Marriott Expects To Add More Than 30 Luxury Hotels in 2022
Marriott International announced today it expects to add 30 new luxury hotels in 2022. The new properties will be part of Marriott’s luxury brands, The Ritz-Carlton, Ritz-Carlton Reserve, St. Regis, W, The Luxury Collection, EDITION, JW Marriott and Bulgari.
Marriott currently has 460 luxury hotels and resorts in 68 countries and territories. The hotel chain will expand its luxury footprint with nearly 190 properties in the development pipeline, with 30 hotels expected to open in 2022. The new properties will be in popular destinations such as Mexico, Portugal, Australia and South Korea.
The Ritz-Carlton brand expects to expand in Arizona with The Ritz-Carlton Paradise Valley, The Palmeraie, as well as in New York City, debuting in the vibrant NoMad neighborhood, where guest rooms feature sweeping city views. The Ritz-Carlton, Melbourne is slated to grow the renowned brand’s footprint in Australia. Ritz-Carlton Reserve anticipates expanding in the historic Chinese valley of Jiuzhaigou as well.
Some existing properties are also making improvements. The Ritz-Carlton Moscow, The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman, and The Ritz-Carlton, Naples, are all expected to celebrate major renovations in the year ahead. Additionally, the brand expects to mark the inaugural voyage of The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection in May 2022.
In 2022, St. Regis is slated to debut in Chicago, with a Jeanne Gang designed building that has already become an exquisite new icon on the Windy City’s skyline. A new St. Regis is expected to open in Belgrade as well.
St. Regis also continues to grow in leisure destinations and expects to nearly double its number of resort properties over the next five years. This year saw the debut of The St. Regis Bermuda Resort, Marriott International’s first luxury property on the island and, in the year ahead, the brand anticipates marking the opening of The St. Regis Kanai Resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico. The St. Regis San Francisco also expects to celebrate the completion of a comprehensive renovation in 2022.
In 2021, W Hotels already added new properties in Nashville, Osaka, Philadelphia, Melbourne, Xiamen, and Rome. The brand is slated to open in exciting destinations next year including the Algarve, Sydney, Dubai and Toronto.
EDITION Hotels will continue its international expansion in 2022 with the slated opening of six new properties, including sites in Madrid, Rome, Doha, Tampa, Riviera Maya in Kanai, and Ginza, the second property in Tokyo. With 14 hotels worldwide currently, the brand is expected to reach a footprint of 20 properties globally by the end of 2022.
The Luxury Collection
The Luxury Collection is a growing ensemble of nearly 120 hotels in more than 40 countries and territories around the world. In 2021, the brand made its debut in Hungary, expanded its footprint in North America, brought elevated alpine interiors and Rocky Mountain vibrancy to Vail through The Hythe, and in South Korea opened Josun Palace.
The Luxury Collection is slated to debut properties next year in more captivating locations such as Spain, India, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, and Tbilisi, Georgia.
JW Marriott recently added new hotels in Charlotte, Monterrey, Shanghai and Tampa. The brand now boasts over 100 properties in more than 35 countries and territories.
In the coming year, JW Marriott anticipates continuing to cater to sophisticated, mindful travelers who seek a balance in mind, body and spirit with new openings in destinations from Cairo to Istanbul, and Mexico to Jeju Island, South Korea.