Hyatt has announced its intentions to open more than 20 new properties across its luxury portfolio before the end of next year.

The new properties will be split across the group's Park Hyatt, Andaz, Alila, Grand Hyatt, Miraval, and The Unbound Collection by Hyatt brands.

Openings over the coming 12 months include Park Hyatt hotels in Auckland and Jakarta, Andaz hotels in Bali, Shenzhen, and Palm Springs, and Grand Hyatt properties in Kuwait, Nashville, and Gurgaon.

“With our growth acceleration in the luxury segment, we will have the opportunity to care for more travellers around the globe through a range of differentiated high-end experiences," said Hyatt's chief commercial officer Mark Vondrasek.

“We’re excited to expand into new markets and enhance the global footprint of our brands, giving our guests and members additional ways to connect with our luxury offerings in places where they want to be.”