Today's Hotel Development News Today's Hotel Development News from Hotel News Resource en-us Hotel News Resource Margaritaville Resort in New York City Announced New 234-Room Destination is Underway at 560 Seventh Avenue; Will Feature Signature Dining Options, Retail Space, a Rooftop LandShark Bar & Grill and Pool, & More Tue, 24 Apr 2018 12:23:35 EST Meliá Hotels Announces New Hotels in Dubai and Marrakesh Meliá Hotels International has just announced, during the main tourism fair of the Arab market (the ATM of Dubai), two new hotels that will open throughout this year in the United Arab Emirates and Morocco. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:27:03 EST Conrad Maldives Rangali Island Announces Undersea Residence Destination Resort Invests $15 Million to Develop a Unique Sleeping Under the Sea Experience Debuting Q4 2018 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:15:23 EST Tampa EDITION Hotel Announced Strategic Property Partners, LLC last week announced plans to bring Marriott International's brand, EDITION, to Tampa. The 173-room hotel will be part of a 26-story tower in the heart of the Water Street Tampa neighborhood, which will also feature a newly built JW Marriott planned to open the prior year. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:31:15 EST 2018 Canadian Hotel Investment Report (PDF Download) Solid economic and financing conditions, an all-time high in tourist arrivals, and favorable hotel supply/demand dynamics supported near record transaction volume in 2017 of $3.5 billion. Canada continued to be a natural destination for global capital with foreign buyers investing more than $1.35 billion into Canadian lodging real estate. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:15:14 EST IHG Annouces Two New Hotels in Egypt IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) announced the signing of two new hotels in Giza, Egypt - Holiday Inn Giza Sun Capital and Staybridge Suites Giza Sun Capital, in partnership with Arabia Hotels, a subsidiary of Arabia Holding. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:10:08 EST Radisson RED Hotel Coming to Reykjavik Rezidor Hotel Group AB (REZT), publicly listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, Sweden and part of Radisson Hotel Group, announced the signing of the first ever Radisson RED in the Nordics, scheduled to open in Iceland's capital, Reykjavik, by 2020. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:06:29 EST Four Seasons Launches First Luxury Residences at Ten Trinity Square in London Following the opening of the Hotel in January 2017, Four Seasons is adding to its inventory with the completion of ten luxury residential-style accommodations, located between the third and seventh floors of Ten Trinity Square. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:02:53 EST Scandic Hotel to Open 2021 in Helsingborg Harbor Scandic has signed a new long-term lease agreement with Midroc for a new hotel in the new development in the Helsingborg harbor, expected to open in 2021. The hotel will encompass approximately 180 rooms with meeting facilities, fitness area, restaurant, bar and a sky bar. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:23:30 EST Galt House Hotel in Louisville Joins Trademark Collection Wyndham Hotel Group recently added Kentucky's Galt House Hotel to its soft-branded hotel roster. The hotel will begin an $80 million renovation this June, becoming Wyndham Hotel Group's largest single addition in North America to-date with 1,310 rooms. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:42:04 EST 203 Key Belize Marriott Ambergris Caye Resort and Residences Coming to Belize ECI Development today announced plans to introduce the Marriott Hotels’ namesake brand to Belize with a project designed for customers seeking a relaxed Caribbean lifestyle. The hotel will grace Ambergris Caye, Belize’s largest island known for its world-class scuba diving, fishing, water sports and white sandy beaches. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:43:41 EST The Modern Honolulu Hotel Sold to Diamond Resorts Rated a Forbes Travel Four-Star hotel, The Modern Honolulu adds to Diamond Resorts' collection of resorts, and is the company's first managed property on Oahu. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:15:59 EST Meliá Phuket Mai Khao Hotel Announced for 2021 Overlooking the picturesque pure-white sand beach and torquise Andaman sea, the property owns a prime location that is within close proximity of Phuket International Airport, the third busiest airport in Thailand. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:53:31 EST Liberty Place Charleston Resort Announced for 2020 Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) and Strand Capital Group, LLC, announce Liberty Place Charleston by Hilton Club. The downtown resort will be HGV's first property in the historic Charleston, South Carolina, market as well as HGV and Strand's first joint venture as development partners. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:49:22 EST Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort Sold to KSL KSL Capital Partners, LLC (KSL) announced that an affiliate of KSL has acquired the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort, the oceanfront resort and entertainment destination located on the Hollywood Beach Broadwalk in Hollywood, Florida. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:49:54 EST One&Only One Za'abeel to Open 2020 in Dubai Kerzner International Holdings Limited launches One&Only Urban Resorts. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:33:43 EST Taj Hotel Announced for Makkah The Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) yesterday announced its foray into the Holy City of Makkah, Saudi Arabia, with a partnership with Umm Al Qura Development and Construction Company in the King Abdul Aziz Road (KAAR) project, one of the largest urban rejuvenation projects in the city of Makkah. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:57:34 EST IHG Signs Master Development Agreement With Al Hokair Group for Holiday Inn Express in Saudi Arabia InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a Master Development Agreement (MDA) with Saudi Arabian business conglomerate, Al Hokair Group, which will see the debut of Holiday Inn Express brand in Saudi Arabia, with a rollout of at least 10 Holiday Inn Express hotels over next 15 years. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 08:46:06 EST Palazzo Montemartini Hotel in Rome Joins Radisson Collection Built back in 1881, Palazzo Montemartini is now a prestigious hotel in the heart of Rome, situated near the Baths of Diocletian and the church of Santa Maria degli Angeli designed by Michelangelo Wed, 18 Apr 2018 08:35:40 EST SpringHill Suites by Marriott Richmond North Glen Allen, VA Sold for $10.85 Million MCR today announced that it has acquired the 136-room SpringHill Suites by Marriott Richmond North Glen Allen located in Glen Allen, VA, for $10.85 million. The property is located at the intersection of I-295 and I-95, with close proximity to major distribution hubs and corporate office parks. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 08:29:55 EST