InterContinental Hotels Group will debut its
luxury boutique brand Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants in two new
markets next month, with Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok opening in
Thailand on 1
October 2020 and Kimpton Shinjuku Tokyo opening in Japan on 2
Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok, the first hotel in South
East Asia for the brand, will open in the Thai capital at the
heart of the Langsuan area and next to Lumpini Park. The hotel
will feature 362 rooms, including 131 serviced residences, and a
variety of F&B outlets.
Inspired by New York’s art and
fashion scene, the Kimpton Shinjuku Tokyo
is located close to the iconic Shibuya Crossing and Shinjuku
Station. Kimpton Shinjuku Tokyo will offer 151
guest rooms, two F&B outlets, three meeting and event spaces, a health
and fitness centre, and a chapel on level 16 doubling as an
immersive art gallery for exclusive exhibits.
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants was acquired by IHG in 2015 and has
since seen exciting growth beyond the US into Greater China and
The brand is set to
continue its momentum with over 30 new hotels in
destinations including Bali and Paris in April 2021, and
Hong Kong and in Malaysia in 2023.