Kimpton Experiences Unprecedented Growth Under InterContinental Hotels Group
April 9th 2019
Twenty-five new Kimpton hotels are scheduled to open in the next three to five years. Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants is part of the InterContinental Hotels Group® (IHG.) The fast-growing brand will make its debut in multiple new markets in locations around the world such as Germany, Grenada, Indonesia, Spain and China.
IHG finally opened its first hotel outside North America in Amsterdam since it originally took over the boutique hotel company back in 2015. They also opened the Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa in Grand Cayman. London has also been added to the list of new openings with the Kimpton Fitzroy London.
Kimpton’s loyal customer base are big fans of the hospitality chain’s service ethic. This together with IHG’s reputation and network have helped Kimpton Hotels & Resorts to grow on a global scale.
The Kimpton Da An Hotel is scheduled to open this upcoming spring in Taipei Taiwan. The design of the hotel, notably its decor, will reflect the area’s rich heritage with a modern artistic touch combined with traditional craftsmanship. Former Nova Chef, James Sharman will provide modern, playful cuisine at The Tavernist, a restaurant at the hotel.
Scotland is also on the list of destinations expecting a new Kimpton hotel. The Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel will consist of several Georgian-style town homes overlooking a gorgeous private garden square in the historic city of Edinburgh. This hotel, located in the heart of the city center will include a local favorite Middle Eastern restaurant along with a glass-topped central courtyard, providing a quaint getaway in the iconic capital of Scotland.
Opening in early 2020, The Kimpton Kawana Bay Resort in Grenada will consist of a 215-room retreat, tucked away on a tree-clad hillside overlooking the Grand Anse Beach and the ocean. The name of the resort, pays its respect to the local leatherback turtles, also known as “Kawana,” which are prevalent on the Spice Island.
Properties located along the Nusa Dua coastline, the volcanic hills of Bali (The Kimpton Bali), the Langsuan area in Bangkok (The Kimpton Bangkok) and also in Paris, Mexico City and Barcelona will also be debuted in 2020 by the luxury hotel brand.