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$50M dual-branded hotel breaks ground in Fort Lauderdale

John Lievonen
American City Business Journals
$50M dual-branded hotel breaks ground in Fort Lauderdale

Driftwood Acquisitions & Development and Merrimac Ventures broke ground on a dual-branded Hilton Worldwide Holdings (NYSE: HLT) hotel in Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday. The Tru by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton hotel will feature 218 guest rooms and nearly 5,000 square feet of private event and conference space. It will be located about a mile away from the city's new Brightline station and 5 miles from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.