September hotel openings: Over 180 new hotels expected to launch worldwide [Infographic]
Hard Rock Resort Emboodhoo Lagoon is scheduled to open in early September 2019
September’s most anticipated hotel openings – find out where they are and who’s launching them
The global hotel industry continues to grow as the construction phase ends for 188 new hotels, making them ready to launch throughout September 2019.
September not only heralds a new season but brings with it some exciting hotels in the world’s top destinations just in time for the first days of autumn.
Let’s take a closer look at where most projects will open in September.
The fastest-growing markets are again North America with 72, Asia with 62 and Europe with 42 projects.
Of the 72 new hotels in North America, 63 will open in the US, the rest are spread across Canada, Mexico, Guatemala and Jamaica.
China records the strongest growth in Asia with 16 openings, followed by emerging markets such as Vietnam and Thailand.
14 of Europe’s new properties are set to open in Germany. England can look forward to 9 new hotels. France is also represented in Europe’s top 3 with 5 new openings.
It looks more peaceful in Africa with 6 launches, as well as in South America and Oceania with 3 and 2 projects respectively.
With 7 new hotels in a single city, Dubai secures the worldwide pole position, ahead of Algiers and London, with 4 openings each.
The following infographic shows you the most important regions and their hotel openings at a glance:
New hotels worth a trip
If you haven’t used up this year’s vacation days, there are a few special openings that are well worth a visit.
For example, The Bridge Crowne Plaza Phu Quoc Starbay in Vietnam. From white sandy beaches and a daily entertainment programme to specialty restaurants, the hotel impresses guests with its well-rounded offering.
For special meeting and event rooms, the InterContinental San Francisco is the right destination. Here, each floor features artwork from the most significant years in the city’s history.
Sheraton Cebu Mactan Resort & Residences in the Philippines is a new lifestyle destination with a spacious pool area, several restaurants and an extensive sports and spa offering.
If you prefer the quiet, the Hilton Goa Resort would be a good choice. This luxurious resort in India’s Candolim mountains promises absolute relaxation away from the tourist hotspots.
Other interesting projects which are slated to open their doors in September:
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