Le Grand Amman – Opens its Doors in Jordan

Luxury property set to transition to Sofitel following an extensive refurbishment program AccorHotels, the world’s leading travel & lifestyle group, today announced the rebranding of a prominent landmark hotel in Jordan to Le Grand Amman – Managed by AccorHotels. The property consisting of 298-rooms and 67 well-appointed serviced apartments was launched in partnership with Iskan Co. for Touristic & Hotel Investments. Le Grand Amman is situated in close proximity to the upcoming Abdali Downtown Project, a ground-breaking development that is […]

One Eleven Wins At Illustrious Haute Grandeur Awards Gala Ceremony

Haute Grandeur is synonymous with status, luxury and acclaim. This year, the prestigious Awards event was even more distinguished, proving yet again why it is considered one of the most anticipated occasions on the hotel and spa industry calendar. “Our annual Awards Gala provides a platform for dignitaries to network and celebrate their outstanding achievements,” said Founder and Managing Director of Haute Grandeur, Marinique de Wet. Splendor and sophistication set the tone for the evening were One Eleven picked up […]

Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour, New Zealand

Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour, located in the heart of Auckland with easy access to prime shopping and entertainment district combines the best of New Zealand’s hospitality positioning itself as one of the city’s finest hotel. The lobby features lustrous furnishings and museum quality art works in a warm and welcoming design layout perfect for lounging after a day out in the city or for that formal business meeting. Every element within the hotel is beautifully crafted to complement the iconic brand […]

Opening of MGallery Hotel Louis Le Versailles

An Exclusive Establishment, A Remarkable Hotel Conceived at the behest of King Louis XIV, Versailles has become an international showcase of French savoir-faire and excellence that has flourished over the centuries. On the site of the former equestrian arena built by the War Ministry of Louis-Napoléon III for the Artillery, Hotel Le Louis Versailles Château is situated in an historic corner building spanning 4 floors of classical architecture, just 200 meters from the Palace of Versailles and its famed gardens; […]

Grand Launch of Savour BlackBookAsia – Hall of Fame

Read about what the upper echelon of society as well as the movers and shakers in every industry have to say about Savour BlackBookAsia. Quotes from famous international celebrities to top CEOs and the list goes on. Etching on Savour BlackBookAsia’s hall of fame for decades to come. Read more at: http://savourblackbookasia.com/about-us/hall-of-fame/ Shì Lim, Miss Singapore Winner, Miss Universe. “Your premier authority on all the best places to eat and hang out at in Asia! If there’s one magazine to trust, it’s Savour BlackBookAsia!” Constance Song, Veteran […]

SVR BlackBookAsia Top 10 Celebrities

A count down to our most popular faces and voices on television, radio and stage in our highly anticipated and much talked about Top 10 Celebrities list, SVR BlackBookAsia presents world famous celebrities from supermodels to actors, DJs, athletes and comedians. 1. Sheena Liam, Asia’s Next Top Model Winner Hailing from Malaysia, Sheena Liam beat 16 finalists in the second cycle of Asia’s Next Top Model to come out tops. As the winner of Cycle 2, Sheena Liam was catapulted from a […]

Sofitel Singapore City Centre Launching Soon

Sofitel Singapore City Centre will add 223 luxury rooms to Singapore’s vibrant hotel scene. The Sofitel is inspired by the rich botanic history of the city and will feature Singapore’s first Nespresso Lounge and TWC Tea Bar, a 30m outdoor swimming pool, and the green oasis of the Lawn where yoga classes and outdoor performances will take place. Also developed by Guocoland, guests can enjoy access to the Virgin Active gym next door as well as a private So Fit […]

Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour, Australia Expanding Presence in Asia Pacific

Boasting spectacular views over the Sydney CBD and harbour, Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour will host 590 rooms and suites that blend stylish French aesthetics with ultra-contemporary design. Situated alongside the new International Convention Centre, this five-star property will feature a stunning infinity swimming pool, Sydney’s most spectacular Champagne bar, a Club Millesime executive lounge, several restaurants and bars and easy access to Sydney’s best attractions. Its 28-storey glass façade will be lit up at night, creating a new landmark in […]

Sebastian Hindrichs, Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour, New Zealand

Born in Cologne, Germany, Sebastian’s passion for cooking began at a young age. After finishing a three year apprenticeship in Cologne, he worked at the Michelin-starred restaurant Lärchenhof before embarking on his international culinary career to Switzerland. “When I was a teenager I discovered how much I enjoyed cooking for friends and family and how fascinating food can be. To me, cooking is so much more than a job, it’s a way of life. Nothing makes me happier than to […]

Sofitel Wellington, New Zealand Exclusive Preview

Sofitel Wellington will feature 129 guest rooms with panoramic views of the surrounding hillsides and Botanical Gardens when it relaunches in October 2017. The luxury boutique hotel is themed around the Wellington and Luxembourg Gardens and facilities include The Green Room which offers a relaxed and private atmosphere with a fire pit in a sheltered alfresco courtyard, rooms decorated in vintage gold and bronze tones and the Jardin Grill. With a prime location on Bolton Street in the centre of […]