Hot or cold? Green or red? Infinity or plunge? The swimming pool has come a long way since the ancient Greek and Roman baths.
88 room hotel from the owners of LUX11, Tom Tänzer and Elmo Hagendorf
Puro Oasis Urbano Hotel will unveil new spaces and a sophisticated flair
Following the successful launch at the international trade fair ITB in Berlin, the Design Hotels Roadtrips – Made by Originals are now bookable at www.designhotels.com/roadtrips.
Mega cities offer the perfect all-in-one travel experience! With populations of more than 10 million – some larger than actual countries – mega cities are an urban tourist’s dream. Design Hotels has taken its pick of three of the most thrilling in the world – Mexico City, New Delhi and Tokyo – and presents one member hotel in each to experience the best of city life.
Design Hotels, an international hotel marketing company, announces 36 new member hotels, increasing its membership to 184 hotels worldwide. In 2009, less than 10% of the hotels applying for membership were accepted.
Design Hotels announces the signing of four of André Balazs’ properties: The Standard, Hollywood; The Standard, Downtown LA; The Standard Spa, Miami Beach and The Standard, New York.
Nowadays nearly every hotel that has a sauna and a treatment room calls itself a spa hotel… but Design Hotels™ presents five hotels that truly deliver on their promise. With everything from astrology counselling to herb saunas, these spas offer facilities and treatments which will transform even the most jaded in to a sparkling beauty, inside and out. For an oasis in the heart of the city the Ono Spa at The Mandala in Berlin, Spaciomm at Hotel Omm in Barcelona and the Miró Hotel spa in Bilbao are perfect places to recuperate whilst enjoying the perks of city life. Alternatively the lakeside spas of the MAVIDA Balance Hotel & Spa near Austria’s LakeZell or La Réserve Genève Hotel and Spa on the banks of Lake Geneva offer picturesque scenery and secluded locations, ideal for those who seek peace and quiet. Whether the plan is to get away from it all at a destination spa or round off a full day of buzzing city life, Design Hotels™ guarantees a truly spa-cial experience!
It’s almost that time of year when the days are short and sunshine is only a distant memory. The Elysian Villas Bali is here to the rescue and calls all hedonists to plan their escape! Bali boasts plenty of fabulous resorts to cure the winter blues, but in terms of affordable luxury, The Elysian tops them all. Twenty-six villas await, each featuring its own eight-metre pool set in a lush walled garden.
Toss the orthopaedic footwear and bring on the Manolos! Madeira may once have been a destination for primarily blue-rinse coach guests, but it has evolved into a stylish island discovered by a new generation of travellers.
Design Hotels™ presents four member hotels offering eco-luxurious experiences at their best.