Category: New Jersey

eforea: spa at Hilton

eforea: spa at Hilton

Using the experience perfected at its 123 spas around the globe, Hilton Hotels & Resorts launched a new spa concept towards the end of last year – eforea: spa at Hilton. The first eforea spa was opened at Hilton Short Hills in New Jersey, a AAA Four Diamond hotel located 45 minutes from Manhattan. eforea […]

Multiple openings for aloft in October

Multiple openings for aloft in October

aloft is gaining momentum this month with plans to open one hotel each week in North America – double the pace of previous months. The surge in aloft openings is helping move Starwood Hotels & Resorts closer to its goal of opening its 1,000th hotel or resort worldwide. Offering high style at a steal, aloft […]

Lavish new hotels in Atlantic City

Lavish new hotels in Atlantic City

There’s more to Altantic City than just gambling and two new hotels that have both opened this summer  are helping to re-iterate that point. The Water Club  from the Borgota Hotel Casino & Spa is a $400 million hotel that bills itself as “Atlantic City’s first  cosmopolitan-lifestyle hotel” with  800 rooms, a spa with five […]

Interview with Heather Holman of Hotels of the Rich and Famous

Interview with Heather Holman of Hotels of the Rich and Famous

Heather Holman is the owner and architect of Hotels of the Rich and Famous. She currently resides in the United States near the Capital of Washington D.C., has travelled to over 20 countries and visited hundreds of luxury hotels. Her hobbies include wine tasting, shopping, photography and, of course, travelling. Heather hopes to one day […]

Chocolate brownies, but at a price

Chocolate brownies, but at a price

I’ve documented quite a few expensive foods on A Luxury Travel Blog before, whether it be a £5,000 jar of marmalade, a $5,000 burger, a $1,500 cocktail, a $1,000 sundae, a $90,000 bottle of wine, or a comparatively modestly-priced £85 sandwich. Well, today it’s the turn of the chocolate brownie.   It’s available at Brûlée […]

Romance at Somerset Hills Hotel, New Jersey

Romance at Somerset Hills Hotel, New Jersey

For the couple  that wants to celebrate Valentine’s Day in style or escape for a romantic weekend, the Somerset Hills Hotel in northern New Jersey is offering special evenings for those who just can’t wait for Valentine’s Day. From 10th February 2007, The Tap Room restaurant in the hotel will be romantically-lit and offering Valentine’s […]

New amenities at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, Altantic City NJ

New amenities at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, Altantic City NJ

Trump Entertainment Resorts, Inc. has announced that four new amenities at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City NJ have or are scheduled to open during the month of July, 2006. The new facilities include: Ego, Trump’s new casino bar and lounge Trump Exchange, the new branded Trump retail store The Asian Pit, […]

2006 Top 10 Romantic Inns

2006 Top 10 Romantic Inns

You can tell Valentines is around the corner.   iLoveInns has joined the ‘top ten bandwaggon’ and released its own ‘Top Ten Most Romantic Bed & Breakfasts’. Making the US-centric list, in no particular order, are: Inn at Bowman’s Hill, New Hope, PA Sea Crest by the Sea, Spring Lake, NJ Santa Ynez Inn, Santa […]