The 75 year old Admiral Semmes Hotel, an iconic structure in downtown Mobile, is embarking on a multi-million dollar remodel, giving this historic property a new vibe as a sophisticated boutique hotel and a future Curio Collection by Hilton. From public spaces to the 156 guest rooms – including five posh suites on the top floor – are undergoing a redesign by architect James Flick of Dallas based project development firm Flick Mars. Guest rooms at Admiral Semmes are unique and elegantly appointed with superior amenities and décor complete with free WIFI and room service. Guests need not travel far for restaurant options; with the remodel boasts two new on-site dining options: Launch and Corner 251. Launch, an Upscale Urban restaurant, will feature a diverse menu of American Classics made with fresh ingredients from local fisheries, growers and purveyors and prepared from scratch daily. Corner 251, a bakery/café with bar, boasts a menu of the highest quality food and drink. One can enjoy a fresh pastry and locally roasted coffee in the morning with Hand Crafted sandwiches and small plate dining in the afternoon and evening. Full catering services will complement the expanded meeting space totaling 6,000 S.F. Come enjoy an authentic sense of place with indigenous design and details.