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  • World's first Ferrari Hotel to open in theme park
    World's first Ferrari Hotel to open in theme park

    A 5-star hotel will be built in a Ferrari theme park along with rides including the highest and fastest vertical accelerator in Europe.

    World's first Ferrari Hotel to open in theme park

    A 5-star hotel will be built in a Ferrari theme park along with rides including the highest and fastest vertical accelerator in Europe.

  • The Radisson Blu
    Hotel extremes: World's smallest, tallest, and much more

    Tired of the same old hotel tropes and pandering marketing campaigns? Ever wish you could stay somewhere either wildly too big or too small, or maybe 500 feet underground, instead? In that case, consider …

    The Radisson Blu

    Tired of the same old hotel tropes and pandering marketing campaigns? Ever wish you could stay somewhere either wildly too big or too small, or maybe 500 feet underground, instead? In that case, consider exploring the wild world of...

  • Maui’s Most Amazing Hotel Pools
    Maui’s most amazing hotel pools

    Volcanoes, rope swings, and lush lazy rivers are all right at home in paradise.

    Maui’s Most Amazing Hotel Pools

    Volcanoes, rope swings, and lush lazy rivers are all right at home in paradise.

  • Floating hotel draws workers to NW Canada boom town

    Hundreds of construction workers in booming northern British Columbia will take up residence this week in unique digs on board a cruise ferry revamped into a floating luxury hotel. The aging ship will …

    The Silja Festival

    Hundreds of construction workers in booming northern British Columbia will take up residence this week in unique digs on board a cruise ferry revamped into a floating luxury hotel. The aging ship will help relieve a housing shortage in one busy Canadian port town already bursting ahead of a promised energy boom that could …

  • 7 Hotels That Will Spoil Your Kid for Good

    From glass-slipper fittings to walks on the red carpet, these hotel perks will spoil your kid rotten.

    7 Hotels That Will Spoil Your Kid for Good

    From glass-slipper fittings to walks on the red carpet, these hotel perks will spoil your kid rotten.

  • Top 10 detox spas in the world

    There's no better time than today to start living healthier. Re-energize yourself both physically and mentally at the Top 10 Detox Spas in the World.

    There's no better time than today to start living healthier. Re-energize yourself both physically and mentally at the Top 10 Detox Spas in the World.

  • My budget travel tip: Luxury hostels

    Luxury hostels are the latest travel trend, offering comfort and local charm on a budget.

    New luxury pod concept takes of in NYC

    Luxury hostels are the latest travel trend, offering comfort and local charm on a budget.

  • This Nazi compound is now a not at all creepy luxury resort

    Prora, known by locals as The Colossus, was built from 1936-1939 as part of the Nazi program of “Strength Through Joy.” The plan was to house workers in eight identical six-story buildings, feed them catered …

    prora

    Prora, known by locals as The Colossus, was built from 1936-1939 as part of the Nazi program of “Strength Through Joy.” The plan was to house workers in eight identical six-story buildings, feed them catered meals in scheduled seatings, and prepare them through propaganda and social activities to do their part in Hitler’s …

  • How deep is your love? Join the Mile Low club in this submarine hotel

    If candy and flowers won't cut it this Valentine's Day, one high-end travel organization is offering an experience that's sure to be remembered. The Lovers Deep offers the chance for an adventurous, rich …

    Valentines Day Submarine

    If candy and flowers won't cut it this Valentine's Day, one high-end travel organization is offering an experience that's sure to be remembered. The Lovers Deep offers the chance for an adventurous, rich — and not claustrophobic — couple to spend an evening below sea level.

  • Credit card data breach targets Marriott, Sheraton, other hotels

    (Reuters) - A credit card data breach has been detected that exposed guests at certain Marriott, Holiday Inn, Sheraton and other hotel properties to theft, hotel management firm White Lodging Services …

    John Q. Hammons’ Sheraton Sioux Falls Sports New Look and Feel with Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

    (Reuters) - A credit card data breach has been detected that exposed guests at certain Marriott, Holiday Inn, Sheraton and other hotel properties to theft, hotel management firm White Lodging Services Corp said on Monday. The breach occurred at food and beverage outlets at 14 hotels, including some operated under the Westin, …

  • Tata Motors executive Karl Slym dies in fall from hotel

    By Aradhana Aravindan and Swati Pandey MUMBAI (Reuters) - Karl Slym, managing director of India's Tata Motors Ltd , died on Sunday after falling from a high floor of a hotel in Bangkok, the company said. …

    Karl Slym, managing director of Tata Motors, looks on during news conference to announce their second quarter results in Mumbai

    By Aradhana Aravindan and Swati Pandey MUMBAI (Reuters) - Karl Slym, managing director of India's Tata Motors Ltd , died on Sunday after falling from a high floor of a hotel in Bangkok, the company said. Slym, 51, had attended a board meeting of Tata's Thailand unit in the Thai capital, a company spokeswoman said, giving …

  • Top 10 Hotels in Mexico

    El sol... la playa... la piscina.... Life moves at a leisurely pace at GAYOT's Top 10 Hotels in Mexico. You'll want to stay forever.

    El sol... la playa... la piscina.... Life moves at a leisurely pace at GAYOT's Top 10 Hotels in Mexico. You'll want to stay forever.

  • Ian Schrager's latest hotel is crazy lovely

    Photo via Design Boom This September, Studio 54 co-founder Ian Schrager unveiled The London Edition, the latest of Marriott-branded Edition hotels he created in concert with hospitality firm Yabu Pushelberg, …

    The London Edition

    Photo via Design Boom This September, Studio 54 co-founder Ian Schrager unveiled The London Edition, the latest of Marriott-branded Edition hotels he created in concert with hospitality firm Yabu Pushelberg, and, as with other Edition spots, and YP interiors...

  • World's most stunning mountaintop hotels

    Some of the world’s most breathtaking resorts are located far from sea level. Nestled in mountain ranges and perched on top of desert cliffs, these hotels offer visitors picturesque views and quiet retreats …

    World's most stunning mountaintop hotels

    Some of the world’s most breathtaking resorts are located far from sea level. Nestled in mountain ranges and perched on top of desert cliffs, these hotels offer visitors picturesque views and quiet retreats away from the hustle of everyday life.

  • Phoenix’s most amazing hotel pools

    Ready to escape the snow and ice? These desert oases offer plenty of sunshine and splish-splashin' fun.

    The World's Most Amazing Hotel Pools

    Ready to escape the snow and ice? These desert oases offer plenty of sunshine and splish-splashin' fun.

  • Top 10 U.S. hotel restaurants

    Enjoy a fine meal, then take an elevator home when you dine at one of the Top 10 Hotel Restaurants in the U.S.

    RESTAURANT REVIEW: Bellagio

    Enjoy a fine meal, then take an elevator home when you dine at one of the Top 10 Hotel Restaurants in the U.S.

  • Top 10 remote hotels worldwide

    The Top 10 Remote Hotels Worldwide are so far off the map that it took the experts at GAYOT.com to find them.

    Greenland: A Laboratory For The Symptoms Of Global Warming

    The Top 10 Remote Hotels Worldwide are so far off the map that it took the experts at GAYOT.com to find them.

  • Cool and unusual hotel lobby features

    Hotel lobbies have long been social gathering spots, but lately they have also emerged as showcases for unexpected features, from a lobby vending machine that dispenses gold bars to a floating catwalk …

    Cool and unusual hotel lobby features

    Hotel lobbies have long been social gathering spots, but lately they have also emerged as showcases for unexpected features, from a lobby vending machine that dispenses gold bars to a floating catwalk in Barcelona.

  • Blackstone-controlled Hilton plans biggest hotel IPO

    (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Inc said its initial public offering would raise up to $2.37 billion (£1.45 billion) in the biggest-ever hotel IPO, more than doubling Blackstone Group LP's (NYS:BX) investment. …

    An exterior shot of the Hilton Midtown in New York June 7, 2013.

    (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Inc said its initial public offering would raise up to $2.37 billion (£1.45 billion) in the biggest-ever hotel IPO, more than doubling Blackstone Group LP's (NYS:BX) investment. Hilton is expected to launch its initial public offering this month and the sale of about 11.5 percent of its shares …

  • Get a lot for your money with Fodor’s best budget hotels of 2013

    These hotels are true gems, offering luxury amenities and an unforgettable hospitality experience at manageable prices.

    Fodor best budget hotels 2013

    These hotels are true gems, offering luxury amenities and an unforgettable hospitality experience at manageable prices.