News in brief: Meininger, Oakwood, Sofitel

News in brief: Meininger, Oakwood, Sofitel

Meininger to expand in Amsterdam:  Meininger Hotels signed a long-term lease agreement with Provast for the 165-room Amsteltower hotel in Amstel Station.

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Oakwood to expand in Tokyo:  Oakwood Worldwide signed a five-year management agreement with Ascendas Hospitality Trust for the 122-room Oakwood Apartments Ariake.

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Accor to expand Sofitel brand in Berlin:  Sofitel signed a management contract for the 311-room Hotel Concorde Berlin. The hotel, renamed Sofitel Berlin Kurfürstendamm, will begin new operation on February 1, 2014.

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Marriott to debut property in Bolivia:  Marriott Hotels will open the 174-room Marriott Hotel Santa Cruz de la Sierra in 2016.

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Absolute Hotel Services announces new Vietnam property:  Absolute Hotel Services Group will develop the 450-room Eastin Duyen Ha Resort Cam Ranh with Duyen Ha Co. The hotel’s opening is scheduled for the first quarter of 2017.

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Aimbridge to manage Hilton-branded Florida hotel:  Aimbridge Hospitality signed an agreement to manage the 277-room Embassy Suites Jacksonville-Baymeadows Hotel.

Read more at Aimbridge Hospitality