Aria electronic luxury

July 11th, 2012



Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas offers personalized electronic luxury in each guest room.


  • As you enter your room the curtains automatically open to reveal the Vegas strip through the floor to ceiling windows.
  • Next to the bed is a good night button that with a press turns off the television, music, lights, and shuts the drapes.
  • Connect your electronic device to the 42-inch LCD HDTV to stay connected to the world and control it all with the bedside touchscreen.
The rooms are sleek, modern and sexy without a cheesy Vegas feel.  Aria makes your visit so luxurious that you will never want to leave.



The Benjamin Hotel

April 16th, 2012


The Benjamin is a luxury boutique hotel located in Midtown Manhattan, within a 10-minute walk of Grand Central Station and the Rockefeller Center, a 5-minute walk to spectacular shopping and mile from Central Park and Times Square.  The Benjamin offers spa services, guest rooms with kitchen facilities and an on-site restaurant.  The hotel features a 24-hour fitness center and a fully equipped business center.  After a busy day, guests can relax with a massage in the hotel's spa.  To learn more visit their website at The Benjamin Hotel.



April 16th, 2012


Miraval Resort & Spa's is a welcoming retreat year round.  Top of line accommodations and a world renowned spa have led the readers of Travel & Leisure, SpaFinder and CondéNast to vote Miraval Resort & Spa the #1 spa in the world.  The Miraval Resort & Spa offers an array of spa services, outdoor activates and healthy cuisine for guests to enjoy.  There are 118 elegant casita-style rooms and suites that are comfortably decorated with earth tone colors to create a connection with the desert landscape and surrounding mountains.  To learn more about the resort and all the activates at your disposal please visit their website Miraval Resort & Spa.


Escape to Turtle Island

April 13th, 2012



Turtle Island is an all-inclusive, private island that accommodates only 14 couples at a time.  The island is home to the famed “blue lagoon”, wonderful tropical flowers, hiking trails, horseback riding, daily fresh fish, organic locally grown fruits and vegetables, and 14 private beaches.


This resort is a must for anyone wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of life.  It’s great for honeymooners, anniversary celebrations, or those wanting to slow down and decompress.  To learn more about the island and all that the resort offers please visit their website Turtle Island Fiji .


Jade Mountain Resort

March 20th, 2012


Jade Mountain Resort in St. Lucia is listed in the 2011 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.


Jade Mountain Resort offers 29 accommodations along with a full-service spa and a fitness facility.  The hotel restaurant Jade Mountain Club offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner overlooking the ocean.  Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a swim-up bar, a poolside bar, and a bar/lounge.  High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.



The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Snorkeling, swimming, kayaking, sailing, scuba diving, windsurfing, whale-watching, tennis, bicycle rentals, hiking, mountain biking, helicopter/airplane tours, horse riding/rental nearby



Kai En Ciel Spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, manicures, pedicures, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic treatments.


Photos Courtesy of Jade Mountain Resort







DALLAS, TEXAS - Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek is one of the most celebrated destinations in America. Once the palatial home of a Texas cotton magnate, it has meticulously restored interiors, hand-carved fireplaces, marble floors and stained-glass windows preserving the estate's original magnificence. Considered a Dallas icon by both locals and visitors alike, the Mansion retains the intimate ambience of the private residence it once was.


The Mansion has been rated Mobil Five-Star since 1991 and AAA Five-Diamond since 1992 as well as the top U.S. hotel by Zagat and the top hotel for service in the world. Dining is not to be taken lightly at the Mansion, because it has also been awarded a top U.S. hotel restaurant by Travel and Leisure.


Photos Courtesy of Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek





Montage Deer Valley

March 13th, 2012


Style by Design absolutely loves The Montage.  This resort is mountain chic at its best!  If you are ever in the area stop by to at least have a drink by the fire while over looking the beautiful mountains.  It's worth every penny!


The Montage Deer Valley is a luxury residence hotel and spa at the base of Empire Canyon at Deer Valley Resort in Park City, Utah. It opened in December of 2010 with exceptional reviews. A mountain resort retreat might be a more applicable moniker for this development.


Located at 8300’ feet, the Montage Deer Valley sits adjacent to the Empire Canyon Lodge at the base of the Ruby and Empire Express lifts and a short ski to the Lady Morgan Express lift. From this location residents and guests at the Montage are able to access all terrain levels.


The Montage Deer Valley has 174 guest rooms of which 46 are suites. There are 81 private residences located on the upper floors of the resort. The residences at the Montage Deer Valley range from 1200 to nearly 7000 square feet. The Montage Residences feature spectacular mountain and valley views, private decks, high ceilings, spa-like master bathrooms, gourmet kitchens and more. The residences are offered both furnished and designer ready for owners who wish to personalize their condo.


The Montage Resort at Deer Valley offers extensive amenities including: three restaurants (each with its own unique dining experience), a signature resort spa covering nearly 35,000 square feet of the resort space, outdoor pool, whirlpools, and fireplaces, 17,000 square feet of meeting and event space, retail space, heated underground parking and 24 hour personalized guest services. There are family recreation spaces which include a bowling alley, kids game room and family oriented casual dining. Recreational offerings at the resort will not be limited to skiing and winter activities as the resort will be open year-round for owners, residents and guests.








The Elysian in Chicago, is an independent luxury hotel in the Downtown part of the city, which has just been sold to the Hilton Waldorf-Astoria chain. The Waldorf Astoria Chicago, formerly the Elysian Hotel, in Illinois is located on East Walton Street in the Gold Coast, The Elysian is a luxury hotel with 188 rooms boasting 5-star amenities including a spa. The Elysian also has 52 private residences, condos, most of which are worth well over $1 million. Marc Jacobs also has a store in the bottom level of the hotel for his line of clothing and accessories. The hotel incorporates residential units that can be added into the list of hotel suites available when residents are out of town. The Elysian was approved in June 2005 and was constructed from 2006 until 2010. It was renamed Waldorf Astoria Chicago on February 1, 2012.