Monday, 22 May 2017

TUNISIA: Leading Hotels Of The World Opens La Badira Hotel

The Leading Hotels of the World announces the opening of a new property with a capacity of 130 suites in Hammamet, Tunisia.

The La Badira Hotel is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World network and has just opened its doors in the city of Hammamet in Tunisia. Facing the Mediterranean Sea, it offers 130 suites in a setting inspired by the world of travel from the 1930s.

The hotel also has three restaurants, a cocktail bar, a meeting space, two shops, and a spa including a swimming pool, a hammam and a fitness room.

The Leading Hotels of the World, which recently added 8 new properties to its portfolio, currently has 375 hotels in 75 countries.

Onyx Hospitality, a Thai hotel group, announces the opening of property under the Amari brand in Malaysia. This is the group's first establishment on this market.

Onyx Hospitality Group continues to expand in the Asia Pacific region with the opening of a property under the Amari brand in Malaysia. First hotel of the group to settle in the country, it is located in the heart of the Johor Bahru city, near a congress center, shopping centers and the main tourist areas.

The hotel offers 242 rooms, as well as a restaurant, a bar, a coffee house, a swimming pool, a spa, a meeting room, a reception room and an outdoor terrace which can accommodate up to 600 people.

“As ONYX Hospitality Group continues to expand its presence in the Asia-Pacific region, the opening of Amari Johor Bahru demonstrates the growing regional appeal of our portfolio of brands.

It has been designed in response to market demands and trends, as tourism in Johor Bahru is currently undergoing a major transformation” said Douglas Martell, CEO of the group, which also plans to open two more addresses under the Ozo and Shama brands in the city of Iskandar in Malaysia.

Based in Asia Pacific, the Thai group currently has a portfolio of 34 properties in operations and / or in development under the Safron, Amari, Shama, The Mosaic Collection, Ozo and Breeze Spa brands.

Leonardo Hotels announces the launch of its lifestyle brand NYX Hotels in Munich, Germany. The latter will open its doors in March 2018.

Already established in the cities of Milan and Prague, the lifestyle brand NYX Hotels from Leonardo Hotels will make its debut in Munich in March 2018. This new property will offer like its counterparts a concept based on street art, music and design developed in collaboration with local artists. It will have a capacity of 225 rooms, including some dedicated to long stays with kitchenettes, and will also offer a bar, a restaurant and a private cinema.

“After the successful openings of our NYX properties in Milan and Prague, we are all the more pleased to finally have an NYX in Germany. With this exceptional concept, we are making sure that NYX Munich remains one of our fondest memories and invites us to discover other NYX hotels in Europe,” says Daniel Roger, Managing Director of Leonardo Hotels Europe.

European division of the Israeli group Fattal Hotels, Leornardo Hotels is present in Europe and Israel and has a portfolio of over 175 properties operated under the Leonardo Hotels, Leonardo Royal Hotels, Leonardo Boutique Hotels and NYX Hotels brands. As of January 1, 2017, Leonardo Hotels ranks 38th largest hotel chain in Europe, with 59 properties totaling 9,996 rooms.

The Leading Hotels of the World has just announced the arrival of 8 new properties within its network, located in Europe (including one in France), South America, Indonesia and Tanzania.

The Leading Hotels of the World continues its expansion with the addition of 8 new members to its portfolio. In Europe, 3 new addresses in Croatia, France and Spain join the network. Located on the Adriatic coastline in Croatia, the Sun Gardens Dubrovnik offers 177 rooms and 231 suites. The K2 Altitude in Courchevel in France is made up of upscale chalets linked together and has 13 rooms and 19 suites. In Spain, Hotel Camiral is located in the Catalan countryside, not far from Barcelona, and offers 145 keys.

The Leading Hotels of the World also acquired 3 properties in South America, including the UNICO 20º 87º located on the Riviera Maya beaches in Mexico (447 rooms and suites), the Palácio Tangará, situated within a tropical park in Sao Paulo, Brazil (141 keys), as well as the Alvear Icon Hotel & Residences. The latter is located on the banks of the Rio de la Plata in Buenos Aires, Argentina and offers 151 rooms and 8 suites.

Two hotels in Tanzania and Indonesia have also joined the network. Soori Bali, a property located in the middle of nature in Bali in Indonesia, offers 37 villas with private pools. The private villa Tangha Island (located on a private island with the same name) in Tanzania is equipped with five suites and two bungalows.

The Leading Hotels of the World was created in 1928 and has a portfolio of 375 properties in 75 countries.