Representatives from Hollister and Lotus Management Inc. at the Feb. 24 groundbreaking for a new hotel on Gateway Drive. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Housing / Land Use

New Hollister hotel breaks ground

Holiday Inn Express will be the second hotel on Gateway Drive.

The lot across from the Fairfield Inn at 390 Gateway Drive is the proposed location of new Holiday Inn Express. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Business / Economy

Holiday Inn Express gets approval for site and architectural review

New hotel to include 93 rooms, a gym and indoor pool.

The management company of the Fairfield Inn at 390 Gateway Drive in Hollister is looking to build a second hotel across the street. Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Business / Economy

Holiday Inn Express may come to Hollister

New hotel would be across from Fairfield Inn and managed by the same company.


Business / Economy

New hotel in Hollister names general manager

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, scheduled to open next month, hires manager with experience managing hotels in Monterey, Carmel and Salinas


Business / Economy

Hollister House Bar & Grill to open Oct. 1

Entrepreneur Jack Barbieri plans to open restaurant and bar on ground floor at Fifth and San Benito streets, with nine apartments upstairs

Plan courtesy of Lotus Management Inc.

Business / Economy

Developer breaks ground on hotel

Long-planned Fairfield Hotel project has begun on Gateway Drive near Tiffany Ford

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Business / Economy

COMMENTARY: Tourism, all San Benito County needs to know from Bali

Tourism industry inspired this article for those in San Benito County and San Juan Bautista

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Business / Economy

Transient Occupancy Tax measure to be decided by voters

Approval of November ballot item would increase tax on hotel/motel stays in the county by 4 percent