SuiteLinq New York’s Times Square will welcome its newest luxury hotel this summer with the opening of InterContinental Hotel Group’s 607-room, 36-story property at 44th Street and Eighth Avenue.
Premier Inn, owned by Whitbread PLC, the UK’s largest hotel and restaurant group, has announced its latest site acquisition for a new 267-bedroom budget hotel at Stratford, located adjacent to the Olympic Stadium, investing some GBP25m and creating approximately 90 jobs.
Sofitel has signed a management contract for the Hainan Tiantuo Investment Exploit Co. Ltd and Jinyi Real Estate Development Co. Ltd’s latest hotel property. The signing ceremony was held on 6 March 2010 to celebrate the merging of these two groups.
Park Hotel Group has confirmed that its new flagship property, the Grand Park Orchard, will open in July of this year. The 308-room hotel, together with its four-storey retail podium, Knightsbridge, is the crown jewel of Park Hotel Group, a fast-growing hospitality chain in the Asia Pacific region.
The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners approved the unanimous recommendation by a County Selection Committee that Related Companies, L.P. develop the 400-room Palm Beach County Convention Center Hotel in West Palm Beach, Fla. using the Hilton Hotels brand.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) yesterday announced the grand opening of The Westin Austin at The Domain – the first Westin hotel to open in Austin, Texas.
Today, Scandic signed an agreement to purchase Hotel Linnea, Hotel Rivoli and Hotel Salpaus from Next Hotels Finland Oy. The deal also covers an amazing new hotel that will be built in conjunction with the Paasitorni Congress Centre in Helsinki. These four new hotels effectively strengthen Scandic’s position in Finland, and prove the hotel chains ambition to continue the expansion in Finland.
Marriott Third Renaissance and first Marriott Executive Apartments properties are scheduled to open in Tianjin later this year
Though top hotel designers rarely figure into a hotel’s marketing scheme, the New York Helmsley has decided to credit J/Brice Design International in its grand reopening promotion.
To follow up on its roaring first year, c/o The Maidstone hotel in East Hampton, New York will re-open for the 2010 season on April 2nd with new, original designs in seventeen rooms. Jenny Ljungberg, Proud Owner, purchased the landmark property in November 2008, and this marks the second phase of her hotel re-design.
Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) today announced that the Cambria Suites hotel in Fort Lauderdale/Dania Beach, Fla. has opened.
Burgeoning resort development company Amble Resorts has contracted the hospitality experts West Paces Hotel Group to manage Amble’s sophisticated, environmentally sensitive debut resort community, The Resort at Isla Palenque.