Category: Hotels

THE JAMES Chicago

THE JAMES Chicago

Opened in April 2006, THE JAMES Chicago is a 297-room hotel that provides a stylish choice for the discerning business and leisure traveler.   The hotel features a JBar lounge, The Spa, The Gym, an exceptional restaurant, state-of-the-art technology, unique event spaces, beautiful guest rooms, and above all, classic ‘guest-centric’ hospitality.   The partners behind […]

New adventures at Spring Creek Ranch, Jackson Hole

New adventures at Spring Creek Ranch, Jackson Hole

Domestic wildlife safaris and geocaching are two of the newest adventures awaiting guests at the 1,000-acre Spring Creek Ranch in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.   Offered year-round by the ranch’s resident naturalist, the wildlife safaris will give you close encounters with native animals such as bison, elk, bears and wolves. Geocaching, on the other hand,  is […]

Occitania Fire Elements Package at La Pleta Hotel & Spa in the Pyrenees

Occitania Fire Elements Package at La Pleta Hotel & Spa in the Pyrenees

Enjoy 5 days (4 nights) with the Occitania Fire Elements Package at La Pleta Hotel & Spa, Spain’s exclusive winter playground in the Pyrenees. The package includes a herbal exfoliation (30 mins) with a wrap (50 mins), a hot stone massage (50 mins), a rejuventating facial or deep tissue massage (50 mins) and an essence […]

Luxury walking breaks in the Yorkshire Dales

Luxury walking breaks in the Yorkshire Dales

Take to the hills and enjoy the great outdoors, exploring the Yorkshire Dales, safe in the knowledge that all the creature comforts await you at the end of the day. This is a package that allows you to walk between Swinton Park and two other luxury hotels in the area, The Yorke Arms in Nidderdale […]

New Year's Eve at Hotel Gansevoort

New Year’s Eve at Hotel Gansevoort

Ring in 2007 at the Hotel Gansevoort‘s rooftop soiree with dazzling city and river views. The Manhattan hotel’s New Year’s Eve Rooftop Retreat Package includes accommodation for two, one bottle of Moët & Chandon Champagne, two tickets to the private rooftop party, access to a premium open bar from 10pm to 1am and one or […]

Nicky O South Beach

Nicky O South Beach

The Nicky O South Beach which was originally scheduled to open in November 2006, now looks set to grace Miami in the Spring of 2007. According to its website, this 95-unit condo hotel from Nicky Hilton (sister of Paris Hilton) promises “fashion, glamour… and an unparalleled social environment”, but the site so far seems to […]

Mirror Lake Inn Memories

Mirror Lake Inn Memories

The Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa, an Adirondacks resort which I’ve  blogged about  a few times before, has launched a ‘Your Best Mirror Lake Inn Memory Contest’, an interactive competition that encourages former guests to share their best memories from the inn… for prizes! If you’ve stayed before, visit the Mirror Lake Inn Memories […]

New guesthouses from Hospes Hotels & Moments

New guesthouses from Hospes Hotels & Moments

Hospes Hotels & Moments – a small, exclusive  hotel chain in Spain – is converting three palaces and convents into sumptuous guest houses. The splendid Hospes Madrid, the inspiring Palacio del Bailío in Córdoba and the grand Palacio San Blas in Jerez will all open soon, and  have rates from $180 to $1,400+ per night.

Warapuru resort on the Bahia coastline of Brazil

Warapuru resort on the Bahia coastline of Brazil

There’s a new, lavish resort coming to Brazil’s Bahia coast next year. Designed by Anouska Hempel (designer to both the Hempel Hotel and Blakes Hotel in London), the Warapuru resort can be found in the resort town of Itacaré and consists of an elegant  hotel  with 40 pavilions and 18 private villas (with 3 to […]

Another apartment in Manhattan's Pierre Hotel up for sale

Another apartment in Manhattan’s Pierre Hotel up for sale

Remember the $70 million penthouse in The Pierre Hotel in New York that I mentioned a few months back?   Well now Yves St. Laurent and his business partner Pierre Bergé are selling their apartment in the same hotel. In fact, it’s been on the market since 2004, but price reductions (most recently to $7.75 […]

Lloyd History exhibition in Amsterdam

Lloyd History exhibition in Amsterdam

Get along to Amsterdam’s Lloyd Hotel on Monday, 11th December 2006 for the opening of the Lloyd History exhibition of graphical work by V. Wiertz. He is the calligrapher of the Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy. The exhibition will be accompanied by a concert, with  Bozena Kopczynska on the cello and Anna Korealska on the […]

Seasonal offers from Boscolo Hotels

Seasonal offers from Boscolo Hotels

The art, the cafés, the charm, the romance! This Christmas experience more of Italy’s most beautiful cities with great rates and exclusive benefits from Boscolo Hotels to make your stay really unique. For example, stay at the Astoria in Florence for two nights between 23rd and 26th December 2006 from €544 for 2 people (includes […]

More luxury hotels drawn into murder investigation

More luxury hotels drawn into murder investigation

Last week I reported that the Sheraton Park Hotel in London had formed part of Scotland Yard’s investigations into the death of the former Russian spy, Alexander Litvinenko. As more and more details unfold, it appears other luxury hotels are being drawn into the investigations. The Ashdown Park Hotel near Forest Row, East Sussex, was […]

Steamy deals at Malmaison from  £75

Steamy deals at Malmaison from £75

Winter… the perfect excuse to indulge.    Malmaison invites you to hibernate with them from £75 per night or £120 with dinner, bed and breakfast. (Rates are actually from £120 and £170 respectively for London.)   For more details of this promotion (and the opportunity to win a weekend for 2 at a Mail of […]

journeyPod launches guide for travel trendsetters

journeyPod launches guide for travel trendsetters

Thanks to Inna Shamis from journeyPod who’s just made me aware of their new site aimed at “tastemakers, trendsetters and die-hard travelers” in search of the best places to go. They feature only 4 and 5 star hotels, have a weekly podcast and provide ‘VIP access’ to exclusive offers and tips. Sign up to their […]

Racy Weekends in Scotland

One of Scotland’s finest country house hotels has joined forces with the prestigious private members’ club, Classic Car Club Scotland to offer an exclusive racy weekend for romantics this Spring. Contract Greywalls in Muirfield, East Lothian for further details.

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