IHG to open London Vauxhall Staybridge Suites in 2015
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has announced plans to open its second Staybridge Suites hotel, in London's Vauxhall.
The extended stay hotel is due to open early in 2015.
Operating under a franchise agreement with new owner Spring Mews Ltd; a subsidiary of CLS Holdings plc, the 93 suite new build hotel will be managed by Cycas Hospitality, extended stay hotel specialists, who also manage Staybridge Suites London Stratford City and Staybridge Suites Liverpool.
Part of the Spring Mews development project, the hotel will be situated on Albert Embankment.
The hotel aims to offer guests spacious apartment-style suites, featuring fully equipped kitchens, LED TV's, large work areas and free Wi-Fi. Guests have use of the fitness room, business centre, laundry room and the Pantry, the brand's own convenience store that is open around the clock.
Staybridge Suites Hotels also offer a complimentary full breakfast buffet and a social evening reception three days a week.
Robert Shepherd, IHG chief development officer, Europe said: "We're seeing increasing demand for extended stay properties in a market driven by corporate business. Staybridge Suites is a distinctive part of our growth story in Europe and we're delighted to be working with our new owner partner Spring Mews on this project."
Staybridge Suites London Vauxhall will be the fourth Staybridge Suites property in the UK alongside Liverpool, Newcastle and London Stratford which opened in 2008, 2009 and 2012 respectively. Staybridge Suites Birmingham opens later this year.