Minor and NH confirm 10,000 room pipeline

The resort which will become Tivoli La Caleta.
Minor International and its NH Hotel Group subsidiary will intensify the expansion of their brands over the next two years, with the opening of 50 new hotels worldwide, totalling 10,106 rooms.

Across eight lines – NH Hotels, NH Collection, nhow, Tivoli, Anantara, Avani, Elewana and Oaks – the group intends to grow in Asia, Europe and the Americas through 2024.

Asian additions

Minor will open 23 hotels under the NH Hotels, NH Collection, nhow, Tivoli, Anantara and Avani brands in Asia over the next 24 months. The plans will increase its regional offer by 5,635 keys.

Of these openings, 11 will be within the NH Collection and NH Hotels & Resorts brands. Seven will be the first openings of the NH Collection brand in Asia (two in Qatar, two in Dubai, two in China and one in Thailand, with a total of 2,122 new rooms), and four will mark the arrival of NH Hotels & Resort brand in this continent (three in China and one in Thailand, with a total of 847 new rooms).

NH in Europe and Latin America

NH Hotel Group aims to become one of the most active hotel players in Europe and Latin America in the coming years, with 27 new openings planned between 2023 and 2024, a total of 4,471 new rooms.

These are spread across three Anantara luxury brand hotels (Anantara The Marker Dublin, Anantara Convento Di Amalfi and Anantara Royal Vila Viçosa Resort), three Tivoli hotels (Tivoli Alvor Algarve Resort, Tivoli La Caleta Resort and Tivoli Doelen), four NH Collection hotels (NH Collection Frankfurt Spin Tower, NH Collection Cagliari, NH Collection Milano Touring and NH Collection Bodega Sogevinus), three nhow hotels (nhow Lima, nhow La Dehesa in Santiago de Chile and nhow Rome) and seven NH Hotels (NH Bern The Bristol, NH Dona Ines Coimbra, NH Mexico City Reforma Centro, NH La Perla Aguascalientes, NH Guadalajara, NH Sintra and NH Marina Portimao).

Avani ahead

The additions also include the seven new Avani hotels planned until 2024 in Europe and Latin America (Avani Alonso Martínez, Avani Palazzo Moscova, Avani Rio Novo, Avani Frankfurt City, Avani Museum Quarter, Avani La Boheme and Avani Cancún). This upper-scale brand is aimed at young travellers with sites located in urban centres.

Ramón Aragonés, CEO at NH Hotel Group, said: “We already have almost 30 hotel openings planned for the next two years. We are going to be very active until we complete a differential and very balanced offer between urban and tourist destinations that are always emblematic and of quality.”