Le Méridien Beach Plaza is undergoing a renovation and extension project until December, 2004. New bedrooms will be added into two seafront Cristal Towers. The lobby, the reception area, bar, and restaurant will be completely renovated. During this time, the reception, concierge, bar, and restaurant, will be moved to the Sea Club. Construction will take place out of sight in the Columns area from May–December, 2004. The new lobby, reception area, bar, and restaurant are scheduled to open in the autumn of 2004.