Priora realizes the mixed operation "Taubenloch" of hotel business and housing in Biel, Switzerland

Priora realizes the mixed operation

The municipality of Biel confided the construction of a hotel and a tower of housing to the feet of the gorges of Taubenloch to Priora, Swiss subsidiary of Eiffage Construction. The preparatory work in the construction site is in progress for an actual starting up at the beginning of 2019.

Located on a plot of land at the release of the gorges of Taubenloch, the project plans the construction of two buildings conceived by the cabinet of architecture Sollberger Bögli Architekten.
With this operation, the city of Biel wished to emphasize the gorges of Taubenloch, tourist place in Switzerland.


A 19-storeyed tower of 69 apartments will be set up in the North part of the site. A hotel, sold under the brand Ibis to the developer Taubenloch Hotel AG, of 85 rooms in R+3 will be placed along Suze.
An underground parking for the customers of the hotel, the tenants and the visitors is also planned.

The works will last two and a half years for a delivery in spring, 2021.