Marriott International has revealed plans to launch its ever-popular Aloft Hotels brand in Ireland through a franchise agreement with Blackpitts Hospitality. Slated to open in the spring of 2018, Aloft Dublin City will mark the tech-forward brand’s debut in the Irish capital, and will introduce an exciting accommodation option in Dublin’s historic ‘Liberties’ quarter.
Marriott International is opening its design-led Aloft Taipei Beitou Hotel, the second Aloft in Taipei, which brings a modern twist to the century-old hot spring destination of Beitou. Featuring vibrant design and innovative technology, the 292-room hotel is just steps from a multitude of hot springs, and a quick five-minute stroll to two Metro stations, enabling easy access to Taipei’s downtown area and attractions.
Following an extensive conversion project, Aloft Miami Dadeland is now welcoming guests to experience its 119 renovated guest rooms and new lobby, fitness center, meeting room and W XYZ Bar, which overflows to an outdoor pool and patio.
Starwood’s Aloft brand is making its debut in Saudi Arabian market with the opening of Aloft Riyadh. Designed for today’s hyper-connected, tech-forward global traveller, Aloft continues to re-define the traditional hotel experience and strengthen its footprint in the Middle East, following the success of Aloft Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts has signed an agreement with Spotlight Group to debut its Aloft brand in Melbourne, Australia’s cultural capital. Slated to open in early 2019, the new build 176-room hotel will form the centrepiece of a state-of-the-art mixed-use development located at 402 Chapel Street in South Yarra, known as “402 Chapel,” designed by international architect Tim Kobe.
Aloft Hotels is enhancing its in-room entertainment with the introduction of a new streaming solution which will enable guests to stream content, safely and securely, from their smart devices directly to their guest room televisions.
Starwood’s Aloft brand will soon debut in Veracruz, the main commercial seaport in Mexico, and Queretaro, one of the fastest-growing cities in the country.
Starwood’s Aloft brand has expanded its presence in California with the opening of Aloft El Segundo – Los Angeles Airport, the brand’s first hotel in Los Angeles County. Owned by Rubicon Companies and managed by Aimbridge Hospitality, the hotel recently completed a $20 million conversion project to reposition it as an Aloft.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts is set to debut its Aloft brand in Paraguay with the opening of Aloft Asuncion. Aloft is set to more than double its footprint in Latin America from six to 13 hotels by 2018, with new openings in Mexico, Costa Rica, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has expanded its Aloft Hotels portfolio in Silicon Valley with the opening of Aloft Santa Clara. Owned by CalTex Hospitality. and managed by Lodgic Hospitality, the new-build features 175 loft-like rooms, tech-forward innovation and a lively social atmosphere.
Starwood Hotels has announced plans for a 224-room dual-branded Aloft and Element hotel development in the fast-growing Love Field district in Dallas, Texas. Scheduled to open in December next year, Aloft Dallas Love Field and Element Dallas Love Field will anchor a new mixed-use development just one mile from Dallas Love Field Airport and the Dallas Medical District.
Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide will debut in South Australia with the signing of Aloft Adelaide in the state capital. Slated to open in early 2018, the new-build hotel will form the centrepiece of New Mayfield, a mixed-use development set to reinvigorate inner-city Adelaide.