Today's Hotel Development News http://www.hotelnewsresource.com Today's Hotel Development News from Hotel News Resource en-us Hotel News Resource http://www.nevistas.com/nev_logo.gif http://www.hotelnewsresource.com support@nevistas.com The Raleigh Hotel Miami Beach Sold to Tommy Hilfiger http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77449The_Raleigh_Hotel_Miami_Beach_Sold_to_Tommy_Hilfiger.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77449The_Raleigh_Hotel_Miami_Beach_Sold_to_Tommy_Hilfiger.html The Raleigh Group, the luxury hospitality group founded by designer and entrepreneur Mr. Tommy Hilfiger, iannounced the purchase of The Raleigh Hotel, Miami Beach. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:32:11 EST Carlson Rezidor Holds Largest Hotel Pipeline in Africa http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77441Carlson_Rezidor_Holds_Largest_Hotel_Pipeline_in_Africa.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77441Carlson_Rezidor_Holds_Largest_Hotel_Pipeline_in_Africa.html Group has 30 hotels and 6,300 rooms under development Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:57:59 EST Hotel Oceana in Santa Barbara to Re-brand As Hotel Milo Santa Barbara http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77437Hotel_Oceana_in_Santa_Barbara_to_Re_brand_As_Hotel_Milo_Santa_Barbara.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77437Hotel_Oceana_in_Santa_Barbara_to_Re_brand_As_Hotel_Milo_Santa_Barbara.html HHM announced today that the historic Hotel Oceana in Santa Barbara will re-brand as Hotel Milo Santa Barbara. The Independent Collection (IC) hotel’s new name honors the history of its location and the city of Santa Barbara itself, evoking a true beachside boutique experience. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:17:11 EST Aloft Little Rock Downtown To Open in 2016 http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77435Aloft_Little_Rock_Downtown_To_Open_in_____.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77435Aloft_Little_Rock_Downtown_To_Open_in_____.html Aloft Little Rock Downtown will open in early 2016 as part of a mixed-use development that will bring new life to the historic Boyle Building on Capitol and Main Streets. Owned by Chi Hotel Group, the new Aloft will feature 140 spacious, loft-like rooms, forward-thinking technology and innovative programming. It will be Starwood’s first hotel to open in Little Rock. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:01:18 EST Morgans Hotel Group Sends Letter To Stockholders And Files Definitive Proxy Materials http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77414Morgans_Hotel_Group_Sends_Letter_To_Stockholders_And_Files_Definitive_Proxy_Materials.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77414Morgans_Hotel_Group_Sends_Letter_To_Stockholders_And_Files_Definitive_Proxy_Materials.html Letter Highlights Board's Oversight of Significant Improvement and Continued Commitment to Maximizing Value For All Stockholders - States Kerrisdale's Proposed Slate Could Permanently Impair Company's Value - Recommends Stockholders Vote 'FOR' Company's Nine Highly Qualified Director Nominees at Annual Meeting to be Held on May 14, 2014 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:43:28 EST Marriott’s Autograph Collection to Open on Key Largo Florida in the Summer of 2015 http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77410Marriott______s_Autograph_Collection_to_Open_on_Key_Largo_Florida_in_the_Summer_of_____.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77410Marriott______s_Autograph_Collection_to_Open_on_Key_Largo_Florida_in_the_Summer_of_____.html The construction, which began in early 2014, marks the first new full-service resort to be built on Key Largo in 20 years. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:05:19 EST Mont Rochelle Hotel & Vineyard in Franschhoek South Africa Sold to Virgin Limited http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77394Mont_Rochelle_Hotel___Vineyard_in_Franschhoek_South_Africa_Sold_to_Virgin_Limited.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77394Mont_Rochelle_Hotel___Vineyard_in_Franschhoek_South_Africa_Sold_to_Virgin_Limited.html Virgin Limited Edition, Sir Richard Branson's luxury collection of retreats announced that it has reached a preliminary agreement to purchase a new property - Mont Rochelle Hotel and Mountain Vineyard in South Africa, which would become the latest addition to the portfolio. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:43:20 EST Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square Sold for £125.1 Million http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77393Marriott_Hotel_Grosvenor_Square_Sold_for_____________Million.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77393Marriott_Hotel_Grosvenor_Square_Sold_for_____________Million.html JLL’s Hotels & Hospitality Group announced the sale of the five star, 237 bedroom London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square, Mayfair on behalf of owners Strategic Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: BEE). Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:35:57 EST Carlson Rezidor Announces Two Radisson Blu Resorts for Tunisia http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77392Carlson_Rezidor_Announces_Two_Radisson_Blu_Resorts_for_Tunisia.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77392Carlson_Rezidor_Announces_Two_Radisson_Blu_Resorts_for_Tunisia.html Carlson Rezidorr reinforces its presence in Tunisia with the signing of two hotels, the Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Sousse and the Radisson Blu Pearl Resort, Sousse. Both are existing properties now undergoing full renovation and transformation before re-opening under the Radisson Blu flag in Q2 2016. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:33:23 EST Pineapple Hospitality Purchases Hotel California in San Francisco http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77390Pineapple_Hospitality_Purchases_Hotel_California_in_San_Francisco.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77390Pineapple_Hospitality_Purchases_Hotel_California_in_San_Francisco.html Pineapple Hospitality Company announced their purchase of The Hotel California in San Francisco, effective April 11, 2014. The 101-year-old hotel will remain open during the transition. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:25:40 EST Holiday Inn Stavropoll to Open 2017 in Russia http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77387Holiday_Inn_Stavropoll_to_Open______in_Russia.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77387Holiday_Inn_Stavropoll_to_Open______in_Russia.html InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) today announced the signing of Holiday Inn® Stavropol - the first internationally branded hotel in the city. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:14:40 EST MGM Resorts International and Hakkasan Group Announce Joint Venture http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77386MGM_Resorts_International_and_Hakkasan_Group_Announce_Joint_Venture.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77386MGM_Resorts_International_and_Hakkasan_Group_Announce_Joint_Venture.html MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and Hakkasan Group today announced the formation of a joint venture hotel management company, to be named MGM Hakkasan Hospitality. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:12:09 EST Dominvs Group Begins Construction on Holiday Inn Manchester - City Centre http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77385Dominvs_Group_Begins_Construction_on_Holiday_Inn_Manchester___City_Centre.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77385Dominvs_Group_Begins_Construction_on_Holiday_Inn_Manchester___City_Centre.html IHG’s owner partner Dominvs Group begins construction on Holiday InnManchester - City Centre. Dominvs Group has also entered into a franchise agreement with IHG for its first Holiday Inn hotel in Scotland, Holiday Inn Dumfries. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:08:37 EST Gran Melia Ulaanbaatar Hotel to Open 2017 in Mongolia http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77365Gran_Melia_Ulaanbaatar_Hotel_to_Open______in_Mongolia.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77365Gran_Melia_Ulaanbaatar_Hotel_to_Open______in_Mongolia.html The 150-room hotel, to be added to the Gran Melia Hotels & Resorts luxury portfolio, is scheduled to be open in 2017. - See more at: http://meliahotelsinternational.com/en/press-room/04102014/melia-hotels-international-brings-spanish-luxury-mongolia-opening-gran-melia#sthash.IFskC3ur.dpuf Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:51:36 EST New Build Hilton Garden Inn Port-au-Prince Louverture Airport Coming to Haiti http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77357New_Build_Hilton_Garden_Inn_Port_au_Prince_Louverture_Airport_Coming_to_Haiti.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77357New_Build_Hilton_Garden_Inn_Port_au_Prince_Louverture_Airport_Coming_to_Haiti.html Hilton Worldwide Announces First Hotel in Haiti with Development of Hilton Garden Inn Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:54:41 EST Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills Announced for 2017 http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77353Waldorf_Astoria_Beverly_Hills_Announced_for_____.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77353Waldorf_Astoria_Beverly_Hills_Announced_for_____.html Hilton Worldwide's Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts last week unveiled designs and announced the development of a Waldorf Astoria hotel in Beverly Hills. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:30:52 EST Red Rock Resort Announces $35 Million Investment http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77350Red_Rock_Resort_Announces_____Million_Investment.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77350Red_Rock_Resort_Announces_____Million_Investment.html Station Casinos LLC will invest more than $35 million this year in its flagship property, Red Rock Resort, by introducing four new restaurant concepts, as well as enhancing other venues and amenities within the resort. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:52:56 EST Cornerstone Hospitality Selected to Develop and Manage Boutique Hotel in Wytheville, VA http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77345Cornerstone_Hospitality_Selected_to_Develop_and_Manage_Boutique_Hotel_in_Wytheville__VA.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77345Cornerstone_Hospitality_Selected_to_Develop_and_Manage_Boutique_Hotel_in_Wytheville__VA.html The former George Wythe Hotel is being renovated and put back into use as a boutique hotel after more than 40 years of being used as a bank. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:23:26 EST Brisbane Targets Singaporean Hotel Investors http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77328Brisbane_Targets_Singaporean_Hotel_Investors.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77328Brisbane_Targets_Singaporean_Hotel_Investors.html Hotel investors, operators, developers and financiers from Singapore are being targeted in an on-going campaign to provide more hotel rooms in Brisbane each year for the next decade. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:06:35 EST Homewood Suites by Hilton Opening Six New Hotels in Canada http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77323Homewood_Suites_by_Hilton_Opening_Six_New_Hotels_in_Canada.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article77323Homewood_Suites_by_Hilton_Opening_Six_New_Hotels_in_Canada.html Homewood Suites by Hilton continues its expansion into Canada, with two new hotel openings in Q1 2014, and four more properties slated to open in the market in Q2 2014. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:50:52 EST