New Hotels

Starwood Luxury Collection to Open Las Alcobas Hotel in Napa Valley

Starwood Luxury Collection to Open Las Alcobas Hotel in Napa Valley

Starwood announced it will open a new hotel in the small town of St. Helena in California’s Napa Valley in the fall of 2015. The former Grandview Hotel and Spa will undergo a multimillion-dollar renovation to become Las Alcobas, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Napa Valley.
The new hotel will have 57 guestrooms and suites, with seven rooms located in the main Acacia House building, and the remaining rooms distributed …

Starwood Debuts Element Brand in Frankfurt with New Airport Hotel

Starwood Debuts Element Brand in Frankfurt with New Airport Hotel

Starwood announced the opening of the Element Frankfurt Airport hotel in Germany.   The property is located in Gateway Gardens, the new business district of the city, adjacent to Frankfurt International Airport.
The Element Frankfurt Airport is Starwood’s first Element brand property to open outside of North America.
The new hotel has 133 studio and one-bedroom suites, each with flat screen TVs, desks with open shelving, closets with ironing boards, fully equipped kitchens, …

New Kempinski Hotel to Open in Myanmar

New Kempinski Hotel to Open in Myanmar

Kempinski announced it will open a new property in Nay Pyi Taw, the capital city of Myanmar, on November 1.  The Kempinski Hotel Nay Pyi Taw will be the first of the company’s properties to be located in Myanmar.
The hotel will have 141 guestrooms and suites, including a 10,764-square-foot (1,000-square-meter) Grand Royal Suite.  The property will also offer five dining venues, an outdoor pool, a tennis court, and a fitness …

Hyatt Regency Sochi Opens in Russia

Hyatt Regency Sochi Opens in Russia

Hyatt announced the opening of a new Hyatt Regency brand property in Sochi, Russia.  The Hyatt Regency Sochi is located alongside the beach promenade in the city’s central business district.
The 14-story hotel has 198 guestrooms, including 28 suites, each with complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi Internet access and private balconies offering views of the Black Sea.
The property also has an outdoor swimming pool, a traditional Russian sauna, a fitness center, and a …

New Hilton Hotel Opens in Plano, Texas

New Hilton Hotel Opens in Plano, Texas

Hilton announced the opening of the Hilton Dallas/Plano Granite Park hotel in Texas.  The property is located in the planned community of Granite Park in Plano, just north of Dallas.
The hotel has 299 guestrooms, each with stone countertops, lighted mirrors, 47” flat screen TVs, and minifridges. In addition, the lobby houses a media bar with 12 flat screen TVs and a technology lounge.
A boardwalk connects the hotel to a 30,000-square-foot (2,787-square-meter) …

Hyatt Regency Suzhou Opens in Eastern China

Hyatt Regency Suzhou Opens in Eastern China

Hyatt announced the opening of a new property in Suzhou, a city in eastern China just outside of Shanghai.  The Hyatt Regency Suzhou is located in Jinghope Plaza, a new complex that also includes of a shopping mall, office buildings, and entertainment venues.
The hotel has 355 rooms and suites.  Standard rooms have high-defintion TVs, free on-demand movies, and complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access, while suites have separate dining and living areas, coffee …

ME Miami Hotel to Open in Florida

ME Miami Hotel to Open in Florida

Melia Hotels announced it will open a new property, the ME Miami, in spring 2015.  The property will be the company’s first ME by Melia hotel to open in the United States, and its seventh worldwide.
The new hotel will have 129 rooms, as well as two rooftop pools.  In addition, the property’s steakhouse, STK Rebel, will offer indoor and outdoor dining.
The ME Miami will be located at 1100 Biscayne Boulevard, …