The 257-room Hyatt Regency Andares Guadalajara has opened its doors in Mexico. With this hotel, the Hyatt brand is marking its return to the city of Guadalajara as part of the mixed use Andares development, a successful luxury commercial complex.
Simon Thomas, head concierge at The Lanesborough in London, will be appointed International president of Les Clefs d’Or on in March 2017. The ceremony will be held at the Union Internationale des Concierges d’Hôtels Les Clefs d’Or in Berlin.
One&Only Royal Mirage has partnered with world-class Indian chef Gaggan Anand of Gaggan restaurant to create a pop-up restaurant at the resort’s fine dining restaurant, Celebrities.
sbe, a leading privately-held lifestyle hospitality company, will open its first hotel in the Middle East with the launch of Mondrian Doha, Qatar in the spring. This soft opening will set the stage for Mondrian Doha’s grand opening celebration, which follows in late September, and promises to be an outstanding showcase of the property.
Concord Hospitality plans to open Pittsburgh’s first Autograph Collection Hotel in the heart of the Oakland neighbourhood. Construction began on the 167-room property, The Oaklander Hotel, last month.
Excitement is mounting as the final preparations begin for the grand opening of celebrity chef Marco Pierre White’s new Plymouth restaurant.
AccorHotels has reported financial results for 2016, revealing an 8.1 per cent increase in net profits to €266 million when compared to the previous year.
The board of AccorHotels has unanimously co-opted Nicolas Sarkozy as an independent director. He will serve the organisation for the remainder of Moussalem Moussalem’s, with the former director having stepped down following Colony Capital’s decision to sell its shareholding in Accor.
This year guests at Alila Jabal Akhdar will be able to celebrate the rose harvest in Oman with a rose-inspired experience. Every year, from the end of March until mid-May, the rugged, rocky mountain landscape of Jabal Akhdar - the Green Mountain in Arabic - is transformed into a spectacular shade of pink.
Denis Thouvard has taken up the position of general manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui, Thailand. Thouvard is French national who firstly joined Centara Hotels & Resorts team in 2009 as general manager for the opening of Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has welcomed Peter Finamore to the role of regional vice president, Pacific North-west and general manager of Fairmont Pacific Rim in Vancouver, BC.
Le Royal Monceau - Raffles Paris has appointed Stephanie Clarke as its new director of sales and marketing. Clarke brings years of experience in top luxury hotels to her new position in the Parisian palace.