Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Returns to the Big Easy

Leading Boutique Hospitality Brand Announces New Orleans Project San Francisco, October 31, 2019 – Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants announced today a new property in New Orleans scheduled to open in early 2020. The Kimpton Hotel Fontenot will pay homage to the city’s rich musical history and the inspirational musicians behind it. With a prime location…

Aimbridge Hospitality and Interstate Hotels & Resorts Complete Merge

Transaction Creates Global Leader in Third-Party Hotel Management Dallas and Arlington, Virginia, Oct. 28, 2019 – Aimbridge Hospitality (“Aimbridge”), North America’s largest independent hotel management firm, announces that it has completed its merger with Interstate Hotels & Resorts (“Interstate”), a leading independent multinational hotel operator on October 25, 2019. The combined company will manage a…

Best Western Hotels & Resorts Signs a Landmark Agreement to Introduce the Prestigious BW Premier Collection in Phuket

Bangkok, Thailand, October 15, 2018 – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has signed a landmark agreement to introduce its prestigious BW Premier Collection® by Best Western soft brand to Phuket. “We are excited to debut The Title V Rawai Phuket, BW Premier Collection by Best Western on Phuket’s up-and-coming central coast in 2020,” said Ron…

Pandox Acquires The Midland Manchester in the UK for for £115 Million ($151.3 Million)

Oct. 15, 2018 – Pandox AB (publ) (“Pandox”) has entered into an agreement to acquire The Midland Manchester, which is an iconic upper premium hotel with 312 rooms in the heart of Manchester in the UK. The transaction is made with Fattal Hotels Group (“Fattal”) as operating partner, whereby Pandox, following a legal reorganisation, will…

Woodbine Legacy Investments Acquires 375-Room Doubletree by Hilton Los Angeles – Westside for $151.5 Million

DALLAS, Oct. 15, 2018 – Woodbine Legacy Investments (WLI) purchased the 375-room DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles – Westside and an adjacent entitled 2.2-acre development parcel from The Carlyle Group for $151.5 million. The broker for the transaction was Eastdil Secured. The purchase of the DoubleTree LA – Westside marks the third acquisition for…

Marriott Maracay Golf Resort Enhances Security With Adoption of ASSA ABLOY Hospitality Technology

Stockholm – September 12, 2018 – Marriott Maracay Golf Resort, a luxury property situated in central Venezuela, has partnered with ASSA ABLOY Hospitality to implement the latest industry standards in security access technology. With the installation now complete, property guests and staff can benefit from advanced security functionality with VingCard Signature RFID door locks, Elsafe…