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TERRA FIRMA BUYS WELCOME HOTELS PORTFOLIO

Terra Firma has , has purchased a portfolio of 12 Welcome Hotels in Germany from Haus Cramer Group for an undisclosed sum...

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ACCORHOTELS TO ACQUIRE STAKE IN 25HOURS HOTELS

AccorHotels is to acquire a 30% stake in the capital of German group 25hours Hotels, which currently operates eight boutique properties across Germany, Austria and Switzerland...

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CYCAS ACQUIRES STAYBRIDGE NEWCASTLE

Hotel operator and investor Cycas Hospitality has purchased the Staybridge Suites in the northeast England city of Newcastle ...

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Dalata Buys Freehold of Clayton Cardiff

Dublin-based Dalata Hotel Group is to purchase the freehold of the four-star Clayton Hotel Cardiff, on the south coast of Wales, for €27 million...

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HNA ACQUIRES 25% STAKE IN HILTON

Chinese conglomerate HNA Group is to acquire an equity interest in Hilton Worldwide of approximately 25% from affiliates of American group Blackstone...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ADVISES CHANDRIS ON NEW MARRIOTT ATHENS.

Chandris Hotels and Marriott International to rebrand the 366-room Metropolitan Athens Hotel...

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AINA HOSPITALITY ACQUIRES SOFITEL BRUSSELS LE LOUISE

Aina Hospitality has purchased the 169-room, five-star Sofitel Brussels Le Louise in Belgium from the Maranatha Group...

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GROSVENOR SELLS ITS STAKE IN PENINSULA LONDON DEVELOPMENT

Grosvenor Britain & Ireland has sold its 50% stake in the joint venture it created with Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels (HSH) for the development of the first Peninsula-branded hotel in London...

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HYATT SELLS THE HYATT REGENCY BIRMINGHAM

An affiliate of Hyatt Hotels Corporation has sold the 319-room Hyatt Regency Birmingham in the UK to an affiliate of UAE-based Bin Otaiba Investment Group for approximately £38.6 million...

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PANDOX TO ACQUIRE THE HILTON GRAND PLACE BRUSSELS

Stockholm-based Pandox AB is to purchase the Hilton Grand Place Brussels in Belgium for €55 million ...

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MARRIOTT COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF STARWOOD

Marriott International today completed its acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, signalling the intention to keep all 30 of the combined groups’ brands, and beginning a complex integration process that may take another year to two years to complete...

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RIU AQUIRES GRESHAM HOTEL DUBLIN

Riu Hotels and Resorts has acquired The Gresham Hotel in Dublin, Ireland for €92 million...

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SECURE INCOME REIT BUYS 55 UK TRAVELODGE HOTELS

Secure Income REIT(SIR), is set to purchase the freehold of 55 Travelodge hotels (3,096 rooms) for £196 million...

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JUNSON ACQUIRES LONDON’S DOUBLETREE DOCKLANDS HOTEL

Hong Kong-based investment firm Junson Capital has reportedly purchased the DoubleTree by Hilton London – Docklands Riverside ...

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STARWOOD CLOSES THE SALE OF THE GOLDNER HIRSCH

Forging on with its asset-light strategy, Starwood Hotels & Resorts has completed the sale of the Hotel Goldner Hirsch, A Luxury Collection Hotel in Salzburg...

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PRIMOTEL EUROPE ACQUIRE HYATT REGENCY DÜSSELDORF

Aviva France and Algonquin have purchased the Hyatt Regency Düsseldorf, in western Germany, for an undisclosed sum...

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INTERNOS CLOSES SECOND NH TURIN DEAL

INTERNOS Global Investors has completed its acquisition of the NH Turin Ambasciatori, in the northern Italian city of Turin, from NH Hotel Group for €20 million...

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HI PARTNERS ACQUIRE GRAN CANARIA HOTEL

In a sale-and-leaseback agreement, Barcelona-based hotel investment firm HI Partners has recently purchased the IFA Caterina Hotel, on Gran Canaria in Spain’s Canary Islands, for €42.4 million...

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FONCIÈRE DES RÉGIONS TO ACQUIRE FIVE NH HOTELS IN GERMANY

French real estate group Foncière des Régions has acquired the purchase options for a portfolio of five NH hotels (900 guest rooms) across Germany for €125 million...

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HAMBURG HOLIDAY INN DEVELOPMENT DEAL FOR UNION INVESTMENT

Union Investment has acquired a Holiday Inn development in Hamburg from TAS Group for an undisclosed sum...

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ACCORHOTELS FINALISES ITS PURCHASE OF FRHI HOLDINGS

AccorHotels has been given permission by its shareholders to finalise the French group’s acquisition of FRHI Holdings Ltd, the parent company of the luxury Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel brands...

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AXA SELLS PULLMAN BARCELONA SKIPPER

AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets has sold the Pullman Barcelona Skipper in the Catalan capital, Spain, to a Luxembourg fund....

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ADVISES ON ACQUISITION OF ST. REGIS AND WESTIN HOTELS IN FLORENCE

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has sold two hotels in Italy’s Tuscan capital, Florence, to Nozul Hotels & Resorts...

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ARORA TAKES SOLE OWNERSHIP OF INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL AT THE O2 

It was reported this week that Arora Group has purchasd a 50% stake in the InterContinental London – The O2 in Greenwich, southeast London, from Queensgate Investments for around £100 million...

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CORINTHIA ACQUIRES THE HOTEL ASTORIA IN BRUSSELS 

Maltese group Corinthia Hotels has purchased the Hotel Astoria in Brussels...

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FDM MANAGEMENT BUYS TWO EUROPEAN PORTFOLIOS 

Hotel investment vehicle FDM Management has acquired two portfolios comprising 18 properties across Germany, France and Belgium...

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FRASERS PURCHASES THE DRESDEN MARITIM FROM INTERNOS

Frasers Hospitality Trust has acquired the 328-room Maritim Hotel Dresden for €58.4 million...

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SBE TO ACQUIRE MORGANS HOTEL GROUP 

American hospitality, real estate and entertainment group SBE has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Morgans Hotel Group...

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NEW OWNER FOR INTERSTATE HOTELS & RESORTS

US-based private equity group Kohlberg & Company has acquired global third-party management firm Interstate Hotels & Resorts...

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LONDON & REGIONAL TO BUY ATLAS HOTELS  FROM LONE STAR

London & Regional (L&R) is reportedly expanding its hotel operation with the purchase of Atlas Hotels' portfolio of 47 properties across the UK for £575 million...

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HNA AGREES DEAL TO ACQUIRE CARLSON’S HOTEL DIVISION 

HNA Tourism Group has forged an agreement with Carlson Hospitality Group that will see the Beijing-based firm purchase Carlson’s hotel division, Carlson Hotels...

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REGIONAL UK PORTFOLIO SOLD  

Six regional Hilton-managed hotels (813 rooms) across the UK have been sold to individual buyers for approximately £40 million...

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KINGDOM SELLS INTERCONTINENTAL IN ZAMBIA

Prince Al-Waheed’s Kingdom Holding has sold its 100% interest in the InterContinental Hotel Lusaka in Zambia, Southern Africa, to Mauritian-based fund QG Africa Hotel...

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MANCHESTER’S OXFORD ROAD HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS SOLD

Manchester Property Holdings Ltd has sold the Holiday Inn Express Manchester CC – Oxford Road, in northwest England, to Singapore-based property firm Heeton...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ADVISES ON NEW BARCELONA EDITION

Developer KKH Property Investors, represented by HVS Hodges Ward Elliott, has signed a management agreement with Marriott International for The Barcelona EDITION...
 

 

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REZIDOR PURCHASES A 49% STAKE IN PRIZEOTEL

Rezidor Hotel Group is making its entry into the economy hotel segment with the acquisition of a 49% stake in German budget design chain, prizeotel for £14.7 million...

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PANDOX DIVESTS EIGHT HOTELS ACROSS SWEDEN

Pandox has signed an agreement with Midstar AB that will see the Stockholm-based group divest a portfolio of eight hotels in regional cities across Sweden...

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STARWOOD CLOSES HOTEL IMPERIAL SALE TO AL HABTOOR

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has closed the sale of the 138-room Hotel Imperial, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Vienna to UAE-based conglomorate Al Habtoor Group for US$78.8 million...

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INTERCITYHOTEL DRESDEN SOLD

TLG Immobilien has acquired the InterCityHotel Dresden, in eastern Germany, along with an office building for €28.2 million from JP Commercial Xlll S.à.r.l.

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MINOR COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF TIVOLI HOTELS & RESORTS

Minor International has completed the final stage of its purchase of Tivoli Hotels & Resorts for an investment of €294.2 million...

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DALATA TO BUY LEASEHOLD INTEREST IN FOUR UK HOTELS

Dalata has conditionally agreed to purchase the leasehold interest in a portoflio of four hotels across Ireland and the UK for an enterprise value of €40 million...

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INTERNOS COMPLETES PURCHASE OF MADRID HOTEL

Internos Global Investors has aquired the NH Madrid Suecia in Spain for €45 million...

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DOĞUŞ ACQUIRES ALDROVANDI VILLA BORGHESE HOTEL, ROME

The Doğuş Group has acquired the 102-room Aldrovandi Villa Borghese Hotel next to the Villa Borghese gardens in Rome...

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NEW OWNER FOR WYNDHAM STUTTGART AIRPORT

An unnamed real estate investment company has completed the acquisition of the Wyndham Stuttgart Airport Messe Hotel in a sale-and-leaseback deal for approximately US$33.8 million...

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PATRIZIA SELLS THE INNSIDE MANCHESTER

PATRIZIA Immobilien AG has sold the INNSIDE Manchester in northwest England to a privately owned UK group for £30.5 million...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT SELLS TWO LONDON CLUB QUARTERS HOTELS

Chelsfield Partners has sold two Club Quarters hotels in the City of London to a joint venture between AXA Investment Management Real Assets and Danish pension fund ATP for £180 million...

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JERMYN STREET ACQUIRES ATHENS RESORT FROM GREEK GOVERNMENT

Jermyn Street Real Estate Fund has acquired the Westin Astir Palace Resort, 25 km from Athens city centre in Greece, from Greece’s privatization agency for €400 million...

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DALATA ACQUIRES TARA TOWERS, DUBLIN

Dalata Hotel Group is to purchase the Tara Towers Hotel in Dublin, Ireland, in an all cash deal for approximately €13 million...

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KSL ACQUIRES SCOTLAND'S CAMERON HOUSE HOTEL

Cameron House Hotel in Scotland has been sold to KSL Capital Partners for a sum reported to be between £70 million and £80 million.

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FRASERS ACQUIRES FOR UK SWIRE HOTELS

Following its purchase of UK hotel group Malmaison Hotel du Vin earlier this year in June, Singapore-based Frasers Hospitality has announced the acquisition of four boutique hotels in the UK from Swire Properties Hotels Holdings for £36.1 million...

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LOUVRE ACQUIRES 25 GERMAN HOTELS FROM NORDIC

Louvre Hotels Group has acquired a portfolio of 25 hotels across 11 German cities...

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PANDOX PURCHASES 18 FATTAL HOTELS IN GERMANY

Pandox AB, along with its minority shareholder Eiendomsspar AS (with a stake of 5.1%), is to acquire a portfolio of 18 hotels (3,415 rooms) spread across 12 German cities...

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ACCOR TO BUY THE FAIRMONT, RAFFLES AND SWISSÔTEL BRANDS

AccorHotels has signed an agreement with the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) and Oxford Properties that will see the French group acquire FRHI Holdings Ltd, the parent company of the luxury Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel brands...

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INTERNOS ACQUIRES MERCURE HOTEL HANNOVER-MITTE

Internos Global Investors has acquired the Mercure Hotel Hannover-Mitte in Germany from an E&P Real Estate fund for €20.2 million...

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HOST SELLS EUROPEAN PORTFOLIO TO WALTON STREET/ BENSON ELLIOTT/ ALGONQUIN JOINT VENTURE

In partnership with Algonquin SA, a joint venture between UK-based Benson Elliott and US-based Walton Street Capital has acquired a portfolio of eight hotels (2,308 rooms) across seven major European cities from Host Hotels & Resorts' European Joint Venture for €420 million...

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GOLDMAN SACHS AND HIGHGATE BUY K+K HOTELS

A joint venture between Dallas-based hotel owner and operator Highgate Hotels and investment bank Goldman Sachs has purchased Austrian-based K+K Hotels from the Koller Family...

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ACCOR PURCHASES 43-PROPERTY PORTFOLIO FROM FONCIÈRE DES RÈGION

AccorHotels has acquired a portfolio of 43 hotels across France from Foncière des Règions for €281 million....

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT SELLS NH SANTO STEFANO, TURN TO INTERNOS

nternos Global Investors has acquired the NH Santo Stefano in Turn, Italy, for its "Real Value Plus" fund...

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PATRON AND RBS SELL JUPITER HOTELS PORTFOLIO

Patron Capital and its 50:50 joint venture partner, the Royal Bank of Scotland, have sold the Jupiter Hotels portfolio

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MINOR ACQUIRES ITS FIFTH EUROPEAN TIVOLI HOTEL

Thailand-based Minor Hotel Group (MHG) has acquired the freehold interest in the 279-room Tivoli Oriente in Lisbon...

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DALATA BUYS CLARION HOTEL IN CORK

Dalata Hotel Group is to purchase the Clarion Hotel Cork, Ireland's southwest coast, for €35.1 million...

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ART-INVEST ACQUIRES NOVOTEL ERLANGEN

Cologne-based Art-Invest Real Estate has bought the Novotel Erlangen, in the southeast German city of Erlangen...

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CRIMSON HOTELS ACQUIRES REGENCY HOTEL, KENSINGTON LONDON

Crimson Hotels has purchased the Regency Hotel in London's Kensington area from Corncrest for more than £100 million...

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CORK'S CASTLEMARTYR RESORT SOLD

Hotelier Martin Shaw has purchased the Castlemartyr Resort in Cork, on Ireland's southwest coast, from the National Asset Management Agency...

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DEKA ACQUIRES SOFITEL MUNICH BAYERPOST

German fund manager Deka has acquired the Sofitel Munich Bayerpost

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PANDOX SELLS THE SCANDIC ANTWERP TO VAN DER VALK

Swedish group Pandox has entered into an agreement to sell the shares in the entity that owns the Scandic Antwerp in Belgium to Netherlands-based chain Van der Valk

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THE CAIRN GROUP BUYS THE RAMADA GLASGOW AIRPORT

Northeast England-based hotel operator the Cairn Group has acquired the Ramada Glasgow Airport, in Scotland, for an undisclosed multimillion pound sum.

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STARWOOD SELLS WESTIN EXCELSIOR ROME TO KATARA

Katara Hospitality has agreed to purchase the Westin Excelsior Rome in Italy from Starwood Hotels & Resorts for €222 million...

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CDL REIT ACQUIRES CAMBRIDGE HOTEL

CDL Hospitality Trust, the Singapore-based REIT managed by M&C REIT Management Limited, an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Millennium & Copthorne Hotels, has purchased the Cambridge City Hotel in the UK...

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ART INVEST ACQUIRES SIX GERMAN PROPERTIES FROM B&B

Real estate investment firm Art Invest has acquired three hotels and three sites in Germany from B&B Hotels in a sale-and-lease-back deal for an undisclosed sum...

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UNION INVESTMENT SELLS HAMBURG MARRIOTT

London-based real estate investor UK & European Investments has purchased the Hamburg Marriott Hotel in the port of Hamburg, northern Germany, from Union Investment for €65 million...

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COMPASS ACQUIRE BIG SLEEP PORTFOLIO IN UK

In a joint venture with Singapore-based Seacare Hospitality Pte Ltd, Thai group Compass Hospitality has acquired a portfolio of three hotels in the UK for an undisclosed sum...

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SAFESTAY TO ACQUIRE SMART CITY HOTEL IN EDINBURGH

Blackfriars Property plans to sell the five-star Smart City hostel in Scotland's capital, Edinburgh, to luxury hostel group Safestay for £14.9 million...

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UNION INVESTMENT PURCHASES SECOND HOTEL IN WROCLAW

It was reported this week that Frankfurt-based Union Investment has acquired the Radisson Blu Hotel, Wroclaw in western Poland...

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ACCOR SELLS IBIS DUBLIN

London-based hotel real estate investor and asset manager Hetherly Capital Partners has purchased the ibis Dublin in Ireland from AccorHotels in a sale-and-franchise-back deal...

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MILLENNIUM & COPTHORNE ACQUIRES LIVERPOOL HOTEL

Millennium & Copthorne has signed an agreement to purchase the Beatles-themed Hard Days Night Hotel in Liverpool, northwest England, from Merseyside-based property entrepreneur Tony Criss for £13.8 million...

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KEW GREEN BECOMES FIRST OVERSEAS INVESTMENT FOR CHINESE GROUP

Kew Green Hotels, the UK-based group and the largest franchisee of InterContinental Hotels Group's Holiday Inn brand within Europe, has reportedly been acquired by Chinese firm HK CTS Hotels Co for a price believed to be in the region of £400 million...

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FATTAL ACQUIRES FIRST HOTEL IN ITALY

Fattal Hotels has made its move into Italy with a hotel purchase in Milan...

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LFPI PURCHASES ALLIANCE HOTEL GROUP'S 12-HOTEL PORTFOLIO IN FRANCE

Asset management group LFPI has acquired Alliance Hotel Group from private equity firm Lone Star for an undisclosed sum...

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ABU DHABI INVESTOR ACQUIRES GREAT SCOTLAND YARD HOTEL IN LONDON

Abu Dhabi-based Lulu Group International has acquired London's famous Great Scotland Yard building, which once housed the headquarters of the London Metropolitan Police, from Galliard Homes for £110 million...

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UNION INVESTMENT BUYS ANDEL'S HOTEL BERLIN

Frankfurt-based Union Investment has purchased the 557-room andel's Hotel in Berlin, Germany, from a property company owned by Warimpex Finanz-Und Beteiligungs AG and UBM Development AG for €105 million...

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MCALEER & RUSHE SELL JURYS INN PORTFOLIO

To release capital for further development and investment, Irish developer McAleer & Rushe has sold a four-property portfolio of Jurys Inn hotels in four different UK cities...

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SHIVA SELLS TWO UK RAMADAS TO MARATHON

MCAP Global Finance has acquired two Ramada hotels in the UK from Shiva Hotels for more than the £21.5 million guide price...

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MCAP ACQUIRES THE LIVERPOOL INDIGO

The 151-room Hotel Indigo Liverpool, in the port of Liverpool in northwest England, has been sold to an investment vehicle affiliated with New-York headquartered MCAP Global Finance Ltd for an undisclosed sum...

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HISPANIA PURCHASES TWO HOTELS ON FUERTEVENTURA

Via its Hispania Real SOCIMI, SAU subsidiary, Hispania Activos Immobiliarios has acquired two resort properties on the island of Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands...

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ARENA TOWER HOLIDAY INN AND HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS SOLD

Through one of its subsidiaries, Singapore-based institutional investor First Sponsor Group Ltd has purchased two Holiday Inn-branded hotels in Amsterdam...

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MANDARIN ORIENTAL TO PURCHASE THE RITZ MADRID IN A JOINT VENTURE

Saudi Arabian conglomerate The Olayan Group, in a 50/50 joint venture with Mandarin Oriental International Ltd, is to acquire the Hotel Ritz Madrid in Spain...

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IHG COMPLETES THE SALE OF THE INTERCONTINENTAL PARIS – LE GRAND

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has completed the sale of the InterContinental Paris – Le Grand, in France, to an affiliate of Qatari investment fund Constellation Hotels Holding...

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ACCOR SELLS TWO IBIS PORTFOLIOS IN THE UK AND IRELAND

In two separate transactions, Accor has sold seven hotels (708 guest rooms) across the UK and Ireland in sale-and-franchise-back deals for €32.6 million ...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ADVISES ON SALE OF THE GRITTI PALACE, VENICE

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has sold the Gritti Palace in Venice, Italy, to Qatar-based Nozul Hotels & Resorts for €105 million...

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QATAR AIRWAYS SWOOPS INTO SCOTLAND

Advised by HVS Hodges Ward Elliott, Qatar Airways has purchased the four-star, 170-room Novotel Edinburgh Park, near to Edinburgh Airport...

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MARATHON TO BUY FORMER MINT HOTELS IN THE UK

New York-based Marathon Asset Management has reportedly agreed to purchase a 1,200-room portfolio of five former Mint properties across the UK...

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ART-INVEST PURCHASES LE MÉRIDIEN PARKHOTEL FRANKFURT

Cologne-based Art-Invest Real Estate has acquired Le Méridien Parkhotel Frankfurt in Germany from private equity group Kildare Partners for an undisclosed sum ...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ACTS FOR MARRIOTT ON THE SALE OF PARIS HOTEL

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott, on behalf of Marriott International, has successfully arranged the sale of the Courtyard by Marriott Paris Arcueil...

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ACE HOTEL LONDON SOLD

Starwood Capital Group has sold the Ace Hotel London to a venture capital company...

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QATAR AIRWAYS BUYS SHERATON SKYLINE HOTEL

Qatar Airways recently announced that it has purchased the 350-room Sheraton Skyline Hotel, close to London's Heathrow Airport...

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CERBERUS PURCHASES UK HOLIDAY INN PORTFOLIO

New York-based Cerberus Capital Management has acquired a portfolio of 18 Holiday Inn hotels across the UK...

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DALATA BUYS BELFAST HOTEL

Dalata Hotel Group has signed an agreement to purchase the freehold interest in the 170-room Holiday Inn Belfast in Northern Ireland for £18.5 million...

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STARWOOD CAPITAL ACQUIRE SEVEN MELIA HOTELS

Meliá Hotels International and Starwood Capital have formed a joint venture...

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DEKA BUYS LE MÉRIDIEN MUNICH

Deka Immobilien has purchased the Le Méridien Munich in Germany...

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FONCIÉRE DES MURS ACQUIRES 22 B&B HOTELS

French real estate group Foncière des Murs (FDM) has acquired a portfolio of 22 B&B hotels across Germany...

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MCAP GLOBAL ACQUIRES DOUBLETREE IN CHESTER

MCAP Global Finance has acquired the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Spa Chester in the UK...

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KENNEDY WILSON EUROPE BUYS PARK INN LOAN PORTFOLIO

Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate (KWE) has acquired a portfolio of loans secured against eight Park Inn hotels across the UK...

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ART-INVEST ACQUIRES THE SOFITEL HAMBURG ALTER WALL

Cologne-based Art-Invest Real Estate has purchased the Sofitel Hamburg Alter Wall in Hamburg...

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EURO HOTEL ACQURIES SECOND BARCELONA HOTEL

It was reported that Euro Hotel has acquired the Hotel Solvasa Barcelona in Spain...

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HISPANIA AND BARCELÓ FORM REIT

Hispania Real SICMI (Hispania), a subsidiary of Spanish company Hispania Activos Immobiliarios, has signed a framework agreement with family owned Barceló Group for the creation of a hotel real estate investment trust...

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DALATA COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF TWO IRISH HOTELS

Dalata Hotel Group completed the acquisition of two hotels in Ireland this week...

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DEKA ACQUIRES ADINA FRANKFURT DEVELOPMENT

An Adina aparthotel development in Frankfurt, Germany has been acquired by Deka Immobilien...

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LONE STAR TO PURCHASE JURYS INN FOR £680 MILLION

Mid-market hotel group Jurys Inn is to be sold to an affiliate of US private equity firm Lone Star Funds...

 

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LONDON'S ST ERMIN'S HOTEL SOLD

The St Ermin's Hotel in London's Westminster area has been acquired by US-based family Tei Fu and Oi-lin Chen...

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CBRE GLOBAL INVESTORS ACQUIRES ETAP BELFAST

CBRE Global Investors has purchased the 146-room Etap Belfast in Northern Ireland for £6.6 million...

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STARWOOD CAPITAL ACQUIRES LONDON EXTENDED STAY PORTFOLIO

In an off-market transaction, US-based Starwood Capital Group has acquired a London property portfolio for £206 million, including four extended stay hotels and a residential complex...

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TOPLAND BUYS FEATHER’S UK BEST WESTERN PORTFOLIO

Private investor Topland has purchased Liverpool-based independent hotel operator Feathers Group for reportedly around £65 million ...

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MOTEL ONE SELLS NINE HOTELS IN GERMANY TO FONCIERE DES MURS

German budget group Motel One has sold a nine-property portfolio in Germany to FDM Managment, the hotel operations arm of French real estate investor Fonciére des Regions...

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STARWOOD CAPITAL ACQUIRES TWO SCOTTISH HOTELS

Through a controlled affiliate, Starwood Capital Group has acquired Scottish firm The Town House Collection...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ADVISES INVESCO ON PULLMAN PARIS SALE

Acting on behalf of one of its dedicated hotel funds, Invesco Real Estate has sold the Pullman Hotel Paris La Defense to an affiliate of the Qatar Armed Forces Investment Portfolio...

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UNION INVESTMENT'S FIRST POLISH ACQUISITION

Frankfurt-based Union Investment has acquired the 300-room Hampton by Hilton Warsaw City Centre...

 

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DEKA ACQUIRES HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS IN NUREMBERG

Deka Immobilien purchases the 124-room Holiday Inn Express Nuremberg City – Hauptbahnhof and the 80-room Hampton by Hilton Nuremberg City Centre...

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NEW TRANSACTIONS SEE DALATA EXPAND IN THE UK

Dalata Hotel Group has agreed to acquire nine hotels from Moran & Bewley's Hotel Group for €455 million...

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CONSTELLATION TO ACQUIRE INTERCONTINENTAL PARIS

InterContinental Hotels Group has reportedly accepted an offer of €330 million from Qatar-based Constellation Hotels Holding ... 

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INVESCO BUYS THE MERCURE TERMINUS NORD

Invesco acquired the Mercure Terminus Nord in Paris, opposite the Eurostar terminal at Gare du Nord...

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LIMERICK STRAND HOTEL SOLD

US businessman John Malone has purchased the Limerick Strand Hotel in the city of Limerick, Midwest Ireland...

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DE VERE PORTFOLIO SOLD TO QHOTELS BACKERS

Six former De Vere Hotels and De Vere Luxury Lodges in the UK have been purchased by Sankaty Advisors and Canyon Capital Advisors, the backers of QHotels...

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KSL ACQUIRES VILLAGE URBAN RESORT CHAIN

KSL Capital Partners has acquired De Vere's portfolio of Village Urban Resort hotels in the UK...

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SOLSTRA BUYS COPENHAGEN MARRIOTT HOTEL

Private equity investment firm Solstra Capital Partners has reportedly acquired the Copenhagen Marriott Hotel in Denmark...

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INTERNOS ACQUIRES THE NH KÖLN MEDIAPARK

Internos Hotel Real Estate Fund has acquired the NH Köln Mediapark from London-based investment manager InfraRed Capital Partners for €29.5 million...

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INVESCO BUYS 23% SHARE OF GENERATOR

Patron Capital has sold a 23% stake in Generator Hostels to Invesco Real Estate...

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LOUVRE HOTELS GROUP SOLD

Shanghai travel company, Jin Jiang International Holdings Co., has bought Paris-based Louvre Hotels Group for a reported €1.2 billion...

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LEGAL AND GENERAL BUYS MANCHESTER TRAVELODGE

Legal and General Property has acquired 19-31 Piccadilly Gardens in the city of Manchester,...

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ACCOR ACQUIRES A 35% SHARE IN MAMA SHELTER

Accor has purchased a 35% stake in the French budget design chain, Mama Shelter...

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SHIVA ACQUIRES KINGSWAY HALL HOTEL LONDON

Privately owned hotel manager and developer Shiva Hotels has purchased the Kingsway Hall Hotel in London, UK, from Cola Holdings...

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NH SELLS ITS STAKE IN SOTOGRANDE RESORT, SPAIN

NH Hoteles has sold its 97% stake in the Sotogrande resort in southern Spain to Cerberus and Orion Capital...

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DALATA PICKS UP PART OF PROJECT NADAL IN IRELAND

The Dublin-based group has agreed to acquire the four-star, 195-room Clayton Hotel in county Galway and the  Whites Hotel in the town of Wexford...

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PREMIER INN HUB PROJECT IN LONDON FORWARD SOLD

Private equity investment firm Osprey Equity Partners has on-sold a Hub by Premier Inn development on Brick Lane, in east London...

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REDEFINE BUYS EDINBURGH DOUBLETREE

Redefine International has purchased the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Edinburgh City Centre, in Scotland, for £25.27 million. ..

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CONSORTIUM OF INVESTORS ACQUIRES SAVOY HOTEL, LIMERICK

A consortium of investors has acquired the Savoy Hotel in Limerick, Ireland...

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AZORA SELLS HARRINGTON HALL, LONDON

A Middle Eastern investment group has acquired the NH Harrington Hall Hotel in London...

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ACCOR BUYS PORTFOLIO OF LEASED HOTELS IN THE UK

Accor’s investment and hotel owning division, HotelInvest, has acquired a portfolio of 13 hotels across the UK for £71 million...

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TRAVELODGE GROUP OWNERS ACQUIRE 144 LEASED HOTELS

A consortium has bought a portfolio of 144 properties across the UK leased to budget group Travelodge...

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FAR EAST ORCHARD VENTURES INTO EUROPE

Singaporean group Far East Orchard has acquired a 50% stake in a group of hotels across Germany and Denmark....

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JW MARRIOTT BUCHAREST SOLD

Bank of Cyprus is selling the Romanian-based owner of the JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel....

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LONDON & REGIONAL SELLS HILTON FRANKFURT

UK-based private property company London & Regional has sold the 342-room Hilton Frankfurt...

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KENNEDY WILSON TO ACQUIRE FAIRMONT ST ANDREWS

Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate is to purchase the Fairmont St Andrews Resort in Scotland...

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ALGONQUIN BUY LIVERPOOL NOVOTEL

Belgian investor and hotel operator Algonquin has purchased the 209-room Novotel Liverpool Central from NAMA for £13.15 million...

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CHINESE INVESTMENT IN STEIGENBERGER HOTEL DEIDESHEIM

The four-star Steigenberger Hotel Deidesheim has been sold to a group of Chinese investors...

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THAI GROUP FICO BUYS GERMAN PORTFOLIO

Thailand-based conglomerate Fico Corporation has purchased a portfolio of eight hotels across Germany (931 rooms) and one in Belgium (176 rooms) for €80 million...

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TOPLAND ACQUIRES HALLMARK HOTELS

Following its purchase of 12 Menzies hotels in December 2013, London-based privately owned investment firm Topland has added a further eight hotels (730 rooms) to its portfolio with the acquisition of Hallmark Hotels...

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UNION INVESTMENT ACQUIRES THE RADISSON BLU, AMSTERDAM CITY CENTRE

Frankfurt-based Union Investment has purchased the Radisson Blu Hotel, Amsterdam in the Netherlands for an undisclosed sum...

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STARHOTELS PURCHASE TWO LONDON BOUTIQUE HOTELS

Family owned Italian group Starhotels has purchased two boutique hotels in London’s South Kensington area from private investors...

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INTERCONTINENTAL BUDAPEST SOLD TO AL HABTOOR

Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor has acquired his second hotel in the Hungarian capital, Budapest...

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KATARA BUYS FIVE INTERCONTINENTALS IN EUROPE

Katara Hospitality has purchased five hotels in key European cities from a private investor for an undisclosed sum...

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REDEFINE ACQUIRES LONDON ENFIELD TRAVELODGE

Real estate investment trust Redefine International has acquired the 132-room Travelodge London Enfield Hotel for £10 million...

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MOUNT KELLETT PURCHASES PARIS LE MÉRIDIEN

It was reported this week that private equity firm Mount Kellett Capital Management has purchased the 1,025-room Le Méridien Etoile in Paris...

 

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INTERNOS BUYS HOTELS IN BERLIN AND DRESDEN

Internos Global Investors has acquired two hotels in Germany for a total of €75 million...

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NH AMSTERDAM CENTRE SOLD

Fonciere des Murs has bought the NH Amsterdam Centre in the Netherlands from NH Hoteles for €52.4 million...

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NORTHWOOD BUYS FOUR SEASONS IN PRAGUE

Real estate investment firm Northwood has acquired the Four Seasons Hotel Prague...

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ART-INVEST BUYS MERCURE IN LEIPZIG

Cologne-based real investment company Art-Invest Real Estate acquires the Mercure Hotel Leipzig am Johannisplatz...

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ACCOR’S HOTELINVEST TO ACQUIRE TWO PORTFOLIOS

French group Accor announced this week that its investment arm, HotelInvest, is to acquire two European hotel portfolios for around €900 million...

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CHARDON BUYS TWO HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS HOTELS IN SCOTLAND

Hotel and restaurant management company Chardon has purchased two Holiday Inn Express hotels in Scotland from property specialists CHGF... Read more ...

ORCHARD STREET BUYS MANCHESTER ARENA TRAVELODGE

Orchard Street Investment Management has acquired the Travelodge Manchester Central Arena Hotel on behalf of St. James Place Property Unit...

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EMIN BUYS BARCELONA BUILDING FOR HOTEL CONVERSION

Emin Capital has purchased an office building in Barcelona, Spain from Deutsche Bank for conversion...

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KILDARE PARTNERS ACQUIRES TWO LE MÉRIDIENS IN GERMANY

Kildare Partners acquires a portfolio of both debt and equity from Deutsche Bank which includes two hotels in Germany...

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WESTMONT AND BESTFORD ACQUIRE BROOKLANDS

Westmont Hospitality Group and Singapore-based Bestford Capital have purchased the Brooklands Hotel in Surrey...

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PANDOX SELLS 14 HOTELS IN SWEDEN

Fastighets AB Balder has acquired a portfolio of 14 hotels (2,430 rooms) across Sweden from Stockholm-based hotel property company Pandox...

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HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS SITE IN DÜSSELDORF SOLD

A Holiday Inn Express development in Düsseldorf city centre has been purchased by Cologne-based Dereco ...

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JURYS INN BUYS THREE OF ITS HOTELS IN THE UK

Jurys Inn Hotel Group has purchased the freeholds of three of its hotels it operates across the UK...

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MARRIOTT GROSVENOR SQUARE SOLD FOR £125 MILLION

A Hong Kong-based private equity firm, Joint Treasure, has acquired the leasehold of the Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square in London...

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FIVE FORMER AKKERON HOTELS SOLD

The leaseholds of five former Akkeron Hotels in the UK have been sold after the group fell into administration in February 2014...

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DEKA IMMOBILIEN ACQUIRES TWO HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS HOTELS

Deka Immobilien has reportedly purchased two Holiday Inn Express properties in Germany for approximately €21 million each...

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INTERNOS BUYS THE INTERCITYHOTEL LEIPZIG

INTERNOS Global Investors has completed the purchase of the InterCityHotel Leipzig in Germany from Hamburg-based B&L Gruppe...

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PATRIZIA ACQUIRES TWO MUNICH MARRIOTTS

Real estate investment firm PATRIZIA Immobilien AG has bought two Marriott hotels in Munich, Germany...

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VERSA BUYS BRIDGESTREET

An affiliate of US private equity investor Versa Capital Management has acquired serviced apartment group BridgeStreet Global Hospitality...

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ST JAMES’S ACQUIRES 14 UK FORESTDALE HOTELS

St James’s Hotels has acquired a portfolio of 14 hotels across the UK with its purchase this week of Forestdale Hotels...

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STARWOOD CAPITAL BUYS DE VERE VENUES

In its second major deal of 2014 Starwood Capital Group has purchased De Vere Venues...

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VIVERIS ACQUIRES 25-HOTEL FRENCH BUDGET PORTFOLIO

French asset manager and real estate fund Viveris REIM has signed an agreement that will see it acquire a portfolio of 25 budget hotels across France...

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INVESCO BUYS INTERCITY PORTFOLIO ON BEHALF OF UK CLIENT

Invesco Real Estate (IRE) has purchased a portfolio of four InterCityHotel properties in Germany on behalf of one of its clients...

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PANDOX SELLS HILTON LONDON DOCKLANDS

Swedish group Pandox has signed an agreement to sell the Hilton London Docklands Riverside, in east London, to private investment firm H.I.G. Capital...

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MARRIOTT BUYS FOUR UK SITES FOR ITS MOXY BRAND

Marriott International and Ikea Group have purchased four sites in the UK for Marriott’s new budget brand Moxy Hotels...

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CHATTERIS PURCHASES LONDON'S ENTERPRISE HOTEL

Chatteris Developments, an 80:20 joint venture between Singapore-based Heeton Holdings and Ryobi Kiso Holdings, has purchased the 100-room Enterprise Hotel...

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BLACKSTONE SELLS TRIANON PALACE, VERSAILLES

New York-based private equity group Blackstone has sold the Trianon Palace de Versailles, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel to French firm Financiére Immobiliére Bordelaise...

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MILLENNIUM ACQUIRES BOSCOLO PALACE, ROME

Millennium & Copthorne is to purchase its first hotel in Italy via a wholly owned subsidiary...

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RADISSON BLU BIARRITZ SOLD

The 150-room Radisson Blu Biarritz in France has been sold by Amercian investor, Damson, to JMA Hotellerie for an undisclosed sum...

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CROWNE PLAZA SCHWEIZERHOF HANOVER SOLD

Fair Value REIT has sold the 201-room Hotel Crowne Plaza Schweizerhof in Hanover for a reported €18.1 million...

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SCANDIC ACQUIRES RICA

Scandic has acquired 72 Rica hotels after entering an agreement with the hotel group...

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UMI LONDON LOOKS TO A RESIDENTIAL FUTURE

New York-based private equity group Angelo, Gordon & Co. has acquired the Umi London hotel from London-based Lowy Group...

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VENETIAN MANSION TO BECOME A LUXURY HOTEL

LDC Hotels & Resorts has purchased its third property in Italy...

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STEIGENBERGER BAD HOMBURG SOLD

Cologne-based Art-Invest Real Estate acquires the 169-room Steigenberger Hotel Bad Homburg in central Germany from open-ended fund AXA Immoselect...

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HILTON DUBLIN SOLD

The Hilton Dublin in Ireland bought by US businessman, John Malone, for €30 million...

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ASSET NUMBER NINE FOR INTERNOS’ HOTEL REAL ESTATE FUND

Internos Global Investors has acquired the Maritim Hotel & International Congress Center in Dresden, southeast Germany...

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THE ABBA QUEEN’S GATE HOTEL SOLD

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott is  pleased to announce the recent sale of the Abba Queen’s Gate Hotel in Kensington...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT REPRESENTED MARRIOTT IN THE SALE OF THE RENAISSANCE BARCELONA

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott  is pleased to announce that acting on behalf of Marriott International it has successfully arranged the sale of Marriott’s leasehold interests in the Renaissance Barcelona Hotel...

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CLARION HOTEL DUBLIN SOLD

Patron Capital has purchased the Clarion Hotel Dublin City for a reported €33 million (€225,000 per room)...

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SHELBOURNE DUBLIN DEBT SOLD

It was reported this week that Californian real estate and investment firm Kennedy Wilson is to pay Irish Bank Resolution Corporation and Bank of Ireland US$151 million...

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STARWOOD CAPITAL ACQUIRES FOUR PILLARS IN THE UK

Starwood Capital Group has purchased UK hotel chain Four Pillars Hotels...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ACTS FOR MARRIOTT ON THE SALE OF A TRIO OF EDITIONS

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott represented Marriott International in the sale of three Edition hotels (in the UK and the USA) for approximately US$815 million...

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STARMAN SELLS THE HOTEL BRISTOL

London-based Starman Hotels has sold the 206-room Hotel Bristol in Warsaw, Poland, to a group of private investors...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT SELLS MERCURE PORTFOLIO

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott is pleased to announce that it has successfully arranged the sale of three German hotels to HR Group...

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RADISSON BLU BALMORAL SOLD

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott (HVS HWE) has successfully arranged the sale of the 106-room Radisson Blu Balmoral in Spa, Belgium...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ADVISES ON THE SALE OF NH DÜSSELDORF CITY NORD

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott hassuccessfully arranged the sale of the 330-room NH Düsseldorf City Nord...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ADVISES ON THE SALE OF THE NH GRAND HOTEL KRASNAPOLSKY, AMSTERDAM

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott has successfully arranged the sale of the 468 room NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, in the center of Amsterdam, for €157 million...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ADVISES ON THE SALE OF FIVE BELGIAN HOTELS TO CTF DEVELOPMENT

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott has successfully arranged the sale of shares in the owning companies of five Belgian hotels...

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HVS HODGES WARD ELLIOTT ADVISES GOLDMAN SACHS’ WHITEHALL FUND AND GENGATE ON THE LARGEST EUROPEAN HOTEL TRANSACTION OF 2012

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott, acting on behalf of Goldman Sachs’ Whitehall 2005 Global and International Funds and Gengate, has successfully arranged the sale of shares in the owning company of five Marriott-operated four- and five-star hotels...

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