Wyndham Hotel Group is to introduce its Wyndham Hotels and Resorts brand
to the United Kingdom with the conversion of The Conrad London, the five-star, all-suite hotel of Hilton Hotels Corporation, to The Wyndham LondonChelsea
A Wyndham Hotel Group International subsidiary, Chelsea Harbour Management Inc., will operate the 160-unit hotel under a 20-year agreement
with the owner, Blue Harbour 2 Ltd., a privately held entity in the United Kingdom.
After an extensive search, we selected the Wyndham brand for our marquee London hotel and the company behind the brand
- Wyndham Hotel
Group International - to manage it, said Pat Power, director, Blue Harbour 2 Ltd. We are proud to introduce this widely recognized brand name
to the United Kingdom.
The Wyndham LondonChelsea Harbour is situated in the exclusive Chelsea Harbour, 50 yards from the River Thames overlooking the marina.
Chelsea, known for its upscale retail and restaurants and celebrity residents, is a few minutes drive from Kings Road, Sloane Square and
Steven A. Rudnitsky, Wyndham Hotel Group president and chief executive officer, said the introduction of the Wyndham brand in London is part
of the companys strategy to pursue flagship Wyndham hotel properties in key international and gateway cities.
London is Europes economic hub and one of the largest feeder markets in the world, he said. The addition of The Wyndham LondonChelsea
Harbour to our collection of first-class Wyndham properties further establishes Wyndham Hotel Groups position as a global hospitality company
and demonstrates the strength of the Wyndham brand.
Each of the hotels suites feature a sitting room, high-speed Internet access and 24-hour security, and many offer a balcony. Six luxury
penthouse suites overlook the harbor and river. Hotel facilities include 14 conference rooms, gymnasium, cardio room, indoor 17-meter pool,
saunas and steam rooms. Its Aquasia Restaurant, Bar and Terrace offers modern European cuisine.
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