The team tasked with refurbishing Abidjan’s landmark Sofitel Hôtel Ivoire, lead by architect Pierre Fakhoury have selected Huet to supply acoustic and fire-rated doorsets for all guest rooms. Renovation of the 25 story hotel started late in 2011, with work on the 168 bedrooms, 40 suites, and 124m2 top floor Presidential Suite due to start shortly.
Worried about noise levels in your hotel? You should be. It wasn’t so long ago that Premier Inn, one of the UK’s fastest-growing hotel chains, revealed that “noise from other guests” was the most common reason for giving customer refunds, and now there’s solid research to back up that statistic – a study by the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration confirms that online guest satisfaction has a direct impact on the financial performance of hotels.