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LUXURY HOTEL INSIDER
 
FSA LogoThe Luxury Hotel Insider: Exclusive luxury hotel deals, features and special rates from the luxury hotel experts at Five Star Alliance. 
 
Named one of Tripbase's Best Luxury Travel Blogs for 2011, below are Five Star Alliance's newest articles featuring exclusive information on luxury hotels worldwide including special offers and deals at the world's best hotels.

The Perfect Proposal at Il Salviatino

October 20, 2013
By: Five Star Alliance

Il Salviatino
Is it time to pop the question? There's no better location than the multi-award winning 15th Century Florentine Villa Il Salviatino. 

From now until December 28th, 2013, the historica villa is offering a Perfect Proposal package.  

The package includes:

-Two nights' accommodation in a room of your choice

-Daily full a la carte breakfast

-One complimentary night in the occasion of your first wedding anniversary (on request, upon availability)

-A one hour couples massage during the stay

-Romantic candlelight dinner at our restaurant (3 courses, drinks not included)

-A three hour tour with a personal shopper, to escort you to the best to the best jewellers on the Ponte Vecchio and Via Tornabuoni or for some original fashion findings

On the very slight chance that your beloved says no, the package also includes an open bar all night if your proposal is rejected.
 

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Dine at The Dome at Tower Club at lebua

October 17, 2013
By: K. Clare Johnson

Tower club at lebuaTower Club at lebua is a five-star hotel that epitomizes Bangkok luxury. The world-class service and accommodations are are rivaled only by the top-notch dining options at the hotel. The Dome at lebua is home to Bangkok’s highest collection of bars, restaurants, and lounges.

 

Tower club at lebua

Dining and Bar options at The Dome include:

 

-Mezzaluna, which features modern innovative cuisine. Twin chefs Thomas and Mathias Sühring offer an ever-changing menu of modern European cuisine with subtle Asian flavors. A Conde Nast Traveler "Hot Tables" winner, Mezzaluna, found on the 65th floor, is the highest restaurant on the property.

 

-Sirocco, located on the 63 floor of the Dome at lebua, is the world's highest al fresco restaurant and one of Bangkok's hottest restaurants. Sirocco has breathtaking views of Bangkok and the Chao Phraya river, an amazing Sky Bar, and quality Mediterranean fare.

 

-Breeze specializes in Asian takes on the vast culinary influences of the region. Seating is high above the sea level and the view is a bird's eye glimpse of Bangkok and the Chao Phraya River. Seating options include an open-air terrace and a spectacular glass sky-bridge that is suspended in mid-air.

 

-Skybar Suspended in the sky on the 63rd floor of The Dome at lebua, the Sky Bar is the world's highest open air bar, which has a panoramic view of Bangkok and the Chao Phraya River. With such an enthralling ambience coupled with a seductive selection of the finest vintages, beverages, and cocktails in Bangkok, the rooftop bar is unanimously accepted as the coolest bar in Bangkok.

 

skybar


-distal is located on the 64th floor and offers premium and authentic malt whiskies, vodkas, and cognacs. A unique feature of distil is the Oyster Bar. Pink Diamond Oysters, Exclusive Petrossian Caviar and fresh sushi and sashimi present a delightful selection, along with the finest champagnes and wines from a walk-in wine cellar. Hand-rolled authentic Cuban Cigars are yours to enjoy together with drinks in the adjoining open-air Cigar Terrace.

 

-Ocean 52 (located on the 52nd floor) is situated several steps from Breeze and a few floors away from Sirocco, Mezzaluna, Distil, and the Skybar, and is a popular rendezvous spot for social gatherings or dinners.

Bon Appetit!

 

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New to Five Star Alliance: The Siam Hotel

October 14, 2013
By: Five Star Alliance

Along the River of Kings, nestled amongst Bangkok's historical palaces, temples and museums, a lucky few will happen upon our boutique gem, The Siam Hotel. Set on 3 acres of premium river frontage, this privately owned and operated 39-room luxury retreat will transport you to a bygone serenity suffused with priceless antiquities, Oriental allure, and contemporary comforts.

The Siam Hotel

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Image of the Day: The Lalit Mumbai

October 9, 2013
By: Five Star Alliance

The Lalit Mumbai is located in the nerve centre of the fastest developing business hub, Andheri, in Mumbai. But you'd know from this relaxing scene.

The Lalit Mumbai

Fall rates at The Lalit Mumbai start at $102 per night >>

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Say Hello to Thompson Chicago

October 7, 2013
By: Five Star Alliance

Thompson Chicago
Thompson Chicago
made its grand debut October 1, 2013.  After a full renovation, the 247-room hotel (formerly the former Sutton Place Chicago) specializes in personalized service and presents a signature restaurant from One Off Hospitalit, six bi-level penthouse lofts, a 10,000 square foot fitness center, and a winter garden.Thompson Chicago

 

Thompson Chicago sits just steps from Chicago’s best shopping and an array of enticing bars and restaurants in the exclusive Gold Coast neighborhood, located at the north end of downtown Chicago.

Each accommodation features modern rain showerheads, upscale bath and spa products by REN, and robust Internet service. On-site amenities and experienced staff ensure each stay is seamless: From complimentary luxury car service to valet parking to 24-hour in-room dining, each aspect of the Thompson experience is tailored to surpass every guest's expectations.

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Image of the Day: Sanctum Soho Hotel

October 4, 2013
By: Five Star Alliance

Sanctum Soho Hotel gives new meaning to the term lazing around in bed. 

Sanctum Soho Hotel

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Your Questions Answered: How do Guests get Club Access at the Le Meridien Atlanta Perimeter?

October 3, 2013
By: Betsy LeTourneau

We at Five Star Alliance work tirelessly to ensure we bring you the best luxury hotels selection and information regarding amenities, location, and highlights so you are confident that the hotel you choose will exceed your expectations and serve your needs. Sometimes, however, you are left with a few questions, and that's why we’re here. Be sure to explore our blog series "Your Questions Answered" to find answers to real questions submitted to us by our clients regarding traveling with kids, pets, the best beach hotels, and much more.

Le Meridien Atlanta Perimeter
QUESTION: We are interested in getting a club access at the Le Meridien Atlanta Perimeter hotel during our stay in the 2 King Bed room. How do we get the club access and what is the charge for that and for parking? 


ANSWER: The all new Le Meridien Atlanta Perimeter Hotel is the first Le Meridien in Atlanta. Mixing contemporary culture with its European heritage, Le Meridien Atlanta Perimeter is a residentially styled boutique hotel positioned in the center of the upscale commerce and business district of Perimeter. This luxury hotel offers all the benefits of the Starwood Preferred Guest Loyalty program and is adjacent to the Perimeter Mall and surrounded by mature dogwood trees, creating a private and quiet diversion from the nearby activities in the Perimeter. The 275 oversized guest rooms and suites feature bold blue and white decor with natural wood accents. All offer wireless High Speed Internet Access, and some have two king-size beds for your convenience. 

Le Meridien Atlanta Perimeter

Le Meridien Club Lounge, located on the 12th floor of the hotel, is open seven days a week and offers both breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres and is accessible via guest room key. Offering an amazing 1,650 square feet of space, the Club lounge has three separate seating areas, each including it's own flat screen television, two computer work stations with a printer available 24 hours a day. Club access is available for $50/per stay per guest room. 

Parking is a flat $15/per night for valet or a flat $10.00 per night for self park. 

 
All rates are based on double occupancy and extra person charges may apply. Please be advised that the rates, availability, as well as any extra person charges are subject to change depending on the hotel’s policies.

Fall rates at Le Meridien Atlanta Perimeter start at $93 per night >> 

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Image of the Day: The Opposite House

October 2, 2013
By: Five Star Alliance

The Opposite House is an intriguing urban hotel designed by renowned Japanese architect Kengo Kuma nestled in the heart of the city in The Village at Sanlitun.

The Opposite House

Fall rates at The Opposite House start at $292 per night >>

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Image of the Day: Dar Al Tawhid InterContinental Makkah

September 30, 2013
By: Five Star Alliance

Dar Al Tawhid InterContinental Makkah is ideally located just footsteps from Al Haram and overlooking the Holy Mosque. Step out of the hotel lobby and you will find yourself in the magnificent marble courtyard of The Holy Mosque.

Dar Al Tawhid InterContinental Makkah

Fall rates at Dar Al Tawhid InterContinental Makkah start at $213 per night >>

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