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Grand Hyatt Opens in Athens

Grand Hyatt Opens in Athens

Hyatt Hotels announced on Wednesday the opening of the Grand Hyatt Athens.
The new property offers 309 rooms, a rooftop restaurant and pool with views of the Acropolis, and art from the Museum of Cycladic Art.
Athens is quickly becoming a place “where ancient history sits alongside modern coffee shops and rooftop bars,” said Nikos Trikourakis, the new hotel’s general manager.
The guest rooms will include 38 suites and some will feature views …

Hyatt Regency Budapest to Open in Historic Former Post Office Building

Hyatt Regency Budapest to Open in Historic Former Post Office Building

Hyatt Hotels announced plans for its first Hyatt Regency hotel in Budapest.
The new property will be located in the eclectic Postapalota, a turn of the century building with Gothic towers, Renaissance motifs, and Art Nouveau tiles that was designed by Gyula Sándy. It is located on Petőfi Sándor Street near the Váci utca, a major shopping street.
“We are delighted to bring this landmark building back to life,” said the developer, …

Fabric Hotel in Tel Aviv Opens its Doors

Fabric Hotel in Tel Aviv Opens its Doors

Atlas Hotels announced the opening of the Fabric Hotel in Tel Aviv. Designed to resemble an old fabric factory, the hotel’s décor features vintage touches in an industrial design setting.
Guestrooms are equipped with a smart TV with Netflix and a Nespresso coffee machine. Guests are invited to a complimentary buffet breakfast and evening happy hour as well.
Other amenities include a hydroponic rooftop garden with views of the city and a hidden …

Mayfair Hotel in L.A. Reopens After Major Renovation

Mayfair Hotel in L.A. Reopens After Major Renovation

The Mayfair Hotel, which when it opened in the 1920s was the largest hotel west of the Mississippi, will reopen its doors to guests on July 10, 2018.
The interior is a blend of contemporary Los Angeles vibe with the hotel’s original flooring, ceilings, brass fixtures, and fluted charcoal-colored column pillars.
In addition to the large lobby, guests can relax in the Garden Gallery on the mezzanine level, an atrium with a …

Cambria Hotel Downtown Minneapolis to Open in 2020

Cambria Hotel Downtown Minneapolis to Open in 2020

Choice Hotels announced plans to open a Cambria-branded property in Minneapolis in 2020.
The six-story hotel will be located in the downtown area of the city and have 100 guest rooms. It will be close to the city’s theater district and near the corporate headquarters of General Mills, 3M, and Target.
The Cambria Hotel Downtown Minneapolis will feature public areas with contemporary locally-inspired designs, guestrooms with a modern look and spa-style bathrooms, …

Okura Tokyo Hotel to Open in 2019

Okura Tokyo Hotel to Open in 2019

The Okura Tokyo, which will replace the Hotel Okura Tokyo, a 1960s property that has hosted every U.S. president since Richard Nixon and that has been the site of several international summits, will open its doors to guests in September 2019, the hotelier announced on Monday.
The historic 408-room Main Wing opened in 1962 while a second wing opened a decade later.
The new hotel will also have two wings, the Okura …

Marriott Breaks Ground on New HQ Building in Bethesda

Marriott Breaks Ground on New HQ Building in Bethesda

Marriott International broke ground on its new headquarters building in downtown Bethesda, Maryland, Monday, commemorating the start of the first phase of construction on the project.
The companies who are managing the project and own the land it will sit on, Boston Properties and the Bernstein Companies, are erecting a headquarters building with over 785,000 square feet (72,928 square meters) of office space for approximately 3,500 workers that is designed to meet …