DanZep Hotels BV, the master franchise holders for easyHotels in Benelux, have selected Bakels Ouwerkerk Construction Group to build their first three hotels. easyHotels group is the budget hotel offering from Stelios, owner of easyGroup and founder of the easyJet airline. Bakels and Ouwerkerk faced stiff competition to win the contract, which was awarded on the combination of efficiency and quality they offered. Wilfred van der Kamp, director of Bakels Ouwerkerk said: "Our speciality is building efficiently. This fits perfectly with the philosophy of DanZep Hotels and easyHotel here in Holland. We will bring our creativity, openness and enthusiasm to this project to build high quality, contemporary hotels."
BOB Advies BV
For more than 50 years, this independent construction company, specialising in the social real estate arena, has been dedicated to helping its clients in the strategic planning and implementation of new construction, renovation, and maintenance projects. General manager Michael Wentges says: "With a large expansion project such as easy hotels, it is essential that all parties are perfectly co-ordinated. We are proud to be able to contribute to the formation and guidance of this strong team."
Architectenbureau Filip Mens
DanZep Hotels has appointed Filip Mens as chief architect to oversee the easyHotel construction projects. Filip will ensure that the hotels built within the "simple comfort, great value" concept, provide attractive and efficient accompdation. The first three hotels will be in Amsterdam, The hague, and Rotterdam. Architectural Filip Mens wil bring a wealth of experience to transform these existing buildings in great locations into 21st century hotels.
Gisela Boersma Inerieur Ontwerp Visualisatie + Advies
Gisela Boersma has will be designing the interiors of at least the first three easyHotels. She graduated from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in 2004. Since then she has run her own interior design studio based in the centre of The Hague. Her designs emphasise space, light and atmosphere. They concentrate on innovation and the quality of the final product. Her clients include busineses, real estate developers, architects and private individuals.