The world’s tallest Novotel is set to open near Canary Wharf.

The 39-floor hotel is due to open in Marsh Wall on the Isle of Dogs later this year as a flagship location for the brand and at 127 metres will also be one of the tallest buildings in the area.

It will have 313 rooms, including 26 suites, nine meeting rooms and breakout areas and several restaurants and bars.

Four-star brand Novotel has 33 hotels in the UK and is part of the AccorHotels group

Managing director of AccorHotels UK and Ireland Thomas Dubaere said.“We’re excited to make this announcement. Canary Wharf will be the flagship Novotel for AccorHotels UK and Ireland and will significantly strengthen our portfolio.”

Novotel in Canary Wharf will be the brands UK and Ireland flagship

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