Article Tag: Glasgow

Moxy

Moxy

Thu 10th January 2019

Moxy Hotels, Marriott International’s experiential hotel brand, opened in Glasgow recently at High Street. Moxy is described by the company as being ‘playful and edgy’, and it is certainly that. No doubt millennials will enjoy the pool table, giant Jenga and […]



One Devonshire Gardens

One Devonshire Gardens

Mon 19th November 2018

One Devonshire Gardens by Hotel du Vin in Glasgow has seen its bedrooms and restaurant areas transformed and two new luxury townhouse suites created. The hotel, which was bought by Frasers Hospitality UK Holdings Limited three years ago, has seen a […]



DALATA CONFIRMED AS OPERATOR FOR PROPOSED HOTEL

DALATA CONFIRMED AS OPERATOR FOR PROPOSED HOTEL

Thu 18th October 2018

A planning application for a mixed-use redevelopment, which includes a 300-bedroom four staff hotel and student accommodation, for the brownfield gap site at the junction of Renfrew Street and Renfield Street in Glasgow city centre, will be considered by Glasgow City Council later this month. 



YOTEL unveils more details on its second hotel in Scotland

YOTEL unveils more details on its second hotel in Scotland

Wed 12th September 2018

As we reported in our last issue, YOTEL’S second hotel in Scotland, in Glasgow’s Westergate Building on Argyle Street, will open in November 2019. It will bring the brand’s key count in the UK to 823 as part of its European […]



INTERVIEW:  NICOLA TAYLOR – FROM BABE IN ARMS TO THE BOSS

INTERVIEW: NICOLA TAYLOR – FROM BABE IN ARMS TO THE BOSS

Wed 6th June 2018

Nicola Taylor was literally born into the hotel industry. She came straight from the Queen Mother’s hospital to a flat on the top of Glasgow’s Lorne Hotel, which her father Maurice Taylor was running at the time. So it is not […]



Much Ado About Nothing or a Real Necessity?

Much Ado About Nothing or a Real Necessity?

Sat 14th October 2017

It used to be the case that a hotel restaurant was a hotel restaurant, where the food was produced on a large scale by an anonymous kitchen. You got what was on offer, take it or leave it. But the hotel food […]



Principal Edinburgh Launches

Principal Edinburgh Launches

Fri 13th October 2017

Last month saw The Principal Edinburgh open its doors after a £25m refurbishment. Situated in Charlotte Square, the hotel, formerly The Roxburghe Hotel, has undergone a phased renovation with the new look being created by interior architects Goddard Littlefair, alongside Principal’s in-house […]



ISG wins £5.5m contract to convert historic Glasgow building

ISG wins £5.5m contract to convert historic Glasgow building

Wed 21st June 2017

ISG has been awarded the £5.5 million contract to convert the iconic Anchor Line Building on St Vincent Place, Glasgow into a contemporary 64-bed aparthotel for The White Building Development Company Limited, is owned by Mario Gizzi and Tony Connetta. As […]



Female General Managers  Making Their Mark

Female General Managers Making Their Mark

Tue 9th May 2017

The hotel industry is still very much dominated by men at the very top. But this month, Hotel Scotland takes a look at some great female general managers who are definitely making their mark. Amanda Rennie Citizen M, Glasgow Citizen M […]



New Boss Spells Out the Way Ahead for Hilton Glasgow

New Boss Spells Out the Way Ahead for Hilton Glasgow

Thu 6th April 2017

There is a new boss at the helm of Glasgow’s biggest 5 star hotel, Susan Young reports. Calum Ross is a familiar face at Hilton UK having worked for the company for more than eight years. Now he has a fresh […]



DRG to open £8m aparthotel in Glasgow

DRG to open £8m aparthotel in Glasgow

Wed 8th February 2017

Independent restaurant chain, The DRG, has unveiled plans for a 64-room, £8m aparthotel set to open above its venues The Anchor Line and Atlantic Bar & Brasserie at St Vincent Place next spring. Mario Gizzi, who co-founded the business in 1983, […]