ALHI Introduces New Collection of Entertainment, Gaming Hotels

To help meeting planners find, select and book meeting space at gaming properties, Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) has launched a new collection of hotels and resorts providing "hallmark entertainment and/or gaming," it announced last week. The collection, the "ALHI Entertainment & Gaming Solutions" collection, consists of 30 member hotels and resorts that are designed for meetings, conventions, exhibitions and events.

"We created the 'Entertainment & Gaming Solutions' collection as an easy-to-access resource for planners who want to quickly identify exceptional entertainment and gaming options that are available to them," said ALHI President and CEO David Gabri. "This specialty segment features many of the world's finest meeting resorts and hotels that offer exciting onsite entertainment and/or gaming, which enables planners to select the right venue that will suit their program's needs for an extremely appealing program venue and productive and cost-effective meeting."

Members of the new ALHI Entertainment & Gamins Solutions collection — which will continue to benefit from the services of ALHI's national sales team — include:

• ARIA Resort & Casino (Las Vegas)
• Atlantis (The Bahamas)
• Atlantis, The Palm (Dubai)
• Beau Rivage Resort & Casino (Biloxi, Miss.)
• Bellagio (Las Vegas)
• Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center (Nashville)
• Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center (Orlando)
• Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center (Grapevine, Texas)
• Gran Melia Golf Resort (Puerto Rico)
• InterContinental Chicago (Chicago)
• InterContinental New York Barclay (New York)
• Jumeirah Essex House (New York)
• Loews Lake Las Vegas (Henderson, Nev.)
• Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando (Orlando)
• Loews Regency Hotel (New York)
• Loews Royal Pacific at Universal Orlando (Orlando)
• Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino (Las Vegas)
• Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas (Las Vegas)
• MGM Grand (Las Vegas)
• MGM Grand Detroit (Detroit)
• The Mirage (Las Vegas)
• Mohegan Sun (Uncasville, Conn.)
• Monte Carlo Resort and Casino (Las Vegas)
• The New York Palace (New York)
• The Peabody Orlando (Orlando)
• The Peninsula Chicago (Chicago)
• Signature at MGM Grand (Las Vegas)
• Sofitel Chicago Water Tower (Chicago)
• THEhotel at Mandalay Bay (Las Vegas)
• Vdara at CityCenter (Las Vegas)

Last year, ALHI launched seven other specialty-segment collections, including the "ALHI Level 5 Collection," consisting of 17 five-diamond and five-star hotels; the "ALHI Big Box 5-50 Collection," consisting 27 hotels with more than 500 rooms and over 50,000 square feet of meeting space; the "Mountain Resorts Collection," featuring hotels with mountain views; the "ALHI Historic Collection," which includes 36 landmark properties; the "ALHI U-200 Gems Collection," consisting of ALHI member hotels with fewer than 200 guest rooms; the "ALHI Golf Collection," consisting of 42 ALHI member hotels with golf courses; and the "ALHI Beach & Island Collection," consisting of 33 ALHI member hotels in beach destinations.

For more information about ALHI's portfolio, which now includes more than 130 Four- and Five-Diamond/Star quality hotels and resorts, collectively offering more than 100,000 rooms and over 10 million square feet of meeting space, visit