Vibrant new resort and hotel brand, Explorar Hotels & Resorts, has signed an exclusive master franchise agreement with hotel management company, Stand Out Hotel Group. The agreement will see the targeted growth and development of the Stand Out Hotel Group within Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean over the next five years.
Stand Out Hotels is a full-service third-party hotel management company offering customised services to owners and developers in the region. The group has strong experience and knowledge in hotel and resort management across a variety of lifestyle, residential and holiday properties, ensuring higher returns for owners. Stand Out Hotels and Residences Collection represents a handpicked collection of more than 100 properties in over five countries across the globe, including brands such as The Mantra Collection and Vibe Collection. Partnering with Explorar Hotels & Resorts will allow Stand Out Hotels to offer a new and unique international brand to the region’s travellers and hotel owners.
“This continued growth and exciting development shows that Explorar Hotels & Resorts’ experience-driven and social travel ethos really is gaining momentum in this new travel era we are in. We’re delighted to partner with Stand Out Hotels with a master franchise arrangement to develop further into these beautiful and experience-driven locations of Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean.” explained Scot Toon, COO of Explorar Hotels & Resorts.
“This alliance includes several business initiatives focused on strategically combining Explorar Hotels & Resorts ́ knowledge of the Asian and European markets with the experience in sales, marketing and distribution that Stand Out Hotels Group has in the Canadian, American and Caribbean markets,” explained VP of Brand & Implementation of Stand Out Hotels Group, George Moreno, highlighting the relevance of the alliance due to the importance of growth for both companies in the region after the challenging months during the pandemic.
Explorar Hotels & Resorts launched earlier this year with its first property, Explorar Pawapi Koh Mook, located in Southern Thailand on an untouched, pure island paradise, followed soon after by the announcement of Explorar Treehouses El Nido, designed by award-winning designer and artist, John Underwood and slated to open in 2024.
Explorar Hotels & Resorts seeks to develop in exciting destinations around the world, offering four innovative themes depending on the hotel’s location and unique experiences. The Beach, Eco, Cultural and Urban themes unite the brand and offer the traveller spaces to socialise and connect with local experiences in a fun, easy and memorable way.