June 5, 2014
By: Five Star Alliance
Alexis Hotel is ideally located just a few blocks from Seattle's storied waterfront. The First Avenue address puts you near landmark locations and experiences including Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square, and the Seattle Art Museum.
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June 5, 2014
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 that go unanswered, and that’s why we’re here. Be sure to explore our new 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.
QUESTION: We are a family of 4 and looking to stay in Seychelles. What resort offers the best accommodations for our family?
ANSWER: Le Meridien Fisherman's Cove
Founded in 1943, historic Fisherman's Cove is the Seychelles’' first and most legendary hotel. Over the decades, the resort has gained a reputation for relaxed, understated luxury and friendly, personalized service, providing guests with a peaceful hideaway. Seabirds skim the azure waters of the Indian Ocean, schools of fish flurry just below the surface, and the clear sunlight illuminates the rippling crystal waves. Welcome to the Seychelles, home of the amusingly shaped lovenut, the largest seabird colony in the world, and over one thousand species of fish. Nestled in the heart of paradise on the southern tip of Beau Vallon, Le Meridien Fisherman’s Cove features sweeping thatched roofs and local granite. The open-air lobby, which affords breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, stands above a stylish bar and library.
For Your Family's Needs, We Recommend:
Deluxe Room Ocean View connected to Deluxe Room Ocean View
The Spacious Deluxe rooms, which are 45 square meters, rest amongst verdant tropical fauna with a private garden terrace with beachfront views of the crystal clear Indian Ocean waters. Immerse yourself in the soft and muted shades of the décor that unwind and calm. This open plan room is perfect for those who just want to relax in a tranquil atmosphere.
All rooms Feature:
A seperate seating area
32" LCD Television with Satellite Channels
Iron and Ironing Board
Individually controlled air-conditioning
Tea and Coffee making facilities
Separate Walk-in Showers
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.
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By: Betsy LeTourneau
21c Museum Hotel derives its name from its in-house museum. The 21c Museum is North America's first museum dedicated solely to collecting and exhibiting the art of the 21st century.
21c Museum features permanent, commissioned installations, and presents dynamic group and solo exhibitions by both emerging and established artists, including Bill Viola, Yinka Shonibare, Camille Utterback, Tony Oursler, Slater Bradley, Jennifer Steinkamp, Kehinde Wiley, Kara Walker, Alfred Jaar, Anthony Goicolea, and many others.
Additional cultural programming, including poetry readings, films, artist lectures, and theatre and music performances, extends the Museum’s mission to bring innovative new art to the public.
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The Table Bay at the Waterfront's luxurious Table Mountain Head Suite offers guests incredible views of Table Mountain. There's even one from the marble bathtub.
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Mr. C Beverly Hills, a boutique hotel overlooking Beverly Hills, is perfectly central to enjoy Hollywood, downtown, Century City, Los Angeles, and all of the beautiful California beaches. The 137-room property features 12 Signature Suites and Classic Suites and C Suites, alongside spacious accommodations, all ranging from 365-800 square feet, each with a private balcony, and many with panoramic views of Beverly Hills and Los Angeles.
Starting tonight, visit Mr. C for an evening of dinner, cocktails, candy, popcorn, film, and fun. Movie starts promptly at 8pm, so arrive early to reserve your seats and order your Cipriani classics, yummy cocktails, crisp Peroni Nastro Azzurro, and fresh popped popcorn.
Available every other Tuesday beginning in June 2014, the movies are:
June 3 - La Grande Bellezza
June 17 - The Talented Mr. Ripley
July 1 - Chinatown
July 15 - The Great Gatsby
July 29 - Some Like it Hot
August 12 - A Good Year
August 26 - The Graduate
Wanakarn Beach Resort and Spa has a 38 meter by 10 meter infinity swimming pool with Jacuzzi and swim-up pool bar.
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The Atlantic is set amidst 23 miles of pristine sun-splashed golden beaches in the heart of Florida's Gold Coast.
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Ideally located for business or leisure visitors, Athenaeum Personal Hotel in Florence is where contemporary design, modern style and classic materials skillfully combine with art and culture. Several art events and exhibitions of emerging artists are held at Hotel Athenaeum in partnership with Florence Academy of Fine Art.
Around the corner from the hotel guests will Galleria dell’Accademia with its best-known treasure, the statue of David by Michelangelo. The hotel is fond of saying that "David is our most famous neighbor!"
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La Casa Que Canta has a sea water pool on the ocean, nestled amongst natural rock formations.
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Nestling in the natural beauty of the wilds, The Oberoi Vanyavilas is India’s leading luxury jungle resort on the edge of the Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve. The perfect base from which to explore the territory of the majestic tiger. Tiger sightings are most frequent during the months of May and June.
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