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Breaking Travel News investigates: San Clemente Palace Kempinski, Venice

Breaking Travel News investigates: San Clemente Palace Kempinski, Venice

22 May 2019 Focus

Set among a centuries-old park, antique courtyards and a 12th-century church, San Clemente Palace Kempinski provides the perfect setting for total relaxation, just minutes from St. Mark’s Square. With the property recognised as the World’s Leading Palace Hotel by World Travel Awards, Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole pays a visit

Henk Meyknecht, chief operating officer, Middle East & Africa, Kempinski

Henk Meyknecht, chief operating officer, Middle East & Africa, Kempinski

3 May 2019 Videos

Speaking to Breaking Travel News at Arabian Travel Market, Henk Meyknecht, chief operating officer in the Middle East and Africa for European hoteliers Kempinski, tells us about his plans for expansion in the region. With the new Emerald Palace Kempinski Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah receiving top reviews, the company seems well placed to grow further.

Slim Zaiane, general manager, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates

Slim Zaiane, general manager, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates

2 May 2019 Videos

Chatting at Arabian Travel Market in Dubai, Slim Zaiane, general manager at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, tells Breaking Travel News what is on offer at the property, assesses the mood in Emirati hospitality and reveals what we can look forward to at the hotel this year.

Behrens appointed cluster general manager with Kempinski

Behrens appointed cluster general manager with Kempinski

11 April 2019 Hotel News

Kai Behrens has been appointed cluster general manager of Kempinski Palace Portoroz in Slovenia and Kempinski Hotel Adriatic in Croatia. He has been appointed with the aim of further positioning the two properties as the leading luxury hotels in the region.

Kempinski chief executive to depart next year

Kempinski chief executive to depart next year

14 March 2019 Hotel News

Kempinski Hotels has revealed Markus Semer will step down as chairman and chief executive of the company next year. In a dramatic day for the hotel company, chief financial officer Colin Lubbe said he would also leave.