Openings - [New York]

New York City - Hilton Garden Inn has opened its 250th property in October 2005, the 369-room Hilton Garden Inn Times Square.

- The 316-room Carlton on Madison Avenue reopened in December after a five-year, $60 million renovation and preservation project. The renovation includes restoration of the original landmark New York hotel, refurbishment of all guest rooms and suites, and a 17,000 sf addition which includes a three story lobby, an antique lobby bar, and state-of-the-art meeting facilities that can accommodate up to 200 people.

Niagara Falls - The new 650-room Seneca Niagara Hotel finished its second phase of renovations in March. It features new 35,000 sf of gaming space, bringing a total of 147,000 sf of gaming space, 34,500 sf of meeting space, a spa, salon, fitness center, and indoor pool.