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10/26/2010 06:11 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Hotel Bel-Air Announces Summer 2011 Reopening

Hotel Bel-Air has announced its plans to reopen next summer. Now that wasn't such a long, bad sleep, was it? Among all the remodeling, which fortunately didn't involve bringing in a nightlife company, the famous piano bar and restaurant are both undergoing patio-mad extensions. Where will the new additions be?

The bar will extend into two outdoor garden "niches," Hospitality.net reports, with a little bit of polish added to the piano and wood-paneled walls inside. So no massive changes within because, let's face it, old people are really uncomfortable with new-fangled additions like i-Pod docks and blaring flat screens.

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