Great Eagle Holdings Limited
has announced that it will take over the management of Le Meridien
Boston when the current management agreement with the Meridien Group in relation to its wholly owned Le Meridien Boston
Hotel expires as scheduled on 31 December, 2003.
Langham Hotels International Limited - formerly known as Great Eagle Hotels
International Limited and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Great Eagle, will take
over the management of the Hotel, continuing to operate it as the Langham
Hotel, Boston together with Great Eagle's other equally deluxe properties, the
Langham, London and the Langham Hotel, Hong Kong.
The Boston hotel opened as Le Meridien Boston in 1981 within the building
that originally housed the former Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and has
been successfully operated by Meridien as one of the City's top hotels located
in the Financial District. It is a luxury 326 room property located close also to
the heart of Boston's downtown historic districts, all within easy walking
distance such as City Hall, Boston Common, the Freedom Trail, Faneuil Hall
and the popular Quincy Market.
Langham, Boston will continue as a member of The Leading Hotels of the