Morgans Hotel Group Signs 10-year Management Contract for 78-key San Juan Water and Beach Club Hotel in Puerto Rico
“San Juan Water and Beach Club Hotel has great potential. It’s housed in a unique art deco building and sits on a beautiful strip of beach,” said Marc Gordon, Chief Investment Office of Morgans Hotel Group. “This deal will allow Morgans to generate income immediately while the owners put together the development to convert the project into a Morgans hotel.”
Morgans will assume management of the property as of October 18th, 2009. San Juan Water and Beach Club Hotel will remain open and operating as an independent hotel until it ultimately becomes a Morgans Hotel Group branded property.
“We are excited to have a presence in this coveted destination and to have the opportunity to impact the success of San Juan Water and Beach Club Hotel through our leadership and management expertise,” said Fred Kleisner, Chief Executive Officer of Morgans Hotel Group.
About Morgans Hotel Group | Morgans Hotel Group Co. (NASDAQ: MHGC) operates and owns, or has an ownership interest in, Morgans, Royalton and Hudson in New York, Delano and Shore Club in South Beach, Mondrian in Los Angeles, Scottsdale and South Beach, Clift in San Francisco, and Sanderson and St Martins Lane in London. Morgans Hotel Group and an equity partner also own the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas and related assets. Morgans Hotel Group has other property transactions in various stages of completion, including projects in Boston, Massachusetts; SoHo, New York; Las Vegas, Nevada; Palm Springs, California and Dubai, UAE. For more information please visit .
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