The Admiral Hotel in Mobile purchased for $21M by a Charleston-based hospitality group—learn more here

The Admiral Hotel
The Admiral’s grand lobby. ( The Admiral Hotel / Facebook)

According to Holy City Sinner, The Admiral Hotel has been purchased by Avocet Hospitality Group, a Charleston-based real estate development agency for $21 million. Read on to learn more about the purchase and historic hotel.

About The Admiral Hotel

The Admiral Hotel
The Admiral Hotel’s Corner 251 Restaurant and Bar. (The Admiral Hotel / Facebook)

The Admiral Hotel is located on Government Street  near the heart of Mobile’s Entertainment District and features: 

  • 157 guest rooms
  • 7,000 sq. ft. of meeting and event space 
  • Corner 251 Restaurant & Bar
  • Rooftop honey bee colony and herb garden
  • Resort-style pool and deck
  • And more

It is filled with a rich history and has been a part of Mobile since the 1940s. The hotel has hosted guests like Bob Hope and Elvis Presley and its interior is inspired by the style of art deco, which provides a blast from the past. 

Avocet Hospitality’s huge investment

The Admiral Hotel
The Read House located in Chattanooga, Tennessee is a part of Avocet’s portfolio. (The Read House / Facebook)

Avocet Hospitality Group aims to renew uniquely-situated hotels and restaurants to excite guests. They have successfully done this with two of their other hotel properties: 

The renovations of these two hotels are a combined total of over $48 million. 

Avocet’s work doesn’t stop there, they have completed over 11 hotel and restaurant renovations in:

Some of the hotels and restaurants include:

Avocet will work with locals in the Mobile community so they can create a hotel experience that caters to preserving the hotel’s history. They aim to make their hotel renovations with the intention of making guests feel like “they’re a guest of honor at a grand celebration.”

The renovation start date has not yet been announced. 

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