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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.

Something For Everyone at W Hotel Atlanta Midtown

April 30, 2009
By: Alison Victor

W Hotel Atlanta Midtown It's hard to find a luxury hotel that caters to all types of travelers, but the W Hotel Atlanta Midtown does just that. Surrounded by world class shopping, nightlife, and museums, this luxury haven offers top notch service and accommodations to anyone visiting Atlanta. For the business traveler, W Hotel Atlanta Midtown offers a high tech business center with high-speed Internet. The Whatever/Whenever Service, a unique 24/7 feature of W Hotels, will take care of anything that you need or want, including a complimentary ride in a luxury SUV with a personal driver. For the family traveling together, W Hotel Atlanta Midtown offers connecting rooms and cribs upon request, as well as beautifully spacious suites. The hotel also welcomes cats and dogs 40 pounds or less, offering them custom pet beds, turndown treats, and food and water bowls.


Hot Deals in Provence: EUR 20 Rooms at Hotel Crillon le Brave

April 29, 2009
By: Mary Winston Nicklin

Crillon le Brave

The best way to celebrate a 20th anniversary? Give away 20 rooms each month at the stellar rate of EUR 20. This even applies to the Suites, boasting terraces with sublime views of the Provençal countryside. Located about 25 miles northeast of Avignon, the 32-room Hotel Crillon le Brave is composed of seven ancient village houses, connected by bridges and secret courtyards. Surrounded by vineyards and olive groves, the charming hotel is the best kind of refuge: reflecting the history and character of a beautiful corner of the world. To claim one of the 20 rooms, you have to be one of the first 20 people each month to reserve a "20/20" room. Rooms for the following calendar month will be released on the 20th day of each month at 8 pm French time (that's 2 pm in NYC).


Freebie Free-for-All: Rosewood Hotels Gives Credits, Too

April 29, 2009
By: Mary Winston Nicklin

Little Dix BayJoining the ranks of luxury hotel brands that give out special bonuses to lure guests, Rosewood Hotels and Resorts will be offering free breakfast and $100 resort credits with the "Rosewood Escapes" package. Rather than tarnish the prestigious image of a five-star property by slashing room rates, luxury hotel companies have resorted to handing out freebies and value-added extras to ramp up their bookings. Rosewood-- like Ritz-Carlton-- is no exception. Book by May 15th, 2009 at distinguished properties like Las Ventanas al Paraiso, Rosewood Mayakoba, Little Dix Bay, Caneel Bay, The Carlyle, San Ysidro Ranch, CordeValle, The Mansion on Peachtree, The Mansion on Turtle Creek, and Inn of the Anasazi.


The Fullerton Hotel Singapore Sweetens the Deal

April 29, 2009
By: Alison Victor

The Fullerton Hotel SingaporeMany of you may already know from a previous posting that The Fullerton Hotel Singapore is running the Five Star B and B package through June 30th of this year. This great offer includes breakfast for two, late check out of 3 pm, and a Courtyard room for $428 SGD. Effective immediately, the B and B Package will also include a complimentary, one level room upgrade, subject to availability. If you are looking for a great luxury hotel deal, then this is one you should definitely take advantage of.


Get a Free Night with InterContinental: 5 Million Nights Up for Grabs at 4,000 Hotels

April 28, 2009
By: Mary Winston Nicklin

InterContinental Hotel Beijing Financial StreetInterContinental Hotels Group-- the world's largest hotel company-- has just announced a big promotion. Earn a free night by registering at getafreenight.com and then staying two nights at any Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, Staybridge Suites or Candlewood Suites around the world between May 4th and July 3rd, 2009. Voila! A free night is yours for the taking at any IHG hotel-- like the luxurious InterContinental Beijing Financial Street (pictured at right)-- until December 26th, 2009.


Luxury Reborn at the Westbury Hotel Dublin

April 27, 2009
By: Alison Victor

Westbury Hotel DublinIf you are familiar with Dublin, then you are probably familiar with The Westbury Hotel, a Dublin icon situated in the heart of the city on Grafton Street. This luxury hotel is part of the Doyle Collection, and exhibits their philosophy of tying modern influences to the city's traditional values. The Westbury Hotel recently underwent a multi-million dollar refurbishment, resulting in equipped conference suites, two new restaurants, a bar, and bedrooms that reflect urban glamor. In honor of this recent rejuvenation, when you book in the month of May, you can stay in a Superior room for 189 Euro, subject to availability.


Los Angeles on Sale: Discounts at the W Hotel Westwood

April 27, 2009
By: Mary Winston Nicklin

W Hotel Los Angeles WestwoodCheck into the W Hotel in Westwood village-- between Rodeo Drive and Santa Monica's beaches at the foothills of Bel Air and Beverly Hills-- and you'll dig the bungalow-style studios and suites by designer Thom Filicia. Yes, it's a star location, and the hotel sports a pool and outdoor lounge, The Backyard, to match the glam setting. Imbibe a few creative cocktails at the hotel's hip bar, Rande Gerber's Whiskey Blue, or retreat to the 7,000-square-foot Bliss Spa for some pampering. You can take advantage of some stellar Starwood promotions at the W Hotel Westwood: a third night free when you book a two-night stay; 50 percent off your second night; earn a freebie (a free weekend night!) after just two Starwood stays. The W Westwood is running some other offers, to boot. "What's Cookin' Good Lookin'?" means 20 percent off food at NineThirty plus 20 percent off your room until May 31, 2009. And "Who's Your Mommy" celebrates Mother's Day with a $125 Blisscertificate, Bliss purifying mask, two cool cocktails, a bottle of champagne, and accommodations from $405 until September 1, 2009.


Great Rates for Memorial Day Weekend at The Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain

April 27, 2009
By: Christina Vasquez

The Sanctuary on Camelback MountainJust in time for Memorial Day Weekend and the official start of summer, The Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain is offering rates for their Mountain Vista Rooms for only $199 per night. Plan your Memorial Day getaway early and take advantage of this fantastic rate, and enjoy a weekend taking in the spectacular views of this luxury mountain oasis in the heart of the Arizona desert.

Prices is subject to availability and certain terms and restrictions may apply.


The Best of the West at La Quinta Resort: Unlimited Golf in Palm Springs

April 24, 2009
By: Mary Winston Nicklin

La Quinta ResortTake your shot on one of the nine championship courses at La Quinta Resort, a member of the Waldorf=Astoria Collection, and discover the challenges designed by Pete Dye, Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Greg Norman, and Tom Weiskopf. Hailed one of the top courses in the country, the Stadium Course at PGA West is host of the PGA Grand Slam of Golf. But golf's not the only thing on the menu here. With some 41 pools, 23 tennis courts, and a sprawling spa and fitness center, La Quinta is a resort destination. Book the "Best of the West" package and you'll enjoy unlimited golf, a $50 dining credit, and overnight accommodations in a Resort Casita. Some of the Spanish-style casitas have fireplaces and patios. Starting from just $179 from June-September.


Sofitel New York Hotel: Five Star Alliance Amenity with your Stay

April 24, 2009
By: Alison Victor

Sofitel New York HotelThe Sofitel New York Hotel, located in Manhattan, has partnered with Five Star Alliance to bring added value to your stay. Simply book online with Five Star Alliance and you'll get a great rate, plus a $50 food and beverage credit for use at the renowned Gaby restaurant during your stay.