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NYX Hotel brings lifestyle & diversity to Bilbao

Berlin / Bilbao, 18 January 2018: Bilbao exudes joie de vivre! It is no wonder that Leonardo Hotels – one of Europe’s leading hotel operators with establishments in more than 130 locations – has chosen the Basque metropolis as the site of the second NYX Hotel in Spain. The renovation of the building, which is situated on the outskirts of the old town and close to the Guggenheim Museum, will begin before the end of this year. The hotel in Bilbao is scheduled to open its doors in early 2019. Read more.



Pandox and the Fattal Group jointly acquire the Irish hotel group Jurys Inn

Berlin/Tel Aviv/Stockholm, December 13, 2017: The listed Swedish hotel property company Pandox AB (publ) (“Pandox”) and the Fattal Group (“Fattal”) jointly acquire the Irish hotel chain Jurys Inn. The total portfolio comprises 36 hotels with 8,013 rooms as well as 294 meeting rooms, whereas Pandox retains 21 hotel properties and Fattal retains the operating platform for the 36 hotels. The purchase price amounts to about £800 million. The transaction is expected to be completed before the end of 2017. Read more.


Leonardo Hotels Partners With GetYourGuide To Offer Its Customers New Digital Features

Berlin, 29th of November 2017: Leonardo Hotels today announced that it has entered into a cooperation with GetYourGuide, the largest online booking platform for travel activities, in order to make GetYourGuide’s global inventory digitally available to its customers. The new partnership makes it possible for guests to book in-destination tours, attraction tickets and travel activities when reserving rooms through the Leonardo Hotels website. Read more.


Sixth House in Hamburg: Leonardo Hotels Takes Over the Gresham Carat

Berlin/Hamburg, 27th of October 2017: Since the Leonardo Hotel Group first announced in June that Hamburg would be the site of a hotel expansion in a central location within their new lifestyle brand, NYX Hotels, the next step was already lined up: Following the conclusion of a purchase contract, the Gresham Carat Hamburg, located in the Veddel neighborhood, will be brought into the Leonardo Hotels brand family. It will be run under the name Leonardo Hotel Hamburg Elbbrücken. Read more.


Leonardo Hotels purchases the Scottish Portland Hotels

Berlin, 1st of August 2017: Leonardo Hotels are delighted to report it has acquired a strategically placed portfolio in Scotland increasing the company’s presence in Edinburgh and gaining a presence in Glasgow, Perth and Aberdeen. Portland Hotels will add 536 additional bedrooms across Scotland and will take Leonardo’s presence in Edinburgh to 445 bedrooms joining the Leonardo Royal which was acquired in October last year. Read more.


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