Today's Hotel Development News Today's Hotel Development News from Hotel News Resource en-us Hotel News Resource Mexico's Atelier De Hoteles Announces US$700 Million Investment Atelier de Hoteles' business plan involves the opening of five thousand rooms within the 20 hotels to be built in the most important cities and leisure destinations in Mexico. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:53:57 EST Sheraton Hotels & Resorts Unveils Revamped Sheraton Grand London Park Lane Sheraton Hotels & Resorts today announced the official unveil of the Sheraton Grand London Park Lane after a multi-million pound transformation of its 303 guest rooms and public spaces, including the famed Palm Court Lounge and Grade II listed Art Deco Ballroom and Silver Gallery. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:59:20 EST Rezidor Makes Investments in Radisson Blu Hotels in Cologne and Lyon The group signs a 10-year lease extension with Invesco in Cologne and reopens Lyon after a 3-year long full refurbishment Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:17:49 EST Hotel Indigo Milan - Corso Monforte to Open in 2018 Scheduled to open early 2018 under a franchise agreement with Amapa Group, the historic palace building will be converted into a hotel featuring 55 rooms, a destination restaurant, courtyard and a leisure and fitness centre. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:09:21 EST Margaritaville Resort Orlando Reveals First Hotel Lobby Renderings Development Team Offers Inside Look at the New $750 Million Vacation Destination Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:43:01 EST JLL Real Views - Hollywood Stars Heading Backstage in the Hotel Sector - by Neasa MacErlean Actors Robert Redford, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Leonardo DiCaprio have more in common than their Oscars: all have also taken an active role in the hotel industry. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:34:04 EST Melia Hotels International to Manage the Palacio De Congresos in Palma De Mallorca and the Adjoining Hotel Meliá Palma Bay Designed by architect Patxi Mangado, the new conference centre is located on the sea front. It offers 6,365m² of meeting space and accommodates up to 3,100 delegates, with state of the art facilities including a 970m² Magna room. Meliá Palma Bay will have 268 rooms, a bar, restaurant, spa, additional meeting rooms and a swimming pool. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:14:30 EST Athens Marriott Hotel Announced for 2018 Metropolitan Athens Hotel to be converted following $15 million renovation program. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:54:50 EST Wyndham Hotel Group Adds 200,000 Square Feet of Meeting Space to Its Nearly 8,000-Hotel Portfolio in 2016 Wyndham Hotel Group yesterday announced the signing of the Dolce Washington Dulles, part of meetings brand Dolce Hotels and Resorts and the latest in a series of new hotels with significant meeting and event space joining the company’s portfolio. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:15:32 EST Virgin Hotels Dallas Breaks Ground The groundbreaking ceremony, held on location on Monday, October 17, marks Virgin Hotels' second property currently under construction, behind Virgin Hotels New York City. Virgin Hotels Dallas will open its doors at the end of 2018. Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:09:47 EST Controversial Trump Hotel in Vancouver Delayed - CNN Money The spokeswoman said the delay had nothing to do with the upcoming election in the United States or recent sexual assault allegations against the Republican presidential nominee. She said the construction team made its decision two weeks ago. Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:59:51 EST Element Cairo Hotel Announced for 2019 Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced plans to debut Element Hotels in Egypt in early 2019. Located in Cairo's upscale Heliopolis district and slated to be the largest Element Hotel in the Middle East and Africa, Element Cairo is being developed by Abraj Misr Urban Development and is owned by Middle East Real Estate for Development (MERED). Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:50:09 EST The Watermark Hotel in Baton Rouge Joins Autograph Collection The Watermark Hotel, formerly the Louisiana National Bank, will open its doors again Thursday, Oct. 7. Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:46:05 EST 284 Room Four Seasons Hotel Kuwait at Burj Alshaya to Open in Early 2017 Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts and Alshaya, a leading international retail franchise operator, today announced plans for a Four Seasons hotel in Kuwait. Located in downtown Kuwait City, Four Seasons Hotel Kuwait at Burj Alshaya will open in early 2017 as part of Alshaya's new Burj Alshaya mixed-use development. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:43:22 EST Why China Is So Important for Marriott International and Hilton Worldwide - Hotel News Resource As China becomes one of the world's largest travel markets, hotel chains such as Marriott International(NASDAQ: MAR)and Hilton Worldwide(NYSE: HLT) are preparing themselves to win over a bigger share of this important market. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:20:16 EST Wyndham Boosts Growing Footprint with Historic Colorado Springs Hotel The Antlers, A Wyndham Hotel, owned by hoteliers John Goede and Perry R. Sanders, Jr., is in the final phase of a comprehensive renovation transforming the hotel’s 273 guest rooms and suites, lobby, restaurants, and more than 27,000 square feet of extensive meeting and event space accommodating over 2,000 people. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:06:27 EST Dual Branded Courtyard by Marriott/Residence Inn Hotel Breaks Ground in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Officials of New Castle Hotels & Resorts along with Southwest Properties of Halifax, Nova Scotia and JLK Global Fund International broke ground on a 178-key Courtyard by Marriott/Residence Inn hotel in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. The dual-branded hotel will be the first Marriotts in the city. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:46:25 EST Hilton To Manage 586 Room Dual-Branded Hotel Projects In India Hilton (NSYE: HLT) yesterday announced the signing of a management agreement with Manyata Promoters Private Limited for a 586-room dual-branded hotel project located within the Embassy Manyata Business Park in the fast-growing commercial micro-market in North Bengaluru. Thu, 13 Oct 2016 18:49:18 EST Meliá Hotels International Development Update In 2016, Meliá Hotels International's efforts have focused primarily on strengthening its international presence, having opened only two hotels in Spain: the Sol Costa Atlantis in Tenerife and the Gran Meliá Palacio de los Duques in Madrid, the latter being the strongest sign of the company's commitment to excellence, providing luxury and exclusivity in the heart of the Spanish capital, in a hotel which combines history, art and modernity thanks to its construction within a historic building. Thu, 13 Oct 2016 17:48:34 EST 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge to Open February 2017 Located at Pier 1 on Brooklyn Bridge Park, just south of the iconic bridge in the Brooklyn Heights neighborhood and minutes from downtown Manhattan, the 10-story sustainable ground-up development is designed by New York-based architecture studio Incorporated and will feature 194 guest rooms. Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:40:04 EST