Preferred Hotels & Resorts prepares for 2018 openings

The Bobby Hotel, Nashville

Preferred Hotels & Resorts has 13 new properties scheduled to launch in 2018. 

The Americas  

Bobby Hotel (Nashville, Tenn.) – opening Spring 2018
The nine-story Bobby Hotel will have 144 guestrooms and suites as well as four dining outlets—a café, all-day restaurant, cocktail bar serving light bites, and a rooftop bar complete with a 1956 Greyhound. The uniquely repurposed tour bus, which plays into the property’s fun aesthetic and evokes a musician’s life on the road, will offer guests and the local creative set a bird’s eye view of the downtown area. 
The Post Oak Hotel (Houston, Texas) – opening Spring 2018
Houston’s newest luxury development, The Post Oak Hotel has 250 guestrooms and suites along with 20 executive residences. The hotel also has a 5,000-square-foot presidential suite with a media room, personal gym, and private elevator access, as well as a helipad for big entrances. 
Montage Los Cabos (Cabo San Lucas, Mexico) – opening Spring 2018
Located on 39 acres of beachfront in Santa Maria Bay, this resort will have 122 guestrooms and suites, as well as 52 Montage Residences. Montage Los Cabos will be the sixth property and the first outside of the United States from Montage Hotels & Resorts to join Preferred Hotels & Resorts. 


PhilsPlace Vienna (Vienna, Austria) – opening April 2018
Located in Vienna’s former Philips headquarters, PhilsPlace has 135 full-service apartments. The building was designed by post-war architect Karl Schwanzer, and has been preserved with all changes kept to the interiors. 
Pestana Amsterdam Riverside (Amsterdam, Holland) – opening February 2018
Located in the historic former Town Hall in the De Pijp neighborhood, the new Pestana Amsterdam Riverside has 154 guestrooms, suites, and apartments with its interiors and furnishings designed by Studio Linse.  

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The Middle House (Shanghai, China) – opening early 2018
Launching in Shanghai’s commercial district, The Middle House will have 111 rooms as well as 102 serviced apartments, with interiors created by Milan-based architect and furniture designer Piero Lissoni. Continuing the group’s collaboration with New York-based Chef Gray Kunz, The Middle House will include a new signature restaurant, Café Gray Deluxe. 
Sherwood Suites (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) – opening December 2017
In Ho Chi Minh City’s District 3, Sherwood Suites is an all-suite residence and hotel with 157 serviced apartments in studio and one- or two-bedroom configurations. Facilities in every apartment include fully equipped kitchens, designer Italian furniture, marble bathrooms, and floor-to-ceiling windows.                           
Other 2018 openings from Preferred Hotels & Resorts include:
·         The Primus Hotel Shanghai Hongqiao, Shanghai, China (opening January 2018)
·         Las Olas Ocean Resort, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., USA (opening May 2018)
·         Hotel Bennett, Charleston, S.C. (opening summer 2018)
·         Hotel Monville, Montreal, Canada (opening July 2018)
·         Hotel Sophy, Chicago (opening July 2018)
·         Garza Blanca Los Cabos, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico (opening July 2018)

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