DiamondRock Hospitality Closes on Premium Hotels



DiamondRock Hospitality Company ( DRH) announced yesterday their completed acquisition of four hotels from affiliates of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VI. The reported purchase price was $495 million, which paid for Hilton Boston Downtown, the Westin Washington D.C. City Center, the Hilton Burlington, and the Westin San Diego. According to the news, Goldman, Sachs & Co. and BofA Merrill Lynch advised on the deal.