THE RETREAT AT BLUE LAGOON IS ICELAND NEW LUXURY HOTEL

The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland is built into an 800-year-old lava flow on the south shore of the lagoon, tapping into the same volcanic aquifer of geothermal saltwater. Upon arrival to the Retreat, guests are welcomed by their individual hosts, who serves as a guide and attendant,
by
Christian Stan, on 9 May. 18, No Comments

HOTEL ST.GEORGE OPENS IN HELSINKI, FINLAND

With a concept and script that combines various elements and touchpoints—from alchemy and science, to culture and enlightenment—Hotel St. George presents a new vision of luxury, crafted almost entirely by Finnish creatives, and framed by an unprecedented dedication to art. With the
by
Christian Stan, on 7 May. 18, No Comments

SIX SENSES KAPLANKAYA, THE NEW WELLNESS HOT SPOT ON TURKISH RIVIERA

Fortunately, Six Senses has plenty of global spa resort experience, with resorts in 11 countries and spas in 10 more. For the company’s first hotel in Turkey, the brand hired the New York–based firm Clodagh Design to redesign the property to fit with the rest of their portfolio: warm,
by
Christian Stan, on 26 Apr. 18, No Comments

SOHO HOUSE OPENS KETTNER’S TOWNHOUSE IN LONDON

Kettner’s Restaurant and Champagne Bar, located in the heart of London’s ritzy Soho district, has long been an institution in the city. Throughout its illustrious, nearly 150-year run, chef August Kettner—rumored to have worked for Napoleon III—and the subsequent staff were said to have
by
Christian Stan, on 16 Apr. 18, No Comments

THE FONTENAY HAMBURG IS NOW OPEN. LAKESIDE LUXURY AT ITS BEST!

Spring has arrived in Europe and with it, one of the continent’s most highly anticipated hotels of the year. Now open on Lake Alster in Hamburg, The Fontenay has been years in the making—an architectural landmark designed by local architect Jan Störmer. A focal point of the hotel is
by
Christian Stan, on 13 Apr. 18, No Comments