In the expectation that this year will be frankly better than the previous one. We can start to imagine places to go and try to forget what the year 2020 has brought to the world. For this purpose, several chains of luxury resorts and hotels will open their doors for the first time in 2021. In this list are 12 of the many hotels and resorts that will open this year, including two Portuguese.
1- The Ivens hotel – Lisbon – Portugal
It is a five-star hotel with 87 rooms and suites, and is an oasis hidden in the center of the city. It is calm and mysterious, with tropical decor where you can find macaws, beetles, parrots, tropical plants and much more. It is the oasis in the urban jungle of the city that contrasts with the human jungle inside.
2- Immerso – Ericeira – Portugal
It is a luxury hotel with 37 rooms and suites, which immerses itself in the magnificent surrounding landscape in full harmony with the land and sea. It is surrounded by the sea, the wind and the sun providing breathtaking views of the sea.
3- Bulgari Hotel Paris – Paris – France
This luxurious hotel located in the city of luxury for the sake of Paris. It was designed by Italian architects Antonio Citterio and Patricia Viel. it consists of 76 rooms and suites of enormous proportions with luxurious decorations and magnificent views across the city.
4- The Ritz Carlton, Capella and Patina – Maldives
The luxury hotel chain Ritz will open three new luxury resorts, The Ritz –Carlton Patina and Capella, all located close to Malé airport in the Maldives. The three with accommodation and luxury services where guests can enjoy dream stays with paradisiacal landscapes. Where they can also benefit from an "aris meehaa" or a personal butler, for each villa.
5- Kimpton Resort Sanya Haitang Bay – Sanya – China
This hotel located in the center of Haitang Bay in Sanya built with the modern and special "cloud" design. Its elegant and different image perfectly integrates art with construction and the environment.
6-Four Seasons Resort and Residences – Caye Chapel – Belize
This is the first resort of the Four Seasons chain in the country. It is located on the 280-acre private island that is a neighbor to Belize Barrier Reef, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the largest marine sanctuary in Belize. This resort includes a golf course, a private helipad, and tours of the island in a luxury boat.
7- One & Only Resort – Kéa Island – Greece
It is a luxury resort on the charming island of Kéa, comprising 75 luxurious villas and 20 exclusive private homes of one to six or more rooms. These are contemporary design villas built in stone of local origin. The walls are immaculately whitewashed, the coverings are made with the iconic Greek marble that gives it the unmistakable aspect of the Cycladic buildings. With floor-to-ceiling glazing it offers spectacular views of the Mediterranean.
8- Kalesma – Mykonos – Greece
Mykonos was the name of the sacred stables of Delos which, according to legend, served as a shelter for the horses of the god Apollo from Greco-Roman mythology. 'Kalesma' in Greek means 'inviting', a word that perfectly accentuates this luxurious hotel. All its surroundings transform it into an irrefutable invitation to the most demanding guests.
9- Six Senses – New York – United States
It is the first North American hotel of the Six Senses brand, it is composed of two peculiar twisted towers designed by the world-renowned architect Bjarke Ingels. It is located in New York between the Hudson River in Manhattan and the High Line. All the decor is contemporary in style and offers all the modern comforts of high luxury.
10- Rosewood – São Paulo – Brazil
This imposing luxury hotel located in Matarazzo City is an elegant building from the beginning of the 20th century. Its design is an amazing tower with vertical gardens, designed by Jean Nouvel and the rooms designed by Philippe Starck.
11- The Chedi Kuda Villingili – Maldives
After more than twenty years of success, the GHM hotel and resort chain based in Southeast Asia is booming and the Maldives is one of the countries where it will open a luxury resort in 2021.
12- Costa Navarino – Messinia – Greece
This magnificent resort is located in one of the most preserved and breathtaking landscapes in the Mediterranean. It consists of two five-star hotels with two golf courses. This luxury resort was built with the purpose of boosting and promoting Messinia, protecting and preserving not only its natural beauty, but also a remarkable cultural heritage of thousands of years.