I just can’t help but take my hat off to Bill Marriott, Chairman & CEO of Marriott International, who’s started blogging at the age of 74. His blog, Marriott on the Move, started this week… less than a year after he knew what a blog was! His first blog entry makes interesting reading and demonstrates […]
Couples spending Valentines at the One&Only Maldives at Reethi Rah resort will be able to tailor their experience with the help of the resort’s staff and the perfect surrounds of the Maldives. Whether it’s a luxurious dinner on a strip of sand in the middle of the Indian Ocean or a romantic getaway on a […]
Malmaison are opening a hotel in Liverpool, England, and giving you a chance to win two exclusive invites to the VIP Malmaison Liverpool launch party on the 26th January 2007. Enter the Malmaison The Dream competition to be in with a chance of being one of the first to experience a night in the luxurious […]
Guests reserving Half Moon‘s luxurious Royal Villas this winter can receive up to $1400 in resort credit when they book Half Moon’s Winter Escape package. With the Winter Escape, guests who book a minimum of 5 nights will receive a resort credit of $1000 for a 5-bedroom villa, $1200 for a 6-bedroom villa and $1400 […]
Riding on the back of the hit NBC TV show, The Apprentice, Loews Hotels has launched the website ‘Loews Apprentice’, giving viewers the chance to win one of five luxury long weekends at any Loews Hotel. Watch the show on 21st January 2007, log on to the website, and simply answer a question. Once […]
Located at the base of legendary Ba Vi Mountain, and just 50 km from the capital city of Hanoi, Tan Da Spa Resort is a hidden gem among Vietnam’s luxury resorts.
Waka Shorea consists of eco-friendly, stilted bungalows nestled in dense forest in the Bali Barat National Park. Despite its seclusion, the resort has a spa and restaurant, yet is wonderfully tranquil. Keep your eyes peeled and you might spot deer, boars, birds and other animals. Go for one of the two de […]
Opt for a Champagne Sunset Wildlife Safari at Seven Spirit Bay Wilderness Lodge in Australia’s Northern Territory and you will have the opportunity to see opportunity to see Buffalo, Banteng Cattle and Timor Ponies grazing or, if you look up, you may spot Osprey, Sea Eagle or Brahminy Kite. Finish the day relaxing on their […]
Accor has acquired complete control of the German hotel group Dorint AG in which it previously had a 34% stake. Dorint has retained 41 hotels in a separate company but the deal means that Accor gains 52 hotels in Germany which it will re-brand under its Sofitel, Novotel and Mercure brands.
Stay at the legendary San Ysidro Ranch (where Jack and Jackie honeymooned, as did Danny Moder and Julia Roberts) for the Santa Barbara International Film Festival and you can take advantage of some great packages. Their Platinum Package costs $6999 and is available from 25th to 27th January or 1st to 3rd February 2007 (additional […]
The luxury ski and spa resort Bishop’s Lodge, in northern New Mexico, is offering packages for spa-goers and ski enthusiasts, or a package for guests that want to sample both. Located in a forest valley in the mountains, the hotel has an award-winning spa and offers plenty of opportunities for enjoying the natural beauty of […]
Confirmation is in that a joint venture agreement has been made between Baha Mar Resorts Ltd. and a subsidiary of Harrah’s Entertainment to develop one of the largest destination resorts in the Caribbean, Baha Mar. Located in Nassau, Baha Mar will include hotels under Starwood’s W, St. Regis, Westin and Sheraton brands. This is […]
Christine Gray is founder and editor of Luxury Travel Magazine, a leading global information resource for high-end travellers, featuring the “A-List of Travel” – the world’s finest hotels and ultimate travel experiences. She was formerly a Beverly Hills travel agent to the stars. What is it that you do exactly? I’m continually traveling every day […]
Composed of low rise clusters of rooms set in landscaped gardens, the five-star Radisson SAS at Nabq Bay, Sharm El Sheikh is an ideal location for a relaxing beach holiday slightly away from it all. The resort has a spa – with sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, gym, and massage and treatment rooms - and an […]
The $600 million Royal Resort Cap Malabata, in Tangiers, Morocco, is being officially launched today. The resort is a mixed-use tourism, commercial and residential destination on the Mediterranean coast and the Atlantic Ocean. It is one of the two distinctive but complementary elements of the $1.4 billion ‘Gateway to Morocco’ project. The second is […]
Rumour has it that Bob Dylan has bought Aultmore House in Nethy Bridge, near Aviemore in the Scottish Highlands. Until recently, the property served as an upmarket B&B and wedding venue. The £2.2 million home offers views of the Cairngorms and Abernethy Forest. The purchase is thought to come from the man whose lyrics […]