Aparthotel brand Roomzzz is set to join the W Edinburgh hotel in TH Real Estate’s £1b, 1.7 million sq ft St James development in the city.
The 73-bedroom Roomzzz will become the ninth for the the aparthotel brand in the UK. It will sit alongside W Edinburgh, which is due to open in 2021. Last month W announced that that it will open an additional 39 additional bedrooms on top of the 214 previously planned for the Scottish capital.
The hotels will join a line-up of 20 restaurants, 86 shops and an Everyman Cinema.
Ed Webb, director of development management for TH Real Estate, saidthe development will create “a bespoke destination, opening up a new vista with unique views across the city – creating a place that is actively sought-out by residents and visitors alike.”
Chief executive of Roomzzz, Naveen Ahmed, added: “Our expansion into the Scottish capital is a significant milestone for Roomzzz as we look to grow our successful portfolio of luxurious aparthotels across the UK.”
JLL acted on behalf of TH Real Estate, and Christie and Co acted for Roomzzz.
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