November 26, 2012 |
Check out the panoramic view at the new Fairmont Makati , set to open Dec. 3 in the Philippines. The 30-story hotel overlooks Makati, one of 17 cities that's part of metro Manila. A focal point of each guestroom is floor-to-ceiling glass windows. The hotel, which will be Fairmont Hotels & Resorts' first property in Southeast Asia, is in Manila's upscale business district. “We're very excited to be opening the Fairmont Makati,” said Jennifer Fox, president of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 30, 2008 |
Orange County coroner's officials Thursday confirmed what investigators had long suspected: A woman whose body was found packed in dry ice in an upscale hotel room died of an overdose. Monique Felicia Trepp, 33, found March 6 at the Fairmont Hotel, died of an acute combination of cocaine and alcohol, supervising deputy coroner Larry Esslinger said. Investigators believe that she may have been dead for as long as a year. Trepp's boyfriend, Stephen David Royds, 46, has been charged with possession and intent to sell drugs from the hotel room that he and Trepp shared.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 9, 2008 |
A woman found dead and packed in dry ice at an upscale hotel near John Wayne Airport has been identified as Monique Felicia Trepp of Huntington Beach, a police spokesman said Saturday. No further information was available on how she died or how long her body had been in the hotel room, said Newport Beach Police Sgt. Scott McKnight. Trepp, 33, was found late Thursday after police arrested Stephen David Royds, 46, on suspicion of possessing and selling cocaine at the Fairmont Hotel on MacArthur Boulevard.
January 31, 2006 |
Colony Capital, the Century City investment firm headed by real estate tycoon Thomas J. Barrack Jr., is teaming up with a Saudi prince to buy Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Inc. for $3.2 billion, the companies said Monday. The deal would add 87 luxury hotels to Colony's Raffles chain, including Fairmont properties in San Francisco, Newport Beach and Santa Monica. Raffles has a strong presence in the Far East; Fairmont is focused on North America.
May 26, 2000 |
Five years after national labor leaders seized control of a foundering Westside hotel workers union, the revamped local has announced an ambitious, well-financed campaign to organize luxury beachfront resorts, starting with the prominent Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.
October 28, 1999 |
The former Miramar Sheraton Hotel in Santa Monica will now be managed as part of the Fairmont Hotels & Resorts chain. The hotel will be known as the Fairmont Miramar Hotel Santa Monica. The change comes a few weeks after Maritz, Wolff & Co., a Los Angeles-based investment firm, purchased the 302-room property at Wilshire Boulevard and Ocean Avenue for about $90.6 million from an affiliate of Japan's Fujita Corp.