AccorHotels has revealed it has signed three new properties already in 2016.
The three hotels within the ibis and Novotel brands are located in key gateway locations across the UK: Heathrow, London Luton and Birmingham.
Accorhotels has signed under a franchise agreement with Vivek Chadha Nine Heathrow Ventures Limited, Novotel Heathrow Bath Road, a 159 room hotel.
Meanwhile, ibis has signed two new hotels. ibis Styles Birmingham, Hagley Road, formally known as The Portland Hotel, is due to open in the Spring following an extensive renovation. The 62-room hotel has been signed under a franchise agreement.
The second, ibis BUDGET London Luton Airport, a 120-room hotel is under construction and due to open during the summer of 2017. The hotel is also signed under a franchise agreement with Aytans Holdings.
Thomas Dubaere, managing director AccorHotels UK & Ireland said: “We are pleased to announce these new hotel signings which prove the attractiveness of our brands to franchise partners. Our ambitious expansion plans demonstrate our commitment to strengthening the portfolio across our budget and midscale brand segments and are another important step in our ambitious 30% increase for our UK network.”