Inspirato Announces Cadillac as Exclusive Automobile Partner

(Denver, Colo.) – October 16, 2014 – Inspirato announced today that it has named Cadillac as the official vehicle of Inspirato. As part of this exclusive partnership, Cadillac will provide a fleet of vehicles for member use at select Inspirato vacation residences. “We are thrilled to call Cadillac the official vehicle of Inspirato,” said Brent […]

Inspirato Unveils New Residences in St. John

Inspirato with American Express announced today the addition of 14 Inspirato Signature Residences in St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands to its rapidly expanding, members-only vacation portfolio. Located within the five-acre private, gated enclave of Sirenusa above the town of Cruz Bay, the club’s new Signature Residences in St. John are elegant, Italian-inspired villas. […]

Inspirato and Portico Announce Combination

Inspirato LLC and Portico Club LLC this week announced they have combined, joining the two fastest growing destination clubs to provide members with increased choice and added flexibility. As a result of the combination, the majority of Portico’s residence portfolio will be joined with Inspirato’s portfolio, and Portico members will be invited to join the […]

Portico to Provide Trov Members with Special Membership Offers and Benefits

Trōv®, whose applications help people collect and benefit from information about everything they own, today announced a partnership with private destination club Portico℠, to provide Trov members with access to unique vacation home experiences beyond traditional hotels and resorts. The announcement comes as Portico extends its reach to 73 of the world’s best places for its discerning base […]

Masters of Modern Luxury: Brent Handler

Brent Handler Pioneered the destination-club concept when he cofounded Exclusive Resorts in 2002. Nine years later, he reinvented the industry he had helped create with the launch of Inspirato, a membership organization that offers access to vacation homes worldwide without the large up-front fees of a traditional destination club. Inspirato’s portfolio ranges from châteaux in […]

Best of the Best 2012: Vacation Homes: Inspirato

Since their introduction nearly 14 years ago, destination clubs have become popular with affluent travelers looking to vacation in, but not own, multimillion-dollar homes worldwide. But with the economic downturn came the faltering of the nascent industry; some clubs filed for bankruptcy, and members took large investment losses on their membership deposits. Those troubles, however, […]

Vacation Homes: Staying Loose

Destination Clubs typically appeal to couples and families who like to travel widely without the costs and inconveniences of owning multiple vacation homes. But the clubs, which offer the promise of five-star vacations in multimillion-dollar homes in far-flung locations, are not without their drawbacks, including restrictions on travel dates and high up-front membership fees and […]