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Nov 23, 20, 12:55 am
Replies: 69
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Posted By DonJ

Thanks! How does the Bulgari compare to the MO?...

Thanks! How does the Bulgari compare to the MO? Which one would you prefer between the two?
Nov 21, 20, 9:11 am
Replies: 69
Views: 14,015
Posted By DonJ

Has anyone tried to Bulgari Dubai? I am stopping...

Has anyone tried to Bulgari Dubai? I am stopping over in Dubai in December for 2 nights and am tending to giving it a try
Nov 15, 20, 2:56 pm
Replies: 68
Views: 20,393
Posted By DonJ

New addition to the city: Palacio Príncipe Real...

New addition to the city: Palacio Príncipe Real (https://www.palacioprincipereal.com/ (https://www.palacioprincipereal.com/hotel-lisbon) ). It’s a boutique hotel in a great location and would highly...
Nov 15, 20, 2:47 pm
Replies: 118
Views: 27,583
Posted By DonJ

We just came back from Joali and loved it:...

We just came back from Joali and loved it: amazing hardware, everything feel luxurious, great rooms/spa/gym. service was good (not fantastic). Food in their three restaurants is good As well albeit I...
Jan 10, 20, 1:52 pm
Replies: 67
Views: 14,730
Posted By DonJ

Amanduna will not happen. The plot which was...

Amanduna will not happen. The plot which was originally intended for the project in Comporta was sold in Q4 2019 to the Amorim family and Vanguard properties. Instead there will be:...
Oct 27, 19, 1:06 am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,821
Posted By DonJ

Disagree with this, L’Apogee is the more intimate...

Disagree with this, L’Apogee is the more intimate property. Both hotels are outstanding
Oct 16, 19, 12:28 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,722
Posted By DonJ

Stayed at quite a few places in StM (Badrutt's,...

Stayed at quite a few places in StM (Badrutt's, Kulm, Suvretta, Kempinski etc.). Would rank as follows:
1) Badrutt's: best location, restaurants, service, spa is ok but still better than all others....
Oct 8, 19, 12:48 am
Replies: 196
Views: 50,067
Posted By DonJ

I loved the Bulgari (great hardware, spa, views...

I loved the Bulgari (great hardware, spa, views and Chinese restaurant) although location not as good as Pen.
Sep 29, 19, 5:47 am
Replies: 68
Views: 20,393
Posted By DonJ

The Bairro Alto hotel reopened after a 2 years...

The Bairro Alto hotel reopened after a 2 years renovation and is now the best choice in the city.
Also worth considering:
- The One Palácio da Anunciada (recently opened and public spaces looks...
Aug 19, 19, 9:05 pm
Replies: 546
Views: 109,065
Posted By DonJ

I would take Anantara off the list. Having...

I would take Anantara off the list. Having visited it last week, it feels very dated and not on par with the other properties being discussed.
Aug 16, 19, 7:59 am
Replies: 546
Views: 109,065
Posted By DonJ

We are currently staying at the Rosewood. It's...

We are currently staying at the Rosewood. It's not an extraordinary hotel but overall a plasent stay and I would return if there weren't so many other good new options in the city
Aug 16, 19, 4:41 am
Replies: 546
Views: 109,065
Posted By DonJ

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MO Bangkok: August 2019

Wing is being...
Aug 5, 19, 1:18 am
Replies: 652
Views: 170,204
Posted By DonJ

Has someone heared about FS considering opening...

Has someone heared about FS considering opening on Mallorca? Came across some pointers that this is being worked on
Jun 10, 19, 3:21 pm
Replies: 4,238
Views: 579,661
Posted By DonJ

- Il Sereno, Lake Como - Bill and Coo coast,...

- Il Sereno, Lake Como
- Bill and Coo coast, Mykonos
- Breidenbacher Hof, Düsseldorf
- Soho House, Berlin
- Badrutt's Palace, StM
- Villa Feltrinelli
- Cap Rocat, Mallorca
- 7pines, Ibiza
-...
Jun 10, 19, 3:01 pm
Replies: 153
Views: 51,105
Posted By DonJ

Just came back from a long weekend in...

Just came back from a long weekend in Capri/Positano. Some observations:
- JK Place is excellent, overall good service, good hardware, great pool and gym, beautiful views and decent location - close...
Jun 10, 19, 2:30 pm
Replies: 308
Views: 75,526
Posted By DonJ

Wink Btw. seems like Aman is struggling with staff in...

Btw. seems like Aman is struggling with staff in China. Only the Shanghai property (which is excellent) has a GM when we have stayed at all their properties a month ago and it shows. I could not...
Jun 10, 19, 2:21 pm
Replies: 78
Views: 15,142
Posted By DonJ

Loved Villa La Coste. Great art park and hotel....

Loved Villa La Coste. Great art park and hotel. Also enjoyed the restaurant by Francis Mallmann.

Benesse House in Japan is also good but by no means a luxury hotel (the art makes up for it though!)
Jun 9, 19, 9:33 am
Replies: 50
Views: 13,428
Posted By DonJ

I like both the MO and Bulgari. MO has newer...

I like both the MO and Bulgari. MO has newer rooms and a better spa. Bulgari has a beautiful garden in the summer and good rooms/service as well. They are my top 2 choice for Milan and difficult to...
Jun 9, 19, 9:28 am
Replies: 28
Views: 5,145
Posted By DonJ

In my view the choices are between: - Villa...

In my view the choices are between:
- Villa Kennedy: rooms are getting dated, location not great but at least closer to airport, best spa / pool area, nice courtyard to sit outside in the summer
-...
Jun 9, 19, 9:24 am
Replies: 18
Views: 3,955
Posted By DonJ

Albeit Bareiss and Traube Tonbach having...

Albeit Bareiss and Traube Tonbach having outstanding restaurants, the only place worth staying in northern black forest area is Brenner's in Baden Baden. The new Fritz and Felix restaurant is very...
Feb 17, 19, 9:56 am
Replies: 28
Views: 5,225
Posted By DonJ

We are just looking into a similar trip. Has...

We are just looking into a similar trip. Has anyone considered MY Grace from Quasar?
Dec 19, 18, 1:43 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,236
Posted By DonJ

Luxury skiing options in Japan?

Hi All,
we heard so much about the powder snow in Japan and onsens and wonder if it is worthwhile to make a trip from Europe to experience it. In Europe our favourites include L’apogee in...
Oct 5, 17, 1:45 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,133
Posted By DonJ

Amanyara - postponing re-opening time - need alternative

We booked to go mid November as Aman assured us a few weeks ago that all is in order. Today they told us there will be no electricity and hotel is only opening again on 15 December! We initially also...
Feb 4, 17, 1:03 pm
Replies: 68
Views: 20,393
Posted By DonJ

Memmo Principe Real or Barrio Alto are my...

Memmo Principe Real or Barrio Alto are my favorites.

Four Seasons is dated.
Jan 14, 17, 5:46 pm
Replies: 88
Views: 19,091
Posted By DonJ

I prefer Bulgari or MO Milan

I prefer Bulgari or MO Milan
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