Day: October 5, 2019

Jumeirah Beach Hotel Dubai

Jumeirah Beach Hotel Dubai

This glossy hotel overlooking Dubai’s famous racecourse caters to both sporty types and luxury lovers.  One of Dubai’s original beach hotels, this sparkling beachside, the wave-shaped tower is as popular with families (there’s a fantastic waterpark) as it is with adult sun-seekers, beloved for its multiple dining options and five swimming pools. There’s a golf […]

Atlantis, The Palm Dubai

Atlantis, The Palm Dubai

A crown on the apex of Palm Jumeirah. Think of Atlantis as its mythical namesake, a city in its own right – only this place is not lost. Discovered by hundreds every day, Dubai’s second-biggest hotel has more than 1,500 rooms, 23 dining outlets, 65,000 aquarium inhabitants, This romantic desert resort is a modern take […]

The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai

The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai

This expansive hotel, occupying one of the most sought-after stretches of sand in Dubai, has eight restaurants with outdoor seating overlooking landscaped gardens and the Arabian Gulf. A week is hardly long enough to try them all and dip a toe in each of the six pools available onsite. Location: This hotel occupies one of […]

Armani Hotel Dubai

Armani Hotel Dubai Dubai

The first hotel designed by Giorgio Armani occupies up to the eighth floor of record-breaking Burj Khalifa, with suites on levels 38 and 39. Its highest lake-facing windows provide bird’s eye views of the dancing Dubai Fountain and music accompanying the performances can be piped directly into rooms via iPod docks. Location: On completion, Burj […]

Zabeel House MINI by Jumeirah Dubai

Zabeel House MINI by Jumeirah Dubai

At Jumeirah’s first three-star hotel, hipsters will feel right at home in communal ‘hangouts’ featuring beanbags, swings, table football, and occasional film screenings. Other facilities include a rooftop pool and free use of bikes and rollerblades – ideal for touring the local promenade that’s more than a mile long. Location: Al Seef Promenade starts from […]

The Listel Hotel Vancouver, Canada

The Listel Hotel Vancouver, Canada

Ever wanted to stay in an art gallery? Now’s your chance. The Listel’s walls and public spaces shine with original modern and indigenous artworks. A stylish eco-minded stay with a West Coast welcome; taste Canada coast-to-coast at the superb Forage restaurant, and fun Timber gastro-pub. Location: Turn left and you’re ten minutes from Stanley Park […]

Fogo Island Inn Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Fogo Island Inn Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Radiating both modernity and tradition, this comfortable resort on one of Newfoundland’s most remote and beautiful islands delivers homespun luxury with community-oriented hospitality.  The welcoming and well-maintained Hazelton Hotel hits all the right luxury, service and style notes to make it popular with the international chic-seeking crowd. This popular favorite is anchored by Mark McEwan’s […]