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St. Regis to open in Buckhead

Starwood has announced plans to build a new St. Regis property in Atlanta. Owned by SR Hotel Development and managed by Starwood’s ultra-luxe St. Regis brand, the 26-story, 150-room hotel is expected to be Atlanta’s most luxurious hotel.Scheduled to open in the first half of 2008, The St. Regis will also feature 50 magnificent wholly-owned St. Regis Residences, destined to be the finest dwellings in the area. Many of Atlanta’s most prominent residents have already reserved more than half of the exclusive residences.
St. Regis Hotel, Atlanta will be located in the heart of Buckhead at One Hundred West Paces Ferry Road. Recently named by Robb Report as one of the country’s top ten affluent communities, Buckhead is regarded as one of the country’s most prestigious enclaves. The St. Regis Hotel, Atlanta will be located in the upscale Buckhead Plaza mixed-use development, providing a true urban atmosphere where hotel guests and residents will be within walking distance to fine restaurants, shopping, galleries and offices.
Renowned for its signature butler service, exquisite design, anticipatory service and indulgent spas, St. Regis is among the world’s most revered luxury hotel brands with 11 award-winning hotels in some of the world’s most desirable locations. St. Regis is also making a significant move into the residential real estate market with exclusive St. Regis Residences in New York, San Francisco, Aspen, Deer Valley, Fort Lauderdale, Anguilla and Singapore, which are all under development.
“As we thoughtfully grow our brand and seek out the world’s best addresses, we were immediately attracted to Buckhead,” said Kerry D. Hatch, president of St. Regis Hotels & Resorts. “We will build an exquisite property that will be embraced not only by the world’s most sophisticated travelers, but also by the local community, many of whom have experienced the St. Regis in New York and other locations around the globe.”