Having first opened its doors during 1927, the Sheraton Grand London Park Lane was a well-known haunt of the Bright Young Things of 1920s Mayfair, serving cocktails to many renowned celebrities and VIPs throughout its history. Now, partnering with drinks historian Rebecca Dale, the property has launched a new series of drinks as it seeks to revive its former glories. Chris O’Toole ducks in for Breaking Travel News to see what is on offer.
Marriott International has further expanded in Algeria with the opening of its seventh hotel in the country, Sheraton Annaba. The company already operates six hotels in Algeria including Constantine Marriott Hotel, Renaissance Tlemcen Hotel, Sheraton Club des Pins, Sheraton Oran, Le Meridien Oran and Four Points by Sheraton Oran amounting to 1,580 rooms.
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts will open the Sheraton Huangdao Hotel, located within the Qingdao Economic and Technological Development Zone. The opening of Sheraton Huangdao Hotel marks the third property in Qingdao, underscoring the popularity and demand for Marriott’s most global brand in the region.
London’s Bright Young Things were out in force last night as the Sheraton Grand London Park Lane celebrated its new look following a multi-million pound renovation. Marking the start of an exciting new chapter in its 90-year history, the Mayfair icon entertained VIPs and guests with live acts in the hotel’s renowned art deco ballroom, British-inspired cocktails and canapés in the new Smith & Whistle bar and show-cooking stations in the hotel’s Italian restaurant, Mercante.
Thomas Flindt, general manager, Sheraton Bahrain Hotel, talk to Breaking Travel News about their success at the World Travel Awards.
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts have designated Sheraton Salzburg Hotel as a Sheraton Grand, welcoming it to the brand’s premier tier of hotels recognised for their enticing destinations, distinguished designs, and excellence in service and guest experiences. Having just completed a comprehensive, five year top-to-bottom renovation, the Sheraton Grand Salzburg joins a portfolio of 34 other Sheraton Grand properties worldwide, with destinations ranging from Istanbul and Dubai, to Beijing and beyond.
Samoa has welcomed its second global hotel brand as Aggie Grey’s Hotel in the centre of country’s capital city, Apia, reopens its doors as The Sheraton Samoa Aggie Grey’s Hotel & Bungalows. It follows the opening of the Sheraton Samoa Aggie Grey’s Resort last year. Founded in 1933 by Aggie Grey, it has seen various reincarnations; from burger joint to serve the troops to a hostel dormitory for visiting servicemen.
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts is opening the Sheraton Georgetown Texas Hotel & Conference Centre, a 222-room hotel located in the heart of Georgetown, Texas, and just 27 miles outside of Austin. The hotel offers ample meeting space with sophisticated design, appealing dining options and convenient access to the city’s most charming attractions.
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts has announced the designation of the Sheraton Grand London Park Lane, welcoming it to the brand’s premier tier of hotels recognised for their enticing destinations, distinguished designs and excellence in service and guest experiences. Joining 32 other Sheraton Grand properties worldwide, the Sheraton Grand London Park Lane will start a new chapter in the hotel’s 90-year history this October, following a multi-million pound top-to-bottom renovation.
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts is opening of Sheraton Okinawa Sunmarina Resort, owned and managed by Ishin Hotels Group. Located on Sunmarina Beach on the Okinawa main island, the resort is a conversion project featuring extensive renovations of both its guestrooms and public spaces.
Nick Heath, general manager, Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel talks to Breaking Travel News at Arabian Travel Market about the tourism market in Doha and the recent decision to join the Sheraton brand.
Starwood Hotels will bring the Sheraton brand to the upmarket resort town of Cascais in Portugal with the signing of the Sheraton Cascais Resort. Owned and managed by United Investments Portugal, the property will join the Sheraton brand on February 24th, 2016 under a franchise agreement with Starwood.