Today sees Peninsula Hotels’ parent company, Hong Kong & Shanghai Hotels, celebrate an impressive milestone; its 150th anniversary, marking its place as the oldest small hotel group in continuous operation. Since its establishment in 1866, HSH has remained at the forefront of international travel, glamour and rewarding philanthropic work, continuing the founding Kadoorie families philosophy to ‘help people to help themselves’ with their altruistic and charitable contributions and initiatives.
Alex Stute, senior regional sales manager, The Peninsula Hotels talks to Breaking Travel News at Arabian Travel Market 2016 about the Parisian hospitality market and the importance of the Middle East as a source market.
Joint venture developers Grosvenor Britain & Ireland and The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels have announced Westminster City Council’s planning committee has resolved to grant planning consent for a new 190-room hotel, to be known as The Peninsula London. The property will be located at 1-5 Grosvenor Place, Hyde Park Corner, Belgravia in central London.
Plans have been submitted with Westminster City Council for a new 190-room hotel, to be known as The Peninsula London, at one of the city’s most celebrated addresses. Joint venture partners Grosvenor Britain & Ireland and The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, are proposing a new landmark at 1-5 Grosvenor Place, Belgravia in the West End of London.
The Peninsula Paris will open its doors for the first time in the French capital on 1 August 2014 – more than eight decades after its flagship hotel was opened in Hong Kong. This will mark The Peninsula Hotels first foray into Europe.
The Peninsula Hotels’ new experiential website - peninsula.com - aims to tell a deeper story about the brand and its unique properties, offering an immersive, rich and dynamic digital experience that is captivating and visually impactful with extensive use of videos and photography.
The Peninsula Beverly Hills, a resort oasis hidden away in one of the world’s most glamorous cities, is known for its innovative ways of providing luxurious service. The hotel is the only one in Southern California to offer Airport Concierge service, to ease guests’ airport transfers, and to provide complimentary luggage storage for guests between visits.
The Peninsula Hotels, Asia’s oldest hotel brand, today ushered in a new era with three landmark debuts, the launch of “Peninsula Moments”, a new multi-million-dollar global brand campaign, the new PenCities online travel journal and a HK$450 million revitalization of its flagship hotel, The Peninsula Hong Kong, featuring advanced in-room technology that will set new standards of guest personalization.
The Peninsula Hong Kong is unveiling the first phase of its landmark HK$450 million room enhancement programme, which will see all 300 of the hotel’s guestrooms transformed. The opening of the new Tower rooms and suites underscores the hotel’s commitment to defining the future of experiential luxury.
The Peninsula Bangkok has a Tuk Tuk to its hotel transportation fleet, complete with complimentary Wi-Fi, drinking water and cold towels on board for guests - is finished in signature Peninsula Green with comfortable tan upholstery that matches the hotel’s limousines.
The Peninsula Hotels group has outlined plans to bolster its position in Asia over the next ten years, with planned openings in China and India. The luxury group also mooted the possibility of a London property, with a Paris location set to open in 2012.