2018 saw a few exciting hotel openings both in Singapore and around the region, from Amanyangyun in Shanghai, China to Ayana Komodo Resort in Indonesia and W Brisbane in Australia. Locally, we finally get to experience Six Senses’ first venture into Singapore with the brand’s first city hotels, and the long-awaited opening of The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore. In fact, for those who travel to experience the latest hotel openings, it may almost be impossible to catch up.

Next year, the hospitality industry is set to bloom even more, with a number of hotels already announced to open in various parts of the globe. These hotel openings by some of the world’s most renowned hospitality brands are set to be icons in their respective destinations, whether it’s India or the Maldives.

So without further ado, here are some of the most anticipated hotel openings for 2019 to look forward to.