MAXX by Steigenberger brand to expand through deal with Brendal Hotel Group
Everything is pointing to further growth. Deutsche Hospitality is planning to expand the portfolio of its up-and-coming MAXX by Steigenberger brand by up to twelve hotels before the end of 2022. This will be achieved by entering into a cooperation agreement with the family-owned Brendal Hotel Group. MAXX by Steigenberger is a fresh and charismatic concept which places the focus on the essential. It combines the renowned Steigenberger level of quality with a sense of urban comfort.
Axel Jünke, Managing Director of the Brendal Hotel Group, added: "Brendal represents sustainable and at the same time modern hotel concepts that offer great value for money and huge potential for further development. MAXX by Steigenberger is the ideal franchise partner for us as we seek to realise the owners' vision of growth accompanied by the very highest standards of service."
Up to now, the Brendal Hotel Group GmbH runs its hotels independently. Following a corporate restructuring and the drawing up of specific plans for expansion, the Brendal Hotel Group GmbH opted to pursue growth on the basis of a framework agreement with Deutsche Hospitality and via franchising arrangements with MAXX by Steigenberger.
Deutsche Hospitality moved into the economy segment in February 2019 when it acquired the Danish Zleep Hotels brand. It currently has more than 30 further hotel openings in the pipeline, the primary emphasis being on international locations.
About Deutsche Hospitality
Deutsche Hospitality brings together five separate hotel brands under a single umbrella. Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts has 60 hotels housed in historic traditional buildings and lively city residences and also offers health and beauty oases set at the very heart of nature. MAXX by Steigenberger is a new and charismatic concept which places the focus on the essential in accordance with its motto "MAXXimize your stay". Jaz in the City branded hotels reflect metropolitan lifestyle and draw upon the local music and cultural scene. IntercityHotel offers more than 40 upper mid-range urban hotels, all of which are located within easy walking distance of railway stations or airports. And Zleep Hotels - a well-known and successful hotel brand in Scandinavia which offers service and design at a great rate for the many. Deutsche Hospitality's history dates back to 1930 when German entrepreneur Albert Steigenberger took over his first hotels and built it into a consortium under the Steigenberger brand. In 2016, the Steigenberger Hotel Group was renamed Deutsche Hospitality.