Aman makes a splash
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Aman makes a splash

The pandemic has prompted many hotel brands to reassess their offering. The Hoxton has launched pop-up camping tents and campervan tours; Another Place (The Lake) has introduced shepherds huts and a treehouse. Making a splash on the scene is Aman with a superyacht in the pipeline for 2025. Set to

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Palladium Hotel Group launches BLESS Collection Hotels

Spain: Ibiza-based Palladium Hotel Group has launched the BLESS Collection of luxury hotels, and will open the first BLESS property in Madrid this December. The first property will open in Madrid this December 2018, followed by Ibiza in 2019.  Further hotels will be rolled out in cosmopolitan cities and international

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Leeu Collection of South African boutique hotels is launched

South Africa: The newly-created Leeu Collection is to open two boutique hotels in the Western Cape winelands. South Africa: The newly-created Leeu Collection is to open two boutique hotels in the Western Cape winelands. Leeu House and Leeu Estates are just under an hour’s drive from Cape Town. The Leeu

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Diamant Hotel is official accommodation partner for Centenary of Canberra

Australia: Diamant Hotel Canberra, part of the 8Hotels Collection, has been selected as the official accommodation partner of the Centenary of Canberra. The 80-room boutique property will host all national and international guests of Canberra City visiting and attending the year-long centenary celebrations. The year-long program will include new projects,

IHM’s travel and hospitality A-Z for 2022
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IHM’s travel and hospitality A-Z for 2022

The editorial team at International Hospitality Media (George Sell, Paul Stevens and Eloise Hanson) have compiled an A-Z list of what to watch out for in the travel and hospitality industries this year.

2022 hospitality and travel trends
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2022 hospitality and travel trends

Editor of BHN Eloise Hanson outlines her six key hospitality and travel trends set to shape the hotel sector in 2022. Motels make a comeback  Motels have long been stereotyped as stale and beige accommodations. Though with the hospitality landscape now altered, there’s opportunity to breathe new life into outmoded

Bless Hotel Madrid sold for €115m
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Bless Hotel Madrid sold for €115m

Spain: Mexican real estate firm RLH Properties has acquired the Bless Hotel Madrid from Grupo Didra and Aina Hospitality for €115 million. The 111-room Bless Hotel Madrid first opened in 2019 under Palladium Group in the city’s Salamanca district. It marked the debut of the Bless brand and it is