PARSIPPANY, NJ—Wyndham Hotels & Resorts has continued to expand its portfolio in Japan, converting two hotels to its Wyndham Grand and Wyndham Garden brands: the 60-room, all-suite Wyndham Grand Awashima and 95-room, all-suite Wyndham Garden Nagaizumi.
Both hotels, which have recently undergone upgrades, mark the debut of their brands in the country and make Wyndham the first global hotel company to expand into Awashima and Nagaizumi. They also further elevate Wyndham’s larger portfolio across the Asia-Pacific region, which consists of more than 1,700 hotels across 12 brands including Ramada by Wyndham, Days Inn by Wyndham and Tryp by Wyndham, among others.
“These newest openings are indicative of the long-term potential we see in Japan and reinforce Wyndham’s continued commitment to bringing our globally recognized brands to key markets around the world. Awashima and Nagaizumi are both beautiful destinations with a wealth of natural and historical wonders for visitors to explore, making them the perfect addition to our growing global portfolio and our award-winning Wyndham Rewards loyalty program,” said Joon Aun Ooi, president, Asia-Pacific, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.
Wyndham Grand Awashima, formerly known as the Awashima Hotel, is a Mediterranean-style resort hotel located on the island of Awashima. Set against the backdrop of Mount Fuji, the property has 60 suites, an outdoor onsen, a concert hall and dining options.
Wyndham Garden Nagaizumi, formerly known as Nagaizumi Garden, has 95 suites with traditional Japanese or contemporary styles, all equipped with kitchenettes. Situated on the slopes of Mount Ashitaka, guests are surrounded by panoramic views of Numazu City and Suruga Bay. The hotel has a Momozawa natural onsen, which contains vanadium from Mount Fuji.