Pebblebrook to add to Unofficial Z Collection

Hotel Zena is expected to open in the second quarter of 2020 in Washington, D.C. Photo credit: Viceroy Hotel Group

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust announced the planned $25 million renovation and transformation of the Donovan Hotel in Washington, D.C., to the Hotel Zena as the newest member of the Unofficial Z Collection, the company’s individually curated portfolio of urban lifestyle hotels. Hotel Zena is expected to open in the second quarter of 2020.

The upper-upscale lifestyle hotel will feature a propertywide art program in addition to a cocktail-focused lobby lounge and a 14th-floor rooftop pool and adjacent meeting space for private functions.

Hotel Zena will be the seventh hotel in Pebblebrook’s expanding Unofficial Z Collection and will be operated and managed by Viceroy Hotel Group. Hotel Zena will join The Viceroy Urban Retreats portfolio, a collection of boutique hotels.

The Unofficial Z Collection comprises five properties in San Francisco: Hotel Zelos San Francisco, Hotel Zephyr Fisherman’s Wharf, Hotel Zeppelin San Francisco, Hotel Zetta San Francisco, Hotel Zoe Fisherman’s Wharf; along with the Hotel Zags Portland (Ore.) and the upcoming Hotel Zena Washington D.C.