A ‘Topping Out’ ceremony was held for a new Ruby Zoe hotel development in London’s Notting Hill Gate earlier this month.

The construction of the 173-bedroom Ruby Zoe started in mid-2021 and completion is envisaged in early 2023. Ruby Zoe will feature the group’s ‘lean-luxury’ philosophy.

Ruby Zoe will be the group’s third hotel in London. It will join Ruby Lucy on London’s Southbank plus Ruby Stella which is also scheduled to open in 2023 in Clerkenwell.

The German-based group is planning a fourth Ruby hotel in London located just a few minutes’ walk from Tate Modern, the Southbank and Borough Market. This fourth project will bring the total Zoe portfolio to 571 hotel bedrooms in central London.

One of the most interesting new hotels expected to open in the next twelve months/two years is the new W Edinburgh Hotel – not least from an architectural standpoint.

The 12-storey new-build W Edinburgh will be situated in the heart of the city’s St James Quarter. It will feature a unique façade crafted from a winding steel ‘ribbon’.

W Edinburgh will have 214 bedrooms including 20 suites and one Presidential Suite. It will include a rooftop restaurant and bar with an outdoor terrace, a spa and gym plus 2,450 square feet of meeting and events space.

W Edinburgh will form the centrepiece of a new 1.7 million square-foot development in Edinburgh. We will monitor its progress and advise accordingly.

A summer 2022 opening is scheduled for the new luxury hotel in central Manchester:  Forty-Seven Hotel.

Forty-Seven Hotel will open within the Grade-II listed Lancashire House, a former shipping warehouse located at 47 Peter Street.

Forty-Seven Hotel will have 32 bedrooms with interior designs complementing the heritage and original features of the building.

Forty-Seven Hotel will include The Peterman bar plus an Indian restaurant ‘Asha’ on the ground floor.

Forty-Seven Hotel will be operated by Kro Hospitality who also operate the Velvet Hotel, Bar and Brasserie on Canal Street in Manchester, currently undergoing an extension to add an extra18 bedrooms.

Mandarin Oriental Group is set to open a new hotel in central London this winter - The Mandarin Oriental Mayfair.

Mandarin Oriental Mayfair will open in Hanover Square.  It will include 50 bedrooms and suites plus 79 private residences. It will feature a gastronomic restaurant, a salon lounge, a bar, a private rooftop terrace with bar overlooking Mayfair as well as an indoor swimming pool and a fitness centre and spa.

Mandarin Oriental Mayfair will be a sister property to the five-red-AA-star Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, which opened in 2000.

The new Courtyard Exeter Sandy Park Hotel has now officially opened.  The new hotel, at the home of Exeter Chiefs Rugby Club, is the latest feature in the expansion of the Sandy Park site, following on from the re-development of the East Stand at the beginning of the year.

Courtyard Exeter Sandy Park has 250 bedrooms plus a fitness centre. 

Courtyard Exeter Sandy Park features the ‘View’ Restaurant and cocktail bar situated on the top floor of the hotel which offers a 360-degree view across the Exe estuary and the South Devon countryside.

Courtyard Exeter Sandy Park has three in-house meeting and events suites each seating up to 32 delegates theatre style.

Larger meeting facilities are available in the Sandy Park stadium itself. It is home to five executive suites plus eighteen seminar suites catering for up to 800 delegates. All suites are air-conditioned and equipped with the latest audio-visual technology.

Courtyard Exeter Sandy Park is situated by junction 30 of the M5 within easy reach of Exeter International Airport and central Exeter.

Staying with the subject of Rugby Clubs, Hotel Brooklyn is set to open summer 2022 beside the expanded Welford Road Stadium, home of Leicester Tigers rugby team.

Hotel Brooklyn Leicester will include 191 bedrooms, a 120-cover restaurant plus a bar and lounge and extensive meeting facilities both in the hotel and inside the stadium.

CitizenM will open its newest UK hotel in London’s Victoria this July. It will be the group’s fourth London Hotel.

The new CitizenM hotel will feature CitizenM’s modular construction method.

CitizenM London Victoria will have 226 bedrooms across 10 floors each furnished with an XL king-size bed, an HD TV plus a MoodPad control for lighting, temperature, entertainment, wake-up alarm and blinds.

CitizenM London Victoria will include the brand’s distinctive communal spaces featuring a 24/7 canteenM positioned in the centre of the building plus the brands ‘Living Room’ - a home-from-home cosy space with corners and nooks for working and relaxing.

CitizenM London Victoria is located in Vauxhall Bridge Road with neighbours including the transport hubs of Victoria rail and bus stations. It is close to major London tourist attractions including Buckingham Palace and Tate Britain.

CitizenM London Victoria will join its three sister properties in Bankside, Tower of London and Shoreditch.

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