There's a new look in Ritz-Carlton lobbies across the country: casual elegance. Particularly at the newer Ritz-Carlton resorts, the formal, somewhat stuffy style for which the brand is known is being updated with a look that is more relaxed and in keeping with the properties' settings. At the Ritz-Carlton Grand Lakes, Orlando, Fla., for example, the dress code for staff is a Tommy Bahama shirt with a collar. No tie. And the interior design, while still redolent of silk, damask, and marble, ...

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