From the sands of Dubai to the city of Chicago, new hotels are opening in almost every corner of the globe in 2019. Here we share some of the most anticipated, luxurious and unique properties for your meetings and events…
Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel, Athens | Opening early 2019
Located amidst the Athens Riviera surrounded by pines and sea views, the Astir Palace will offer a Greek hideaway just 30 minutes from the historic city centre. Among the 75 acres of forest will be 8 restaurants, a luxury spa and 3 private beaches surrounded by over 300 glamorous bungalows and suites.
Caer Rhun Hall Hotel, North Wales | Expansion complete late 2019
Opened in August 2018, the Caer Rhun Hall Hotel will finish its extensive expansion adding 44 rooms, a spa and new restaurant to the current Victorian mansion. Set among 20 acres of Welsh countryside, the hotel offers uninterrupted mountain views of Snowdonia and bountiful opportunities for outdoor activities.
Britannia Hotel, Norway | Reopens 1 April 2019
After a 3 year renovation, the grand Britannia Hotel will reopen in April featuring a makeover of handpicked furnishings and 256 brand new guest rooms. Conference facilities for 300 are a part of the top-to-toe revamp as well as six restaurants and bars run by Head Chef Christopher Davidson.
Savoy Palace, Madeira | Opening spring 2019
Madeira’s newest 5 star hotel will blend island culture, refined interiors and timeless luxury among 2 restaurants, sky bar, tea house and spa. A generous 580 rooms spread over 16 floors will look out among the resort pools, gardens and ocean.
Calilo, Greece | Opening June 2019
On the island of Ios comes 5* Calilo, an ambitious resort set on a 300m private beach. The hotel is designed with 5 key pillars in mind; environment, luxury, privacy, culture and fun, aiming to revolutionise luxury accommodation. These factors come to life in 30 suites each with private pools, 3 restaurants using home-grown ingredients, a wellness spa and organic olive garden.
Hotel Bellevue, Dubrovnik | Reopens spring 2019
With 91 redesigned rooms, a new restaurant and Spice Lounge terrace, Dubrovnik’s seaside hotel will reveal its fresh modern look in spring. Carved into a cliff just minutes from the Old Town, Hotel Bellevue will continue to be a secluded destination for guests.
Four Seasons Resort and Residences, Napa Valley | Opening mid 2019
Hidden among the world-class vineyard comes Four Season’s Napa Valley opening. 85 private residences are located among the 5 acre estate as well as a signature restaurant, outdoor pool, spa and 2 private cabanas to relax in the Californian sunshine. Indoor and outdoor event space is also available for up to 200 guests.
The Hoxton, Chicago | Opening spring 2019
The Hoxton’s second American property will open its doors in 2019, this time in Chicago’s West Loop district. 182 rooms will style the brand’s classic modern décor in addition to an all-day restaurant, late night piano bar, fitness studio and rooftop pool.
Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston | Opening early 2019
The Four Season’s continue their USA openings in Boston among a 61-storey skyscraper with 215 rooms. Japanese restaurant Zuma will also take residence as well as a curved, skyline view pool and two sunlit ballrooms.
Equinox Hotel, New York | Opening early 2019
The high-end gym brand Equinox is talk of the town in New York City where their first fitness inspired hotel is set to open in 2019. Within Manhattan’s Hudson Yards district, the development will feature their largest gym yet as well as an organic restaurant.
Nobu Hotel Los Cabos, Mexico | Opening spring 2019
The anticipated first Mexican hotel from the famous Nobu brand will combine laid-back playfulness with a Japanese beach house in the Los Cabos resort region. A joint venture from Chef Nobu Matsuhisa and Robert De Niro, will see 103 suites and 97 standard rooms, in addition to a fusion restaurant, farm-to-table eatery, 13,691-square-foot spa and private beach.
Four Seasons Hotel, Montreal | Opening mid 2019
The sharply designed Four Seasons Montreal will open in the city’s Golden Mile square, with 168 rooms, sky lit swimming pool and event space. The hotel will also be joined by celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s first Canadian restaurant with a focus on sustainable seafood and local ingredients.
Nayara Tented Camp, Costa Rica | Opening autumn 2019
Among the Arenal Volcano National Park comes the newest resort from Nayara, an 18-tent camp with spectacular views. The luxury, eco-friendly opening is located high on a hill among a sloth refuge and merges the accommodation to fit within the rainforest. A swim-up bar, gourmet restaurant and plunge pools filled by hot springs are also part of the resort, populated by Costa Rica’s rich wildlife.
Santarena Hotel in Las Catalinas, Costa Rica |Opening February 2019
Costa Rica’s second opening takes place in Las Catalinas, the car-free beach town perfect for secluded getaways and inspiring incentives. 45 sophisticated guest rooms are joined by are a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces at this beachfront hotel as well as many unique meeting spaces.
Baglioni Resort, Maldives | Opening March 2019
Italy meets Maldivian luxury at the new Baglioni resort coming to the island of Maagau next spring. 96 villas will be spread across water and sand with a garden spa and 3 restaurants, all a 40 minute seaplane ride from Malé airport.
Rosewood, Hong Kong | Opening 17 March 2019
Making their Hong Kong debut in 2019, Rosewood hotels will open their new property on the Victoria Waterfront in March on the site of the former New World Centre. 322 rooms and 91 suites will be spread across 43 floors as well as an exclusive club lounge, 3 initial eateries and signature spa.
Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Resort, Abu Dhabi | Opening 2019
Taking prime position within the extensive development plan for Yas Island will be a 641 room Hilton hotel, accommodating a 3km strip of Yas Bay. The 5* hotel will include a conference centre, 7 restaurants and urban beach complete with suspended infinity pool overlooking the Arabian Gulf.
Four Seasons Hotel Bengaluru at Embassy ONE, India | Opening early 2019
Opening in one of India’s fastest growing cities will be the second of the country’s Four Seasons hotels, located within Embassy ONE. In the home of the IT capital, the hotel will provide state-of-the-art meeting facilities in addition to 230 rooms, restaurants and health centre.
Sonop, Namibia | Opening spring 2019
Zannier Hotels’ second opening in Namibia launches in spring 2019, a stylish 10 tent resort within the Namib Desert. 10 tents offer ultimate private views from the boulders whilst a colonial style flows throughout a spa, cocktail lounge and silver service dining experience.
The Farmstead, Kruger National Park | Opening 1 May 2019
The elevated new property from The Royal Portfolio looks out over Kruger National Park, surrounding a watering hole for prime wildlife viewing opportunities. 3 luxury suites and a 3-bedroom farmhouse share boutique African design and comfort.
Gorgeous George, Cape Town | Opening 2019
Celebrating Cape Town’s cultural diversity and rich history, the boutique Gorgeous George hotel will become the first of the city’s members of the Design Hotels group. Two separate buildings, will host 32 dynamic rooms, a rooftop bar and an event art space.
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