Hyatt brands to launch 20 new hotels in 18 months
Hyatt Hotels Corporation has announced it will open 20 new high-end hotels by the end of next year.
The brand announced its growth plans at this year’s ILTM show in Cannes, with expansion planned across Park Hyatt, Andaz, Alila, Grand Hyatt, Miraval and The Unbound Collection by Hyatt.
Among the new openings is Great Scotland Yard in London, opening next week. Under the Unbound Collection banner.
Among the other 20 planned openings are the Andaz Palm Spings and Andaz Bali, both opening next year, and Andaz Prague, set for a 2022 opening.
Alila will launch three hotels between now and 2023 – one in Malaysia, another in Oman and a third in Switzerland.
Among the new launches for the Grand Hyatt brand is the Grand Hyatt Al Khobar in Saudi Arabia (2020); Grand Hyatt Nashville (2020) and Grand Hyatt Jeju in South Korea.
Park Hyatt will launch into Auckland and Jakarta next year, with another four hotels planned.
Mark Vondrasek, chief commercial officer at Hyatt, said: “With our growth acceleration in the luxury segment, we will have the opportunity to care for more travellers around the globe through a range of differentiated high-end experiences.
“We’re excited to expand into new markets and enhance the global footprint of our brands, giving our guests and members additional ways to connect with our luxury offerings in places where they want to be.”