Pueblo Bonito Mazatlán Beach Resort begins renovation project

Pueblo Bonito Mazatlán Beach Resort, the seaside town’s first five-star resort, has started a $26.5 million renovation. Construction on both sections of the hotel is scheduled to be completed by November 2019. Located along the famous Zona Dorada, or “Golden Zone’’ of Mazatlan, the original Pueblo Bonito (“Beautiful Village”) hotel opened 30 years ago, launching […]

That’s racin’ (and golf) in Daytona Beach

With football season in the rear-view mirror and baseball still on the horizon, let’s turn out sporting thoughts to two endeavors: NASCAR and golf. Each is easily found in Daytona Beach all year ‘round,in this famous beach city, beginning with this year’s Daytona 500, Feb. 18. Daytona International Speedway, just off the junction of Interstates […]

Renovated Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club opening this spring in Miami Beach

Pennsylvania-based REIT Hersha Hospitality Trust announced today that Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club in Miami Beach will open this spring after a multi-million-dollar renovation. A South Florida icon for more than 70 years, the oceanfront resort is located in the heart of Miami Beach’s Mid Beach at 39th and Collins Avenue.  Originally designed by renowned Art […]

Chef Nicolay Adinaguev’s fresh take on classic Diplomat Prime at Diplomat Beach Resort

Chef Nicolay Adinaguev sometimes feels as if he’s won the lottery. The culinary lottery, that is. That’s no surprise given that Adinaguev is executive chef at the great Diplomat Prime steakhouse at the Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood, Fla. Technically, Diplomat Prime was the sole surviving restaurant when the legendary resort began its multi-million renovation […]

Italian-inspired Gusto RistoBar opens in Doral

Gusto RistoBar, a “neighborhood Italian restaurant and bar’’ has opened in The Shops at Downtown Doral in western Miami-Dade County. www.gustoristobar.com Gusto RistoBar combines traditional Italian cuisine with Latin flavors, with a menu that includes pastas, rustic pizzas, main entrées inspired from Northern and Southern Italy, and an international selection of wines. “I want guests […]

Think Hospitality Group gives historic Clinton Hotel a new look

An anchor in Miami Beach’s up and coming Washington Avenue district, the historic Clinton Hotel has undergone a multi-million-dollar renovation, introducing new guest rooms, restaurant, pool and beach club. The four-story boutique hotel is the latest from Think Hospitality, the owners and operators of The Plymouth Miami Beach, Boulan South Beach, South Beach Hotel (SBH), […]