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Exciting Luxury Hotel Openings Set to Take the Mid-Year 2023!

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Get ready to witness these new grand openings around the globe! Join us to discover our of upcoming hotels that are set to redefine opulence and leave you breathless.

A pure fusion of sophistication, world-class amenities, and jaw-dropping surroundings. Join us as we embark on a journey where extraordinary experiences and unbridled luxury converge!

1. Raffles London at The Owo - England

- Opening date: 9th October 2023

Opening on October 9, 2023, Raffles London at The OWO (Old War Office) offers a unique experience in Whitehall. Here you can indulge in signature restaurants by Michelin chef Mauro Colagreco, including a rooftop venue with panoramic city views and unwind at the Guerlain Spa and indoor pool.


For those seeking a touch of luxury, the hotel offers a range of personalized services, including a dedicated butler to cater to your every need. Whether you’re visiting for business or pleasure, Raffles London at The OWO promises a truly unforgettable and exclusive experience.

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2. One&Only Aesthesis – Greece

- Opening date: Mid-October 2023

With its grand opening scheduled for mid-October 2023, One&Only Aesthesis in Greece beckons guests with its captivating allure. Situated along the idyllic Athenian Riviera, this luxurious resort boasts breathtaking vistas of the picturesque Saronic Gulf.


Offering a selection of refined accommodations, the retreat showcases 95 elegantly designed bungalows, 18 exclusive residences, and two opulent villas, each complete with a private pool for unrivaled indulgence. Nestled within the property’s expansive 21-hectare beach and forest reserve, tranquility and natural beauty intertwine seamlessly.


Enhancing the sensory journey, ‘Ora,’ an esteemed dining establishment helmed by the esteemed Michelin-starred chef Ettore Botrini, invites guests to embark on a culinary voyage like no other.

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3. W Sydney – Australia

- Opening date: October 2023

For W Sydney, it has been a long wait for the opening of the Darling Harbour Marriott hotel. However, the hotel is just around the corner, and it promises to be as magnificent as expected, so it is worth the wait.


A new impressive hotel experience where sophisticated rooms await, complete with circular bathtubs and captivating waratah-inspired prints. For those seeking a touch of glamour, the magnificent two-storey rooftop bar awaits, offering breathtaking views and a chance to unwind in style. Uninterrupted harbor views await at the heated infinity pool, providing the perfect setting for ultimate relaxation.


Additionally, a collaboration with Genesis Motors provides exclusive access to electrified GV60 and GV70 vehicles for loans, VIP pickups, and special guest drives, combining luxury and eco-friendliness.

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4. The Peninsula London - England

- Opening date: 12th September 2023

The Peninsula London invites guests on a journey of refined luxury, blending timeless elegance with contemporary flair. With its grand opening slated for September 12, 2023, this prestigious five-star hotel pays homage to its British roots.


Offering a selection of 190 meticulously designed rooms, each exuding sophistication and comfort, The Peninsula London sets the stage for an unforgettable stay.


Indulge in the culinary artistry of Chef Claude Bosi at the renowned Brooklands restaurant, where delectable dishes await discerning palates. As you approach the hotel’s elegant entrance, be captivated by the sight of iconic vehicles gracefully lined along the grand drive, a testament to The Peninsula’s commitment to craftsmanship and heritage.

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5. One&Only One Za’abeel Dubai – UAE

- Opening date: December 2023

Dubai’s One&Only One Za’abeel, situated in the esteemed One Za’abeel development, is a magnificent luxury hotel that showcases opulence in every aspect. Truly unparalleled, it boasts the world’s largest cantilever, a remarkable architectural marvel that draws admiration from all who lay eyes upon it.


Besides its awe-inspiring design, this exceptional hotel presents an array of indulgent experiences, particularly in the culinary realm. With a remarkable offering of 11 dining options, including an impressive six Michelin-starred restaurants, guests are treated to an unparalleled gastronomic journey that satisfies even the most discerning palates.


Embodying the pinnacle of luxury, the hotel’s 27th-floor infinity pool presents an irresistible oasis where visitors can unwind and immerse themselves in breathtaking panoramic views. Additionally, the fourth-floor lagoon-style pool, complete with a swim-up bar, exemplifies the epitome of relaxation and leisure, offering guests an enchanting aquatic respite.

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6. Southern Ocean Lodge – Australia

- Opening date: December 2023

Southern Ocean Lodge in Kangaroo Island, Australia, suffered damage from a bushfire in 2020 but is set to reopen in December 2023. The new owner’s residence at Southern Ocean Lodge adds a touch of luxury to the already exquisite accommodations.

With its sleek design and modern amenities, it offers a haven of comfort and tranquility. As guests step onto the terrace of the ‘Great Room,’ they are greeted by the captivating sight of a sparkling wet-edge pool, perfectly mirroring the breathtaking coastal scenery beyond.


The expanded spa is a haven of rejuvenation, featuring three serene treatment rooms where guests can indulge in therapeutic massages and wellness therapies.


For those seeking to stay active, a state-of-the-art gym awaits, equipped with the latest exercise machines and equipment. After an invigorating workout, guests can unwind in the sauna, or take a refreshing dip in one of the inviting plunge pools. Southern Ocean Lodge is truly a sanctuary of relaxation and natural beauty, inviting guests to immerse themselves in a world of unparalleled luxury and serenity.

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Our expedition through these forthcoming luxury hotels comes to a thrilling finale. From the awe-inspiring Raffles London at The OWO, where history meets modernity, to the serene haven of Southern Ocean Lodge in Australia, each property epitomizes the pinnacle of hospitality.


Get ready to embark on an extraordinary voyage where lavishness meets corporate finesse. The future of luxury hospitality awaits you!

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