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Aug
14
2015

As confirmed by this post, RGJ is confirming the Siena will become a Renaissance Hotel.

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May
1
2015

Only the most hardcore Reno natives would know that the Siena, back when it was the Holiday Hotel, actually opened up in 1958 WITHOUT a casino. It was a non-gaming hotel on the river, and the casino was only added later. Hotels like Harrah's downtown are casinos with a hotel added on, but the Holiday was a hotel first, with a casino added on.

Since 1999, the casino has literally not made a dime of money. I don't need a 'source' to tell me this, it's painfully obvious when you visit the Siena on a Friday or Saturday.

Yet, during the weekends, esepcially in the summer, the hotel portion often comes close to selling out.

So, it wasn't necessarily shocking when I learned from an unnamed source that Fernando Leal, developer of the Montage and CommRow (now Whitney Peak Hotel) has bought the Siena.

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Apr
24
2011

I went down for lunch at Riverview Cafe and snapped a few interior photos

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Apr
13
2011

Siena shows off its insides to media.

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Apr
2
2011

Siena, 100 North Sierra Street, Reno Envy and new Palladio tenant.

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Mar
7
2011

Grand opening April 21.

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Feb
28
2011

Siena's new web site offers clues into some of their renovation plans.

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Jan
30
2011

Signs of activity appear.

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Jan
10
2011

Click link to watch video, talks about opening dates, future expansion plans.

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