Orient-express Hotels News

Orient-Express to rebrand as Belmond

Orient-Express to rebrand as Belmond

25th Feb 2014 Hotel News Rail News

Orient-Express Hotels has announced it will market its collection under a new brand, Belmond, from March 10th, 2014. Marking an important new era in the company’s history, the new name seeks to embrace all that is unique about the travel operator.

Philip Mengel named interim CEO of Orient-Express Hotels

Philip Mengel named interim CEO of Orient-Express Hotels

22nd May 2012 Press Release Hotel News

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.

Create your own Masterpiece at La Residencia’s

Create your own Masterpiece at La Residencia’s

28th Apr 2011 Press Release Hotel News

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.

Orient-Express to revamp Napasai spa resort

Orient-Express to revamp Napasai spa resort

23rd Mar 2011 Press Release Spa News

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.

Orient Express to create Koh Samuis most sublime beach resort

Orient Express to create Koh Samuis most sublime beach resort

21st Mar 2011 Press Release Hotel News

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.