SLEEPER Presents: The top openings of 2018

2017 has been a remarkably busy year in the world of hotels. Two giants – Marriott International and Starwood Hotels & Resorts – joined forces in a market-shaking merger; Ian … Read More

The Datai Langkawi embarks on renovation

The Datai Langkawi has detailed plans of its extensive ten-month restoration, the first of its scale since the resort’s inception in 1993. Set to reopen in July 2018, the property is … Read More

Jung launches Key Card Switch

Jung has revealed its latest hotel security product, the Key Card Switch. Providing convenience, security and aesthetics in equal measure, it features the option to store profiles. Where the guest … Read More

Mark Willis joins Mövenpick

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has appointed hospitality professional Mark Willis as President – Asia, as it looks to drive forward in the region. Willis will join the global hospitality firm’s executive … Read More

ME Dubai set for 2018 opening

ME by Meliá has revealed that its debut property in the Middle East, ME Dubai, will launch at the end of 2018. Designed by the late Zaha Hadid, it marks the … Read More

Rosewood launches business-focused Khos brand

Rosewood Hotel Group has introduced its latest brand, Khos, a new concept for business hotels with a lifestyle orientation. Inspired by the energy, art, innovation, creativity, style and dynamism of … Read More

Marriott and YTL Hotels plan for Asia

Marriott International and YTL Hotels have announced agreements for new hotels across Asia. During an official ceremony at YTL’s The Ritz-Carlton Kuala Lumpur, the two companies agreed to develop two … Read More

Avani Hotels lands in Hua Hin

Avani Hotels, an upscale brand from Minor Hotel Group, has announced the opening of Hua Hin Resort & Villas on southern Thailand’s Gulf Coast. Nestled in a tranquil spot on … Read More