Marriott has signed an agreement to open a St. Regis in the new administrative capital of Egypt, just outside of Cairo. From the second quarter of this year, the St. Regis Almasa is expected to occupy an existing luxury hotel at the entrance of the city.
The opening follows a two-year, full-scale renovation, restoring the grandeur of the former Grand Hotel Britannia, which opened in 1895 – the same year as the inaugural Venice Biennale.
Marriott has signed an agreement with Alfardan Group to introduce the St. Regis brand to Oman. Expected to open in 2022, the 271-room St. Regis Al Mouj Muscat Resort is planned to rise on a prime beachfront plot within Oman’s lifestyle and leisure destination, Al Mouj Muscat.
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi will play host to the sixth annual World Golf Awards on October 29th. Leading names from the golfing world will join VIPs and figureheads from the golf travel industry for what will mark the first World Golf Awards Gala Ceremony in the capital of the United Arab Emirates.
Sophisticated, striking and ambitious, the Palm Tower is a 52-storey five-star hotel and residential development in the heart of Palm Jumeirah. Featuring award-winning architectural design, the tower will be one of Dubai’s most prestigious addresses, comprising 432 spacious, elegant apartments and a new five-star hotel, St. Regis Dubai – The Palm.
Located in the vibrant district of Wan Chai, the luxury hotel will feature interiors by internationally renowned interior designer, André Fu, as well as two specialty restaurants helmed by award-winning chefs.
Owned by Dubai master developer Nakheel, the hotel will be part of the Palm Tower, a 52-story mixed-use luxury development and the centrepiece of Dubai’s world-famous, award-winning Palm Jumeirah.
As the hotel prepares to host the World Golf Awards in late 2019, Breaking Travel News here speaks to Tom Legg, director of sales at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort in Abu Dhabi, about what is on offer at the property and how the sport continues to develop in the emirate.
Marriott International and Eagle Hills have announced the signing of The St. Regis Tamuda Bay, marking the debut of the luxury hospitality brand in Morocco.
As The St Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort hosts the World Spa Awards, Breaking Travel News speaks to Alexander Blair, general manager of the property, about what is on offer there and what it means to welcome the prestigious ceremony.