London continues to be the European city with the largest number of hotels under development, according to the July 2011 STR Global Construction Pipeline Report.

There are 9,918 rooms planned for London, with 4,506 of them currently under construction.

Across Europe, the total development pipeline comprises 800 hotels (130,260 rooms). After London, cities reporting a significant number of rooms under construction include Istanbul (2,438 rooms), Stockholm (1,706 rooms), Berlin (1,436 rooms) and Manchester (1,431 rooms).

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By Janet Harmer

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