The banks of the River Tyne are in full emission: soon the quayside extends across the region Newcastle And Gateshead Should establish itself as a major hub business in the north of England, especially thanks to a brand Convention Centre. And this Accor Group Will bring its stones in editing the project «Newcastle Gateshead Quays», Through the opening of the opening Two-in-one hotel. Work should begin this spring to allow the buildingOpen in 2024.
Within this 14-story building, part dedicated to the brand Novotel Will understand 187 rooms. Business travelers will have access to modern meeting and event facilities in addition to gyms and restaurants. hotel A type of bird Will end with 140 bedrooms, And will mark the arrival of the economy brand in the region of the United Kingdom, as noted by Philip Lassmann, in charge of the development of Accor in Northern Europe: ” Our dual brand hotels are a great possibility for Gateshead and Newcastle. This will be the first ibis hotel in the region and will be our second Novotel Concept Hotel in the UK only “. Above all, as Philip Lasmon underlines, the Accor Group is thus part of a massive redevelopment project, which dwells in the heart of a very promising district: ” This is a great opportunity for Accor to be a part of an area that has such a strong character and identity. Gateshead Quays has undergone a major transformation over the last fifteen years and is now considered a thriving cultural destination with over one million visitors per year, making it an exciting regeneration project »
For their part, local authorities are happy to see the arrival of the French hotel businessman and his two brands: ” This announcement is great news for the development of NewcastleGateshead Quas. Says Paul Sojomoru, director of business events for the NewcastleGateshead Convention Bureau. ” Accor is one of the largest hotel companies in the world, so it is wonderful to see that we will have two of their global brands here. The investment will include more than 300 rooms that will be directly connected to the new convention and exhibition center, adding to the already excellent hotel offerings of Gateshead Quays. »