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Marriott International expands in Thailand

Marriott International expands in Thailand

The Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach is opening its doors under the flagship brand Marriott Hotels. With more than 2.3 billion Baht invested, the 180-room resort was completely refurbished and now ready to welcome travelers looking for authentic Thai hospitality within a transformed and modern Marriott.

Fairmont plans hotels in Morocco and Saudi Arabia

Fairmont plans hotels in Morocco and Saudi Arabia

Luxury operator Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has signed two new luxury hotel developments in Morocco and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The two new projects include Fairmont Taghazout Bay, Morocco and Fairmont Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia, which are both scheduled to open before 2020.

Sheraton Okinawa Sunmarina Resort opens in Japan

Sheraton Okinawa Sunmarina Resort opens in Japan

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts is opening of Sheraton Okinawa Sunmarina Resort, owned and managed by Ishin Hotels Group. Located on Sunmarina Beach on the Okinawa main island, the resort is a conversion project featuring extensive renovations of both its guestrooms and public spaces.

Hilton Worldwide debuts in Estonia with Tallinn property

Hilton Worldwide debuts in Estonia with Tallinn property

The Hilton Tallinn Park is set to open, marking Hilton Worldwide‘s first hotel in Estonia. The hotel is managed by Hilton Worldwide and owned by Fortuna Travel, part of the Olympic Entertainment Group that is publicly listed on the Tallinn and Warsaw Stock Exchange.

Kandy House joins Sri Lanka Collection

Kandy House joins Sri Lanka Collection

The Sri Lanka Collection has added The Kandy House to its portfolio. This existing nine-room boutique hotel with swimming pool located on the outskirts of Kandy is one of Sri Lanka’s most alluring boutique properties. The addition of The Kandy House – sister hotel to the beach hotel/villa The Last House near Tangalle – into The Sri Lanka Collection’s fold means the number of properties represented by The Sri Lanka Collection is now ten.

Alt Hotel Ottawa opens in Canada

Alt Hotel Ottawa opens in Canada

Visitors to the Canadian capital now have even more choice of quality accommodation to choose from thanks to the opening of the 148-room Alt Hotel Ottawa. The newly built property is conveniently located on Slater Street, just a few blocks away from the city’s iconic Parliament Buildings and is less than a mile from the bustling ByWard Market district; the perfect location for holidaymakers and business travellers alike.

Chateau Lou Casteou reveals latest Body Tonic break

Chateau Lou Casteou reveals latest Body Tonic break

Luxury residence Chateau Lou Casteou in the south of France has revealed its next luxury fitness retreat Body Tonic will be held October on 12-16th. Set in the beautiful French Riviera countryside the fitness retreat at Lou Casteou provides guests with a balance of energetic, fun training and dance classes, stunning coastal and mountain treks, balanced meals and chateau accommodation.

Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina opens in Hawaii

Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina opens in Hawaii

Offering Hawaii’s most memorable holiday experiences for the past 27 years Four Seasons continues to innovate with the opening of its fifth location, the spectacular new Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina. Situated on a pristine stretch of coastline on Oahu’s rugged western coast in the community of Ko Olina, the island’s most luxurious multi-faceted resort experience is completely customised for each and every guest.

Bulgari Hotels & Resorts signs for Moscow property

Bulgari Hotels & Resorts signs for Moscow property

Bulgari Hotels & Resorts has signed an agreement with Russian investor Alexey Bogachev to bring the luxury hospitality brand to Moscow. Moscow-based real estate development company Storm Properties is developer of the project. Plans for the Bulgari Hotel in Moscow have been announced, and it is expected to open in 2019.

Burj Al Arab Terrace opens to guests in Dubai

Burj Al Arab Terrace opens to guests in Dubai

Set in the stunning azure waters of the Arabian Gulf, the highly anticipated Burj Al Arab Terrace has been launched. Located at Dubai’s most iconic hotel, the terrace is a remarkable, one-of-a-kind restaurant, pool, beach and cabana space, offering hotel guests and Burj Al Arab members the finest Arabian hospitality.

Allegri takes up leadership role with Le Bristol Paris

Allegri takes up leadership role with Le Bristol Paris

Frank Marrenbach, chief executive of Oetker Collection, has announced the recent appointment of Luca Allegri to the role of managing director of Le Bristol Paris. Allegri will take over the leadership of the award-wining Parisian palace in August 2016. He will take over from Philippe Perd who has been assigned this function temporarily on top of his role of managing director of Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Antibes.

Park Hotel Group expands in Malaysia

Park Hotel Group expands in Malaysia

Park Hotel Group is expanding into a new destination with its first hotel in Malaysia. In a hotel management contract with a subsidiary of Jaya Mapan Sdn. Bhd., the Group will manage Park Hotel Melaka, slated to open in the first half of 2019.