Tophotel News

AlSol Hotels & Resorts Introduces New Exclusive Adults-only Concept To Portfolio


The Cap Cana-based property will switch over December 15, 2015

CAP CANA, Dominican Republic -- Sanctuary Cap Cana by AlSol introduces its new adults-only concept to the AlSol Hotels and Resorts portfolio. Offering the ultimate in luxury for couples seeking romantic getaways, the growing brand’s recently renovated and reopened flagship property will welcome travelers 18-years-old and older to its pristine oceanfront location in Cap Cana, the jewel of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic beginning December 15, 2015.
“As a part of AlSol’s continued growth and portfolio expansion, Sanctuary Cap Cana by AlSol’s transition into an adults-only resort will offer guests...

Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ Trailblazing Element Brand Opens Second Hotel in Greater Miami


Element Miami Doral joins Aloft Miami Doral in Dual-Branded Development near Miami’s Top Attractions, Shopping, Beaches and Business District

STAMFORD, Conn. -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced the opening of its eco-wise Element brand in Doral, Florida, just minutes from downtown Miami. Element Miami Doral joins Aloft Miami Doral as part of a dual-branded Starwood hotel development owned by Eurocon, LLC. The new Element hotel features 139 stylish, light-filled rooms designed to fuel a life in balance and on the move. Element Miami Doral is the brand's second hotel in the greater Miami area and one of eight new Element...

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Introduces the Luxury Collection Brand to Key West


Sunset Key Cottages, a Luxury Collection Resort, Key West Marks Milestone Conversion for The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts in North America

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announces the debut of Sunset Key Cottages as a Luxury Collection resort on an island off the coast of Florida's cool and eclectic Key West. Introducing unparalleled luxury and personalized service to one of the country's most coveted destinations, Sunset Key Cottages joins The Luxury Collection's portfolio of 15 diverse hotels in North America, ranging from the iconic Palace Hotel in San Francisco to the modern, art-deco...

Madrid - Market Snapshot, 2014


Even though it is the economic, cultural and administrative capital of Spain, Madrid has long remained in the shadow of Barcelona in terms of tourism. However, over the last decade, the city managed to renew itself and has made major investments to improve its image as well as its infrastructures. The Spanish capital has thus returned as a real challenger to the Catalan city.

Madrid is one of the primary destinations for hotel investors and operators in Europe. Historically, the lack of available prime locations for luxury properties combined with high real estate prices for redevelopment have created high barriers to entry.
Our Madrid Hotel Market...

Traders Upper East Hotel, Beijing, Rebrands to Hotel Jen Upper East Beijing, the First Hotel Jen in Mainland China


Rebranding today as Hotel Jen Upper East Beijing, Traders Hotel Upper East Beijing marks the first property in mainland China to adopt the new Hotel Jen brand by Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd. Catering to a new "Jeneration" of independently minded business and leisure travellers, the brand is rolling out quickly in major cities in Asia Pacific. The launch today in mainland China is a significant milestone and highlights Shangri-La's long-term commitment to the China market.
The Hotel Jen brand is inspired by the virtual persona Jen, a professional hotelier who loves life, travel and the adventure of discovering new places. Hotel Jen takes care of...