South Florida-based B Hotels & Resorts has expanded outside the Sunshine State with the B Historic Savannah hotel in Savannah, GA, it announced last week. A former Country Inn & Suites, the hotel is located in Savannah's historic downtown, where it offers 101 guest rooms, a fitness center, a heated swimming pool, self-parking, and 1,000 square feet of meeting space.
"The arrival of B Historic Savannah is an incredible milestone for us and it signifies the first of several exciting new property announcements to come," B Hotels & Resorts President and CEO Ayelet Weinstein said in a statement. "Savannah's hospitality market shows tremendous potential and this particular hotel has a terrific location in close proximity to the area's most renowned attractions. We are excited to bring our fresh, approachable lifestyle hospitality to locals and visitors alike."
In the coming weeks, B Hotels & Resorts plans to commence a renovation of the B Historic Savannah. Expected improvements include the addition of new bedding, a new spa suite, and a new lobby lounge and bar serving small plates and tapas. The hotel will remain open during renovations.