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Il Sereno Lago di Como, Italy


Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Il Sereno Lago di Como Hotel, on the eastern shore of Italy's Lake Como, is a sight to behold, for so many reasons. With a Lake Como back-drop that's beyond your wildest dreams, the hotel's award-winning designer Patricia Urquiola has brought the interiors comfort and cutting-edge luxury with an unmistakably Italian flair. Read on as the concierge ...

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Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle, Sri Lanka


Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Mr Duminda Boteju is the Chief Concierge from Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle, 195-kilometres from Sri Lanka's capital, Colombo. Duminda's professionalism has earned him the highly-respected 'Les Clefs D’Or' certification. The resort, which is on the southern-Sri Lankan coast, has a focus on wellness. There are healthy cuisine options (e.g., raw juices, etc.) in the six dining venues, as well as beach ...

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Whitehall in Camden, Maine, USA


Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Lark Hotels' Whitehall in Camden, Maine, in the USA, is managed by Billy and Andrea Decaneo. Camden is an area known for its summer community of wealthy Northeasterners, mostly from Boston, New York and Philadelphia. The hotel is described as "a true midcoast Maine experience, where the mountains meet the sea", embracing modern luxury with a touch ...

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San Clemente Palace Kempinski, Venice, Italy


Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Alessandro Heinrich, is Head Concierge at San Clemente Palace Kempinski Venice. While buzzing Venice is only minutes away, San Clemente Island is the ideal destination for those seeking a retreat of peace and tranquillity and exclusivity at the same time - and it is only minutes away from St Mark’s Square by the resort’s complimentary ...

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WEIL Hotel, Ipoh, Malaysia


Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Mr Mardeventer "Vent" Gave Martin is the Head Concierge of the WEIL Hotel in Ipoh, Malaysia, a member of the Lifestyle Collection from Preferred Hotels and Resorts.  The name Ipoh is derived from a local tree, Pohon Epu, whose poisonous sap was used by indigenous peoples to coat the tips of the darts of their blowpipes for hunting. Located 180km north ...

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ME London Hotel, United Kingdom


Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Mr. Ruairi McDowell is the Head Concierge at ME London Hotel, part of the Preferred Hotel & Resorts group. There's no doubting that Ruairi's skill, coupled with architecture and interiors by Foster + Partners, have snagged the hotel a swag of impressive awards across 2016 and 2017, including Luxury Design Hotel of the Year, Favourite Urban Hotel, Best City Hotel UK, and London Bar of ...

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