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The Four Seasons Resort & Residences Vail Opens

Dec 28, 2010  |   Contributor: Lena Katz

Luxury Hotels: This winter, Colorado welcomes another Four Seasons to its snowy landscape. The Four Seasons Resort and Residences Vail opened with a quiet ribbon-cutting ceremony on December 10th. This is a relatively boutique property with 121 guest units, 19 fractional-ownership residences and 16 private residences—but it boasts some of the biggest guest rooms in Vail Valley. The smallest is 580 square feet; the largest spans 3500 square feet. All of them have fireplaces—crucial for coziness during Vail’s cold and snowy winter nights. The property is in Vail Village, a 5-minute walk to the Vista Bahn lift.... Read More

The Majesty of the Maldives: Kanuhura

Dec 22, 2010  |   Contributor: Katherine Bond

Luxury Resorts: How does this tiny island keep so many travelers enthralled, thrilled and completely relaxed? That's the question that struck me when I arrived at Kanuhura, one of the Maldives' grandest resorts celebrating its 10th anniversary. I quickly learned Kanuhura is one dazzling spot, not only for its beauty, but also for its ability to spoil guests with countless delights.... Read More

Miami Hotel Heating Things Up: The Mandarin Oriental

Dec 17, 2010  |   Contributor: Cynthia Dial

Luxury Resorts: It's isolated yet centrally located, Asian-inspired but Miami cool, a stylish backdrop for movies and the exclusive retreat of celebrities. Its name: Mandarin Oriental Miami.... Read More

Ski Resort Opens in Park City, Utah: Montage Deer Valley

Dec 8, 2010  |   Contributor: Eric Rosen

Luxury Hotels: It's not every day we hear about a hotel that's been heralded as the world's best ski hotel (by Cigar Aficionado) before it even opens. Come December 8, though, we'll have the chance to find out whether the Montage Deer Valley near Park City, Utah, lives up to that acclaim when the new luxury resort welcomes its first guests.... Read More

Ten Thousand Waves Mountain Spa Resort Brings Japanese Serenity to Santa Fe

Dec 6, 2010  |   Contributor: Ruth Mitchell

Luxury Spas: Tucked away in the hills of Santa Fe is the incredible experience of Ten Thousand Waves where Western ways collide with Eastern tradition.... Read More

Fiesta Americana Grand Los Cabos Golf & Spa Resort: A World Away from Home

Dec 1, 2010  |   Contributor: Diane Sukiennik & Michael Reiss

Luxury Resorts: The Posada Hotel Group reserves the "Grand" brand for the top of their luxury line. Fiesta Americana Grand is one of only two "Grands," the other being the renowned property in Cancun. Fiesta Americana Grand Los Cabos boasts 249 spacious rooms and suites — all with balconies overlooking the stunning Sea of Cortez.... Read More

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas: Sin City's Newest Luxury Casino Resort

Dec 1, 2010  |   Contributor: Christy Stewart

Luxury Resorts: It's a city where over-the-top theatrics and luxury collide; a city where overindulgence is encouraged, inhibitions are ignored, and just about everything is served in excess. Ahh, Las Vegas! Despite some of the country's recent economic hardships, Las Vegas continues to evolve... Read More

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