Avani Hotels and Resorts says it is on track to open 11 new properties by the end of 2024, including marking its debut in the following four countries: Oman, the Maldives, Kenya and Myanmar.
“We are pleased that our partners are reaffirming their commitment to long-term growth with Avani, as demonstrated in their decision to continue with the delivery of at least seven new properties by the end of 2021. With yet more projects expected to be completed in the following two years and additional pipeline announcements coming soon, Avani continues to be the fastest-growing brand in the company,” said Dillip Rajakarier, CEO of Minor Hotels, the parent company of Avani Hotels and Resorts.
Avani provided the following details about its new properties:
Avani+ Koh Lanta Resort, Thailand (opening Q4 2020)
The 87-room Avani+ Koh Lanta Krabi Resort promises to offer “direct access to secluded white sandy shores adjacent to renowned Klong Dao Beach”.
Avani Palm View Dubai Residences & Suites, UAE (opening Q4 2020)
In the final stages of development in a location overlooking the Palm Jumeirah, accommodation options at the new-build, 264-room Avani Palm View Residences & Suites range from studios to multi-bedroom residences.
Avani Doc Let Resort, Vietnam (opening Q1 2021)
Avani Doc Let will have 273 guest rooms and villas on Vietnam’s central coast offering direct access to Doc Let Water Park, according to Avani.
Avani Muscat Hotel, Oman (opening Q1 2021)
Representing the brand’s Omani debut and the second country in the Middle East region, the Avani Muscat Hotel will be located in Seeb. The hotel will offer 161 rooms, in addition to 45 studios and one, two and three bedroom serviced apartments.
Avani Nairobi Residences, Kenya (opening 2021)
The 120-room all-suite property located in the heart of Westlands, Avani Nairobi Residences will offer direct access “to an array of multinational corporations, restaurants and bars”.
Avani+ Fares Maldives Resort, Maldives (opening late 2021)
Located on Fares Island in the Maldives’ Baa Atoll, the new property will have 200 guest rooms and villas for snorkelers and scuba enthusiasts.
Avani+ Khao Lak Resort, Thailand (opening late 2021)
The 328-room Avani+ Khao Lak promises to give guests “unspoilt Andaman Sea views” and the “perfect blend of comfort and charm at the aquatic playground of its long sandy beach”.
Avani Saigon Hotel, Vietnam (opening 2022)
The 217-room Avani Ho Chi Minh’s location in District 1 will be close to restaurants, cafés, bars and entertainment, according to the hotel.
Avani Cam Ranh Resort, Vietnam (opening 2022)
The 595-room Avani Cam Ranh is set on a “beautiful stretch of beach in Binh Lap” and promises guests “the perfect base for seaside excursions and inland explorations”.
Avani Kota Kinabalu Hotel, Malaysia (opening 2022)
Avani says this 378-room hotel is part of the rapidly expanding downtown area “blending cosmopolitan chic and old-world charm”.
Avani Yangon Hotel, Myanmar (opening 2024)
Avani Yangon will offer travellers 250 guest rooms within a mixed-use development with offices, shops and entertainment steps away. The property will represent the brand’s debut in Myanmar.