MANDARIN ORIENTAL RITZ TO OPEN THIS SUMMER IN MADRID, SPAIN

King Alfonso XIII officiated at the grand opening of Hotel Ritz in October 1910, which unveiled lavish touches that delighted Madrid society (like the custom carpets from Spain’s Royal Tapestry Factory). Since that time, the Hotel Ritz has been an icon in Madrid, rolling out the red carpet
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TAJ FATEH PRAKASH PALACE, UDAIPUR IS NOW OPEN IN INDIA

The House of Mewar is one of the oldest dynasties in the world, tracing its origins to 1300 years ago. Fateh Prakash was built during the reign of Maharana Fateh Singh Mewar in the 19th century as an exclusive venue for royal functions. Meticulously preserved, the Taj Fateh Prakash
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Christian Stan, on 7 Jan. 20, No Comments

GREAT SCOTLAND YARD HOTEL, LONDON IS NOW OPEN

The opening follows a major restoration and full-scale renovation that breathed new life into one of London’s famous landmarks as it opens to the public for the first time in nearly two hundred years. As part of a collection of unique hotels each with their own distinct story, Great
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Christian Stan, on 18 Dec. 19, No Comments

EMIRATES PALACE ABU DHABI TO BECOME A MANDARIN ORIENTAL HOTEL FROM JANUARY 2020

As well as managing the property, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is also planning to complete extensive renovations across the hotel over the next two years. During the works, the hotel will remain open to guests. These will include upgrading guestrooms and leisure facilities, as well as
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Christian Stan, on 17 Dec. 19, No Comments

PALAZZO VERSACE DUBAI, THE SECOND BEST HOTEL IN THE MIDDLE EAST IN 2019!

  “We are honoured to be recognised again by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards and to be number two following the most iconic and internationally known hotel”, said Sandra Tikal, General Manager of Palazzo Versace Dubai. The architectural style of Palazzo Versace
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Christian Stan, on 11 Dec. 19, No Comments

5 AMAZING SKY-HIGH VENUES TO RING IN THE NEW YEAR 2020

Bangkok, Thailand: The Dome at lebua Travelers can celebrate NYE with a bucket list trip to the world’s first vertical destination and only property in Bangkok with two Michelin-ranked restaurants at the Dome at lebua - soaring 820 feet above the skyline with unparalleled views of
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LA MAMOUNIA, MARRAKECH TO CLOSE FOR RENOVATION IN 2020

Now, La Mamounia has announced another major renovation that will see it close from May 25 to September 1, 2020. The hotel has appointed Jouin Manku, the celebrated Parisian design studio, to oversee the refurbishment project, which will completely overhaul the restaurants and give the
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Christian Stan, on 26 Nov. 19, No Comments

LIVE LIKE A MAHARAJA! ROYAL PALACE IN JAIPUR NOW LISTED ON AIRBNB

The residence was built in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the royal founder of the city of Jaipur, and still houses the city's royal family today. Distinguished guests of the palace have included Princess Diana, Oprah Winfrey, Bill Clinton and Jackie Kennedy. Beginning November 23,
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Christian Stan, on 18 Nov. 19, No Comments

MANDARIN ORIENTAL TO MANAGE LUXURY HOTEL ON LAKE LUCERNE, SWITZERLAND

The iconic Hotel Palace Luzern first opened in 1906 and is located in the heart of the city, on the shores of Lake Lucerne. Lake Lucerne, Switerland The multi-million-dollar renovation will include the restyling of all guestrooms and suites, the redesign of the public areas,
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Christian Stan, on 28 Oct. 19, No Comments

THE ST.REGIS VENICE DEBUTS ON GRAND CANAL

In total, the hotel comprises five “palazzi,” the oldest of which dates to the 17th century. The hotel has 169 guestrooms and suites, many of which have private terraces or Juliet balconies offering views of Venice’s top landmarks (think: Santa Maria della Salute Basilica and the
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Christian Stan, on 17 Oct. 19, No Comments