Hotel Equities to manage Florida SpringHill Suites

Atlanta-based Hotel Equities announced its selection as the management company for a $30 million, 161-room SpringHill Suites by Marriott in Navarre Beach on the Florida panhandle. The six-story hotel is located at 8375 Gulf Boulevard.

American Fidelity Life Insurance Company (AFLI) serves as the hotel’s development company. Construction began in mid-June and has an anticipated completion in third quarter 2016. The hotel is designed for guests ranging from leisure travelers, families, corporate guests, wedding parties and reunion attendees. The property will have 4,000 feet of meeting space. 

FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER

Like this story? Subscribe to Operations & Technology!

Hospitality professionals turn to Operations & Technology as their go-to source for breaking news on guestrooms, food & beverage, hospitality and technology trends, management and more. Sign up today to get news and updates delivered to your inbox daily and read on the go.

The hotel’s resort-style amenities include both indoor and outdoor pools, a lazy river and a full-service restaurant, beach bar and lounge, along with numerous beach activities. The meeting and event space, much of it overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, is being designed to accommodate business meetings, social gatherings, receptions and weddings.

Suggested Articles

The furloughs will affect those at its domestic owned properties as well as its corporate staff.

The company is reducing its corporate workforce 40 percent to approximately 100 full-time-equivalent employees.

As of April 2, more than half of Accor’s branded hotels were closed worldwide, a portion the company said could grow to two-thirds in coming weeks.