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New Hilton Resort Opens in Ningbo, China

New Hilton Resort Opens in Ningbo, China

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the Hilton Ningbo Dongqian Lake Resort in Ningbo, China. The hotel is located within the Ningbo Dongqian Lake Tourist Resort, which includes a water park and zoo.
The property offers 280 guestrooms, each with a 49” LED TV and rain showerhead. The hotel also provides over 43,055 square feet (4,000 square meters) of meeting and event space, including a 12,593-square-foot (1,170-square-meter) ballroom and …

New DoubleTree by Hilton Opens Near University of Florida

New DoubleTree by Hilton Opens Near University of Florida

Hilton Hotels announced the opening of a new DoubleTree property in Gainesville, Florida. Located two miles (three kilometer) from the University of Florida, the DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville was previously an independent hotel, the Cabot Lodge, and underwent an extensive renovation in becoming a Hilton property.
The hotel offers 205 guestrooms, and is designed with a University of Florida Gators theme. Each room has a 50” HD TV, as well as …

New Aloft Opens in Long Island City

New Aloft Opens in Long Island City

Marriott International announced the opening of a new Aloft property in ,the borough of Queens in New York City. The Aloft Long Island City – Manhattan View is the first Aloft hotel in that borough.
The property has 176 guestrooms, as well as the brand’s signature W XYZ bar. A grab-and-go food-and-beverage area is also located on the premises.
The hotel has 1,000 square feet (92 square meters) of meeting and event …

New Rosewood Hotel to Open in Hong Kong

New Rosewood Hotel to Open in Hong Kong

Rosewood Hotels and Resorts announced that it will open a new property in Hong Kong in 2018. The Rosewood Hong Kong will be located Victoria Harbour waterfront, which separates Hong Kong Island and Kowloon.
The property will occupy 27 floors of the former New World Centre tower, recognizable thanks to its glowing crown, and will have 398 guestrooms. The hotel will also have a fitness center, a pool, and an executive …

UAE’s Largest Holiday Inn to Open at End of 2017

UAE’s Largest Holiday Inn to Open at End of 2017

InterContinental Hotels Group announced that it plans to open what will be the largest Holiday Inn hotel in the United Arab Emirates. The Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City is expected to open at the end of next year.
The property will be located in Dubai Festival City, a mixed-use waterfront community that also includes retail, residential, and commercial properties. The hotel will also be connected to the Dubai Festival City Mall.
The …

W Algarve to Open in Portugal in 2018

W Algarve to Open in Portugal in 2018

Marriott Hotels and Resorts announced that it will open a new W Hotels property in Algarve, Portugal in 2018. The W Algarve will be the third hotel in Europe in the new W Escapes collection, a sub-brand that features properties in beach, ski, and entertainment destinations.
The property will be located on 2,690,977 square feet (250,000 square meters) of beachfront on the Algarve coast, and will offer 134 guestrooms and suites.
Guests …

New Hyatt Place Opens in São Paulo, Brazil

New Hyatt Place Opens in São Paulo, Brazil

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of a new property in São Paulo, Brazil. The Hyatt Place São Josédo Rio Preto is the first Hyatt Place property to open in the country.
The hotel has 152 guestrooms, each with a 43” HD TV and sofa. The property also offers complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the entirety of the hotel.
Guests can use the hotel’s 24-hour fitness center, and the property takes part in …