A consortium including the GB Group has secured funding for a new 190-room hotel in London’s Royal Albert Dock, reports the Construction Enquirer. Work will begin in January on the new Hampton by Hilton hotel.
The GB London Dockside consortium comprises the GB Group, Marick Real Estate and two private shareholders.
The site is next door to London City Airport at the Royal Albert Dock.
Brandon Riley, director of hotels at GB Group, told CE: "This is an exciting development in one of the capital’s prime regeneration locations, and we’re delighted to be working once again with Hilton Worldwide."
Nick Sinfield, director of Marick Real Estate, said: "This area is set to become London’s third business district and the addition of such a renowned international brand further demonstrates the growth opportunity in this region."