Accor Proudly Announces Its New Star – Raffles Shenzhen

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Accor Proudly Announces Its New Star – Raffles Shenzhen

Raffles Shenzhen Experiences New Heights with a Glamorous Gala Parkland Foundation Raised CNY3.16 Million to Support Beautiful Shenzhen Foundation

SO Sofitel Hua Hin Unveils The “Next Level of Imaginative Escape” with The Launch of New Wing

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SO Sofitel Hua Hin Unveils The “Next Level of Imaginative Escape” with The Launch of New Wing

SO Sofitel Hua Hin has unveiled a 2-acre expansion with the launch of its brand new wing with state-of-the-art of leisure facilities and rooms.

AccorHotels Introduces First Fairmont Resort in Maldives with World’s First Semi-Submerged Underwater Art Installation

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AccorHotels Introduces First Fairmont Resort in Maldives with World’s First Semi-Submerged Underwater Art Installation

With the opening of Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi in April 2018, AccorHotels introduces the Fairmont luxury brand to an area celebrated for its pristine natural beauty. Located on the Shaviyani Atoll in North Maldives, which boasts one of the country’s largest resort lagoons, the stunning new property offers 120 luxury villas, each with a private pool. Sirru Fen Fushi, which means ‘secret water island’ in the local Dhivehi language, is set on an exceptionally lush island bursting with flora and fauna. The picturesque locale is also surrounded by powder white sand beaches, peppered with thatched-roofed villas overlooking an endless turquoise sea. The all-villa resort is ideal for couples or families, and features 200 meters of infinity pools as well as luxury […]

ibis Styles Kuala Lumpur Fraser Business Park Marks Its 5th Anniversary with RM 100,000 Grand Lucky Dip Campaign

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ibis Styles Kuala Lumpur Fraser Business Park Marks Its 5th Anniversary with RM 100,000 Grand Lucky Dip Campaign

ibis Styles Kuala Lumpur Fraser Business Park opened its doors on March 8, 2013 and since then, the hotel has created memorable stays for more than 1 million guests. To celebrate its milestones, ibis Styles Kuala Lumpur Fraser Business Park is introducing an all-year-long Grand Lucky Dip Campaign and offering an ideal rate as low as RM 160 per night. Each guest who book 5th Anniversary Special Rate via accorhotels.com/8852 or ibis.com/8852 is entitled for one “dip” (per room per stay) instantly upon check-in. There is a total of 35 cash prizes in three denominations to be given away: five cash prizes in RM 10,000, five cash prizes in RM 5,000 and 25 cash prizes in RM 1,000 that sums up to […]

AccorHotels Launches Singapore’s Newest Integrated Lifestyle Hub

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AccorHotels Launches Singapore’s Newest Integrated Lifestyle Hub

Singapore, 21 November 2017: AccorHotels announces the launch of Singapore’s newest integrated lifestyle hub with the opening of Novotel Singapore on Stevens and Mercure Singapore on Stevens. Developed by Oxley Holdings Limited, the complex features 772 guest rooms, 14 dining outlets, two outdoor pools, a tennis court and a function space that can accommodate more than 500 guests. Strategically located at the edge of Orchard Road, the two hotels offer guests an integrated range of gastronomy, health, fitness and lifestyle options in the precinct close to the city’s best shopping and entertainment, conveniently accessible via the hotel’s shuttle service. In December 2003, a review of the available evidence on the risks and benefits of HRT by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory […]

Magnifique Stay at Sofitel Luang Prabang

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Magnifique Stay at Sofitel Luang Prabang

Highly exclusive and private, Sofitel Luang Prabang is one of Accor Hotel’s oldest hotels within the Sofitel collection, being over a century old and characterised by high fortified walls and watchtowers because the property was originally intended as the Governor’s Residence during the period when Laos was a French protectorate in early 1900s. Classy and internationally acclaimed, the property is intended for those who prefer to be surrounded by magnificence. Located in a peaceful residential area called Ban Mano, guests could easily hear roosters crowing from the surrounding houses, quickly reminding them that they are somewhere bucolic, though Luang Prabang town centre is only a five-minute ride and the international airport is a mere 20 minutes’ drive away. These days, the hotel […]

Le Club AccorHotels loyalty program once again awarded at the Freddie Awards

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Le Club AccorHotels loyalty program once again awarded at the Freddie Awards

For the third year running,Le Club AccorHotels, has been honored at the Freddie Awards for Best Hotel Program of the Year for the Europe/Africa zone.

Ibis Bangkok IMPACT Brings Affordable Comfort ​ and Convenience to Visitors

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Ibis Bangkok IMPACT Brings Affordable Comfort ​ and Convenience to Visitors

The new ibis Bangkok IMPACT adds 587 rooms to the existing 380-room Novotel Bangkok IMPACT, offering an attractive alternative to local companies and government agencies, as well as international exhibitors and visitors, seeking to save on accommodation expenses and travel time to IMPACT Arena, Exhibition and Convention Center (also known as IMPACT Muang Thong Thani). Access to downtown Bangkok and both airports is also convenient via public transportation, and the hotel offers ample parking. The hotel is also well-positioned to cater to increased demand in the area, which will welcome a water park, go-kart track, office complex, shopping centres,  beach club and marina, and the new Metropolitan Rapid Transit (MRT) Pink line. Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer of AccorHotels, Upper Southeast and […]

AccorHotels and Qatar Airways Announce Partnership for Even More Loyalty Program Benefits

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AccorHotels and Qatar Airways Announce Partnership for Even More Loyalty Program Benefits

AccorHotels, a world-leading travel and lifestyle group, and Qatar Airways, the national carrier of the State of Qatar, have joined forces to offer members of their respective loyalty programmes Le Club AccorHotels and Qatar Airways Privilege Club, an even more generous travel experience. Members of Qatar Airways’ loyalty programme Privilege Club can now convert their Qmiles into Le Club AccorHotels points at the conversion rate of 4,500 Qmiles for 1,000 LCAH points. This will allow them to purchase free nights and discounts on their next stay in over 3,400 hotels, from luxury to economy, and to access the multiple rewards – Elite Experiences, Dream Stays, La Collection e-boutique, etc – offered by the Le Club AccorHotels loyalty programme. The more than 30 […]

AccorHotels to acquire Travel Keys

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AccorHotels to acquire Travel Keys

AccorHotels announces today it has begun exclusive negotiations for the acquisition of 100% of Travel Keys, one of the leading players in the private vacation rental market. Founded in 1991, Travel Keys is an elite travel broker representing a luxury collection of over 5,000 highly curated villas across more than 100 destinations across the Caribbean, Mexico, Hawaii & the United States, Europe, Asia and Africa.  A pioneer in the industry, the Atlanta-based company focuses on guest satisfaction, offering professional vacation planning and 24/7 concierge services. The combination of Travel Keys with onefinestay and Squarebreak will provide AccorHotels with a unique offering of about 8,500 addresses in the luxury private rental market, with highly curated properties in both the vacation & urban segments. […]

AccorHotels Celebrates 200th Hotel Milestone in Greater China with the Opening of Fairmont Chengdu

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AccorHotels Celebrates 200th Hotel Milestone in Greater China with the Opening of Fairmont Chengdu

The debut of Fairmont Chengdu marks the 200th property for AccorHotels in Greater China as part of the group’s rapid luxury brand expansion. As Fairmont Hotels & Resorts’ first property in Western China, Fairmont Chengdu is a landmark hotel in the capital city of Sichuan province, known for its rich history and cultural heritage. Strategically located at Tianfu Middle Avenue, the city’s “Hi-tech Zone”, the hotel is only a 25 minute drive to Shuangliu International Airport and is in close proximity to the metro station that has easy access to Tianfu Square, the upcoming Tianfu International Airport, and the fast developing South CBD zone.     “The opening of Fairmont Chengdu signifies AccorHotels’ 200th hotel in Greater China and celebrates the first […]

AccorHotels makes Serena Williams Feel Welcome for Second Year in a Row

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AccorHotels makes Serena Williams Feel Welcome for Second Year in a Row

Serena Williams, arguably the greatest tennis player of all time, is AccorHotels’ Official Ambassador for the Australian Open for the second year in a row.  As part of a multi-million dollar sponsorship that includes billboard signage, digital and print advertisements across Australia, AccorHotels is complementing the relationship with a first of its kind deal with Fox Sports that will take viewers behind-the-scenes to see how Serena prepares for the tournament. “I am so proud to be the official Ambassador for AccorHotels in Australia for a second year,” said Serena Williams. “No matter where I stay, I always Feel Welcome with AccorHotels.” As one of the most recognised faces in the world, Serena Williams has been World Number One six times and holds […]

AccorHotels Restructures Major Lease Portfolio in Australia

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AccorHotels Restructures Major Lease Portfolio in Australia

AccorHotels is pleased to announce that it has successfully reached agreement with a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (“ADIA”) to restructure a portfolio of 31 hotels (4,097 rooms) in Australia. The agreement involves a portfolio which was purchased by the ADIA subsidiary in 2013 and operated by AccorHotels.   Under the restructure of the portfolio of 31 hotels: AccorHotels will convert 15 triple-net leases into 50 year management agreements and extend the management term of one hotel also to 50 years (total 16 hotels); AccorHotels (HotelInvest) will acquire the real estate of the remaining 15 ibis and ibis Budgetbranded properties for AUD$200 million (€137 million);   “This deal is in line with our stated strategy to optimise cash flow […]

Banyan Tree and AccorHotels Announce Strategic Partnership

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Banyan Tree and AccorHotels Announce Strategic Partnership

Banyan Tree Holdings today announces that it has entered into a heads of agreement with AccorHotels. Under a long-term partnership, both parties intend to collaborate to develop and manage Banyan Tree branded hotels around the world. Banyan Tree will also have access to AccorHotels’ global reservations and sales network, as well as its loyalty programme Le Club AccorHotels. AccorHotels will invest an initial SGD 24 million (c. €16 million) in Singapore-based Banyan Tree and both parties will then co-develop the brands owned by Banyan Tree around the world. This investment will be made through a mandatory convertible debenture that at conversion will give AccorHotels an approximately 5% stake in Banyan Tree. AccorHotels has an option to purchase an additional approximately 5% stake. […]

AccorHotels Singapore announce Gourmet Food & Wine Festival 2017

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AccorHotels Singapore announce Gourmet Food & Wine Festival 2017

Singapore is set to sizzle in 2017 as AccorHotels, the largest hotel operator in the country, announces its spectacular inaugural Gourmet Food & Wine Festival, featuring Michelin Star chefs from their multiple award winning restaurants and bars across the city. “In a city that is renowned for its culinary culture, AccorHotels will bring together some of our best chefs from around the globe and showcase some incredibly talented Singaporean chefs to create a food festival as vibrant and diverse as the city itself,” said  Graham Wilson, Chief Marketing & Distribution Officer, AccorHotels Asia Pacific. “This event will be unlike anything Singapore has seen before with immersive experiences, cooking classes, spectacular wine and champagne dinners, bespoke cocktails, and the most exciting new flavours […]

ACCORHOTELS Finalized Acquisition of John Paul, World Leader in the Concierge Market

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ACCORHOTELS Finalized Acquisition of John Paul, World Leader in the Concierge Market

AccorHotels announced today that it has finalized the acquisition of John Paul, the number-one player in the concierge market. John Paul founder David Amsellem will retain a 20% stake in the company and continue to serve as its Chief Executive Officer. This acquisition values the company at US$150 million, i.e. a 2017e EV/EBITDA multiple of c.11x.   John Paul was established in Paris in 2007 and merged with American company LesConcierges in 2015 to create the world leader in premium customer and employee loyalty services. John Paul’s over 1,000 employees around the world come from the most eminent palaces and are available 24/7 to cater to their customers’ every request, from the simplest to the most extraordinary, anywhere around the globe. John […]

AccorHotels Launches the Opening of Ibis Styles Bogor Raya, West Java

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AccorHotels Launches the Opening of Ibis Styles Bogor Raya, West Java

AccorHotels announces the opening of ibis Styles Bogor Raya, the first international premium economy hotel in the city of Bogor, West Java.  The hotel is located within walking distance to the prestigious 18-hole Bogor Raya Golf Course, housed within the residential complex, boasting picturesque views of Salak Mountain and lush greenery of the golf course.  Accessible within a 45-minute drive from Jakarta, the hotel serves an oasis for guests seeking a weekend getaway or a golfing retreat. Garth Simmons, Chief Operating Officer, AccorHotels, Malaysia-Indonesia-Singapore, said, “We are delighted to introduce the first ibis family hotel in the city of Bogor. The Ibis Styles brand provides an ‘all-inclusive’ room offer with breakfast and WIFI internet access at an affordable price.  Delivering comfort in […]

Opening of Pullman Miri Waterfront, Sarawak

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Opening of Pullman Miri Waterfront, Sarawak

AccorHotels announces the official opening of Pullman Miri Waterfront, the newest landmark in the city.  Ideally located at the hub of Miri Waterfront Commercial Centre, Pullman Miri Waterfront is the tallest building in Miri, towering majestically by the Miri River, boasting spectacular views of the South China Sea in the horizon. “The opening of Pullman Miri Waterfront underlines AccorHotels expansion in Malaysia and reinforces the brand commitments that offer hyper-connected travellers an experience that combines both efficiency and wellness in this modern hub city,” said Garth Simmons, Chief Operating Officer, AccorHotels Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore.  “Pullman Miri Waterfront attracts cosmopolitan, sophisticated leisure and business travellers, who come to see and feel the abundance of natural beauty.” Miri is the home of the […]

Accorhotels Adds Global Luxury Brands With Landmark Acquisition Of Fairmont, Raffles And Swissôtel

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Accorhotels Adds Global Luxury Brands With Landmark Acquisition Of Fairmont, Raffles And Swissôtel

And Stands Among The Leaders Of The Luxury Hotel Market Following the approval of shareholders at the General Shareholders Meeting on July 12, 2016, AccorHotels Group officially announces the acquisition of FRHI Hotels & Resorts (FRHI) and its three prestigious luxury hotel brands: Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel. This addition of three remarkable brands instantly positions AccorHotels as a leading player in the global luxury hotel market, increases long term growth potential and profitability, and significantly expands the company’s footprint in North America, the world’s largest and most influential consumer market. “Today is a great day for our Group. The acquisition of these three emblematic luxury hotel brands is a historical milestone for AccorHotels. It will open up amazing growth prospects, lift our […]