Interstate Europe adds three properties to UK portfolio

The UK division of Interstate Europe, a leading hotel management company, had added three hotels to its UK portfolio with the openings of Holiday Inn Express London ExCel, Hilton at the Ageas Bowl Southampton and the management of the Ibis Coventry Centre.

The new Holiday Inn Express boosts 204-bedrooms and is the UK’s first modular built Holiday Inn Express. The hotel is located within the Royal Albert Dock development zone, London Docklands.

The Hilton at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton overlooks the cricket ground and has 171 rooms, eight meeting rooms, a ballroom big enough for 700 people and the UK’s first Eforea Spa, Hilton’s new own brand spa.

The Ibis Coventry Centre is a budget hotel with 89-rooms and is located in the heart of the city.

Robert Crook, Interstate’s managing director for the UK said: “We’re delighted to add this trio of tremendous hotels to our burgeoning portfolio and look forward to working alongside the owners to realise the full potential of their hotel assets.”

Interstate Europe is part of the leading US global hotel management company Interstate Hotels & Resorts and currently manages 52 properties in the UK the majority of which are Holiday Inns.