The news from Spain by Esther Gladen, Business & Market Intelligence Analyst, HVS Madrid. The Vincci Bit in Barcelona has opened its doors: the four-star property, next to Avenida Diagonal, has 177 rooms and is operating under a lease contract. The owner of the building, Grupo Rosales, invested €45 million in a refurbishment of the property. Vincci Hoteles has two more hotels in the city: the Vincci Arena and the Vincci Marítimo. Luabay Marivent in Majorca now open: the former Hotel Santana in Playa Major is now part of the Luabay portfolio. It has a four-star rating and 195 rooms. Luabay plans to open two more hotels this month under lease contracts.