Yangzhou, China – Oakwood Apartments Yangzhou has opened with 144 serviced apartments, catering to guests seeking short or long-term stays. Offering contemporary accommodations that range from studio to three-bedroom apartments, the property features fully-equipped kitchens, superior household appliances and complimentary WiFi. Amenities include a fitness center, residents’ lounge, food and beverage outlet, bilingual concierge support, meeting rooms and reception services.
Longmont, Colo. – Home2Suites by Hilton Longmont has opened in this city near Denver and Boulder. It has 109 large studio guestrooms that feature kitchenettes and sleeper sofas. There is complimentary full hot breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a heated indoor saline pool, fitness center, laundry facility, and BBQ patio with firepit.
Dubai – The 420-room Hampton by Hilton Dubai Airport has opened, the largest in the brand’s global portfolio. The property features a rooftop gym with views of the skyline, a large infinity pool and a fully licensed bar. Amenities include free hot breakfast, free WiFi and 24/7 business center.
Bangkok – Waldorf Astoria Bangkok has opened in the heart of the city near the bustling Ratchaprasong intersection. The 171-room property has three distinctive dining outlets on its top three floors, from levels 55 to 57. The 7,858-square-foot Magnolia Ballroom on Level 10 accommodates up to 700 guests standing or 330 seated.
Gurugram, India – Holiday Inn Express Gurgaon Sector 50 has opened with 205 rooms and free high-speed WiFi. There is free breakfast, an enhanced “Great Room” for socializing and working, a gym and a laundry room. The hotel is 30 minutes from Indira Gandhi International Airport and the railway station.
Barcelona – the Barcelona Edition, the brand created by Ian Schrager and Marriott, has opened in the El Born neighborhood. The hotel has 100 rooms and suites, three restaurants, two bars, a roof terrace with plunge pool and an active lobby with a bar.