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Westin Targets Latin America

LIMA, PERU—The Westin Lima Hotel & Convention Center is scheduled to open in May, the first of four Westin properties…

Grace Hotels To Enter U.S.

LONDON—Grace Hotels Group is entering the lodging market in the United States with the acquisition of the historic Vanderbilt Hall hotel…

Sydney’s Crest Reopens As Mercure

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA—After being shuttered for almost two years, the landmark hotel, The Crest, re-opened here as the 227-room Mercure Sydney…

Hotel Equities Names Wabler CFO

ATLANTA—Hotel Equities named Barry Wabler chief financial officer. Wabler’s responsibilities include interaction with the capital markets and leadership of the…

Inland Acquires Charleston Marriott

CHARLESTON, WV—Inland American Lodging Group, Inc. has acquired the Charleston Marriott Town Center here for $25.5 million from Forest City…

Days Inn Inks Three Hotels In India

PARSIPPANY, NJ—Wyndham Hotel Group will debut its Days Inn brand into India with the signing of three new-construction, full-service Days…