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Six Senses to launch new property in Loire Valley, France

Six Senses to launch new property in Loire Valley, France

11 July 2019 Hotel News

Six Senses is expanding further into Europe with the 2022 opening of Six Senses Loire Valley, France, in the village of Saint-Laurent-Nouan. The resort will be located in the UNESCO World Heritage region renowned for historic chateaux, medieval towns, fine wines, great food and unspoiled landscapes.

Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese re-opens in Italy

Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese re-opens in Italy

11 July 2019 Hotel News

Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese has re-opened following a complete redesign by French architect and interior designer, Jean-Philippe Nuel. The 78-room hotel lies on a quaint street in the centre of the city, just moments from iconic landmarks including the Villa Medici, the Trevi Fountain and the Spanish Steps.

France unveils plans for new €180m aviation tax

France unveils plans for new €180m aviation tax

10 July 2019 Airline News

Officials have unveiled plans for a new tax on all flights from airports in France. Branded as an ‘eco-tax’, the new levy is expected to raise around €180 million annually from 2020, according to transport minister, Elisabeth Borne.

Hyatt Regency Chantilly opens in France

Hyatt Regency Chantilly opens in France

9 July 2019 Hotel News

Hyatt Regency Chantilly has opened to become the ninth Hyatt branded hotel in France. Reminiscent of an 18th-century hamlet, the 211-room property is set along the Nonette River in the historic town of Chantilly.