Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced its intention to open a new luxury hotel and branded residences in Honolulu on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. The project, which has a target opening date in early 2020, will enable Mandarin Oriental to introduce its hospitality to this important tourism and business destination.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has embarked on a comprehensive multimillion-pound restoration of its European flagship Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London, designed to confirm this historic hotel’s position as one of the best in the world. The hotel remains open throughout the renovation which will be completed in spring next year.
Mandarin Oriental will launch a Digital Detox initiative at all of its spas worldwide beginning September 5th, 2016. The programme is designed to help guests find new ways to manage their relationship with technology and the stress that can come with a constantly connected digital lifestyle.
Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum has announced a new collaboration with Mayo Clinic from the United States. Reflecting a joint commitment to wellness and a holistic lifestyle, the Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Programme at Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum will combine the research-based medical expertise of Mayo Clinic with Mandarin Oriental’s signature treatments and therapies, offered in its award-winning, expansive Spa.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group will manage a new luxury hotel and branded residences currently under development in Beirut. Scheduled to open in 2018, the project provides the Group with a unique opportunity to further extend its reach in the important Middle East market.
This September, The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai is recommending Dragon Phoenix, a signature wellness ritual for couples. Dragon Phoenix adapts traditional Chinese healing wisdom to the changing season. Represented by red and gold, the mythical creatures, Dragon and Phoenix are often used to characterise the Emperor and Empress, and they symbolise the power of cosmic energy and marital harmony blessed with good luck and prosperity.
Microsoft has announced it will collaborate with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group to provide Windows 8.1 as a platform for delivering a premium digital experience to the luxury hotel group’s guests. The Group is piloting Microsoft Surface Pro tablets in four of its award-winning properties in London, Washington DC, Las Vegas and Tokyo, providing in-room tablets that feature a custom Windows 8.1 start screen and modern touch apps.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced the opening of a new luxury resort, Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum. Ideally located on a 60 hectare waterfront site on the northern side of the peninsula, at Cennet Koyu (Paradise Bay), with panoramic views over the Aegean Sea, Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum offers the perfect retreat.
Mandarin Oriental International is planning to expand and enhance its wholly-owned hotel in Munich through the construction of a mixed use complex on an adjacent site. New hotel rooms and facilities will be constructed as part of the mixed use complex estimated to open in 2021.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group and UnionPay International have entered into a Global Partnership Agreement, which will allow for closer cooperation on distribution and joint promotions. “We are very pleased to be partnering with UnionPay International,” said Mr Michael Hobson, chief marketing officer, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has signed a new partnership with Etihad Guest, the loyalty programme of Etihad Airways. Etihad Guest members can now earn 500 miles for each eligible stay in a room, or 800 miles in a club room or suite, at any of Mandarin Oriental’s participating hotels worldwide.