Top News New World to plant flag in Japan By TTG Asia / Posted on 5 May, 2021 16:30 New World Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by Hong Kong-based real estate and development firm La Plume Niseko Resort TMK to manage a new luxury resort in Japan set to open in 2023. Occupying nearly 3.6ha within the lush forest land between Mount Yotei and Mount Annupuri in Hokkaido, New World La Plume Niseko Resort will feature 219 guestrooms and five villas, each with a kitchen or kitchenette. Select accommodations will also include private hot springs and fireplaces. For those looking to occupy their own permanent space, the property will offer for-sale condos, as well as standalone villas. New World La Plume Niseko Resort set for 2023 launch F&B venues will include a signature restaurant, all-day eatery and lobby lounge. The holistic dining experience will incorporate Japanese, Western and Chinese culinary styles, using locally sourced ingredients. The lobby lounge will also feature an al fresco terrace, alongside a collection of wines, spirits, and handcrafted cocktails. Leisure amenities will include a children’s club, in addition to an outdoor deck with a pool, gym, as well as indoor and outdoor onsen facilities.