Imagery courtesy of Lengthy Seaside CVB.
Accor model Fairmont Lodges & Resorts is to redevelop the long-lasting Breakers Lodge in Lengthy Seaside, California, USA, reworking it into the town’s first luxurious boutique resort.
The high-end property will debut in 2023, restoring one among California’s most storied properties to its unique grandeur. Fairmont is partnering with Lengthy Seaside-based funding and growth group Pacific6 on the venture.
Getting ready for worldwide sport
First opened within the roaring twenties as a lavish resort on the waterfront, The Breakers was a sought-after vacation spot for celebrities and dignitaries. The brand new renovation will make the property match to cater for World Cup 2026 and Olympics 2028 attendees, with Lengthy Seaside performing as a bunch venue for each international sporting occasions.
The reimagined Fairmont The Breakers, Lengthy Seaside will characteristic high-end lodging and facilities, together with 185 boutique resort rooms and suites; a rooftop pool and terrace overlooking the Terrace Theater Plaza; an open-air rooftop lounge and bar with 360-degree views of the Pacific Ocean and Los Angeles basin.
Friends can loosen up in a lavish two-story spa, wellness and health centre and a stay jazz membership and music lounge. Greater than 12,000 sq ft of versatile indoor and outside assembly and performance area shall be out there. The resort’s culinary programme will embody 5 progressive meals and beverage venues, together with the reopening of the famed Sky Room restaurant.
Heather McCrory, CEO, Accor North and Central America, stated: “We’re honoured to play a task within the thrilling redevelopment of Fairmont The Breakers, Lengthy Seaside. Fairmont and Accor are dedicated to rising our distinctive assortment of accommodations within the area, and we’re thrilled so as to add this landmark property to our North American portfolio.
“Fairmont is famend for the model’s iconic, history-making properties, and The Breakers now turns into part of that international legacy. The venture will set the usual for luxurious hospitality in Lengthy Seaside, bringing to life a vibrant and thriving vacation spot interesting to locals and guests alike. The timing can be superb so as to add a 3rd standout Fairmont property in Los Angeles, upfront of the FIFA World Cup in 2026 and Summer time Olympics in 2028.”
John Molina, founding accomplice of Pacific6, commented: “”Pacific6 invested in The Breakers out of affection and a need to revive one among Lengthy Seaside’s most storied properties to its unique grandeur, and a drive to create probably the most memorable, high-end luxurious resort in one of many metropolis’s most sought-after places. Fairmont has a protracted and profitable historical past in working luxurious accommodations and is the right accomplice to deliver The Breakers, Lengthy Seaside to life. We’re excited to work collectively as we return this historic landmark to its former glory.”
Steve Goodling, president and CEO of the Lengthy Seaside Conference & Guests Bureau, added: “Fairmont’s presence in Lengthy Seaside permits us to develop each our conference and pleasure journey markets. Beforehand, sure conventions weren’t ready to decide on our vacation spot as a result of we have been unable to supply a luxurious boutique resort. As well as, right this moment’s journey section of individuals on the lookout for distinctive, intimate, luxurious experiences has additionally grown dramatically. Fairmont solutions the wants of each of those sectors for us and can assist Lengthy Seaside proceed to develop in its tourism advertising and marketing and gross sales.”
Fairmont’s record-breaking pipeline below growth contains Fairmont La Paz Puerta Cortés Resort and Residences in Mexico, plus additional US additions Fairmont Phoenix and Fairmont Orlando.