They’re among the most anticipated ski resort openings of 2013: a five-star chalet set in the French Alps, the first alpine property out of the W hotel chain, and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s “world-class” ski resort.
A boutique hotel designed to reflect its Caribbean surroundings and show off its colonial heritage in the port town of Cartagena, Colombia has been named the top new hotel in the world by TripAdvisor users.
According to a recent survey conducted by Small Luxury Hotels of the World, the Maldives islands rank as the most popular luxury vacation destination on the planet.
Malaysian billionaire Quek Leng Chan unveiled a new global and luxury hotel brand on Tuesday as part of his ambition to create a portfolio of 30 top-end hotels over the next decade.
Régis Dho has decorated a “suite éphémère,” a suite whose decor will stay in place for a limited time only, at the prestigious hotel on the Left Bank in Paris, entitling his creation “Night & Day.”
Dorchester Collection, a luxury hotel group controlled by the sultan of Brunei, said Wednesday it has bought the landmark Hotel Eden in Rome from Britain-based Starman Hotels.
The international hotel and resort group has announced plans for a new high-end hotel in Shenzhen. The luxury accommodations will open to the public in 2017 within a 400-meter skyscraper.
Unveiled last week, the suite spans 22,600 square feet or 2,099 square meters and takes up the top two floors of the resort’s west wing at a price tag of $35,000 USD a night.
A luxury hotel in Turkey which once housed sultans from the Ottoman empire has knocked Parisian landmark Hotel Le Bristol from its perch to be named the best hotel in Europe.
Four Seasons just launched their Pin.Pack.Go concept – a pretty cool concept from the luxury brand that gives future Four Seasons guests some insider information from hotel and city experts.
Marriott International has launched a limited edition tote bag with an exclusive print by British luxury accessories brand, Lily and Lionel, according to Marriott International, Inc.
In addition to the services one would expect from a luxury desert resort, the Banyan Tree Ras Al Khaimah Beach now offers an original opportunity to guests through its Arabian Pearl Retreat package.
Italian luxury brand Versace has signed a deal to open its third ‘Palazzo’ hotel, as part of a new casino resort development in Cotai, Macau.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company will open the new Ritz-Carlton, Herzliya hotel in Tel Aviv, Israel, in late 2013, which will be the first urban resort as well as the brand’s first property in the country.
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.
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.
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.
Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort and Spa, Maldives has launched a new private jet service to brings guests directly to the resort in luxury.