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Top Cities for Hotel Openings 2018

Dubai have by far the fastest building program for new hotels in the world. Already today they are having 104 000 hotel rooms and at EXPO2020 it will be 120 000 rooms. Looking at the top cities in the world Dubai stands alone without competition.

• Dubai 66

• London 27

• Hamburg 22

• Jeddah 21

• New York 18

• Riyadh 17

• Nashville 16

• Munich 16

• Bali 16

• Berlin 16

(Source: TOPHOTELPROJECTS GmbH, as of August 2017)

 

Illustration: Royal Atlantis, will not open until 2019, but with 791 rooms and 230 aprtments it will be one of the biggest hotels in Dubai.