By Daniel Moran on Jul 16, 2014 in Accommodation, Africa, Asia, Australia, China, Colombia, Eastern Europe, Europe, France, Hotels, Illinois, Indonesia, Middle East, New York, North America, Oceania, Pacific Islands, Regions, Resorts, Russia, South America, Tanzania, Turkey, United Kingdom, USA, Western Europe, Worldwide – Read 21716 times
Every year sees a good many new hotels open and 2014 is no different. The vital hotel brands are reacting to a marketplace and diversifying as it is no longer adequate to offer one code and one product. Hilton, Marriott and Starwood among many others have opposite brands to fit opposite marketplace needs. Whether it be a lush Waldorf Astoria properties or a mid-tier Crowne Plaza’s, hotels are opening in threir hundreds as already jam-packed markets are apropos ever some-more swarming and newer markets, like China, are being targeted with unusually vast pipelines.
Who wins here? Well, we, a consumer do. As foe grows hotel companies are increasingly seeking to broach singular concepts, improved use and a aloft peculiarity product. Whether it be island retreats, city centre oppulance or illusory hotels in obtuse trafficked destinations there are some pleasing hotels opening between now and a finish of a year.
Here are a 12 that we should be many looking brazen to:
Soho House Chicago, USA
Boasting Egyptian string silk beds and walk-in rainforest showers in even their simple bedrooms this hotel and private members bar is a 12th charity from Soho House. What started as a members usually bar in London in a 1990s has grown into a collection of oppulance retreats for a artistic minded. This property, opening in September, has a possess spa, a 60ft rooftop pool, a screening room, private eventuality facilities, a bar bar and a sketch room all designed to be enjoyed in luxury. An paper to a famously disdainful members usually clubs of pre 2000 London, Chicago usually got cooler.
Park Hyatt New York, USA
Due to open this Aug Park Hyatt is located in a heart of midtown New York, usually a brief transport from Central Park. This flagship ability is a pleasure in pattern with both a outmost surrounds and inner facilities breath-taking. It has an in-house sauna to offer a shopping-weary a ideal tonic after a prolonged day and during usually a stone’s chuck from Carnegie Hall will concede song lovers a shortest of brief journeys to see their favourite artists.
W Bogota, Colombia
For years Colombia has been a satisfactory approach down anyone’s list of ‘must see transport destinations’ yet that is all changing now; domestic fortitude and a raft of oppulance hotels are creation this illusory nation both permitted and safe. Opening in Nov this charity from Starwood with a goal matter of ‘iconic pattern with contemporary luxury’ will take some violence as a ideal choice for oppulance travel, either it be business or leisure.
One Only Hayman Island, Australia
Technically a renovation, this private island getaway re-opened usually this month. Based in a heart of a Great Barrier Reef in a northernmost tip of a Whitsunday Islands if we wish to see a waters off Australia’s easterly seashore afterwards demeanour no further. There are oppulance penthouses to stay in and scarcely 2km of white sandy beaches. The beauty of this island yet lies in what is on offer when you’re there.. The tour disposed can spend their days scuba diving, catamaran sailing, wakeboarding and hiking. If you’d like to learn a new ability they offer tennis, golf and even photography ‘learn to’ lessons and for those who don’t wish to get wet, we can even take a seaplane or helicopter over a reef.
The Brando, Tetiaroa, French Polynesia
Located on a astonishingly pleasing private island of Tetiaroa this is a leaflet ideal picture of isolated dried island luxury. Picture Robinson Crusoe, usually though a nearby genocide practice yet instead a Margarita in his right palm and you’re somewhere close. Named after a famous owners Marlon Brando, this really could be the Godfather (sorry) of island retreats. It opens this month and is permitted usually by private craft with usually 35 villas available. If we go on vacation once this year, this should be a one.
W Beijing Wang’an, China
The second charity from W Hotels on this list opens during a finish of Sep and will be ‘fit for an emperor’. Located within walking stretch to a famed Silk Market, historically poignant Tiananmen Square and hardly a hop, skip and burst from a Forbidden Forest this hotel is a ideal bottom for any Beijing trip. With 349 rooms, overwhelming views over a city and a turn of oppulance that ancient royals would have been happy with this complicated hotel is about to take Beijing by storm.
The Ritz-Carlton, Bali, Indonesia
For those who are informed with Bali we will know that a many fascinating hotels tend to be ‘cliff-top’ or ‘beach-front’ yet in a artistic Ritz-Carlton due for opening this summer we can singly knowledge a best of both. Whether we suffer cocktails on a beach or in your possess private cliff-top forever pool if Bali is not on your to do list this year, it might be time to re-evaluate.
Park Hyatt Zanzibar, Tanzania
Zanzibar, a brief tour from a seashore of Tanzania is a kind of place a word singular was created for. Stone Town is both a UNESCO World Heritage site and a hearth of Freddie Mercury. Its informative brew is fascinating with Swahili, Arab, Persian and even European design it is a pulsating, culturally abounding place to be. From a open atmosphere seafood barbeque on a waterfront to beach bars in a north (one of that has a singular doorway support buried in a silt as a entrance) a Park Hyatt Zanzibar will give we a event to try this fascinating place in a pinnacle luxury. Opening late this year with 67 opulently furnished guest bedrooms this is a ideal supplement on to a Serengeti safari.
The Beaumont, London, England
London is awash with large code hotels yet puncture a small deeper and you’ll find a abounding boutique hotel scene. The latest and maybe biggest installment of that is The Beaumont due late this year. Located in a heart of Mayfair it is aiming to be ‘grand in character yet insinuate in feel’ and with usually 50 rooms, 13 studios and 10 suites it looks like it could lift it off. The ancestral building was built in 1926 and a interior will have a primarily Art Deco feel; flawlessness is peerless and a hotel will be brimful with strange artifacts and antiques. To knowledge normal luxury with a concentration on bespoke use this will be a place to be!
The Peninsula Paris, France
This stately hotel is set in a overwhelming 19th century Parisian building. Although a hotel given 1906 this revamp and rebranding, 6 years in a making, looks sensational. Continuing a trend of redefining classical luxury, as seen in this list in both Chicago and London, this 200 guest room hotel has been easy to all of a former glory. ‘Discreet’ modernisation is a central line earnest normal oppulance with each approaching amenity of a oppulance hotel today. A brief transport from a Arc de Triomphe and steeped in story it could usually be a many sparkling hotel opening in Paris for years. It is holding reservations from a commencement of August.
Four Seasons Moscow, Russia
Whilst Russia itself might be in a news for domestic reasons during present, this shouldn’t confuse we from what an well-developed oppulance weekend getaway Moscow can be. The Four Seasons Moscow, opening a doors during a finish of Oct will offer guest bedrooms that exaggerate views of a Kremlin, Red Square and even St. Basil’s Cathedral. It has a spa, hair salon, party formidable and 5 restaurants/ bars, not to discuss all of a oppulance we expect of a Four Seasons property. Stay in a Royal Suite and you’ll suffer your possess private patio and a dining room that accommodates ten.
Raffles Istanbul, Turkey
No oppulance hotel list is finish though a Raffles property; utterly presumably a many admirably lush hotel code in a universe their latest charity will pleasure Raffles fans and newcomers alike. There is a certain intrigue compared with any Raffles hotel and with views stretching out opposite a city this hotel promises ‘inspired architecture, ravishing oppulance and gastronomical innovation’. Istanbul is not a city for a gloomy hearted; steeped in story it is busy, in your face and hypnotizing all during once. Your bad senses can hardly keep up. Offering a ideal shelter after a bustling day, reservations can be done from a commencement of Sep and if it’s a best room in Istanbul we want, book yourself a Raffles Suite.