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The Fairmont Hamilton Princess Celebrates 125th Anniversary

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess Celebrates 125th Anniversary

29 January 2010 Press Release Hotel News

This year The Fairmont Hamilton Princess, Bermuda’s Pink Palace (www.fairmont.com/hamilton), will celebrate its 125th anniversary. Since 1885, the hotel has been a landmark on the island and with its rich history, from the Victorian era and the birth of tourism on the island through World War II and into today, is part of Bermuda’s cultural heritage. From community events and historic tours to weekend packages and restaurant offers to a year-long search for hotel memorabilia, the hotel will celebrate this milestone in grand style.

Fairmont set to Open Seven New Hotels Across the Globe in 2010

Fairmont set to Open Seven New Hotels Across the Globe in 2010

14 January 2010 Press Release Hotel News

Throughout 2010, Fairmont will open seven distinctive new hotels in growing markets around the globe. While most are newly developed properties, Fairmont will also throw open the doors at two of the world’s most celebrated addresses: The Savoy in London and the Peace Hotel in Shanghai.

Fairmont adds new jewels along the ancient Silk Road

Fairmont adds new jewels along the ancient Silk Road

1 October 2009 Press Release Airline News

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts today announced the official opening of three new properties along the ancient path of the silk road. Fairmont Nile City, in Cairo, Egypt; Fairmont Yangcheng Lake in Kunshan, China and Fairmont Bab Al Bahr in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, all officially opened the doors to guests today.

World Travel Awards Winners Revealed

World Travel Awards Winners Revealed

22 September 2009 Travel Events News

Cozumel, Europcar, Anthony Travel, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and Mexicana were among the names of travel and tourism bodies which triumphed at the World Travel Awards North and Central America regional ceremony, last night. The ceremony, which was staged in the luxurious Hacienda Tres Rios in Mexico, attracted senior management and decision makes from across the region. The awards, described by the Wall Street Journal as the Oscar’ of the global travel and tourism industry, unveiled who were the best of the best in the region.

Fairmont St Andrews reopens after £17m renovation

Fairmont St Andrews reopens after £17m renovation

7 August 2009 Hotel News

The Torrance golf course at Scotland’s incredible Fairmont St Andrews has just reopened following a redesign, as part of a £17 million renovation programme of the resort facilities. The course will be hosting the Scottish Senior Open from 21-23 August, with designer Sam Torrance among those vying for the title.

Spa with a Grand Prix view

26 June 2009 Press Release Spa News

Guests at the Fairmont Monte Carlo can now watch Lewis Hamilton driving round the famous hairpin bends whilst indulging in a pedicure with the opening of a new spa facility, which comes as part of a €45m refurbishment of the hotel.Drenched in the colours of glittering principality, this newest Willow Stream Spa aims to capture the sea-inspiring energy of the Mediterranean. It comes complete with eight generously-sized treatment rooms and a manicure/pedicure nail spa all awash in the deepest of sea greens and aquamarine to the coolest of sapphire and cyan.

Fairmont plans China debut

30 April 2009 Press Release Hotel News

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is preparing to open its first hotel in China. The Fairmont Beijing, scheduled to officially open in the summer of 2009, is located in Yong An Li in the heart of Beijing’s downtown district.

Fairmont Pacific Rim announce new hotels

12 March 2009 Press Release Hotel News

The Fairmont Pacific Rim is scheduled to open in 2010 and is in Coal Harbour, boarded by Gastown on the east, the financial district on the south and the Burrard Inlet to the north. The hotel will include 415 rooms and 200 residential condos with an unrivalled location adjacent to the Vancouver Conference Centre expansion.

Design firm ready to debut Waldorf Astoria brand in Asia

25 February 2009 Press Release Hotel News

HBA / Hirsch Bedner Associates, designers of the new Fairmont Peace Hotel in Shanghai, are set to revive a second landmark heritage property on the city’s iconic Bund waterfront. The hospitality design consultancy has been appointed by Hilton Hotels Corporation to transform the former Shanghai Club at No. 2 The Bund into the Waldorf Astoria On The Bund Shanghai.