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Good Hospitality Services Breaks Ground on Two Hotels in Southwest Florida

September 21, 2019

Valparaiso-based Good Hospitality Services has broken ground on two new hotels in southwest Florida that are both expected to open next year. The hotel management and development company, which has partnered with a number of hotel brands over the last 20 years, is building a 99-room Naples Home2 Suites by Hilton that's expected to open in the second quarter of next year. The hotel is just off Interstate 75 and close to attractions like Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens, Lowdermilk Park and Vanderbilt Beach. Good Hospitality Services also began work on the 118-room Fort Myers Home2 Suites by Hilton. The hotel is near destinations that incl...

McKibbon Breaks Ground on Two Hyatt House Hotels in Tampa and Orlando

Hyatt House | September 9, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. (Sept. 9, 2019) — Tampa-headquartered McKibbon Hospitality and Georgia-based McKibbon Places announced today the groundbreaking of two new top-tier extended-stay hotels: Hyatt House Tampa Airport Westshore, located in Westshore’s Avion Park at the corner of O’Brien St. and Laurel St., and Hyatt House Orlando Airport, located in Orlando’s Gateway Village. As with all Hyatt Houses, guests of the Tampa and Orlando properties will have the option to book rooms and suites featuring separate areas to work and relax, in addition to a full kitchen with ingredients available in the 24-Hour Market. Amenities and everyday comforts...

NewcrestImage Breaks Ground on AC Hotel by Marriott in Downtown Phoenix

NewcrestImage | September 5, 2019

Dallas-based NewcrestImage broke ground today for its first hotel in the western United States – a 199-room, 13- floor AC Hotel by Marriott in the heart of downtown Phoenix that is a joint venture with Las Vegas-based LaPour Partners. The hotel, scheduled to open in early 2021, is located at Arizona Center, a million-square-foot mixed use site that features shopping, entertainment, dining, and prime office space. “This property is a powerful new crown jewel for downtown Phoenix, and it is an important step in expanding our company’s leadership nationwide, beyond our traditional home in the south and southwest,” said Mehul Patel,...

BMC Investments and Vision Hospitality Group Break Ground on Hyatt House Denver/Aurora, CO

Vision Hospitality Group, Inc. | September 4, 2019

DENVER, CO., SEP. 4 2019— Denver-based BMC Investments(BMC) in partnership with Chattanooga-based Vision Hospitality Group, Inc., has broken ground on a 140-key extended stay Hyatt House hotel at the Fitzsimons Medical Campus in Aurora, which will include 8,000 square feet of ground level retail. BMC acquired the property, which is located at the southeast corner of Colfax and Peoria – also known as the Gateway at Fitzsimons – in 2013. The project will be one of the first opportunity zone projects in the Denver metro area to break ground. The Hyatt House hotel will be managed by Vision Hospitality Group. The 8,000 square feet on the gro...

Accor Celebrates Groundbreaking of Dual-Branded Melbourne Airport Hotel

Accor | September 3, 2019

Key points Dual-branded 464-room hotel operating under Accor’s Novotel and ibis Styles’ brands. 120 job opportunities created when open. 450 jobs created during construction. Total project cost $163 million. The first sod was turned today on the construction of a brand new hotel at Melbourne Airport to support growing traveller numbers and address constraints in hotel occupancy. The 464-room hotel, created to serve Melbourne’s burgeoning conference and tourism markets, will be conveniently located steps from Terminal 4 within a brand new precinct known as ‘The Hive’. The 10-storey hotel will be dual-branded o...

Developer Lorenzo Doumani Plans May 2020 Groundbreaking of Majestic Las Vegas

August 26, 2019

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 26, 2019 -- Majestic Las Vegas, the brainchild of Las Vegas native and uber-developer Lorenzo Doumani, is now set to break ground following the project's unanimous approval in May by the Clark County Commissioners, and subsequent approvals earlier this month. The revolutionary $850 million-dollar, 620-foot-tall contemporary architectural masterpiece is scheduled to commence construction in May 2020, and is slated for completion in early 2023. The five-star, non-gaming, 720 room, all-suite ultra-luxury branded resort will sit on the over six-acre site formerly occupied by the Clarion Hotel, which Doumani famously imploded i...

Range Developments Breaks Ground on Six Senses La Sagesse, Grenada

Range Developments | August 26, 2019

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada, Aug. 26, 2019 -- Range Developments marked the ground breaking ceremony for the Six Senses La Sagesse, Grenada, during celebrations held on Friday 23 August 2019. The resort property will be built on a promontory in Saint David's Parish, an unspoiled area of remarkable natural beauty boasting 'one of the top ten beaches in the Caribbean' as described by The Sunday Times. "The initiation of this project by Range Developments provides a clear demonstration of the confidence of investors in the Grenada economy. The location of the project illustrates Government's commitment to ensuring that development is wholistic and i...

IHG and Operadora MBA Celebrate Groundbreaking of First avid Hotel in Mexico

IHG | August 8, 2019

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announced today that its avid™ hotels brand continues to expand, with nearly 200 signings now in place for new locations. More than 60 of those signed are hotels under construction, or have design and construction plans approved. Accelerating growth internationally is key to the brand’s overall expansion, with the company recently marking the groundbreaking of the first avid hotels location in Mexico. Leaders from IHG joined owners of the new Fresnillo location, Mexico-based Operadora MBA, as well as owners of other future avid hotels in Mexico, g...

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