Hilton Denver City Center is a new, modern, upscale retreat hotel in the heart of the city. With 613 rooms towering in a 20 story building, the $27 million multi-phased renovation features newly renovated public spaces, guest rooms, and dining venues. CEO of Visit Denver, Richard Scharf, Councilman Albus Brooks, and Tim Benolken, Hilton’s senior vice president of operations for North America were present at the ribbon cutting ceremony.
The Lookout, the newly expanded lobby bar at the Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain, has been reopened. The expansion included the addition of several large screen televisions and triple the seating, costing more than $500,000.
The Lookout's menu includes appetizers, sandwiches, salads, flatbreads, desserts, Colorado microbrews, hand-crafted cocktails, and wines.
Cheyenne Mountain Resort has now joined Dolce Hotels and Resorts' portfolio, also a part of Wyndham Hotel Group. Cheyenne Mountain Resort is AAA Four Diamond and is an IACC-certified resort. The new title of the resort is Cheyenne Mountain, Colorado Springs, A Dolce Resort.
Denver's newest tablescape supplier, CLOTH + GOLD, has entered into operation. The company deals exclusively with online orders and will deliver complete tablescapes, from linens to full place settings to centerpieces, to events in the Greater Denver and Boulder areas.
Kevin F. Smith returns to the place he launched his hospitality career as Hilton Fort Collin’s new general manager. Smith’s 32 years of industry experience will be put to good use as he oversees the wholly redesigned 255 guest rooms, public areas, the atrium-style Spring Street Grill, Espresso Shoppe, Spring Street Lounge, ballroom space, and pool area with indoor swimming pool, fitness center, and whirlpool.
The Rocky Mountain Park Inn in Estes Park, Colo., will be rebranding as The Ridgeline Hotel Estes Park, and is set to reopen on May 15. Delaware North, one of the largest private hospitality and food service companies worldwide, is conducting the rebranding and renovation, as it acquired Rocky Mountain Park Inn in November 2016. The interior renovation will cost Delaware North $6 million.
The Embassy Suites by Hilton Denver Downtown has been honored by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment's Environmental Leadership Program (ELP), earning the status of GOLD Leader and becoming the first hotel in Denver to be recognized for their efforts in sustainability.
The luxurious and enriching experiences of JW Marriott Minneapolis Mall of America have been enhanced with the announcement of their new ‘Nordstrom Exclusive Shopping Package’. The new amenity invites guests to stay at the beautiful JW Marriott Minneapolis Mall of America and enjoy a $100 gift card for Nordstrom shopping per night. Nordstrom, located in the west wing of Mall of America, is just steps from the JW Marriott Minneapolis Mall of America.