These new openings will provide 760 new rooms in total, according to the firm's financial report. Besides the new hotels, Orbis continues modernizing its current hotel network - in Q1 of 2012 five Novotels were refurbished.
Total CAPEX amounting to PLN 33.4mn (EUR 8.0mn; vs. PLN 1.3mn a year before) was spent during the quarter to finance these modernization and development works.
Currently, the group operates through 53 hotels in Poland and 2 in Lithuania, with over 10,500 rooms. The management notes that all available forecasts hint at a positive year in the Polish tourism industry.