New Hotels

Element Basalt Aspen Valley Hotel to Open in Colorado

Element Basalt Aspen Valley Hotel to Open in Colorado

Starwood announced it will open a new Element hotel in Basalt, Colorado, in August 2015.  The Element Basalt Aspen Valley will be located near Aspen and Snowmass Village, Colorado, two well-known ski towns.
The hotel will have 113 studios and one-bedroom suites, each with flatscreen TVs, custom-designed closets, modular furniture, and fully equipped kitchens.  Meanwhile, bathrooms will have rain showers.
The property will also have a 24-hour fitness center, a pool and …

Hilton Qingdao Golden Beach Hotel Opens in China

Hilton Qingdao Golden Beach Hotel Opens in China

Hilton announced the opening of a new hotel in Qingdao, a port city located in China’s eastern Shandong Province.  The property, called the Hilton Qingdao Golden Beach, is situated on the shores of the Golden Beach in the city’s Huangdao district.
The hotel has 402 guestrooms and 29 suites, each with private balconies offering views of the ocean or garden.  The suites range in size from 452 to 1,615 square feet …

The Marker Waterfront Resort to Open in Key West

The Marker Waterfront Resort to Open in Key West

The Marker Waterfront Resort, an independent luxury hotel, will open in Key West, Florida this October.  The property, which will be located on 200 William Street in the Old Town district, will be the first new hotel to be built in Key West’s downtown area since 1994.
The resort will have 96 guestrooms, each 400-square-feet (37-square-meters) in size and with a private porch.  Guestrooms will offer views of the Old Town, …

New Hyatt Ziva Resort to Open in Cancun

New Hyatt Ziva Resort to Open in Cancun

Hannounced plans to open the Hyatt Ziva Cancun hotel in Mexico in late 2015. Formerly known as the Dreams Cancun hotel, the property is undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation to become a Hyatt Ziva property.
The new beachfront resort will have 379 suites, each with views of the ocean and spa-style bathrooms.  The hotel’s Hyatt Club Suites will also have splash pools.
Twelve dining options will be located on the premises, including …

IHG Opens Second Even Hotel

IHG Opens Second Even Hotel

InterContinental Hotels Group announced the opening of a new Even brand property in Rockville, Maryland. The Even Hotel Rockville is located at 1775 Rockville Pike, just outside of Washington, D.C.
The new seven-story hotel has 167 guestrooms, each with LED mood lighting, beds with natural eucalyptus linens, a selection of natural bath amenities, and a mounted fitness wall that guests can use to exercise in their rooms.
The property also has various …

Starwood Debuts New Le Méridien Hotel in Tampa

Starwood Debuts New Le Méridien Hotel in Tampa

Starwood announced the opening of a new Le Méridien property in Tampa, Florida. The Le Méridien Tampa is located on North Florida Avenue on the site of a century-old federal courthouse, which underwent a $26 million renovation to become a Le Méridien property
The hotel has 130 guestrooms, an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a business center. The property also houses a French restaurant with al fresco dining options, …

New Aloft Hotel Opens in India

New Aloft Hotel Opens in India

Starwood announced the opening of a new Aloft brand hotel in Bangalore, the capital city of the Indian state of Karnataka. The Aloft Bangalore Cessna Business Park is the second Aloft brand property to open in Bangalore.
The new hotel has 178 loft-like rooms and 13 suites, each with a 42” HD TV, a platform bed, and bathrooms with walk-in showers and a selection of bath amenities.
The property also houses a …