Taipei Gets Second Aloft Hotel

Marriott International has opened Taipei’s second design-led Aloft hotel. The century-old hot spring destination of Beitou hosts the new Aloft Taipei Beitou Hotel, which brings its tech-forward, vibrant and modern style to the suburb town.   The 292-room hotel is just steps from a multitude of hot springs and a quick 5-minute stroll to 2 … Continue reading

Now Open: W Goa

W Hotels Worldwide has entered India with the opening of the new W Goa, its first property in the subcontinent.   Accessible via an easy drive from Vasco Da Gama railway station and Dabolim International Airport, the resort is spread over 25 acres and overlooks Vagator Beach. Its secluded coastal location was once a hippie … Continue reading

Hotel Cotton House Barcelona To Join Autograph Collection

Marriott International’s Autograph Collection is set to welcome a new heritage property to its growing portfolio. Housed in an iconic 19th century building that was formerly the headquarters of the Association of Cotton Manufacturers, the 83-room Hotel Cotton House Barcelona is located in a prime position on Barcelona’s Gran Vía and will open as the … Continue reading

Hilton Launches New Brand – Curio

Hilton Worldwide today announced the launch of Curio – A Collection by Hilton, revealing plans for the first hotels to join the new brand.   A carefully selected, global portfolio of distinctive 4- to 5-star properties, Curio is created for travellers who seek local discovery and authentic experiences. Each hotel will retain its individual identity … Continue reading

Second Tower Opens At JW Marriott Marquis Dubai

The world’s tallest hotel, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, has opened its second tower. 294 new guestrooms bring the hotel’s total room count to 1,098 rooms and suites, which will further increase by the end of 2014 when the tower becomes fully operational.   Contemporary and spacious, the guestrooms and suites are luxuriously outfitted with top-quality … Continue reading