The resort and hotel brand Explorar Hotels & Resorts has signed an exclusive master franchise agreement with the hotel management company Stand Out Hotel Group. The agreement will see the targeted growth and development of the Stand Out hotel group in Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean over the next five years.
Stand Out Hotels is a full-service, third-party hotel management company providing personalized services to area owners and developers. The Stand Out Hotels and Residences collection represents a handpicked collection of over 100 properties in more than five countries around the world, including brands such as The Mantra Collection and Vibe Hotels. The partnership with Explorar Hotels & Resorts will allow Stand Out Hotels to offer a unique new international brand to travelers and hotel owners in the region, the company reports.
“This continued growth and exciting development shows that the social and experience-driven travel ethic of Explorar Hotels & Resorts is truly gaining momentum in this new era of travel we find ourselves in,” said Scot Toon, COO, Explorar Hotels & Resorts. “We are delighted to partner with Stand Out Hotels on a master franchise agreement to further develop these beautiful, experiential-centric locations in Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean. “
George Moreno, Vice President of Brand and Implementation, Stand Out Hotels Group, added: “This alliance includes several business initiatives focused on the strategic combination of Explorar Hotels & Resorts – knowledge of Asian and European markets with the experience in sales, marketing and distribution that Stand Out Out Hotels Group is present in the canadian, american and caribbean markets.
Explorar Hotels & Resorts launched earlier this year with its first property, Explorar Pawapi Koh Mook, located in southern Thailand on an unspoiled and pristine island paradise, followed shortly after by the announcement of Explorar Treehouses El Nido, designed by designer and artist John Underwood and scheduled to open in 2024.