luxe - New Openings
Written by Oryx
Seek out the newest restaurants, hotels, and spas with our guide.
Located in Xintiandi, a landmark entertainment area in the heart of downtown Shanghai, Andaz Shanghai features 307 guest rooms including 47 premium rooms and suites, all with vibrant views over Shanghai and LED lighting, so guests can customise the colour to suit their mood. Dining options include Eclair, an all-day patisserie specialising in classic, cream-illed French pastries; and the signature restaurant Hai Pai, a fusion of French bistro and Shanghainese brasserie.
8 on Claymore Serviced Residences
From chic studios, two- or three-bedroom residences to a spacious penthouse, 8 on Claymore Serviced Residences ofers guests a personalised orientation tour and round-the-clock in-room dining service for their entire stay. Other privileges include a welcome hamper with essential items as well as L’Occitane’s Verbena body and hair care collection. Other features include an outdoor pool with an open-air deck, cabanas, and a BBQ area amongst a tropical setting.
The latest neighbourhood restaurant in St. James’s Park, London, the Caxton Grill ofers uncomplicated, ine quality British food with European accents. From its main entrance at № 2 Caxton Street, Caxton Grill spans one corner of the lush courtyard garden of the newly transformed St. Ermin’s Hotel. Food is sourced locally where possible and the honey is direct from the roof, where 75,000 Buckfast bees have happily settled in to their hives.
Rocco forte hotel Abu Dhabi
The new Rocco Forte Hotel Abu Dhabi is a visually striking wave-shaped glass building ofering unrivalled views from its large curved glass windows. The luxurious Royal Suite has a large living room, library and oice, butler kitchen, and two private terraces. One of the hotel’s highlights is the Blue Bar, housed in the suspended sixth loor of an 11-storey glass atrium, boasting unrivalled views of the city and skyline below.
With spectacular views over Lake Silvaplana, just 5km from St. Moritz in the small hamlet of Surlej, Nira Alpina has a private, glassed-in covered walkway leading straight to the adjacent Corvatsch cable car for quick and easy access to the mountain peaks. The outdoor terrace for starlit dining ofers unmatched views of the surrounding valley. The Nira Spa ofers innovative and authentic treatments such as a Swiss chocolate body wrap.