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11 Jul 2018
Biltmore Hotel announces ‘regal’ room and golf course redesign
Biltmore Hotel announces ‘regal’ room and golf course redesign   The Biltmore Hotel, located at Coral Gables, near Miami, has announced that it has commissioned two architects to redesign all of its accommodations and corridors, as well as one more architect to oversee the restoration of its 18-hole golf course. D’Shakil Designs and Studio 5 Design + Architecture will .... More>>
11 Jul 2018
Video: Attractions Management News Flash 11 July 2018
Video: Attractions Management News Flash 11 July 2018   The latest Attractions Management News Flash Video is now live! In this broadcast, Unesco adds 19 new world heritage sites, Disney creates robot stunt doubles for their theme parks, the RAF museum in London reopens after a £26m redevelopment and U2 plan a new visitor attraction in Dublin. To watch the video on .... More>>
11 Jul 2018
10,000 art works to be moved for Buckingham Palace renovations
10,000 art works to be moved for Buckingham Palace renovations   More than 10,000 works of art from the British royal family's private collection will be relocated during the £369m (US$489.6m, €416.8m) refurbishment of Buckingham Palace, with some of the works to potentially be loaned out to public institutions. The entire east wing of the palace will be emptied in April 2019 .... More>>
11 Jul 2018
BBSpa creates Belgian spa with extensive wet area
BBSpa creates Belgian spa with extensive wet area   A new 350sq m spa has opened at the Hotel Le Sanglier Des Ardennes in Durbuy, Belgium. Created by Be a Business Spa (BBspa), the Spa du Sanglier uses cedarwood throughout to give a natural wooden aroma that will be released for years. The project was a collaboration between Atelier 47 architects and the BBspa .... More>>
11 Jul 2018
English Heritage launches campaign after survey reveals children more likely to experience a castle in fiction than reality
English Heritage launches campaign after survey reveals children more likely to experience a castle in fiction than reality   English Heritage has launched a new campaign for families to visit its castles, after a survey by the organisation revealed that children's memories of castles are more than twice as likely to have come from film and fiction instead of a real-life visit. A 2,000 person survey of both children and adults showed .... More>>
11 Jul 2018
Belmond’s ancient Tuscan retreat includes Etruscan-inspired spa
Belmond’s ancient Tuscan retreat includes Etruscan-inspired spa   Belmond Castello di Casole has opened in the Tuscan countryside, set within a castle dating to the year 998 in an untouched nature reserve between Siena and Florence, Italy. Originally named Querceto Manor, the property was restored by the aristocratic Bargagli family in the 20th century and sits within its own .... More>>
10 Jul 2018
Harmonic Turbine Tidal Hotel to make waves with tidal energy focus in China
Harmonic Turbine Tidal Hotel to make waves with tidal energy focus in China   A new hotel designed by Margot Krasojevic will look to improve both China’s and the hotel industry’s outlooks on energy usage by harnessing tidal energy and reimagining what a hotel’s ethos on power is for both user and operator. “I have designed an alternative sustainable holiday experience. Studies have been .... More>>
10 Jul 2018
W Nashville to play on city’s musical heritage
W Nashville to play on city’s musical heritage   W Hotels Worldwide has announced the 2020 opening of W Nashville in Tennessee, US, which will incorporate the city’s rich musical heritage into its design and ethos. Architecture and design firm Rockwell Group has been commissioned to carry out the project, with a brief to incorporate the “rich culture and .... More>>
10 Jul 2018
New Hamburg train station looks to be hybrid between ‘nature and city life’
New Hamburg train station looks to be hybrid between ‘nature and city life’   A new railway station development in Hamburg, Germany, has been commissioned, with a view to the hub being more than just another stop on the tracks but indeed an architectural representation of the green credentials of the city around it. Hamburg-Altona station will house a rooftop green space and two towers .... More>>
10 Jul 2018
Could indoor cycling classes cause kidney damage "similar to car crashes"?
Could indoor cycling classes cause kidney damage   High-intensity indoor cycling classes carry a "significant risk of kidney damage" – especially for first-time participants – according to a report in the American Journal of Medicine. The study claims that indoor cycling classes – which simulate climbing hills, cycling on flat roads and include sprint .... More>>
10 Jul 2018
Montcalm Hotel Group opens first boutique townhouse hotel in Paddington
Montcalm Hotel Group opens first boutique townhouse hotel in Paddington   The Montcalm Hotel Group has launched the next generation of its boutique townhouse hotels with the opening of its latest property, The Chilworth in Paddington, London. Billed as a 'boutique urban hideaway' The Chilworth is set inside a refurbished Georgian townhouse, located near Paddington station and Hyde .... More>>
10 Jul 2018
England planning on bidding for 2030 World Cup?
England planning on bidding for 2030 World Cup?   As football fever grips England – thanks to the national team's performances at this year's FIFA World Cup – there is growing evidence that The Football Association (FA) is planning to launch a bid to host the tournament in 2030. The FA is understood to have been satisfied with the "increased transparency" of .... More>>
10 Jul 2018
‘Loved by everyone’: industry mourns Leila El Enjari, RKF vice president
‘Loved by everyone’: industry mourns Leila El Enjari, RKF vice president   Leila El Enjari, vice president of luxury spa linen supplier RKF Group, died in a tragic car accident on 4 July. She was 37 years old. Leila El Enjari had worked for RKF for the past fifteen years, starting her career there when she was just 22. She worked her way up through the company, and in her most recent .... More>>
10 Jul 2018
Jeremy Wright named new culture secretary as part of "Brexit chaos" reshuffle
Jeremy Wright named new culture secretary as part of   Jeremy Wright, the MP for Kenilworth and Southam, has been named Britain's new culture secretary following a tumultuous 24 hours for the Conservative government which saw the resignations of both Boris Johnson and David Davis. Prime Minister Theresa May was forced to reshuffle her cabinet yesterday (9 July) .... More>>
09 Jul 2018
Luxury Lodges elevates accommodation portfolio with new treetop offering
Luxury Lodges elevates accommodation portfolio with new treetop offering   Luxury Lodges, an operator of luxury self-catering holiday resorts, has expanded its accommodation portfolio with the launch of The Treehouse, an experiential offering designed to make guests feel at one with nature. Situated in the heart of the Clowance resort in St Ives, Cornwall, the Treehouses form part of .... More>>
09 Jul 2018
Olson Kundig to design Oklahoma’s Bob Dylan Centre
Olson Kundig to design Oklahoma’s Bob Dylan Centre   A new attraction set to house more than 100,000 Bob Dylan artefacts will open in Oklahoma in 2021, with architects Olson Kundig to design the exhibition space. There is already a Bob Dylan Archive situated in the University of Tulsa’s Helmerich Center for American Research at Gilcrease Museum. However, .... More>>
06 Jul 2018
New York's Met breaks attendance record as visitors flock to popular US institution
New York's Met breaks attendance record as visitors flock to popular US institution   New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art has broken its attendance record, with more than 7.35 million visitors coming through its doors in the last year. The Met is New York’s most visited tourist attraction, with the new record cementing its position as one of the world's most important institutions. The record .... More>>
06 Jul 2018
Sunset Tower’s multi-million dollar transformation includes spa housed in John Wayne’s former apartment
Sunset Tower’s multi-million dollar transformation includes spa housed in John Wayne’s former apartment   The iconic Sunset Tower hotel – considered the one of the best examples of Art Deco design in Los Angeles – will emerge from a multi-million-dollar renovation this August that will include a new 7,000sq ft fitness centre and spa. Led by owner Jeff Klein, who has owned the property since 2004, the hotel is located .... More>>
06 Jul 2018
Onassis resort undergoes multi-million Euro renovation
Onassis resort undergoes multi-million Euro renovation   Domes Miramare – a resort in Corfu originally built for the Onassis family in the late 1960s – has emerged from a renovation, and will operate under Marriott’s Luxury Collection brand from 1 August. The beachfront retreat is one of a trio of Domes Resorts in Greece, and currently features a boutique spa, with .... More>>
06 Jul 2018
Spa inspired by Malaysian healing traditions opens at Four Seasons Kuala Lumpur
Spa inspired by Malaysian healing traditions opens at Four Seasons Kuala Lumpur   A 65-storey Four Seasons hotel has opened in Kuala Lumpur, with a spa inspired by Malaysian healing traditions included. Designed by Wilson Associates, the spa features eight treatment rooms, including two couples suites. Signature treatments include the Four Seasons Rotan Manau Aroma Massage and the .... More>>
06 Jul 2018
Work with nature, not against it, says Matteo Thun
Work with nature, not against it, says Matteo Thun   Italian architect and designer Matteo Thun believes "nature is stronger than architecture" and that designers should embrace botanical architecture in their works. Speaking in an exclusive interview with CLADglobal, Thun said that a botanical approach to architecture helps to limit disruption to the .... More>>
06 Jul 2018
Dreamworld CEO resigns following inquest into accidental deaths
Dreamworld CEO resigns following inquest into accidental deaths   Dreamworld CEO Craig Davidson has left his position in the midst of a public enquiry into the tragic accident at the theme park in 2016 which saw four people killed. An inquest into the deaths of Cindy Low, Kate Goodchild, Luke Dorsett and Roozi Araghi started last month, where it was revealed that the Thunder .... More>>
05 Jul 2018
Disney creates robotic stunt double capable of performing superhuman feats
Disney creates robotic stunt double capable of performing superhuman feats   Disney’s Imagineers have unveiled their latest innovation in new generation robotics – an autonomous robotic stunt double. Called Stuntronics, the animatronic robot can control and alter its pose in mid air, as well as guaranteeing the completion of sophisticated aerial stunts with precision every time. The .... More>>
05 Jul 2018
The Massage Company to open £500,000 centre in Kent
The Massage Company to open £500,000 centre in Kent   On-demand massage service The Massage Company (TMC) is set to expand its UK footprint with the opening of its second massage centre in Tunbridge Wells, Kent. Expected to open in September this year, the £500,000 centre will be located inside a 200-year-old brewery on Monson Street and will house 14 treatment .... More>>
04 Jul 2018
Formby Hall announces multi-million-pound expansion plans
Formby Hall announces multi-million-pound expansion plans   Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa, in Liverpool, UK, has unveiled multi-million-pound plans that will completely transform the four-star resort into a luxury leisure destination. Planning applications submitted to Sefton Council by resort operator CS Hotel Solutions outline an £18m revamp project including a new .... More>>
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