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Marriott Plans to Open Over 20 New Luxury Hotels in 2020

Marriott Plans to Open Over 20 New Luxury Hotels in 2020

Marriott International said it will open over 20 luxury hotels next year with locations ranging from Danang to Istanbul to Reykjavik to Toronto.
The hotelier will add hotels under three brands, JW Marriott, W hotels, and Edition, as well as under the umbrella of the Luxury Collection, formerly the Starwood Luxury Collection.
The JW Marriott brand will open in eight locations, namely Anaheim, Orlando, and Savannah in the United States and Danang, …

Hyatt to Open Over 20 New Luxury Hotels in Next 14 Months

Hyatt to Open Over 20 New Luxury Hotels in Next 14 Months

Hyatt Hotels said it will open over 20 new luxury hotels by the end of next year.
The hotelier will add properties under several brands including Andaz, Alila, Grand Hyatt, Miraval, and Park Hyatt, as well as some that will be part of the Unbound Collection.
The Park Hyatt brand will make an appearance in five new locations including Auckland, Doha, Jakarta, Suzhou, China, and Niseko, Japan. In addition, Hyatt will open …

Nobu Opens New Hotel on the Baja California Sur Peninsula

Nobu Opens New Hotel on the Baja California Sur Peninsula

Nobu Hospitality announced the opening of a new property, the Nobu Hotel Los Cabos on the Baja California Sur peninsula.  The hotel opened with a sake ceremony and fireworks on November 13.
The sake ceremony included breaking the lid of the sake barrel with wooden mallets before serving the contents in masu cups.
The hotel has 200 guestrooms and suites, and is home to a Nobu restaurant. The property will also have …

Hilton to Open Motto by Hilton Hotels in Atlanta, Washington, D.C.

Hilton to Open Motto by Hilton Hotels in Atlanta, Washington, D.C.

Hilton announced the groundbreaking for a Motto by Hilton hotel in Atlanta and plans to open a Motto by Hilton hotel in Washington, D.C. early next year.
The 146-key Atlanta property will be in the Old Fourth Ward of the city as part of the Waldo’s mixed-use development and will open in 2021.
In addition to the Atlanta property, Hilton said that the Motto by Hilton Washington D.C. City Center, a 245-room …

JW Marriott Maldives Opens Doors to Guests

JW Marriott Maldives Opens Doors to Guests

Marriott International announced the opening of the JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa on the Maldives archipelago. The new property is on Vagary Island, which is part of the Shiviyani Atoll or administrative district.
Villas at the 60-key property start at 2,520 square foot (234 square meters), and feature private pools and sunbathing decks.  Single-story and duplex Overwater Pool Villas overlook the Arabian Sea of the Indian Ocean and are set on …

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.  …