Andaz Dubai the Palm has introduced Laurent Philippe Pommey as the new executive chef of the property. Ready to put his spin on things and place Andaz Dubai the Palm on the city’s dynamic culinary map, Laurent intends to pioneer the term ‘farm to table’ for the Middle East.
Atlantis, the Palm is hosting the third edition of its overwhelmingly popular Culinary Month, from November 3rd to December 5th. Having established itself as a must-attend month of events, the resort is inviting guests to meet, learn and eat with some of the most prolific chefs in the region.
Elegant owns and operates seven hotels with 588 rooms and a beachfront restaurant on the island of Barbados. Six of the seven properties are situated along the prestigious west coast of Barbados commonly known as the Platinum Coast.
Hilton the Palm will offer the hottest new dining experience when it opens next year, with Trader Vic’s expected to take its place in an all-star line-up. Dubai Palm Jumeirah residents who love a jalapeño cheese ball and a Polynesian mixed drink are in luck, as popular restaurant arrives in the emirate.
Shinola Hotel has confirmed the appointment of Mark O’Brien as general manager of the property. The hotel, which opened earlier this year, is a collaboration between two Detroit-based brands, luxury watchmaker Shinola and real estate firm Bedrock.
Radisson Hotel Group has announced the signing of the first Radisson-branded hotel in Russia. Set to arrive in the Urals region of the country, the newly built Radisson Hotel Perm will have 150 rooms and is due to open in late 2021.
Marriott International has purchased the 270-room W New York – Union Square in the heart of Manhattan’s dynamic Union Square neighbourhood. The company paid $206 million for the property, with plans for a significant renovation.
Ray Jingshu Zhang has joined Fusion as the new general manager of Fusion Suites Saigon, a chic, wellness-inspired hotel in Vietnam’s largest city. Zhang steps into his first general manager role after a decade working in the hospitality industry throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
Katia Melizer joins Fairmont Dubai from her most recent role as director of housekeeping at the Fairmont Marina Abu Dhabi, where she has been part of the pre-opening team since April last year.
Unique to the Hawaiian market and a Four Seasons first, the all-inclusive hotel will focus exclusively on wellness retreats, offering a comprehensive and fully customisable program tailored to individual needs.
Tribute Portfolio has welcomed the Slaak Rotterdam to its European roster. The move follows a transformation of the Het Slaakhuys building, which was originally designed by Dutch architect Jo Vegter in 1952.
Five Palm Jumeirah has launched Luvya, a brand-new three-day lifestyle festival. The hotel will bring together music, food, art and fashion for a unique beach, basement and rooftop experience from December 12th-14th.