The Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group (MOHG) is set to open its first resort, Mandarin Oriental Cortina, in the Italian Dolomites following a new partnership with fund management company Attestor Limited.
New luxury spa in the Dolomites
The agreement will see the group take over the management of the historic Hotel Cristallo in the Dolomites in north-east Italy. The property, which is currently operated by Marriott International as part of its Luxury Collection, will close in Q2 2023 to undergo an extensive renovation before reopening in 2025 as the Mandarin Oriental Cortina.
The revamp will be spearheaded by Swiss architecture firm Herzog and deMeuron.
Mandarin Oriental Cortina
Once complete the refurbished hotel will offer 53 guest rooms and 30 suites, many of which will have balconies providing spectacular views across the mountains, as well as several restaurants and bars, with events and entertainment spaces.