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Leake Street Arches, a new London venue

16th July 2018

Leake Street Arches is a new destination venue with independent bars, restaurants, urban art and entertainment spaces close to Waterloo Station.  It has been made from eight former railway arches next to the Graffiti Tunnel made famous by Banksy in


First Marriott Hotel opens in Northern Ireland

12th July 2018

American hotel firm Marriott has opened its first venue in Northern Ireland with the launch of a €30 million AC Hotel at Belfast's City Quays. As reported by The Irish Times, the 188-bedroom, four-star hotel also features the first restaurant


The Montcalm Hotel Group opens The Chilworth in Paddington

11th July 2018

The Montcalm Hotel Group has opened its latest property, The Chilworth, a boutique townhouse hotel in Paddington. The property is set in a refurbished Georgian townhouse, close to Paddington train station and Hyde Park, boasts of 124 bedrooms with a


The Grange Hotel, Cumbria bought by Fairtree

10th July 2018

The Grange Hotel in Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, has been sold to the Fairtree Hospitality Real Estate Private Equity Fund for £4.5m. The property features 55 en-suite bedrooms, five lounges and conferencing facilities for up to 300 delegates.


Riu Plaza Espana Hotel, Madrid, opening June 2019

9th July 2018

The Riu Plaza will open next Summer as a 4* hotel.  It is located on the Grand Via in the heart of the city centre of Madrid, in what was the Edificio España” building.  The transfer from the airport is about 30 minutes and the hotel


Hard Rock Hotel set to launch in Spring 2019

5th July 2018

Hard Rock Hotel London have revealed a first look inside the new hotel ahead of its opening in Spring 2019. The hotel is located in what used to be the Cumberland Hotel, on the corner of Oxford Street and Park Lane, and will have around 1,000 rooms


EDGE Venues - coming soon to a digital platform near you

4th July 2018

Trinity Event Solutions as you know it changing. Having undergone a comprehensive technology upgrade, Trinity recognised the need for a global venue sourcing solution to support agents, corporates and associations. This new innovative and revolutionary


Hotel de Berri, Paris is due to open in July

3rd July 2018

Hotel de Berri, a Luxury Collection Hotel belonging to the Starwood group is due to open 5 July 2018. The hotel is close to the Champs Elysees and in a  private park, which is very rare in the centre of Paris.  There is one area of function


New Opening: Savage Garden at the DoubleTree Tower Hill

29th June 2018

A new rooftop bar has opened on the 12th floor of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London.  Savage Garden is the replacement for SkyLounge.  It is theme is urban design, using stone, metal and glass, with a graffiti wall and bright


Dolce Sitges launches new meeting space

28th June 2018

Dolce Sitges, which was the first hotel in Spain to be specifically designed for the MICE market, continues to expand and has now introduced a new singular modular room with a capacity of up to 360 people.    The new Mediterrani room has


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