AHEAD MEA 2018 open for entries

AHEAD MEA, the awards programme celebrating the best in Middle East and African hotel design and experience, is accepting entries for its 2018 edition. Considering projects completed between January 2017 … Read More

Dorchester Collection signs in Dubai

Dubai-based developer Omniyat has signed a long-term agreement with Dorchester Collection, bringing the hospitality brand to Dubai for the first time with a new development on the banks of Dubai … Read More

W Ibiza eyes 2019 opening

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International, has announced plans to debut its newest hotel in Spain with the opening of the 162-key W Ibiza in Summer 2019. Owned by … Read More

Avani reveals third Dubai property

Avani Hotels & Resorts has announced the signing of Avani Hotel Suites & Branded Residences, marking the third Avani property in Dubai. Overlooking the Palm Jumeirah and adjacent to Dubai … Read More

Hotel Indigo lands in Durham

InterContinental Hotels Group has announced the opening of Hotel Indigo Durham, an 83-key boutique property occupying the grade-II listed Old Shire Hall. The building itself was previously used by Durham … Read More

Poltrona Frau Group opens Dubai showroom

Poltrona Frau Group ME has launched its new Dubai showroom on Jumeirah Road, showcasing works by brands under the umbrella including Cappellini, Cassina and Poltrona Frau. The two-storey building is … Read More

Swarovski launches Infinite Aura

Swarovski Lighting has announced the launch of Infinite Aura, a lighting collection designed in collaboration with innovation consultancy Ideo. Featuring a sleek metal disc with a ring of precision-cut Swarovski … Read More

Aman to make Mexican debut with Amanvari

Aman Resorts, Hotels & Residences has announced the debut of Amanvari, a hotel nestled between mountains and sea on the East Cape of Mexico’s Baja Peninsula. Situated on the shores of … Read More