Current projects

Royal St. David’s Golf Club, Harlech, Wales

Site of the $80mm St. David’s Resort Hotel and Spa being developed by Windy Ridge Development, a partnership between John Crow and Paul Fialkowski.

Luxury Resort Hotel – The Village at Longcliff, Lake Toxaway, North Carolina

Coming soon. A planned new luxury resort, spa and residences currently in early planning.

Hotel Carbon

A $150mm sports-centric hotel project in Prosper, Texas currently being developed by Hotel Carbon HQ, Inc.

Central City Commons

A $100mm mixed-use project in historic downtown Macon, Georgia to include a 150 room lifestyle hotel, 240 multi-family rental units, a renovated historic building and municipal structured parking deck. Crow is partnered with MMI-Thornton and Opterra Capital.

Hotel Hartness

73 room luxury hotel and spa recently opened near Greenville, South Carolina as part of a mixed-use community being developed by the Harness family. Crow Hospitality served as a long-term development advisor for the project.

Gorée Island Hotel

A 90 room luxury boutique hotel on Gorée Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Dakar Sénégal, currently leased form the government of Sénégal and being developed ny Hotel Development Corporation S.A.R.L. a partnership between Crow Hospitality and El Hadji Diop (Homeview Sénégal)

Prior projects

Selected Previous Project Involvement

  • Development advisor for the conversion of a historic office building to a small luxury hotel, The Quirk in Richmond, Virginia
  • Development advisor for the Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Residences, Sarasota, FL
  • Development advisor for the planning of Primland, an Auberge Resort in southern Virginia.  
  • Development advisor for the St. Regis Castillo Grand, now Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Residences, in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
  • Development advisor for the Government of Ghana for a proposed dual branded Intercontinental Hotel and Holiday Inn in Accra, Ghana.
  • Development advisor for a proposed Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Residences in Costa Rica.  
  • Development advisor for a proposed golf resort near Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Development advisor for a proposed resort and medical spa on the island of Madeira.
  • Development advisor for a proposed small luxury hotel, yacht club, marina and cottages on the island of Eleuthera, Bahamas.
  • Development advisory services for other proposed hotels in Haiti, Cape Verde, Mauritius, Ghana, Nigeria, Bahamas,  Kenya, and throughout the US.  

Other Representative Advisory Engagements

  • Represent the Birmingham Jefferson County Convention Center Authority in the review of bond documents and the negotiation of development, licensing and management agreements for a Westin Hotel.  
  • Strategic planning for Tuskegee University’s Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center to select a management company and negotiate agreements. 
  • Litigation support and expert testimony for multiple hotels and golf clubs.
  • Asset management for multiple hotels and golf clubs throughout the Southeast.  
  • Acquisition due diligence for investors looking at properties in the Bahamas, Jamaica, Barbados, Colombia and throughout the US.  
  • Market and economic feasibility analyses for numerous hotels, clubs, golf courses and mixed-use projects domestically and overseas.