Gay “Lords Hotel” Premiers in South Beach

Author: , January 2nd, 2011

Lords Hotel South BeachHundreds packed the Lords South Beach gay hotel for its official grand opening Wednesday night. Among the revelers: hotel founder Brian Gorman, filmmaker Evgeny Afineevsky (Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!!), Elaine Lancaster, Kevin Hopper of Mark Magazine and Florida Agenda and publicist Sharon Kersten.

Opening night also featured music by Tracy Young & Lady Bunny.

Full Story from The Miami Herald

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“Adonis Tulum”, Luxury Gay Hotel, to Open on Mexican Riviera

Author: , December 30th, 2010

Adonis Tulum Gay HotelA luxury hotel catering exclusively to male gay tourists will open in January on Mexico’s Riviera Maya, Spanish news agency EFE reported. The 94-room Adonis Tulum hotel near the Tulum archaeological zone will serve male gay tourists exclusively.

“The hotel is uniquely for men,” Patrick Lurenz, the hotel’s general director, said. “That is to say, only homosexual couples are accepted, it’s not for women, although among our personnel we have heterosexual men and women and all have received specialized training to avoid having our guests feel uncomfortable or discriminated against.”

It is the first such hotel in the state of Quintana Roo, and is expected to provide 100 direct jobs.

Full Story from On Top Magazine

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Hotelier Opens New Gay Hotel in South Beach

Author: , December 14th, 2010

Hotelier Brian Gorman, founder of the newly opened Lords Hotel, said he thought Miami was the perfect hot spot to set up his LGBT-friendly accommodations.

“I remember coming to South Beach in my late teens and remembering that it was just the ultimate experience — fun, sun, sand, clubs, everything,” he told Niteside of why he choice the Magic City as the place to start his gay botique hotel. “I just saw myself here more than anywhere else, it was meaningful for me personally. I knew I wanted to start my brand here.”

Gorman, founder of Lords South Beach Hotel, has put his heart and soul into the 53-room Art Deco confection where 10 percent of the profits made on certain rooms go to LGBT charities.

Full Story from NBC Miami

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