Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort & Spa, crowning an ancient lava flow cascading into the serene waters along Hawaii’s Big Island, is a Hawaii hotel unlike any other.
Book at stay at The Westin Aruba †Resort before 23rd February and your 5th night is free! Relax and refresh on a magnificent beach amidst sparkling blue water and soft sand beaches. Discover the ideal blend of Caribbean warmth and Las-Vegas-style excitement at this new resort from Westin.
Spend two nights golfing getaway at Dusit Island Resort, Chiang Rai and enjoy one exciting round of golf (18 hole) at Santiburi Country Club. The package includes a two-night stay in a deluxe river view room and †daily breakfast, and prices start from $308 for two people. † The offer is available until 31st March […]
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 †in 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. […]
Tucked away in the Maldives’ North Malé Atoll, off the coast of Sri Lanka, †the remote Huvafen Fushi resort is only accessible by speedboat or seaplane. †This 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 […]
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 […]
No doubt in a bid to stop †people from †putting their bookings off until the last minute, and to gain †a 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 […]
Hilton’s first ‘Worldwide Resort‘ in the UAE opens today. The Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa has †151 villa suites right on the beach front, with mountain and sea views. There are two restaurants and two bars and, come March, †there will also be a †spectacular 2,000 square metre sea-facing spa with nine treatment […]
Saadiyat Island, a residential and tourism real estate development just 500m offshore from Abu Dhabi, is to get a five star Rotana Resort. The luxury Rotana Resort Saadiyat Beach will have a 400-450 room upscale hotel, a private stretch of beach, a variety of restaurants, meeting and conference facilities, a spa and a fully equipped […]
Polaris World – developers of luxury golf resorts in the Murcia region of Spain – have apparently located the ideal venue for their new beach club in Murcia. It is set to be located directly on the beach at La Manga del Mar Menor and will be an exclusive area with a superb Mediterranean style […]
The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa and The Westin Riverfront Mountain Villas are to come to Avon, Colorado in 2008, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc has announced. The †former will be a 235-room full service hotel and resort facility and is †already under construction, slated to start operations for the 2008 ski season. This […]
One blog that I make a point of checking on an occasional basis is Sam Shank’s excellent †TravelPost Insider. One of the main thrusts of the TravelPost website is on hotel reviews (particularly for the US) and, in a recent blog entry, he’s highlighted the hotels achieving the highest ratings from his visitors in 2006. […]
A new †luxury resort has just opened in Myrtle Beach. Island Vista is has 149 oceanfront suites, a restaurant and outdoor pool complex reminiscent of the Roman aqueducts. †The resort’s †luxurious one, two, three and four bedroom suites each feature private balconies and panoramic views of the sparkling Atlantic Ocean. Suites up to 2,300 square […]
Some aerial footage of Four Seasons Resort Manele Bay from the perspective of Blue Hawaiian, a helicopter tour operator.
Two resorts on Aruba have undergone recent renovations. † The Westin Aruba Resort has recently re-opened, having formerly been a Wyndham property. It features Heavenly Beds and 32-inch flat-screen TVs, with rates starting at around $300. Meanwhile, the Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino is getting a $20 million facelift, †transforming †it into something †more […]
Britney Spears has checked herself into Scottsdale’s Sanctuary spa at Camelback Mountain (which you might recall me blogging about last summer) after her alleged collapse at a New Year party at the Pure nightclub in Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas. Media speculation is suggesting that she’s visiting the Arizona resort for more than just a pedicure […]