From 19 to 22 November in the Venice Giorgio Cini Foundation hosted the annual Congress of members of the Association The Leading Hotels of The World, uniting more than 450 luxury hotels worldwide. In addition to discussions of current issues in the hospitality industry, during the Congress was the presentation of awards to the best representatives of LHW.
Award Commitment to Excellence Awards traditionally awarded to those hotels whose concept of service is beyond the scope of the standard. Taken into account and a positive effect on their environmental, social and cultural activities. This year the winners were The Gleneagles Hotel (Perthshire, Scotland), Taj West End (Bangalore, India), Hotel Okura (Tokyo, Japan).
The winners of the prize Commitment to Quality Awards have become hotels of different regions of the world, recognized for high quality service. Continue reading
New positive emotions like nothing else warm feelings. We present you the five most romantic hotels in the world where your heart will be pounding to the beat and you will fall in love with each other again and again.
Romance in the desert.
Banyan Tree Al Wadi, UAE
Located in a quiet place called Wadi Cadena (Wadi Khadeja), Banyan Tree Al Wadi as a protected enclave, surrounded by the mighty, evergreen gotovymi trees, the resort is 45 minutes ‘ drive from Dubai international airport and 20 kilometres from the lively city center of RAS al Khaimah. The resort offers guests privacy in this nature reserve, where the animals are in their natural habitat, as well as a variety of outdoor activities on a private beach and a field for playing Golf of 18 holes.
A 20-minute drive from the resort is the beach club (Beach Club) where guests will be offered water activities tutorials navigation and water skiing. Guests can visit the beautiful club bar, or relax by the pool. Continue reading
Monopoli (Monopoli) is one of the busiest towns on the coast of Puglia. Don Ferrante Dimora di Charme is located in the most prestigious part of the city, not far from the cliffs, framed by the intense blue color of the Mediterranean sea and in the heart of the city. The hotel is a short walk from the most beautiful beaches of Puglia, the ancient city walls and the castle of Monopoli. You can easily visit cathedrals and churches, to discover local products, natural parks and many national events that happen throughout the year.
Don Ferrante is an ancient fortress, carefully restored and furnished with elegant furniture. The use of stone and Opus signium Puglia reflect the most modern methods of bio-architecture, which takes into account the original structure, its charm and historical significance. Don Ferrante Hotel is characterized by a romantic, soft furnishings, bright colours and high quality details. You will be amazed by the soft lights of the 14 fireplaces covering the terrace, romantic sea views, sunbathing and relaxing outdoor hot tub. Continue reading