The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts announces plans to continue its growth momentum globally with the debut of ten hotels and resorts in vibrant gateway cities and exotic resort destinations.
Those destinations include Shanghai and Sanya in China, Jaipur and Chennai in India, the Blue Mountains in Australia as well as Koh Samui, Thailand and Jakarta, Indonesia.
With this milestone, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. continues to stand out as the world's leader in luxury hospitality, with more hotels in more markets than any competitor in the luxury segment, offering guests exceptional service levels and luxury experiences in a wide range of destinations across the globe.
The Luxury Collection is an ensemble of more than 80 of the world's finest hotels and resorts in 30 countries around the world with new construction and conversion properties that span China, India, Indonesia, Thailand and Australia. Offering the brand's signature Luxury Collection Concierge service, luxury amenities and indigenous cultural experiences, these spectacular new hotels join the brand's distinguished portfolio as portals for guests to discover each destination."This is a milestone for The Luxury Collection as we open ten new hotels and resorts - the most of any year in the brand's history," says Paul James, Global Brand Leader, St. Regis and The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts. "As a new generation of global affluent travelers emerge, we are strategically growing our portfolio beyond the traditional luxury grid and in diverse destinations, like China's Hainan Island and India's Chennai, that have become important hubs for business and leisure."