Three Brands Grow Global Footprint

INTERNATIONAL REPORT—Hotel Business is tracking openings around the world, including a first for Hyatt in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residence Emirates Pearl

The recently opened Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residence Emirates Pearl is the first Grand Hyatt hotel to open in the United Arab Emirates’ capital city, and the second in the country. The hotel is owned by EPDI.

The hotel is currently operating with a limited room inventory and a limited number of dining options. All other facilities, including the Grand Club, are expected to be available for guests in late 2018.

The property houses 332 guestrooms, 36 suites, including the Presidential and Palatial Royal Suites, and 60 full-service one- and two-bedroom residences, ranging from 968 to 1,500 sq. ft., each with locally inspired details.

Toronto Marriott Markham Hotel

The 209-room Toronto Marriott Markham Hotel in Canada recently opened. The 192,000-sq.-ft. hotel is owned by the Remington Group and managed by Marriott International.

Based on consumer insights, locally inspired accents offer a sense of place, closets are open to alleviate fears of leaving clothes behind and the work surface provides flexibility to freely move and use technology wherever the guest desires, according to the company. The property also has a rotating multimillion-dollar collection of Canadian artwork and photography.

Park Inn by Radisson, Istanbul Odayeri

The opening of the Park Inn by Radisson, Istanbul Odayeri by the Radisson Hotel Group takes its portfolio in Turkey to 20 hotels and more than 3,500 rooms in operation.

The 97 rooms and suites of the hotel are designed in a colorful and spacious style, according to operators. All rooms have climate control, a smart TV and a free high-speed Internet connection.

The hotel has four meeting rooms accommodating up to 90 attendees and provides free wireless high-speed internet and administrative services.

Park Inn by Radisson Istanbul Odayeri will be managed by Radisson Hospitality AB.