Luxury Tourism News

J Haines Luxury to be unveiled at 2016 World Ski Awards

J Haines Luxury to be unveiled at 2016 World Ski Awards

Leading hospitality authority Jenni Haines has announced the formation of a new company offering multi-faceted services in the luxury customer service and hospitality niche. J Haines Luxury, helmed by Haines, will offer a range of services designed to help companies and audiences enhance their guest experience, and also to help luxury travellers with the most discriminating tastes find the best vacation home experiences on the market today.

Formula E coming to Uruguay

Formula E coming to Uruguay

4 July 2014 Press Release Tourism News

The widely anticipated Formula E Championship will arrive to Punta del Este for the first time on December 13, 2014. The new electric race series will see its drivers battle out the third round in South America’s ultimate summer destination.

New openings set to bring fresh approach to luxury tourism in Maldives

New openings set to bring fresh approach to luxury tourism in Maldives

18 June 2014 Press Release Hotel News Tourism News Spa News

As a gaggle of glitzy Maldives newcomers clamour for attention, vying to outdo each other for ostentation and outrageous pricing, one company is setting itself apart with a refreshingly different approach – creating an outstanding, authentic Maldives experience that gives guests more of what they want, rather than simply milking as much money as possible from them.

The Ritz-Carlton, Abama launches today

The Ritz-Carlton, Abama launches today

6 June 2014 Hotel News Spa News

The Ritz-Carlton flag has officially been raised today in Tenerife, Spain, marking the re-naming of one of the island’s unforgettable luxury resorts. Abama Golf & Spa Resort has been managed by The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company since 2007 and has been officially re-named The Ritz-Carlton, Abama.

The changing nature of luxury travel

The changing nature of luxury travel

From life enriching experiences to behind the scenes access that money alone can’t buy, the nature of luxury travel is changing as conspicuous consumption gives way to more discreet travel. The Exclusive Travel Group, architects of refined experiential travel to Australasia, identifies the top trends that are changing the way the jet set travel.

ITC Hotels announces ambitious growth plans

ITC Hotels announces ambitious growth plans

29 May 2014 Hotel News Spa News

India’s leading luxury hotel group, ITC Hotels have announced that they’re set to launch six new hotels by 2018, including two resorts and its first property outside of India, in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Nakul Anand, executive director, ITC Hotels, outlined the ambitious growth plans for the group, which will see their portfolio grow from ten to 16 properties within the next four years, equating to approximately 5,000 rooms.

One&Only Hayman Island set to welcome guests from July

One&Only Hayman Island set to welcome guests from July

28 May 2014 Hotel News

One&Only Hayman Island, Australia’s iconic private island resort in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, will begin welcoming guests on July 1st 2014 and will redefine luxury for the Australian market. The resort has been reimagined, introducing new accommodation, redesigned spaces and the unrivalled One&Only experience.