Openings in Richardson, Texas; Manchester, England; Doha, Qatar; Los Angeles; Belgrade, Serbia; and London >>
by: Harvey Chipkin
Richardson, Texas — The Element Dallas Richardson has opened with 123 suites that include full kitchens and spa-inspired bathrooms. The property features a fitness center, saline pool and Bikes to Borrow program. Amenities include free breakfast and a pantry for snacks and beverages.
Manchester, England — The 261-room Yotel Manchester Deansgate has opened. All rooms have large TVs, rain-showers and superfast and complimentary WiFi. The hotel offers a restaurant and bar, four meeting spaces and a fitness studio.
Doha, Qatar — Steigenberger Hotel Doha has opened with 206 rooms. It features five restaurants and bars, a large spa, a gym and a roof terrace with a pool. The hotel also has free WiFi and 24-hour room service.
Los Angeles — Hyatt Place LAX/Century Blvd. and Hyatt House LAX/Central Blvd. have opened with a total of 401 rooms as a dual-branded property adjacent to Los Angeles International Airport. The 272-room Hyatt Place offers rooms with separate spaces to sleep, work and play; free WiFi; and 24-hour food offerings. The 129-room Hyatt House has suites with full kitchens and living rooms. Together, the hotels have two restaurants and 3,100 square feet of event space. They also feature the tallest rooftop terrace and only outdoor rooftop pool in the airport district.
Belgrade, Serbia — Hotel Indigo Belgrade has opened with 46 rooms in the centrally located pedestrian area. The property has several restaurants and bars, a fitness center, free WiFi and a business center. London — The Gantry London, Curio Collection by Hilton has opened in Stratford, a town in East London. The 291-room property features a food market, restaurants, bars and events space. The hotels is located directly i8 in front of Stratford International station, a six-minute train ride from Kings Cross. It is also a five-minute walk from Westfield Stratford City, the largest shopping mall in Europe, with more than 300 shops and restaurants.