British hotel openings we all have been waiting for
“As we look ahead to 2024, VisitBritain is excited to showcase a wave of new accommodation, eateries and entertainment venues, highlighting Britain’s outstanding hospitality offer. We know that travellers from the GCC enjoy dining in our wonderful restaurants and staying in our world-class hotels, all of which Britain offers in abundance. We look forward to welcoming even more visitors from across the Gulf to explore the quality experiences on offer right across Britain,” VisitBritain Deputy Director, APMEA, Carol Maddison tells TTN.
Here are some of the new up and coming accommodation options for your clients:
Luxury Lodges at Moor Hall, Aughton, late 2023: Moor Hall is launching seven luxury lodges to connect guests with nature and provide the ultimate luxury foodie gateway. Each lodge is located within the woodlands of their grounds and will feature an outdoor terrace. Moor Hall Restaurant holds two Michelin Stars and their sister restaurant, The Barn which is also located within the grounds, was awarded a Michelin Star in 2022. Within the village of Aughton, visitors can find a third Michelin Star restaurant, So-lo.
We look forward to welcoming even more visitors from across the Gulf to explore the quality experiences on offer right across Britain
– Carol Maddison
Una St Ives, St Ives, late 2023: Situated in the picturesque Carbis Bay area on the North coast of Cornwall, the relaxed and stylish holiday resort Una St Ives will launch high-end villas from late 2023. The interior of the villas will be elegant and contemporary, each with its own private hot tub. The resort includes a spa, leisure club, a restaurant and a lido swimming pool with alfresco dining options.
The BoTree, London: Opening its doors later this year, the BoTree Hotel will offer guests a world-class experience. Settling quietly into the London neighbourhoods of Marylebone and Mayfair, get ready to meet a sophisticated blend of luxury and elegance.
Mollie’s, Manchester, early 2024: Following Mollie’s Oxfordshire and Bristol, Mollie’s Manchester will be the latest offering opening its doors in early 2024. From the team behind Soho House, the motel-diner will be at the historic site of the former Granada Studios in the St John’s neighbourhood, once home to the iconic television show Coronation Street. The hotel will feature 140 rooms, a 164-cover diner restaurant, a lounge bar with live music, and a heated outdoor terrace with a pool.
The Other House Covent Garden, London, winter 2024: The Other House Covent Garden will offer 200 ‘Club Flats’ with beautifully designed living and sleeping areas and kitchens. Expect plush interiors including bold botanical print walls, warm velvets and British tweed throughout. Stunning private spaces, a restaurant, bars and a wellness centre will be available to residents and private members, while a destination bar and a bistro-style kitchen with seasonal menus will be open to the public. Views from the rooftop bar promise to be sensational. The property is made up of seven historic buildings and a glazed inner atrium.
Treehouse Hotel Manchester, Manchester, spring 2024: Treehouse Hotel Manchester, the hotel brand’s second UK location, will open on Deansgate after an extensive redevelopment of a former hotel. With 224 bedrooms and a rooftop terrace offering panoramic views, the hotel will feature pet-friendly rooms and a line-up of food and drinks curated by celebrated Manchester chefs, including Luke Cowdrey, Justin Crawford, Mary-Ellen McTague, and Sam Grainger.
Park Hyatt London River Thames, London, spring 2024: Located within walking distance of some of London’s major attractions such as Big Ben and the London Tate, Park Hyatt London River Thames will be the first of its series in Britain. The hotel will offer guest 203 distinguished rooms and suites, plus event spaces, ensuring a welcoming atmosphere for leisure and business travellers alike.The Gotham Hotelle, Bristol, 2024: Located in the Old City quarter of Bristol, The Gotham Hotel will offer guest an experience like no other. The hotel features an array of quirky cast members, a reflection of history, and elegantly styled yet modern rooms.