Celebrity Travel: The 13 Most Hotly Anticipated Hotel Openings of the Fall

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Celebrity Travel: The 13 Most Hotly Anticipated Hotel Openings of the Fall

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Zambia and beyond. Read on to see the 13 spots we’re most excited to welcome to the world. (Note that opening dates are subject to change.)” data-reactid=”19″ type=”text”>Before you begin to plan your fall and winter and vacations, take note: there are a about to be a whole slew of new hotels for you to consider. From 11-room hideaways and posh beach resorts to luxe safari lodges, these sleek new properties are getting ready to open their doors this season, in destinations from the Caribbean to Italy to Zambia and beyond. Read on to see the 13 spots we’re most excited to welcome to the world. (Note that opening dates are subject to change.)

Where: South Andros, Bahamas” data-reactid=”21″ type=”text”>Where: South Andros, Bahamas

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  • Caerula Mar Club is poised to draw a new luxury crowd to the island. Bryan and Sarah Baeumler, celebrity designers who have a TV show on HGTV Canada, discovered the 1960s-era property on a family trip and set to restoring and redesigning it. Tucked away between lush mangroves and powdery sand, Caerula Mar has 18 oceanfront suites and six private villas that blend breezy architecture with mid-century modern style in a white and beige color palette. There is a spa and three dining options, and grounds will be dotted with meditation paths and swaying hammocks alongside a sea turtle-filled pond.” data-reactid=”28″ type=”text”>While a small number of the 700-plus islands that make up the Bahamas were recently damaged by Hurricane Dorian, most of the country is open to visitors—and needs your tourism dollars. Sleepy South Andros Island is welcoming its first new property in nearly 20 years, and Caerula Mar Club is poised to draw a new luxury crowd to the island. Bryan and Sarah Baeumler, celebrity designers who have a TV show on HGTV Canada, discovered the 1960s-era property on a family trip and set to restoring and redesigning it. Tucked away between lush mangroves and powdery sand, Caerula Mar has 18 oceanfront suites and six private villas that blend breezy architecture with mid-century modern style in a white and beige color palette. There is a spa and three dining options, and grounds will be dotted with meditation paths and swaying hammocks alongside a sea turtle-filled pond.

    Canyon Ranch Woodside ” data-reactid=”29″ type=”text”>Canyon Ranch Woodside 

    Opening: November 2019″ data-reactid=”31″ type=”text”>Opening: November 2019

    Canyon Ranch Woodside ,and the vibe is decidedly different than their other outposts. Nature is king here, with the main lodge surrounded by 24 treehouse cottages nestled among towering Redwoods; the 16-acre grounds feature sweeping lawns, leaf-strewn trails, and plenty more of those stunning trees. The Woodside property follows more of a wellness retreat format and will offer various multi-day programs, including three signature retreats called Connect, Recharge, and Reset. In addition, guests can choose from daily fitness classes, meditation sessions, nature walks, creative expression courses, wellness talks, and more—plus, of course, lots of relaxing treatments.” data-reactid=”32″ type=”text”>The renowned wellness specialists at Canyon Ranch are heading to northern California with Canyon Ranch Woodside ,and the vibe is decidedly different than their other outposts. Nature is king here, with the main lodge surrounded by 24 treehouse cottages nestled among towering Redwoods; the 16-acre grounds feature sweeping lawns, leaf-strewn trails, and plenty more of those stunning trees. The Woodside property follows more of a wellness retreat format and will offer various multi-day programs, including three signature retreats called Connect, Recharge, and Reset. In addition, guests can choose from daily fitness classes, meditation sessions, nature walks, creative expression courses, wellness talks, and more—plus, of course, lots of relaxing treatments.

    Where: Rwanda” data-reactid=”34″ type=”text”>Where: Rwanda

    One&Only Gorilla’s Nest Rwanda, located just outside the wildlife-filled Volcanoes National Park. Offering guests the opportunity for encounters with the rare mountain gorilla in their natural habitat, as well as other wildlife and hiking experiences, the intimate resort has 14 lodges and seven one-bedroom suites sporting a modern design with traditional Rwandan touches; each room also has a fireplace and private deck with outdoor shower or bathtub. When you’re not out seeking the wildlife, enjoy a restaurant serving African and Western dishes, a fitness center, a spa with a steam and sauna rooms and a plunge pool surrounded by a eucalyptus forest, and an outdoor pool with a bar serving fresh juices.” data-reactid=”36″ type=”text”>Rwanda is undoubtedly a white-hot destination and One&Only is getting in on the action with the ultra-luxurious One&Only Gorilla’s Nest Rwanda, located just outside the wildlife-filled Volcanoes National Park. Offering guests the opportunity for encounters with the rare mountain gorilla in their natural habitat, as well as other wildlife and hiking experiences, the intimate resort has 14 lodges and seven one-bedroom suites sporting a modern design with traditional Rwandan touches; each room also has a fireplace and private deck with outdoor shower or bathtub. When you’re not out seeking the wildlife, enjoy a restaurant serving African and Western dishes, a fitness center, a spa with a steam and sauna rooms and a plunge pool surrounded by a eucalyptus forest, and an outdoor pool with a bar serving fresh juices.

    Where: Milan, Italy” data-reactid=”38″ type=”text”>Where: Milan, Italy

    Galleria Vik Milano is housed within the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, one of Italy’s most iconic landmarks. Carrie and Alex have entirely reimagined the interiors, and as with all Vik Retreats, art and design will play a major role in the hotel, starting at reception, where guests are welcomed by an immersive dry fresco by Italian artist Alex Folla that spans the ceiling and walls. The hotel has 90 distinctly designed suites, each showcasing remarkable décor, views, and art; the latter includes site-specific installations by Uruguayan, Italian, and international artists. Along with the signature gourmet restaurant, Vikissimo, there the Spotto courtyard restaurant serving light bites paired with cocktails and wines from the VIK wineries in Chile.” data-reactid=”40″ type=”text”>Hospitality innovators Alex and Carrie Vik are bringing their unique vision to a city for the first time—and it’s also their first foray outside South America. Galleria Vik Milano is housed within the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, one of Italy’s most iconic landmarks. Carrie and Alex have entirely reimagined the interiors, and as with all Vik Retreats, art and design will play a major role in the hotel, starting at reception, where guests are welcomed by an immersive dry fresco by Italian artist Alex Folla that spans the ceiling and walls. The hotel has 90 distinctly designed suites, each showcasing remarkable décor, views, and art; the latter includes site-specific installations by Uruguayan, Italian, and international artists. Along with the signature gourmet restaurant, Vikissimo, there the Spotto courtyard restaurant serving light bites paired with cocktails and wines from the VIK wineries in Chile.

    Where: Costa Rica” data-reactid=”43″ type=”text”>Where: Costa Rica

    Nayara Tented Camp, a sister property to Nayara Springs. The camp will have 21 tents, each with a jungle-themed master suite, en-suite bathroom, outdoor shower, and its own plunge pool filled with naturally warm water from the nearby hot springs fed by the imposing—and active—Arenal Volcano. An Asian restaurant, reception area, family-friendly pool with a swim-up bar, and a spa will be added in the second phase, set to be completed in early-2020. For now, guests can use all of the facilities at Nayara Springs.” data-reactid=”45″ type=”text”>Safari-style luxury tented camps are coming to Central America and among the first—and we’d wager the best—is Nayara Tented Camp, a sister property to Nayara Springs. The camp will have 21 tents, each with a jungle-themed master suite, en-suite bathroom, outdoor shower, and its own plunge pool filled with naturally warm water from the nearby hot springs fed by the imposing—and active—Arenal Volcano. An Asian restaurant, reception area, family-friendly pool with a swim-up bar, and a spa will be added in the second phase, set to be completed in early-2020. For now, guests can use all of the facilities at Nayara Springs.

    Where: Istanbul, Turkey” data-reactid=”50″ type=”text”>Where: Istanbul, Turkey

    Hagia Sofia Mansions Istanbul, Curio Collection by Hilton is an elegant escape from the frenetic metropolis. Comprised of several traditional Turkish mansions, the hotel embodies a grand design worthy of sultans. Molded ceilings, gilded accents, dark woods, and rich fabrics are found in the lobby, while the spacious rooms feature Moorish style furniture, lighting accented with patterned textiles, and bathrooms with white marble soaking tubs. Bringing a large party? Book all your rooms in the same mansion for an exclusive ambiance. The hotel also has a fitness center, pool, full-service spa, and an open-air backyard restaurant with a striking stone fountain centerpiece; stop by in the afternoon for tea service or a hookah.” data-reactid=”52″ type=”text”>In the heart of Sultanahmet, Istanbul’s historic old city, Hagia Sofia Mansions Istanbul, Curio Collection by Hilton is an elegant escape from the frenetic metropolis. Comprised of several traditional Turkish mansions, the hotel embodies a grand design worthy of sultans. Molded ceilings, gilded accents, dark woods, and rich fabrics are found in the lobby, while the spacious rooms feature Moorish style furniture, lighting accented with patterned textiles, and bathrooms with white marble soaking tubs. Bringing a large party? Book all your rooms in the same mansion for an exclusive ambiance. The hotel also has a fitness center, pool, full-service spa, and an open-air backyard restaurant with a striking stone fountain centerpiece; stop by in the afternoon for tea service or a hookah.

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