New Novotel set for Cambridge

AccorInvest has won approval to develop a hotel with 217 bedrooms near Cambridge North Station, with the creation of more than 60 jobs.

The hotel will be operated by AccorInvest and managed by Accor under the Novotel brand.

The new four-star hotel will feature a restaurant, bar, gym, 10m swimming pool and conference facilities, and is is due to open in autumn 2020.

Olivier Daguzan, CEO Northern Europe at AccorInvest, said, “This new development in Cambridge which is one of the first fully funded by AccorInvest since the official creation of the company in May 2018 is demonstrating our ability to seize development opportunity in key locations.

'It is fully aligned with our strategy of owner and operator in the midscale segment in Europe.”