Management at the 109-year-old Hotel del Coronado (Coronado, CA) has been turned over to Destination Hotels & Resorts. Under the new management, more than $50 million will be invested in the 692-room landmark hotel over the next five years.
After a $4.5 million renovation of the former Doubletree Guest Suites, Westin Suites, Philadelphia Airport opened this summer. Located just one mile from the airport, the property offers 251 two-room suites and 8,000 square feet of meeting space.
Another Westin rebranding will happen in Charleston, SC, next spring after the Francis Marion Hotel completes a $1.5 million upgrade. To be called Westin Francis Marion Hotel, the 1924 property has 226 rooms and 14,000 square feet of meeting space, and has been desig-nated a member of Historic Hotels of America by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.*