Locals in preppy coastal town are outraged over plans for gaudy new hotel where cheap rooms and bright decor go against the grain

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The opening of a gaudy caller edifice successful a quaint coastal municipality has raised eyebrows among locals who are utilized to quiet luxury. 

Linchris Hotel Corporation are opening nan caller tropical-themed Margaritaville Resort Cape Cod successful Hyannis this summer. 

They scheme to connection much affordable family nosy that will 'seamlessly blend together [our] marque inspiration pinch nan surrounding destination and community.'

But immoderate locals opportunity nan edifice chain's thenar character wallpaper and stiff margaritas are astatine likelihood pinch nan Cape's laid-back preppy aesthetic.

Local restaurateur Bob Jarvis told The New York Post: 'Other towns connected nan Cape would ne'er let thing for illustration this.'

Despite nan grumbles, nan edifice promises to connection thing different successful an different inaccessible market

The resort's thenar character wallpaper and stiff margaritas are astatine likelihood pinch nan Cape's laid-back preppy aesthetic

Linchris Hotel Corporation bought nan spot from nan Cape Codder Resort & Spa, a beloved family-owned cognition that had been location for 47 years, successful 2022.

The caller owners are based successful Plymouth, Massachusetts, and ain respective different properties successful New England. 

There are 40 Margaritaville resorts and hotels crossed nan US pinch 20 others successful nan works. 

Chief trading serviceman Tamara Baldanza-Dekker told The Post: 'I deliberation we're astir excited to unfastened our first lodging location successful New England. 

'It's specified a cleanable fresh for america arsenic a marque fixed nan elements of escapism and ties to nan formation and nan sea.'

The 272-room, 18,000 quadrate feet edifice will person gathering and arena spaces, a h2o park, a spa, a pickleball tribunal and 2 restaurants and bars. 

Some person turned their noses up astatine renderings of nan edifice which show a brightly colored, festive edifice pinch water motifs and neon signs

A elephantine bluish flip-flop stands successful nan lobby of nan hotel, while surfboards and clone thenar trees adorn nan interiors

But immoderate person turned their noses up astatine renderings of nan edifice which show a brightly colored, festive edifice pinch water motifs and neon signs. 

A elephantine bluish flip-flop stands successful nan lobby of nan hotel, while surfboards and clone thenar trees adorn nan interiors.  

Jarvis told The Post nan plans don't fresh pinch nan resort's location. 

He said: 'You're not adjacent nan water, but you are a artifact distant from an Olive Garden and you're dead-center successful Hyannis, which is simply a city.

'Other towns connected nan Cape would ne'er let thing for illustration this, but large chains are benignant of their forte successful Hyannis. 

'This wouldn't alert successful Chatham aliases Wellfleet aliases Falmouth aliases Sandwich.' 

The 18,000 quadrate feet edifice will person gathering and arena spaces, a h2o park, a spa, a pickleball tribunal and 2 restaurants and bars

Jarvis said nan owners will struggle to find unit to activity astatine nan hotel. 

He said: 'In nan olden days you'd get a bunch of assemblage kids from UMass Amherst who would rent a cottage and activity successful nan restaurants and person a awesome summer.

'But each those small cottages person been gobbled up and turned into VRBOs and Airbnbs. 

'It's changed nan crippled drastically … Good luck to 'em if they're trying to get thief astir here.'

Despite nan grumbles, nan edifice promises to connection thing different successful an different inaccessible market. 

The full-service edifice is accepting reservations from nan past week successful August pinch rates starting astatine $368 a nighttime for a modular king room. 

The edifice is simply a stark opposition to nan different relaxed, preppy artistic of nan Cape

In comparison, a nighttime astatine nan Chatham Bars Inn for nan aforesaid dates starts astatine $1,210.

Jarvis said: 'I deliberation they'll do good successful nan summertime months if they tin get those young families looking for thing affordable. But winters present tin beryllium long, particularly erstwhile your customers spell down to Florida for nan season.'

Not everyone is opposed to nan caller resort, resident Sharon Hyatt, 79, has frequented nan Cape her full life and is welcoming nan caller relaxed, nosy aesthetic. 

She said: 'People looking for that 'Old Cape Cod' emotion astir apt won't for illustration it.

'But for a younger procreation that wants to party, person margaritas, and person a bully aged clip for illustration successful Southern Florida, they mightiness for illustration it. 

'If you don't for illustration it, you don't person to go.'

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