Accor Sells Two Hotels, Debuts in Poland

Accor has sold two of its properties in New York and Philadelphia for $225 million. The sale, in which Accor remains a 25-percent shareholder, is part of a joint venture with GEM Realty Capital Inc. and Whitehall Street Real Estate Fund, The Associated Press reported. The group already owns Sofitel hotels in Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. Meanwhile, Sofitel has opened the Grand Sopot Hotel in Sopot, Poland. In redesigning the historic 1927 building, Sofitel upgraded the 126-room property to include high-tech amenities, a spa, private beach, casino and restaurant.

FREE Virtual Event

Pivoting Back to Travel: Phase 4

Are you prepared to guide your clients through the “new normal” of travel? Join us December 15, 2020 from 1pm-2:20pm EST for Pivoting Back to Travel: Phase 4. The upcoming installment of our FREE virtual series will feature presentations from the Cayman Islands, Dominican Republic, and Seabourn on their most up-to-date travel procedures, health & safety protocols they’ve implemented to keep guests safe, activities that are open to visitors, what your clients need to know while on their trip and more! Visit www.pivotingbacktotravel to view the full agenda and register for your FREE pass.
Read more on:

Suggested Articles:

The COVID-19 testing program allows eligible customers to be exempt from quarantine after a negative test result on arrival in the Netherlands.

Citing new Italian government restrictions for holiday travel, MSC Cruises has cancelled several Mediterranean cruises but will restart in January.

The health security “seal of approval” identifies properties that have achieved verification to establish confidence with guests and travel planners.