Steelpan restaurant opening soon at renovated Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach

Renovation of the Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach hotel includes Steelpan, a Caribbean-American restaurant concept inspired by the island flavors of South Florida. “During the renovation process, we put a lot of thought into how to best showcase the beach views we have available to us,’’ hotel General Manager Eduardo Fernandez told me. “The inspiration for […]

Pelican Grand Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale completes $7 million guest room renovation

One of the only true beachfront, boutique hotels in Fort Lauderdale, Pelican Grand Beach Resort has completed a $7 million guest room renovation. The eight-month transformation honors the existing property’s old Floridian charm while introducing modernized design and boho-inspired elements. “We’re beyond thrilled to see our vision come to life,” said Heidi Dennis, general manager […]

International Women’s Day at 1 Hotel South Beach

1 Hotel South Beach on March 8 will celebrate International Women’s Day with a dedicated Anatomy workout class, panel discussion and rooftop party in honor of the day. Here’s a look: “TRIPLE THREAT” Workout Class 9am-10am Complimentary 60-minute TRIPLE THREAT workout class led by a trifecta of female Anatomy instructors –Jacqueline Kasen, Analys Romao, and […]

Marriott International opens three-branded hotel in Nashville

Marriott International today announced the opening of its first newly built property that combines three brands under one roof in vibrant Nashville. Located across from Music City Convention Center and developed by North Point Hospitality, the 21-story, $140 million property features three Marriott brands – AC Hotels (209 rooms), extended stay Residence Inn (136 suites) […]