Soco, Edinburgh

Total GDV (£) 35M
Total Area (SQ. FT.)125,000
Guest Rooms259

The Deal

The site had planning consent for a 4 or 5-star hotel along with business centre. Jansons acquired the site unconditionally and renegotiated the planning consent to include retail accommodation on Southbridge and adapted the design for a pre-let to Accor setting up the opportunity to forward fund the development with clients of Lasalle.

The Development

The project involved the re-development of this UNESCO World Heritage site in the old town of Edinburgh to create a mix of uses including an IBIS Hotel, a Sainsbury Local Store and a Costa Coffee.

It also included the reinstatement of the former Belle Angelle nightclub which had been destroyed in a major fire in 2002.

New public realm spaces were created to link Cowgate to South Bridge.

Key Contacts

Andy Jansons

Managing Director

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Paul Nash

Construction Consultant

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