Accor has announced that two newly built hotels in Leicester, Novotel Leicester and Adagio Leicester Aparthotel, will open on 16th January 2020.

The new properties, under midscale Novotel and Aparthotel Adagio brands, are owned by Charles Street Buildings Group and operated by Interstate Hotels & Resorts, Aimbridge Hospitality’s International Division. Interstate is an existing Accor partner with multiple hotels across the UK and Europe.

The 10-storey Novotel Leicester boasts 154 guestrooms, meeting spaces, a state-of-the-art gym and a ground-floor feature bar and restaurant. 

The six storey Adagio Leicester Aparthotel is opening next door to the Novotel with 98 apartments, consisting of two person studios and one-bedroom apartments for up to four people.

Each room comes with a fully fitted kitchen and a housekeeping service is also available. Adagio Leicester is perfect for longer stays, whether that be for business, leisure visitors looking for a regional base or those visiting family at university.

“Today Accor has more than 260 hotels in UKI and a strong pipeline across our luxury, midscale and economy portfolio," says Thomas Dubaere, COO Accor Northern Europe. "Opening a new build dual brand site in the heart of Leicester strengthens our midscale portfolio in the UK.

"Novotel and Adagio brands continue to go from strength to strength both in business and brand terms, and I am delighted to be opening both Novotel Leicester and Adagio Leicester in such a prime city location. We are have worked closely with the developer of this property to deliver a very high quality building which will bring significant benefits to the city and visitors.”