Today's Hotel Development News Today's Hotel Development News from Hotel News Resource en-us Hotel News Resource Argonaut Fisherman's Wharf Hotel and The Tuscan Fisherman's Wharf Now Managed By Noble House Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Ltd. has assumed management of the Argonaut Fisherman's Wharf Hotel and The Tuscan Fisherman's Wharf, a Best Western Plus Hotel, in San Francisco, owned by Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB). Mon, 3 Aug 2015 15:47:16 EST Starwood Announces Development of a 323 Room Dual-branded Hotel in Downtown Fort Lauderdale Construction on the 24-story project will begin this Fall, with an opening scheduled for Spring 2017. The hotel will feature the city's only rooftop bar and 12,000 square feet of premium ground-floor retail space at the intersection of US1 and 3rd Street. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 13:51:32 EST The Prescott Hotel In San Francisco Now Under Management by Viceory Effective July 28, 2015, Viceroy Hotel Group is now managing The Prescott in San Francisco, California located at 545 Post Street. The hotel is owned by Pebblebrook Hotel Trust. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:58:38 EST Conrad Shenzhen Announced for December 2019 Conrad Shenzhen is part of a comprehensive development project in the Horoy Qianhai Center. With expansive ocean views, the hotel will be located at the center of the Qianhai CBD, in close proximity to sophisticated office towers, commercial facilities and custom apartments. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:36:19 EST The Westin Rusutsu Ski Resort to Open December 2015 in Japan Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced the signing of a management agreement for The Westin Rusutsu Resort, a conversion property owned by Kamori Kanko Co., Ltd. The deal marks the first Starwood ski resort in Japan and the Westin brand’s entry in the famed Rusutsu region of Hokkaido. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:10:05 EST Wyndham Hotel Group Advances Growth in South Korea with 12 Hotel Signings Company is positioned for more than 200% growth in the country over the next three years; Howard Johnson brand to debut in South Korea with three hotels Mon, 3 Aug 2015 10:32:25 EST HMC Assumes Management Of The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Located In Round Rock, TX The Hotel is Conveniently Located Just North of Austin on I-35 Mon, 3 Aug 2015 09:41:13 EST Unique Hotel Development Offering: Historic Country Estate for Sale in Thriving Palma De Mallorca BancaMarch has announced the sale of an exceptional property in the Balearic Islands: Sa Cabana d’es Frares (The Monks’ Hut). Located on the stunning island of Mallorca, this country estate is believed to date back to the 16th or 17th century, and is situated on a 32 hectare plot which comprises a range of buildings and outbuildings. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:02:01 EST Diamond Resorts to Develop New Resort in Kona, Hawaii Diamond Resorts International, Inc. (NYSE:DRII) announced yesterday that it has entered into an agreement with an affiliate of Och-Ziff Real Estate for the development of a new resort in Kona, Hawaii. The resort will be developed consistent with Diamond’s approach to sourcing inventory in a capital-light, cost efficient manner. The resort is expected to offer 144 units. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:50:50 EST Hotel Phillips in Kansas City, Mo. Sold The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS) today announced it has signed an agreement for the sale of the Hotel Phillips in Kansas City, Mo. to an affiliate of Chicago-based Arbor Lodging Partners, a national owner and manager of hotels that makes both debt and equity investments in hospitality properties. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:22:44 EST Strategic Hotels & Resorts Acquires Remaining 49 Percent Ownership Interest in the JW Marriott Essex House Hotel The net hotel purchase represents an approximately $757,000 per key valuation. The acquired 49 percent interest in the hotel is projected to generate an incremental approximately $5.5 million of EBITDA in the remaining five months of 2015. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:03:25 EST Great Wolf Lodge Colorado Springs to Open in 2016 Great Wolf Lodge Colorado Springs will be a first-class destination resort, providing families with more than 380,000 square feet of entertainment offerings and lodging amenities to enjoy, all under one roof. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:07:01 EST First Marriott Hotel and Residence Inn Dual-Branded Hotel Coming to Ohio Construction commenced mid-June and upon completion, the Marriott Hotel will feature 240 guest rooms and 12,000 square feet of meeting space. The Residence Inn will include 114 studio, one and two-bedroom suites. The hotels will share some amenities including a pool, 2,000-square-foot fitness center and exterior courtyards. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:53:51 EST Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Ljubljana to Open Late 2015 in Slovenia Carlson Rezidor announced their first hotel in Slovenia – the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Ljubljana. The property featuring 236 rooms is the conversion of an existing hotel and will be re-branded in late 2015. Ljubljana is the capital city of Slovenia, the 79th country Carlson Rezidor is present in. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:32:28 EST Sonesta Adds Nine New Sonesta ES Suites and Opens Sonesta Bee Cave Austin New Extended Stay Brand, Officially Launched in May 2015, Grows to 25 Hotels in U.S. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:32:57 EST InterContinental Bordeaux - Le Grand Hotel, France Opening Later This Year InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) announced the signing of InterContinental® Bordeaux - Le Grand Hotel, France. The hotel will operate under a management agreement with Financière Immobilière Bordelaise. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:58:53 EST Radisson Blu Residence Istanbul Batisehir Announced for Q2 2016 Carlson Rezidor announces its first residence in Istanbul: the Radisson Blu Residence Istanbul Batisehir featuring 171 units is scheduled to open in Q2 2016. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:54:21 EST 140 Room Cambria Hotels & Suites in Orlando Announced for 2017 Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) announced it has signed an agreement with franchise partner Nevada Coal and Grain LLC led by Matthew Gillio and Don Fuller, to develop a new Cambria hotel & suites in Orlando, FL. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:26:10 EST Summit Hotel Properties Acquires Two Residence Inn Hotels For $56.8 Million Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE: INN) today announced that it completed the acquisition of two Residence Inn by Marriott hotels located in Baltimore (Hunt Valley), Md. and Branchburg, N.J. on July 24, 2015 for an aggregate purchase price of $56.8 million. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:23:36 EST Radisson Blu Launches in Latin America Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Introduces Radisson Blu in Latin America with Three Hotels Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:26:07 EST