mexico: investing in the future
MICROTEL INN MEXICALI
Mexicali,122 rooms, Nov. 2011
•COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT
Hermosillo, 130 rooms, 2012
•HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS GUAYMAS
LA QUINTA INN &
An estimated $1.5 billion worth of
activity in Mexico’s hotel construc-
tion pipeline will add 90 hotels
and 12,000 rooms to the country’s
accommodations landscape between
2011 and 2015. This map provides a
snapshot of key hotel developments
Cabo San Lucas,
RESORT & SPA
Los Cabos, Feb. 2011
ST REGIS HOTEL
San Jose Del Cabo,
Key Infrastructure Projects
HOTEL TOURISM CORRIDOR RESTORATION, MAZATLAN.
Focusing on the ‘Golden Zone’ resort district, Phase II of the restoration is a
combined effort by local, state and federal governments totaling about $5.4
million. In progress.
OLD MAZATLÁN HISTORIC DISTRICT PROJECT. Public and private investment of more than $32 million has been made to date to refurbish
the historic central district that was once Mazatlán’s commercial center.
CONGRESS AND CONVENTION CENTER QUERETARO (QCC).
Opened in February 2011 after an investment of $51.6 million, with a total
of 354,778 square feet from meetings, conferences and expositions and the
capacity to host up to 9,000 people.
GLOBAL ENTRY KIOSKS, SAN JOSE DEL CABO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (SJD). Beginning in May 2012 the kisoks will allow
pre-approved low-rish travelers to avoid standing in line and proceed for
expedited customs clearance.
MALECÓN RENEWAL PROJECT, PUERTO VALLARTA. The old
town’s iconic waterfront, locally known as the Malecón, will be renovated to
include pedestrian-friendly public space as part of a 20-year strategic plan
to upgrade a series of tourism-related areas. Opening October 2011.
CONVENTION CENTER, RIVIERA MAYA. Experiencias Xcaret has finalized plans to construct a state-of-the-art convention hall that will hold up
to 1,200 people; the adventure destination also announced a multi-million
dollar investment in its eco-adventure programs.
EXPO AT MUNDO IMPERIAL, ACAPULCO. A private group is
investing $28.3 million to build a new meeting and convention center in
Acapulco’s Diamond Zone, including 355,000 square feet of meeting and
exhibit space. Completion is scheduled for early 2012.
HOLIDAY INN EX
Monterrey, 170 roo
Guadalajara, 250 rooms, Sept. 2011
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS
Guadalajara, 150 rooms, Mar. 2012
HAMPTON INN GUADALAJARA EXPO
Guadalajara, 120 rooms, July 2012
PARK INN TAMA
San Luis Potosi, 69
HOTEL IBIS SAN
San Luis Potosi, 12
Colima, 93 rooms,
Leon, 140 room
•FAIRFIEL INN Queretaro,
COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT TOLUCA
Toluca, 182 rooms, Nov. 2012
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS
Metepec, 76 rooms, Nov. 2011