“The Hyatt Place brand is a distinctive addition to Grand Boulevard’s Town Center, offering travelers a combination of convenient amenities and thoughtful service,” stated Karen McNevin, Vice President of Hospitality and Human Resources for Howard Group.
Miramar Beach, Fla. (PRWEB)
August 03, 2017
Howard Group, a Northwest Florida-based portfolio real estate development company, has announced plans to develop an 84-room, five-story Hyatt Place hotel in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin. The project team and local dignitaries attended the ground-breaking ceremony at the hotel’s future site at the west end of the town center. Howard Group will develop and own the hotel. Howard Hospitality, a division of Howard Group specializing in hotel management, will manage Hyatt Place Sandestin at Grand Boulevard. The project will bring an estimated 100 construction and hotel operation jobs to Walton County. It is projected to open in late 2018.
Hyatt Place Sandestin at Grand Boulevard is the first Hyatt branded hotel in the South Walton area. Howard Hospitality is collaborating with HVS Design, a Maryland-based interior design firm specializing in the hospitality industry, to design the hotel interior. Paying homage to South Walton’s flourishing arts and culture community, the hotel will feature a custom designed theme of local artwork that will be a focal point in the lobby and continue throughout the common areas. Hyatt Place Sandestin at Grand Boulevard will also feature more than 1,600 square feet of continuous and versatile meeting space for up to 100 people.
“The Hyatt Place brand is a natural fit and distinctive addition to Grand Boulevard’s Town Center. Hyatt Place hotels offer travelers a combination of stylish design, convenient amenities, forward-thinking technology, and thoughtful service,” stated Karen McNevin, Vice President of Hospitality and Human Resources for Howard Group.
Hyatt Place Sandestin at Grand Boulevard hotel will bring the brand’s intuitive design, casual atmosphere and practical amenities, such as free Wi-fi and 24-hour food offerings, to the South Walton area. The new hotel will be in…