2020’s Most Anticipated Hotels
Stuck on where to go for your travels this year? Check out our impressive list of luxury hotels set to open in 2020.
Airelles Château De Versailles, Paris
Due to launch in Spring 2020, this hotel will no doubt impress! Airelles will be the only hotel to be inside the famous Château de Versailles. Dive into the heart of French history with exclusive access to the Domaine de Versailles. Guests can explore the palace once home to Marie Antoinette, take a stroll through the beautiful gardens or hop on a private boat ride along the Grand Canal with a glass of Champagne in hand. We’re feeling like royalty just thinking of it…
Westbund Hotel, Shanghai
The new destination for luxury in the vibrant neighbourhood of West Bund on the Huangpu waterfront. A magnificent work of design by Olga Polizzi and Inge Moore, this hotel will occupy the top floors of the newest building in West Bund, which will be home to the highest bar in the area.
Ikos Andalusia, Spain
Ikos Andalusia brings a new world of luxury to Spain’s southern shores with 21 acres of gardens, and miles of golden sand beach. Taking all-inclusive to a new level with a la carte menus by Michelin starred chefs, 24-hour room service, beach waiter service, and complimentary use of a MINI plus golf passes. The ideal location to soak up Marbella’s luxuriously vibrant lifestyle.
The Oberoi, Marrakech
A modern oasis set among acres of citrus trees and olive groves is Marrakech’s latest hot spot The Oberoi. With Morocco already a hot destination, this opening couldn’t have come at a better time. The traditional Moroccan architecture, and picturesque courtyard will leave you feeling insta-famous, not to mention the breathtaking views of the snow-covered atlas mountains.
Paragon 700 Boutique Hotel + Spa, Italy
Elegantly restored and the only red Palazzo in the heart of the White City. Paragon 700 will feature exquisitely unique rooms, with cathedral ceilings, cosy sitting areas complete with your own terrace or balcony. The former water chamber is being transformed into an impressive spa that will offer the likes of a Turkish bath, Himalayan salt wall, multi-sensory shower and a natural whirlpool.
Ace Hotel, Kyoto
Set to open in April 2020 (and now accepting reservations!), Ace Hotel Kyoto is a monument to the city’s abundance of art, ever-evolving culture, sophistication of craft and profound history. Local artists and craftsmen have pulled together to create this unique and picturesque space, with a restored twenties red-brick building as well as a brand new build by architect Kengo Kuma.
In their international debut, The NoMad will take residence in the heart of Covent Garden, occupying the former court and police station turning it into a quintessentially British hotel. The Hotel will include a museum which will pay homage to the history of the Metropolitan Police Force, and the old jail cells will be transformed into elegant guest rooms.
Aman, New York
Taking over the iconic Crown Building in the Big Apple, and designed by the same architects as Grand Central – this is not one to be missed. Bringing the serenity of Aman to the western world, the hotel boasts impressive views of Central Park, two spas (because one’s never enough), a wine library, an underground nightclub, an Aman Members’ Club, we could go on…
Six Senses Fort Barwara, India
The Barwara Fort was constructed in the 14th century in the village of Chauth ka Barwara. The Fort which was owned by the Rajasthani Royal Family sits directly opposite the temple, Chauth ka Barwara Mandir. If the beauty of the fort isn’t enough, Six Senses will offer daily safari drives to the Ranthambore National Park just thirty minutes away. Famous for its tiger population and also home to leopard, nilgai, sloth bear, spotted deer and more.
Bonus Card: The Ritz Carlton Yacht Collection
Another luxury hotel brand branching out into the never-been-seen-before. The Ritz Carlton sure knows how to do luxury and they are pulling out all the stops for their latest venture ‘The Ritz Carlton Yacht Collection’. We’re talking 149 suites, all with private balconies, five fine dining restaurants, and an onboard spa for ultimate relaxation at sea. Sailor hats at the ready!