The hotel chain Petter A. Stordalen Nordic Choice has operated for several years the Quality Alexandra Hotel, which with 165 rooms is the second largest hotel in Moldes.
From the first day of January of the next year is over. Then the competitor of Royal Copenhagen takes over the operation of the hotel. The Scandic operates from the largest hotel in Moldova, the Scandic Seilet, with 224 rooms. Thus the Scandic has 389 rooms in Molde. It is equal to more than 60% of all hotel rooms in the city.
Did not agree
It's Pandox, including Christian Ringnes and the brothers Helene and Christian Sundt, as big owners, owners of Alexandra.
In a press release on Friday, Scandic writes that the hotel, dating back to 1885, was partially renovated in 2015 and 2016 and that the parties have agreed to renovate the rest of the hotel.
For Nordic Choice, this means that the chain is without a hotel in Molde.
– We do not agree to the terms of a new contract when the old one is gone. We want to offer our guests a hotel in Molde, but this may take some time. Now, Scandic will have 60% of the market, so I think everyone will be met with a little more competition in the Molde, "said Nordic Choice CEO Torgeir Silseth.(Terms)Copyright Dagens Næringsliv AS and / or our suppliers. We would like you to share our subjects using a link, which leads directly to our pages. Copying or any other form of use of all or part of the content may only be by written permission or as permitted by law. For more terms, please see here.