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Shangri-La London Launches Proposal in the Clouds

By Alex Martin

Valentine’s Day may be behind us for another year, but love is still very much in the air at one of London’s most luxurious (and highest) hotels. Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard is offering the ultimate proposal experience for besotted couples ready to take the next step. Named Proposal in the Clouds due to its sky-high location in Europe’s tallest […]

Montage Deer Valley Launches $100,000 Party Package

By Alex Martin

Montage Deer Valley has launched an incredible over-the-top experience to celebrate 10 years since its opening in Park City, Utah. Costing a cool $100,000, the experience takes 10 guests on a journey through the mountain resort’s short but illustrious history. The anniversary offers three nights of luxurious accommodation for all 10 guests. Over those three nights, you and your group […]

Nobu CEO Trevor Horwell on Changing the Hospitality Game

By Alex Martin

Mention the Nobu Hospitality Group and the names that come to mind are the star-studded founding trio of Robert De Niro, Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, and Meir Teper. But CEO Trevor Horwell, who joined in 2009, has inarguably been the fourth cornerstone of the luxury brand. During his decade at the company, Horwell has spearheaded the brand’s successful drive into the […]

The Reverie Saigon: European Opulence in the Heart of Asia

By Elite Traveler

The Reverie Saigon is a spectacular experience. It showcases extravagant, unapologetic European opulence in a storied Asian setting. Located in the iconic Times Square Building, The Reverie Saigon represents the ultimate expression of sophisticated design and impeccable service. The Murano glass ceiling installation in the lobby is something to behold, and best observed on the striking 16-ft Colombostile sofa made […]

Sofitel London St James: A Valentine’s Day in the Heart of London

By Alex Martin

With Piccadilly Circus to my left and Buckingham Palace to my right, I am standing in the beating heart of London, England; but a warming ‘Bonjour’ from the doorman at Sofitel London St James instantly transports me to Paris. The luxury hotel group always aims to bring a touch of French art de vivre to every one of its locations […]

Rosewood Little Dix Bay Reopens After Four-year Refurbishment

By Alex Martin

Rosewood Little Dix Bay is once again welcoming guests after a four-year closure and is promising even higher levels of modern luxury to the British Virgin Islands following a multi-million-dollar renovation. The luxury hotel, located on Virgin Gorda, was the passion project of conservationist Laurance Rockefeller and originally opened in 1964. It quickly became known as one of the world’s […]

Inside the New Hotel Château du Grand-Lucé

By Becca Hensley

Picnicking on a blanket atop a grassy knoll shaded by trees, steps from a medieval wall, within sight of centuries-old, Greek-themed statues gifted by King Louis XV, guests at the newly opened Hotel Château du Grand-Lucé in France’s Loire Valley may lose perspective. So timeless are the rose and apple-blossom-scented gardens, so captivating the view of the white 18th-century Neoclassical […]

Teresa Tarmey Reviews: The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo

By Teresa Tarmey

With over two decades in the industry, Teresa Tarmey is one of the world’s leading skincare experts. In this series, she shares her favorite destinations, spas, treatments and beauty tips. A trip to Japan’s busy capital city of Tokyo is made all the more luxurious – and relaxing – with a visit to one of my favorite spas at the […]

11 Cadogan Gardens Review: A Welcoming London Home

By Samantha Coles

11 Cadogan Gardens is the latest addition to Relais & Chateux — and the first and only London property included in the collection. The hotel is located in the affluent and bustling Chelsea neighborhood, yet is tucked away off Sloane Square and the red-brick facade is uniform with its residential neighbors. In fact, you might miss that it is a […]

Inside the New Four Seasons Los Cabos Resort

By Emma Reynolds

Once a private hideaway in the mid- to late-20th century for famous authors like John Steinbeck, and rock stars needing to escape, the East Cape region of Los Cabos is the next luxury destination for those seeking a quieter alternative to Cabo San Lucas. After years of development, the highly anticipated Four Seasons Los Cabos property is finally opening its […]