Category: Massachusetts

Top 10 unusual vacation rentals

Looking for something a little bit different and not just another hotel? Perhaps Tripadvisor’s list of the top 10 unusual vacation rentals will tempt you… 1. Unique Hilltop Windmill Rental, Odemira, Portugal 2. Hawaii Volcano Genuine Treehouse, Volcano, HI 3. My Sedona Place – Unique Dome Home, Sedona, AZ 4. SUITABLE DIGS…cool green lodgings, Santa […]

Top 10 restaurants in Cape Cod

Top 10 restaurants in Cape Cod

If you are looking to spend some time away from your responsibilities and truly relax, there is no destination more therapeutic than the Cape Cod Islands, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket Island. While you are working up- a sweat on the back 9 of the Hyannis Golf Club, shopping for art at The Schrimshander Gallery, or […]

That luxury villa has... WHAT?!

That luxury villa has… WHAT?!

If you’re looking for the ultimate vacation rental, look no further than these truly startling vacation homes. Taking luxury to the next level, these luxury vacation rentals each bring something new to the table that will fulfill even the most discerning tastes. Summer dreams and water fun Villa with Swim-Up Bar: The beachfront Villa Avalon in Turks and […]

Luxury in Boston: The Langham

The Langham Hotel Boston blends the legendary hospitality of the original Langham grand hotel with the classic architectural elegance of Boston’s former Federal Reserve Bank building. A tranquil haven of luxury in the center of Massachusetts’ economic and cultural heartland, The Langham is assuredly among Boston’s finest hotels. Explore the city’s cultural scene and indulge […]

Luxury in the Berkshires: Blantyre

Luxury in the Berkshires: Blantyre

Blantyre is a beautiful country house, recognized as one of the finest hotels in the world, where guests can stay and experience the life and service of a bygone era. Blantyre was voted #1 Small Hotel in the U.S. and #66 in the World in the Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards 2010. There are […]

Stash Hotel Rewards

Stash Hotel Rewards

There’s a new hotel rewards program that has been designed specifically for luxury travelers. It’s called Stash Hotel Rewards – a first-of-its kind points program for independent hotels. That is, one rewards currency shared by many different upscale, independent properties. 65  hotel properties launched with them late last week, making it already the largest independent […]

Ski packages at Canyon Ranch, Lenox, Massachusetts

Not quite ready to get back into the daily grind? Rue La La makes planning the perfect retreat at the nation’s most coveted escape possible with affordable stays at Canyon Ranch spa resort, located in Lenox, Massachusetts. For readers who would like to get their fitness fix outdoors, the hotel’s exhilarating ski packages will be […]

Book a 'room with a boo' at Omni Hotels this Halloween

Book a ‘room with a boo’ at Omni Hotels this Halloween

This Halloween, guests at Omni Hotels will be sipping on spooky signature cocktails, such as the Red Widow, Trick ‘R’ Treat, Bond’s Eye and Red Eye, while potentially sleeping in an ominously spirited suite from the luxury hotel brand’s “ghost-folio” of properties. Read on if you dare… The historic, and some say haunted, Omni Parker […]

Freedom Trail Suite for families at Omni Parker House

Freedom Trail Suite for families at Omni Parker House

Young travellers and their parents can now experience the new Freedom Trail Suite at America’s longest continuously operating hotel. Along with the brand’s irresistible Omni Sensational Kids program, the Omni Parker House now provides another great ways for children and their families to travel in a unique kid-friendly style while also learning about Boston’s vital […]

More luxury comes to Boston

More luxury comes to Boston

The Inn at St. Botolph is a new hotel opening in Boston’s historic Back Bay next month – a sister hotel to the already established XV Beacon in the same part of the city, a hotel that has been widely regarded as the best in Boston (it was by T+L Magazine, at least). The Inn […]

Now open: Mandarin Oriental, Boston

The Mandarin Oriental, Boston  was formally  opened in a celebratory ribbon-cutting and feng shui ceremony that took place last week.  Perfectly positioned  in the prestigious Back Bay, the new hotel combines New England elegance with Oriental touches to create  an unique  hospitality experience.  It has  136 guestrooms and 12 suites, offering some of the most […]

It's all happening in Tanglewood, Massachusetts

It’s all happening in Tanglewood, Massachusetts

This year’s Tanglewood Wine & Food Classic takes place  next weekend. Festivities include a winemaker reception, a wine auction and dinner, and – of course – a Grand Tasting. Taste premium wines from over 100 wineries including wines from the leading producing regions of the world. Don’t forget also, at the end of the month, […]

Fair Wind Air Charter begins Boston-based Learjet service

Fair Wind Air Charter begins Boston-based Learjet service

Fair Wind Air Charter, Florida’s premier platinum rated jet charter management company announced today the addition of a Learjet 35A to be based in the Boston area (KLWM Lawrence Airport) and is scheduled to begin service July 8th, 2008.   Currently the Fair Wind charter fleet consists of twelve privately owned jet aircraft based in […]

The 11th Nantucket Wine Festival

The 11th Nantucket Wine Festival

If you’re on Nantucket Island  and not sure what to do with the rest of the week, then check out the Nantucket Wine Festival, one of the island’s most celebrated events of the year. The focal point of the festival is the Grand Tasting (this year moved to the famous Nantucket Yacht Club)  where wine […]

Interview with Adam Healey of VibeAgent

Interview with Adam Healey of VibeAgent

Adam Healey  is CEO at VibeAgent, a site which combines user reviews, meta-search, and social networking to help you find the perfect hotel at the best available rate.   He   co-founded VibeAgent with Charles Seilheimer in 2006 on the back of over ten years of international experience in entrepreneurship, software development, management consulting and […]

A new hotel on Boston's waterfront

A new hotel on Boston’s waterfront

The Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, the first Renaissance property in downtown Boston, opens this week.   The $165 million hotel project is the next chapter in the fast-paced development story of the South Boston Waterfront’s Seaport District.    It has 471 guestrooms, including 21 suites, and features over 21,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, […]