Marriott to expand Asia Pacific luxury hotel portfolio with 14 new properties by 2023

W Sydney one of 14 luxury hotel's in Marriott's Asia Pacific pipeline.

Marriott International expects to open 14 additional luxury properties in Asia Pacific by the end of 2023, including next year’s opening of W Sydney at ‘The Ribbon’ in Darling Harbour.

Among the other anticipated Australian openings is The Ritz-Carlton, Melbourne in early 2023.

Other openings across 13 countries include The Ritz-Carlton, Fukuoka in 2023, The St. Regis Jakarta expected later this year and two new EDITION brand hotels in Tokyo and Singapore in 2023.

“Today’s luxury traveller is looking for authentic experiences that are personalized, thoughtful and uniquely meaningful,” said Bart Buiring, chief sales and marketing officer Asia Pacific, Marriott International.

“Our current portfolio of highly distinctive brands is well-positioned to meet the evolving needs of travellers, and these expected additions reflect our optimism for the future of luxury travel.”

A new St. Regis is slated to debut in Goa with a 49-acre beachfront setting, while W Hotels is slated to expand to Macau in 2023.

The Bulgari Hotel Tokyo is also due to open in 2023 in a new ultra-skyscraper near Tokyo Station.