Hooray for National Margarita Day, Feb. 22

Looking for some places to celebrate National Margarita Day on Feb. 22? Here a couple of my favorite SoFla spots: Cantina Laredo in The Village at Gulfstream in Hallandale Beach is celebrating with its Perfect Patron ‘Rita! at a special price of $8 from Feb. 22-24. The restaurant has also launched new weekday lunch specials: […]

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 […]

DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld debuts new meetings space

The world’s largest DoubleTree by Hilton – the DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld – is now larger than ever. The 28-acre, 1,020-guestroom property adjacent to Sea World – has officially unveiled the addition of 40,000 square feet of conference center and event space indoor and outdoor for group business, meetings and special events last […]

Cunningham named VP of hotel development at Margaritaville Holdings

Margaritaville Holdings has named Rick Cunningham as vice president of hotel development. With more than 30 years of hospitality industry experience, Cunningham has been with Margaritaville for nearly one year and is responsible for cultivating relationships with hospitality ownership and development groups as he continues to grow Margaritaville’s portfolio of hotels and resorts around the […]

Galley restaurant at Hilton West Palm Beach blends visual and culinary arts

Following a highly-anticipated re-design, Galley, a global restaurant blending visual and culinary arts, has re-opened at the Hilton West Palm Beach. Located in the heart of Downtown West Palm Beach’s emerging cultural district, the mid-century modern designed restaurant features bold flavors through its new menu, mixology bar, pizza oven and wood-fire master grill, paired with […]