Beijing: Yanqi Lake Kempinski Set to Open by End of 2014

Yanqi Lake Kempinski Hotel, aiming to become one of Beijing’s most iconic buildings, was designed by Chief Designer Zhang Hai Ao and his team from Shanghai Huadu Architect Design Company. Zhang worked with his team of 60 designers from across...Read more

Indonesia: Fairmont Sanur Beach Bali Set to Commence Operation in December 2014

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts announced it has been appointed to manage an all-suite beachfront resort in Bali, Indonesia. Scheduled to commence operation as Fairmont Sanur Beach Bali by December 2014, it is currently the Regent Bali and is owned by...Read more

InterContinental Fiji Named Island’s Best Resort in 2014

The InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa has been named Best Fijian Property at the Hotel Management Awards held in Sydney last month. “We’re honored to have been recognized by the Hotel Management Awards and are incredibly proud of our...Read more

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Expands China Presence with Henan Province

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has signed an agreement with Henan Donggang Real Estate Co. Ltd for the development of Fairmont Zhengzhou in the capital of Henan Province in central China. Projected to open in 2018, the 350-room hotel will be...Read more

Wyndham Amboseli Golf Resort & Spa Becomes Company’s First Upscale Property in Africa

Wyndham Hotel Group has signed a management agreement for the first  Wyndham Hotels and Resorts property in Africa, the Wyndham Amboseli Golf Resort and Spa, close to the Amboseli National Park in Kenya. The 290-room resort, complete with an 18-hole...Read more

The Beaumont Opens Today in London’s Mayfair District

The Beaumont, London’s newest hotel, officially opens its doors today, September 29, 2014. The first hotel project from Chris Corbin and Jeremy King – the restaurateurs behind The Wolseley and The Delaunay – the 73-room Beaumont is located in the...Read more

Netherlands: De Le’Europe Names Vincent de Croock New Director of Sales & Marketing

Amsterdam’s De L’Europe hotel announced the appointment of Vincent de Croock as Director of Sales & Marketing. “We are thrilled to welcome Mr. Croock to De L’Europe,” said General Manager, Tom Krooswijk. “His longtime dedication to promotion of Amsterdam as...Read more

American Express Travel Releases Fall Travel Trends, Fall Hotel Sale

American Express Travel has released it’s 2014 Fall Travel Trends for current overall bookings as well as those with the biggest year over year jump. Air Trends: Top 10 Domestic Destinations Orlando, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York,...Read more

Connoisseurs Scotland Adds Glencoe House, MacLeod House & Lodge to its Collection

Connoisseurs Scotland’s collection of fine Scottish hotels has just increased by two, with Glencoe House and Donald J. Trump’s MacLeod House & Lodge joining the family of luxury properties effective immediately. The 22-year-old marketing partnership now has 28 members welcoming...Read more

Hilton Buenos Aires Celebrates 10th Anniversary of First Ever Hotel Barbie Room

Hilton Buenos Aires and Mattel have teamed up again to introduce the Barbie Room to the newest generation of Barbie admirers. In line with Mattel’s effort to encourage and inspire young girls that “with Barbie, anything is possible”, the Barbie...Read more