Hotel chains renamed

This item appears on page 47 of the November 2011 issue.

Accor Hotels will consolidate its budget brands starting in 2012. The least-expensive chains — Formule 1 and Etap — will be renamed Ibis Budget and have blue signage and logos. Current Ibis hotels (red logos) will retain their designation. Accor’s All Season chain will be renamed Ibis Style and sport green signage and logos.