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December 2023

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Kew Green Hotels have announced the successful acquisition of Hotel Brooklyn Manchester and Hotel Brooklyn Leicester. 

Each hotel, celebrated for its unique personality inspired by the spirit of Brooklyn in New York, is set to undergo a transformation to the voco hotels brand, which will showcase each hotel’s individual charm supported by the quality and reassurance of one of the world’s leading hotel companies, IHG Hotels & Resorts (IHG). Kew Green Hotels has signed a franchise agreement with IHG and is expected to deliver this transformation of both properties to voco hotels by mid-2024.

Chris Dexter, CEO of Kew Green Hotels said, “We are delighted to welcome these vibrant urban properties into the Kew Green family. At Kew Green Hotels, we set ourselves apart by combining years of experience with innovative ideas to deliver outstanding hotel services, delivering exceptional returns for hotel owners and partners throughout our portfolio of independent hotels through to global brands.”

Hotel Brooklyn Manchester

With 189 stylish bedrooms, situated at the heart of Manchester, Hotel Brooklyn Manchester pays homage to the vibrant borough with its edgy decor and unique design elements. Home to Runyon’s Bar & Restaurant, plus flexible and adaptable event spaces thoughtfully designed to accommodate a variety of gatherings, makes it an ideal choice for both business and leisure guests.

Hotel Brooklyn Leicester

Hotel Brooklyn Leicester stands as an urban sanctuary in the heart of Leicester. Featuring 191 stylish bedrooms, The Lair restaurant and bar, plus flexible meetings and event spaces, ideal for launches, parties, and conferences, the hotel is well-equipped for both leisure and business travellers. Hotel Brooklyn Leicester has been recognised for its commitment to accessibility and inclusivity, earning the Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award at the 2023 Leicestershire Promotions Tourism & Hospitality Awards.

About voco hotels

voco Hotels combines a big brand's reassurance with an individual hotel's informality and charm, providing guests with a dependably premium experience. The name, voco, means ‘to invite’ and ‘call together,’ originating from Latin, representing the brand’s thoughtful, unstuffy and charming nature. voco’s well-put-together hotels combine memorable moments and high-quality touches, from indulgent amenities to big, comfy beds. Guests will always receive a warm welcome during a swift check-in, a comfortable room perfect for unwinding and relaxing, and vibrant bar and restaurant spaces that provide plenty of opportunities to connect and socialize. 

Halo is delighted to support Kew Green Hotels and the the re-branding integration, as well as their Marketing and Communications strategies as they continue to expand. If you would like to discuss how Halo could support your business, please email or click here to set up a chat.

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