Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) will establish an office in Dubai, UAE within this year, as part of its strategic efforts to achieve the Japanese government’s goal of welcoming 60 million international visitors to Japan by 2030.
W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, recently lifted the curtains on Japan's first-ever W hotel. Making its debut along vibrant Midosuji Boulevard, W Osaka will redefine the local hotel scene with the brand’s spirited spin on luxury as the perfect addition to this electric city.
Marriott International recently announced the expansion of its footprint in Japan with the debut of six of its hotel brands in the country in 2020. Newly introduced brands include AC Hotels by Marriott, Aloft Hotels, EDITION, JW Marriott, Fairfield by Marriott and Ritz-Carlton Reserve. With these additions and other openings the company ended 2020 with a total of 63 open properties in Japan represented across 18 brands.
Higashiyama Niseko Village, the newest resort in the prestigious Ritz-Carlton Reserve portfolio, is thrilled to welcome guests to Japan's top winter sports destination of Niseko.
Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, has signed a hotel management agreement with Yasuda Real Estate Co., Ltd., a community-focused property developer based in Tokyo, to operate the luxury Dusit Thani Kyoto – its first Dusit-branded hotel in Japan.
Autograph Collection Hotels recently announced the opening of The Prince Kyoto Takaragaike, Autograph Collection hotel in the Takaragaike area, situated in the northern section of Kyoto, Japan.
Best Western Hotels & Resorts has continued to expand its portfolio in Japan with the launch of Best Western Hotel Fino Shin-Yokohama in Yokohama, the vibrant seaport and Japan’s second largest city.
In anticipation of an increase in international travel interest in the new year, Chiba International Convention Bureau (CCB) announced an invigorating line up of both new and favorite activities and authentic experiences on deck for 2021, providing visitors and groups all the more reason to add the off the beaten path destination, otherwise known as Tokyo’s Secret Backyard, to their travel plans for 2021.
Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd. and Mitsui Fudosan Resort Management Co., Ltd. have announced that the opening date of their first flagship luxury property, Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto is November 03 of this year, while reservations were available from July 21.