EDITION Hotels has announced a further international expansion in 2021, with the slated opening of seven new properties across three continents. The new openings include sites in Rome, Madrid, Dubai, Reykjavik, Tampa, Mexico’s Riviera Maya at Kanai and its second property in Tokyo.
Here’s what you need to know about the new properties:
The Reykjavik EDITION (launching summer 2021)
Opening in the downtown area of the city, adjacent to the prominent Harpa Concert Hall, the hotel is situated in both a vibrant and scenic part of Iceland’s historical capital. Offerings 253 rooms and suites, The Reykjavik EDITION will house a rooftop, nightlife space and ballroom. In addition, the hotel will offer guests and locals a diverse culinary offering with a signature restaurant, destination bar and a café.
The Tokyo EDITION, Ginza (launching fall 2021)
Following the successful launch of the first Japanese EDITION hotel with The Tokyo EDITION, Toranomon in late 2020, The Tokyo EDITION, Ginza will be situated just of Chuo Street, one of the largest upscale entertainment and shopping destinations in the city. The newly constructed property will have 78 guestrooms and suites, three food and beverage destinations including rooftop bar, together with a meeting studio and fitness center.
The Rome EDITION (launching fall 2021)
Expected to open in fall 2021, EDITION Hotels’ first Italian property will have 95 guest rooms and suites, among which, a Penthouse suite with a 1,300-square-foot terrace. The Rome EDITION will offer a signature restaurant with outdoor dining space, a Punch Room Bar and a Rooftop Terrace where guests can enjoy a seasonal bite, a drink overlooking the city and a private gathering with friends. In addition to customizable indoor and outdoor event spaces, the hotel will also be home to a rooftop swimming pool, a spacious high-tech gym and two treatment rooms, including a couple’s massage experience.
With its central location, just a few steps from Via Veneto and Bernini’s Tritone Fountain in Piazza Barberini, The Rome EDITION is within a short walk from many top sites, such as the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, the Borghese Gardens and Gallery and more. The hotel is housed within a historical building designed by Cesare Pascoletti in collaboration with architect Marcello Piacentini, one of Italy’s most famed architects of Rationalism in the early 20th century.
The Madrid EDITION (launching fall 2021)
The Madrid EDITION will have 200 guestrooms and suites—some with terraces—and five dining outlets, including a signature restaurant, cocktail bar, Sky Bar and rooftop terrace, plus an outdoor pool, fitness center and spa. Flexible studios with nearly 4,000 square feet of space will host meetings and events for large or small groups.
Set in a square surrounded by historic buildings, The Madrid EDITION is near Puerta de Sol, one of the city’s most famous sites, and within walking distance to The Golden Triangle of Art. When it opens, The Madrid EDITION will be the second EDITION Hotel in Spain, following the opening of The Barcelona EDITION in 2018.
The Dubai EDITION (launching fall 2021)
The Dubai EDITION marks a significant expansion for the brand into the Middle East’s most popular travel destination. Situated in downtown Dubai, the hotel will be located opposite the Dubai Mall. Designed with LW Design Group LLC, the hotel will have 210 rooms and suites. The property will also be home to three food and beverage outlets, a pool, spa and fitness center, in addition to dynamic events spaces with multiple meeting rooms and a ballroom.
The Riviera Maya EDITION at Kanai (launching winter 2021)
The Riviera Maya EDITION at Kanai—the brand’s first property in Mexico—is expected to open in winter 2021. With 180 guestrooms and suites, the hotel will be situated within the Kanai development, and home to six F&B outlets, including a signature restaurant, pool bar and beach club. There will also be a destination spa and a 2,200-sqaure-foot Penthouse Suite. In addition to multiple meeting spaces, the hotel will also house an extensive outdoor deck for large scale events and parties.
The Tampa EDITION (launching winter 2021)
Planned to open in winter 2021, The Tampa EDITION will become the fifth U.S. property from EDITION Hotels. Situated within the new 56-acre Water Street Tampa neighborhood, the hotel will be home to 172 guestrooms and suites and six F&B outlets, including a signature restaurant, rooftop bar and terrace. The property will also have a 2,200-square-foot Penthouse Suite of its own, an expansive spa, fitness center and nearly 6,000 square feet of flexible meeting and events space.
The hotel is situated within immediate proximity to the best that Tampa has to offer in terms of cultural institutions, entertainment, recreational, dining and shopping options.