Category Archives: Hotel Reviews

Get to know Capella Hotels

When Horst Schulze, former president of Ritz Carlton. retired at the age of 62, he found he wasn’t ready to retire. Though intimately familiar with running a typical luxury hotel, he was intrigued by a question: how to create a … finish reading Get to know Capella Hotels

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Saffire Freycinet, True Tasmania Luxury

While Tasmania is growing and diversifying and becoming more appealing to tourists day-by-day, it also remains fairly wild and rustic. Luxury travelers may be pressed to find enough options that meet a higher standard, especially if you are looking for … finish reading Saffire Freycinet, True Tasmania Luxury

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Dining at Andaz Mayakoba

After writing up our site-inspection report for Andaz Mayakoba, we really wanted to dive in to the dining options on property. One of the greatest things about the Mayakoba Complex is that guests can enjoy benefits, such as dining and … finish reading Dining at Andaz Mayakoba

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Andaz Mayakoba Hotel Site Inspection Report

Jessica and I were very fortunate to join Brownell Travel and Hyatt on a recent Educational trip to Andaz Mayakoba, located in Riviera Maya, Mexico. Andaz Mayakoba only just recently opened in early 2017, and we couldn’t be more pleased … finish reading Andaz Mayakoba Hotel Site Inspection Report

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Pro-Tips: How to get the most out of the new Virtuoso.com Booking Tool

We received a lot of positive feedback from our blog post on how to Get Extra Perks and Avoid Fees when booking with Ourisman Travel, and are very excited to share our “Pro-Tips” for the new Virtuoso.com Booking Tool! If … finish reading Pro-Tips: How to get the most out of the new Virtuoso.com Booking Tool

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Updates on Four Seasons Orlando

It has more than two years since we had eyes on the ever popular Four Seasons Orlando resort at Walt Disney World (read our previous post here), so it was time for another site-inspection and an update on the hotel. … finish reading Updates on Four Seasons Orlando

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Get Extra Perks and Avoid Fees: How to Make a Simple Hotel Booking

We at Ourisman Travel pride ourselves in offering you the best value and luxury amenities for your hotel-only bookings. Our compensation is provided by the hotels, making it possible for us to provide this service with no fees to you … finish reading Get Extra Perks and Avoid Fees: How to Make a Simple Hotel Booking

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Peninsula Beijing | a Virtuoso Week top ten choice

This is #3 of my Top Ten List from Virtuoso Week 2016. Click here for #1 (Canada on sale) and #2 (the Belmond Cadogan, London). Beijing has some excellent luxury hotels, but if you have a short stay and want to … finish reading Peninsula Beijing | a Virtuoso Week top ten choice

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Maldives: What Kind of Luxury Do You Want?

During a recent trip to the Maldives, David experienced three of the top Maldives luxury hotels and was able to do site inspections of three other resorts. You can read his complete site inspection report on FlyerTalk. When trying to find the perfect Maldives luxury … finish reading Maldives: What Kind of Luxury Do You Want?

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Hotel Preview: Four Seasons Oahu at Ko Olina

The Four Seasons Oahu at Ko Olina is gearing up for its grand opening Memorial Day weekend in just a few short weeks and I was so fortunate to be able to sneak a peak at all that this resort … finish reading Hotel Preview: Four Seasons Oahu at Ko Olina

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