Tag Archives: Hotels

Fuchun Boat Rooms

  Inspired by the water tribes of the Ming dynasty, the Fuchun Boat Rooms provide a tranquil lakeside stay in rural China. The hut-like rooms are situated on the shoreline, appearing to float over the water like a boat. Each Fuchun Boat Room cabin is a poetic dwelling designed to evoke the ancient culture of… Read More »

Bask in the Romance of Relais de Chambord

Located in the heart of France’s Loire Valley, the newly opened Relais de Chambord hotel oversees the magnificent Château de Chambord. This majestic architecture was built by King Francis I, rumoured along with Leonardo da Vinci. The perfectly romantic landscape was also the source of inspiration for the backdrop of castle in the Beauty And The Beast Disney movie. The first luxury hotel to… Read More »

The Heritage Villas at Emirates One&Only Resort

A night’s stay at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is luxury lodging on a whole new level. Think a canyon-sized Jurassic Park of sunny escarpments and lavish aesthetic complemented with an access to over 7,000 acres of unspoilt wilderness. Situated within the pristine Wolgan Valley, the villa is a perfect fit for those on a luxury… Read More »

5 Star Ayana Komodo Resort launches in the Land of Dragons

Kukusan Island On a famed island already steeped in rich culture and jaw-dropping sunsets, the exquisite 5 star Ayana Resort and Spa, Bali is the most coveted travel accommodation in the tropical paradise. But this coming summer, the Labuan Bajo, Waecicu Beach Ayana is expected to be bumped up to the top in the list of travel… Read More »

Fauchon announces their first boutique hotel in Paris

Best known for their delicious and beautifully crafted desserts and pastries, Parisian confectioners Fauchon has even launched designer eclairs in partnership with brands like Lacoste, Thierry Mugler and Givenchy. Now, the famed patisserie is moving in a new direction. Fauchon has unveiled plans to launch a chain of 20 boutique hotels, with Fauchon L’Hôtel Paris as their first venture into… Read More »

This surreal hotel is not too far in the future

In a joint project between Innovation Imperative, an architectural practice in London established in 2000, and engineers from Canadian firm WSP, plans are set for a fascinating new hotel with a modular set-up comprised of concrete pods. Although the location of the project is yet to be finalised, its architecture is designed to be adaptable for anywhere around… Read More »

Roberto Cavalli: From Luxury Fashion To Hospitality Business

Roberto Cavalli, an Italian fashion designer who majored in textile print during his schooling years, thrived in his luxury business which included fashion design, perfume and leather accessories. Now, his next foray, though not his first will see Cavalli bring his designer touch on a hotel venture to Saudi Arabia. Mirabilia, is an upscale luxury hotel development in… Read More »

More luxury brands venture into hotel space

  Audemars Piguet makes the latest move amongst luxury brands, teaming up with Bjarke Ingels Group, a Copenhagen and New York-based architecture firm, and Lausanne-based CCHE Architecture. The 50-room hotel in Switzerland will be another addition to string of upscale resorts opened by fashion brands, hoping to leverage on their global prestige. Composed of five sloping, crossing slabs, with… Read More »

Ambitious stakes on Vegas with The Park MGM

Las Vegas is in the midst of some major revamps. In just these recent years, the total construction investment has poured into “Sin City” has totaled up to more than US$5 billion. Some new additions to the neighborhood includes the US$375 million T-Mobile arena (home venue to the Vegas Golden Knights) that unveiled in 2016, and underway plans… Read More »

Bvlgari Hotels & Resorts Announces Launch of Bvlgari Hotel Shanghai

A joint venture between Italian luxury brand Bvlgari and Marriott International, Bvlgari Hotels & Resorts debuts Bvlgari Hotel Shanghai – the sixth jewel in its slew of international hotels and villas. In neoclassical renaissance style befitting of Bvlgari’s Roman roots, the restored and refurbished 1916 Chamber of Commerce Shanghai houses the hotel on its top… Read More »