W Hotels Worldwide has expanded its presence in south-west China with the opening of the new W Chengdu. Operated by Marriott International, the property is owned by KWG Group Holdings.
Peter Katusak-Huszvar joins the 349-key hotel after a two-year stint at Accor’s SO/Vienna, where he oversaw the renovation of all the rooms and public spaces.
The nine-story, 255-room property located at 90 Bloor Street East in Toronto’s fashionable Yorkville neighbourhood, will be surrounded by high-end boutiques, galleries and design studios as well as chic cafes, polished bars and fine-dining restaurants.
Opening in February this year, W Dubai – the Palm saw Marriott expand its presence in one of the fastest growing hospitality markets in the world. Here Breaking Travel News chats with Anne Scott, general manager of the property, to find out more about what it brings to the tourism sector in the Middle East
W Aspen is nestled slope-side on Aspen Mountain - an 11,212-foot summit internationally-renowned for skiing and snowboarding - tucked in at the end of Durant Street, where Aspen’s famous Red-Light District once thrived.
W Hotels Worldwide has announced the opening of W Muscat, the brand’s newest beachfront W Escape and the second to open in the Middle East this year.
The newly renovated W Washington DC has been officially unveiled. The Beaux Arts landmark is located a stone’s throw from the White House and had completed a $50 million floor-to-rooftop redesign.
Situated in dynamic Buenos Aires, the hotel – expected to open in 2024 – will be located within a $100 million, 34-story, mixed-use tower poised to rise in the heart of the Puerto Madero neighbourhood.
W Dubai - the Palm has appointed specialist luxury travel PR agency Lemongrass Marketing to manage UK and Irish PR. The move follows a competitive pitch process.
W Hotels Worldwide has announced the signing of W Bali – Ubud, the brand’s latest W Escape. This expansion into Ubud marks the second W Hotel in Indonesia, following the opening of W Bali – Seminyak in 2010.
Guests who book a Wonderful room for two nights or more will be upgraded to a Spectacular room with Dubai skyline views, with breakfast for two at Liv, an engaging afternoon tea at W Lounge and an adrenaline-fuelled dinner at Akira Back included.