Hotel openings: Total of 237 new properties launching globally in May 2019 [Infographic]
The Moxy Hotel Chelsea in New York – the city that leads the pack in the hotel construction pipeline.
Latest TOPHOTELCONSTRUCTION figures point to 48,382 new keys opening to public in May 2019 around the world.
A total of 237 hotels projects will be launched in May 2019, which is 36 more hotels than the month before.
From a regional perspective, North America maintains its pole position with 76 new projects to debut.
Europe sticks to the second spot with 64 hotel openings, ahead of 61 projects in Asia Pacific and 18 in the Middle East region.
Compared to April 2019, Africa surpassed Latin America with 11 and 7 new hotels respectively.
In fact, with an almost 5% rise in the number of projects opened in the region compared to a year earlier, Africa seems to be showing great promise.
Looking at the leading countries, the United States comes first in the global hotel construction pipeline with 63 projects, followed by China at 26, the United Kingdom (16) and Germany with 15 projects.
Let’s take a look at a few other projects currently underway around the world:
W Noida-Delhi NCR
Rosewood Sao Paulo
The Ritz Carlton, Brisbane
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