ibis Styles strengthens its positioning in Glasgow
The chain by the group AccorHotels announced the opening of a new ibis Styles hotel in the Scottish city following renovations: the ibis Styles Glasgow Centre West.
ibis Styles Glasgow Centre West © RedefineBDL
following renovations in the center of Glasgow, an ibis Styles hotel should open a second property in summer 2018 in partnership with Redefine BDL Hotels and Maven Capital Partners.
The ibis Styles Glasgow Center West will have 137 rooms, as well as a restaurant and bar. According to Cristina De Oliveira-Frewen, Vice President franchise AccorHotels UK & Ireland: "This will be a great new hotel in a prime site in the heart of Glasgow and marks another step in the growth of our brands in the UK. Accelerating the franchise growth of the ibis Styles brand is one of our strategic priorities and this is the kind of opportunity we're looking to replicate in the right sites across the UK."
AccorHotels economy brands under the "Ibis Megabrand" (ibis, ibis Budget, ibis Styles) represent a total of 2025 hotels worldwide as of January 1, 2017, or more than 230,000 rooms, according to data published by Hospitality ON.