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Latin American Hotel News

Hotel Development Cancun

RIU Completes the Refurbishment of the Hotel Riu Caribe in Cancun

In addition to some impressive changes in the lobby, rooms, restaurants and common areas that will surprise guests, the new Riu Caribe will now be the first in the area to host RIU Party events, which will be open to all RIU guests in Cancun.

Hotel Opening Honduras

Aloft San Pedro Sula Hotel Opens in Honduras

Situated in an energetic residential area, the hotel offers a prime location with proximity to commercial and entertainment areas, including an array of restaurants, bars, and business centers

Marriott Development Update

Marriott International's Strong Conversion Activity Helps Drive Growth in the Caribbean and Latin America

According to data from Lodging Econometrics, the pipeline of brand conversions in Latin America jumped by 22 percent on the first quarter of 2023 compared to the first quarter of 2022, totaling 67 projects and 9,464 rooms. Marriott’s data parallels global trends, with a first quarter of healthy conversion activity, accounting for 29 percent of rooms signed and 25 percent of rooms opened by the company globally.

Tourism Investment

UNWTO Puts Spotlight on Tourism Investment in the Americas

UNWTO further strengthened its cooperation with the Development Bank of Latin America and the Caribbean as it brought together public and private sector leaders to advance investments in the tourism sector.

Market Report South America

HVS South America Outlook & Opportunities 2023 - By Fernanda L'Hopital

After several economic and political disruptions across South America, there is now greater clarity in several countries, giving rise to compelling opportunities in some urban markets and across the leisure sector. The outlook appears bright throughout much of the region.

Hotel Opening Riviera Maya

Margaritaville Beach Resort Riviera Maya Opens

On June 1st, Margaritaville Beach Resort Riviera Maya, Mexico, officially opened its doors, welcoming guests to the first adults-only resort within the all-inclusive Island Reserve collection.

Hotel Opening Ecuador

Hotel Indigo Galapagos Opens on the Island of San Cristobal

Hotel Indigo hits a triple milestone with the opening of Hotel Indigo Galapagos on the island of San Cristobal. Located in the heart of the 'Enchanted Islands', home to unique endemic flora and fauna as well as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the hotel marks the first IHG property in this volcanic archipelago and the brand’s debut in South America.

Hotel Portfolio Transaction

Holiday Inn Club Vacations Acquires Four Resorts in Mexico

Holiday Inn Club Vacations Incorporated, a vacation ownership company and partner of IHG Hotels & Resorts (IHG), announced today that it has acquired four beachfront resorts located in Cancun, Playa del Carmen and the Riviera Maya, Mexico from Royal Resorts.