The Abbey Resort and Avani Spa announced the completion of the final phase of its multi-million dollar renovation project which began in 2013 to celebrate the resort’s 50th anniversary of operation. As part of the project completion, the resort invites corporate, association, and event planners of all kinds to kick off their heels, loosen their ties, and escape to the shores of Geneva Lake where ideas flow like water, and fresh air, beautiful harbor views, and expansive green spaces turn standard meetings into extraordinary events.
Chicago’s highly anticipated new hotel, Hampton Inn Chicago Michigan Avenue, is officially open in the heart of Downtown Chicago, situated at 68 E. Wacker Place. The hotel’s owner, Integrated Motor Club LLC, an affiliate of Murphy Asset Management (MAM), has invested substantially into the exquisite transformation of one of Chicago’s finest Art Deco buildings, the historic 1928 Chicago Motor Club Building. Located just one block south of the Chicago River, Hampton Inn Chicago Michigan Avenue’s prime location merges the business of the Loop with the high energy nightlife of Chicago’s popular River North and Streeterville neighborhoods. Crescent Hotels & Resorts, LLC of Fairfax, VA has been selected as the management company to operate the hotel.
Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Cleveland – Westlake, located approximately 12 miles from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, and convenient to the nearby Crocker Park Outdoor Shopping Center and local business destinations including OnBase by Hyland, Ford Motor Co., Ridge Tool and the world-famous Cleveland Clinic. Formerly a Holiday Inn, DoubleTree by Hilton Cleveland – Westlake opens following a multi-million dollar transformation that includes a total renovation of the hotel's guest rooms, public areas, meeting and banquet rooms. The hotel is owned by Cleveland Airport Hospitality and managed by Twin Tier Hospitality.
Courtesy HotelOnline.com - Tim Bryant | St. Louis Post-Dispatch
The nation's reviving hotel business includes downtown St. Louis, where operators are spending millions of dollars to cater to the growing number of visitors.
Leading the way, at least in project size, is the $30 million renovation of the Renaissance St. Louis Grand, downtown's main convention hotel and the region's largest inn.
The Omni Chicago Hotel, located in the heart of the Magnificent Mile, announced the completion of an $11 million renovation. This multi-year makeover transformed 347 suites, including 10 specialty suites, all public space located within the hotel, which also included updates to the highly acclaimed 676 Restaurant & Bar, the hotel's nine meeting rooms, and its 8,000 square feet of meeting space.
Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago Enhances Luxury Experience with the Addition of New Amenities
On the heels of the announcement of the build-out of three new, luxurious event spaces debuting this month, Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago is pleased to announce that new luxurious enhancements are being introduced to the hotel’s 339 guestrooms. Starting in June, guests of the downtown Chicago hotel will enjoy Trump Home sleep systems and numerous upgrades to in-room technology, augmenting the sophisticated, well-appointed setting of the one, two, and three bedroom suites. With the new event spaces and enhancements to guest rooms, the Forbes Five Star, AAA Five Diamond hotel continues to elevate the luxury guest experience with these extraordinary additions.
This June, Geneva National Golf Club unveils its 4,900-square-foot, fully renovated Legends Room overlooking the stately resort’s rolling fairways and picturesque Lake Como. Ideal for off-site meetings, wedding ceremonies and receptions as well as an array of other private gatherings, this upscale build-out increases seating to 160 guests and offers a mid-sized room option in addition to the Club’s classic Lake Geneva Room for up to 120 guests and its exquisite grand ballroom, which seats upwards of 300.
Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago is pleased to debut three new, luxurious event spaces with a soft opening this month, followed by a grand opening reveal in June 2015. These elegant new areas, totaling nearly 6,600 square feet, afford even more opportunity to host a range of social and corporate functions in the Five Diamond, Five Star property, renowned worldwide for its splendor, breathtaking vistas and unparalleled hospitality. The spaces are available for booking now and the hotel will host a special reveal party on June 10, showcasing how the event spaces can be utilized for a variety of different occasions.
Silversmith Hotel, encased in classical architecture and sparkling with a new choice of luxury, has completed a renovation of the downtown hotel’s meeting venues, including additional new space. Aligning with the contemporary and modern design showcased throughout the hotel, the revamped meeting spaces offer a soothing and productive environment ideal for personalized meetings of up to 30 attendees.
Set against the dramatic skyline on the banks of the Chicago River, Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel unveiled its much buzzed about $27 Million lobby and guestroom transformation this month. A looking-glass reflecting the urban energy and captivating history that is Chicago, the newest hotel of the globally recognized Renaissance Hotel brand, located at 1 West Wacker Drive, will set a new standard of discovery, provoking both guests and locals’ interests to explore the modern outlook that has defined the Windy City.