Corinthia Hotels Signs Agreement to Open a Luxury Resort in the Maldives in Q4 2025
Corinthia | May 31, 2023
LONDON, May 31, 2023-- Corinthia has signed a hotel management agreement to operate a luxury resort in the Maldives in 2025. The developer of the luxury resort to be operated by Corinthia is Maarah Pvt Ltd, a Maldivian entity, affiliated with Maarah Holdings Ltd, a United Arab Emirates company registered within the Dubai International Financial Centre, being part of Niro Investment Group, one of the most prestigious investment companies in Romania, which is further strengthening its international operations, both in the Middle East and South Asia. Early works on reclamation and the first phase of the development of the resort lo...
Six Senses Partners With Grivalia Hospitality to Open First Greek Resort
Six Senses | May 18, 2023
BANGKOK – May 18, 2023 – Six Senses will open its first Greek resort in partnership with Grivalia Hospitality, one of the most significant investors in the ultra-luxury hospitality sector in Greece. It will be located on a southerly white-sand cove on Megalonisos, one of the 10 Petalioi islands and islets with some of the finest undiscovered beaches in the “Greek Maldives”. Six Senses Megalonisos will be a short boat ride from the port of Rafina, just across the mainland from Athens, or Marmari on Evia’s West coast. Whereas the island of Evia or Euboea was said to have been separated from mainland Greece by a strike from Poseidon�...
Canadian Resort and Travel Association (CRTA) Continues Podcast Series
CRTA | May 4, 2023
CRTA Conversations Features Board Member Interviews with President and CEO Gaetan Babin TORONTO, CANADA-- (May 4, 2023) Canadian Resort and Travel Association (CRTA), the industry-based trade association dedicated to furthering Vacation Ownership in Canada and throughout the world, has released its second podcast in a series called CRTA Conversations. In this video, thought leader and CRTA President/CEO Gaetan Babin RRP interviews association board member Warren Smith of Living Waters Resort on topics germane to sold out resorts under the leadership of HOA Boards. Gaetan Babin said, “CRTA Members provide developers and consumers ...
Four Seasons Continues Middle Eastern Expansion With Island Resort on Sindalah in NEOM, Saudi Arabia
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts | April 27, 2023
Located on NEOM’s luxury island destination, new Resort will be part of a bold vision for shaping a new frontier for hospitality Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world’s leading luxury hospitality company, and Hotel Development, the NEOM division that is responsible for building a future-centric hospitality ecosystem in the developing region, have announced plans for a new luxury resort as part of the NEOM master project, located on Sindalah Island. Extending over an area of approximately 840,000 square metres (9,041,684 square feet), Sindalah is one of a group of islands in the Red Sea that will be developed in NEOM, each accor...
Ennismore Announces First Maison Delano in Asia to Open in 2026
Ennismore | March 2, 2023
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, March 2nd, 2023 – Ennismore, the fastest-growing lifestyle hospitality company, announces the arrival of the first Maison Delano in Asia. In the heart of South Korea’s vibrant capital, Maison Delano Seoul will deliver a cocoon of convivial energy and sophisticated style. Delano, which launched in Miami in 1995, was a pioneer in redefining the lifestyle resort concept, and has been long known as the most sought-after hotel for travelers looking for a bespoke experience. Maison Delano – brings the iconic brand to the city - respecting Delano's history and soul: everything is effortless, personalized, and understated....
Evermore Orlando Resort and Conrad Orland Set for Late 2023 Grand Opening
Hilton | March 2, 2023
ORLANDO, Fla - Evermore Orlando Resort, the highly anticipated luxury vacation rental destination bordering Walt Disney World®, and Conrad Orlando the latest addition to Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) contemporary luxury hotel brand, today announced they are now accepting reservations for stays beginning February 5, 2024. Developed by Dart Interests, the 1,100-acre resort complex is located at One North Jacaranda with close proximity to Walt Disney World® Resort, Disney Springs®, Universal Orlando Resort® and Orlando International Airport, providing travelers with one of the most sought-after locations in t...
Chickasaw Nation Breaks Ground on Destination Development OKANA Resort & Indoor Waterpark in OKC
November 9, 2022
OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 9, 2022-- Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby, along with tribal, state and Oklahoma City leaders, participated in the official groundbreaking ceremony for OKANA Resort & Indoor Waterpark. Situated along the Oklahoma River near downtown Oklahoma City and adjacent to the First Americans Museum, OKANA will be a $400 million tourist destination designed to continue the momentum of economic development in Oklahoma City. "We expect the OKANA Resort & Indoor Waterpark to be a significant economic driver of job growth and opportunities for everyone in this region," Gov. Anoatubby sai...
Bass Pro Shops Founder Johnny Morris Unveils Plans for New Valhalla Island Oceanfront Resort
Bass Pro Shops | November 2, 2022
MARATHON, Fla. – Johnny Morris presented plans for the oceanfront Valhalla Island Resort development before an audience that included Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and key leaders of the Florida Keys recreational fishing and conservation communities. Valhalla Island is the largest resort property anywhere in the Florida Keys. It includes more than 175 acres and more than a mile of breathtaking beachfront property, located just 15 minutes from the Marathon International Airport, a two-hour drive from Miami and just over an hour from Key West. Plans for the resort involve maintaining over 50% of the property’s green space. His passion for f...
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