July 07, 2006 08:29:11 GMT
The new Nicky Hilton hotel.
Bearing the name Hilton, Nicky Hilton is joining the family business, hotel. The 22-year-old heiress will help launch a new hotel bearing her famous name.
"I've always wanted to do it," so Nicky says about her new project. In addition to the hotel launching Nicky also is planning to renovate two existing buildings to open the "Nicky O" on Miami's famed Ocean Boulevard in November.
About that she revealed "I've been around hotels my whole life, and I know a good hotel when I see one." And subsequent to that, her second "Nicky O" will open on Chicago's historic Printer's Row. "Miami will definitely be a party destination, and Chicago will be a little more calm," she says.
The 94-room boutique/condo accommodation will include entertainment news tickers in the elevators, a signature scent and rooms deigned by friends - including $5,000-a-night penthouse by clothing designer Roberto Cavalli.