Hyatt has signed its first new-build Alila resort in the Americas.
Located in Encinitas, Calif., a quintessential
beach town in San Diego’s North County Coastal region, the Alila Marea
Beach Resort Encinitas will be developed by JMI Realty and
Fenway Capital Advisors.
The resort, which will be designed by San Diego-based Joseph Wong Design
Associates with interior design by Mark Zeff Associates, will be Hyatt’s
second Alila in the U.S. and 14th worldwide.
“We are thrilled to announce the
development of the first new-build Alila resort in the Americas,
marking a significant milestone for Hyatt. California’s legendary
coastline has long captured the hearts of our guests, World of
Hyatt members and customers, and we’re excited to continue to
expand in California with this landmark oceanfront project,” said
Susan Santiago, Global Head of Lifestyle and Miraval Operations at
Hyatt. “The Alila brand has long been a leader in crafted luxury
and responsible tourism, and Alila Marea Beach Resort Encinitas
will embody that same ethos when it debuts in Southern
Situated along coastal bluffs and overlooking
Grandview and South Ponto Beaches, Alila Marea Beach Resort
Encinitas will have 130 guestrooms,
including 16 suites.
Expected to open in early 2021, the resort
will offer an ocean-view restaurant with rooftop patio, a pool
with pool bar and an infinity-edge hot tub, a spa, and
wedding and events venues, all with panoramic Pacific
Ocean and lagoon views.
John Kratzer, Chief Executive
Officer, JMI Realty, said, “Our goal is to provide a destination that
locals and travelers will treasure, and we’re confident the
Encinitas community will be proud to share their unique energy and
beautiful shoreline with the new resort.”