Nobu Hospitality has announced that it will open its first European hotel in London.

The Nobu Hotel Shoreditch is currently under construction and is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2016.

The 156-room, five-storey property will occupy 10-50 Willow Street in the Shoreditch area of east London.

Nobu Hotel Shoreditch

Nobu Hotel Shoreditch

Food and drink menus will be developed by Chef Nobu Matsuhisa specifically for the hotel, which will feature banqueting and meeting rooms and a fitness centre.

Trevor Horwell, chief executive officer of Nobu Hospitality, said: “The Nobu Hotel Shoreditch in London is our first European hotel joining our growing portfolio collection of hotels covering select locations in the Americas, Middle East and Asia.”

Nobu Hospitality opened its first hotel in Las Vegas and has another properties in Riyadh. As well as London, Manila, Chicago, Miami, and Bahrain will also soon host a Nobu hotel.

Graham Smith