Hot hotel openings: Paying homage to the rising sun

We can’t let the week pass without publishing our hot hotels round-up! Heating up our list today are new properties from YTL Hotels, Nobu, Kimpton Hotels & Resorts and Marriott International.

Hinode Hills Niseko Village

Hinode Hills Niseko Village

Hinode Hills Niseko Village — the highly-anticipated 79-key hotel opens its doors on 1 December 2019 and is the latest luxury accommodation to join YTL Hotels.

Named to pay homage to the rising sun, the all-suite hotel blends contemporary style with Japanese aesthetics, complemented with luxury services and amenities, plus a choice of multiple room and suite configurations.

Situated at the base of Mount Niseko Annupuri, Hinode Hills occupies a prime position at the heart of Niseko Village with Mount Yotei views, ski-in, ski-out access, an in-house onsen, and a host of ski services available on property.

“Your ski school instructors meeting you at your door”

“Hinode Hills raises the bar for luxury developments in Niseko and is committed to providing guests with a truly integrated and seamless experience. You will have the luxury of having your ski school instructors meeting you at your door, to ski-out onto the lift, the convenience of on-site gear and the advantage of the gondola beside the hotel to whisk you away to the village dining and shopping area,” said Luke Hurford, senior vice president of strategy.

Nobu Hotel Los Cabos

Nobu Hotel Los Cabos

Now officially open, Nobu Hotel Los Cabos debuts 200 guestrooms and suites inspired by contemporary Japanese minimalism with locally-sourced Mexican materials and natural finishes.

The property is the first Nobu Hotel in Mexico, perched beachfront on the southernmost tip of the Baja Peninsula. It houses elegant MICE spaces, a spa with Natura Bissé products and a signature Nobu Restaurant and Bar with ocean views, making this the third Nobu restaurant in Mexico.

Kimpton Da An Hotel

Kimpton Da An Hotel

Kimpton Da An is in the heart of Taipei city, allowing easy access to local cafes, boutiques and galleries, while providing an environment decorated with artwork from local artisans.

The hotel features 129 rooms and offers Kimpton’s signature perks such as in-room yoga mats and a Morning Kick-Starter, as well as tea and coffee, served in the lobby living room. Furthermore, guests can take part in wellness morning yoga on the rooftop, free fitness and wellness classes or explore the city with complimentary bicycles.

The Alexander

The Alexander, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Yerevan

The Luxury Collection, part of Marriott International Inc, announced its entry into Armenia with the opening of The Alexander, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Yerevan.

As the country’s first internationally-branded luxury hotel, The Alexander joins a portfolio of more than 100 Luxury Collection hotels around the world. The brand’s new footprint in Yerevan also further cements Marriott International’s strategy to meet the growing demand for experiential luxury in emerging markets.

“Armenia is a destination with a deeply rooted history and rich culture, which has until now remained a mostly unchartered destination for our Global Travelers,” said Anthony Ingham, global brand leader, The Luxury Collection.

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