Accor’s Mercure to flag gaming hotel at Manila racetrack

MANILA Accor’s Mercure brand will fly at a planned gaming hotel on the site of the former San Lazaro Hippodrome racetrack in the Philippines capital.

MJC Investments Corp., which is to develop the hotel and casino within the 1.4-ha property, has tapped Mercure to manage the 250-key hotel.

The state-run Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. will operate the casino portion of the development.