Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur has launched its 2006/2007 Lifestyle Programme designed specifically for the hotel’s in-house guests. The programme offers over 100 shopping privileges and services with international and regional retailers at the leading Suria KLCC shopping centre which is located right next door to the hotel and has over 280 retail and entertainment outlets […]
Book four nights bed and breakfast in a traditional standard room at Rathmullan House in County Donegal in Ireland in August and you will receive two complimentary half hour “tasting” holistic treatments on your day of arrival. What better way to start your mini break! The rate for the offer is â‚¬418.00 per person per […]
Galgorm Resort in Ballymena, Northern Ireland, is undergoing a major renovation which will see the addition of a new spa, bedrooms, leisure and conferencing facilities come February of 2007. The spa will have eleven treatment rooms including five individual climate rooms, a hydropool, mud bath, hammam and a couples suite.
In a press release issued by Hilton, it’s been announced that all full-service Hilton, Doubletree and Embassy Suites Hotels will have new Precor fitness equipment and facilities installed by the end of 2007. With the exclusive agreement, brand standards have been established for a premium-quality fitness experience, with the first co-branded facilities opening at The […]
Boston Magazine has published 137 winners in its first ever New England Travel & Life Best of New England awards. Among the many winners are Rhode Island’s Hotel Providence (Best City Hotel, other than Boston), the Cranwell Resort and Spa (Best Resort in Massachusetts) and The Wauwinet, Nantucket (Best Hotel for Privacy).
East India Hotels Ltd. has signed an agreement for a 250-room Oberoi luxury hotel and 40 service apartments in Dubai, at an investment of $100 million. The hotel will be near the Burj and is expected to open in early 2009. Meanwhile, it’s also rumoured that the brand also has plans for a presence in […]
The Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa in Muscat, Oman, is set against a dramatic backdrop of rugged mountains overlooking the Gulf of Oman. This five-star complex is set in 124 acres of beautiful scenery and comprises three hotels (Al Waha, Al Bandar, and Al Husn), 6 main restaurants, two bars, a nightclub, a […]
Renovation of The Dolder Grand in Zurich is on track for a 2008 opening. It is one of the largest building projects in the Swiss hotel industry. The new building shell was erected around the historical main building and work has now turned to the roof. If you’re interested in seeing the progress, there […]
The long-awaited Quay Hotel & Spa opens in Wales today. It is the final part of a £46m new marina development on the River Conwy. With 74 suites, including five penthouses, a 128-seat restaurant, luxury spa and pool, 24-hour concierge and room service and an art deco-style interior, the hotel aims to cater for both […]
Hilton Hotels has announced the launch of its new Hilton Serenity Collection in-room coffee system, featuring world-renowned Lavazza coffee from Italy, and an exclusive Cuisinart dual-cup, single-brew coffeemaker. The new coffee system begins shipping to select hotels immediately and will be implemented in more than 230 hotels in the continental U.S. and Alaska over the […]
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. and developer Louis R. Cappelli will open a 123-room luxury hotel with more than 400 private condominiums in downtown White Plains, New York. The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester and The Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester are an integral part of a $400 million project currently under construction at the intersection of Main […]
Following a 2.3 million Euros refurbishment that began back in 2004, Hotel Okura Amsterdam has launched The Suite, an impressive 5,390 sq. ft. luxury suite, billed as “the most luxurious suite in the Benelux countries”. With two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a private 12-person movie screening room, a dining room for up to 14 guests and […]
Live it up at this venerable West Coast hotel and take advantage of special summer rates prior to the historic property’s transformation into The London, the super-chic sister hotel to the London NYC debuting later this year. Just minutes from Sunset Strip, Beverly Hills and Westwood Village, the 200-suite Bel Age features a roof-top pool […]
If you have put off booking your vacation, you may just find your deliberations have paid off! The Broadmoor at Colorado Springs – the longest continuous winner of the Mobil Five-Star (47 years) and AAA Five-Diamond (30 years) awards for excellence – is offering a Summer Escape package for $125 per person per night, based […]
There will be a Swiss Food promotion at the Swissôtel Sydney from 31st July to 13th August 2006. Among the delectable treats are over 10 different fondues, a Champagne and chocolate appreciation evening, and a complete selection of Nespresso gourmet coffee. The 2-week promotion can be found at JPB restaurant on the 8th floor of […]
No sooner than sister Nicky has set up the Nicky O chain of boutique hotels, it sounds like Paris Hilton is getting in on the game too. Perhaps she doesn’t like Nicky stealing the limelight. Paris is said to be opening up a hotel in Las Vegas first off, which she claims will […]