Kor Hotel Group to Open 1st Canadian Property in Vancouver

Opening in Vancouver this summer is Kor Hotel Group's first Canadian property, the Loden Hotel. The 130-room luxury boutique hotel will open in July with 76 rooms, with the balance of the rooms opening in September. The opening of the Loden is the first of a mini room-boom in Vancouver. Following its lead will be the 119-room Shangri-La Vancouver in fall 2008, the 415-room Fairmont Pacific Rim in late 2009 and the 40-room Hotel Giardino, also slated to open in 2009. Visit [www.korhotels.com].

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