Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT), announced an agreement with JHM Hotels to open an ELEMENT hotel in Orlando, Florida. Inspired by Westin Hotels & Resorts, ELEMENT Orlando Convention Center/ International Drive will offer a new extended stay experience that weaves together intuitive design, unique social venues and eco-friendly touches.
Growth of hotel market by over 37,000 new rooms until 2013
Shan Kanagasingham Appointed General Manager Of The Tides South Beach, The Flagship Property For New Tides Brand
80 new hotels signed during past year in Asia Pacific, averaging one hotel every five days
The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced two new hotels – the Radisson Resort Poiana Brasov, Romania (186 rooms, to open in Q4 2009) and the Park Inn Klosterneuburg, Austria (130 rooms, to open in Q2 2009). Between 2007 and 2009 Rezidor will open 20.000 new rooms in total.
Tysons Corner, Va., hotel conversion brings seventh Crowne Plaza to Washington, DC, area
Ten years after Donald J. Trump unveiled his vision for a luxury condominium hotel at Manhattan's Columbus Circle, the internationally renowned developer and his three grown children — Donald Jr., Ivanka and Eric — are taking the concept worldwide.
MGM Grand Atlantic City planned as largest hotel and largest casino in market, featuring three hotel towers, 3,000 rooms and suites, major retail, convention center and resort amenities
Carlson Hotels Worldwide – Asia Pacific today announced a major strategic alliance with the Lotus Hotel Investment Fund, a new US$1 billion private equity fund which is being set up to target hotel development opportunities in high-growth markets across the region including China, India, Thailand and Vietnam.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts and Indochina Land have announced the signing of a management agreement for Hyatt Regency Danang Resort and Spa. Scheduled to open in late 2009, the new resort will be Hyatt's second property in Vietnam.