Le Meridien/AC Hotels Denver Downtown
Developer: White Lodging
Architect: HKS, Inc.
Project Mgmt: White Lodging
Purchasing: White Lodging
Operator: White Lodging
Pre-opening: White Lodging
Anticipated Open Date: August 2017
Total Keys: 495
Le Meridien: 272
AC Hotel: 223
Number of Floors: 19
Meeting Room Square Feet: 12,000
When complete, the dual hotels will add 495 guestrooms, 12,000 square feet of meeting space and four dining outlets, including Denver’s highest open-air rooftop bar on the 20th floor, and destination dining from a Michelin-star restaurant group.
Le Méridien Denver will feature 272 luxurious rooms along with a full-service restaurant, 24-hour fitness facility, business centre, and Le Méridien Hub™ experience, which transforms the traditional lobby into thoughtfully-design space that brings creative and curious-minded guests and locals together over the brand’s signature éclairs and coffee programme curated by the hotel’s creative Master Barista. The impressive full glass building façade will welcome guests with the entrance on California Street. Art and design will immediately provide an element of discovery throughout the public spaces, while the destination of Denver will be woven into the fabric of the interior design throughout the hotel.
Newly introduced to the U.S., the AC Hotels by Marriott property will be the lifestyle brand’s first to open in Denver. The brand is known to celebrate the beauty of classic-modern design marrying sophisticated European style with approachable design for a distinctly urban feel, and often featuring simple, clean and crisp lines, The AC Hotel Denver Downtown will have unique elements, which will embody the character of the city and enhance the guests’ experience of the destination. The hotel will feature a full brick façade with its entrance and lobby on 15th Street.