Category Archives: Venue

Reviews of different venues I´ve tried out.

Ritz Carlton – South Beach – 5 stars …great location..

…but also this is an old Miami beach hotel….

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Ett Hem – Stockholm – 5 stars – The name means…

..”a home”…and this is what they are aiming to achieve.

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Kempinski Palais Hansen – Vienna – 5 stars – Elegance in a nut shell

..newly opened and just fits in perfectly in Vienna.

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Kempinski River Park – Bratislava – 5 stars – Elegance meets modern..

..in this unique hotel in Bratislava. The hotel is branded Kempinski and you see that in ever small detail, especially in the service and attention to details.

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Hotel Majestic Barrier DIOR Suite – Only 2 in the world…

This amazing suite designed and furniture from Dior on the 5th floor. There are only 2 Dior suites in the world. Here and in NY. You can read my review of the Majestic Barrier hotel here and here of the other suite in the same hotel.

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Hotel Majestic Barrier Suite – Cannes …lets look inside…

..how some people can enjoy Cannes at its best!

this amazing suite on the 7th floor with a big terrace and pool overlooking the croissette of Cannes. You can read my review of the hotel here and a review of the second cool Dior Suite in the same hotel is coming up soon…

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Hotel Majestic Barrier – Cannes – 5 stars – Tres chic, but be very careful..

..with the Wifi can can cost up to 300€ per day!!! Login as guest and it is free. So be careful and do not accept a password at check in if you don’t want surprises on your credit card bill.
It’s a hotel great for events but need to work on customer care and maintain the rooms in a better shape..

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Intercontinental Carlton – Cannes – 5 stars – Film festival..

..and historical staircases in an impressive building and a beach just across the road.

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Sofitel Palais Imperial – Marrakech – 5 stars – Its all about service..

..and they know that!

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W – Barcelona – 5 stars – Nice design, cool but..

..not a real 5 star hotel. Don´t get me wrong. The hotel has beautiful and amazing facilities and beautiful rooms but for my real luxury is service and this hotel has quite some issues with it.

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Mandarin Oriental – Tokyo – 5 stars – What a view…

..from the top of a skyscraper in downtown Nihonbashi Tokyo.

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Emirates Palace – Abu Dhabi – 7 stars – The arab experience…

..with true luxury and elegance. You just feel and see the Kempinski professional hotelier touch!

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Hotel Lone – Rovinj, Croatia – 5 star – Modern design, that´s it..

..oh and it is ship shaped. That’s pretty much it The hotel is located in a beautiful corner outside the small town of Rovinj. Part of Design hotel.

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Star Hotel Savoia Excelsior Palace- Trieste, Italy – 4 star – Beauty by the sea..

…with elegance and style.

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Belmond Rio Sagrado – Sacred Valley, Peru – 5 star – Gather energy…

..before heading off to Machu Pichu.

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Belmond Palacio Nazarenas – Cusco, Peru – 5 star – Perfect retreat…

..after a day in Machu Pichu.

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Grand Hotel – Stockholm, Sweden – 5 star – Classy style…

It is the only real five star hotel in Stockholm. Do you want style, elegance, comfort, position and most of all service then Grand Hotel Stockholm is your obvious choice. Continue reading Grand Hotel – Stockholm, Sweden – 5 star – Classy style…

Penha Longa Ritz Carlton- Sintra , Portugal – 5 star – If you love golf…

..this is a hotel you would book. I stayed here for three nights

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Shangri-La – Tokyo, Japan – 5 star – Better than this..

..is difficult to find in Tokyo! The Shangri-La Hotel Tokyo is on my top list of 5 star city hotels in the World.

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Ritz Carlton – Kyoto, Japan – 5 star – Just Amazing…

Ritz Carlton has definitely started a “shape up” to its brand with the new properties. Kyoto´s is definitely the one that sticks out the most!

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