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The SE SPA Journey at Grand Velas Los Cabos

By Elite Traveler

SE SPA defines the junction where luxury joins serenity to create a world dedicated to one’s wellness and wellbeing.  From the moment guests arrive, they realize that it is time to slow down their breathing and allow themselves to be transported to a place where they are clearly the center of attention. Drenched in Mexican culture and inspired by the […]

The St. Regis Hong Kong is Officially Open

By Emma Reynolds

Located in the Wan Chai district, The St. Regis Hong Kong has officially opened its doors today in the vibrant city. Founded in New York City by John Jacob Astor IV more than a century ago, The St. Regis is planning to deliver its legacy of butler service and signature luxury to its first hotel in the city. The 27-story […]

The Secluded Paradise of Four Seasons Resort Lanai

Four Seasons Resort Lanai is your gateway to a secluded island paradise. Experience 90,000 acres – unspoiled, unhurried, and unequaled – with many activities managed by Four Seasons. With the Lanai Explorer offer, enjoy unlimited activities, including championship golf, horseback riding, off-road adventures, archery, mountain biking, tennis and water sports. Enhance your visit with a number of complimentary activities featured […]

Grand Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat Launches Domaines Ott Experience

By Alex Martin

The Grand Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat, an Elite Traveler Top 100 Hotel, will this summer offer guests the chance to visit one of France’s most exclusive vineyards, Domaines Ott. Domaines Ott has forged an enviable reputation for making some of the best rosé in the world since it was founded more than 100 years ago by Marcel Ott. Now, guests at the […]

The Peninsula Hotels Launches Immersive Contemporary Art Experience

Travelers seek out authentic and unique experiences wherever they go and hotels are listening. The Peninsula Hotels recently launched its immersive traveling art experience, called Art in Resonance, that engages all five senses. The traveling art program will circle the world. The first stop? Hong Kong. These experiential art installations seen within the program were curated by Isolde Brielmaier and […]

Louis Vuitton Launches Horizon Soft Luggage Collection

By Emma Reynolds

Traveling just got chicer with Louis Vuitton’s new Horizon Soft luggage the collection, designed by industrial designer Marc Newson. Though the brand’s hard luggage collection, also designed by Newson and released in 2016, has been an iconic staple in its collection, this new soft-sided rolling luggage was made with the modern traveler in mind. These innovative suitcases are practical for […]

Spa of the Week: The Spa at Sun Valley Resort

By Emma Reynolds

Ski season may be coming to a close but there’s no better time to head out West to enjoy all of the springtime activities that Sun Valley Resort in Ketchum, Idaho has to offer, including the 20,000 sq-ft spa.  Every inch of the palatial Spa at Sun Valley Lodge (part of Sun Valley Resort) has alpine-chic decor and special details […]

Cocktail of the Week: The Botanist Gin’s Fruit of Thyme

By Emma Reynolds

Fruit of Thyme with The Botanist Gin 1.5 oz The Botanist Gin 4 oz tonic water Slim grapefruit wedge Sprig of thyme To make, squeeze grapefruit wedge into a cocktail glass before adding The Botanist Gin. Add ice and top with tonic water. Garnish with a sprig of thyme. Celebrate Gin + Tonic day on April 9 with none other […]

Elite Review: The Spa at South Lodge

By Alex Martin

South Lodge Hotel is a long-established luxury hotel set in the idyllic surroundings of England’s South Downs. With individually-styled suites and award-winning fine dining options, it is unquestionably one of the best country house hotels in the country. Until now, however, there has lacked a spa service befitting of the hotel’s reputation. That changed in March with the launch of a […]

A Week at Saruni Samburu in Kenya

By Emma Reynolds

You’d be remiss to mention Africa’s exceptional wildlife, game reserves and breathtaking views without thinking of Kenya’s Saruni Samburu property  —  a luxury lodge comprised of six eco-villas overlooking the Kalama Conservancy and Mount Kenya. This intimate lodge, the only lodge set within 200,000 acres of pristine, untouched land and is known as one of the best stays in Kenya for a luxe […]