After undergoing a complete reinvention, Wilderness Safaris’ Jao Camp has reopened in the heart of Botswana’s Okavango Delta. In addition to featuring five spacious tented suites, Jao is delighted to reveal its two new exclusive villas, each with its own private vehicle, guide, chef and butler.
Centara Hotels & Resorts has added a new destination to its Thailand collection with the launch of a beautifully designed seafront hotel facing the Gulf of Thailand in Sriracha.
Radisson Hotel Group has promoted Katharina van Beugen-Mayr to the role of regional PR and communications manager for the Middle East. She joined the group in 2016 as PR and marketing communications manager for Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai, Media City.
ShuiQi Spa at Atlantis, the Palm has announced the launch of a summer Pamper Me package. Offering UAE residents a relaxing day at Atlantis, the Palm, the deal includes a massage, beach and pool access and lunch.
Latitude Hotels has hosted a launch event for the highly anticipated Latitude 0° at the Conduit in Mayfair, London. A room buzzing with journalists, trade colleagues and investors was filled with the sound of Ugandan music while all admired images of the beautiful new hotel displayed around the room.
Besele Moses Moloi has been appointed sous chef at Grei at the award-winning Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa.
Swiss-Belhotel International has continued the expansion of its Indonesian portfolio with the launch of a newly rebranded hotel in Bogor, West Java. Swiss-Belhotel Bogor opened with a tumpeng cutting and celebration.
The board of directors of Half Moon, one of the Caribbean’s most iconic resort destinations in Montego Bay, Jamaica, has selected Salamander Hotels & Resorts to manage the award-winning 400-acre property.
Six Senses will expand its footprint to Central America as it teams up with the Canyon Group to announce the development of Six Senses Papagayo. The Costa Rican property offers a new adventure for those seeking love of life and health in a private, eco-conscious and away-from-it-all destination.
Kerzner International Holdings has announced the promotion of two key executives. Philippe Zuber has been promoted to chief operating officer of the company, while Brett Armitage has been promoted to the new role of chief commercial officer for Kerzner International.
An independent assessment by the international tourism advisory expert, Martin Jansen van Vuuren, has quantified the significant economic benefits to host countries of the influential Africa Hotel Investment Forum.
Hurtigruten’s new hybrid powered MS Roald Amundsen has made what the company is calling maritime history, becoming the first cruise ship in the world to sail purely on battery power.