UK: London-based owner-operator Clermont Hotel Group is to transform its Hard Rock Hotel London to The Cumberland this May.
US: Located in Midtown Manhattan, the 446-room Hard Rock Hotel New York has opened.
Spain: A fund overseen by ActivumSG Capital Management has sold the 161-room Hard Rock Hotel Madrid to Arlaes Management S.L for 65 million euros.
BHN talks to Hard Rock Hotels’ Josh Littman about the brand’s plans for Europe and converting the Cumberland. • Can you give us a brief career history up until joining Hard Rock? “Prior to joining Hard Rock, I worked in real estate economic advisory here in London for several years,
US: Hard Rock International has unveiled plans for the launch and redevelopment of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. The former Taj Mahal building will undergo a $375 million renovation and will reopen in summer 2018. The upcoming Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is situated on 17-acres
UK: Hard Rock International and GLH Hotels have unveiled plans for Hard Rock Hotel London, a conversion of the existing Cumberland Hotel. Located at Marble Arch, the 900-room Hard Rock Hotel London is scheduled for completion in summer 2018. “From our foundation in 1971 with the opening of the first
UAE: The Marina 101 tower in Dubai, which will be the UAE’s second tallest tower upon completion, will be home to a 281-room Hard Rock Hotel. UAE: The Marina 101 tower in Dubai, which will be the UAE’s second tallest tower on completion, will be home to a 281-room Hard
US/UK: Andrea Melotti has been appointed executive vice president of operations at Graduate Hotels, overseeing the group’s portfolio of more than 30 properties.
Europe: Josh Littman has been appointed the vice president of development for Europe at SH Hotels & Resorts. Littman comes to the role with 20 years of experience spanning on-property sales and marketing to real estate development. He will spearhead the 1 Hotels, Baccarat Hotels and Treehouse Hotels brand’s European
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