America's Best New Hotel Openings in 2024
Nobu, New Orleans USA
Oasis at Lakeport, Missouri USA
Prepare to be captivated by the newest addition to the scenic Lake of the Ozarks, as the eagerly anticipated Oasis at Lakeport is set to make waves. This colossal $300 million venture is gearing up to become the ultimate lakeside retreat and entertainment hub, with its grand unveiling scheduled for 2024.
Oasis at Lakeport will beckon adventure-seekers and relaxation enthusiasts alike, spanning an impressive 25 acres of fun-filled marvels. Get ready to dive into a world of excitement with a diverse array of amusement rides and attractions, all framed by sparkling lake views. For those seeking aquatic adventures, an indoor water park promises endless splashes and thrills.
Satisfy your taste buds with a variety of dining options that cater to every palate, ensuring a culinary journey to remember. And when it's time to rest and rejuvenate, a 400-room Marriott hotel will be your cozy haven by the water's edge.
The centrepiece of this captivating destination will be its thrilling rides and attractions, including heart-pounding roller coasters, adrenaline-pumping thrill rides, family-friendly gems, and a spectacular 20-foot-tall observation wheel, promising stunning panoramic views of the breathtaking surroundings.
Park Hyatt, Los Cabos Mexico
Nestled just a short 20-minute journey from the vibrant heart of Cabo San Lucas, you'll discover the epitome of coastal luxury within the secluded haven of Cabo del Sol. Behold the Park Hyatt Los Cabos at Cabo del Sol, a breathtaking resort that graces the sun-kissed shores of Baja California Sur. With its commanding position overlooking the mesmerizing Sea of Cortez, this resort beckons with a promise of unrivalled beauty and serenity.
In this exquisite sanctuary, guests will find themselves immersed in a world of pure opulence, featuring 163 guest rooms and suites that offer sweeping ocean views. Additionally, there are 19 lavish villas and residences to choose from, providing the utmost comfort and exclusivity.
Indulgence takes many forms at this remarkable retreat, where stunning pools, world-class golf courses, a comprehensive spa, and a state-of-the-art fitness and wellness centre await your pleasure.
Culinary adventures also await, with a range of unique dining experiences to savour. Immerse your palate in Mediterranean-inspired delicacies at the signature restaurant, savour the rich flavours of Mexico at a dedicated Mexican restaurant, or unwind at the Beach Club while enjoying poolside cabana service.
Thompson Hotel, Palm Springs USA
Nestled at the very heart of Palm Canyon Drive, an iconic locale in itself, the forthcoming luxury haven, Thompson Palm Springs, is set to redefine the art of relaxation. With 168 charming bungalow-style rooms, including 18 lavish suites, this hotel promises a serene escape like no other. Each room boasts its own private balcony or outdoor space, revealing breathtaking vistas of the majestic San Jacinto Mountains and the enchanting Palm Springs desert.
Elevating the culinary experience to new heights, Thompson Palm Springs will introduce an exclusive dining concept from a nationally celebrated chef. This culinary journey extends to the hotel's two bespoke pools and their accompanying lounges, where delectable flavours will tantalize your taste buds.
Wine enthusiasts will find a haven in Hall Napa Valley, a first-of-its-kind tasting room showcasing the renowned wines of owners Craig & Kathryn Hall. The gastronomic adventure continues with an exciting new restaurant from the famed Los Angeles-based restaurant group, Boujis Group.
Margaritaville Island Resort, San Diego USA
Nestled along the tranquil shores of Mission Bay in sunny San Diego, Margaritaville Island Resort San Diego is set to infuse the essence of casual luxury and the carefree Margaritaville state of mind into Southern California. Spread across a sprawling 44-acre island, this exquisite retreat will offer a total of 462 bungalow-style guest rooms, with 73 of them being luxurious suites. Guests will find themselves surrounded by signature Margaritaville bars and eateries, a full-service marina for aquatic adventures, an award-winning luxury spa for ultimate relaxation, and an impressive 80,000 square feet of event space.
Whether you're unwinding at the spa, lounging poolside with a mouthwatering cheeseburger in paradise, or sipping on a tropical frozen concoction, the Margaritaville Island Resort San Diego promises to transport you to a world where latitude changes everything.
Appellation Hotel, Healdsburg USA
Anticipation is growing for the upcoming debut of Appellation, celebrity chef Charlie Palmer's innovative hotel brand, designed to immerse guests in a destination's distinctive culinary landscape. Anticipated for a late 2024 opening, the Appellation Healdsburg hotel will offer 108 meticulously crafted rooms and a Palmer-led restaurant that seats 160, complete with a rooftop bar that promises panoramic vistas.
This groundbreaking hotel concept is a collaboration between Palmer and Sonoma County resident Christopher Hunsberger, formerly associated with the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts.
Among the enticing features, guests can relish signature Charlie Palmer dining experiences, unwind in a luxurious spa, soak up the scenery from two inviting pools, keep fit in a state-of-the-art fitness centre, and bask in the charm of a splendid event grange—all while gazing out onto the serene rolling hills.
The Limelight Hotel, Mammoth Lakes USA
The Limelight Hotel, a well-established brand celebrated for its presence in prime mountain resort destinations like Aspen, Snowmass, and Ketchum, is now set to make its mark in the Village at Mammoth. Set for a grand opening in late 2024, the Limelight Hotel Mammoth & Residences will rise as a six-story premium establishment, featuring 149 well-appointed hotel rooms and an additional 15 residences available for purchase, known as Limelight Residences Mammoth.
This splendid hotel will also house a restaurant, lounge, and club, all conveniently situated within walking distance of the Village and the majestic slopes of Mammoth Mountain. While embracing and celebrating the breathtaking natural beauty of the Sierras, the hotel's chic design will seamlessly blend the outdoors with the indoors, ensuring that travellers experience the warmth and familiarity of home that has become synonymous with the Limelight Hotels brand.
The Dunlin, South Carolina USA
The Charleston Sea Islands are a series of islands along the Atlantic Coast, with Johns Island the new home of The Dunlin, a new destination retreat located on the banks of the Kiawah River, surrounded by spartina grass, oak trees, and marsh flats.
Here, the days and nights follow the rhythm of the tides. Herons and osprey hunt fiddler crabs and redfish in the salty currents. Meandering waterways wind around wooded trails, hammock islands, and farmland. Time moves at a slower pace, and the pleasures of low country living take precedence, providing endless joy.