TOPHOTELPROJECTS: Spectacular new openings as inspirations for directors, stars and movie maker
(London – 12 February 2013) The international high-class hospitality brings manifold opportunities for imposing movie sets. Legendary is for example the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills/California – seen in the cinema movie success “Pretty Woman”. The Park Hyatt Hotel in Tokio obtained famous with “Lost in Translation”. The 800 meter tower Burj Khalifa – with its Armani Hotel – was filming spot of the stunning stunt scene in “Mission:Impossible – Ghost Protocol“. The research team of TOPHOTELPROJECTS (www.tophotelprojects.com), the worldwide leading provider of global b2b hotel data and lead contacts, collected the best new top hotels suitable for movie scenes.
Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, London
240 meter angular glass front: the new tower in London, The Shard, will have all eyes on it. The 240 meter high skyscraper will house a Shangri-La hotel in June 2013. The 202 rooms luxury hotel will be the second property of the exclusive Asian hotel group at the Old Continent. The Shard could be movie set for an explosive stunt, for example when James Bond has to climb on the observation deck and flee via house running for his enemies.
Sheraton Huzhou Hot Spring Resort in China
Sheraton Hot Spring Resort in the Chinese city Huzhou, recently joined Starwood Hotels & Resorts, will be one of 15 new top hotels, which Sheraton will place in the next 12 month in the Middle East. The opening will be this year. With this round building structure the star architect Ma Yansong offers a point of attack for a paraglider flight – maybe a sensational stunt idea for Jackie Chan?
Bellagio Hotel Dubai Pearl
End of 2013 a new pearl will shire at the Arabian Gulf. The Bellagio Hotel Dubai Pearl will be the new shiny property with its role model in Las Vegas. For example MGM Resorts could prepare the 291 room resort to a location for a remake of the classic movie “The Sting” or a follow-up of “Oceans Twelve”.
Holiday Inn Crocus City, Moscow
The new 1,000 room hotel will be the largest of the international hotel chain InterContinental Hotels Group. With the opening of the Holiday Inn Crocus City early 2014 in Moscow a new film set will arise where Bruce Willis could shoot a follow-up of “Die Hard”.
Macao Studio City Marriott Hotel
A new hotel giant arises in the heart of the shiny Cotai Strip in Asians entertainment hot spot Macao: in autumn 2014 the 968 rooms Marriott hotel Macao Studio City will open its doors. With the international team of hotel stuff, this could be a the perfect location for a follow-up of the South Korean-Japan Hotel series “Hotelier” to see what happens behind the façade, who is bullies whom and who loves whom …