AccorHotels, the group will open the first hotel under the Mercure brand in Kiev

Группа AccorHotels откроет первый отель под брендом Mercure в Киеве

AccorHotels group is a world leader in travel, the modern lifestyle and digital technology, first introduced Mercure brand in the hotel market of Kiev with the opening of Mercure Congress Kyiv, which will appear in place of the hotel “Cosmopolite” as a result of reconstruction. With the signing of the franchise agreement and the opening of new hotels the number of hotels managed by the Group in Russia, Georgia and CIS is to reach 48.

With a stay at Mercure Congress Kyiv is conveniently located in modern business part of Kiev, from where guests can easily reach the main business and exhibition centers in the city, and the road to Zhuliany international airport is only 5 minutes away and the Central train station and the city centre can be reached in just 20 minutes. Kyiv Mercure Congress hotel is located in the territory of a multifunctional complex, making it easy for you to organize your leisure time by going shopping, to the cinema, bowling or visit a roller rink and even an ice arena.

The hotel has 160 rooms of different categories offers the highest level of service in accordance with the international standards of the Mercure network. Modern, stylish rooms that are individually decorated and design Martins of Hermansson and Robert Valdmanis, equipped with everything necessary for a comfortable stay. Also in the new infrastructure of the hotel includes the Brasserie where Breakfast is served daily signature Breakfast and fine French cuisine and the restaurant “Cosmopolite”, which combines the gastronomic traditions of different countries. Features – outdoor 45-foot pool and fitness area and gym, equipped with equipment of the leading producer PRECOR. Throughout the hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

The complex Mercure Kyiv Congress included the biggest in Kyiv Congress center with a total area of 5000 square meters, equipped with the most modern equipment. This is the perfect venue for any business and private events, organise which will help professional managers of the hotel.

The reconstruction project of the hotel has been in the works for 2 years by leading experts of the European hotel business. Partner of the project was a multidisciplinary group Wisher Enterprises, which works with the hotel chain AccorHotels for several years in many countries of the world under the franchise agreement.

“In every great capital of Europe there are hotels Mercure in Berlin, Madrid, Vienna, Prague, Rome. We asked ourselves, why not Kiev? So the idea to present the city’s new brand our long-time partner. The process of reconstruction of the hotel is more difficult than building from scratch, there are clear laws and standards which we must adhere to: from the strict requirements of fire safety, ending with the design requirements. I am very glad that thanks to our joint efforts in Kiev there is such a high quality hotel most popular in Ukraine is the Congress,” – says Alexey Abasov, CEO Wisher Enterprises.

“Mercure Congress Kyiv – our third hotel in the city and, in my opinion, perfectly complements the collection of brands represented in the hotel market in Kiev today. Quality four-star hotel, combined with the city’s largest Congress centre, I am sure, will be the center of attraction for business travelers from around the world,” says Alexis delaroff, the Regional Director AccorHotels in Russia, the CIS and Georgia.



About AccorHotels group

AccorHotels group is a world leader in travel, the modern lifestyle and digital technology offering a unique accommodation experience in the 4100 hotels, resorts and residences, and also in the top 3,000 private homes around the world. Taking advantage of its experience of the investor (HotelInvest unit) and operator (division HotelServices), AccorHotels successfully operating in 95 countries. An extensive company portfolio includes world famous brands of luxury Raffles, Sofitel Legend, Sofitel SO, Sofitel, Fairmont, onefinestay, by MGallery, Sofitel, Pullman and Swissôtel; popular mid-price segment brands and boutique brands 25hours, Novotel, Mercure, Adagio and hipark residence; the most popular brands in the segment of “economy” JO&JOE, ibis, ibis Styles, ibis budget, as well as regional brands Grand Mercure, The Sebel and hotelF1.
AccorHotels provides comprehensive and innovative services at any stage of the journey, thanks to the recent acquisition of John Paul, a world leader in the market of Concierge services.
An unrivalled collection of brands and a rich history, spanning nearly 5 decades, give AccorHotels and its 250 000 dedicated employees the opportunity to perform an important mission – to ensure each guest with a warm welcome. Guests can participate in one of the most generous loyalty programs Le Club AccorHotels.
AccorHotels is an active participant in the local communities in the countries of their operation and maintains a commitment to sustainable development and shared responsibility in the framework of PLANET 21, a comprehensive program that unites employees, guests and partners, moving to sustainable growth.
Shares of Accor SA posted at the stock exchange Euronext in Paris (ISIN: FR0000120404) and traded on the US OTC market (code: ACRFY).

About the brand Mercure

Under the Mercure brand, the company offers AccorHotels the hotels, unlike one another, and absorb the full flavor of the locality in which they are located.

Mercure is the only brand in the medium price segment, which combines the power of international hotel chains, which guarantees high quality of provided services and cordial meeting in hotels that reflect the local flavor.
The hotels Mercure managed by enthusiasts and a warm welcome to both business people and tourists around the world. The Mercure brand has more than 740 hotels in 55 countries. All the hotels are perfectly located in city centres, at the seaside or in the mountains.

AccorHotels, the global leader in travel, the modern lifestyle and digital technology offering a unique accommodation experience in the 4100 hotels, resorts and residences, as well as in the top 3,000 private homes around the world.