Our Story Timeline
Acquisition of first Bedsit property
Acquisition of first B&B Hotel
Opening of the first branded hotel: ‘Holiday Inn Express London -Victoria’
First IHG franchisee in the Middle East: ‘Holiday Inn Dubai – Al Barsha’
First easyHotel franchise in London. ‘easyHotel London – Victoria’
First DoubleTree by Hilton franchise in Africa. ‘Doubletree by Hilton Resort Zanzibar – Nungwi Village’
Launch of the 4C Hotel Group
First Holiday Inn “Open Lobby” Concept in the UK. ‘Holiday Inn London – Camden Lock’
First Generation 4 Holiday Inn Express. ‘Holiday Inn Express St. Albans’
First Canopy by Hilton Hotel in the UK, ‘Canopy by Hilton London City’
First Westin Hotel, ‘The Westin London City’ in the UK
We are the 4C Hotel Group, a global organisation. We manage and develop properties, largely hotels, in key business districts and leisure hot spots across the UK, Middle East, Africa and Canada.
Formed in 2010 and building on the foundations of a family property business that stretches back to the 1990s – we have a varied portfolio of hotels across the globe with the UK being our largest.
4C Hotel Group shares an aligned vision to become an international market-leading property operator and developer. The business is currently going through an exciting phase as we near completion on the developments of our Westin London City Hotel and Canopy by Hilton Hotel which are due to open in 2021 respectively. You can find out more about these developments on our Developments Page.
“We all work to a vision to fulfil our growth potential through the delivery of helpful service, excellent products, and through an ethos of collaboration with expert partners.”Al-karim Nathoo, Managing Director
Further afield, we are also investing in international diversification with exciting new projects underway in Tanzania and Canada. These projects are a statement of the step-change in our business growth today – and an indication of our ambition for tomorrow.
Our plans are made possible because we focus on getting the little things right such as keeping communication open, looking after our teams and customers, conducting business with an authentic social conscience and working with partners in a collaborative and considerate manner. This is core to our success today and we look forward to continuing on this path and invite you to join us.