Date: April 2018
Location: Close to the Old Town, Gibraltar
Name: Hotel Indigo Gibraltar
No. of Keys: 120
Seller: Converted from an existing office block,
Developer: Roquebrook, a London based property developer (Cyprus-owned), well versed in hotels in the UK and Romania,
Hylko Versteeg, Associate Vice President of Development, IHG, Southern Europe commented: “We’re delighted to be opening our first IHG hotel in Gibraltar with Roquebrook,
Located close to the Old Town and just a five-minute drive from Gibraltar International Airport, the hotel will offer rooms facing north towards Spain and eastward-looking rooms with views over the historic Northern Defences. the building will be entirely reconfigured with a new facade and rooftop extension to form the ~120-room Hotel Indigo Gibraltar. Alongside the onsite gym, the hotel will also have a destination restaurant and bar designed to attract locals as well as guests, and will serve seasonally inspired dishes.
THPT Comment: Full marks for IHG to be one of the first major brands to open a luxury hotel In Gibraltar, with just four four star hotels thus far – The Rock, Sunborn Gibraltar (ship with casino), The Caleta and the O’Callghan owned Eliott Hotel. Opening an Hotel Indigo also means it will be stylish and reflective of Gib.
First seen: IHG Website