The Canopy Hotel opens in Chicago; more openings in the United States
Recent openings include a Canopy by Hilton property in Chicago’s Loop neighborhood, citzenM’s second hotel in California, an Indigo hotel in Texas and more.
Canopy by Hilton Chicago Central Loop
Canopy by Hilton Chicago Central Loop opened as the first Hilton lifestyle property and the first Canopy by Hilton hotel in Chicago. The hotel, located on the former headquarters of the Chicago and North Western Railway, joins the recently opened Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Central Loop to become a dual-brand hotel in the city’s Loop district.
With 350 rooms and suites between the two properties, the resort offers two on-site dining concepts, two meeting and event spaces, an on-site fitness center, and an outdoor terrace. It was developed by Chicago-based Phoenix Development Partners and is operated by Aimbridge Hospitality.
Canopy Chicago Central Loop offers 215 guest rooms, including 23 King Suites and Depot 226 Restaurant. Boutique style is close to Willis Tower Skydeck, Chicago Lyrical Opera and Chicago’s Theater District.
citizenM San Francisco Union Square
citizenM San Francisco Union Square opened and follows citizenM Los Angeles Downtown as the company’s second hotel in California this year.
The 195-room, 12-story hotel offers a gym, commercial mezzanine and rooftop terrace. As with all of its hotels, citizenM will bring art to the forefront of the property with a series of commissioned works and existing pieces. A variety of works of art, wall coverings and one-of-a-kind pieces make up the collection, including works by Neo Matloga, Rainer Fetting and Jonas Ohlsson.
The bedrooms are all similar in style with a picture window, an XL king-size bed, a power shower, an HD television with streaming functions and a MoodPad tablet that controls the room from temperature to blinds to entertainment.
Indigo Spring-Woodlands Area Hotel
IHG Hotels & Resorts Expands its Boutique Lifestyle Offering in the Southern United States with the Opening of the Indigo Spring-Woodlands Area Hotel in Spring, Texas, the Management Company’s Most Recent Project Esperanto Developments.
Located in the community of Old Town Spring and the Woodlands, the hotel has 103 guest rooms. Four suites feature a living room and wet bar with sink, as well as a separate bedroom and adjoining spa-like bathroom. Other property highlights include the Crudo Restaurant and Bar, a lakeside swimming pool with its own bar, an on-site fitness center, and a private event space.
Hilton Garden Inn / Homewood Suites Broomfield Boulder
Owned and operated by Tharaldson Hospitality Management (THM), the dual-brand Hilton Garden Inn and Homewood Suites Broomfield Boulder has opened in Broomfield, CO.
The Hilton Garden Inn has 122 boutique-style guest rooms equipped with coffee makers, refrigerators, and microwaves. It also offers the Garden Grill & Bar, open for breakfast and dinner.
The Homewood Suites has 106 rooms with a mix of studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites. All suites are equipped with a large refrigerator, microwave, hob and dishwasher. The two hotels share a heated indoor pool, fitness center, and outdoor sports court.
Hyatt Place / Hyatt House Allentown / Lehigh Valley
Hyatt Hotels Corporation opened the two-brand Hyatt Place Allentown / Lehigh Valley and Hyatt House Allentown / Lehigh Valley, the region’s first dual-brand project for brands. The resort is close to Hamilton Crossings, Dorney Park and the new Air Products Global Headquarters.
The dual-brand project includes the Aster Events Center with 5,900 square feet of meeting and event space; indoor and outdoor seating areas with a fireplace and grill area, a patio and outdoor dining areas; a 24-hour fitness center; a 2,400 square feet. pool area; the 24/7 market; and the Westside Grill restaurant.
The hotels were developed and owned by the Jaindl Land Company and are operated by Tko Hospitality.
Hyatt Place Allentown / Lehigh Valley has 109 rooms, while Hyatt House Allentown / Lehigh Valley has 96 studios and one-bedroom suites with full kitchens. Both properties have free Wi-Fi and free breakfast.