Today's Hotel Development News Today's Hotel Development News from Hotel News Resource en-us Hotel News Resource Aloft Brighton Hotel to Open Fall 2017 in the UK Starwood Hotels & Resorts Inks Deal for Fourth UK Aloft Hotel Tue, 9 Feb 2016 11:13:49 EST Trump International Hotel Washington D.C. To Open This September Trump International Hotel, Washington, D.C. will open in September 2016 two years ahead of schedule. Tue, 9 Feb 2016 09:49:43 EST 2015 Canadian Hotel Transaction Survey - By Carrie Russell (PDF Download) In 2015, the Canadian lodging industry experienced the highest level of transaction volume since 2007 with a total of more than $2.2 billion. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 12:09:46 EST HVS Update - Seven Key Takeaways from The Americas Lodging Investment Summit 2016 (ALIS) The annual Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) kicked off the year with insights into hotel transactions, performance, and lending trends. What do experts expect for the industry in 2016? Mon, 8 Feb 2016 11:48:23 EST Four Points by Sheraton Addis Ababa Announced for 2019 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced it will introduce its Four Points brand in Ethiopia with a new-build property developed by Alemgenet Trade & Industries PLC, an Ethiopian private liability company. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 11:44:57 EST The Okura Prestige Phnom Penh Hotel to Open 2019 in Cambodia Hotel Okura Co., Ltd. announced today that it signed a contract with TEHO Development Cambodia Pte Ltd. to develop and manage The Okura Prestige Phnom Penh, a luxury hotel to be opened in Cambodia’s capital in 2019. Hotel Okura will be the first Japanese hotelier to enter the luxury market in Cambodia. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 09:45:36 EST Westin Nashville to Open Fall 2016 Owned and developed by Castlerock Asset Management LLC and managed by Wischermann Partners, Inc., The Westin Nashville is a newly built hotel located adjacent to Music City Center, the city’s new convention center. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 09:00:38 EST RLHC Announces Hotel RL New-Build Planned for New York City The future Hotel RL Long Island City, planned for 38-15 9th Street, will have 180 guest rooms, a full service restaurant, rooftop public area, meeting areas, a fitness center and a business center. The property is located on the west end of the Queens borough, near the MoMA PS1 contemporary art museum, Queens Bridge Medical Center and the East River. Thu, 4 Feb 2016 12:23:36 EST St. Regis Jakarta and The Residences at The St. Regis Jakarta Announced for 2019 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) announced today that the company has reached a management agreement with Rajawali Property Group to open The St. Regis Jakarta and The Residences at The St. Regis Jakarta. Thu, 4 Feb 2016 11:50:58 EST Four Seasons to Open 2018 in Napa Valley Four Seasons, Alcion Ventures and Bald Mountain Development Announce Plans for Luxury Resort and Residences in Napa Valley Thu, 4 Feb 2016 11:27:33 EST El Mangroove in Costa Rica Joins Autograph Collection Spanning across 17 acres, and situated on 150 meters of beach front, El Mangroove is just 20-minutes from Daniel Oduber International Airport in Liberia, making it the closest beachfront resort to an international airport in Costa Rica. Thu, 4 Feb 2016 10:38:52 EST Radisson Blu Launches New Interior Design Program for Its Global Portfolio of Hotels Radisson Blu today announced the launch of 'BluPrint,' a new dynamic interior design offering for the styling of guest rooms, social and public spaces, as well as meetings & events. Thu, 4 Feb 2016 09:44:51 EST BridgeStreet Global Hospitality Launches Mode Aparthotel Brand BridgeStreet has claimed a location in Washington D.C. on DuPont Circle as the first Mode Aparthotel in the U.S. Several floors of a five-story office building will be converted into 46 Mode apartments, featuring an on-site bar and restaurant, workout facilities and a roof-top lounge. Wed, 3 Feb 2016 11:16:44 EST Filament Hospitality Adds Two Hawaii Hotels to Management Portfolio Filament Hospitality announced the expansion of its national portfolio with the new management of sister properties, Shoreline Hotel Waikiki and Coconut Waikiki Hotel in Waikiki. Wed, 3 Feb 2016 10:28:10 EST Meliá Announces 192 Room Innside Doha Hotel for 2017 The Innside Doha will open in 2017, becoming the third hotel for the company in Qatar, together with the Meliá Doha, which opened in 2015, and the future ME Doha. It will have 192 rooms, a signature restaurant, lobby lounge, business centre, fitness centre with spa, a rooftop terrace with a pool deck area and a club F&B concept on the 13th floor. Wed, 3 Feb 2016 08:28:56 EST 280 Room Radisson RED Makarunah Hotel to Open 2018 in Saudi Arabia At the same time, Rezidor announced the mid-scale Park Inn by Radisson Madinah Road: the 84-rooms property will be the first operational Park Inn in Jeddah and welcome the first guests in Q1 2017. Wed, 3 Feb 2016 08:15:30 EST Rodeway Inn Convention Center Hotel in Las Vegas Sold for $6.1 Million The Siegel Group Nevada, Inc., a real estate investment and management company, yesterday announced that it had acquired the former Rodeway Inn Convention Center hotel. The sale was an off-market transaction with a purchase price of $6.1 million, which The Siegel Group closed in just 30 days. Wed, 3 Feb 2016 07:32:12 EST Minor Hotel Group Completes Acquisition of Tivoli Hotels & Resorts The acquisition of Tivoli Hotels & Resorts, which totals EUR 294.2 million, not only marks MHG's strategic entry into Europe and Latin America, but also provides the group with a strong operating platform to drive further growth in those markets. Tue, 2 Feb 2016 10:46:22 EST JLL Completes Acquisition of Strategic Advisory Group Adds Public Sector and Tourism Expertise to Firm's Hospitality Services Tue, 2 Feb 2016 09:45:02 EST Starwood to Grow Its New York Portfolio from 12 to 22 Hotels by the End Of 2018 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced that it will significantly expand its portfolio of Specialty Select brands in New York State in the next three years, with the bulk of that growth taking place in the New York City metropolitan area. Tue, 2 Feb 2016 09:03:41 EST