After a year filled with quarantines, lockdowns and sheltering in place, we can’t wait to check into a luxury hotel. Here are four of the most exciting hotel re-openings:
Mandarin Oriental, Lago di Como
Lago di Como is a stunning Italian getaway, nestled in a lush botanical park, on the shores of Lake Como. The hotel is ideal for a relaxing retreat after the year’s unprecedented challenges. It opened its doors to guests in April 2021. The new Reset and Relax, Renew package offers new levels of wellness. It includes accommodation, spa treatments, and a private wellness experience that will help to rejuvenate both mind and body.
The resort has made further improvements to its public areas and accommodation during the season closure. This includes a complete overhaul of its Panoramic Suite which offers luxury and privacy and boasts an oversized terrace with a sundeck, and a private swimming pool overlooking the lake.
Mandarin Oriental, New York
The five-star Mandarin Oriental, New York is a stunning blend of modern design and stylish oriental flair. It reopened on April 1, 2021. The hotel features 244 elegant guestrooms and suites, all with breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline and Central Park. The hotel created a variety of packages and offers to mark the reopening. They also reflected the importance of adaptability in today’s climate.
The aptly titled ‘Travel Again‘ package offers a saving of up to 20% off Best Available Rates and is available until 7 September 2021.
Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum
Located on the shores of delightful Paradise Bay, Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum opened for the season on 1 April 2021, with exceptional new amenities and energizing programming. There are 133 luxury rooms, villas, suites, and lifestyle apartments available. All have balconies and terraces with breathtaking views and private gardens. New enhancements include augmented dining, a tennis academy, innovative fitness training, and an expanded shopping boutique with luxury brands from around the world. There is also an enrichment program for children.
Mandarin Oriental Ritz, Madrid
Mandarin Oriental Ritz, Madrid is a luxurious Belle Epoque palace located in the Golden Triangle of Art of Madrid. It has 153 rooms and suites designed by Parisian studio Gilles & Boissier. After the most extensive and ambitious restoration in the hotel’s 110-year history, the much-anticipated reopening took place on April 15, 2021.
The hotel was originally designed and built by Cesar Ritz, a legendary hotelier. It opened its doors for the first time in 1910. It has been meticulously restored over the past three years to enhance its facilities and services while keeping the original Belle Epoque character.