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Capella Washington D.C.

Assignment Overview

RobertDouglas advised Castleton Hotel Partners I, LLC in the sale of the Capella Washington, D.C. to an affiliate of CTF Development International for $65 million, or approximately $1.3 million per key, a record price per key transaction for the local market.  Following the acquisition, CTF Development International plans to rebrand the hotel under Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, its first ever in the nation’s capital. 

Hotel Overview

Opened in April 2013 to international critical acclaim under the vision of developer Bruce Bradley of Castleton Holdings, LLC, and legendary hotelier, Horst Schulze, founder and CEO of Capella Hotels & Resorts, the world-class Capella Washington, D.C. incorporates design, furnishings, materials, and fine arts of exceptional quality.  Encompassing approximately 59,800 square feet with 49 guestrooms and suites, the property is an intimate urban retreat located along the historic C&O canal in the heart of Georgetown – the upscale, high-end residential and retail district of Washington, D.C.

Deal Highlights

Client (Seller):
Sale Proceeds:
Key Count:
 Castleton Hotel Partners I, LLC
CTF Development International
$65 million

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