Well, we can all admit 2020 was quite the year for travel, however I am looking ahead to 2021 & the exciting things brewing within the industry. There’s a number of hotels on track to open this year, and these are the ones I am most excited about (to see a full list of openings, see here).

Without further adieu….

united states

Aman New York – New York, NY

83 rooms, entry level room category is 750 sq ft, in the iconic Crown building, will have a private members club

PTF Perks will be applicable at this hotel

Expected March 2021

Bishop’s Lodge, Auberge Resorts Collection – Santa Fe, New Mexico

120 rooms & suites, set on 317 acres in the foothills outside Santa Fe, re-imagined 1920’s resort

PTF Perks will be applicable at this resort

Expected Spring 2021

Four Seasons Resort & Residences Napa Valley – Calistoga, California

85 rooms & suites, Napa’s first resort that is within a working winery, on over 7 aces of organic vineyards, Michelin-starred chef Erik Anderson restaurant

PTF Perks: Daily full American breakfast for two people per bedroom, $100 food & beverage credit, Room upgrade upon arrival (subject to availability; excluding signature suites, villas, and private residences), Complimentary WiFi

Expected Early 2021

The Green O at Paws Up – Greenough, Montana

12 “haus” accommodations, adults-only, nestled in the woodlands with floor to ceiling glass walls, access to Paws Up activities

PTF Perks will be applicable at this resort

Expected June 2021

Hutton Brickyards – Hudson Valley, New York

31 cabins & suites, on 73 acres, riverfront dining, many outdoor activities such as hiking, archery, kayaking, cross country skiing, outdoor yoga, etc.

Expected Spring 2021

The Inn at Mattei’s Tavern, Auberge Resorts Collection – Los Olivos, California

67 rooms & cottages, historic beginnings from 1886, first luxury resort in Santa Ynez Valley, farm-to-table cuisine in an open-air restaurant, pool & spa, close proximity to many wineries

PTF Perks will be applicable at this resort

Expected Fall 2021

Montage Big Sky – Montana

150 rooms & suites / 39 residences, adjacent to the famous Yellowstone Club & less than hour drive from Yellowstone National Park, ski-in/ski-out access to Big Sky Resort, onsite 18-hole Tom Weiskopf-designed golf course

PTF Perks will be applicable at this resort

Expected Winter 2021

 

mexico & caribbean

Etéreo, Auberge Resorts Collection – Riviera Maya, Mexico

75 guesthouses with ocean views, beach club with long infinity-edge pool, 24 miles from Cancun International Airport / 6 miles from Playa Del Carmen

PTF Perks will be applicable at this resort

Expected in 2021

Four Seasons Resort Tamarindo – Mexico

155 rooms, in a hidden eco reserve along Mexico’s Pacific Coast, where rainforest meets the ocean, private beach, 18-hole, par 72, Robert Trent Jones Jr. and David Fleming designed links golf course

PTF Perks will be available at this resort

Expected Late 2021

Paradero Todos Santos – outside of Los Cabos, Mexico

6 treehouse accommodations, in a farming community, 10k square ft botanical garden, farm-to-table cuisine, many activities such as hiking, mountain biking, ATVing

Expected January 2021

Rosewood Le Guanahani – St Barths

66 rooms, suites & villas many with own private pool, the only full-service resort on St. Barth, a Rosewood Explorers children’s club, surrounded by two beaches with a reef protected lagoon

PTF Perks: Daily breakfast for two per bedroom, $100 food & beverage credit, Room upgrade upon arrival (subject to availability), Early check-in/late check-out (subject to availability), Complimentary WiFi

Expected Spring 2021

 

europe

Airelles Le Grand Controle – Versailles, France

15 rooms, situated in three wings of Chateau de Versailles, Alaine Ducasse restaurant

Expected March 2021

Casa di Langa – Piemonte, Italy

39 rooms, first luxury hotel in Piemonte, set on over 100 acres, on-site wine academy & cooking school

Expected April 2021

Casa Formentera – Balearic Islands, Spain

14 rooms, quick boat ride away from Ibiza on Formentera, short walk from Platja Mitjorn – one of the best beaches in Europe, organic breakfast delivered via basket daily

Expected in 2021

Cheval Blanc Paris – Paris, France

72 rooms & suites, in the former La Samaritaine department store, stunning River Seine views, restaurant by 3-star Arnaud Donckele, Guerlain spa

PTF Perks: Daily breakfast for two, Fast track immigration, Complimentary round-trip private airport / train station / hotel transfer with VIP meet & greet, Room upgrade (subject to availability), Early check-in/late check-out (subject to availability), Complimentary Wi-Fi

Expected June 1, 2021

Kalesma Mykonos – Greece

25 suites & 2 villas, each accommodation has their own pool, hillside location overlooking Ornos Bay, under two miles to Mykonos town, infinity pool, Pere Ubu – Cycladic restaurant on property

Expected April 2021

One&Only Portonovi – Montenegro

113 rooms, on 60 acres in the heart of Boka Bay, Venetian palace style, will have the Henri Chenot wellness center, 4 bars & restaurants, has own beach & jetty

Expected March 21, 2021

Villa Igiea, Rocco Forte – Palermo, Sicily

100 rooms, refurbished original hotel from 1900, within the historic city of Palermo, overlooks the azure waters of the Gulf of Palermo

PTF Perks: Daily breakfast for two, $100 food & beverage credit, Room upgrade (subject to availability), Early check-in/late check-out (subject to availability), Complimentary Wi-Fi

Expected May 2021

africa

Xigera Safari Lodge – Okavango Delta, Botswana

12 suites, on the western side of Meremi Game Reserve, artwork from artists across Africa through the property & suites, huge emphasis on sustainability & conservation

PTF Perks: $100 lodge credit to use during their stay as well as a guided experience, exploring the Tesla-powered Energy Centre, the largest in the Delta making Xigera Safari Lodge completely solar powered

Recently opened

 

asia + pacific

Patina Maldives – Fari Islands, Maldives

90 beach and water villas and a fabulous marina village featuring 12 dining experiences, a vibrant beach club, alluring boutiques and fascinating art galleries, speed boat distance from Male Airport

Expected June 2021

The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands

100 beachfront and overwater villas with private infinity pools & butler service, close to Male (easy access from the international airport), seven restaurants and bars showcasing global cuisines and breathtaking views, overwater spa

PTF Perks: Daily breakfast for two per bedroom, $100 resort credit, Room upgrade upon arrival (subject to availability), Early check-in/late check-out (subject to availability), Complimentary WiFi

Expected May 2021

 

Safe travels y’all!

chelsea rose martin