Turkey’s Divan Bursa is one of nine new Preferred Hotel Group members. // © 2011 Preferred Hotel Group
Preferred Hotel Group, which represents more than 800 independent hotels in over 70 countries, has been joined by nine new hotel members as of November.
The new memberships span a variety of locations, styles and features. One highlight of the portfolio is The Queen Mary, the ocean liner now docked in Long Beach, Calif., which offers tours, specialty dining events, festivals and live entertainment. Another addition is the Hotel California in Paris, which doubles as a modern art gallery with over 3,000 pieces gathered from around the world. The Grand Papua Hotel in New Guinea highlights state-of-the-art technology, such as a paperless iPad check-in.
Other additions include The Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch in Saratoga, Wyo.; the new luxury Divan Bursa hotel in Bursa, Turkey; Palace Hotel in Copenhagen, Denmark; Peppermill Resort Spa Casino in Reno, Nev.; Hotel Alex Johnson in Rapid City, S.Dak.; and Haywood Park Hotel in Asheville, N.C. www.preferredhotelgroup.com