Openings - Massachusetts

Cambridge- The Hyatt Regency Cambridge is adding self-service check-in/checkout kiosks to its lobby to meet the demands of its travelers. The Hyatt Hotel Corporation will be the first company to offer the kiosk service throughout the entire region.

Boston- The 470-room Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel began construction in November on its Seaport District hotel project with a spring 2007 completion date.

- Attached to the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center is the 790-room Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel which is scheduled to open July 2006.

- In October 2006, the $310 million, 424-room InterContinental Hotel, located four blocks from the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, will open.

-The four-star, 130-room O'Callaghan Hotel Boston, housed in the 1887 Ames Building downtown, is scheduled to open in August 2006.

- In 2007 the Mandarian Oriental, the Regent International, the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel & the Charles Street Jail Hotel will open, all as mixed-use projects.

-The Boston Regent Inernational at Battery Wharf project is scheduled to open in 2007 and will have 150 hotel rooms, event space, a spa, and a marina.