Property reopened on 01/11/2020
Hotel and restaurant on the seafront. Situated in the heart of one of the most exclusive suburbs, Bantry Bay, just ten minutes away from the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and in walking distance to the Clifton and Camps Bay beaches, this elegant Edwardian mansion overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Whether you choose the opulent atmosphere of Ellerman House or the modern style of its villas, you too will fall under the spell of this address that combines all the pleasures of Cape Town. Enjoy the gourmet cuisine, tasting fine vintage wines and surveying the impressive private art collection, plus a view of the Atlantic Ocean that is quite simply spectacular. The site located to the below right of Ellerman House has a new home being developed on it and building works are being heard on the property. For more information click here. ... Learn moreless
Property reopened on 12/02/2021
Restaurant on a golf course. Addison, San Diego’s first Michelin-starred restaurant, showcases the beauty and allure of California gastronomy. Chef William Bradley offers his distinct culinary perspective through an experience that celebrates regional ingredients and Southern California influences. With its soaring ceilings and picturesque views of the surrounding hillside, the dining room creates a transportive setting for Bradley’s ten-course and five-course tasting menus. Dishes reveal a vision that is wholly and distinctly California, led by the climate and cadence of the area’s terroir, while warm service brings levity and lightness to the experience. Wine director Victoria O'Bryan curates Addison’s 12,000 bottle wine room and program showcasing top selections from small producers, rare Champagnes and new discoveries from around the world. ... Learn moreless
Property reopened on 01/04/2021
Hotel and restaurant in town. The ancient city of Vilnius is a Unesco World Heritage site and had a profound influence on the cultural and architectural development of a large part of Europe. Despite the invasions and destruction that it suffered in its history, it still has many renaissance, gothic, baroque and classical architectural gems. “Stikliai” is Lithuanian for glass blowers and this hotel is ideally situated in the trade quarter, where, from the 17th to the 19th centuries, glass blowers had their workshops. Today, the Stikliai Hotel is a delightful little house, with a winter garden. The attentive staff will leave you with a lasting memory of a warm and welcoming Lithuania. ... Learn moreless
Property reopened on 12/05/2021
Restaurant and hotel on the seafront. To love Marseille means to love the Mediterranean, inseparable from the city, just like Gérald Passedat’s three-star cuisine. First come sea anemones, bonito, sea urchins, crabs and shellfish. Then fish occupies the heart of his cuisine. More than 65 varieties are fished locally over the year, such as tub gurnard, rascasse, red porgy, comber fish, common dentex, in compliance with the guidelines for the protection of maritime resources. The cult dish is “Bouille Abaisse”, light, iodized and zephyr-like, and also the famous Lucie Passedat sea bass. Sea views are everywhere… from the terrace, from the restaurant and from your spacious bedroom, overlooking the distant horizon. ... Learn moreless
Property reopened on 13/05/2021
Hotel and restaurant in town. The rooms open out to an enclosed garden, a small oasis of greenery where the organic herbs, fruits, and vegetables that supply the restaurant are grown. Stunningly, this is in the heart of Old Lille, in an 18th century private mansion with beautiful classic lines. Protectors of an undeniable charm, ceilings, floors, and antique woodwork have been conserved and are boldly married with the contemporary decors of the rooms, as well as works of art scattered throughout the hotel: it was indeed designed to be a genuine cultural space. At the restaurant, the chef produces a creative and "astounding" cuisine emphasizing local and seasonal products. ... Learn moreless
Property reopened on 01/07/2021
Hotel and restaurant in town. In the 16th arrondissement of the French capital, Saint James Paris lovingly cultivates a world of unmatched refinement and art de vivre. Close to the Arc de Triomphe and Avenue Foch, this exceptional hotel reveals a discreet character imbued with pastoral charm and an aura unlike any other. Graced with 5,000 square metres of greenery, it holds court amidst marvellous gardens made all the more remarkable by the landscape designer Xavier de Chirac. This former private mansion is now bridging its romantic neoclassical soul with modernity, thanks to the talents of interior designer Laura Gonzalez, who has achieved a perfect symbiosis of plant life and art deco. The decorative contrasts exhibit a rare elegance, as evidenced by the fifty rooms and suites which are at once chic and poetic, grandiose and intimate. It is unique amalgam that continues with the cuisine of chef Julien Dumas who, in the Bellefeuille gourmet restaurant, sublimates the diversity and intensity of flavours while celebrating his ardent passion for nature and seafood. ... Learn moreless
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Hotel and restaurant in town. Whether planning a romantic weekend, a family getaway, a stay with friends or a business trip, the quirky British atmosphere of this boutique hotel, ideally located just between Sloane Square and Knightsbridge, is sure to delight. Inside the four interconnected Victorian townhouses lie fifty-six rooms and suites, each unique in design and offering an extraordinary level of comfort — perfect for complete relaxation after an active and exciting day in London. The superb Chelsea Bar centred around a Negroni menu, the drawing room where you can enjoy traditional afternoon tea, as well as the excellent Hans’ Bar & Grill — an address that has become a must in the area with its all-day seasonal menu rooted in British produce — complete this historic establishment known for its discreet and welcoming service. ... Learn moreless
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Hotel and restaurant in town. In the chic, cosmopolitan suburb of Atholl in Johannesburg, this small boutique hotel welcoming families and children of all ages, offers timeless charm and elegance. The spacious rooms are designed in a warm blend of neutral and natural shades, wood and wicker, contemporary furniture and pieces of African art and design. Depending on the time of day, guests can enjoy the large pool under the shade of palm trees, or the quiet of the delightful library and bar, with its open fire. The landscaped gardens surrounding the lovely house simply add to one’s feeling of serenity and offer a secluded, romantic setting where guests can lounge at leisure, enjoy a drink or dine in the in-house resturuant. Guest can also experience some of the best shopping and cultural attractions nearby. ... Learn moreless
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Hotel and restaurant in town. Like Charles Dickens, you will be fascinated by the city of Québec, the “Gibraltar of America” with “its giddy heights, its citadel suspended, as if it were in the air, its picturesque steep streets…” In the heart of the first city to be founded in North America, standing on an archaeological site that formerly housed wharves, cannon emplacements and warehouses, the Auberge Saint-Antoine bears witness to the history of this important commercial and military port. Many relics from the French and English colonial times were discovered when the Auberge was built. Now they can be found among the elegant designer interior of this irresistibly charming museum-hotel. ... Learn moreless
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Hotel and restaurant on a lake. Pagodas, pavilions and gardens cluster at the foot of the hills surrounding West Lake blend into the countryside itself. This special place has provided a source of inspiration to poets and artists since the Tang dynasty and is now listed as a Unesco World Heritage site. Chaptel Hotel is an oasis just off the West Lake, where you can experience the classic Hangzhou. This authentic Shikumen brick-built mansion has now recovered all its former glory: the decor of the main suites combines traditional Chinese furniture (including traditional wooden shutters) with Art Deco ornaments, such as rugs and lamps, from the period from which the building dates. ... Learn moreless