SAN ANTONIO, TX - The Luxury Collection® Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT), today announced, together with its owner partner BC Lynd, the completion of a multi-million dollar restoration of the historic St. Anthony hotel. Built in 1909 as the first luxury hotel in Texas and located near the city’s enchanting River Walk, The St. Anthony, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Antonio, has unveiled a stunning redesign including enhanced accommodations, refreshed public spaces, and new dining venues. One of the world’s fastest growing luxury hospitality brands, The Luxury Collection is on track to reach 100 hotels in more the 30 countries by early 2016 as the brand expands and improves its renowned hotel portfolio around the world.
“The restoration of The St.
Anthony is a cornerstone in The Luxury Collection brand’s $300 million
dollar investment effort this year to renovate and reopen some of our most
iconic hotels in North America,” said Hoyt H. Harper II, Global Brand Leader,
The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts. “We are delighted to reintroduce
this legendary property as part of The Luxury Collection, returning the beloved
St. Anthony to its original grandeur and carrying on its legacy as a San
Antonio mainstay for locals and visitors alike.”