Friday newsletters always feature luxury travel contests, tips, series, or news. Today (November 23, 2018): Travel tip: what are the best hotel booking websites? We all want a bargain, but which are the best hotel booking sites online? The ones where you really will get cheaper room rates so that you can book the same hotel for less or with extra benefits such as free breakfasts, room upgrades and so forth? I have selected the eleven best hotel booking websites to ensure you get a great deal on your next trip away. Club1Hotels Club1Hotels are a relatively unknown Luxury Hotel Club based in Chicago. They tend to offer the very cheapest way to book 4, 4.5 and 5-star hotels. You should certainly join Club1Hotels for free and always check rates with them before finally making your booking. Here are some examples of the savings that you can make with Club1Hotels over other travel websites: 6 nights 23-29 Dec at Rafayel On Left Bank London is … [Read more...] about Travel tip: what are the best hotel booking websites?
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CIVANA Carefree has announced the addition of two members to the team preparing to run the resort’s new spa. Opening December 20, the 22,000-square-foot spa will finish the wellness resort’s $40 million renovation. Sharon Otaguro will head up the wellness division. Most recently working at Grand Wailea Resort, Otaguro is a veteran of the spa business, working at locations in Hawaii, Jamaica and Fiji. In her new position, Otaguro will shape CIVANA’s wellness program and be a key part of the development and execution of the programming offered at the spa and resort. Dr. Fabio Almeida will operate The Center for Integrative Healing and Wellness, an independent practice at the resort. An integrative oncologist and functional medical physician, Almeida will also conduct guest lectures and be available for the resort to consult. Elsewhere, Almeida also directs the Phoenix Molecular Imaging Facility and is a fellow of the Integrative Medicine Program at the University … [Read more...] about CIVANA Carefree Adds Two Members to its Spa’s Wellness Team
Blue Waters Resort & Spa, located in northwestern Antigua, announced winter visitors can enjoy several new updates on the property, including new treatments at the spa, renovated suites and rooms, a new executive chef and more. Guests will now be able to choose from several new spa treatments thanks to the Spa at Blue Water’s recent partnership with ila Spa. The ila Chakra Wellbeing treatment, one of these new options, targets healing of the physical body and the lymphatic system using a Marma massage and the Light Technique. Another of the new options, the Gold Cellular Face Therapy, refreshes the skin using hold and frankincense. Blue Waters also expects to be finished with renovations to its Cove Suites and Deluxe Beachfront Rooms by the end of 2018. The rooms will have a modern, updated look as well as new 50-inch screen smart TVs, integrated domestic minibars and Nespresso coffee machines. Luxury Travel Advisor’s ULTRA Summit May 21-23, 2019 | Reunion | … [Read more...] about Blue Waters Resort & Spa Announces New Updates
It’s no secret I had a magical time underwater in Sharm El Sheikh. But what about onboard the boat? Liveaboard reviews can be tough to find, and I feel like it’s the kind of thing you really want an honest personal assessment of — considering there’s no escape once you’re onboard! So I’m writing the review I wish I could have read while I was in the planning stages of my own Egyptian liveaboard. The Cliff’s Notes version? The King Snefro fleet is an insanely affordable, excellent value way to see the Red Sea and I highly recommend it — with caveats. Heading somewhere else? PADI Travel is super user friendly with a very convenient booking process and great communication. Plus, booking with them comes with tons of perks. But more on that below — let’s get right down to it. The Boat The King Snefro 5 is a twenty-two meter long yacht that can host up to ten divers. The air-conditioned bunk bed cabins are below … [Read more...] about See the Red Sea: A Review of the King Snefro Liveaboard and PADI Travel • Alex in Wanderland
G20 Spa + Salon is announcing a new partnership with The Lenox Hotel in Boston, MA. The spa, with services that include a custom-built Himalayan Salt Cave and guided virtual meditation treatment room, struck a deal with the hotel to not only become its preferred vendor, but to actively promote and book travel to Boston via the spa itself. Guests from around the globe can book their next getaway in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay via the G2O Spa + Salon website, while hotel guests now have the opportunity to enjoy luxe spa and salon amenities. With the added proximity of the hotel located across the street from the spa at 61 Exeter Street, special “spa guests” of The Lenox Hotel can experience both worlds in Boston. Good to know: G2O Spa + Salon at 33 Exeter Street is open seven days a week. Additionally, G2O is Boston’s largest day spa resort for men, women and couples, a winner of Boston magazine and The Improper Bostonian’s “Best of … [Read more...] about G20 Spa + Salon is Collaborating With The Lenox Hotel