News in brief: Langham, Access, IHG

Langham to expand in China:  Langham Hospitality Group announced that it has signed an agreement with Huatang Grand Hotel Co.  to manage the 293-room Langham Place Datong.


Access expands in Florida:  Access Hotels & Resorts added the 64-room The President Hotel South Beach and the 44-room The Penguin Hotel South Beach.

Read more at PR Newswire


IHG expands in Scotland:  The 199-room The Roxburghe in Edinburgh, currently operated by Macdonald Hotels & Resorts, will rebrand as a Crowne Plaza.

Read more at The Financial


Sofitel Miami sold:  The 269-room Sofitel Miami hotel was bought by Laurus Corp. for an undisclosed sum.

Read more at The Miami Herald