Legendary Hotels

Learn About Our Luxury Hotel Management Company

Since our inception, Legendary Hotels, LLC has focused on crafting a strategic, quality hospitality management, development, and consulting company.

In today’s world, hotels are much more than just a place to stay. They’re a destination for travelers and a beacon in the communities they serve. We curate distinctive boutique properties that embody a unique sense of style reflective of their destinations while sharing our signature sense of understated luxury, timeless sophistication, and warm, gracious service.

Team Biographies

Dennis Doucette
Principal-Partner, Legendary Hotels

Dennis Doucette was formerly with Seaway Hotels for 32 years, from 1980 through 2012. His team re-opened the Biltmore-Miami and thereafter he served in role of General Manager for 19 years, from 1993 through 2012. Under his leadership, the Biltmore re-established itself as a world-class destination, a Leading Hotels of the World resort.

He was a Governor's appointee to the state of Florida's Tourism Commission under three separate administrations and served three terms on the Visit Florida board of directors, the state’s marketing agency for tourism, a private-public partnership. He also served on the executive committee and board of directors for the Greater Miami Hotel Association.

Doucette has opened five hotels, to include both franchise and independent properties. For further information, visit www.legendaryhotelsllc.com.

Steve Frantz
Principal-Partner, Legendary Hotels

Steven Frantz is an accomplished senior sales executive, with over 28 years in the hotel industry, including the last 12 years with Benchmark Resorts & Hotels. During his tenure with the company, he’s received the Benchmark Award of Excellence, was awarded the prestigious Benchmark Best of Best distinction and a member of the organization’s exclusive Benchmark Platinum Sales Club.

He is active in the community and hospitality industry, to include Meeting Planners International and the Green Meeting Industry Council. Frantz is adept at development and implementation of sales strategies. He identifies and assigns territories, coordinates sales campaigns and sets standards for hotel sales people to maximize their potential. For further information, visit www.legendaryhotelsllc.com.

Interior Design by Guru of Luxury, LLC
Principal-Partner, Legendary Hotels

Yvonne Roberts | Principal & Creative Director

Yvonne Roberts continues to illustrate her bold vision for combining lavish beauty with historical integrity in her latest and most extensive transformation…no mere nod to the past!

At the helm of Guru of Luxury Ms. Roberts continues her twenty-five-year passion for restorative magic while embedding modern conveniences. Her talent is how she overstates luxury while understating cost. Time went by as if it was by the Retlaw to her original integrity and properties distinctive design, amenities, and visuals that embody the essence of each destination, while at the same time prioritizing luxury customizations, timeless sophistication, and a warm, gracious environment.

Specializing in historic properties Roberts' is responsible for conceptual & interior design, pre-development, food & beverage, health & wellness and social membership programming, specialty events, stylization, creative director; brand management, public relations | marketing. Learn more about the design inspiration for Hotel Retlaw.

For further information, visit www.guruofluxury.com.

RODAC Development & Construction
Principal-Partner, Legendary Hotels

Founded in Green Bay, WI in 2007, RODAC has earned the trust of many of the region’s retail and healthcare brands including Best Buy, Prevea, WG&R Furniture, Festival Foods, Gordman’s and Barnes & Noble Bring and Initiative One to name a few.

It’s through the promises of honest communication, detailed follow-through and managed expectations that make RODAC the preferred development and construction management company for long-term relationships.

Whether you’re looking for a partner in a build-leaseback arrangement or a design/build project, RODAC will deliver every time with the personal attention you deserve.

For further information, visit www.rodacllc.com.

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