Discover some of the brand new openings in hotels, restaurants and destinations in Italy
Since 2022, following the intense recovery of tourism, there have been numerous and diverse new openings added to the already wide range of offerings. Each one enhances the uniqueness of the destination in terms of landscape and culture, attention to detail, the pursuit of authentic experiences and cutting-edge gastronomic experiences that truly embody the Italian spirit.
Casa Clara, Roero (Piedmont) | Private Villa | 2022
A charming and finely designed relais in the heart of UNESCO World Heritage hills in Piedmont, where you immediately feel at home. An elegant environment to admire the surrounding landscape while relaxing in the infinity pool or the private spa with jacuzzi.
MUSA, Lake Como (Lombardy) | 5-star Hotel | May 2023
Located on the shore of the sublime Lake Como with a stunning view over the majestic peaks of the Alps and a wellness area to indulge in a few moments of pure relaxation. Choose between hotel rooms or exclusive villas with top services at your disposal. Wall Boxes for electric car charging are available in the car park.
Portrait - Milan (Lombardy) | 5-star Hotel | November 2022
73 rooms - DCA certified
The fifth of the Lungarno Collection owned by the Ferragamo family opens in Milan. It is an oasis of privacy, tranquility, and elegance overlooking Piazza del Quadrilatero, just a few steps away from the renowned shopping streets.
Casa Baglioni, Milan (Lombardy) | 5-star Hotel | February 2023
The elegant, artistic neighborhood of Brera is enriched with a new jewel that symbolizes excellent Milanese hospitality. The establishment, designed by the architecture firm Spagnulo & Partners, draws inspiration from the art and design of 1960s Milan, integrating seamlessly through a meticulous study of lighting techniques utilizing neon beams and colors.
Cape of Senses, Lake Garda (Veneto) | 5-star Hotel | July 2023
A new, green luxury, adults-only hotel on the shores of Lake Garda, featuring a spa, two pools and a panoramic view of the lake. Sustainability plays a central role, from energy production to the refined cuisine with carefully selected regional products.
Nolinski - Venice (Veneto) | 5-star Hotel L | June 2023
The prestigious Evok group chose the city of Venice for its first hotel in Italy. It features contemporary design inside the former Palazzo della Borsa di Commercio, a 5-minute walk from Piazza San Marco, where Art Nouveau, Liberty style, and Modernism blend harmoniously.
Pieve Aldina, Radda in Chianti (Tuscany) | 5-star Hotel | June 2023
Located on the hills of one of the most enchanting valleys in Chianti, surrounded by vineyards and olive fields, an elegant establishment that emphasizes local gastronomy and flavors with a touch of French influence.
La Roqqa, Porto Ercole (Tuscany) | 5-star Hotel | July 2023
In the unspoiled landscape of Monte Argentario, in Porto Ercole, a new boutique hotel inspired by the glamor of 1960s Italy, distinguished by its active programs and practices aimed at environmental and social sustainability.
La Gemma, Florence (Tuscany) | 5-star Hotel L | May 2023
A new boutique hotel located in the heart of Florence which boasts thoughtfully designed suites and two-bedroom apartments for friends and families. The gourmet restaurant LUCA’s is waiting for your guests to enjoy the creations of the multi starred chef Paulo Airaudo while the Allure Spa&Wellness area is ready to offer relaxation and rest.
Rome Six Senses, Rome (Lazio) | 5-star Hotel L | March 2023
Six Senses Rome (part of IHG Hotels & Resorts) inaugurates the brand’s first urban hotel in Italy, located in the historic Palazzo Salviati Cesi Mellini (a few steps away from Piazza Venezia). Urban regeneration, terrific value and warm hospitality are the features of this stunning new property.
Le Pianelle Resort, Matera (Basilicata) | 4-star Hotel | March 2023
In the heart of Sassi di Matera, in Piazza San Pietro Caveoso, a new scattered complex hotel with easy access emerges, the result of an important restoration project where every detail is carefully designed with elegance and contemporary style.
Accomodation Refurbishment and Rebranding
Avani Palazzo Moscova, Milan (Lombardy) | 4-star Hotel
A new opening in Milan for the Minor Group, also owner of NH, with its brand Avani. This marks the beginning of the brand’s expansion, which already has a well-established presence in Asia and will soon expand to Europe with four additional rebrandings: Avani Rio Novo in Venice, Avani Alonso Martìnes in Madrid, Avani Frankfurt City, and Avani Museum Quarter in Amsterdam.
Rosa Alpina Aman, San Cassiano (South Tyrol) | 5-star Hotel
The elegant mountain retreat has embarked on a comprehensive renovation to usher in a new era, reopening for the 2024/25 winter season. The Pizzini Family chose to join the new brand AMAN, which identifies refined charm and exclusive service.The renovation will encompass a complete overhaul of all the rooms and public spaces: the wellness area will be expanded to nearly double their original size and will be reconfigured to incorporate an outdoor pool and jacuzzi. A new dedicated area designed for families will offer experiences for all ages.
Novel d'Inghilterra Starhotels, Rome (Lazio) | 5-star Hotel
Since the 1800s, it has been an international elite destination and a favorite among Roman nobility. Today, it is a charming and historic hotel that has been recently renovated to restore splendor to the rooms and suites with excellence and refinement. Each room has been enriched with unique antique pieces, emphasizing the “made in Italy” concept.
Sina Bernini Bristol, Autograph Collection, Rome (Lazio) | 5-star Hotel
A landmark of five-star hospitality for over 140 years, the hotel has recently undergone a significant renovation: from the lobby to the common areas, celebrating, in a contemporary way, the majestic style of Roman Baroque.
Anantara Palazzo Naiadi, Rome (Lazio) | 5-star Hotel
The renovation has entailed the refurbishment of various common areas of the property, including the hotel lobby, featuring a refined and sophisticated design, the breakfast room, the ground floor restaurant, and the reconstruction of a terrace which now allows for a new pool installation to expand the spa.
La Posta Vecchia, Palo Laziale (Rome) | 5-star Hotel
This elegant historic residence overlooking the sea, located just 40 minutes from Rome, has just completed a major renovation to restore the hotel to its original charm. In particular, the facades have been painted in the color of noble villas of Lazio, whereas the construction of the porticos leading directly outdoors matches that from a large painting in the hotel’s main salon, displaying La Posta Vecchia in the 18th century.
Anantara Convento di Amalfi Grand Hotel, Amalfi (Campania) | 5-star Hotel
Originally a 13th-century monastery built on a cliff overlooking the harbor, it has been completely renovated under the NH Anantara Brand and welcomes you with light and natural decor, exceptional spa service, and a splendid panoramic terrace.
Ortea Palace Autograph Collection, Syracuse (Sicily) | 5-star Hotel
Ortea Palace begins a new season with a renewed brand, joining the Autograph Collection, an array of unique hotels united by the common philosophy of Exactly Like Nothing Else. The Ortea Palace Hotel Sicily is a magnificent building from 1920, known as the “Palazzo delle Poste”, overlooking Porto Piccolo of the island of Ortigia. Its facade is made of limestone, enriched with classical decorations and friezes.
Future Accommodation Openings
Rocco Forte Hotels, Porto Cervo (Sardinia) | 5- star Hotel | 2024
The Carlton, Rocco Forte Hotels, Milan (Lombardy) | 5-star Hotel | 2024
Gran Melià Cordusio, Milan (Lombardy) | 5-star Hotel | September 2023
Marriott W Milan (Lombardy) | 5-star Hotel | November 2023
Marriott W Naples (Campania) | 5-star Hotel | 2024
Tivoli Portopiccolo Sistiana Resort, Trieste (Friuli Venice Julia)| 5-star Hotel | June 2023
Vertigo cocktail & pool by Nhow Hotel, Milan - April 2023
An infinity pool worthy of Bali, a cocktail bar to envy Miami, a rooftop restaurant in perfect New York style… but in Milan!
International flavors meet the great values of Italian tradition in a place to be experienced, equally suitable for events.
10_11 (Ten Eleven), Restaurant at Portrait, Milan - December 2022
In the new luxury hotel of the Lungarno Collection, located in the heart of Milan’s Quadrilatero, dining plays a fundamental role. An exclusive and international atmosphere revealed in reimagined traditional culinary offerings.
Alajmo, Cortina - December 2022
Traditional cuisine reinterpreted in a contemporary fashion. An elegant and welcoming atmosphere within a venue where history takes center stage and one immediately feels at home, pampered by a new and professional staff.
Atelier Moessmer Norbert Niederkofler, San Cassiano - July 2023
Following the closure for renovations of Rosa Alpina, which also housed the 3-Michelin-starred restaurant St-Hubertus, chef Norbert Niederkofler embarks on a new adventure at Villa Moessmer. The idea is to create, together with his team, a place where creativity, the desire for discovery and a passion for experimentation thrives.
FOLLIE Restaurant Villa Agrippina, Rome - October 2022
Follie was born with the iconic chef Luciano Monosilio - the “King of Carbonara” - and his creative mind, in the exceptional private oasis of Villa Agrippina, a Gran Meliá Collection Hotel. Genuine and regional flavors, ingredients, and recipes from the ancient tastes of the Roman Empire.
Their motto: NO FOLLIES, NO GLORY.
News on Destination
From Italy to Switzerland by cable car: the highest crossing in Europe.
Starting from July 2023, travel from Breuil-Cervinia to Zermatt and back through the highest border crossing in the Alps! The Matterhorn Glacier Ride II will connect the Testa Grigia valley station - on the Plateau Rosà at an altitude of 3480 meters - to the Swiss station of Piccolo Cervino (Matterhorn Glacier Paradise) at 3883 meters.
With this additional connection, the total journey time from Cervinia to Zermatt and vice versa is 90 minutes.
Luggage can conveniently be transported for travelers starting from 2024.
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