CJ Invest Index

Hyatt Is Buying Dream Hotel Group

  Hyatt Hotel Corporation is making another high-profile hotel company purchase, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  The company has announced an agreement for a Hyatt affiliate to acquire Dream Hotel Group’s hotel brand and management platform.  This story is part …

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Mexico’s RCD Hotels Is Expanding to Jamaica  

  By Alexander Britell, CJI The company behind one of the most celebrated all-inclusive resorts in Mexico is expanding to Jamaica, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  This story is part of Caribbean Journal Invest, the authority on Caribbean hotel, real …

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St. Thomas’ New Marriott Resort Is Powered by Clean Energy

  By Alexander Britell It’s the biggest new resort project in the US Virgin Islands, and the new Frenchman’s Reef dual-property destination resort is unique in another way: it’s powered by clean energy. The Marriott resort, which is opening soon …

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BWH Hotel Group to Open Major New Destination Resort in Curacao

  By Alexander Britell There’s a major new destination resort coming to the island of Curacao, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  The new Aiden by Best Western Bapor Kibra Curacao Resort is now in development in the heart of Mambo …

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Marriott’s St Regis Brand Is Opening Another Caribbean Resort 

  Marriott’s ultra-luxe St Regis brand is opening another new Caribbean resort and residential project, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  The company has announced plans to open the new St Regis Costa Mujeres Resort in early 2025.  This story is …

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Grenada’s Mount Cinnamon Resort Sold 

  Grenada’s Mount Cinnamon resort has been sold.  Investor Barry Collymore has acquired total ownership of the boutique resort from longtime owner Peter de Savary.  This story is part of Caribbean Journal Invest, the authority on Caribbean hotel, real estate …

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Marriott to Open First All-Inclusive W Hotel in the Caribbean 

  Marriott’s all-inclusive push is taking another significant step, with the planned debut of its first-ever all-inclusive W hotel in the Caribbean.  The adults-only, all-inclusive luxury resort will be opening in the heart of the Caribbean’s most popular destination: Punta …

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Apple Leisure Group Has Big Expansion Plans in the Caribbean

  It’s the hottest thing in travel right now, particularly in the Caribbean: all-inclusive, the all-in-one food and beverage concept that’s become the most sought after demand for travelers. And it’s also the hottest thing in hotel development, with more …

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St Regis Is Expanding With a New Caribbean Resort 

  Marriott has big plans for its ultra-luxe St Regis brand, and that includes a new focus on the Caribbean region.  Indeed, St Regis has been quietly growing its Caribbean portfolio, expanding from just one resort, the St Regis Bahia …

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Is Ritz-Carlton Returning to This Caribbean Island? 

  By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to Caribbean Journal Invest Is Ritz-Carlton making a return to one of its longtime Caribbean strongholds? This story is part of Caribbean Journal Invest, the authority on Caribbean hotel, real estate and tourism business …

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Hurricane Fiona a “Setback, Not a Reset” for Puerto Rico Hotels 

  By Joe Pike Quality of life certainly took a major hit for many residents of Puerto Rico when the destination was hit brutally by Hurricane Fiona, leaving some still without power. This story is part of Caribbean Journal Invest, …

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Kimpton Is Opening Its First Caribbean All-Inclusive 

  Kimpton is getting into the all-inclusive game.  In a nod to the hottest trend in travel, and the continued expansion of major brands like Marriott, Hyatt and Hilton into all-inclusive, Kimpton is doing the same.  This story is part …

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Related’s New Caribbean Condo Project 

  Top U.S real estate developer Related Group has revealed its next condominium project in the Caribbean.  It’s called the SLS Bahia Beach Residences, a project being led by Sofia Aspe Studio and Mexican developers Immobilia and U-Calli.  This story …

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Sonesta Eyes Caribbean Expansion 

  Sonesta is looking to expand its footprint in the Caribbean and Mexico region.  Sonesta International Hotels Corporation is making moves for more expansion, including the renewal of its master franchise relationship with GHL Hotels.  This story is part of …

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$55 Million Project to Transform St Croix’s Hotel on the Cay

  By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI The Virgin Islands Department of Property and Procurement (DPP) was recently released of the long-term loan for Hotel on the Cay that was originally slated to run through 2039. This story is …

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Nassau, Bahamas Boutique Hotel Lists for $7.9 Million 

  A well-known boutique hotel in downtown Nassau has hit the market, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  The Towne Hotel, a 47-room hotel in the heart of historic downtown Nassau, has been listed for $7.9 million with HG Christie.  This …

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Robert De Niro’s Nobu Is Opening A Third Caribbean Resort 

  Robert De Niro’s Nobu Hospitality is opening another new Caribbean resort, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  It will be the third Nobu in the company’s hotel pipeline in the Caribbean, joining projects in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic and Barbuda. …

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Iconic Caribbean Resort Site for Sale 

  By Alexander Britell One of the most iconic resort sites in the Caribbean is now for sale, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  This story is part of Caribbean Journal Invest, the authority on Caribbean hotel, real estate and tourism …

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Hard Rock to Break Ground on New Caribbean Resort 

  By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI Hard Rock is adding a new resort in the Caribbean, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned. This story is part of Caribbean Journal Invest, the authority on Caribbean hotel, real estate and tourism …

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