As Founder and CEO of Salamander Hotels & Resorts, Ms. Johnson oversees a growing portfolio of luxury properties in Virginia, Florida, Louisiana and South Carolina and The equestrian-inspired Salamander Resort & Spa in Middleburg, Virginia.
As an entrepreneur with an exacting vision of excellence, Sheila C. Johnson brings a refreshingly caring, thoughtful and personalized approach to hospitality & resort amenities.
Our independent, luxury brand creates exceptional and authentic experiences for guests, as well as profitable returns for owners.
Sheila began her hospitality journey in 2002 when she started planning the development of a luxury resort in Middleburg, VA. A few years later, she founded Salamander Hotels & Resorts with company president, Prem Devadas, and began assembling a management team, now filled with some of the finest hotel executives in the country.
Salamander Hotels & Resorts – Virginia
Salamander Hotels & Resorts is a respected hotel management company, consistently delivering exceptional and authentic experiences for guests, and delivering profitable returns for partners and owners.
Salamander Resort & Spa – Virginia
Set on 340 acres nestled into the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains amid Virginia’s famed horse and wine country, Salamander Resort & Spa is an opulent and homelike destination. In keeping with the country estate design, all 168 rooms and suites
Henderson Beach Resort – Florida
Florida’s Finest New Beach Resort. Managed by Salamander Hotels & Resorts.
Reunion Resort – Florida
Reunion Resort, an AAA Four Diamond-rated property, is an exclusive 2,200-acre destination which promises a vacation wonderland. The resort is conveniently located six miles from Walt Disney World and only 20 minutes from Orlando Airport
Innisbrook Resort – Florida
Our low-rise lodges take full advantage of Innisbrook’s 900 wooded acres that are thoughtfully arranged in small clusters that blend into the natural setting. At Innisbrook Resort, it’s our mission to ensure our guests experience a rich and carefree
Hammock Beach Resort – Florida
Only 90 minutes from Reunion Resort is two-and-a-half miles of pristine Atlantic coastline which is home to Hammock Beach Resort. With 36 holes of signature golf by Nicklaus (Ocean Course) and Watson (Conservatory Course), tennis, luxurious guest accommodations
NOPSI Hotel – New Orleans, Louisianna
NOPSI Hotel is a 1920s-era building re-imagined as a 217-room hotel featuring 76 suites. Classically designed, each guest room features refined furnishings inspired by the building’s history, local artwork and the technology demanded by today’s customers
Hotel Bennett – South Carolina
Whether visiting Charleston for business or pleasure, this city has experiences for all. Make memories at the Hotel Bennett, where charm, magnificent scenery and casually elegant surroundings exemplify Southern living.