• AC Hotel San Francisco Announces Open Date

     
    POSTED July 25, 2017
     

AC Hotel San Francisco Airport/Oyster Point Waterfront will open in September 2017. The location is the newest property in Marriott's AC Hotel collection and is located 10 minutes from San Francisco International Airport.

The brand-new waterfront property will have 187 guest rooms and 8,000 square feet of meeting space divided into five state-of-the-art meeting rooms. Catering is available, and there is a rentable media salon that guests can also utilize. The hotel features an entire glass wall facing the San Francisco Bay as well as a central al fresco courtyard. AC Hotels are designed to appeal to business travelers and vacationers with open-concept layouts and sophisticated design evocative of a European experience. The hotel features calming neutral color palettes and crisp white linens, open closet systems and sleek hardwood floors.

Guests can enjoy flexible options for meals at either the "Grab-n-Go" station of the buffet breakfast. The hotel offers a 24-hour fitness center, an indoor heated pool, a library, a complimentary airport shuttle, complimentary parking and the AC Store, which has a selection of locally sourced beverages and snacks. The new AC Hotel San Francisco Airport/Oyster Point Waterfront is 1 mile from the nearst Caltrain station, where guests can take public transport to San Francisco. The Oyster Point inlet of the San Francisco Bay is perfect for running, biking and fishing.

Jumpstarting tourism in cities across the country will be more complicated than simply opening doors again – especially in cities with large populations like Chicago. However, working together proves more effective, and in Chicago, more than 250 businesses are banding together to join Choose Chicago’s new initiative, Tourism & Hospitality Forward. It bolsters a safe reopening that encourages tourism as well as meetings and events in

 

The new reality for in-person meetings and events is coming into focus. While gatherings were cancelled or went virtual during the first few months of the COVID-19 pandemic, states are now slowly beginning to reopen and move toward a return to in-person gatherings. Associated Luxury Hotels International, or ALHI, published safety recommendations for planners, hotels, airlines and more, as society begins to formulate safety guidelines for travel, tourism, meetings and events.  

 

The U.S. Travel Association has called the current moment the “Great Travel Depression,” in light of the economic effects resulting from the coronavirus pandemic.