Salamander Resort & Spa first destination resort in the Washington, D.C. region to achieve the Five-Star designation

Salamander Resort & Spa, the luxury Middleburg, Va., property owned by Sheila Johnson, was today awarded the prestigious Five-Star Rating by the Forbes Travel Guide for the first time, placing it among the most iconic and revered hotels and resorts worldwide. The gold standard in the hospitality industry since 1958, the Forbes Five-Star ratings […]

Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort to offer summer “Dining Included” package

Here’s a great way to experience a summer on Fort Lauderdale Beach. The Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort will offer an exclusive ‘‘dining included’’ package this summer, which will feature breakfast, lunch, dinner and a Sunset Sips reception, included in the nightly rate. These come as an addition to the extensive on-site amenities and […]

Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival set for March 20-24

The inaugural Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival, which will feature culinary creations and libations from local restaurants, craft spirit brands, wineries and breweries, has announced its event schedule, official partners and restaurant participants. The Festival, which takes place from March 20-24 in Hollywood and Fort Lauderdale, will benefit Feeding South Florida and showcase […]

JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa nearing completion of Texas-sized refresh project

The JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa, a luxury destination in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, is completing a refresh throughout all of its 1,002 guest resort suites. The project is scheduled to be completed by early March 2019. Inspired by the Blanco River central wellspring, designer Seifert Murphy […]

Kruger named managing director of South Coast Winery Resort & Spa, Carter Estate Winery and Resort in SoCal

Karl D. Kruger – a hotel executive with more than 30 years of hospitality industry experience – has been named managing director of South Coast Winery Resort & Spa and Carter Estate Winery and Resort, two award-winning winery resorts owned and operated by Carter Hospitality Group, based in Temecula, Calif. Kruger will supervise more […]

Celebrate month of love in lavish style

  There’s still plenty of time to celebrate romance in February. Here are a few destinations and properties to celebrate the love that’s in the February air Kimpton Muse Hotel – Floral Romance A personalized six foot by eight foot flower wall greets the couple upon arrival to their Specialty Suite. The life-size floral wall […]

The Cove of Lake Geneva joins Charlestowne Hotels portfolio

Charlestowne Hotels has added The Cove of Lake Geneva (Wis.) to its growing portfolio of managed properties. The Cove is Charlestowne’s first property in Wisconsin and second in the Great Lakes region. This 222-room all-suite condominium resort is specifically geared towards families, conferences and events, with specialty group accommodations for leisure and corporate travelers. “Across […]