News in brief: Hilton, Park Hotels, Cachet Hotels

Hilton Worldwide Q3 2014 earnings: Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. reported net income was US$183 million, or US$0.19 per share, during the third quarter of 2014 compared to net income of US$200 million, or US$0.22 per share, in the third quarter of 2013.

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Park Hotel Group to expand into Indonesia and Thailand: The Park Hotel Group will open properties in Indonesia and Thailand in 2015. One hotel will be a rebranded property in Bali, and the other will be located in Khao Lak Beach.

Read more at Business Traveller


Cachet Hotel Group expands Urbn brand: Cachet Hotel Group will expand its Urbn brand in Kumming, China. The six-story property is set to open in 2016 and will feature 60 guestrooms, an all-day restaurant and spa.

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Distrikt Hotel to open in Pittsburgh: Distrikt Hotel will open in Pittsburgh’s former Salvation Army building. The 186-room boutique hotel will feature a living plant wall in the lobby, a Zen garden on the roof and a full-service restaurant.

Read more at Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Lodging Host to manage Adoba Hotel Dearborn: Lodging Host Hotel Corp. will take over management of Adoba Hotel Dearborn in Michigan from Atmosphere Hospitality Management Services LLC. The 772-room hotel’s 235 employees will be retained, according to Lodging Host’s CEO Kevin Hilchey.

Read more at Crain’s Detroit Business


AC by Marriott to open hotel in Mexico: AC by Marriott will open its second hotel in Mexico. The 175-room select-service hotel will be located in the mixed-use project Antea Lifestyle Center in Querétaro.


Carey Watermark Investors acquires Staybridge Suites Savannah: Carey Watermark Investors acquired Staybridge Suites Savannah in Georgia. The 104-room select-service hotel was sold for US$23 million.

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DAS Architects to develop luxury hotel in Philadelphia: DAS Architects Inc. will develop a new independent luxury hotel in Philadelphia’s Center City. The US$125 million hotel is scheduled to open in 2016 and will feature 300 guestrooms, two stories of retail shops, a restaurant and bar, and event and meeting facilities.