Two French brothers are transforming a love hotel located in downtown Rio de Janiero into a five-star hotel in time for the Olympic Games in 2016.
Ritz-Carlton Looks to Vietnam. Ritz-Carlton has announced it is to make its entry into Vietnam with a hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Singita Grumeti Reserves in Tanzania has been named the best hotel in the world by Travel + Leisure magazine in its Annual World’s Best Awards 2012.
The Hilton London Wembley officially opened its doors to the public on July 18, just days before the start of the Olympic Games.
Marrol’s Boutique Hotel in Bratislava (Slovakia) was crowned best hotel in the world in Expedia’s annual “Insiders’ Select” ranking, published on June 27, 2012.
It’s been a big week for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide group, with a celebration of the fact the brand now oversees more than 100 hotels in China.
Tonino Lamborghini and real estate developer Join In Group have teamed up to open the first ever Tonino Lamborghini-branded boutique hotel in Suzhou, China.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company L.L.C. has opened its first luxury resort in Japan on the tropical island of Okinawa.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced that it is to manage a luxury hotel that is under development in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, China.
Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts has recently unveiled a revamped website. To commemorate the new site, the group has launched the #LovingTheMoment Instagram initiative.
Soho House, the boho-chic private members’ club and hotel chain, has announced the launch of five new properties by 2014.
The Berkeley has teamed up with award-winning synchronised swimming team Aquabatix to offer a 90-minute master class in the hotel’s rooftop pool this July.
The world’s most romantic city, Paris, has been named the most expensive city in the world to order a Club Sandwich
W Hotels Worldwide has signed an agreement with Al Sharq Investment LLC to introduce a new W Hotel in Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah.
Baccarat Hotel & Residences New York will open in 2014 in time for Baccarat’s 250th year anniversary. It will be located at 20 West 53rd St.
Karl Lagerfeld has been tapped to redesign portions of the famed Hotel Métropole in Monte Carlo.
French hotel brand Mama Shelter, voted among Europe’s trendiest properties, has announced it will expand internationally.
With the Cannes Film Festival just around the corner, the city’s hotels are already jam-packed. Some of the newest options are below.
The first weekend of June sees the celebration of Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee, with events planned across the UK and in London in particular.
The new St. Regis Tianjin has launched its Presidential Suite, Tianjin’s largest luxury hotel suite with extraordinary amenities and unparalleled views.