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Hyatt Opens New Hotel in Guadalajara

Hyatt Opens New Hotel in Guadalajara

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the Hyatt Regency Andares Guadalajara. The hotel is the fourth Hyatt Regency to open in Mexico.
The property has 257 guestrooms, 25 of which are suites. Each is designed with artwork such as blown glass and woven headboards.
Dining venues include the hotel’s restaurant, Cassola, which features traditional Mexican dishes with a contemporary touch and the Andares Lounge, which offers light snacks and signature …

DoubleTree by Hilton New York Times Square West Opens in Manhattan

DoubleTree by Hilton New York Times Square West Opens in Manhattan

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of a new property in Manhattan. The DoubleTree by Hilton New York Times Square West is located near the city’s Broadway theater district.
The 37-story hotel has 612 guestrooms. The property also provides 1,000 square feet (93 square meters) of meeting and event space, as well as a 24-hour business center.
Guests have a choice of dining venues that include the Lovage Rooftop and Indoor …

Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana to Open in Cuba

Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana to Open in Cuba

Kempinski Hotels announced that it plans to open a new property in Havana, Cuba in the second quarter of this year. The Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana will be the luxury hotel company’s first property in the island nation.
The hotel will be located in the historic Manzana de Gómez building, located in the center of Old Havana. The property will have 246 guestrooms and suites, ranging in size from …

Hyatt Regency Xiamen Wuyuanwan Opens In China

Hyatt Regency Xiamen Wuyuanwan Opens In China

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of a new property in Xiamen, China. The Hyatt Regency Xiamen Wuyuanwan is the first Hyatt Regency branded hotel in the city.
The property has 301 guestrooms and suites, each with a 48” LCD TV and a rainhead shower. Rooms range in size from 484 to 2,238 square feet (45 to 208 square meters).
Guests can dine at the hotel’s Market Café, which serves Asian, …

Hilton to Open Dual-Branded Property in Former Long Island City Supermarket

Hilton to Open Dual-Branded Property in Former Long Island City Supermarket

A former supermarket located in Long Island City, New York, will become the site of a dual-branded Hilton property in 2018.
The five-story structure will consist of a Homewood Suites and a Hampton Inn. The Homewood Suites property, which is one of Hilton’s long-stay brands, will comprise 102 guestrooms, while the Hampton Inn will have some 189 rooms.
The building will also include a shared roof deck, a lobby bar, meeting and …

Fifth Embodiment of Historic Glen House to Open Near Mt. Washington, New Hampshire

Fifth Embodiment of Historic Glen House to Open Near Mt. Washington, New Hampshire

The Glen House hotel in Pinkham Notch, a mountain pass in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, will get a new lease on life come next May.
The original Glen House was built in 1852. Since then, four different iterations of the property have existed, and the fifth will be located on the west side of Route 16, near the base of the historic Mt. Washington Auto Road.
The hotel will be …

Marriott Debuts Pop-Up Innovation Lab for Aloft and Element Hotels

Marriott Debuts Pop-Up Innovation Lab for Aloft and Element Hotels

Marriot International announced the opening of a pop-up hotel innovation lab.
The new project, located in downtown Los Angeles, is intended to obtain feedback by allowing hotel guests, employees, and the general public see and experience some of the concepts that Marriott is considering for its Aloft and Element brands.
On the Element side, Marriott is trying a new guest room design with a communal space in the center of four guest …