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28/08/2017 13h33

[Slideshow] Disneyland Paris: Villages Nature to open its doors

The property, spearheaded jointly by EuroDisney and Pierre&Vacances/Center Parcs, will open its doors on the 1st of September, following a delay which caused it to miss the summer season. Its...

18/08/2017 16h22

The first assessment of Summer 2017: with the capital in the lead, French hospitality sees the sun once again

The French hotel industry recorded good performance this summer, driven by the strong recovery of Paris and Ile-de-France - liberated from the security yoke of 2016 - and the good results of the...

02/08/2017 10h50

Blackstone sells a portfolio of 45 hotels in France

The American Blackstone announces the sale of the Simply Hotels group, a portfolio of 45 French hotels to the real estate fund management company Mata Capital. The amount of the transaction was not...

11/07/2017 09h30

[French government] Jean-Yves Le Drian: tourism as a priority

The minister for Europe and foreign affairs, Jean-Yves Le Drian, has no intention of leaving the fate of tourism to just anybody. From Monet's Gardens in Giverny, he reaffirmed the significance he...

28/06/2017 11h51

Curio Collection by Hilton lands on the French Riviera

The brand Curio Collection by Hilton is opening an upscale property in the South of France: the Grand Hotel des Sablettes Plage (La Seyne-sur-Mer) marks the brand's first steps on the French market.

23/06/2017 11h30

Paris Air Show 2017: Parisian hospitality reaches for the sky

The 52nd edition of the Paris Air Show was held at Paris Le Bourget Exhibition Center from June 19th to 25th. Its latest edition, in 2015, had reached record attendance and average daily rates;...

13/06/2017 09h32

Launch of a new hotel crowdfunding project in Bordeaux (Lormont)

The real estate development company Redman has launched a crowdfunding operation in partnership with the Upstone platform for the development of a hotel in the city of Lormont, near Bordeaux.

02/06/2017 10h38

[Slideshow] Yooma: a brand new hospitality concept settles in Paris

The Yooma hotel, which is to open its doors in a few days in Paris, is a whole new hospitality concept targeting families and groups of friends. It offers rooms that sleep up to 6 guests.

30/05/2017 09h30

Fairmont Monte-Carlo unveils a brand new suite dedicated to Ayrton Senna

During the F1 Monaco Grand Prix, the luxury property has revealed a fourth racing-themed suite, this one paying tribute to the mythical Brazilian driver.

29/05/2017 09h15

[Infographics] Social Wall of France's upscale and luxury hotels' owners

Family dynasties, large-sized companies, show-business personalities... French upscale hospitality holds a huge diversity of owners. Crossed portraits.

26/05/2017 08h00

Who are the owners of France’s upscale & luxury hotels?

Hospitality ON has drawn up the first ever comprehensive overview of the owners of upscale & luxury French hotels: Who are they? Where do they come from, in terms of nationality and personal/family...

22/05/2017 14h16

New rooms at Grand Hyatt Cannes Hotel revealed for the Cannes Film Festival

For the 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in southern France, the luxury boutique hotel offers itself a facelift.

11/05/2017 14h08

Slo Living Hostels and 1 Hotels arrive in Paris

The Slo Living Hostel and 1 Hotels brands will soon arrive in Paris as part of the "Aurore" project dedicated to enhancing tourism appeal in the 13th district of the capital.

02/05/2017 10h10

The decree obliging renters using AirBnB and other platforms to register in the town hall has been published!

Thanks to this new decree published in the Journal Officiel, large cities will now be able to force renters on online hosting platforms to declare themselves in the town halls. The objective: to...

27/04/2017 14h39

In Toulon, a hotel project calls for crowdfunding

Born out of an association between two startups, Set On Invest by Olivier Derycke and Baltis Capital, the future hotel Artyster Toulon will appeal to crowdfunding in order to invest in the conversion...

30/03/2017 09h09

B&B Hôtels aims for 600 properties in 2020

The French hotel chain B&B Hôtels wants to reach a portfolio of 600 properties, meaning 50,000 rooms, by 2020. This growth is expected to be distributed: one third in France, one third in Germany and...

28/03/2017 08h30

France: Consortia brands are increasingly competitive

The supplies of hotel consortia and integrated chains are converging, and their brands are increasingly competing with one another. Therefore, this year Hospitality ON analyses the rankings of hotel...

24/03/2017 08h30

French hospitality activity in 2016: Downturn in national performances and persistent gaps

In 2016, French hotel performances are once again characterized by a decline in performances on a national scale. However, there are important disparities between the results recorded in region and...