Set your watch today for a big hotel rooms sale. Novotel is celebrating its 50th birthday by offering standard rooms for £50 – but the deal is only available for 50 minutes from 5.50pm today.

Novotel opened its first hotel in 1967 in France and now has nearly 400 hotels around the world including throughout Europe and in Australia and Asia. They attract both business guests and families as accommodation and breakfast are free for customers with two children under 16.

The offer rooms are available subject to availability from 5.50pm on www.novotel.com/50