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Ritz-Carlton to Enter Luxury Cruising Industry with Its Own Yacht

Ritz-Carlton to Enter Luxury Cruising Industry with Its Own Yacht

Marriott International’s Ritz-Carlton unit announced the Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection, the hotelier’s entry into the luxury cruising industry.
The first voyages will take place in 2020, with a variety of destinations planned. Ritz-Carlton is promising its on-board guests a combination of “culture, adventure, or the chance to go off the beaten path.”
The yacht measures 623 feet (190 meters) in length and can accommodate as many as 298 passengers. It features 149 suites, …

Hyatt to Open 12 New Hotels in Canada

Hyatt to Open 12 New Hotels in Canada

Hyatt announced that it plans to open nine Hyatt Place and three Hyatt House hotels in Canada over the next two years bringing the number of Hyatt-branded properties in the country from nine to 21.
This year, the hotelier will open the 127-guestroom Hyatt Place Calgary Airport and the 126-room Hyatt Place Mississauga Centre.
The hotelier will open four Hyatt Place hotels next year, namely the Hyatt Place Brampton, the Hyatt Place …

New Grand Hyatt Hotel and Residences Opens in Abu Dhabi

New Grand Hyatt Hotel and Residences Opens in Abu Dhabi

Hyatt announced the opening of the Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Residences Emirates Pearl in the United Arab Emirates. The property is the first of the brand’s hotels to open in the country’s capital city, and the second in the country.
The hotel offers 332 guestrooms, as well as 36 suites and 60 one- and two-bedroom residences, ranging in size from 968 to 1,500 square feet (89 to 139 square …

New Hyatt Centric to Open in Dublin

New Hyatt Centric to Open in Dublin

Hyatt announced plans to open a new hotel in Dublin, Ireland, next May. The Hyatt Centric the Liberties Dublin will be the first Hyatt Centric in the country.
The property will offer 234 guestrooms as well as a restaurant, bar, and lounge. Guests will be able to use the hotel’s fitness center and its meeting and event spaces.
The hotel is to be located in the Liberties area of Dublin, within walking …

Grand Hyatt Athens to Open in Greece

Grand Hyatt Athens to Open in Greece

Hyatt announced plans to open a new hotel in Athens, Greece, in the third quarter of this year.
The Grand Hyatt Athens will offer 310 guestrooms and provide views of the Acropolis. The property will also feature a rooftop restaurant and bar.
A spa and fitness center will be located on the premises. For meeting and event space, the hotel will offer over 11,600 square feet (1,077 square meters).
The Grand Hyatt Athens …

Tryp by Wyndham Maritime Fort Lauderdale Opens in Florida

Tryp by Wyndham Maritime Fort Lauderdale Opens in Florida

Wyndham Hotels announced the opening of a new Tryp by Wyndham property in Fort Lauderdale. The Tryp by Wyndham Maritime Fort Lauderdale is located in the city’s luxury yacht marina.
Situated on 25 acres (10 hectares), the property offers 150 guestrooms as well as a koi pond and a pool with cabanas
A European-style tapas bar, with 11 different aquariums featuring local marine life, serves small dishes. In addition, various teas are …

InterContinental Sofia Opens in Bulgaria

InterContinental Sofia Opens in Bulgaria

InterContinental Hotels Group announced the opening of the InterContinental Sofia hotel in Bulgaria. The property is the first IHG hotel to open in the country, and the seventh in Eastern Europe.
The hotel offers 194 guestrooms, including 37 suites and 27 Club rooms. The room designs draw inspiration from the architectural influences of the city in the 1960s.
Each room provides a flat screen TV, a couch, and desk. Guests staying in …