Capella Takes Over Management of Saint Lucia Resort
Wednesday August 14th, 2013 - 9:21AM GJ
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SAINT LUCIA—Capella Hotels and Resorts has assumed management of Discovery at Marigot Bay in Saint Lucia, which was recently acquired by an international development group.
The 127-room resort, which includes 57 suites, will undergo extensive renovations, which the company expects to be completed by mid-2014 when it will be branded Capella Marigot Bay. The resort and marina will stay open during the renovations.
Sean Carney has assumed the position of interim general manager of the resort.
Tags: • Hospitality • Construction/Renovation • Marketing/Promotions •
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