Category: Accommodation

Latest deals from The Leading Hotels of the World

Latest deals from The Leading Hotels of the World

Experience beach resorts, mountain escapes, and more with these package deals originating from the UK or the US, courtesy of The Leading Hotels of the World: The Halkin, London, England – 4-night stay in a Deluxe King Room, return Business Class airfare, tax and service charges included, available from 10th January to 31st March 2007. […]

New Tahitian member of SLH: Vahine Island

New Tahitian member of SLH: Vahine Island

Small Luxury Hotels of the World áwelcomes Vahine Island as its first hotel in French Polynesia. Located in the heart of the Society Islands, this little piece of paradise was ranked number one on Condé Nast Traveller’s “Top 25 Escapes in the World”. With nine traditional bungalows, which offer stunning views across the Tahaa Lagoon, […]

Banyan Tree Ringha scoops Tatler Travel Award

Banyan Tree Ringha scoops Tatler Travel Award

At the 14th Tatler Travel Awards, China’s Banyan Tree Ringha was named Tatler Hotel of the Year 2007. The resort is 3,200 metres above sea level áin the Yunnan province, a mountainous area that has been designated as the official Shangri-La by the Chinese government and is part of Greater Tibet, both historically and culturally. […]

Experience the world's only underwater spa at Huvafen Fushi

Experience the world’s only underwater spa at Huvafen Fushi

Tucked away in the Maldives’ North Malé Atoll, off the coast of Sri Lanka, áthe remote Huvafen Fushi resort is only accessible by speedboat or seaplane. áThis beautifully appointed hotel has 43 land-based or overwater bungalows and even boasts the world’s only underwater spa. Room rates start from $690 per night, including breakfast but excluding […]

Le Meridien Lav, near Split, Croatia

Le Meridien Lav, near Split, Croatia

Le Meridien opened its first property in Croatia yesterday, named Le Meridien Lav. The 381-room hotel is in Podstrana, just á8 kilometres south of Split. It offers direct beach access, eight restaurants and bars, a casino with gaming tables and slot machines, a night club, spa and wellness center, and a promenade with shops along […]

The Grand Corniche: new luxury in Abu Dhabi

The Grand Corniche: new luxury in Abu Dhabi

A $100 million luxury hotel and residence áis coming to Abu Dhabi. Constructed by the áBin Salem Group, the five-star Grand Corniche will occupy the Khalidiya area of the city and will be a 35-storey property with more than 300 rooms. á It has been designed by Singapore’s Surbana and is forecast to open in […]

Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva prepares to open

Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva prepares to open

Next month Kempinski Hotels will unveils its newest European hotel – the Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva. The five star lakefront hotel, once known as the Noga Hilton, is currently being refurbished from top to bottom. Tjca Architects is designing the hotel’s exterior with a light and futuristic feel and the hotel’s interior design, playing with […]

Cambria Suites coming to Boise, Idaho

Cambria Suites coming to Boise, Idaho

Choice Hotels International is launching a new upscale brand known as Cambria Suites which is being marketed at Boise International Airport through the ádisplay of a full-size, pop-up guest suite. The model is receiving around 300-500 visitors per day and is raising awareness of áCambria Suites’ first opening in Boise which is áslated for March […]

Mallorca Farmhouses Ltd. in The Sunday Times Top 100

Mallorca Farmhouses Ltd. in The Sunday Times Top 100

Mallorca Farmhouses Ltd. has over 150 properties across the island of Mallorca, with 40% already sold for this season. áThe company ácontines to improve standards in luxury villa rentals working closely with its suppliers and listening to áits customers’ feedback. áIt’s perhaps no surprise, therefore, that áit made it on to The Sunday Times Top […]

FamTASTIC offer in Italy, from Starwood

FamTASTIC offer in Italy, from Starwood

Stay with your family at at participating Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Italy and enjoy daily buffet breakfast and 50% off additional accommodation for children up to 17 years of age. A 50% discount on one lunch or dinner applies for stays of 3 nights or more. The offer is valid for stays booked and […]

Barcelo Maya Beach Resort gets new spa

Barcelo Maya Beach Resort gets new spa

The Barcelo Maya Beach Resort in Mexico has opened its new luxury spa facility, welcoming guests with Mayan influenced architecture and European style spa services. Treatment services include Swedish and Mayan style massage, couples massage, flotation therapy, hydrotherapy and Vichy showers. In addition, there is a Mayan Temazal Lodge (a traditional Indian sweat lodge). Other […]

Forbes’ luxury deal of the day

If you’re in the market for a late deal, keep an eye out for Forbes’ luxury deal of the day. Today’s offering is a bonafide 007 package at the Czech Republic’s áGrandhotel Pupp featured in Casino Royale. Standing in as the “Hotel Splendide” in Montenegro in the recent Bond flick Casino Royale, the ornate, Old […]

Valentines tips from Wild Dunes Resort, Charleston, SC

Valentines tips from Wild Dunes Resort, Charleston, SC

No doubt in a bid to stop ápeople from áputting their bookings off until the last minute, and to gain áa little PR in the process, Wild Dunes Resort in South Carolina has come up with some tips to prepare that perfect Valentine’s Day experience. Here are their suggestions: Don’t wait too late to plan […]

The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa to be converted into luxury condos

The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa to be converted into luxury condos

It was only the other day that I mentioned The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa at Telluride, CO. Now news is in that $60 million in renovations and refurbishments will see it be transformed into condominiums for individual ownership for those seeking a luxury mountain lifestyle. The conversion is due to be completed by […]

Interview with Eduardo Blanco of Different Spain

Interview with Eduardo Blanco of Different Spain

My ásecond interview is with Eduardo Blanco of Different Spain, an agency which he runs independently. á Eduardo has worked in a number of luxury hotels (Cortijo Soto Real, Hacienda Boticaria áand San Roque Club), and had airline experiences in Barcelona and London. He ocassionally writes hotel reviews, co-operates in travel websites and blogs, and […]

Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa

Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa

Hilton’s first ‘Worldwide Resort‘ in the UAE opens today. The Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa has á151 villa suites right on the beach front, with mountain and sea views. There are two restaurants and two bars and, come March, áthere will also be a áspectacular 2,000 square metre sea-facing spa with nine treatment […]

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