The Hilton Garden Inn hotel has started operations in the west of the capital, where they already operate other hotels focused mainly on business travelers.
The new hotel is located in an area where other hotels under the brands Crowne Radisson, and Barcelo are already operating. The new 115-room hotel is owned by Developer Parque La Sabana DPS SA and managed by Elite Hotels & Resorts Costa Rica.
An announcement has been made that the Blue Bay hotel chain is negotiating with a group of investors to operate a tourist resort consisting of a hotel, a golf course and a beach club on the Pacific coast.
It is expected that by July 1, 2015 the Spanish chain Blue Bay will be fronting a resort in Coronado, in the Panamanian Pacific. The hotel chain already has a presence in Panama and hopes to continue expanding.
Hampton, of the Hilton hotel chain, continues its international expansion by announcing the opening of its first hotel in Panama. The new Hampton Panama has 108 rooms, the new building constructed by Hilton Worldwide, joins the world record of more than 1,900 hotels under the name Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites and Hampton by Hilton.
An announcement has been made for the 2016 opening of a Fairfield hotel by Marriott, a 130-room hotel in San Salvador, situated next to La Gran Via shopping center.
From a statement by Marriott International:
Marriott International has announced its plans to open a hotel with 130 rooms under the Fairfield by Marriott brand in El Salvador. The hotel will be located next to La Gran Via shopping center and close to companies such as Xerox, Citibank, the World Bank, Bayers and Siemens. The hotel will serve as an excellent accommodation choice for frequent business travelers. The hotel will be developed by Dueñas Hermanos Ltda. And managed by Marriott International under a long-term agreement.
The hotel chain has announced that it will open in 2016, a 147-room Courtyard hotel in zone 10 in Guatemala City.
From a statement issued by Marriott:
Marriott International has announced plans to open the first Courtyard by Marriott hotel in Guatemala City. The hotel project was signed with the Azur Group, a family business that invests in real estate, hospitality and restaurants.
Preparations are being made in the country for the opening of two high rise condo projects which combine residential units with hotel facilities and services.
The first 'condo-hotel' project called Ocean, located in Jaco, Puntarenas, is expected to start operations in December and includes an infrastructure of 7,200 square meters. The second project will begin the first phase of construction in the Greater Metropolitan Area in 2016 and will focus on the corporate market.
Latam Hotel Corporation will build and operate, beggining in 2016, a Hyatt Place hotel with 140 rooms in the Cascadas shopping center in San Salvador.
From a statement issued by the Agency for Investment Promotion and Export El Salvador (Proesa):
With an investment of more than USD 36 million, the Government of El Salvador in conjunction with Latam Hotel Corporation has laid the first stone where the Hyatt Place San Salvador hotel will be built.
The hotel chain also announced the opening of its fifth property in the country by the end of the year.
From a press release by Hiilton Worldwide:
Panama, Panama City - Hilton Worldwide has announced the opening of Hilton Panama, a new 347 room hotel with a prime location in the heart of the city, the Hilton Panama offers panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean. This new hotel opened its doors in time to celebrate with all Panamanians the centenary of the Panama Canal and offers special introductory rates from $129 * per night to commemorate the occasion.
A new hotel by the Holiday Inn Express chain starts operations in the capital of Honduras, in the San Rafael Plaza mall.
From a statement issued by Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG)
IHG announces the opening of a new hotel by the brand Holiday Inn Express, which will have 108 rooms, an outdoor swimming pool, a 24-hour gym and a business center. Guests will also be able to make use of free transport to the the nearby Multiplaza mall.
In the first half the year the Tourism Authority of Panama granted 33 permits for the establishment of new hotels and 11 new licenses to travel agencies.
$102.8 million is the total amount invested in the first six months of the year in new hotels in the country, according to estimates by the Tourism Authority of Panama. "...Of the total ... 10 will be located in the province of Chiriqui, nine in Panama and four in the province of Los Santos. The rest will be located between the provinces of Cocle, Herrera and Bocas del Toro. "
Tax incentives for the construction of hotels in the interior of the country are behind the increase in the number of operating permits issued since the implementation of the law in 2012.
With up to six years to start their projects, investors interested in developing hotel infrastructure in the interior of the country have until 2020 to benefit from the tax incentives which include total exemption from import tax, including transfer tax on goods and services (ITBMS), for a period of 20 years for the purchase of equipment, furniture, fittings and equipment used in the construction and equipping of the complex.
The hotel Crowne Plaza Panama Airport will offer 126 rooms starting February 2015 and will be located in the Global Business Terminal complex at Tocumen.
From a press release issued by IHG Hotels:
"Located near Tocumen International Airport, the Crowne Plaza Panama Airport hotel is part of the Global Business Terminal complex, a modern office building of 52 thousand square meters with a conference center and parking for over 700 vehicles."
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