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Review: Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong

One of the world’s greatest hotels, Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong is the flagship property for Mandarin Oriental and commands a prime position on Victoria Harbour. Situated in the heart of Central district on Hong Kong Island, it really does live to its reputation, combining elegance with refined warm and friendly service. Reception is always buzzing with activity, but our check in was swift and efficient and in an instant we were escorted to our room. Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong is big hotel with 434 rooms and 67 suites. Our luxury room with harbour view was offered picture perfect views. It’s definitely worth the upgrade on the room rate. The rooms are decorated to embrace the hotel’s oriental heritage and it was very spacious, and I loved the double vanity unit in the bathroom, there’s a large bath (big enough for two). The comfy beds are perfect to sleep off any jet lag. Dining delights Dining is a delight at Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong. The breakfast buffet may add a few inches to your waistline (check …

World Spa Awards

Looking for inspiration for your next spa trip? The winners of the World Spa & Wellness Awards were recently announced at the London Hilton on Park Lane. If you’re looking for the very best spa locations around the world – here’s a good place to start. Pictured above, Como Shambala Estate, Bali. The winners: Destination Spa of the Year – Middle East Winner: Talise Spa at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai Hotel Spa of the Year – Middle East Winner: Shuiqi Spa and Fitness at Atlantis the Palm, Dubai Spa of the Year – Africa Winner: One & Only Spa Cape Town, South Africa Destination Spa of the Year – Asia and Australasia Winner: Como Shambhala Estate, Bali Hotel Spa of the Year – Asia & Australasia Winner: The Oriental Spa at The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong Destination Spa of the Year – North & South America Winner: Lapinha Spa, Brazil Hotel Spa of the Year – North & South America Winner: Spa Montage Laguna Beach, USA Day Spa of the Year – Europe Winner: Urban …