Tophotel News

Portugal welcomes InterContinental® Lisbon - Estoril


InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world's leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of InterContinental® Lisbon - Estoril in Portugal, evidence of further growth of this unrivalled luxury global brand. The hotel will operate under a management agreement with Margem Encantada, SA.

The signing comes just a few months after the opening of InterContinental Lisbon and, once open, this hotel will join InterContinental Porto - Palacios Das...

Autograph Collection Announces The Opening Of The Press Hotel In Portland, Maine


BETHESDA, Md. -- Autograph Collection, Marriott International's exclusive portfolio of hotels recognized for celebrating individuality, will welcome a new boutique property to its collection. The Press Hotel, located in Portland, Maine, is housed in the historic Portland Press Herald newspaper building and will be Portland's first lifestyle, boutique hotel when it is scheduled to open in May 2015.
Driven by the vision and passion of local developer Jim Brady, The Press Hotel will capture the essence of Portland by getting under the city's cultural skin and showcasing Maine artisans, craftsmen and local culinary talent. A front-desk "letterpress art wall"...

Starwood's Aloft Brand Makes New Orleans Debut


Designed for the Next Generation of Travelers, Aloft New Orleans Downtown Boasts Prime Location, Modern Style and Live Music at WXYZ® Bar

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.® (NYSE:HOT) today announced that its game-changing Aloft brand has arrived in New Orleans, following the completion of an adaptive re-use project that transformed a historic building in the city's Central Business District. The hotel is controlled by 225 Baronne Complex Subtenant, LLC, an affiliate of HRI Properties, LLC, and managed by HRI Lodging, LLC, Aloft New Orleans Downtown features 188 spacious, loft-like rooms, an active social scene and innovative brand...

Starwood Accelerates Expansion in Latin America & the Caribbean Following Strong Year of Signings in 2014


  • Lengthening its lead in luxury, the company will add three new hotels under The Luxury Collection brand
  • Momentum continues for specialty select brands with new projects in Mexico, Peru and Paraguay

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced it anticipates another strong year of growth in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2015, fueled by hotel openings and high-quality deal signings. The company also announced the debut of Four Points by Sheraton Cancun Centro, expanding its portfolio to 94 hotels in Latin America and the Caribbean, with 13 additional hotels in the pipeline set to open by...

Absolute's Eastin Grand Expands Into Indochina


Absolute Hotel Services Group (AHS) CEO Jonathan Wigley is delighted to announce Eastin Grand Hotels brand in Vietnam with the rebranding of an already established property in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. A-1 International (Vietnam) Corporation Limited has appointed AHS to manage their hotel currently operating at 253 Nguyen Van Troi Street which will be rebranded as Eastin Grand Hotel Saigon on April 1, 2015 with various additional re-branding works ongoing over the next 6 months.

Eastin Grand Hotel Saigon becomes the third operational Vietnamese property, with another 8 properties under development in the country, in the AHS portfolio and the second flagship...