Nothing can speed up the pulse of travellers looking for new and unforgettable excitement, more than the newly opened hotels. As a freshly composed song or a newborn baby, they appear seemingly out of nowhere and introduce new pleasures. “Turistički Svet” invites you to enter these hotels through unique architecture, amazing design and a new variety of gastronomy.
1. Hotel Bless, Madrid - Spain
Located in the Salamanca quarter, near many city attractions, Hotel Bless opened at the beginning of 2019. The hotel stands out with its unique style, timeless design, unusual architecture and latest technology. It has 111 spacious rooms and suits and offers new experiences, like flower decoration, benefits for pets, sleeping on a fairytale-like “Blessed“ bed and the use of unique “Bathology” soaps. Culinary delights start with Martin Berasategui, Michelin star chef, who prepares authentic and healthy creations based on the Basque tradition.
2. Hotel Fasano, Belo Horizonte – Brazil
Opened in October 2018, Hotel Fasano is the cosmopolitans’ refuge from the busy town of Belo Horizonte. It is located in Lourdes area, in the pedestrian zone near the town market Mercado Central and many museums and cultural destinations. The hotel is designed with style and sophistication: 77 spacious rooms, spa, fitness and business centres... At the award-winning bar, Baretto, one could refresh with tasty, skillfully prepared cocktails. Gero, the first eminent Italian restaurant, is opened in the hotel, in accordance with exquisite gastronomy tradition of the Fasano hotel family.
3. Hyatt Centric la Rosiere, La Rosiere – France
The ski resort of La Rosiere, near the Italian border, spreads approximately 160 kilometres. Hotel Hyatt Centric la Rosiere relies on authenticity – the local craftsmen have decorated it. The 4-star hotel offers warm ambience, which is mixed with Montagnard tradition: exterior is covered in dark wood, and orange and grey colours dominate in the rooms. The artistic photographs of Philip Roaye, showing mountain guides, are hanging on the walls. Reno Olivie is the head chef at the H40 restaurant that offers food prepared by the locals. The hotel’s mascot is an elephant made of grapes. La Tavola restaurant offers French-Italian specialities. There’s also the Summit spa of 420 square metres, with sauna, hammam, Jacuzzi tub...
4. Le Massif, Courmayeur – Italia
New 5-star hotel, Le Massif, was opened in December 2018, in the romantic village of Courmayeur. The modern Alpine aesthetics and wide windows offer a spectacular view of the magnificent Mont Blanc. Located at the foot of the ski lifts, the hotel is ideal for the lovers of ski escapades, mountaineering during the winter and hiking during the summer. Fans of Epicurus will love traditional mountain food at the main restaurant and the club Le Lodge du Massif, which occupies the entire floor. Italian architects Fabricio Gandolfo and Inart Studio designed this Alpine resort. There is a total of 78 rooms and suites equipped with natural materials, a fitness centre, several restaurants and bars. Children’s club is the place where young VIP guests, together with the animators, can participate in activities that combine learning and play, rest or snacks.
5. RuMa Hotel & Residences, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia
RuMa Hotel & Residences opened its doors for the first time in a vibrant Golden triangle of Kuala Lumpur. The new and modern building, near the business and entrainment centre of the city, has 253 luxury equipped rooms and suites. Seven Bar & Lounge is located on the ground floor, in the winter garden, and promotes modern Malaysian tastes using them for the most impressive cocktails, cakes, cookies... The hotel rooms and suites are luxuriously designed and many of them have a wonderful view of the famous sky above the city.
6. Hotel Trs Coral, Cancun – Mexico
Located North from Cancun, Hotel Trs Coral opened in November 2018 - with 469 rooms in the style of sanctuaries, each with the balcony, hydro massage bathtubs and a panoramic view. In addition to the luminous pool, spa and fitness centre, guests can swim to their apartment or a private beach club. Numerous restaurants and bars (including a 24-hour sports bar) offer a global gastronomic selection. Furthermore, the award-winning Chic Cabaret & Restaurant provides an impressive experience of having fun across the history of the world – from the Parisian Moulin Rouge to 50s rock’n’roll, pop and Latin music.
7. Hotel Silversands, St. George – Grenada
This hotel was opened in Granada in November 2018, as well. The intimate luxury resort is located at more than seven hundred meters from the seashore. Each of the 52 rooms of the stunningly interesting traditional design is facing the sea. Guests can enjoy Spa Silversands, located next to the longest infinity pool in the Caribbean, or awaken their endorphins by trying chocolate on one of the cocoa plantations that Grenada abounds with. The Asiatique Restaurant offers local food and rum that you can sip at the Puro bar.
8. Hotel Lumiares & Spa, Lisbon – Portugal
The historic area Bairro Alto and the boutique hotel Lumiares & Spa round up the vibrating life of Lisbon. In the midst of this noise, between bars, restaurants and open yellow trams, the hotel with 53 suits was opened in December 2018 by the hotel group Bomporto Hotels, specialized in transforming beautiful historic buildings into hotels. This building, which belonged to the counts of Lumiares, dates back to the 17th century. From that time a large staircase has been preserved, while the rest of the contemporary space is supervised by the creative director Sam Louri.
9. SOON: CR7
The latest news is that Cristiano Ronaldo will continue the construction of the new CR7 hotel, together with the Pestana group with which he has already opened several hotels. This year CR7 will be equipped with 185 rooms in New York and Times Square, and with 164 rooms in Madrid, the same as the CR7 hotel in Marrakech. The CR7 will have 185 rooms when it opens in Paris, on the left bank of the Sena River, in 2021. Cristiano Ronaldo owns 50 percent of all hotels, while Pestana is responsible for the hotel management.