Monarch Beach Waldorf Astoria
Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach Resort & Club, formerly known as Monarch Beach Resort, is the perfect blend of Southern California’s legendary laid-back luxury and the iconic culture of True Waldorf Service.
Perched on 175 acres atop a 150-foot seaside bluff and featuring a private beach club, this elegant AAA Five-Diamond retreat offers both indulgence and inspiration—from oceanfront culinary experiences to unique coastal activities and adventures. It’s a place to celebrate our love affair with the beach, passing moments and memories from generation to generation.
American Hotel Academy students have been completing their American internships at this property since 2016, either for 6 months within the Route 66 program or 12 months programs. The location is perfect for those students who are interested to live on the west coast, nearby Los Angeles and San Francisco. The students will be exposed to high standards of service and will be able to test their customer care skills in a luxury environment.
W Aspen Hotel
W Aspen Hotel is part of the Marriott group. This luxury property located in Aspen, Colorado, provides to its guest one of the best alpine experience in the North America. It’s perfect location facilitates the access to famous ski slopes and mountain trails as well as many outdoor activities and adventure experiences. W Aspen is also in close proximity to museums, art galleries, music venues and high-fashion boutiques.
Students undertaking an internship at this property will be part of a unique experience where they can combine work with pleasure. Great location if you like skying.
Frenchman's Creek Beach & Country Club
Located in Palm Beach County, Florida, Frenchman’s Creek Beach and Country Club is a residents-only, year round residential country club community set on 700 acres (2.8 km2) of land. The community contains 606 Florida luxury homes - 188 custom / million dollar estate homes, 90 villa homes, 291 patio homes and 37 town homes, as well as a golf club. 95 of these homes are located on deep water canals offering boating and yachting activities. Eleven homes are located outside the confines of the main community with intra-coastal water access, adjacent to the public marina. Home prices range from $750,000 to over $5 million.
Students can apply for 12 month internships in positions such as Food & Beverage Trainees and Culinary Trainees. Frenchman’s Creek Beach and Country Club is selecting highly motivated students that are dedicated to the hospitality profession and wish to further their practical hands-on experience in American style service. They offer students a unique opportunity to learn the fundamentals and advanced techniques of personalized service.
Faena Hotel Miami Beach
Faena Hotel is an oceanfront property situated in one of the most famous beach locations around the world – Miami Beach. Clients of this hotel experience luxury hospitality in an Art Deco-Inspired beachfront oasis. The Host Company features three properties in Miami: Faena Miami Beach Hotel, Casa Faena and Faena Hotel Buenos Aires – all excellent properties where our students can practice and develop themselves.
Students who choose these properties for their USA internship experience get to travel and experience all Florida, including very popular destinations like Key West and Orlando. They can also be sure that they can return for their next internship at one of these glamorous properties, as an Advanced Trainee or in a Management Trainee role.
Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Golf Club & Spa
Escape to the San Diego coast of Carlsbad and experience Park Hyatt Aviara, a AAA Five-Diamond and Forbes Five-Star luxury resort. Part of the Hyatt family, this hotel allows students to get in touch and work with exquisite quests, professional staff, and professional standards. Located 9.7 km away from LEGOLAND California, Park Hyatt Aviara is situated on Batiquitos Lagoon and boasts 5 restaurants, a 3,200 square foot swimming pool, 20 spa treatment rooms, and an indoor co-ed solarium lounge.
The resort offers students the opportunity to work both in the Food & Beverage department as well as in the Rooms Division department and it is open to receive students back for their Advanced Training. Students choose this property mainly for its great location (San Diego, Los Angeles, Las Vegas), but also for the property’s high standards.
The St. Regis Aspen Resort
This property is a five-star Marriott luxury resort. Located on the base of Aspen Mountain, The St. Regis Aspen Resort places guests close to several main ski lifts, Snowmass, and Buttermilk Mountain. Although the hotel is renowned as a ski resort, it is also within walking distance of Aspen’s many entertainment, shopping and dining options, including the renowned Belly-Up Aspen.
The resort is equally as mesmerizing in the summer months, where activities like golfing, fishing and horseback riding are the most popular. Students choose this property for the very high standards it has, high-class guests, the positive impact of having such a property on their Resume and last, but not least, for the natural landscape, hiking options and ski slopes.
Montage Hotels & Resorts
Montage is devoted to delivering an elevated guest experience. A key part of all Montage Hotels & Resorts is a commitment to refined living. Guests can expect impeccable hospitality, exceptional epicurean experiences, world class spas and an elegant yet welcoming ambiance with the goal of creating lasting and cherished memories.
With properties in many destinations, students can experience the American culture in any of the Montage properties: Big Sky, Deer Valley, Healdsburg, Laguna Beach, Palmetto Bluff. Students going at any of the Montage properties can enjoy the luxury hospitality industry expertise with a well-structured internship training program and they can also expect to meet and work with high-end clients.
Marcus Hotels & Resorts
Marcus Hotels & Resorts is a leader in hotel management, having in their portfolio 14 top hotels in the USA. Among the list you’ll find names like Hilton, Marriott, IHG, and Starwood, as follows:
– THE PFISTER HOTEL, Luxury Historic Hotel in Milwaukee, WI
– THE PLATINUM HOTEL, Non-gaming Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada
– HILTON MILWAUKEE CITY CENTER, Convention Center Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
– HILTON MADISON MONONA TERRACE, Convention Center Hotel in Madison, Wisconsin
– THE GARLAND, Modern Hotel in North Hollywood, California
– AC HOTEL CHICAGO DOWNTOWN, Modern Downtown Hotel in Chicago, Illinois
– SAINT KATE – THE ARTS HOTEL, First-of-its-kind Arts Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
– THE LINCOLN MARRIOTT CORNHUSKER HOTEL, Luxury Historic Hotel in Lincoln, Nebraska
– GRAND GENEVA RESORT & SPA, Family Friendly Resort in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
– BLOOMINGTON HILTON, Business Travelers’ Hotel of Choice in Minneapolis, Minnesota
– OMAHA MARRIOTT DOWNTOWN AT THE CAPITOL DISTRICT, Upscale Urban Hotel in Downtown Omaha
– HYATT REGENCY SCHAUMBURG, Hotel in Schaumburg, Illinois
– HYATT REGENCY CORALVILLE HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER, Beautiful hotel in Iowa River Landing
– KIMPTON HOTEL MONACO PITTSBURGH, Boutique hotel in downtown Pittsburgh
Experts in independent lodging, the Marcus team is dedicated to hotel excellence, no matter which flag flies out front. Students have the opportunity to choose from a variety of hotels and position within the Marcus Group and can choose to go in the internship together with their colleagues, as a group.
The Hyatt Group
The Hyatt success started in 1957 when the entrepreneur Jay Pritzker purchased the Hyatt House motel near Los Angeles International Airport. After the new purchase of the Hyatt Regency hotel in Atlanta, Hyatt reached new heights to further expand across the globe. The current achievements of the Hyatt Group and promising future is attributed to its forward-thinking and design-centered approach.
Students joining the Hyatt group in the United States have the possibility to develop their skills and expand their horizons to new possibilities. Students will also be able to create a professional network and continue to work in any Hyatt hotel, worldwide, in their future career.
Is one of the world’s leading groups and it grows at a fast pace with over 1,200 new projects on development. The Accor Group is formed by dedicated and passionate teams fully committed to creating memorable experiences and emotions for their guests. The group stands out from its competitors for its ability to constantly innovate and adapt to trends, challenges and diversity. Its global scope and specialist expertise empowers students joining one of their properties to discover their potential and contribute to revolutionizing the hospitality industry.
Accor group has 16 properties across the United States of America and students joining an Accor team beneficiate from the experience of working within a global hotel chain, and having the possibility to access future employment opportunities.