|Amersfoort (the Netherlands), 3rd June 2004
– Golden Tulip Hotels, Inns & Resorts is pround to announce the completion
of the Tulip Inn Amersfoort’s two and a half year renovation programme.
With a total investment of Euro 6,8 million, the renovation was concluded
in April 2004 and included the addition of 20 newly constructed room. The
Tulip Inn Amersfoort now offers 94 bedrooms and 19 conference rooms.
Mr Frans Rotteveel, general manager of the Tulip Inn Amersfoort comments: “I am very proud of the results of the renovation. The Tulip Inn Amersfoort was built at the end of the ’50's in the typical Berlage-style and is now a modern conference hotel on the inside following the renovation.”
Hans Kennedie, President & CEO of Golden Tulip Hotels, Inns & Resorts, comments: ”These type of investments are extremely important for various reasons. In today’s highly competitive market, hotels need to invest in order to maintain their market share either by improving facilities or by expanding capacity. Furthermore, the introduction of standard room types will allow our franchisees to benefit from increased brand awareness and cost savings through standardisation. By allowing a number of variations in the room types, we can truly live our promise of international standards, local flavours.”
The Tulip Inn Amersfoort is part of the hotel management portfolio of EuroTulip Hospitality Management B.V. (EuroTulip). EuroTulip was founded in April 2003 and is owned by a consortium of shareholders. Golden Tulip Hospitality B.V., the mother company of Golden Tulip Hotels, Inns & Resorts, AHM Hotel Group B.V. and Franmar Holding B.V. The portfolio of EuroTulip consists out of seven Golden Tulip and Tulip Inns with a total of 697 rooms, all located in central region of the Netherlands.
Golden Tulip Hotels, Inns & Resorts is a privately owned franchise company with its head office based in Amersfoort, the Netherlands, franchising some 270 hotels across 41 countries, with the majority of hotels being located in urban destinations across Europe, the Middle East & Africa.
Ms. Rachna Taneja
|Also See:||Dutch Hotel Owners Converting Two Properties to the Golden Tulip Hotels, Inns & Resorts Franchise Brand / December 2003|
|Golden Tulip, Primarily a Franchise Company, Participates as Shareholder in Acquisition of Six Hotels in the Netherlands; Properties Will Set the Standards for Franchisees / April 2003|