Hotel Group

Next Story Group

SilverNeedle HospitalityNext Story Group designs, manages and markets hotels and blended lifestyle space. Seeing each real estate asset as a living ecosystem, the group optimises each space's design and performance based on customer demand. With experienced leaders in design, marketing, operations and emerging technologies, Next Story Group adopts a holistic approach to each space it manages, futureproofing its owners' investments. The group's brands include Next Hotels & Resorts, Kafnu, Brand Karma and Virsa. For more information:
Brands operated by Next Story Group
Chifley Hotels
Country Comfort
NEXT Hotels
Sage Hotels
Sundowner Inns
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Hotel Development

Next Hotel Colombo

Next Hotel Colombo and Kafnu Colombo will open their doors to welcome guests in third quarter 2019. This will mark the entry of Next Hotels and Kafnu into Sri Lanka, a fast-growing tourist destination and will be the first foray of the Next brand outside of Australia.


Kafnu Taipei Achieves Growth Milestone

Kafnu Taipei, a full-service lifestyle space designed for creators in the heart of Taipei, has successfully reached 100% occupancy for its private offices since opening in January 2018. With a rapidly-growing member ecosystem, Kafnu is expanding its innovative concept across Asia-Pacific, with confirmed properties in Bangalore, Colombo, Ho Chi Minh City, and Sydney opening within the next 12 months.

Next Story Group Leadership Team Expands and Welcomes Two New Senior Executives

Anand Nadathur, Group Chief Executive Officer of Singapore-based Next Story Group, today announced two key additions to his executive team in support of the group's ambitious expansion. Next Story Group welcomes Darren Edmonstone as Chief Executive Officer of Next Hotels & Resorts, and Andreas Flaig as Group Chief Development Officer.

Kafnu Launches its Flagship Lifestyle Space for Creative Minds in Taipei

Singapore-based Next Story Group is launching Kafnu Taipei, its first outpost in Taiwan, at No.101, Section 3, Minsheng East Road. A 360° lifestyle space holistically designed to encourage creatives and entrepreneurs to thrive both professionally and socially, Kafnu Taipei blends the five elements of living, work, play, learning and rest in its design and ethos to create a dynamic ecosystem which fosters peer exchange, advice and innovation.