Six Senses Laamu is the only resort in the Laamu Atoll, deep in the Indian Ocean. Just an inter-island flight south from Malé International Airport and a short speedboat ride brings you to a place of unique, untouched and simple beauty. At Six Senses Laamu, 97 water and beachfront villas are constructed of sustainable materials and spread around the palm-fringed island paradise.
Alila Jabal Akhdar in Oman, at 2,000 meters above sea level overlooking the dramatic gorge and spectacular Al Hajar mountain range, has just introduced a new alfresco Spa Arbour, perched on the edge of the canyon, for some fabulously gravity defying Spa Alila indulgence.
On 15 December, Aman Le Mélézin will reopen for the alpine ski season and mark its 25th anniversary by unveiling a new holistic 800 square metre spa, dedicated to rebalancing both body and mind. Following the recent refurbishment of all rooms and suites in 2016, the new spa will bring two summer seasons worth of works to a close and will provide an extensive wellness sanctuary for guests to ensconce themselves after an exhilarating day on the slopes.
Design Hotels has announced its expansion in California with the addition of Avalon Hotel Beverly Hills and Avalon Hotel & Bungalows Palm Springs to its collection. The company represents and markets a selection of over 290 independent boutique and luxury hotels in more than 60 countries around the world.
Royal Caribbean hosted a bucket-list-worthy viewing party for the Great American Eclipse on Oasis of the Seas. To celebrate this historic event at sea onboard one of the largest ships in the world, Bonnie Tyler joined DNCE in performing her iconic 80s power ballad, “Total Eclipse of the Heart.”