luxe - New Openings
Written by Oryx
Seek out the newest restaurants, hotels, and spas with our guide.
Located on Bali’s spectacular eastern coastline, Regent Bali is the only all-suites beachfront resort in Sanur. Nestled within ten acres of lush tropical gardens, Regent Bali features 95 spacious suites including 78 Deluxe Suites; eight Premier Suites; four Deluxe Spa Suites and four Premier Spa Suites, each with their own spa treatment room; and the two-bedroom Regent Villa with its own private pool, living room, and dining room. All accommodation enjoys magnificent sea or tropical garden views.
Bird of Smithfield
The long-awaited venture by chef Alan Bird, renowned for heading the kitchen at The Ivy in London for over 15 years. Bird of Smithfield’s menu will be British with a twist, with dishes aiming to explore the influence British food has had both historically and presently. The restaurant features a basement cocktail bar, a private dining room with a chef’s table, and a roof terrace overlooking the towers of the old market.
The Standard, High Line
With 338 rooms on 18 floors, The Standard, High Line boasts unparalleled views of the Hudson River and the New York City skyline from the floor-to-ceiling, wall-to-wall windows in each room. Michelin-starred chef Dan Silverman cooks up classic New-York-meets-new-American cuisine at the hotel’s restaurant, The Standard Grill. The hotel’s Biergarten serves traditional German food and beer, and an 18th-floor cocktail lounge boasts 360° views of the city.
Aman Canal Grande Venice
Housed in a palazzo on the Grand Canal, Aman Canal Grande Venice offers 24 suites, including six Palazzo Bedrooms with views of the private garden, nine Palazzo Chambers with views of the Grand Canal, four Palazzo Suites with elevated views of the Grand Canal, and five Signature Suites. The Dining Room comprises three distinctive rooms and serves Italian and Asian cuisines, and the intimate Roof Terrace offers wonderful views over the rooftops of the city.
The Spa at Conrad Beijing
Conrad Hotels and Resorts’ new flagship property in Beijing opened its spa on June 1. The Spa at Conrad Beijing is a haven of tranquillity in the heart of the bustling city. Retreat to the restful atmosphere of The Spa, where you can enjoy a wealth of beauty treatments: relax with an intensive massage, get glowing vibrant skin with an invigorating body scrub, or treat yourself to a pampering manicure and pedicure in one of five treatment rooms.