The Embassy Suites by Hilton Dorado del Mar Beach Resort
in Puerto Rico has completed an overhaul of its 174 two-room suites and the addition of an 800-person-capacity banquet hall, giving the resort a total of more than 22,000 square feet of meeting space.•
In Ponte Vedra, Fla., not far from Jacksonville, the Ponte Vedra Lodge & Club
has unveiled a renovation of all 66 oceanfront guest rooms, including new interior design, bedding, artwork and more. The lodge has more than 12,000 square feet of meeting space.
• Fresh off a redesign of more than 3,000 guest rooms, the huge Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino complex in Las Vegas has opened its 350,000-square-foot convention-center expansion.
• The 384-room Hilton San Antonio Airport Hotel has completed a $12 million refresh that has resulted in significant upgrades, including newly appointed guest rooms; a new upscale restaurant, the Asado Seafood & Grill; and a stylish new lounge. Also revamped were the property's 21,000 square feet of meeting space.
• On Biscayne Boulevard near the Miami Convention Center, the 243-room YVE Hotel Miami has added the 2,000-square-foot Bayfront Meeting Space, comprising one main conference room, two boardrooms and two open break areas (both combined can fit up to 50 people). In total, the hotel now offers more than 3,000 square feet of flexible meeting space.
• In Northern Germany, the vintage 1920s art deco Reichshof Hamburg has reopened following an extensive renovation to put the property under the Curio-A Collection by Hilton umbrella. The 278-room hotel is opposite the historic Hamburg Central Railway Station and features nine salons and meeting rooms able to accommodate up to 250 people.