Starwood to open Aloft property in Florida

The latest in Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide’s hip, urban hotel offer, Aloft, will have 465sqm of meeting space. The 215-room Aloft Aventura Hotel will be situated in Aventura, Florida and is scheduled to open in the autumn of 2009. Located between Miami and Fort Lauderdale in a region known for its golf courses, the new-build hotel will also be situated minutes from South Beach. The property’s rooms will have high ceilings and large windows to create a light, spacious environment, and wireless internet access as well as LCD TVs. Aloft is a youthful brand that encourages guest interaction through the provision of shared social spaces. Aloft Hotels Worldwide brand leader Brian McGuinness said: “The dynamism and sophistication of the Aloft brand will complement the energy of Aventura, one of Florida’s most appealing communities.”

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