Hotels

HOTELS

In the best hotels, you forget you aren’t at home. Ready to luxuriate in hotel sheets? I’ve got plenty of suggestions. My favorite hotels have all sorts of amenities from spas and golf, to restaurants and more!

Hotel Review: The Quin Hotel – A modern masterpiece

The Quin, a 1926 beaux arts building turned posh hotel in midtown Manhattan, is one of New York City’s newest luxury lifestyle hotels. Situated at the corner of 57th and 6th Avenue, its prime location is just blocks from art, music, fashion—Central Park, Carnegie Hall,...

Sweet Retreat at London’s Lanesborough

The Lanesborough, London's classic hotel, famous for having one of the largest and most luxurious suites in Britain's capital. The Lanesborough Suite, offers a hefty price tag for most (although one can dream, right?) at £14,000 per night, (approximately US $21,716) the cost does not...

Park Hyatt Ningbo Resort and Spa

WHERE: Ningbo, China WHEN: Opened January 10, 2012 WHAT: Located in the eastern province of Zhejiang, Park Hyatt Ningbo Resort and Spa is a relaxing retreat set on the banks of Dong Qian Lake. The lakeside resort features 236 guestrooms, including 17 suites and 10 freestanding villas....

New Opening: Park Hyatt Sydney

WHERE: Sydney, Australia WHEN: Opened February 2012 WHAT: Park Hyatt Sydney will reopen in February after a seven-month total makeover. Located in the Rocks district of Sydney’s city center, the hotel has been reimagined by Melbourne-based design firm BARStudio. All guest rooms are being completely redesigned to...

New Opening: Bali’s Anantara Uluwatu Resort & Spa

WHERE: Bali, Indonesia WHEN: Opening Fall 2012 WHAT: Opening on the island of a thousand temples this spring, Anantara Uluwatu will feature 74 suites, three international dining options, an Anantara spa, and an infinity-edged swimming pool right at the cliff’s edge. Perched high on a limestone cliff...

New Opening: Anantara Sanya Resort & Spa

WHERE: Hainan Province, China WHEN: Opening July 2012 WHAT: Anantara Sanya Resort & Spa is nestled on the southern tip of China between lush mountains and the serene South China Sea. Guests can explore acres of tropical jungle or lounge by the pool and take an afternoon...

Banff: Fairmont Banff Springs Resort

Known as the Castle in the Rockies, the Fairmont Banff Springs Resort sits in a picture perfect setting in Banff, Alberta, Canada. Travelers will appreciate that few hotels in the world rival the majesty, hospitality and grandeur of The Fairmont Banff Springs resort. Located in...

Bali: The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah, Ubud

The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah Ubud in Bali (Indonesia) is nestled in an exclusive estate surrounded by lush greenery and verdant rice fields, elegantly appointed villas and suites gracefully scattered over 12.35 acres expanse, rural landscaping, privacy is of the essence. Traditional Balinese architecture and contemporary...

London: The Ritz

Classically appointed, the privately owned Ritz London, recently completed a major refurbishment which has combined the most modern technology with traditional elegant surroundings. The 137 guest rooms in the hotel have been completely renovated and redecorated to recapture their original splendor. Fabrics have been woven...

Costa Rica: Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens

Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens, a 50-suite property in the Arenal region of Costa Rica, recently completed a year-long transformation, making it one of the hottest properties in the country. Nayara offers two suite categories: the Casita Deluxe (855 square feet) and Nayara Suite (1,135...

South Africa: Le Quartier Français

Le Quartier Françaisis a luxurious Relais & Châteaux country inn situated in the French Huguenot valley of Franschhoek, in the Cape Winelands. The Auberge offers eleven en-suite Auberge Rooms, three Grande Rooms, two Petite Garden Suites and two deluxe Auberge Suites (with splash pools), which...

HOTEL OPENING: The LIT in Bangkok, Thailand

Lavish Life at The New LIT! Bangkok Hotel Once you are ready for a recess from the commotion in life, visit Bangkok where you do not want to miss shopping and visiting gorgeous spas. Newly opened character hotel, “LIT! Bangkok” is well located just off Siam...