BWH Hotels Continues Global Expansion With the Addition of Hotels in Africa, Asia, Europe, North America and South America


BWH Hotels, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, continues expansive growth of its 19 distinctive brands throughout the third quarter. From luxury to premium economy accommodations, the brand added new properties to its global portfolio throughout key markets in Asia, Europe, North America and South America. Travellers can enjoy the increased presence of BWH Hotels properties in Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, France, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, the U.S. and Vietnam.

“We are delighted to offer even more accommodations for travellers to choose from as they prepare for upcoming fall travel,” said Larry Cuculic, President and Chief Executive Officer, BWH Hotels. “We continue to strategically grow our global presence, thoughtfully adding ideal properties in key locations throughout the world. Our new properties serve every type of traveller, from road trippers to world adventurers — the range of BWH Hotels’ properties is endless.”

“It is exciting to see our global expansion continue as we grow our presence in key markets and cities,” said Ron Pohl, President, International Operations and WorldHotels, BWH Hotels. “Seeing the growth in our WorldHotels portfolio is particularly exciting – we are continuing to add exciting and unique properties, such as the Daxton Hotel in Michigan and the Villa Fontaine Grand Haneda Airport in Tokyo. This speaks volumes to our evolving brand and the connections we are establishing as we continue to inspire travellers around the world.”

BWH Hotels has maintained its success through the first three quarters of the year and plans to utilise this momentum to further its growth ahead of 2024. These latest properties join more than 4,300 hotels in over 100 countries and territories around the world.

“We continue to prioritise the rapid expansion of our core brands, boutique hotels and soft collections throughout North America,” said Brad LeBlanc, Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer, BWH Hotels. “BWH Hotels continues to keep a finger on the pulse of where the industry is shifting to execute our development strategy, and we’re seeing tremendous growth throughout our portfolio.”

Select properties joining the portfolio include:


  • Best Western Premier Dynasty (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)
  • Best Western Dodoma Hotel (Dodoma, Tanzania)


  • Alhambra Hotel & Convention, BW Signature Collection (Tasikmalaya, Indonesia)
  • Best Western Plus Metro Clark (Angeles City, Phillipines)
  • Best Western Premier Marvella Nha Trang (Nha Trang, Vietnam)
  • SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Cebu City (Cebu City, Philippines)
  • The Sanctuary Resort Pattaya, BW Signature Collection (Pattaya, Thailand)
  • Villa Fontaine Grand Haneda Airport, WorldHotels Distinctive (Tokyo, Japan)


  • Best Western Arcachon le Port (Arcachon, France)
  • Best Western Hotel Casa Bianca (Calvi, France)
  • Best Western Hotel Leonardo Da Vinci (Erba, Italy)
  • Best Western Hotel Martello (Lampedusa, Italy)
  • Best Western Hotel Principe di Lampedusa (Palermo, Italy)
  • Briardene Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western (Blackpool, England)
  • Dorian Inn, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western (Athens, Greece)
  • Dryfesdale Hotel, BW Signature Collection (Lockerbie, Scotland)
  • Grand Hotel Karel V, WorldHotels Luxury (Utrecht, The Netherlands)
  • Hotel Alhambra Palace, WorldHotels Luxury (Granada, Spain)
  • Hotel Centrale, BW Signature Collection (Tirano, Italy)
  • Pino Nature Hotel, BW Premier Collection (Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina)
  • PLAZA INN Wiener Neustadt, BW Signature Collection (Wiener Neustadt, Austria)
  • Sure Hotel by Best Western Lorient Centre (Lorient, France)
  • Sure Hotel by Best Western Sarlat-la-Caneda (Sarlat-La-Caneda, France)
  • The Milestone Peterborough Hotel, Sure Collection by Best Western (Peterborough, England)

North America

  • Best Western Acadia Hotel (Crowley, Louisiana)
  • Best Western Bellemont Shadow Mountain Inn (Bellemont, Arizona)
  • Best Western Heartland Inn (Mattoon, Illinois)
  • Best Western Lake Oswego/Portland Hotel & Suites (Lake Oswego, Oregon)
  • Best Western Laurel (Laurel, Maryland)
  • Best Western Lubbock West Inn & Suites (Lubbock, Texas)
  • Best Western Plus Bonham (Bonham, Texas)
  • Best Western Plus Executive Residency Carlsbad Hotel (Carlsbad, New Mexico)
  • Best Western Plus Fort Worth North (Fort Worth, Texas)
  • Best Western Plus Winter Haven Inn & Suites (Winter Haven, Florida)
  • Best Western San Bernardino Hotel (San Bernardino, California)
  • Daxton Hotel, WorldHotels Luxury (Birmingham, Michigan)
  • SureStay by Best Western Glendive Yellowstone River (Glendive, Montana)
  • SureStay by Best Western Grayson (Grayson, Kentucky)
  • SureStay Plus by Best Western Calgary South East (Calgary, Canada)
  • SureStay Plus by Best Western Pigeon Forge (Pigeon Forge, Tennessee)
  • SureStay Plus by Best Western Reading North (Reading, Pennsylvania)
  • SureStay Plus® by Best Western Fremont I-69 (Fremont, Indiana)

South America

  • BA Quito Hotel, BW Signature Collection (Quito, Ecuador)
  • Best Western Patagonia (Puerto Natales, Chile)
  • Wanderlust Experience Hotel, BW Signature Collection (Campos Do Jordao, Brazil)

Source: Travel Trade Journal