Another report has highlighted the rapid growth of the hostel and limited-service sector, which is thriving as demand for low-cost beds continues to rise.
Hotel operator QHotels has taken over six former De Vere Hotels and De Vere Luxury Lodges, taking its portfolio to a total of 27 hotels.
Corporate travel helped boost hotel performance in London and the regions this October, according to the latest figures from BDO.
Restaurant group D&D London has announced plans to open its first site in Scotland at the Buchanan Galleries in Glasgow.
More details have been released for the new InterContinental London hotel at the O2, which is on scheduled to open in late 2015.