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The Chedi Katara, Qatar
The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort offers guests a palatial escape and is located in Katara Cultural Village, a 30-minute drive from Hamad International Airport.
The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort provides easy access to theatres, concert halls, exhibition galleries, mosques, restaurants, shops, a park, and an open amphitheatre.
The beachfront property offers 59 rooms and suites, as well as 32 villas. Facilities include a pool, spa, restaurants, lounges, event spaces, and a fully-serviced private beach.
Wink Hotel Danang Centre, Vietnam
Wink Hotel Danang Centre has opened in the heart of Danang City’s prime downtown entertainment district.
The 244-room social hub will feature a sky lobby, the 24/7 Wink Bar, and the Grab & Go area for purchase of snacks, drinks and supplies. There is also a coworking space on the 20th floor, gym, laundromat, and a men’s boutique salon.
The hotel’s Wink Guides will be on hand 24-hours a day through WhatsApp, Zalo or in person to offer their recommendations and favourite spots to ensure that every guest gets the most out of the city.
KAI Izumo, Japan
Located at the westernmost tip of the Shimane peninsula and Izumo Matsushima islands, KAI Izumo boasts views of the Hinomisaki Lighthouse and vast Japan Sea.
Nearby attractions such as Hinomisaki Shrine and Izumo-taisha Shrine, this hot spring ryokan allows guests to enjoy cultural experiences related to the Myths of Izumo and hot springs.
Just a three-minute walk from Hinomisaki Lighthouse bus stop, the ryokan features 39 rooms and has a restaurant, library, shop, lounge and public bath.
Le Méridien Hong Kong, Cyberport, China
Le Méridien Hong Kong, Cyberport has reopened after an 18-month long complete redesign and renovation. Its 170 guest rooms and suites have been completely updated and come with bathroom amenities, a large fridge with freezer, microwave, robot vacuum, storage spaces and the Kara Smart Fitness Mirror with in-built virtual trainers and workout programmes.
Embracing sustainability, the hotel has replaced plastic water bottles in guestrooms with a highly-certified UVC water purifier, along with in-room glasses and jars made from recycled glass.
Onsite facilities comprise an outdoor swimming pool, fitness hubs, function rooms, F&B, waterfront park, outdoor lawn and more.
The brand’s Unlock Art Programme also provides guests complimentary access to an eSport gaming venue just a stroll from the hotel to delight both kids and adults.