Friday, June 5, 2015

Starwood Branding Update

Starwood Hotels & Resorts introduced Sheraton 2020 this month, a comprehensive 10-point plan designed to put Sheraton Hotels and Resorts firmly back into the global spotlight. Sheraton 2020, includes several key goals to include the launch of the new premier tier (Sheraton Grand), and a goal of opening more than 150 new Sheraton hotels worldwide by 2020. The property pictured here is the Sheraton Huzhou Hot Springs Resort, China. For more, click the following link.

Friday, May 1, 2015

Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat, A Four Seasons Hotel

This coming May 8th, the Four Seasons Hotel will be taking over the management of Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat located on the peninsula on France’s Côte d’Azur. This hotel was opened over a hundred years ago and is placed on top of 17 acres of gardens with views of the Mediterranean. They will rename the hotel to be Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat, A Four Seasons Hotel. This hotel holds a variety of meeting rooms and could be a great location for incentive trips! For more information on the hotel, visit:

Friday, April 24, 2015

Hotel Gotham in Manchester Now Open

The five-star Hotel Gotham is now open in Manchester, UK. Housed in the former Midland Bank building on King Street, the 30's-era bank theme runs throughout the hotel. The design is a bold, art deco style with vintage touches in each room. The hotel features 60 rooms, one restaurant and one members-only rooftop club.

Part of the Bespoke boutique hotel collection, lead-designer, Oliver Redfern explained: “We wanted to pay tribute to a major building designed by ‘one of the greatest British architects’, Edwin Lutyens whilst injecting a distinct fresh personality. I’m sure the guests will have as much fun at Hotel Gotham as we have had in creating it”.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2015

The Loews Chicago Hotel

The Loews Chicago Hotel opened this past March being the first Virgin Hotel in Chicago. It is located in a convenient location just a ten minute walk from Navy Pier. It encompasses a 9,000 square foot rooftop with an indoor pool, bar, yoga terrace, and gorgeous views of the city. This hotel also holds over 29,000 square feet for meeting space with 2 ballrooms and 11 meeting rooms. Businesses should consider holding their next large meeting at The Loews Chicago Hotel! For more information please visit:

Friday, April 17, 2015

New JW Marriott Opening!

JW Marriott is opening a new hotel in Bodrum, Turkey on May 15, 2015. This beachfront hotel is located on top of a hill overlooking the beautiful Bodrum Peninsula. This hotel will have 5 breakout rooms and a large banquet hall making it a stunning location to hold your next meeting. For more information please visit: