Hangzhou, China – Conrad Hangzhou has opened with 324 rooms in a 50-story building. It features the highest restaurant in the city, Li’An on the 50th floor. Located in the Qianjiang New Town Central Business District, the property is a short walk from a train station that links quickly to the main station; it is also 15 miles from the Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport. Amenities include three restaurants, 24-hour fitness center, heated indoor pool and whirlpool, and a spa. The hotel has 17,222 square feet of meeting space.
Doha, Qatar – Mandarin Oriental, Doha has opened in the center of Msheireb Downtown Doha, an emerging neighborhood. The property has nine restaurants and bars with three more to open later this year. There is a spa, two rooftop pools and a ballroom for up to 400, as well as seven additional function rooms.
Asheville, N.C. – Glo Asheville has opened near downtown with 72 rooms, a fitness center, indoor pool and free breakfast. Rooms feature 50-inch televisions and refrigerators.
My Place Hotel – Hastings has opened, the first for the brand in Nebraska. The property is designed for extended stay guests. Each room features a kitchen with a cooktop, microwave and full refrigerator. The hotel also offers on-site laundry, free WiFi and a 24-hour My Store with snacks and supplies.