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MGM National Harbor to Join ALHI


NATIONAL HARBOR, MD — The $1.4 billion MGM National Harbor, slated to open in December, has been accepted as the newest member of Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI), it was announced Nov. 7.

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Ballroom, MGM National Harbor.

Close to Washington, D.C., on the banks of the Potomac River, the MGM National Harbor becomes the newest option in the ALHI Entertainment & Gaming Collection luxury segment.

The resort is owned and operated by MGM Resorts International. This addition to ALHI’s portfolio further expands the relationship ALHI has with providing its global sales organization (GSO) sales services across America and Canada to the MGM Resorts International portfolio of properties.

In addition to MGM National Harbor, ALHI’s portfolio also features such other MGM Resorts International hotels and resorts as Las Vegas’ 4,004-room ARIA Resort & Casino and the adjacent all-suite, non-gaming Vdara Hotel & Spa; the AAA Five-Diamond Bellagio; the 5,000-room MGM Grand Las Vegas; and the Skylofts at MGM Grand, located on the top two floors of MGM Grand.

The portfolio also includes all-suite, non-gaming The Signature at MGM Grand; Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, featuring 3,220 newly remodeled rooms and 2 million square feet of meeting space; 1,117-suite Delano Las Vegas; 3,044-room The Mirage; and Monte Carlo Resort and Casino, featuring 2,992 rooms and 30,446 square feet of meeting space.

ALHI’s membership also includes MGM Resorts International’s 1,740-room Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, the largest meeting resort or hotel in Mississippi; the AAA Four-Diamond MGM Grand Detroit, offering 30,000 square feet of meeting and event space; and the AAA Four-Diamond Borgata Hotel & Casino, featuring 2,800 guestrooms and 88,000 square feet of meeting space in Atlantic City, NJ.

ALHI is a membership-based, dues-funded global sales organization providing GSO sales services throughout the U.S. and Canada, along with expertise, local connectivity, market intelligence and account advocacy.

ALHI serves the North American Meetings & Incentive (M&I) marketplace, provides one-call local access for its membership of over 250 luxury-level hotels and resorts, plus an alliance including 23 luxury cruise ships appropriate for meeting and incentive programs, and destination management companies in over 100 locations worldwide. The member dues-funded ALHI GSO has been serving its clientele with meeting and incentive solutions for over 30 years.