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.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has announced its second project in India, Fairmont Jaipur. Scheduled to open in 2010, the hotel, located in Rajasthan in the northwest of India, joins Fairmont Hyderabad, the brand’s first foray into the Indian market. The property is being developed by Capricorn Hospitality Investments India.
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General Manager George Terpilowski has announce the appointment of Mark Medrick as Assistant Director of Catering for Washington, D.C.‘s luxurious
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has announced a new addition to its growing residential collection, Fairmont Residences, Zamalek Island, Cairo. Located on the banks of the Nile River on Gezira Island in the highly sought-after Zamalek District, the residences lie between modern downtown Cairo and Giza.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has announced that the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi has been re-branded as Fairmont The Norfolk after a multi-million dollar renovation program.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is appointing John Williams to executive vice president of Europe, Africa and the Middle East (EAME).
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is making new appointments to its culinary teams, bringing with them a wealth of gastronomy experience, a flair for the creative and a commitment to authentically local cuisine.
A new way for hotels to go green has arrived at Fairmont Hotels and Resorts. Computers at the check-in desk will now be powered by wind energy.
By Anna GouldmanChris Cahill, President & Chief Operating Officer, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts speaks exclusively to Breaking Travel News about where the Fairmont brand is heading in 2005.Chris was appointed President & COO of Canadian Pacific Hotels on January 1, 1998 and President & COO for Fairmont Hotels & Resorts on October 1, 2001. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Delta Hotels. As well, he is Vice-Chairman of the Canadian Tourism Commission.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has announced the launch of an ambitious e-business strategy designed to deliver the industry`s most customized and personal travel experience.