Hard Rock International will be under the same controlling ownership for the first time in 30 years. // © 2016 Hard Rock Hotels
Hard Rock International recently announced the reacquisition of its hotel and casino rights, which will bring the brand under the same controlling ownership for the first time in more than 30 years.
The acquisition, which gave Hard Rock the rights to affiliates of BREF HR, LLC, will allow the brand to develop, own, license, franchise and manage any Hard Rock hotel or casino property in the Western U.S., in addition to Australia, Brazil, Israel, Venezuela and Vancouver, British Columbia.
The acquisition will also add the following properties to the Hard Rock portfolio: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Lake Tahoe, Nev.; Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Sioux City, Iowa; Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tulsa, Okla.; and Hard Rock Casino in Vancouver, British Columbia.