May 2, 2012 |
Free nights with minimum stays have become common hotel come-ons, but here's one I like for the luxe factor and the price. Pay for three nights and get two more nights free at the tony CordeValle resort in Northern California, making this a vacation-length getaway with real savings. The deal: CordeValle is part of the Rosewood Hotels & Resorts brand and has just 45 rooms with a spa, vineyard and golf course, in San Martin, Calif. Where's that? In the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains south of San Jose and north of the Monterey Peninsula.
February 8, 2011 |
Upscale Rosewood Hotels & Resort group has opened a property in San Miguel de Allende , a cosmopolitan city in the central highlands of Mexico with a colonial past that's a favorite of artists and American expatriates. Accommodations come with a balcony or a terrace, and views of the town’s historic center, a short stroll down cobblestone streets. The 67-room hotel with colonial-style arches is Rosewood’s third property in Mexico. The deal: The hotel opens its doors with introductory rates starting at $295 a night, including breakfast for two and a 25% discount on spa treatments.
July 14, 2011 |
The iconic and storied Hotel Georgia, part of the Vancouver skyline since 1927, is set to reopen Friday under management by the Rosewood Hotels & Resorts luxury group. The Canadian hotel had been shuttered for renovations during the last five years. The 155-room Georgian Revival-style hotel includes more than 100 crystal chandeliers, a spa, an indoor swimming pool, a jazz lounge and Hanksworth, a restaurant helmed by Chef David Hanksworth. Among past guests, according to the hotel, have been Elvis Presley, Nat "King" Cole, Katharine Hepburn, Louis Armstrong, the Rolling Stones and British royalty.
January 5, 2001 |
Private Los Angeles investment group Maritz, Wolff & Co. has agreed to purchase the legendary 249-room Carlyle Hotel on Manhattan's Upper Eastside for $130 million. The hotel will retain its name but will be managed by Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, a Dallas-based firm that is 50%-owned by Wolff Maritz. The 71-year-old hotel has attracted an elite clientele over the years, including President Kennedy and Britain's Princess Diana. Only 180 rooms are available to overnight guests.
May 4, 1997
After several delays, a new, small upscale resort in Baja, with telescopes and fireplaces in each room, is finally scheduled to open July 1 between San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas. And this time, the managers say they're not kidding. Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, whose seven luxury properties include the Mansion on Turtle Creek in Dallas, previously said its Las Ventanas al Paraiso ("windows to paradise") hotel would open Feb.