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May 21th, 2018

The long-awaited Nobu Hotel Marbella official opening by Robert De Niro and the Chef Nobu.

After the opening of the Nobu restaurant a few months ago in Puente Romano, the highly expected landing of the Nobu Hotel eventually took place in Marbella.

A smashing team and founders who already have a very powerful personal brand separately, as Nobuyuki Matsuhisa Chef, known as Nobu, the american actor Robert de Niro, Hollywood’s producer Meir Teper and the well-known businessman Trevor Horwell, have joined their forces, expertise and marketing to develop a business model that is reaping the fruits since according to the press conference Trevor Horwell offered, they hope to open two more establishments in Barcelona and Madrid, which added to Nobu Hotel Marbella and Nobu Hotel in Ibiza, would make a total of 4 in Spain in 2019.

Photographs by Pedro Jaén

The actor wanted to share where the idea originally came from and how he thought to start in the catering business world, confessing, that taking into account his repeated visits to Hard Rock Cafe in San Diego promoting the place with his image and name, he decided to start this new journey and promote his own business.

As if it were a family or marriage, small disagreements arise, Nobu pointed out, but given the strong friendship that binds them, they always learn and move reinforced forward.

They also pointed out that one of the main reasons for choosing the cities for Nobu Hotel brand is the high quality of local products, such as fish, in the case of tuna, and therefore, Marbella and the Mediterranean culture could not be absent.

Trevor Horwell mentioned that the business development goes through its expansion in Europe in the coming years, as in London, where they already have a restaurant and Nobu Hotel, Ibiza, Barcelona and Madrid.

At dusk, a great party enlivened with music, cocktails and a lot of glamor, gave way to the Sake Ceremony and the ribbon cutting of the official opening, with many celebrities, which preceded the succulent dinner, its bookings got already sold out months ago.

The first Nobu Hotel opened in 2013 as a boutique hotel inside the Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, Nobu Hotel City of Dreams Manila opened in 2014. Nobu Miami Beach in 2016 and the Nobu Ryokan Malibu, Nobu Hotel Shoreditch London, Nobu Hotel Ibiza Bay and Nobu Hotel Epiphany Palo Alto in 2017 and Nobu Hotel Marbella opened last thrusday. Nobu hotels in development for Barcelona, Riyadh, Los Cabos, Chicago, Toronto, Sao Paulo and Atlanta.

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