NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2011 -- Thompson Hotels, an international collection of luxury hotels in major urban centers, proudly announces the addition of Hotel Victor in Miami Beach to its elite portfolio. Located in Miami's South Beach, Thompson Hotels will rebrand the historic hotel as the Thompson Ocean Drive through a multi-million dollar renovation to both guest rooms and public spaces, to be completed in early 2012. Thompson Hotels management is effective immediately, introducing the group's renowned sophistication and service while maintaining the landmark's legacy as the most desirable hotel in South Beach.
"We are elated to bring Thompson Hotels to Miami, and look forward to
introducing the Thompson nuances of style and service to the market,"
said Stephen Brandman, co-owner of Thompson Hotels. "Whether
staying at 60 Thompson in NYC, Thompson Beverly Hills in LA or Thompson
Ocean Drive, guests will rest assured that they will receive the same
outstanding level of service that defines the Thompson brand."
Hotel Victor was originally opened in 1936, and underwent a major
restoration by acclaimed designer, Jacques Garcia in 2004. The
celebrated hotel located in the heart of Miami Beach's famed Art Deco
District features: 90 stylish guestrooms, most with ocean views; a
stunning infinity pool; a 6,000 square foot Spa V; the fine Northern
Italian BICE Ristorante and BICE Cafe; three lounges and bars; as well
as 6,000 square feet of unique indoor and outdoor meeting and event
"We at Thompson are particularly inspired by the opportunity to
reinvent such a historically significant hotel," says Jason Pomeranc,
co-owner Thompson Hotels. "We believe that the Thompson Ocean
Drive will reflect the spirit of fashion, entertainment, and design
that has made South Beach such a unique destination."
Hotel Victor is located at 1144 Ocean Drive in Miami Beach, FL. For
more information, please visit www.thompsonhotels.com
About Thompson Hotel Group:
Thompson Hotels is a hospitality company with a portfolio of small,
elite hotels including 60 Thompson in New York City, Sax Chicago and
Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles. The company has expanded
extensively through the more recent openings in New York City including
Gild Hall in the Financial District, Six Columbus in Midtown Manhattan,
Thompson LES on the Lower East Side, Smyth in Tribeca, as well as
Thompson Beverly Hills in Los Angeles, Donovan House in Washington,
D.C., and Thompson Toronto. Developments will continue
internationally with the opening of Belgraves in London in 2011.
Thompson Hotels is a partnership among Larry, Michael and Jason
Pomeranc and Stephen Brandman.