Destinations

Destination Guides

Park City, Utah

by Chris Duthie | September 01,2016
The 220-room Montage Deer Valley has added to its meeting space and now offers 20,000 square feet indoors and 35,000 square feet outdoors.

Pacific Northwest

by Sarah J.F. Braley | September 01,2016
A $12.5 million renovation has been completed at the 54,000-square-foot Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, Wash.

The Carolinas

by Sarah J.F. Braley | September 01,2016
The 155-room Dewberry Hotel has opened in downtown Charleston, S.C., with about 4,250 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space.

Mid-Atlantic

by Chris Duthie | September 01,2016
The 214-room Hyatt Place National Mall has opened with 2,100 square feet of flexible meeting space.
International Focus

Dubai's Meeting Scene Grows

Here's why this extraordinary city on the Persian Gulf has become a top draw for global meetings.

International Focus: Montreal

The largest city in Quebec mixes the best of Old World charm with New World sophistication.

International Focus: Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, the country's vibrant capital city, is rich in new hotels and expanded meeting space.

International Focus: Madrid

In the Spanish capital, exciting new hotels are being carved out of some of the city's most historic buildings.
On Location

On Location Antwerp, Belgium

The port city delivers all the charms of Europe in one walkable downtown.

On Location Bogota Colombia

The high-altitude capital of Colombia offers intriguing new hospitality and convention facilities.

On Location: Melbourne, Australia

The alleyways of the city's center are home to urban art, restaurants, shops and -- possibly -- your next event.

On Location: Las Vegas

Welcome to The Park, MGM's new outdoor haven of shops, restaurants, greenery and art on the Strip.
Grand Openings

Grand Openings September 2016

The 1,000-room, Caribbean-themed Loews Sapphire Falls Resort has opened at Universal Orlando.

Grand Openings August 2016

The 600-room Hilton Cleveland Downtown has opened as a headquarters property for the adjacent Huntington Convention Center.

Grand Openings July 2016

The W Miami opens for business, plus more of this month's hottest hotel debuts and renovation news.

Grand Openings June 2016

The 178-room Mason & Rook Hotel has opened in the heart of Washington, D.C.'s vibrant 14th Street neighborhood.
North America

New York State

The 338-room Hyatt Regency Hotel Rochester, linked to city's convention center via skybridge, will undergo a $15 million renovation.

Northern Florida

The Courtyard Marriott St. Augustine Beach has opened with 205 guest rooms and 4,800 square feet of meeting/function space.

Cleveland

The 600-room Hilton Cleveland Downtown opened on June 1 in a gleaming 32-story tower on the shore of Lake Erie.

Texas

Coming next year is Fairmont Hotels' largest property, the 1,060-room Fairmont Austin Hotel, with 106,000 square feet of meeting space and a Willow Stream Spa.
Europe

Moscow

M&C visits the Hotel Baltschug Kempinski Moscow.

Barcelona

The incredible architecture of Antoni Gaudi is just one of the myriad pleasures of this storied Spanish city.

Three Great International Destinations

Here are the top three cities -- Vienna, Paris and Barcelona -- for global association meetings as tallied by the International Congress and Convention...

Amsterdam

Asia-Pacific

Macau

The 400-room St. Regis Macau, Cotai Central, is set to open in August with 13,455 square feet of meeting space.

Grand Openings November 2014

The beautifully designed 283-room Rosewood Beijing opens with 36,000 square feet of meeting space.

Hawaii Destination Guide

In Oahu, the 1,230-room Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa has unveiled its new high-tech Kou Ballroom.

Singapore Destination Guide

The 367-room Parkroyal on Pickering opened earlier t his year with 7,500 square feet of function space and an exotic Balinese vibe.
Caribbean & Bahamas

Caribbean Destination Guide

The Caribbean's first Hyatt House is under construction in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Bermuda

The 410-room Fairmont Hamilton Princess has been purchased by Bermuda developer Peter Green and his two sons.

Caribbean-Bahamas

In Puerto Rico, the 371-room JW Marriott Hotel & Resort at Coco Beach is set to debut in 2013 with 21,000 square feet of meeting space.

Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Coming in 2012: the 300-room Marriott Courtyard Convention District in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Central & South America

On Location Antwerp, Belgium

The port city delivers all the charms of Europe in one walkable downtown.

New York State

The 338-room Hyatt Regency Hotel Rochester, linked to city's convention center via skybridge, will undergo a $15 million renovation.

Dubai's Meeting Scene Grows

Here's why this extraordinary city on the Persian Gulf has become a top draw for global meetings.

Northern Florida

The Courtyard Marriott St. Augustine Beach has opened with 205 guest rooms and 4,800 square feet of meeting/function space.

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Latest News

Spa Opens at the Revitalized Watergate Hotel

The 10,500-square-foot facility features six treatment rooms, a whirlpool, a Technogym and more.  

Houston Astrodome to Be Redeveloped As Event Space

The former home of several city sports teams has been saved from demolition.

Oklahoma City Council Authorizes Negotiations With Omni for Convention Center Hotel

The proposed 600-room property would anchor the new MAPS 3 Downtown Convention Center.

Hotel Development Grows in Latin America

Global hotel companies are still bullish on rapid expansion in the region.

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