The RIU Hotels & Resorts chain has just opened two hotels in the Maldives. Riu Atoll and Riu Palace Maldivas are 4- and 5-star hotels respectively and they are located on Dhaalu Atoll.
Owned by George Filopoulos of Metrovest and Lloyd Goldman of BLDG Management, the opening of Gurney's Star Island marks the brand's third resort and second property in Montauk.
The 131-suite hotel, located at 102 12thStreet West, will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by Player Point Hotel LLC and managed by North Star Lodging Management, Inc. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) yesterday announced the opening of its newest hotel, the dual-branded Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Rapid City Rushmore and Tru by Hilton Rapid City Rushmore, bringing a total of 219 new rooms and suites to Rapid City and the Black Hills area.