September 2013

easyHotel, the budget hospitality chain headed by Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou is pleased to announce the opening of its new Rotterdam hotel on 23 September. With double/twin room prices from €49 a night, easyHotel Rotterdam will be the third hotel in the group’s Benelux franchise region, offering great comfort at a low price to guests from around the world. Concentrating on the basics, the 107 brightly decorated rooms are all equipped with modern en-suite bathrooms (shower/basin/WC) as well as wi-fi , air conditioning and ample storage in the 12sqm guest space.

Online bookings can be made at from today.

Located in the heart of Rotterdam at 67 West Blaak, easyHotel is close to car parking and public transport as well as the main business and retail districts. (Closest metro: Beurs - 200m walk). Many excellent cafes, bars and restaurants are also nearby.

Lucas Drewes , easyHotel franchisee - Benelux : " The demand for affordable hotel rooms is sharply increasing. Proportionally , there are many four and five star hotels in the market and easyHotel fills a gap in the two - and three-star market . Thus clean rooms and good quality beds at our guaranteed without compromising affordability."

Simon Champion, CEO easyHotel group, London said: “Following on from the huge success of their easyHotel Amsterdam, as well as the opening of the easyHotel in The Hague a few months ago, we are delighted that our franchisee DanZep has now brought easyHotel to Rotterdam. This latest addition to our portfolio will offer great value and simple comfort to local business and leisure customers, as well as the significant number of international visitors that our brand now attracts.”

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About easyHotel Benelux

easyHotel is the budget hotel formula introduced by easyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, with a worldwide presence stretching from Edinburgh, Scotland to Johannesburg, South Africa. By stripping out “frills” including the daily clean and catering, the easyHotel concept focuses on the no-nonsense business traveller and tourists taking city break vacations.

DanZep Hotels, master franchise holder for easyHotel Benelux, already operates in Amsterdam and The Hague. It will open at least one new hotel in the region every year until 2017, with sites identified in Antwerp, Brussels and Luxembourg Schipol. Follow this link to


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