Top News Avani plans for 11 new hotels by 2024 By TTG Asia / Posted on 4 August, 2020 14:16 Avani Hotels & Resorts is on track to open 11 new properties by 2024 – of which four will mark the brand’s debut in Oman, Kenya, the Maldives, and Myanmar – signalling a sense of optimism in the sector’s future, despite the Covid-19 economic downturn. Come 2021, the brand will debut in three destinations, led by the opening of Avani Muscat Hotel in Oman, featuring 161 keys, in addition to 45 studios and one-, two- and three-bedroom serviced apartments. Avani will debut in the Maldives with the opening of the Avani+ Fares Maldives come 2021 Slated to follow are the 120-key, all-suite Avani Nairobi Residences in Kenya; as well as the Avani+ Fares Maldives Resort, offering 200 guestrooms and villas. Marking the brand’s entry into Myanmar in 2024 will be the opening of the Avani Yangon Hotel, offering 250 guestrooms within a mixed-use development with offices, shops and entertainment steps away. Other planned openings will see the brand growing its footprint in Thailand, Dubai, Vietnam and Malaysia. Looking ahead, Avani Hotels & Resorts said that there are other confirmed properties in the brand’s pipeline, including hotels and resorts in Asia, the Middle East, Africa and the Indian Ocean.