23 Hotels in the Pipeline in Hamburg
Friday October 18th, 2013 - 11:02AM BG
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HAMBURG, GERMANY—There are currently 23 new hotel projects in the pipeline here, according to Top Hotel Projects, a provider of global b2b data.
One project, which will become a Holiday Inn, is situated in the City Nord where BP’s former headquarters are located. Besides the new building, the former BP building will be refurbished. The 18 story, 297-room hotel, the brand’s second in the city, is being developed by TAS and Bierwith & Kluth. It’s expected to open at the end of 2016.
The Fontenay, a 130-key property, will also open in 2016 on the site of a former InterContinental hotel located at the Outer Alster. Prizeotel is building a 218-room budget hotel between the central train station and the harbor town, while Accor is planning two Ibis hotels with a total of 448 rooms, as well as an Adagio apartment hotel downtown.
In the Hanseatic City, a 192-room Ameron business hotel, a 205-room Innside by Melia hotel, a 275-room Intercity Hotel and the 128-room Citadines Michel Hamburg are being built.
Other hotel projects include the 280-room Sportlife Hotel Othmarschen, opening in December; the 100-room B&B Hotel Hamburg, opening March 2014; the 90-room Stadthaushotel HafenCity Hamburg, opening early 2015; the 261-room Ramada Hotel Hamburg-Hammerbrook, opening autumn 2015; and the 244-room Westin Hamburg, opening spring 2016.
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When you hear all the lodging industry projections for the months and years to come, much of the robust growth is forecast to be the result of the expected influx of travelers from China. In what could only be seen as good news for the industry, that expectation moved a little closer to reality when President Obama signed a visa waiver extension for Chinese travelers earlier this month.