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Hilton Opens its 50th Chinese Hotel

Hilton Opens its 50th Chinese Hotel

Hilton announced the opening of the Hilton Changzhou hotel in China.  The property is the 50th Hilton hotel to be located in the country.
The new property has 299 guestrooms and suites, each with floor-to-ceiling windows.  The hotel also has a 24-hour business center, and 24,756 square feet (2,300 square meters) of meeting and event space.
The hotel has five dining options, including Open, an all-day restaurant featuring cooking stations; Yuxi, which …

First Hilton in Myanmar Debuts in Naypyidaw

First Hilton in Myanmar Debuts in Naypyidaw

Hilton Worldwide announced the opening of Hilton Nay Pyi Taw in Naypyidaw, Myanmar. The property is the first Hilton Hotel to be located in the country.
The hotel has 202 rooms, each containing flat screen TVs and offering satellite TV channels. Guests may opt to stay in a variety of rooms or suites including a one-bedroom suite, two-bedroom suite, or Presidential suite. Those who choose a suite are provided a complimentary …

New Wyndham Grand Hotel Opens in Jupiter, Florida

New Wyndham Grand Hotel Opens in Jupiter, Florida

Wyndham announced the opening of the Wyndham Grand Jupiter at Harbourside Place in Jupiter, Florida, on the southeast coast of the state.  The property is the fourth Wyndham Grand hotel to be located in Florida.
The hotel has 179 rooms, each with flat screen LCD TVs, and some with balconies overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway.  The property also has rooftop pool, a fitness center, and same-day dry-cleaning services.
The hotel houses 15,000 square …

Ganesvoort Playa Imbert Hotel to Open in Dominican Republic

Ganesvoort Playa Imbert Hotel to Open in Dominican Republic

Ganesvoort Hotel Group announced it will open a new property in the Dominican Republic in December.  The Ganesvoort Playa Imbert will have a beachfront location on the country’s north coast.
The hotel will have one- and two-bedroom lofts, three-bedroom apartments, and four-bedroom penthouses.  Each room will have floor-to-ceiling windows, walk-in showers, and kitchens, while the three-bedroom apartments will have private plunge pools and terraces.  In addition, each penthouse will have its …

Aloft Columbia Downtown to Open in South Carolina

Aloft Columbia Downtown to Open in South Carolina

Starwood announced it will open a new Aloft property in Columbia, South Carolina in January 2016.  The Aloft Columbia Downtown will be part of the Vista, a mixed-use development that will also house over 60 restaurants and bars, various entertainment venues, and several art galleries and shops.
The hotel will have 108 loft-like rooms, as well as an outdoor pool and 24-hour fitness center.  The property will also have an outdoor …

Hilton Launches New Canopy Hotel Brand

Hilton Launches New Canopy Hotel Brand

Hilton Worldwide announced the launch of a new brand of hotels, Canopy by Hilton.  The first properties are expected to begin opening in 2015.
Hilton said that its new brand will incorporate five main elements into the design of each hotel, namely: great neighborhoods, market-driven approach, comfort and design, more included value, and “positively yours” culture.
Canopy by Hilton hotels will offer local food and drinks at each property, as well as …

Hotel 35 Herald Square to Open in Midtown Manhattan

Hotel 35 Herald Square to Open in Midtown Manhattan

Hotel 35 Herald Square, a new, independent boutique hotel, opened its doors in New York City today. Occupying the site of the former Comfort Inn in on West 35 Street, the hotel will undergo significant renovations starting in January 2015. Renovations are scheduled to be completed by the middle of next year.
The hotel said that the guest room décor will be modern, but did not give specifics. Some of the …