Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts †are to †build a luxury hotel and 18-hole championship golf course along the northeast border of Walt Disney World Resort †in Florida. It’s early days and the opening of the new hotel is not expected until 2010. Meg Crofton, President of Walt Disney World Resort said: These projects are first-of-a-kind […]
As the only online travel auction of its kind, top luxury hotels such as Montage Laguna Beach Hotel (Laguna, CA), Princeville Resort (Kauai, HI), Park Hyatt Sydney (Australia), Hotel Guanahani & Spa (St Barts), Badrutt’s Palace (St. Moritz, Switzerland) as well as travel icons such as Continental Airlines have all donated packages to this year’s […]
New lunch and dinner menus at the private island resort of Guana Island showcase pistachio-crusted goat cheese over mesclun, West Indian chicken roti with mango chutney and poached pear with raspberry sauce. And for those really looking to indulge, the spa and yoga centre menus †have also been †updated with soothing treatments such as the […]
Suite name: Horizon Overwater Villa Resort: Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa, French Polynesia Size of accommodation: 950 sq ft Cost per night: 140,000 CFP Who’s stayed there? Isaiah Washington, Christina Applegate, Alicia Silvestone, Rob Lowe What makes it special? The resort reflects a perfect balance between Polynesian authenticity and refined luxury. † † † […]
In recognition of its level of excellence, Paradisus Palma Real Resort, a five-star, luxury, all-inclusive resort located on the †legendary B√°varo Beach in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, which opened its doors in December 2005, has been honoured as a member of one of the world’s most prestigious collection of luxury hotels, The Leading Hotels of […]
Arthur Keith †is senior vice president and general manager of Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. He joined Gaylord Entertainment in February 2004, from Harrah’s Entertainment, where he was vice president, hotel operations, for the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. What is it that †you do exactly? My […]
Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces’ Incredible Escapes Summer 2007 Offers †are out. Book before 15th March 2007 and you’ll enjoy a special 10% off on select destinations such as the Golden Triangle and Kerala.
Suite name: Ifri Suite Resort: Kasbah du Toubkal, High Atlas Mountains, Morocco Size of accommodation: 110 sq m Cost per night: 420 euros What makes it special? The 12m glass wall in the lounge with views of Jbel Toubkal the largest mountain in North Africa. † † † † † † † † † † […]
A 6-minute commercial for the Doubletree Ocean Point Resort & Spa – Miami Beach North which directly overlooks the Atlantic. I can’t help but think that a bit more enthusiasm in the voiceover would have worked wonders!
Richard Beck is President of Classic Travel, a luxury travel website supported by a full service travel agency that has been operating in New York City since 1962. As well as enabling you to book hotels online, the website goes a step further and actually allows you to customize your room, letting you †decide what […]
There is already Valentines Day, Chinese New Year, and Fat Tuesday with which to celebrate the month of February. But, in case that’s not enough, Barnsley Gardens Resort in Adairsville, Georgia, is †giving you one more reason to celebrate. † Stay any night through until the end of the month and you’ll †get a fantastic […]
A luxury lodge in the Lewa Downs Conservancy of Kenya, Il Ngwesi, is today facing an £800,000 lawsuit from a British woman who was †lucky to survive an incident where she was †trampled and gored by an elephant after going for a run with two friends and a local guide. The attack – which happened […]
Newly acquired by Victor International and following multi-million dollar renovations, all accommodation at the Biras Creek Resort now consists of non-smoking rooms including 300 thread count cotton linens and Sealy Plush pillow-top mattresses. Luxurious amenities also include Sony LCD TVs and Bose iPod sound decks in the Grand Premier suites, a fitness centre and private […]
Tahnya Butterfield is ‘Head Honcho’ for Style Clinic by Astin Brown Inc., having previously worked in the hotel industry, human resources and organisational development consulting. She is a relentless collector of successful talent who immerse themselves in generating dynamite bespoke luxury shopping tours, style guides and precision personalised itineraries. What is it that †you do […]
Once the Marley family summer home (yes, we’re talking Bob Marley here), the Marley Resort & Spa has been designed to combine both African and Caribbean style. It is due to open this Spring and has 16 themed suites, each named after a †Marley song title. I doubt there’s anywhere else where you can stay […]