The private island sanctuary of North Island Lodge, located in the Seychelles, is the most expensive hotel in the world. That is the main takeaway of a new survey from Luxury-Hotels.com.
As part of the Artist in Hotel program, the Park Hotel in Tokyo has handed four of its rooms to four Japanese artists to be transformed into works of art.
LVMH Hotel Management has acquired Hotel Saint-Barth Isle de France on St. Barthélemy Island in the French West Indies.
Plans for the first Peninsula hotel in London have moved a step forward with the formation of a new partnership to develop a site overlooking Hyde Park and Buckingham Palace.
Globally acclaimed chef Alain Ducasse is taking over management of the kitchens at Le Meurice hotel in Paris, part of the Dorchester Collection of hotels.
This summer luxury hotel brand Shangri-La will open the doors to its latest property, erected in the birthplace of Chinese philosopher Confucius.
JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts launched a Nightly Refresh Program, offering rotating free amenities, including organic bars with natural organic oats, essential oil blends, Astor chocolates and wine samples.
Belles lettres-inspired hotels are catching on in Paris, and Les Plumes and Le Marcel, which opened in late June, are the latest newcomers to the club.
Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort and Spa, Maldives has launched a new private jet service to brings guests directly to the resort in luxury.
Marriott International Inc. has launched an Arabic version of its website in a bid to build on the USD 100 million of revenue booked annually through the site every year by customers in Arabic-speaking countries.
Le Royal Monceau is the latest top-end Paris hotel to receive the prestigious Palace rating — one step higher than five stars — from the French government.
A luxury safari camping experience that overlooks the floodplains of Botswana has snagged the lofty title of world’s best hotel by readers of Travel + Leisure magazine.
The Plaza Athenee hotel near the Champs-Elysees in Paris, one of the top hotels in the French capital, said Wednesday it is to close for seven months starting from October for large-scale renovations.
Westin Hotels is recruiting experienced runners to serve as experts and trainers for guests participating in the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon events.
A sprawling, palatial hotel and residence signed by luxury label Versace is set to open its doors next summer in the heart of Dubai.
Luxury hotel brand Trump Hotel Collection has unveiled its comprehensive TRUMP Wellness triad of programs designed to support each guest’s healthy lifestyle.
The World Luxury Index Hotels report 2013 shows that Hilton Worldwide, Jumeirah, Fairmont and Shangri-La are among the most sought after brands for luxury travellers.
Luxury hotel the Burj Al Arab in Dubai has been named the best hotel in the world by readers of a travel magazine distributed by The Daily Telegraph.
The 24-carat gold iPads, designed specifically for Burj Al Arab and engraved with the hotel’s logo, will be offered to every guest upon check-in.
Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, is launching four new packages to mark the 50th anniversary of its opening this June.