A list of my most anticipated New Hotel Openings or Renovations for 2021. Most, but not all, are Resorts, many are Luxury or Boutique properties. Hopefully they will be bringing something new and unique to the world of hospitality.
Announced for late 2021
Chablé Hotels & Resorts, a boutique Mexican-owned luxury hotel company, announces the development of its third property, Chablé Sea of Cortez. Slated to open late-2021 outside of La Paz in Baja California, Mexico, the future project will bring the brand’s signature concept of ‘redefining wellness’ to the country’s Western region. Upon completion, Chablé Sea of Cortez will feature a mix of luxury villas and residences with uninterrupted ocean view. In addition, the property will boast an expansive spa facility, three dining venues, event space, private beach and ocean- front pool, all spread across more than 698,700 square feet.
go to: Chablé Resort Website
Announced to open late Spring 2021
Aman unveils a new urban sanctuary and an architectural icon is reborn in the very heart of Manhattan. Opening its doors in 2020, Aman New York brings the serenity of Aman to the centre of the western world. Within the gilded grandeur of the Crown Building, 83 rooms and suites and Aman’s first urban Residences invite guests to experience the Aman way of life, in harmony with the heartbeat of the city.
go to: Aman New York Website
Announced for late 2021
Part of the Costa Palmas project. Tucked away where the sea, the wild desert and farmland meet, Aman’s new destination in Mexico will offer a peaceful escape and private oasis at the edge of the Sea of Cortés. Located in Baja’s East Cape, Amanvari, which takes its name from the Sanskrit-derived words for “peace” and “water,” features a resort, private Aman Residences, multiple dining venues, Aman Spa, and its own stretch of white sand beach. Nestled in a delicate ecosystem of estuaries and perched between the sea and sky, Amanvari will be a serene island rising from boundless terrain, allowing the lush flora and fauna to flow uninterrupted below.
go to: Amanvari Website
Announced for 2021
Luxury Camp And Events Space To Debut Outside Chicago In 2021
Camp Aramoni (pronounced air-uh-MOE-knee) is a new luxury campground and event space that’s redefining travel in the Midwest. Spanning 96 acres of lush forests on a former 19th century brickyard, Camp Aramoni’s lavish accommodations await your discovery just 90 minutes south of Chicago near the picturesque Starved Rock State Park.
go to: Camp Aramoni Website
Announced for April 2021
The Chatwal Lodge, located 90 miles north of New York City, in the town of Bethel, New York, will open on April 1, 2021. Located at The Chapin Estate, a 2,500-acre gated residential community, The Chatwal Lodge is nestled within a 30-acre environmentally protected land. Guests will enjoy views of the 1,000-acre Toronto Reservoir Lake, have access to hiking trails, and have chances to spot white-tailed deer and nesting bald eagles.
go to: Luxury Travel Advisor
Announced for 2021
Six Senses Crans-Montana features a resort and residential accommodations in one of the region’s most prominent ski areas just two hours by rail or road from Geneva.
It comprises 47 guest rooms and suites, with several Six Senses residential units already completed and available for purchase under a special provision that is one of the last construction projects able to offer residences for sale to foreigners. Two restaurants are planned as well as a sun terrace and bar plus a retail space. Wellness offerings include a 22,000 square foot (2,000 square meter) Six Senses Spa specializing in Alpine treatments, a gym and fitness studio, swimming pool and suspended relaxation area. The spa will also include a dedicated area for children and teen treatments. Six Senses Crans-Montana will be fully operational in 2021.
go to: AW2 Website
Announced to open January 2021
Welcome to the Alila Marea Beach Resort Encinitas, a defining and iconic beachfront resort located in North County, San Diego. To the discerning traveler, we are the quintessential Southern California beachfront destination that delivers authentic and one-of-a-kind personalized experiences in a world-class, barefoot luxury setting.
Announced for 2021
A vibrant resort-life experience tucked away in breathtaking Xaracca Bay, with access to all the best things in life: community, spirituality and celebration.
The tranquil northern tip of Ibiza on crystalline Cala Xarraca Bay is the inspiring setting for Six Senses Ibiza. Scheduled to open in 2021, the 134 guest accommodations included townhouses, pool suites and beach cave units set on a 25-acre (10-hectare) site just 30 minutes from the airport. With unobstructed westerly sunset views, the resort, spa and residential community will dance tothe beat of a new mantra: transformative wellness to nourish the body, mind and soul.
go to: Six Senses Ibiza Website
Set to open in Spring 2021
Six Senses New York, the group’s first North American property, is a key element of The XI – two unique, twisting towers designed by world-renowned architect Bjarke Ingels in an unparalleled location in between Manhattan’s Hudson River and The High Line. Guestrooms and suites designed by celebrated Parisian firm Gilles & Boissier are contemporary in style, offering every modern convenience wedded to a calm ambience of natural-hued fabrics and furnishings. Two restaurants will showcase the brand’s popular culinary approach to wellness by serving fresh, seasonal and locally-sourced produce and ingredients. Six Senses Spa introduces a layered approach to wellness with treatments that are an intuitive mix of science and human awareness, where a high-tech and high-touch approach is crafted around the individual. Set to open in early 2020.
go to: Six Senses New York Website
Announced for Autumn 2021
Hilton announced the signing of a new LXR Hotels & Resorts property in Kyoto, Japan, marking the debut of the luxury brand in Asia Pacific. LXR Hotels & Resorts is Hilton’s collection of independent luxury hotels in which each property offers a unique and locally immersive experience that is deeply personalized and naturally woven into the fabric of the destination. While each hotel embodies a distinctive character and history, all LXR hotels are united through exceptional service and access to the extensive benefits and strength of the Hilton enterprise, for both owners and guests alike.
In collaboration with esteemed real estate company, Tokyu Land Corporation, the new LXR property is scheduled to open in autumn 2021 as part of the 28.6-acre Shozan Resort Kyoto. This resort is home to some of Kyoto’s most-notable and idyllic Japanese gardens, historic Japanese architecture, authentic tea houses, and five unique restaurants offering authentic local cuisines.
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with the all of the hotels listed. Contact me for more information.
page updated: September 2020