Marriott International, Inc. will open fourteen new luxury properties in the Asia-Pacific region by the end of 2023, expanding its reach from its current count of 156 luxury hotels and resorts.
New openings are expected in thirteen different countries and regions, including emerging destinations such as Jeju Island, South Korea and Jiuzhaigou, China, as well as the beloved cities of Melbourne and Tokyo.
The wellness-focused JW Marriott brand will celebrate four new openings in the region this year and in 2023.
JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort Suites and JW Marriott Jeju Resort & Spa are scheduled to open later this year, while JW Marriott Goa Vagator and JW Marriott Hotel Xi’an will open in 2023.
The Ritz-Carlton brand will celebrate the opening of The Ritz-Carlton, Fukuoka in Japan in 2023, as well as The Ritz-Carlton, Melbourne in early 2023. The all-new Ritz-Carlton Reserve property, located in Jiuzhaigou, will also debut next year.
St. Regis will open a hotel along the beachfront in Goa, India in 2023 and another at St. Regis Jakarta in Indonesia, slated to open in late 2022.
W Macau, which will open in 2023, and W Sydney, which will open later this year, will expand W Hotels’ portfolio in the region.
EDITION will open its second Japanese location, The Tokyo EDITION, Ginza in 2023, with The Singapore EDITION.
The Luxury Collection also celebrated a new addition to its portfolio in the region. ITC Narmada, a Luxury Collection hotel located in Ahmedabad, India, opened in 2022.
Bulgari Hotels & Resorts will make its debut in Tokyo, Japan with the 2023 opening of the Bulgari Hotel Tokyo, located in a skyscraper near Tokyo Station.
“Today’s luxury traveler is looking for authentic experiences that are personalized, thoughtful and meaningful,” said Bart Buiring, Asia Pacific Sales and Marketing Director, Marriott International. “Our current portfolio of highly distinctive brands is well positioned to meet the changing needs of travellers, and these expected additions reflect our optimism about the future of luxury travel.”
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