Marriott International expands its network of the Luxury Collection hotels in Europe. This time, the famous hotelier will add as many as five new properties. These are boutique hotel The Wellesley in London that was recently renovated, newly built Hotel de Berri in the heart of Paris, The Westbury hotel in London, Cristallo Resort & Spa hotel in Cortina (Italy), and The Alexander hotel in Yerevan that has become the first ski resort of the Luxury Collection.
According to Marriott officials, there has been increased demand for luxury hotels in recent years, so the hotelier plans to expand its portfolio of the Luxury Collection hotels. The hotelier is known to have “the strongest team of luxury talent” in the hospitality industry, and it plans to keep developing it. Current aim of Marriott International is to open 12 more Luxury Collection properties by the end of next year.
The Wellesley hotel in Knightsbridge, London, is open in a luxurious townhouse that was built in the 20s of the previous century. The hotel enjoys prime location in such a prestigious area as Knightsbridge near Hyde Park. Guests of this hotel will have best boutiques and restaurants in the city within walking distance. The Wellesley promises to treat its guests with great care the hotel offers excursions in London using the hotel’s Rolls Royce, 24h butler service and 36 posh suites that offer breath-taking panoramic views of London. The other Luxury Collection hotel that is set to open in London will be the Westbury hotel in Mayfair. This hotel, which is currently undergoing renovation, is located in fashionable Mayfair that is a well-known destination for shopping fans. The 225 guestroom hotel features chic design and stylish spacious guestrooms with wood panels and marble bathrooms. The hotel will also feature a Michelin-starred restaurant. Both the hotels will open until spring 2017.
Hotel de Berri in Paris is destined to become one of most stylish hotels in the French capital. Located just a few steps from the Champs Elysees, this 76 guestroom hotel is made in the modernist style. The hotel will be opened in the beginning of 2018 in the former office building. Finally, Cristallo Resort & Spa is a historic hotel in the Dolomites mountain range. Built in 1901, the hotel enjoys prime location in a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site.