Accor has signed an agreement to manage two new-build hotels in Singapore.
The Novotel Singapore on Stevens and ibis Singapore on Stevens will form part of a brand new mixed-use development in the centre of Singapore, adding 782 new rooms to the city.
The hotels are scheduled to open by the end of 2016, and will become Accor’s largest hotel development in the Asia Pacific region.
“Accor is proud to announce the signing of two new hotels in Singapore, adding exciting new midscale and economy options for travellers to this vibrant city,” said Michael Issenberg Accor’s chairman & CEO for Asia Pacific. “Accor is pleased to work with Oxley Holdings Limited… in developing these two hotels by 2016, which will bring our total Singapore portfolio to nine hotels.”
Novotel Singapore on Stevens will offer 254 rooms, plus food and beverage outlets, a swimming pool, fitness centre, and meeting space including a ballroom. ibis Singapore on Stevens will have 528 rooms, a lobby bar and café and gymnasium. The hotels will be situated a few minutes’ drive from Orchard Road.
Accor currently operates its Mercure, Novotel and ibis brands in Singapore, with a new Sofitel So expected to open its doors by the end of this month.