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Sansui Niseko, Japan
Sansui Niseko is a ski-in ski-out boutique hotel within close reach of Niseko Tokyu Grand Hirafu ski slopes and is conveniently situated on Hirafuzaka street.
All rooms boast scenic mountain views, and come complete with kitchen and laundry amenities. Facilities include a traditional onsen bath, spa, children playrooms, event spaces, and even an art gallery. For F&B, there is an all-day dining venue and Sushi Shin by Miyakawa, which features the best of Edomae sushi paired with locally-sourced ingredients.
A 2.5-hour drive from New Chitose Airport, or a 10-minute drive from Kutchan Station, the hotel is nearby the Welcome Center, along with a convenience store, pharmacy, ski shops and restaurants.
Mercure Cairns, Australia
Mercure Cairns has opened in the coastal holiday hotspot of Cairns in Tropical North Queensland. Rebranded from of ibis Styles Cairns, the hotel’s upgrade comprises 75 guestrooms, a pool deck and a new modern Australian restaurant which serves the finest local produce.
Located in the heart of Cairns, Mercure Cairns is just two blocks from the Esplanade and across the road from Cairns Aquarium, Munro Martin Parklands, and Cairns Performing Arts Centre. The night markets and food court, casino, Reef Fleet Terminal and convention centre are just a short walk away.
Owen House by Hmlet, Singapore
Owen House by Hmlet is a 106-key hotel offering flexible accommodations and co-living solutions for a new generation of travellers.
Nestled along the city fringe just steps away from Farrer Park area’s cultural and architectural landmarks, the hotel has nine room categories, suitable for short and long-term accommodation. Selected rooms even include kitchenettes and pantry areas.
Owen House features a lobby speakeasy bar that is open to the public to allow guests to interact with the local community, as well as two communal lounges for in-house guests, and meeting venue with vantage views.
Address Grand Creek Harbour, Dubai
Sitting on the shores of the Dubai Creek is Address Grand Creek Harbour, which boasts 223 rooms.
On-site facilities comprise a spa, fitness centre, infinity pool, kids pool and splash pad, as well as event venues. Guests can choose to dine at The Restaurant or Luma Pool Lounge, get a hot cup of java from The Patisserie, or unwind in the Cigar Lounge with some tipple.