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HYATT CELEBRATES SUSTAINED GROWTH WITH 1,000TH GLOBAL HOTEL OPENING AND NEW PROPERTIES IN ASIA PACIFIC The milestone opening of Alila Napa Valley and upcoming debut of Andaz Bali and Commune by the Great Wall demonstrates Hyatt’s ongoing commitment to growing with intent in places that matter most to travelersHyatt HotelsContinue Reading


Hong Kong, 25 March 2021 – Forbes Five-Star Mandarin Oriental, New York has announced that as of 1 April 2021 the hotel will once again be welcoming guests. The anticipated reopening debuts a new dining experience, MO Lounge, along with enhanced safety measures and programming designed to ensure wellbeing yet still deliver the service excellence forContinue Reading

Hilton has expanded its Curio Collection with the opening of Sable at Navy Pier in Chicago. Locally based architecture and design firm KOO spearheaded design for the project—its first at Navy Pier. “Creating the design for Sable at Navy Pier was rewarding and challenging at the same time,” says KOOContinue Reading

Hotel Drover, an Autograph Collection hotel, has opened in the heart of the historic Fort Worth Stockyards district. HKS served as the project’s architect, while Kayla Wilkie and Craig Cavileer of Majestic Realty Co. oversaw the interior design. “Hotel Drover is designed to pay homage to the storied history of theContinue Reading

Chicago-based interiors firm Simeone Deary Design Group has been acquired by KTGY Architecture + Planning, which operates six offices across the United States. The absorption unites the two practices into a fully integrated architecture, branding, interiors, planning firm. This holistic approach will be employed for projects in residential and hospitalityContinue Reading

Located on Mexico’s Pacific coast in Oaxaca, Casona Sforza has debuted as an inviting sustainable concept accentuated by its surrounding natural splendor. Mexican architect Alberto Kalach crafted the hotel’s unique style, which draws inspiration from the traditional vernacular and is characterized by asymmetric volumes with clean lines seamlessly blur intoContinue Reading

Vision Hospitality Group has announced plans to inaugurate its newest property, the Grady Hotel, this spring in the downtown Market District of Louisville, Kentucky. Housed within a historic 19th-century landmark, the 52-key luxury concept will feature handsome interiors revamped by Atlanta-based Sims Patrick Studio to honor tradition and redefine modernContinue Reading

Architecture and design firm Montalba Architects has announced the addition of architect Phillippe Marmillod to its Lausanne, Switzerland office. Joining the practice as senior associate with more than two decades of design experience, Marmillod’s hiring coincides with the elevation of five team members across Montalba’s Los Angeles and Lausanne branches.Continue Reading