London is set to add more than 11,000 new hotel rooms by 2020. From the expansion of the budget sector to new openings in the upscale segment, meeting and event planners can benefit from a city that continues to evolve.
The London Hotel Monitor Report 2018, published by JLL and London & Partners highlights:
- c.140,000 rooms in the capital at July 2018, offering visitors a huge and varied choice of accommodation.
- A new record for overnight visitors – 31.9m in 2017. Visits from the US, London's largest inbound market increased by 13%.
- A 111% increase in Chinese visitors between 2012 and 2017, with further growth predicted.
London Hotel Development Monitor 2018
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A detailed look at the London hotel market
New hotel openings
In 2017 and the first half of 2018, 62 new hotels opened their doors in the capital. The likes of citizenM, MOXY London Stratford and Dorset City, London place design, art and technology at their core. Read our latest What’s new in London guide for a full list of new venues and accommodation in 2018.