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The New Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage Opens Mixing Luxury Living and Desert Life

By: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn | Mar 23, 2014

Starting earlier this week, reservations became available for the newest member of the Ritz-Carlton family located in Rancho Mirage. The property opens on May 15 and features 30,000 square feet of meeting space, extraordinary dining opportunities and a two-story spa.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas Makes it Easier to Travel With Your Entourage

By: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn | Feb 15, 2014

Traveling with a number of people used to mean a reserving a number of individual rooms or suites, but The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas, has introduced an idea to change things up. They have created a Privacy Wing just for guests traveling with an entourage. The Ritz-Carlton suite, which itself boasts 2,385 square feet of luxurious accommodations, is at the helm for this veritable private hotel within a hotel. The wing will offer four supplemental rooms and suites that connect and face each other.

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The New Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Mixes Modern Touches With Traditional Japanese Influences

By: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn | Feb 12, 2014

Kyoto, Japan recently saw the opening of what is being claimed to be its "first truly international luxury hotel and Japan's first urban resort" with The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto being added to the stellar chain's lineup of resorts.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel To Host 3D Exhibit By Artist Paul Davids

By: JustLuxe Team | Jan 20, 2014

As part of The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel’s rotating art series, artist, author and filmmaker Paul Davids will be showcasing his Collaboration Portfolio at the resort from February 8 to April 30, 2014. Featuring tributes to Vincent van Gogh and Andy Warhol, Davids and fellow artist Russell Metzger created 13 three-dimensional oil paintings on canvas and wood, integrating fabrics, polished stone, dyes and epoxy resins.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Naples Reveals New and Improved Look

By: Chad Chisholm | Dec 31, 2013

Re-imagining a hotel is no small feat— from the established restaurants and amenities to well-known features of the property—breathing new life into institutions takes tremendous vision and a bit of magic. On the Gulf Coast of Florida, The Ritz-Carlton, Naples accomplishes just that, contemporary design without abandoning the true character of this traditional and esteemed resort.

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The Ritz-Carlton Brand Launches Family-Friendly Children's Programs Worldwide

By: JustLuxe Team | Dec 19, 2013

It isn’t enough for Ritz-Carlton to pamper its adult guests, now they want to ensure its littlest visitors leave with a memorable experience of their own. Ritz Kids, a new children’s program in partnership with Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society, has been launched in 84 hotels around the world based on the wonders of traveling.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel’s Entirely Edible Gingerbread Spectacular on Display Now

By: JustLuxe Team | Dec 18, 2013

‘Tis the season for gifts, snow angels, singing carols and of course, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel’s annual Gingerbread Spectacular. This year’s theme “Spirit of Giving” has been named in honor of the hotel’s Community Footprints partners: Surfers Healing, Friends of Orange County’s Homeless Pets, Canine Companions for Independence, Socks for Heroes, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Orange County Rescue Mission, Olive Crest, Operation Helping Hands, and Second Harvest Food Bank. 

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W Hotels Worldwide Opens Its First-Ever Ski Retreat in Switzerland

W Hotels Worldwide opened its 45th location with the W Verbier Hotel & Residences. This is a twofold first for the deluxe hotelier, as this is its only location in Switzerland and its first-ever ski resort.

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Ritz-Carlton to Open New Property in Nanjing, China in 2015

By: Tara Imperatore | Nov 26, 2013

Another big name in the luxury hotel industry has announced its plan to continue expansion into Asia. Ritz-Carlton revealed they would be opening a new hotel in first quarter 2015 in Nanjing, China, one of the country’s four great ancient capitals.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota Debuts Circus-Themed Spa Treatment

By: Tara Imperatore | Oct 30, 2013

While a relaxing spa treatment and a day at the circus may seem like two completely different experiences, The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota is out to prove the two can be successfully combined to create something luxurious. The Southern Florida city is the winter home of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus, so to play off of its whimsical spirit, the Ritz-Carlton property has developed the Aerial Silk Massage.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas' In-Room Dining Makes Coveted Saveur Magazine List

By: Tara Imperatore | Oct 28, 2013

When you pick up the phone and call for room service, you don’t necessarily expect fine-dining worthy meals to appear at the door…unless you’re staying at The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas. Showcasing Texas’ finest and most popular fare, the luxurious uptown property was recently named among the top 15 in-rooming dining experiences around the world in the Saveur magazine Culinary Travel Awards 2013.

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The Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa: Family-Friendly Fun in The Sun in Fort Lauderdale

By: JustLuxe Team | Oct 28, 2013

Sitting on a beautiful beach in Hollywood, FL, The Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa welcomes guests to one of the best hotels in the Miami and Fort Lauderdale area. Rooms and suites are furnished with plush, comfy beds, and complete with views out over the brilliant blue seas or the sparkling canals and cityscape.

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Experience The Spirit of Southern California at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel

By: JustLuxe Team | Oct 28, 2013

As the first luxury coastal beach resort in Orange County, The Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel has maintained its position as a top California destination with ease. With a lighter approach to luxury than many hotels at this level, the property shows the playful nature of the SoCal lifestyle while keeping true to The Ritz-Carlton brand of lavish amenities, gorgeous guestrooms and suites. For the last 28 years straight, the resort has earned AAA Five Diamond status as well as a long list of other accolades and awards.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Slated to Open its Doors in February 2014

By: Carly Zinderman | Sep 24, 2013

Japan just got even better with the opening of The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto. Due to open in February 2014, the luxury property is an urban resort that pays tribute to the city's rich culture. Under the supervision of Mr. Yuji Tanaka as the General Manager, the resort will feature the superior service that The Ritz is known for. The property will be home to 136 guest rooms and will boast some of the largest rooms in the city. There will be four on-site dining options as well as a spa and recreational amenities. As a must-see destination, the new resort will be a great place for travelers to experience a quintessential Japanese vacation. The 25-year luxury hotel veteran Mgr. Tanaka will bring his expertise to the hotel and hopes to further reinforce the property’s position as a luxury leader in Japan.

The Ritz-Carlton Sets its Sights on The Beaches of Bali for 2014

The Ritz-Carlton is planning to open a new hotel in Bali in 2014. The hotel will be ideally situated amongst the island's most beautiful beaches and will offer specially created activities and experiences. Read More
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