Netherlands hotel chain Golden Tulip has announced the signing of a franchise agreement, bring the total number of hotels in the group to 80.

The Golden Tulip Papendrecht, owned by Hotel & Exploitatie Maatschappij Papendrecht, is located in central Holland in rural Alblasserwaard.

The 76-room hotel is the only four-star hotel in the area.

Golden Tulip Hotels Inns and Resorts operates 80 hotels in 62 locations across the Netherlands.