We’re Thankful to Be Southern Because Redo Is Not a 4-Letter Word

November 9, 2012 | By | Comments (0)
The Saint Hotel

Photo courtesy The Saint Hotel

Renovations breathe stylish new life into some of our favorite old buildings, such as New Orleans’ Beaux Arts beauty The Saint (thesainthotelneworleans.com; rates from $189), a 166-room boutique property that opened late last year in the French Quarter’s old Audubon Building.

Luxe Stoneleigh Hotel

Photo courtesy the Luxe Stoneleigh Hotel

The Art Deco Luxe Stoneleigh Hotel & Spa (luxestoneleigh.com; rates from $199) in Dallas, bolstered by a Dorothy Draper-inspired $36 million do-over, pays tribute to 1920s high-rise living in the Big D.