Accorhotels announces first SO/ project in the Middle East with DMCC

Accorhotels announces first SO/ project in the Middle East with DMCC

SO/, AccorHotels’ brand, announced its debut property in the Middle East with the SO/ Uptown Dubai. The hotel set to open by late 2020, will feature 188 rooms in addition to 215 branded residences. Inspired by edgy and bold architecture, interiors for the luxury property will be brought to life...

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AccorHotels sells majority stake in AccorInvest

AccorHotels sells majority stake in AccorInvest

AccorHotels has signed agreements with a group of international investors with a view to selling a majority of the capital of AccorInvest. Under the terms of the agreements, AccorHotels would initially sell 55 percent of AccorInvest to Sovereign Funds, namely the Public Investment Fund (PIF) and GIC, Institutional Investors, namely...

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AccorHotels and Dubai College of Tourism host Open Day for Medyaf

AccorHotels and Dubai College of Tourism host Open Day for Medyaf

AccorHotels, in partnership with the Dubai College of Tourism (DCT), hosted an Open Day for Medyaf, an Emiratization program geared towards the hospitality and tourism industries.  The event, organized by the Medyaf team on Tuesday February 13, attracted a variety of candidates from students, fresh graduates to experienced professionals from...

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Swissôtel opens its doors in Dubai

Swissôtel opens its doors in Dubai

Al Ghurair Properties, the property development arm of Al Ghurair, has partnered with the world renowned Swissôtel to announce the inauguration of Swissôtel Al Ghurair and Swissôtel Living, embedded within Al Ghurair Centre, Deira. This follows from the formal partnership agreement between Al Ghurair Properties and AccorHotels in July 2017,...

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Nakheel and AccorHotels strengthen partnership

Nakheel and AccorHotels strengthen partnership

Master developer Nakheel and AccorHotels have signed a management agreement for ibis Dubai Jumeirah Village Circle, further strengthening their strategic partnership for Dubai hospitality projects. The agreement is the third collaboration between the two companies. A month ago, Raffles was announced as the brand for the luxury hotel and residences...

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AccorHotels’ Le Grand Amman opens its doors in Jordan

AccorHotels’ Le Grand Amman opens its doors in Jordan

AccorHotels, one of the world’s leading travel and lifestyle groups, announced the rebranding of a landmark hotel in Jordan to Le Grand Amman – Managed by AccorHotels. AccorHotels operates three hotels in Jordan, including the recently opened Fairmont Amman and the ibis Amman. In the Middle East, AccorHotels currently operates...

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AccorHotels’ MGallery opens in Dubai

AccorHotels’ MGallery opens in Dubai

  MGallery announces today the opening of three new addresses: Victory House Leicester Square in London and The Retreat Palm Dubai as well as Tarcin Forest Resort & Spa – which both mark the first step of the brand in the Middle East and in Bosnia respectively. MGallery by Sofitel...

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Dubai World Trade Centre and AccorHotels debut 25hours Hotels

Dubai World Trade Centre and AccorHotels debut 25hours Hotels

AccorHotels and Dubai World Trade Centre LLC (DWTC) announced the first 25hours Hotels property outside of Europe, with 25hours Dubai Hotel. The 434-room property, which will become the largest 25hours Hotel worldwide, is expected to open by 2020. 25hours Dubai Hotel will be located in DWTC’s One Central development, which...

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