Orbis Hotel Group, the strategic partner of AccorHotels, has announced the opening of Mercure Sighisoara, the first Mercure hotel outside Bucharest at the end of the third quarter of this year.

Following its transformation, the existing Binderbubi Hotel and Spa in Sighisoara will join the Mercure network and will be managed by Orbis Hotel Group in the frame of a management contract with the local company Daflog.

“In Romania, being one of the most dynamic markets in the region, we are aiming to target the leading position by further developing our network of hotels, predominantly through partnerships with the help of potent local partners,” said Gilles Clavie, president and CEO of Orbis Hotel Group. He added that the company has further planned openings throughout Romania.

Mercure Sighisoara Binderbubi Hotel and Spa will offer 52 rooms, 3 meeting rooms, 2 restaurants, a bar and a spa. It is located at the base of the Citadel Hill.

Orbis comprises 117 hotels and is the sole licensor of all AccorHotels brands in 16 countries. The group offers more 20,000 rooms.