Sotherly Hotels to rebrand Laurel, Md., hotel as a DoubleTree

Sotherly Hotels entered into a 10-year franchise agreement with Hilton Worldwide to rebrand its Laurel, Md., hotel as the DoubleTree by Hilton Laurel. Sotherly currently operates the hotel under IHG's Holiday Inn brand.

The conversion is scheduled to take place on or before Oct. 31, 2015, subject to the completion of certain product improvement requirements.

The 207-room, full-service hotel is located in the high traffic Interstate-95 corridor between Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, adjacent to demand generators such as Fort Meade, the FDA, UPS and Lockheed Martin.

FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER

Like this story? Subscribe to Operations!

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

Suggested Articles

Ahead of the Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum, Joachim Schmitt discusses the hospitality investment climate.

Extended-stay demand continues to grow. That means development isn't slowing down anytime soon.

The 286-room Moxy NYC East Village is the third of four Moxy Hotels Lightstone Group plans on opening in the city.