Sharp observers will notice that the panel of buttons in The Peninsula Chicago’s elevators excludes not just the 13th floor, but also the
Irish history is inextricably intertwined with the English, and the Merrion’s pedigree is no exception.
The butter-colored stucco terrace of the Hotel Metropole’s Restaurant Joël Robuchon overlooks Avenue des Spélugues as it curves sharply to
Architects W. Hamilton Beattie and A.R.
Parisians have a term—les palais, or the palaces—for their city’s finest hotels.
Baden-Baden, Germany, has been a fashionable terminus for spa-goers ever since the Romans discovered hot water bubbling out of the ground
In opening this much-anticipated new spa, no detail escaped the eyes of mother-daughter team Adriana Mnuchin and Lisa Hedley.
Like an ocean liner permanently moored along Cape Town’s lively waterfront, the Cape Grace hotel juts into the city’s harbor atop a privat
The sheiks in Abu Dhabi witnessed the transformation of Dubai, its fellow United Arab Emirate, from a sleepy, sandy town into a tourist de
Turn-of-the-20th-century Finnish composer Jean Sibelius is said to have seen music in shapes and colors.
Visitors seeking a break from the sensory overload that is New Delhi, India, need only find the palm-lined driveway of the Imperial.
The property, on the western fringe of Kruger National Park, hosts no more than 20 guests at a time in a setting that, aside from the elep
Translated to mean, “California life,” this French-inspired spa is not for the fainthearted.
When owner Mel Zuckerman had the idea to open this now-famous, high-luxe spa back in 1979, everyone (his banker included) said he was craz
Miraval spa has undergone a metamorphosis.
Thalassotherapy goes to new depths at this decadent new over-water spa. And thalasso junkies are taking note.
The Hotel D’Angleterre stands as Copenhagen’s, if not Scandinavia’s, finest hotel.
Though it dates to 1861, Beau-Rivage Palace in Lausanne, Switzerland, is by no means fusty and old-fashioned.
Set high on a cliff on the island of Samui, the resort’s entry affords views of the Gulf of Thailand and, directly below, a collection of
Located outside Ranthambhore in the Indian state of Rajasthan, Aman-i-Khás is the subcontinent’s closest approximation to an upscale Afric
Mexico City has a new, sleek luxury hotel: Las Alcobas, which in Spanish means “the alcoves.” Located in the posh Polanco
Frank Rainieri and Tom Fazio are a perfect twosome.
A dietary practice known for its privations—no caffeine, dairy, refined sugar, chemical additives, or nightshades (such as eggplant and to
With its abundance of beach resorts and wellness retreats, Hawaii has become a haven for spa-goers.
Travelers who may have felt called to the frontier by Amanresorts’ Western-themed Amangani in Jackson Hole, Wyo., can now follow the sun t
For his company’s first destination resort, Sir Rocco Forte—the British hotelier behind Brown’s in London and the Augustine in Prague—sele
The Eco Villa at Six Senses’ new Soneva Kiri resort is best identified by what it lacks: carbon emissions.
After a three-year, $180 million renovation, Marrakech’s La Mamounia has finally swung open its ornate, heavily mosaicked doors to reveal
If God lives in Italy, then he vacations in the south of France—or so the Provençals say.
In 2007, Emirates Hotels & Resorts purchased a 4,000-acre site in Australia’s Blue Mountains with the intention of building a resort-c