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The Mansion on Cape Cod Gets Refreshed

Just in time for Cape Cod’s busy summer season, the Mansion at Ocean Edge Resort and Golf Club has reopened after a $40 million renovation of the property and resort. The Mansion features 31 two- and three-bedroom villas and 90 guest rooms, and has private access to the resort’s exclusive beach as well as a […]

Sneak Peek: Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai

The Mandarin Oriental Pudong has opened in Pudong, Shanghai, along the left bank of the Huangpu River. The 362-room property has stunning views of the city’s Lujiazui financial district and is steps away from the historic waterfront Bund district. The spa offers many of Mandarin Oriental’s signature therapies and treatments as well as special Chinese […]

Alain Ducasse Opens a New Venue in Saint-Tropez

The renowned chef Alain Ducasse has opened his latest restaurant concept, Rivea, at the Byblos Hotel in Saint-Tropez—just in time for the summer season. It replaces the chef’s restaurant Spoon. The Michelin three-starred Ducasse has created a menu that blends French and Italian influences with local seasonal ingredients. Starters include sardine comfit in a soup […]

Sneak Peek: Segera Retreat, Kenya

Segera Retreat has opened in a 50,000-acre wildlife sanctuary in Laikipia on the foothills of Mount Kenya, just 13 miles north of the equator, surrounded by a savanna and grasslands and home to an array of animals and birds. The property has eight private villas, each with a Jacuzzi bath and private sundeck, as well […]

Sneak Peek: InterContinental Marseille Hotel Dieu, Marseille, France

The InterContinental Marseille Hotel Dieu has opened in a historic 18th-century building in the heart of Marseille, overlooking the Vieux Port, with 194 rooms and suites. In renovating the historically protected building, which was originally designed by Mansart as a hospital, the architect Jean-Philippe Nuel has remained true to the spirit of the structure, which […]

Sneak Peek: Sanderling Resort, Duck, North Carolina

The Sanderling Resort in Duck, N.C., has reopened after an extensive renovation. The overhaul of the resort (located oceanfront on the state’s picturesque Outer Banks) includes two new pools, poolside guestrooms, an outdoor dining deck, and the Beach House bar. The property is also home to the new Kimball’s Kitchen, which offers one of the […]

Sneak Peek: Fogo Island Inn, Newfoundland, Canada

Fogo Island Inn opened this month off the northeastern coast of Newfoundland, Canada. Planned as a cultural and ecological hub, the inn was designed to take advantage of its remote location’s local traditions and natural surroundings. The property has 29 rooms and suites, all of which have breathtaking panoramic views of the North Atlantic through […]

Sneak Peek: Nizuc, Punta Nizuc, Mexico

Nizuc Resort and Spa had its soft opening last month in Punta Nizuc, Mexico, at the gateway to the Riviera Maya. The property has 274 suites and 29 private villas set among the lush scenery of mangroves and the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the second-largest coral reef in the world. The property has six gourmet restaurants, […]

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