Category: Spas & Pampering

Luxury transition for Les Pavillons

Luxury transition for Les Pavillons

Les Pavillons, Naïade‘s latest jewel, reopens its doors after a complete renovation. The hotel, situated at Le Morne, now glitters as a magnificent 5 star establishment with interior design from  Virginie Koenig. The resort still boasts 149 rooms, which are now more spacious, and four restaurants at the heart of the hotel: Nipa, a Thai
The Elysium Resort & Spa, Rhodes

The Elysium Resort & Spa, Rhodes

According to Greek Mythology, Elysium was an ancient paradise exclusively designated to heroes who had been granted immortality by the gods. The Elysium Resort & Spa – which opens next month – cannot guarantee its guests such longevity. However the hotel does aim to recreate Homer’s view of Elysium as ‘a land of perfect happiness’.
Luxury travel deal at Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert

Luxury travel deal at Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert

There’s  a limited-time offer from Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert, California – a lush oasis in the Coachella Valley.   Guests booking before 10th March  2009 get a starting rate of $199/night (which is about 15% off regular rates), plus 25% off all on-property dining, golf, and spa. The resort’s dining and
Honeymoon Moroccan style tt Kasbah Tamadot

Honeymoon Moroccan style tt Kasbah Tamadot

Virgin Limited Edition, Sir Richard Branson’s privately owned collection of award-winning luxury retreats, now has a special ‘Honeymoon’ offer for newlyweds when they book to stay at Kasbah Tamadot – a stunning Moroccan retreat set at the foothills of the Atlas Mountains. Guests celebrating their honeymoon can truly relax in a luxurious and romantic setting
The Cove Rotana Resort, Ras Al Khaimah

The Cove Rotana Resort, Ras Al Khaimah

Rotana has announced the opening of its first property in Ras Al Khaimah – The Cove Rotana Resort  -overlooking the Indian Ocean on an idyllic water inlet at Arqoob Beach. This exquisite resort offers authentic Arabian hospitality, an elegant design and more than 600 metres of beach, tranquil azure waters and a multitude of activities.

Mövenpick Resort & Thalasso Sousse

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is to open a new upscale resort and conference property at the Tunisian holiday destination of Sousse. The Mövenpick Resort & Thalasso Sousse is the Swiss hotel group’s second resort in Tunisia and comprises 627 rooms (39 of which will be suites). This beachside hotel is located in the heart of
Luxury Champagne holiday on a Cava budget

Luxury Champagne holiday on a Cava budget

For those who want to live the champagne lifestyle but are feeling the economic squeeze, the five star Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa in Marbella is launching a outrageously luxurious package tailored to a Cava budget. On arrival guests will immediately experience the Champagne lifestyle by finding a chilled bottle of Möet Chandon Rose
Catering for both couples and families in the Maldives: Iru Fushi Beach & Spa Resort

Catering for both couples and families in the Maldives: Iru Fushi Beach & Spa Resort

All Maldivian islands are idyllic, so how do you decide which of the hundreds of resorts to choose from? The recently opened Iru Fushi Beach & Spa Resort offers something truly special for families and couples alike and here are just some reasons why it excels above the rest… Size matters – many resort islands
Enjoy introductory rates from Sè San Diego

Enjoy introductory rates from Sè San Diego

San Diego’s premier luxury hotel, Sè San Diego, which opened its doors in late 2008, is now offering introductory rates starting at  $249 a night. The 184 room hotel is a combination of high design,  elaborate accommodations and world-class service. Its 23-storey steel  and glass tower is filled with hundreds of touch points, which aim

Hyatt Regency to return to Hong Kong

Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has announced the return of its signature Hyatt Regency brand to Hong Kong with the opening of the 567-room Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Sha Tin. The first international hotel brand to open in the New Territories, the property features spectacular Tolo Harbor views, extraordinary restaurants and meeting space, as well as

Capella Telluride, Colorado

Capella Telluride, the  first US  retreat for Capella Hotels and Resorts, welcomed its first guests last week. Telluride’s snow-packed terrain is a favourite this season, rated the number two ski resort in North America by the readers of Conde Nast Traveler. And ski enthusiasts can satisfy their wanderlust thanks to Capella Telluride’s special introductory winter
$50 million in renovations at Grand Wailea Resort Hotel & Spa, Maui

$50 million in renovations at Grand Wailea Resort Hotel & Spa, Maui

Featuring newly remodeled guest rooms, a refreshed spa and fitness centre, updated restaurant and lounges, remodeled beach and pool, and up-to-the-minute technology upgrades across the resort, Grand Wailea‘s charm and founding elements of trees, water, flowers, art, light and sound more prominent and enjoyable than ever. $50 million in renovations has seen guest rooms re-designed
Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver opens in British Columbia

Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver opens in British Columbia

The 119-room Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver opened this week; it is set in downtown Vancouver at the intersection of West Georgia and Thurlow Street.   To mark Shangri-La‘s 60th property worldwide and to celebrate the opening of this latest hotel,  an “Introducing Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver” package has been devised.   It is available  until 31st March
Five stars for Wynn Las Vegas - not once, not twice, but three times!

Five stars for Wynn Las Vegas - not once, not twice, but three times!

Wynn Las Vegas  had made  history with triple Mobil five star award wins, distinguishing the resort as one of only two in the world to receive Mobil Travel Guide‘s highest honour across all star-rated categories. The Tower Suites at Wynn Las Vegas, Alex restaurant and The Spa have each earned five star recognition for their

51st annual list of Mobil Travel Guide four- and five-star awards is now out

Mobil Travel Guide has unveiled their annual winners for the coveted Mobil Travel Guide four- and five-star awards. This list has defined the industry’s highest standard for excellence in hospitality for over fifty years. This year, two destinations made history by achieving the most Mobil five stars ever awarded to one destination. Sea Island Resorts
Atrium Prestige Thalasso Spa Resort & Villas, Rhodes

Atrium Prestige Thalasso Spa Resort & Villas, Rhodes

Due to open in Spring 2009, the five-star Atrium Prestige is the second hotel to be opened as part of the Atrium Hotels group. It is located on Kalathos Beach in the picturesque town of Lindos providing guests with a stunning outlook over the Aegean Sea. The hotel will comprise of 254 guests rooms varying