PRESS RELEASE: 13 DECEMBER 2012 (UPDATED NOVEMBER 2013)
COMO Hotels and Resorts is opening a new beachside hotel in Miami in Winter 2014. The 74-room property will be located in an original 1920s building in the historic Art Deco district, offering direct access to Miami’s iconic South Beach. A COMO Shambhala wellness area, seafood restaurant featuring COMO cuisine, along with COMO’s impeccable service and contemporary design will be key highlights in line with COMO’s brand values.
Interiors will be by the Italian designer Paola Navone who is also creating interiors at COMO’s latest island resort, Point Yamu by COMO, Phuket, in Thailand, opening January 2014. The Miami opening will be COMO’s fourth city property, joining London’s Halkin hotel and Metropolitan by COMO, London, as well as the Metropolitan by COMO, Bangkok.
About the COMO Group and COMO Hotels and Resorts
COMO Hotels and Resorts creates personalised luxury travel experiences in its Urban Hotels, Island Resorts, Adventure Retreats and Wellness Resorts - highlighting wellness, cuisine, adventure and culture, service and design - while always trying to uphold a strong, sustainable approach towards the people and places where we operate.
Founded by Christina Ong, COMO Hotels and Resorts develops and manages handpicked, individually curated properties: The Halkin by COMO in London, two Metropolitan by COMO hotels in London and Bangkok, Parrot Cay by COMO in the Turks and Caicos, Cocoa Island by COMO in the Maldives, and three Uma by COMO experience resorts in Bali and Bhutan. Point Yamu by COMO is a new property in Phuket, Thailand, opening 2013. The company also manages COMO Shambhala Estate in Bali in partnership with its sister brand in wellness, COMO Shambhala, which promotes health, relaxation and learning through its products, services, cuisine, treatments and spa facilities within each COMO property.