Melbourne Australia

W Hotels to debut in Melbourne

W Hotels, the former Starwood luxury brand now operated by Marriott, has unveiled plans to make its debut in Melbourne in 2020. The new-build property will rise on Collins Street in the city centre, as part of Collins Arch – a major new AU$1 billion (US$765 million) luxury mixed-use development. Once open, W Melbourne will […]


DoubleTree by Hilton expands UK footprint

DoubleTree by Hilton has introduced an additional 12 properties to its UK portfolio in the past 12 months and now welcomes guests at more than 30 hotels throughout the country. Eight of the 12 hotel openings were part of a £16 million conversion programme, providing contemporary accommodations and full-service facilities to guests in Aberdeen Treetops, […]

Prague, Czech Republic

W Hotels heads to Prague

W Prague plans a 2020 opening for its newest property located in the heart of the city. The property will open in the former Grand Europa Hotel and be combined with a new modern structure and located in the heart of the city. “As one of Europe’s most exciting and diverse destinations, Prague is a […]


Hilton heads to Bogota

Hilton announced its newest property, the Hilton Bogota Corferias, opens in 2018 adjacent to the Trade Fair Venue and Exhibition Center and the Ágora Bogotá International Convention Center scheduled to open in 2017. The 414-room hotel is a new-build property will join the growing Hilton brand in Columbia, which operates 13 hotels and has 10 […]

W Hotels arrives in India

W Hotels, the modern luxury brand originally conceived by Starwood, has made its debut in India. Now operated by Marriott International, the brand has launched the W Goa, a new beach resort in the popular Indian coastal state. Located on Vagator Beach, approximately 27km from Goa’s Dabolim Airport and close to Chapora Fort, the new […]

Accor Hotels

New Mercure St Helens to open in April

AccorHotels has confirmed the new Mercure St Helen’s will open to guests in April. The Mercure St Helen’s, Chalon Court is situated in a prime location, with the train station and town centre nearby. Business and leisure travellers alike can also enjoy the close proximity to Liverpool and Manchester. The hotel offers 84 rooms and […]