Experts In Hotel Development

For your renovation or ground-up project, depend on the Kokua-recommended vendors to understand your business and work with you toward your goal. Be sure that the look, feel, form, and function of your end result is exactly as you envisioned. With Kokua Hospitality, you create the start of something beautiful—unbelievable guest experiences.

Hotel Construction & Renovation – The Kokua Experience

Get your project done—any size, any scope—on time and on budget. We work closely with you to establish your project objectives from concept to completion. And throughout the process, you get top recommendations from proven architects, engineers, and contractors. Then, we negotiate the best deal possible for you so you’re off to a smart start in productivity, quality workmanship, and financial stability.

Kokua has the history of managing quality renovation projects across the U.S. and Japan totaling more than $8 billion in assets. And since we work closely with our parent company, Chartres Lodging, you can count on us to manage all transitions, standards, and projects for owners and investors.

Our Project Management Services Include:

  • Due diligence
  • Site assessment and building studies
  • Design review and conceptual pricing
  • Design team selection – negotiation, contracting, and management
  • General contractor selection – negotiation, contracting, and management
  • Consultant selection – negotiation, contracting, and management
  • Constructability planning
  • Cost analysis and value management
  • Budget development and analysis
  • Schedule development and analysis
  • Project management controls
  • Change management
  • Quality control and compliance with design and brand standards
  • MEP system commissioning support
  • FF&E procurement and management
  • Operations and pre-opening planning
  • Project close-out and punch list management

Development Services

If you’re planning to develop a property from the ground-up, Kokua Hospitality has the skills you need for any degree of complexity. Among the pre-opening technical services we provide are:

  • Feasibility analysis
  • Architectural and design evaluations
  • Cost estimates and analysis
  • FF&E purchasing
  • Cost containment analysis
  • Franchise studies and recommendations
  • Start-up team interviewing