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The Sebel (Accor) expands in Perth (Western Australia)

AccorHotels is pleased to announce a further hotel will join its Sebel network in Australia from today, 9th July 2018, following the signing of an agreement with Singapore-based ZACD Group Ltd. The Sebel West Perth Aire Apartments adds 64 new studio apartment style rooms to Perth’s resurging accommodation market. The new hotel commands a prime …

Emaar Hospitality enters Sub-Saharan Africa with Togo hotel rebrand

Emaar hospitality unit partners with Kalyan Group to rebrand well-known property in Lomé Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business arm of Emaar Properties, has announced its expansion into Sub-Saharan Africa with the launch of a partnership with Kalyan Group in Togo. The hospitality unit has partnered with Kalyan Group to rebrand a property …

SKY HIGH AMBITION: WORK STARTS ON QUEST LIVERPOOL CITY CENTRE

Quest Apartment Hotels, Australasia’s largest and fastest growing apartment hotel operator today starts work on its first UK site in Liverpool city centre.  Cllr. Gary Millar and Quest Director of UK Development, Andrew Weisz were on site to mark the occasion. The £10m Quest investment will create 200 job opportunities for the area during construction …

‘The Apartment Service (TAS Global) reports the number of serviced apartments globally reaches in excess of 1 million worldwide’

  MEDIA RELEASE  ‘The Apartment Service (TAS Global) reports the number of serviced apartments globally reaches in excess of 1 million worldwide’ 7th edition of GSAIR launches today London – 25th June 2018 – The Apartment Service (TAS Global) has published the latest edition of its award-winning Global Serviced Apartments Industry Report (GSAIR), compiled by …

ASCOTT MARKS 20TH YEAR IN CHINA WITH THE OPENING OF NANTONG’S FIRST INTERNATIONAL-CLASS SERVICED RESIDENCE AND ITS FOURTH PROPERTY IN SUZHOU

Ascott Harmony City Nantong in the fast-growing Nantong’s financial hub and Somerset Baitang Suzhou in Suzhou Industrial Park increase Ascott’s operating properties to 56 across over 20 cities in China  CapitaLand’s wholly owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), has opened its first property in Nantong and fourth property in Suzhou – two …

“Pod Pad” micro-apartments are here to stay

The Pod Hotels’ flagship property in Times Square now offers extended-stay options and long-term leasing. Micro-hotel pioneer The Pod Hotels announced today that its 45 “Pod Pads” are now available to book. The micro-apartments are located on the top floors of Pod Times Square, the brand’s new flagship property located on the corner of 42nd …

Adagio Opens First Property in Amsterdam

Opening on 05 June 2018, Adagio Amsterdam City South is located between the Dutch ‘Polder’ landscape and the business district of both Amsterdam South and Amstelveen and within 20 minutes of central Amsterdam. A new look property from top to bottom, the aparthotel boasts 151 apartment of the brand’s innovative new apartments – all designed …

Frasers Hospitality deepens footprint in China with second hotel in Tianjin

The grand opening of Fraser Place Binhai Tianjin today signals the continued expansion of Frasers Hospitality, a member of Frasers Property Group, in China. This marks Frasers Hospitality’s second property in Tianjin after Fraser Place Tianjin, which has enjoyed success since its opening in 2016. As China’s leading serviced apartment brand , Frasers Hospitality currently …

Dream Apartments Open New Location in Liverpool

A LUXURY serviced apartment development in Liverpool owned and operated by a Belfast businessman is due to open next month. Tom Smyth is behind Dream Apartments, which is celebrating one year in business by launching another 50 luxury, fully-serviced apartments at Water Street in the heart of Liverpool’s business district, creating 20 new jobs in …

84-room apartment hotel being built in Canberra’s city centre

Construction has begun on an 84-room apartment hotel in the building that was once home to the federal Customs department in Canberra’s city centre. The estimated $15 million project developed by Sandran Property Group, which bought the property in 2001, will be the second Quest apartment hotel in Canberra. Quest Apartment Hotels are the co-sponsors of …