Main Photo: The VEN entertainment complex in Amsterdam
Location: Amsterdam’s Sloterdijk area, The Netherlands
Name: VEN Amsterdam, which includes The Park Inn Amsterdam City West and B-Apartotel Westgate
No. of Keys: 476 and 50
Seller: Omnam Group, a major Dutch construction company, with hotel projects such as The Arkeia Residences, Strasbourg, The W Hotel, Rome, The Post, Rotterdam and others in Norway and Latvia…with their HQ in London and headed up by David Zisser.
Buyer: Westmont Hospitality has acquired the VEN Amsterdam, a business and entertainment complex located in Amsterdam’s Sloterdijk area, from real estate firm Omnam Group. The transaction includes the new 476-room Park Inn Amsterdam City West, the 50-room B-Aparthotel Westgate, 4,000 sqm of conference space, a Holland Casino with a total area of 5,000 sqm as well as 6,000 sqm of retail space.
Westmont, a Canadian company and a serious player in the hotel space, with over 500 hotels worldwide with some great properties under all the major brands, including Marriott, Hilton, Accor, Hyatt and others! Founded by the Mangalji family and run today by CEO, Kenny Gibson.
THPT Comment: Omnam, not a company that we are familiar with, have some interesting hotels and The VEN complex…Westmont, a company we know well continue their upward growth path in hotels – we are guessing that B-Aparthotels will continue to run the property at The VEN.
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