In Las Vegas, the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
has completed a $100 million refresh of more than 3,000 guest rooms across its three properties -- the Mandalay Bay,
the Four Seasons Hotel
and the all-suite Delano Las Vegas.•
The Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando
has completed a renovation of its 1,000 guest rooms using an island-inspired color palette and custom furnishings. The resort has more than 132,000 square feet of meeting space.
• The 327-room Crown Plaza Dulles Airport in Herndon, Va., has completed a $14 million renovation that revamped the front entrance, the lobby, guest rooms and more. The hotel has more than 7,200 square feet of flexible meeting space.
• The 704-room InterContinental New York Barclay has reopened following a $180 million, 20-month facelift. Among the enhancements at the Manhattan property, which was built in 1926, are a open lobby featuring a Carrara-marble grand staircase; redesigned guest rooms and suites; a refurbished Club InterContinental, and an upgraded 15,000 square feet of meeting space. The hotel's new Gin Parlour bar, inspired by Dutch and English gin bars of the 1920s, features 88 premium gins, as well as a new menu of locally sourced items.
• The 92-room Arizona Inn in Tucson has unveiled a host of water-related renovations and enhancements, including a revamped deck by the outside pool to add some welcome shade, and the addition of a new indoor pool lounge. The inn, which opened in 1930, has 5,000 square feet of meeting space across four meeting and banquet rooms, the largest of which can accommodate up to 200 people.
• The Embassy Suites by Hilton Tampa-Airport/Westshore has completed a $4.5 million renovation that updated all 243 guest rooms, all 9,000 square feet of flexible meeting space and the 3,200-square-foot outdoor pool terrace. The property is near Clearwater Beach, the Tampa Convention Center and Busch Gardens Tampa.