wall
Dalata acquires Apex Hotel London Wall for over £53 million

UK: Irish hotel operator Dalata Hotel Group has acquired the long leasehold interest of the Apex Hotel London Wall from Apex Hotels Limited for £53.4 million.

Goldman Sachs FTC Hotels
Goldman Sachs AM acquires FTC Hotels

EU: The real estate business within Goldman Sachs Asset Management has acquired the lifestyle hotel franchise collection company FTC Hotels for an undisclosed sum.

IHG Kimpton Spain
IHG signs third Kimpton in Spain

Spain: Hospitality company IHG Hotels & Resorts has signed the Kimpton Los Monteros Marbella, housed in the former Hotel Los Monterros Spa & Golf Resort.

Wayfinder Waikiki
Dovetail + Co opens Wayfinder Waikiki in Hawaii

USA: Hospitality owner, developer and operator Dovetail + Co has launched its second Wayfinder property located in Honolulu at Ala Wai Boulevard in Waikiki.

Chedi Katara general manager
GHM appoints general manager at The Chedi Katara

Qatar: Hotel operator General Hotel Management (GHM) has named Hani Akkari as the general manager of The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort in Doha.

Indigo Road Bridge Creek
Indigo Road expands boutique portfolio with Bridge Creek

US: Hotel owner, operator and manager The Indigo Road Hospitality Group has added Bridge Creek Inn, located in Clayton, Georgia, to its portfolio of boutique hotels located throughout the south east and midwest. 

Emma hotels APAC
Sleep brand Emma to launch hotels in APAC

APAC: Bed and mattress brand Emma – The Sleep Company has revealed it will open two dedicated sleep hotels in Sydney, Australia and Taipei, Taiwan.

Hyatt Kennedy 89
Hyatt expands footprint in Germany with luxury hotel Kennedy 89

Germany: Kennedy 89 will mark the debut of The Unbound Collection by Hyatt in Frankfurt and will be the second Hyatt-branded hotel in the city.

Chris Norton Equinox Hotels
IHIF 2023: Chris Norton and Shafi Syed, Equinox Hotels

BHN speaks to Equinox Hotels’ CEO Chris Norton, and Shafi Syed, global head of development and acquisitions, to learn more about how guest needs are influencing brand value, identity, and offerings, the intersection of technology and luxury hospitality, and how Equinox is navigating development challenges. Filmed at the International Hospitality Investment Forum (IHIF) at the InterContinental Berlin.