New Cafe for Old Town Holiday Inn Renovation
The renovation of the Old Town Holiday Inn has transformed it into Hotel Aka, a mysterious-looking hotel with a dark facade.
In a recent application, the Electra America Hospitality Group has proposed to open a new cafe with outdoor seating.
The hotel is currently under construction and is scheduled to open this winter.
“The Applicant is requesting a minor amendment to the existing SUP to add 40 outdoor dining seats,” the application said. “The Applicant is in the process of completing interior and exterior renovations to the existing hotel and plans to re-open as the Hotel AKA Alexandria.”
The new hotel will have 180 guest rooms and include a lounge area and bar on the ground floor near the lobby. , business center, and gym.
“The cafe will offer coffee, pastries, and similar beverages and light fare typically offered in coffee shops,” the application said. “The cafe will include a total of 40 outdoor dining seats in an outdoor seating area on First Street.”