The pandemic has been a sport spoiler for all businesses and has especially impacted the hospitality sector. The minor restaurants and the huge Hotels and Motels have been off track of their finances for the last 1.5 years.
Amidst this, the Chief Executive Officer of Standard International (parent company of the Standard Hotels) Amar Lalvani has positively stated that the hospitality business will come up soon.
Taking the challenge up, CEO Lalvani said that The Standard Hotels are opening its new line of Standard hotels worldwide.
The latest additions to the company’s growing portfolio, The Standard, Hua Hin, The Standard’s first resort in Thailand, will open on 1 December 2021. The Standard, Bangkok Mahanakhon, which is the brand’s highly anticipated Asia flagship, will open in 2022. Another addition to be opened in the year 2022 is The Standard, Ibiza.
The above mentioned new properties will be a start to a series of 10 additional landmark projects in highly coveted markets around the world, including Singapore, Melbourne, Lisbon, Dublin, Brussels and Las Vegas.
CEO Amar Lalvani said, “We are incredibly proud to announce the openings of The Standard, Hua Hin, which is set for December, our incredible Asia flagship, The Standard, Bangkok Mahanakhon, which will open next year, as well as our second property in Europe, The Standard, Ibiza.”
Adding in, Lalvani also said, “This has been a time of unprecedented crisis for the hospitality industry and the millions of people around the world who work in the sector. Amidst such challenges, we are incredibly grateful that we continue to be able to delight our guests, serve our communities and create new opportunities for our team members by building landmark hotels around the world.”