Property investment company London Town Group intends to carry out a multimillion-pound refurbishment of the 79-bedroom Ramada Leicester Stage hotel following its acquisition from Lester Hotels for an undisclosed sum.
Hotelier of the Year Award: Koolesh Shah, founder of the London Town Group
Born and raised in Britain, Koolesh Shah has spent his entire life in the hotel business. The London Town Group was the first to launch IHG’s Indigo hotel brand in the UK, a measure of the reputation the group enjoys with the big hotel brands.
Accor announces Mercure London Hyde Park Hotel
The world’s biggest hotel operator, AccorHotels announced it is opening in November 2016 with London Town Group a 72 room hotel under its Mercure brand in Talbot Square, London. The hotel is situated in a prime location close to Hyde Park and Paddington Station (the main central London terminus for express trains to Heathrow Airport).
Hotel Group Looks North
Sheffield’s Metropolitan Hotel has been acquired by the London Town Group of companies.
The Group’s latest investment is the Sheffield Metropolitan Hotel, a stylish and contemporary 112-bedroom purpose- built hotel in the heart of the city centre.