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Nation's Top Sommeliers To Attend 2013 Naples Winter Wine Festival

Dec 5, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Hundreds of bottles of the finest wines ever produced will be uncorked next month at the 2013 Naples Winter Wine Festival. Sixteen celebrity chefs and 28 vintners will participate in festivities during the event. The sommeliers include wine educators and directors from... Read More

Best Holiday High Teas Hosted by Luxury Hotels Around the U.S.

Dec 5, 2012  |   Contributor: Lena Katz  |  1 Comment

Great news for Anglophiles: You don’t need to travel to Jolly Olde England to get a proper holiday tea, complete with scones and real whipped cream and Yuletide cheer. Some of America’s favorite luxury hotels have adopted the tea tradition—and for those who don’t hold it year-round, the holidays are a popular time for this warming and family-friendly afternoon splurge.... Read More

Luxury Hotel Brands Create New Policies for Niche Markets

Dec 4, 2012  |   Contributor: Lena Katz  |  1 Comment

Hyper-connectivity is out, globalization is in, and culinary quality is beating out quantity among internationally notable hotel brands. Heading into 2013, a quick survey of new brand-wide initiatives shows that luxury hotel brands are getting creative, niche-oriented, and partner-savvy in order to set themselves apart from the competition. A few of our favorites:... Read More

Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain Launches In-Room Camping for Kids

Nov 29, 2012  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

Forget camping under the stars, with the new In-Room Camping at the Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, younger guests can get in on the resort's dedication to adventure. This new children’s amenity will do away with the traditional rollaway bed sometimes brought in to guest accommodations shared by families, and it will replace that rollaway or bed-share with an in-room tent large enough to become a private home-away-from-home for young guests.... Read More

Get in the Christmas Spirit at The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation

Nov 6, 2012  |   Contributor: Sally Farris

The Ritz Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation in Greensboro, Georgia probably won’t see much snow this year, but that doesn’t keep them from celebrating the winter season in style. In addition to decorating the grounds... Read More

A Different Side to The Ritz-Carlton | Succeeding Through Service

Oct 17, 2012  |   Contributor: Courtney Driver

The Ritz-Carlton name is widely associated with high standards and plush accommodations. In fact, the luxury hotel chain has more AAA Five Star Awards than any other hotel brand: a total of 28 properties out of 80 hold the prestigious recognition, along with an additional 16 locations boasting a four-star rating. Many of those same properties are also recognized as the best in their region or even the world by Conde Nast, Travel + Leisure and more.... Read More

Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Set to Open in December, Now Accepting Reservations

Oct 11, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, is now accepting reservations for guest arrivals. The first Ritz-Carlton Reserve in the Americas is set to open on December 12, 2012. The $342 million, 115-key oceanfront luxury resort is located on the footprints of the former Laurance Rockefeller estate. "We are thrilled to unveil this magnificent sanctuary in time for the holidays and 2013 season," said Alejandro Helbling, general manager of Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve. "Our discriminating, discerning customers will find Dorado Beach's unspoiled natural beauty, heritage and world-class offerings exceptionally alluring, making it the perfect destination to debut the first reserve in the Americas." Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, sets on three miles of Caribbean coastline with 1,400 ac... Read More

Ritz-Carlton Hotel Now Open in Vienna

Oct 2, 2012  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has just added to its exclusive chain of hotels by announcing the opening of a new 202-room property located in the central Schubertring Boulevard of Vienna, Austria. The Ritz-Carlton, Vienna comprises four 19th Century palaces and combines traditional architecture with stylish interior design and has a spectacular view of the city’s famous landmarks from its rooms. These include heritage buildings like an opera house, concert halls and museums, which are all a short stroll from the hotel.... Read More

Ultimate Spa Services for Men Around the World

Oct 3, 2012  |   Contributor: Chad Chisholm

Whether in need of a muscle-relaxing massage, soothing skin treatment or even laser hair removal service, men are flocking to spas across the globe. We bring you some of the best the world has to offer for luxury men’s spa services.... Read More

New Ritz-Carlton Video Series Reveals 'The Art of The Craft'

Sep 21, 2012  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

If you've ever wanted a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to provide extraordinary service at a luxury hotel, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C has introduced a video series entitled ‘The Art of The Craft,' which showcases the efforts that their staff goes to ensure every guest has the best possible experience. Each video spotlights a specific man or woman and the service they provide at a Ritz-Carlton resort around the world. “At The Ritz-Carlton, we specialize in creating memories for our guests at every touch point of their experience. From concierge services, to housekeeping, to our sommeliers and shoe shine valets, there is a significant amount of dedicated craftsmanship and care that goes into making... Read More

The First Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Tunisia to Open Late 2014

Sep 20, 2012  |   Contributor: Chad Chisholm  |  2 Comments

Opening late 2014, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company’s newest addition, Ritz-Carlton Tunis, Carthage, will be quite the property. Located adjacent to the Presidential Palace and steps from Carthage’s ancient ruins, the location is prime for culture and luxury travel to converge on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea.... Read More

Number of Luxury Hotel Rooms in "Oriental Hawaii" to Triple by 2013

Sep 19, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  2 Comments

If you're planning to travel to Sanya, known as China's Hawaii, in the next few years, your hotel room options are going to increase significantly. In 2009 there was a plan set to develop the area in which Sanya is located into a much larger vacation destination. By early 2013, the southern Hainan province will see 21,000 luxury hotel rooms compared to the 7,000 available last year.... Read More

Ritz-Carlton and Destination Cellars Present Customized Wine Travel Experiences

Sep 18, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

In the age of experiential vacations, Ritz-Carlton and Destination Cellars have partnered to offer guests customized wine travel experiences via the Ritz-Carlton Rewards program. In addition to access to customized wine trips, the Ritz-Carlton Rewards program members will have direct access to exclusive and rare wines. Led by Estate Sommelier Sean Q. Meyer, who has served as sommelier and wine director for Thomas Keller of The French Laundry and made wines for some of Napa's premier vintners, Destination Cellars is ready to recommend and source with gusto. "Of all the world's great epicurean travel experiences, few are as bespoke as the ones provided by Destination Cellars," said Herve Humler, president and COO, with The... Read More

Newest Luxury Hotel in Vienna | The Ritz-Carlton Opens 80th Property

Aug 28, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has opened its first hotel in Austria in Vienna. The Ritz-Carlton, Vienna, is the ninth hotel in Europe for the luxury hotel company. The new hotel is a 202-room property that is made up of four historic palaces that date back to the 19th century. It offers great proximity to museums, concert halls, and is surrounded by various historic buildings and landmarks in the capital city of Austria. The boutique Guerlain Spa will offer six treatment rooms, including two specially designed for couples. Chef Wini Brugger presents Austrian cuisine on his menu at the Dstrikt restaurant. “We are delighted to open our 80th hotel in this key European capital and to offer discerning global travellers a t... Read More

The St. Regis Princeville an Elegant Hawaiian Escape

Aug 16, 2012  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman  |  1 Comment

As the first St. Regis resort in Hawaii, The St. Regis Princeville brings all the luxury service and standards of the world-class brand to the island setting. Located on Kauai, the resort gives guests a taste of tropical sophistication and superior service.... Read More

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