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The Slate Phuket, Thailand

Like a grain of sand’s transformation into a thing of beauty at the bottom of the ocean, the Na-Ranong family-owned recently refurbished and renamed hotel The Slate (formally Indigo Pearl) has evolved from a slightly ugly duckling into a swan. The design-led hotel tastefully recalls the area’s tin-mining...  Read More »

The Leela Palace New Delhi, India

Don’t panic if you let out a little gasp as you enter this imposing hotel. Designed to replicate Edwin Lutyens’ colonial India, it is opulence on the grandest scale. Think huge chandeliers, lavish furniture, precious metals adorning every table and an astonishing 14,000 fresh flowers delivered every...  Read More »

The Lygon Arms Worcestershire

There are few things better than a restorative countryside escape, and few better places to get ensconced than this historic hotel in the Cotswolds. Fresh off the back of a revamp, the 16th-century inn is every bit a British affair – previous guests include King Charles I, Oliver Cromwell and Evelyn Waugh...  Read More »

Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong

That Hong Kong has a style of its own is indisputable; a city that has its own chic-style that demands reverence for not only the magnificent architecture of the myriad of soaring steel and glass edifices that give Hong Kong its recognisable skyline but the unbridled passion and dedication that permeates...  Read More »

The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Abu Dhabi

Celebrate the festive season at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi with a big helping of seasonal cheer. Custom packages, culinary delights, and unrivalled service are on offer at one of Abu Dhabi’s most captivating luxury address. Treat your kids to the Gingerbread House Afternoon Tea, where...  Read More »

Festive Seasons Bahrain Bay Manama

Once more the holiday season is upon us and the Four Seasons Bahrain Bay is offering an enticing collection of culinary festive fare; enjoy Bahrain’s warm hospitality and rich heritage at this award-winning hotel. Four Seasons Bahrain Bay is offering a complimentary fifth night if you stay for four consecutive...  Read More »

Hotel de Russie Rome

Hotel de Russie seamlessly balances old and new, with a modern design that respects the classical architecture of the historic building. Located on Via Del Babuino, close to Rome’s Spanish Steps, the hotel enjoys striking views over Piazza del Popolo. What better place to make those special family moments;...  Read More »

Beau­Rivage Geneva

Sitting on the shore of Lake Geneva, in the heart of Geneva, this grand old hotel has been at the heart of the city for over 150 years, under the passionate guidance of the same family for over five generations. Beau-Rivage offers the ideal base to explore the winter wonderland that is Geneva. With your...  Read More »

Anantara Kalutara Sri Lanka

Architectural glory meets sultry paradise at Anantara Kalutara, one of the group’s newest hotels on the verdant teardrop isle. It’s a potent combination. The late Geoffrey Bawa – king of ‘tropical modernism’ – is behind the design, which was one of his last projects. Set in a quaint coastal town...  Read More »

The Ned London

The Ned London It’s simply impossible not to be impressed by the endless style revealed at every turnat The Ned. It was the most hotly anticipated hotel launch in the UK this year and lives up to billing. The scale is huge, which is a fine excuse to revisit, if you ask us. Columns of green verdite marble...  Read More »