Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Opens in Oman

Anantara’s first resort in Oman, the hotly anticipated Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort, has opened its doors.  Perched 2,000 metres above sea level on the Sultanate’s fabled ‘Green Mountain’, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort is the highest five star luxury resort in the Middle East and offers a huge variety of activities – from […]

First Chedi for India

GHM announces first Chedi in India, by Lake Powai in Mumbai Soft opening of The Chedi Mumbai scheduled for late 2016 General Hotel Management Ltd (GHM) has joined hands with Rajesh LifeSpaces, one of Mumbai’s most trusted real estate companies, to bring The Chedi brand to the hospitality market in India’s wealthiest city. Rajesh LifeSpaces’ strategic move into the […]

Heritage Christchurch wins big!

Heritage Christchurch has been announced a winner in the World Luxury HotelAwards in the Luxury Historical Hotel category. Heritage Christchurch won the award in the Regional section – Christchurch, New Zealand in these prestigious awards, often likened to the Oscars for luxury properties world-wide. The award ceremony took place in Qatar Saturday night 29 October. “It’s an amazing achievement for our hotel to […]

An Island to Yourself?

An Island to Yourself for Xmas? Kiwi super-mum entrepreneurs and camping enthusiasts Liz Henderson and Sonia Minaar know only too well what Christmas can be like – especially when the family wants to go camping. Which is why they started Canopy Camping – New Zealand’s glamour camping site offering off-the-grid ‘glamour camping’ experiences around the […]

Nanuku combines luxury and culture

Nanuku creates opportunity to combine luxury and cultural immersion  with ‘best ever’ five-day value-added package A key factor which sets Nanuku Auberge Resort Fiji apart from all other luxury resorts in the Fiji Islands is its demonstrated awareness of the synergy lying between tourism and culture in a destination renowned worldwide for its incredible ‘living […]

Oak Shores Queenstown – $million makeover

Queenstown resort Oaks Shores celebrates 10th anniversary with multi-million dollar makeover Queenstown resort Oaks Shores, located on New Zealand’s popular South Island, is celebrating its 10th anniversary in style, unveiling a modern $1.8 million accommodation makeover to mark the occasion. Set on the banks of Lake Wakatipu and overlooking the famous, snow-capped Remarkables mountain ranges, Oaks […]

Maldives: Once in a lifetime Manta Ray experience

ANANTARA LAUNCHES ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME MANTA RAY EXPERIENCE FREEDIVING CENTRE OPENS AT ANANTARA KIHAVAH JUST IN TIME TO SWIM WITH GIANTS Everyone talks about bucket lists these days but free diving with manta rays is truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience… Just in the nick of time to catch this year’s manta ray season which ends in November, Anantara Kihavah Maldives […]

Lanzarac Hotel, South Africa – Refurbished

SOUTH AFRICA: HISTORIC WINE FARM AND COUNTRY HOTEL SHOWS OFF REFURBISHED GUEST ROOMS AND FACILITIES  The rebirth of a grande-dame icon in the Cape Winelands In time for the upcoming South African summer season, the iconic Lanzerac Hotel & Spa, a 5-star hotel on a 325-year-old working wine estate in Stellenbosch, South Africa’s legendary wine country, is welcoming guests with luxuriously […]

Phi Phil Island Village: Surf & Turf & Bespoke Cocktails

Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort Pairs Surf & Turf With Exquisite Bespoke Cocktails Located right by the stunning 800-metre beach that fronts Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort, Coconut Grill and Bar has unveiled a special cocktail menu to pair with the restaurant’s delectable fresh seafood and steak offerings. Top choices on the menu […]

La Bagnaia Golf & Spa Resort Siena joins Curio

La Bagnaia Golf & Spa Resort Siena joins Curio – A Collection by Hilton Hilton  has reached a management agreement with Agricola Merse Srl to bring Curio – A Collection by Hilton to Tuscany. The 101-guestroom La Bagnaia Golf & Spa Resort Siena is set to welcome guests from March 2017. Patrick Fitzgibbon, senior vice president, development, […]