Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. has announced the opening of a new restaurant at Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, fronted by celebrity chef Ken Hom.
Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. announced that Board member Philip R. Mengel has been named Interim Chief Executive Officer while the Board continues its search for a permanent CEO. J. Robert “Bob” Lovejoy, who has been serving as Interim CEO since July 2011, will remain Chairman of the Board.
Orient-Express Announces the Launch of Bar ‘21’ at the Iconic ‘21’ Club in New York.
Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. today announced that Paul White, President and Chief Executive Officer, has resigned from the Company and from the Board of Directors.
Set in 32 acres of flourishing gardens, in the charming coastal and mountain village of Deià, Mallorca, there can be nowhere more inspiring than Orient-Express’ La Residencia. New this season, the luxury hotel is inviting guests to explore their inner artist by welcoming Juan Waelder as ‘Sculptor in Residence’. Not only is Juan on hand to offer classes to anyone with a creative flare (and those that don’t!) but he is designing exclusive sculptures for the property. One of his first projects is a special mural to be displayed in La Residencia that guests are invited to participate in and leave their own lasting mark on the property.
Napasai Resort and Spa on the Thai island of Koh Samui is to undergo a redevelopment as part of owner Orient-Express’ strategy of upgrading its Asian portfolio of hotels and resorts.
Napasai, Orient-Express’ stylish and secluded beach resort and residences on Koh Samui, which already has the longest private sandy beach on the island, is set to become a swimmer’s paradise in a latest project to create a 28,000m² crystal clear lagoon and underwater nature reserve.
A group of European banks has refinanced four iconic luxury Italian hotels on behalf of Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. The properties include Hotel Cipriani in Venice, Hotel Caruso in Ravello, Villa San Michele in Florence and Hotel Splendido & Splendido Mare in Portofino.