Hilton to Bring Two Brands to Halifax
Tuesday July 10th, 2012 - 6:24AM
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HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA—Hilton Worldwide is planning to open a dual-brand Homewood Suites by Hilton and Hampton, here, in 2014.
SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts is developing the $62-million project on the site of the former Citadel Halifax Hotel. The redevelopment will have a combined 316 rooms and will feature a conference center, fitness center, retail space and parking.
SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts has more than 20 hotels in its portfolio across Canada.
Tags: Hospitality Ownership
The most recent NYU Conference, earlier this month proved, once and for all, that the lodging industry has finally turned the corner and happy days are, indeed, here again. While the economists and pundits all provided plenty of anecdotal evidence to bear that out in terms of supply and demand ratios, RevPAR projections, asset values and all the other metrics, that’s not what has me convinced.