The Gaylord Bayfront Hotel in Chula Vista is now the largest hotel project currently under construction in California. Rendering courtesy of the Port of San Diego.

The Gaylord Bayfront Hotel in Chula Vista is now the largest hotel project currently under construction in California. Rendering courtesy of the Port of San Diego.

The billion-dollar Gaylord Bayfront Hotel in Chula Vista, the largest hotel project currently under construction in California, will bring 1,600 new hotel rooms to the South Bay. But beyond the Marriott-owned project, there is currently a major lull in the hotel construction industry in San Diego County, according to the latest report from Atlas Hospitality Group, a hotel brokerage and retail firm that keeps track of trends in the hotel and hospitality industry. ...