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02/05/2017 08h42

Balearic Islands: celebrating the hotel industry with projects by the cartload

The Balearic archipelago, a leading beach resort destination, has met with great success among European clientele, particularly from Germany and The United Kingdom. Known for their shoreline, their...

28/03/2017 10h40

W Hotels sets up in Marbella in Spain

W Hotels Worldwide, from Marriott International group, announced the signing of a hotel and residences in the municipality of Marbella in Spain. This new property, which will open in 2021, will be...

27/10/2016 08h56

With Donostia 2016, San Sebastian rides the crest of the wave of new investments

The large provincial city in Spain’s autonomous community of the Basque Country is a cultural hot spot in 2016. Elected with Wroclaw, Poland, to be European Capital of Culture, San Sebastian is...

19/10/2016 13h55

B&B Hotels buys the group Sidorme

The French hotel chain B&B Hotels announces it bought the Spanish group Sidorme, thereby gaining 1,300 rooms. Discover the composition of this Spanish portfolio.

28/09/2016 08h56

Leonardo Hotels accelerates growth in Madrid

Leonardo Hotels, European subsidiary of Fattal Hotels Group, is set to open its third hotel in Madrid. The Gran Atlanta hotel will officialy become part of the Leonardo portfolio on Friday, September...

12/09/2016 14h16

The Chinese group HNA takes legal action against NH Hotel Group

Through its subsidiary, Tagla Espana, which manages its Spanish interests, the Chinese group HNA has filed a complaint against NH Hotel Group, which removed four directors last June that represented...

20/06/2016 10h27

Barcelo Hotels & Resorts enters partnership with the Chinese Plateno

The Spanish hotel group, Barcelo Hotels & Resorts, announced the signature of a franchise agreement with the Chinese operator Plateno. The aim is to develop about 100 units within 10 years in China.

10/04/2015 13h27

Game of Thrones: when tourism inherits the seven crowns

With more than 18 million viewers in its last season, Game of Thrones is a true international showcase for the destinations where episodes are filmed. In addition to the record breaking audience and...

15/03/2016 09h32

Room Mate opens a third address in Malaga

The hotel group announced the arrival of Room Mate Valeria, a 61-room property.

15/03/2016 09h07

Starwood Capital prepares to invest in Spain

The American investment fund will create a joint-venture with the Spanish HI Partners to invest 500 million euros in the local hotel market over the next three years.

11/03/2016 09h42

Catalonia sanctions more than 500 illegal tourist accommodations

Authorities of the autonomous community have sanctioned more than 500 owners of illegal tourist accommodations that must pay a total of more than 2 million euros in fines.

29/02/2016 16h18

Annual results: NH Hotel Group is out of the red

After three years spent implementing its strategic plan, the Spanish group is able to announce strong growth with its EBITDA up 35.8% to nearly 150 M€ and its first profit since 2011. The outlook for...

23/02/2016 14h27

Top 10: biggest chain hotels in Europe (Infography)

Discover where the highest capacity chain hotels are in Europe in an exclusive ranking, realized thanks to the database compiled by MKG Group. The biggest hotel on the continent is positioned on the...

29/01/2016 13h17

Overview of tourism and the hotel industry in Barcelona [Infography]

Discover our infography about tourism and the hotel industry in Barcelona, an extract from our report "Barcelona: growth or sustainability, tourism seeks the right road".

29/01/2016 11h02

Barcelona: growth or sustainability, tourism seeks the right road

Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia -Spain's wealthiest region with a GNP at 20%-, is one of Europe's leading destinations alongside Paris, London, Berlin and Rome. Nonetheless, recent political...

07/01/2016 13h33

Sidorme to inject 20 million euros into development

The Spanish group positioned on the budget segment hopes to double its hotel portfolio, which currently consists of 10 properties on the Iberian peninsula, in the next three years.

11/12/2015 08h52

Grupo Hotusa takes over the Sheraton Madrid

Now owned by the Spanish group, the Sheraton Madrid Mirasierra Hotel & Spa will join the the hotel chain Eurostars Hotels as Eurostars Suites Mirasierra.

06/11/2015 15h55

Friday brief 11/06/15

SEH announces the signature for a hotel complex Qualys-Hotel Porte de Montmartre; and: Sofitel in Singapore, a new five star in Barcelona...