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Park Hyatt Kyoto Opens its Doors to Guests in Japan

Park Hyatt Kyoto Opens its Doors to Guests in Japan

Hyatt Hotels announced that the Park Hyatt Kyoto had opened its doors to guests.
The new property is located in the Higashiyama historic district in the city, known as the birthplace of the Japanese tea ceremony, the Ikebana flower arrangement, and the Japanese Zen gardens.  It is located next to the Kodai-ii, a temple of the Rinzai school of Zen Buddhism, whose gardens are a nationally designated Historic Site and Place …

Conrad New York Midtown Opens Offering In-Room Concerts by Classical Musicians

Conrad New York Midtown Opens Offering In-Room Concerts by Classical Musicians

Hilton announced the reflagging of The London NYC as the Conrad New York Midtown.
The property is the brand’s second in New York City and is located on West 54th Street.
The 54-floor, 562-key all-suite hotel underwent a complete renovation in its transformation to a Conrad. The result, the hotelier said, is that guestrooms more resemble metropolitan pied-a-terres with a “residential” feel as opposed to a typical New York City hotel room.  …

Starwood Capital to Open New 1 Hotel in London’s Mayfair District

Starwood Capital to Open New 1 Hotel in London’s Mayfair District

Starwood Capital Group announced plans to open a new 1 Hotel in London.
The 1 Hotel London Mayfair will be the brand’s first in the United Kingdom.  It will be located in the city’s Mayfair district when it opens in 2022.
The 184-key property will be located in a mixed-use project that will also include office space and shops.  The hotel’s interiors will be built using locally sourced material and sustainable elements …

Four Seasons to Reopen Resort on Lanai in November

Four Seasons to Reopen Resort on Lanai in November

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts and Sensei, a company that integrates mental and physical health, announced plans to reopen the Four Seasons Resort Lana’i, The Lodge at Koele as the Four Seasons Hotel Lanai at Koele, A Sensei Retreat.
The resort will open on November 1, 2019 on the island of Lanai in Hawaii.
The 96-key property will offer guests a variety of activities including spa treatments in a private hale, island …

New Kempinski Resort in Dominica to Offer Guests Inter-Island Air Service to Hotel

New Kempinski Resort in Dominica to Offer Guests Inter-Island Air Service to Hotel

The new Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski in Dominica will offer arriving and departing guests inter-island air shuttle service to and from Antigua and Guadeloupe when it opens on Sunday.
The partnership with Tropical Aviation will utilize Beechcraft King Air 200 aircraft equipped with ten seats.  The short flight will offer guests what the hotel terms “photo-worthy, low-level views” and the hotel will greet the flight with an SUV for the …

Grand Hyatt at San Francisco Airport Opens Doors to Guests

Grand Hyatt at San Francisco Airport Opens Doors to Guests

Hyatt Hotels announced on Monday the opening of the Grand Hyatt at San Francisco International Airport.
“We are thrilled to open the doors to Grand Hyatt at SFO and welcome our international guests,” said Henning Nopper, the hotel’s general manager. “The completion of this hotel, an iconic addition to our Grand Hyatt brand, is a culmination of many years of hard work and planning.”
The 12-story hotel replaces the 1959 Hilton Inn …

Radisson to Enter New Zealand with 4 New Properties

Radisson to Enter New Zealand with 4 New Properties

Radisson Hotel Group announced plans to enter New Zealand with four new hotels.
The company,in announcing the move,cited a “shortage of internationally branded accommodation” in the South Island of the country.
The hotelier will launch three brands – Radisson Blu, Radisson Red, and Park Inn by Radisson – with four properties slated to open in 2021 and 2022.
The 171-room Radisson BluHotel, Queenstown Remarkables Park and the adjacent 257-room Radisson Red Queenstown Remarkable …