Preferred Hotels & Resorts welcomes 13 new member hotels

WHY IT RATES: The world’s largest independent hotel brand is expanding with new properties in popular destinations like Georgia, Nova Scotia and Andorra. – Lacey Pfalz, Associate Editor, TravelPulse

Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest independent hotel brand representing more than 700 hotels, resorts and residences in 80 countries, is pleased to welcome 13 new member hotels to its global portfolio between September 1 and December 31, 2021.

Ranging from an oasis of Iberian influence in Miami Beach to a hidden lakeside retreat in the country of Georgia, these additions to the brand’s portfolio offer a wealth of exciting travel ideas for adventures in 2022 and beyond. With travelers increasingly eager to reconnect with inspiring cultures and landscapes near and far, each of these new member properties offers authentic and unique experiences that embody the spirit of independent travel and help create shared and valued experiences. since a long time. memories, with highlights such as:

– Fox Harb’r Resort (Fox Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada)

Located on Nova Scotia’s North Shore, the seasonal Fox Harbor resort offers 85 contemporary guest rooms, including classic rooms, suites, townhouses and villas, each with ocean or golf course views world class. All rooms are equipped with heated granite bathroom floors, kitchenettes and a balcony or terrace, creating the ideal environment for travelers seeking a luxurious and convenient stay. Additional amenities include a full-service spa, a range of dining options, and access to boating, fishing, archery, horseback riding, and more.

– HS HOTSSON Hotel CDMX Condesa Sur (Mexico City, Mexico)

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Opened in March 2022 and located in bustling downtown Mexico City, this sophisticated hotel is perfect for visitors looking to explore one of the world’s greatest capitals. Travelers can explore the second largest urban park in Latin America, Chapultepec Park, or take an afternoon stroll on Paseo de la Reforma to learn about Mexico City’s past, before returning to relax in one of the hotel’s 103 suites equipped with a kitchenette. Other nearby activities include biking, jogging trails, shopping mall, golf course and casino.

– Esme Miami Beach (Miami, Florida, USA)

Opened in November 2021, this new Miami Beach hotel and former Al Capone hideaway is a chic getaway along historic Española Way that features textured design details showcasing a distinct Hispanic-Mediterranean aesthetic. Guests can relax in one of the 145 rooms and suites, sunbathe and dine in the rooftop pool and restaurant, meet up for handcrafted cocktails at El Salón, and savor delicious modern Mediterranean cuisine at Drexel.

– Kvareli Lake Resort (Kvareli, Georgia)

Crowned the hidden gem of the Kakheti region with picturesque views of Lake Kvareli, this resort is the ultimate getaway in Georgia’s Caucasus Mountains. Each of its 41 rooms has wooden finishes and comes with a private terrace offering views of the surrounding woods and the Alazani Valley. The property includes a traditional restaurant and lively bar, secluded spa, outdoor swimming pool and games room. Well-equipped for active travelers, there are a wide variety of activities available, including hiking, fishing, boating, cycling, soccer, volleyball, and seasonal water skiing on the lake.

– Park Piolets Mountain Hotel & Spa (Canillo, Andorra)

Located in one of the smallest countries in the world, the Pyrenees of Andorra, this all-weather 150-room ski-in ski-out hotel is centrally located in the Grandvalira ski resort. Decor has a modern, rustic aesthetic that includes large windows and standout design details such as natural wood, leather, and stone. The hotel also has an on-site restaurant at Restaurant 1817, a golf course, a restorative spa, and a kids’ club.

Other member hotels joining Preferred Hotels & Resorts from September 1 through December 31, 2021 include:

– HS HOTSSON Puebla Hotel (Puebla, Mexico)

– Union League Club of Chicago (Chicago, Illinois, USA)

– Woolley Classic Suites (Aurora, Colorado, USA)

– The Altair Hotel Bay Harbor, Miami (Miami, Florida, USA)

– The Liberty Trust (Roanoke, Virginia, USA)

– Pendry Park City (Park City, Utah, USA)

– Hotel Plaza Tour Eiffel (Paris, France)

– Pendley Manor (Tring, UK)

Each of these new member hotels participates in I Prefer Hotel Rewards, the brand’s points-based loyalty program with more than 4 million travelers currently registered worldwide. Free to join, I Prefer members earn points redeemable for cash reward certificates, Elite status and other value-added benefits during qualifying stays at over 650 participating hotels and resorts worldwide. Travelers looking for memorable independent hotel experiences are invited to enroll at

For stays at any of the featured new member hotels, travelers are encouraged to book through the Preferred brand website. Advisors and travel agents can book customer stays through GDS using the string codes “PH” and “PV”. For hotel owners and operators exploring options to remain or become independent, visit

THE SOURCE: Preferred Hotels & Resorts press release.