Category Hotel Reviews

New hotels: 16 of the best new hotel openings for 2016

Every year new and exciting hotels open their doors for the first time. Many, especially the ones who travel often, anticipate this list of new hotels with relish. Some are situated in remote and romantic hideaways, others in major city hubs. Whatever the case they usually provide some unique aspect that will satisfy the strongest critic.

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Top 10 places to stay when visiting the Australian Open tennis

One of the four major Grand Slam tennis tournaments is held in Melbourne and named the Australian Open. Thousands upon thousands flock each year to attend this tournament and is very popular with the locals but also attended by many visitors from overseas.

Here we share with you our top 10 places to stay that are within walking distance to the Australian Open or a few minutes by cab. Even though it’s in the middle of our summer and can be a nice sunny day Melbourne is also renowned for it’s erratic weather, some say it is known to have all 4 seasons in the one day.

Don’t believe me, come visit us.

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For details on each hotel use the link, this will give you all the information you need.

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10 hotel rooms with spectacular views

At the end of a hard day of sightseeing, touring, hiking or museum hopping you can still enjoy what your destination as to offer from the comfort of your hotel room.

1. Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong

There’s no place to feel the endless Hong Kong buzz than from this hotel.

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2. Mena House, Cairo, Egypt

Enjoy the pyramids from this palatial hotel surrounded by 40 acres of luscious  green gardens.

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3. Hotel Salto Chico, Patagonia, Chile

This hotel is located in the Patagonia region, if it’s nature and wilderness you’re after then look no further. The stunning views will leave you breathless.

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Be a prez for a night and stay at the Waldorf Astoria’s presidential suite

For a mere $4000 bucks a night you too can stay at the exclusive at the Waldorf Astoria’s Presidential suite. Be a prez for a night.

Inside the Waldorf Astoria’s Presidential Suite – New York Times Fri, 13 Feb 2015 01:02:34 GMT

Inside the Waldorf Astoria’s Presidential SuiteNew York TimesStill, you don’t have to be the president of the United States to reserve the presidential suite at the Waldorf Astoria hotel. As of midday Thursday, the three-bedroom, three-bath suite on …

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New hotels in Asia beside on the water

If you love staying near the water and most of us do right, then you will enjoy these new hotels that offer just that.

New Hotels in Asia for Sand and Surf – Fri, 13 Feb 2015 18:47:50 -0800

Whether your idea of going coastal involves surf spray intensity, paddleboard calm or some gently lapping middle ground, this new crop of Asian hotels and resorts celebrates the sea in a range of moods. Room styles vary too …

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Hotel Romeo, Naples

The cities latest 5 star hotel, be prepared to be dazzled by this new addition, it’s all class and the views are spectacular….more details can be found here

Hotel Romeo, Naples

“See Naples and die,” or so they say. The same quote is often applied to Florence, but in my experience this chaotic yet spectacular city beats Tuscany’s capital hands down in many respects. Admittedly it cannot compete with Florence’s incredible architectural and artistic heritage, but it’s far less overcrowded, its restaurants feel like real places

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7 amazing World Ice Hotels

For the adventure seekers or the curious, here is a selection of 7 Ice Hotels from around the world.

1. Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort in Saariselkä, Finland

Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort

2. Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel in Alta, Norway…read more details


3. SnowVillage Snow Hotel in Kittilä, Finland…read more details

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4. Snow Village, Montreal, Canada…read more details


5. Kirkenes SnowHotel, Kirkenes, Norway…read more details


6. Icehotel in Jukkasjärvi, Sweden…read more details


7. Balea Ice Hotel in Cîrţişoara, Romania…read more details

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Take a peek inside the Baccarat Hotel in New York

This hotel is opening in March 2015 and will be a dazzling addition to Manhattan’s luxury accommodation scene. With a myriad of delays along the way it’s finally opening it’s doors to the public.

Baccarat Hotel New York
 Unique Baccarat crystalware stands outside each room

Its opening has been delayed repeatedly, but this time it’s for sure: New York’s Baccarat Hotel will open on March 2. And with further information and renderings of the property now available, fans of the 250-year-old French crystal company are likely to think it worth the wait.

On 53rd and Fifth and located directly by MoMA in Midtown Manhattan, the 114-bedroom hotel will occupy the lower levels of a 50-storey Skidmore, Owings & Merrill-designed skyscraper...

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7 best resorts and hotels in Antigua

Antigua is an island of the West Indies in the Caribbean region and populated by 80,000 people. It’s main economy revolves around the tourism industry and no wonder it has abundant beauty and with over 300 beaches it is the perfect getaway to soak the sun and recharge the batteries. Although it has much to offer like scuba diving, sailing and windsurfing to name a few.

Most resorts listed are all inclusive and offer excellent service with the best beach  locations with most offering private balconies each with gorgeous views.

St James Club

Steve Levine photographer,Steady 70 2009 Antigua Elite Islands R

St James Club Nestled away on a secluded 100-acre peninsula on the southeastern corner of Antigua the resort exudes a club-like ambiance. It caters well for families, singles, couples and caters for weddings and honeymooners...

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The Arch Hotel London

The Arch Hotel is a luxurious hotel located in an enviable position in central London. In close proximity to the Marble Arch in Great Cumberland Place.

The hotel spans seven Georgian townhouses and two mews homes.

Facilities include a fitness center and library with free WI-FI and valet parking.

There are 82 originally designed guest rooms and suites filled with the latest technology including Sky HD TV, internet radio, CD/DVD player, iPod dock, free soft drinks and Nespresso machine.

The Arch Hotel caters for various occasions such as Festive Events, meeting rooms, private dining and any special occasion you desire. With their team of experienced meeting and events professionals ensue that every occasion is memorable and professional in every way.

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