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Accor Unveil 2023 Hotel Openings

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With an expected uptick in travel slated for 2023 and even busier travel seasons ahead, French hospitality group Accor has announced dozens of hotels and resorts opening globally throughout the new year.

Some of the most interesting  openings include many firsts for the brand. Sofitel Legend Casco Viejo Panama, is the first hotel in Panama with French roots in thee historic city of Casco Viejo, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This property boasts unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean and Panama City skyline.

In late 2023 they will launch their first Accor Hotel, Swissôtel Resort Kolasin, in Montenegro above sea level with views of ski slopes. Accor will also be celebrating the 75th anniversary of their Mövenpick brand and launching its first hotel in the coastal city of Qingdao, in eastern Shandong Province in China.

One of only a few openings in North America, so far, will be the 21c Museum Hotel in St. Louis. The 21c property is modernizing a century-old building with contemporary art spaces, community-focused cultural programming, locally sourced food and beverage, rooms and amenities. The building was formerly a YMCA site and to honor that, 21c St. Louis will also feature a full-service athletic and swim club.

From boutique hotels in the city to sandy beach getaways at a resort destination, there are a variety of forthcoming properties from Accor.

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Below is a list of their announced hotel openings so far.

Hotel Openings in Early 2023:

Luxury Hotels & Resorts

Sofitel Legend Casco Viejo Panama

Fairmont Ramla Serviced Residences, Riyadh

Raffles London at The OWO(Spring 2023)

Lifestyle Hotels (Ennismore):

Maison Delano Paris

Mama Shelter Rennes

SO/ Uptown Dubai

21c Museum Hotel St. Louis

TRIBE Bangkok Sukhumvit39

Mondrian Singapore

Other Hotels:

greet hotel Paris Hippodrome De Vincennes

ibis Styles Copenhagen Ørestad, Denmark

Mercure Hotel Cairns

Hotel Openings in Mid-2023

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Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences

Raffles at Galaxy Macau

Domaine De La Reine Margot

Lifestyle Hotels (Ennismore):

Rixos Qetaifan Island, Doha

The Hoxton, Charlottenburg

Mondrian and Hyde Ibiza

Other Hotels:

Swissôtel Tbilisi, Georgia

Pullman Okol Resort Golf & Spa, Bulgaria

Pullman Nairobi Upper Hill

Novotel New Delhi City Centre

ibis Styles Bangkok Twin Towers

Pullman Singapore Hill Street

Hotel Openings Late 2023

Sofitel Shanghai North Bund

MontAzure Lakeside Phuket

Adagio London Whitechapel

Swissôtel Resort Kolasin, Montenegro

Novotel Mexico City Centro Historico

Mövenpick by Accor, Qingdao

Grand Mercure Living Chengdu & Grand Mercure Chengdu

Mercure Tokyo Haneda

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