News in brief: Hilton, Okura, AMResorts

Mission Valley Doubletree sold: The Doubletree San Diego-Hotel Circle in Mission Valley was sold to Oak Coast Properties for US$49 million.

Read more at U-T San Diego


Hotel Okura adds Hotel Shiroyama Kagoshima: Hotel Okura Co. signed a sales partnership agreement with Shiroyama Kanko Co. to add Hotel Shiroyama Kagoshima to its portfolio.

Read more at Business Wire


AMResorts expands in Mexico: AMResorts announced the expansion of Breathless Resorts & Spas in Mexico with the signing of Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa. The resort is scheduled to open in November.


Vantage Hospitality to introduce Value brands in India: Vantage Hospitality Group entered into an exclusive agreement with Miraya Hotel Management to introduce the Value Inn Worldwide and Value Hotel Worldwide brands to India.

Read more at Wellness India


Memphis hotels sold: American Realty Capital Hospitality Trust purchased Hyatt Place Memphis Wolfchase for US$15.3 million, The Hampton Inn for US$13.9 million and Homewood Suites for US$10.5 million. The seller was Whitehall Real Estate Funds.

Read more at the Memphis Business Journal