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InterContinental Sorrento Mornington Peninsula, Australia
InterContinental Sorrento Mornington Peninsula is the new centrepiece of The Continental, an 1875 landmark site that comprises new restaurants, bars and a wellness centre.
The hotel’s 108 rooms and suites offer seaside vibes, with penthouses to be unveiled later this year. Guests booking premium rooms and above will receive a complimentary in-room bar.
The Mediterranean pool deck offers views of Sorrento and Port Phillip Bay, while two restaurants, a beer garden, front bar, and speakeasy venue provide F&B variety.
Close to the hotel are various lifestyle options, such as golf courses, restaurants, wineries, hot springs, beaches and a shopping strip.
Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort, Thailand
The newly-renovated Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort now boasts 44 premium category rooms, with the remaining 102 superior rooms to open later in November.
All rooms in the resort offer a balcony or terrace, and guests in premium rooms enjoy exclusive Voyager 47 Club Lounge access with all-day non-alcoholic drinks, afternoon snacks and evening cocktails.
Facilities include Edgewater beach club with three pool zones and a kids’ water slide, fitness centre, kids club and game room.
An all-day dining restaurant and a fourth swimming pool will open later this year.
QT Newcastle, Australia
The 104-key QT Newcastle is housed within a heritage building on Hunter Mall, boasting stunning views of the harbour, Christ Church Cathedral and beyond.
Dining options include the signature Jana Restaurant & Bar and Scott’s.
A highlight of QT Newcastle is Rooftop at QT, where guests can enjoy a tipple while admiring the surrounds.
DoubleTree by Hilton Shah Alam i-City, Malaysia
Located a 10-minute drive from i-City Convention Center and offering easy access to the city’s prime manufacturing hubs and recreational destinations, DoubleTree by Hilton Shah Alam i-City is an ideal hotel for both leisure and business guests.
The 300-room hotel offers a spa, fitness centre, pool, and 1,600m² of event spaces. F&B options include Makan Kitchen, Tosca Italian restaurant, Axis Lounge, and The Koffee.