Source: Hotel Business
By Hotel Business
March 18, 2019
NATIONAL REPORT—Projects are underway for hotel brands across the country. With a mix of groundbreakings and renovations, developments are in motion in Florida, Mississippi, California and Illinois:
Key International Breaks Ground on AC Hotel in Fort Lauderdale Beach, FL
Key International has broken ground on the AC Hotel by Marriott Fort Lauderdale Beach. The property, which was acquired in 2016 as three adjoining land parcels that span more than a half-acre, is located in Fort Lauderdale Beach, FL, and will have 171 guestrooms and 10 stories. The development is strategically planned as the market continues to draw interest as a leading tourism destination. According to the most recent report from the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, direct travel spending in the city increased 7.1% in 2017, surpassing $7.6 billion.