Two Roads Hospitality has announced its newest Joie de Vivre property, Revival at Mount Vernon Place, is set to open in early 2018 in the heart of Baltimore’s historic Mount Vernon neighborhood – the nationally-registered cultural center of the city where you’ll find well-preserved, 19th-century architecture and the original Washington Monument. The 107-room, 14-story hotel, developed by Denver-based real estate company nuovoRE, will be housed in a historic building dating back to 1929, which resides on land formerly owned by the President of Baltimore & Ohio (B&O Railroad). Revival will be a hotel rooted in history with an eye to the future.
“Home to a thriving arts and culture scene, Baltimore’s lively Mount Vernon neighborhood is a natural fit for our next Joie de Vivre property,” said Jamie Sabatier, CEO of Two Roads Hospitality. “Joie de Vivre is an eclectic boutique hotel brand with locations that draw inspiration from the people and places around them. Revival will celebrate the energy of the city of Baltimore, while honoring and paying homage to the quaint spirit of Mount Vernon.”
The design, led by Baltimore-based Schamu Machowski + Patterson Architects (SM+P Architects) and SLDesign, sought out to celebrate the best of Baltimore, past and present. The impeccably designed, oversized guest rooms capture the spirit of residential living and are dotted with references to the city. Features include decorative pieces like a quilt with abstract artwork of Chesapeake Bay and locally-sourced art, as well as hardwood floors inspired by pilings from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor in certain rooms.
In addition to thoughtfully-designed guest rooms and suites, the hotel will feature three dining and drinking options – all highlighting the distinct local flavors of Baltimore – including Square Meal, a ground-floor signature restaurant serving seasonal American fare; a lobby-level lounge; and Topside, a rooftop restaurant and bar centered around the Chesapeake Bay’s bountiful seafood offerings. Revival will also have three karaoke rooms, each with a unique aesthetic drawing from different design eras. Additionally, the property will feature four event spaces: Friday Evening, a private dining room; Kindred and Bailiwick, two 1,000-square-foot banquet rooms; and the Rayborg Crise Garden, an enclosed, private rooftop space.
Superbly located at 101 West Monument Street in Mount Vernon, one of America’s oldest and most culturally diverse neighborhoods, Revival is steps away from the Walters Art Museum, Peabody Musical Institute, and the Maryland Historical Society, in addition to extensive parks. For more information, visit www.jdvhotels.com/reviva l.
About Joie de Vivre Hotels
Since its founding in San Francisco in 1987, Joie de Vivre has made curating authentically local and eclectic experiences its signature. Each one of Joie de Vivre's hotels is an original concept designed to reflect its location and engage the five senses. Today, the brand manages the largest collection of boutique hotels and resorts in California and also has properties in Chicago, New Orleans, Washington, DC, and New York. Joie de Vivre Hotels is establishing its foothold on the East Coast with the newly-debuted Hotel 50 Bowery in New York City and Revival at Mount Vernon Place, soon to open in Baltimore, MD. Follow @JDVHotels on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for news and updates. For more information, please visit www.jdvhotels.com.
About Two Roads Hospitality
Created in September 2016, Two Roads Hospitality is an international lifestyle company encompassing an unrivaled collection of distinctive properties, passionate people, and remarkable experiences around the globe. The company is named for the newly-merged Commune and Destination Hotels, bringing together over 40 years of combined expertise exclusively dedicated to the boutique and lifestyle space. Comprised of Joie de Vivre Hotels, Thompson Hotels, Destination Hotels, tommie and Alila Hotels & Resorts, the company is the leading operator of independent hotels with more than 95 properties in eight countries and growing, also boasting an extensive roster of award-winning restaurants and bars, stunning vacation residences, world-class golf courses, and indigenous spa and wellness offerings. For more information on Two Roads Hospitality, visit www.TwoRoadsHotels.com, follow us on Twitter @TwoRoadsHotels, or like us on Facebook.