Solis Hotels and Resorts to Open First Oceanfront Property, Solis Resort, Spa & Residences

Newest Solis Resort Opens Third Quarter 2008 in Sunny Isles, Florida

ATLANTA, March 7 /PRNewswire/ — Solis Hotels and Resorts has announced the first new addition to its portfolio since its launch in July 2005. Slated to open in the third quarter 2008, The Sunny Isles Solis Resort, Spa & Residences will be the premiere oceanfront Solis property, complementing the brand’s existing collection of urban hotels.

Through its unrivaled location along a pristine stretch of beach just north of Bal Harbour, The Sunny Isles Solis Resort, Spa & Residences will feature unobstructed ocean views to the south and east for most guest rooms. Internationally renowned architecture firm Arquitectonica is overseeing the design of the project, which will reflect a vibrant, modern spirit evocative of its surroundings. The resort will feature 140 guestrooms, 130 residential units and amenities including a full-service spa, meeting facilities and a signature restaurant.

“We are delighted to introduce this property to the Solis portfolio,” said Horst Schulze, CEO of Solis Hotels and Resorts. “In addition to its location in one of Florida’s most highly coveted residence and resort destinations, The Sunny Isles Solis Resort, Spa & Residences will offer the impeccable standard of service and comfortable surroundings that are the Solis hallmark.”

Developed by Forkosh Development Group, The Sunny Isles Solis Resort, Spa & Residences will be located at 15701 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160, between South Beach, Miami and Ft. Lauderdale.

“This project represents the marriage of the outstanding Solis Hotels and Resorts’ innovative concepts with Forkosh Development Group’s tremendous knowledge of construction, sales and attention to detail,” said Alex Forkosh, president and CEO of Forkosh Development Group. “We are pleased to be working together to create a special environment for discerning hotel guests and residents alike.”

For sales and pre-opening information, call (305) 379-4424. Residential units are available for ownership now.

The Solis Brand Experience

Carefully crafted to appeal to discerning, well-traveled guests, the Solis Hotels and Resorts brand was developed by Horst Schulze and his team of hospitality experts. The Solis concept was designed to appeal to sophisticated travelers, combining a new sense of luxury with superior customer service. Each Solis property will offer luxury accommodations with a true sense of discovery, and designs to showcase its distinct surroundings.

Solis Resort, Spa & Residences will be the brand’s premiere beach property. Other Solis hotels are currently planned for development in Frankfurt, Germany; Chicago, IL; Atlanta, GA; San Antonio, TX and Orlando, FL. These premier Solis properties signify the genesis of a brand poised for success through unique designs, experiences and customer service standards.

Forkosh Development Group

Since 1993, Forkosh Development Group, based in New York City, has developed nearly 1,400 residential units on the East Coast. The firm’s expertise spans new development and complex conversions. In South Florida, the Forkosh Development Group has made a name for itself with projects such as Spiaggia Ocean Residences and Electra One.


Arquitectonica is a global leader in the design of luxury residential towers and hotels, having designed many prominent buildings throughout the world. Recent projects include the 45-story Westin New York at Times Square, the 53-story Regent Shanghai, the Hilton Americas in Houston, and several residential towers such as Miami’s Blue and the Waverly at South Beach.

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