Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – April 04, 2018 at 03:17PM

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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – April 03, 2018 at 09:06PM

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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 30, 2018 at 06:15PM

In the heart of Pudong’s financial district, Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai opened its doors in 2013 as a five-star luxury hotel located on the banks of the famed Huangpu River. The hotel features a total of 4,000 modern art pieces that are displayed throughout the property’s public areas and guestrooms. Two-thirds of the artworks are indigenous creations of contemporary Chinese artists. Across the way, the Metropolitan Marina Club provides hotel guests with unique sunset yacht cruising and catered experiences on the Huangpu River.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 30, 2018 at 04:12PM

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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 29, 2018 at 11:25PM

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group brought legendary service and state-of-the-art facilities to Southern China with the opening of Mandarin Oriental, Guangzhou in 2013. The hotel is designed by award-winning interior architect, Tony Chi, and depicts a traditional Chinese mansion embellished with beautiful contemporary Chinese art pieces and sculptures. Inside, the Loft Bar is highly acclaimed for its bespoke settings lined with the widest selection of limited edition whiskeys in South China.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 29, 2018 at 02:30PM

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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 27, 2018 at 11:33PM

Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta officially opened its doors in 2012, bringing the Group’s renowned luxury service to Atlanta’s prestigious Buckhead neighborhood. The hotel has a private Garden, a rare find in the heart of the city. This enchanting outdoor space is an exquisitely landscaped, picture-perfect venue for al fresco gatherings. Inside, guests can find Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta’s fan, a traditional 19th century Chinese hand-painted fan. It is representative of Mandarin Oriental’s Asian heritage and also highlights the sophistication and elegance of the hotel. The fan is over 200 years old and originally from Hong Kong, but now calls Atlanta home.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 26, 2018 at 11:08PM

Situated on rue Saint-Honoré and just steps away from Place Vendôme, one of the most stylish districts in the world, Mandarin Oriental, Paris has enjoyed a wonderfully chic location since its opening in 2011. Since the 16th century, the site of Mandarin Oriental, Paris has been a Capuchin monastery, a hippodrome, a theatre (the Cirque Olympique), and even a royal riding school. Today, the hotel’s 98 elegant rooms and 40 spacious suites offer guests an exceptionally stylish Parisian experience.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 26, 2018 at 05:09PM

Mandarin Oriental, Macau 澳門文華東方酒店 opened in 2010 as an elegant urban retreat that blends stylish, chic modernity with subtle inspirations from the territory’s European heritage. Towering over the picturesque Macau waterfront, Mandarin Oriental, Macau enjoys a prime location and offers spectacular views of Nam Van Lake and Macau Bay from each of its guestrooms. In addition, the hotel is a stone’s throw away from the Historic Centre of Macau, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that provides a unique look at the fusion of cultural and architectural influences from the East and West.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 25, 2018 at 03:29PM

Stunningly designed and beautifully appointed, Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas is a Forbes triple five-star luxury hotel that opened in the heart of The Strip in 2009. Inspired by the traditional Chinese game Mahjong, The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas offers guests a unique treatment which features a cooled Mahjong tile that is used to soothe and calm the body resulting in a rejuvenated sense of equilibrium. The hotel’s impressive “Sky Lobby” is located on the 23rd floor, providing a stunning arrival experience with glittering views of the Las Vegas skyline.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 23, 2018 at 04:12PM

Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona has been located on Passeig de Gràcia, at the very centre of Barcelona’s commercial and entertainment district since 2009. With the prime location at the famous shopping district, guests can stroll amongst the city’s celebrated promenades, architecture and historical attractions. Two landmark buildings, designed by acclaimed architect, Gaudi, are just a stone’s throw away from the hotel. Testaments of the building’s history itself as the former Banco Hispano Americano can be found in the Banker’s Bar, where old safes are used in the bar’s design to create one of the most emblematic and original venues in the hotel.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 22, 2018 at 03:17PM

Mandarin Oriental, Sanya opened in 2009, bringing the hotel group’s signature oriental service excellence and distinct ‘East Meets West’ design to mainland China’s premier resort destination. The resort is situated next to a nationally protected coral bay and is the only resort in Sanya to have a private bay. Taking advantage of its natural surroundings, most of the materials used to build the resort came from the local area and include coconut wood and volcanic rock.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 21, 2018 at 10:21AM

An intimately luxurious hotel, Mandarin Oriental, Boston opened in 2008 and combines classic New England elegance with refined Oriental touches to create one of the most distinctive hospitality experiences in the region. The hotel’s top suite, the Dynasty Suite, is located on the 8th floor because the word “eight” in Chinese sounds similar to the Chinese word for “good fortune.” Chosen in collaboration with the prestigious Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts, the hotel’s signature fan is an exquisite Chinese fan specifically created for export in the late 1850’s.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 20, 2018 at 10:34AM

Mandarin Oriental, Prague opened in 2006 and is housed in a former monastery with roots dating back to the 14th century. Discoveries made during the site’s reconstruction include remnants of a 14th-century Gothic church as well as over 250,000 individual objects, some of which are displayed throughout the hotel. The Spa is the only one in the world located in a former Renaissance chapel; it is connected to the rest of the hotel by an underground passage. With its 99 individually designed guest rooms and luxurious suites, the hotel is a combination of historical ambience with subtle Asian touches, exuding a unique character and charm.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 20, 2018 at 12:13AM

Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo’s visionary design and award-winning service has been recognized as the epitome of sophisticated luxury in the city since its opening in 2005. Fantastic views of the Tokyo skyline, including the Tokyo Skytree® and Mt. Fuji, can be seen from the hotel’s guest rooms, spa, restaurants and bars and public areas. The Spa offers guests the “Sakura Ritual” treatment, which is available exclusively at Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo. The treatment includes an “Adzuki Bean Scrub” and “Kiatsu”, which is a blend of Japanese shiatsu and Thai massage.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 18, 2018 at 05:33PM

Established in 2005, The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong is one of Asia’s most luxurious, stylish and contemporary hotels. The hotel is located at The Landmark in the heart of Central, a few steps from most of Hong Kong’s key commercial buildings as well as those shops providing the highest concentration of luxury brands in Asia. The hotel’s signature restaurant, Amber, has been awarded two Michelin stars for eight consecutive years and was voted the Best Restaurant in China for two years in a row in the S. Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 17, 2018 at 05:00PM

When the luxurious Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC opened its doors in 2004, it not only brought the hotel company’s signature Asian service excellence to the nation’s capital, but also introduced a truly distinct ‘East Meets West’ design. The hotel’s garden features cherry blossom trees planted by the daughter and granddaughter of Mayor Ozaki, the man who gifted the original 3,000 cherry blossom trees to Washington, DC in 1912. The hotel also offers an ideal location on the southwest waterfront providing picturesque views of the Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monument and Tidal Basin in addition to being within walking distance of the nation’s most cherished monuments.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 16, 2018 at 02:30PM

Offering a bird’s eye view of the city, Mandarin Oriental, New York has been redefining the luxury hotel experience in Manhattan since its opening in 2003. Leading New York fashion designer, Vivienne Tam designed the hotel’s signature fan, a delicate, modern fan displayed on property. The designer embodies Mandarin Oriental’s refined Asian flair, and her book China Chic sits on every suite’s coffee table. Situated at Columbus Circle, the point from which all distances to and from Manhattan are measured, the hotel stands at a cornerstone of Central Park, serving as the perfect meeting point, bridging East and West, North and South.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 14, 2018 at 05:35PM

Mandarin Oriental, Miami, established in 2000, brings the essence of Five-Star luxury to Brickell Key. It took 260 tons of Lake Welles sand hauled from Orlando to build Brickell Beach, the hotel’s private events space. Inside La Mar by Gastón Acurio, the restaurant’s chandelier was inspired by fishermen’s nets and is an expression of a fisherman’s labor. With a private infinity edge pool, high energy bayside dining and an exotic day spa, the hotel offers a taste of Asian serenity in sun-kissed Miami.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 14, 2018 at 03:09PM

A living example of Swiss hotel tradition at its very best, Mandarin Oriental, Geneva has enjoyed a superb location on the River Rhône since its establishment in 2000. The property first opened in 1950 and was the first luxury hotel built in Europe after World War II. Today, the hotel is on the city’s list of Historical Heritage landmarks. In its history, Mandarin Oriental, Geneva has welcomed esteemed guests ranging from royalty to musicians to politicians, including Prince Albert of Belgium, jazz legend Dizzy Gillespie and U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 12, 2018 at 04:14PM

For more than 140 years, travellers have followed the Chao Phraya River to stay at the legendary Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok. A luxury five-star hotel in one of the world’s most exciting cities, we enjoy a reputation for style, service, and excellence. A haven of calm on the banks of the river, Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok is a truly remarkable hotel. Timeless yet contemporary, classic yet cutting-edge, our unique blend of luxury and comfort makes us the ultimate Bangkok address. #MandarinOrientalBangkok
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 12, 2018 at 04:01PM

Ideally located in the heart of Munich’s Old Town, Mandarin Oriental, Munich was established in 2000 and is surrounded by museums, the State Opera, the famous Hofbraeuhaus and the exclusive Maximilian shopping street. The hotel itself is housed in a former 19th century opera house as well. On property, colleagues are fluent in 33 different languages including Arabic and Russian, ensuring guest requests are never lost in translation.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 12, 2018 at 02:27AM

Situated adjacent to the iconic PETRONAS Twin Towers, Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur has been the city’s leading luxury hotel since 1998. Every year, The Mandarin Cake Shop uses at least four tons of chocolate to produce some of the most sought-after chocolate creations in the city. In addition, the hotel is the first and only in Malaysia that offers an electric vehicle as a courtesy car for its guests.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 10, 2018 at 10:33PM

With the glamorous shopping of Knightsbridge and leafy Hyde Park on its doorstep, the Hyde Park Hotel has been where town meets country at one address since 1902. The hotel reopened as Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London in 1996, and is the only hotel in London to be located on Hyde Park, allowing guests unrivaled views of royal parkland and the Royal Horse Guards as they pass daily en route to Buckingham Palace. In addition, Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London is home to two of London’s most popular restaurants, Bar Boulud and Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, and brings the experience of two Michelin stars under one roof.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 09, 2018 at 05:28PM

Shaped like our iconic fan, Mandarin Oriental, Singapore is a five-star luxury hotel that opened in Marina Bay in 1987. The hotel is located right at the front of Turn 16 and 17 of the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix racetrack, the world’s first Formula One night race. The property itself was designed by famed U.S. architect John Portman. His atrium design evolved from a theater concept where guests standing anywhere in the atrium can enjoy unobstructed views.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 08, 2018 at 07:18PM

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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 08, 2018 at 04:41PM

Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta opened its doors in 1979 in the centre of the financial and diplomatic district. Boasting 272 spacious guestrooms and suites, and a variety of award-winning restaurants and bar concepts, the hotel has become the meeting place of choice for hotel guests and the local community. The chic MO bar is the only place in the city where guests can enjoy the Ice Campur Colada cocktail, a play on Indonesia’s iconic dessert, featuring a mix of vanilla vodka, coconut cream, homemade grass jelly and jackfruits.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 07, 2018 at 09:52PM

Located on the banks of the Chao Phraya River, the Oriental was established in 1876 as the first luxury hotel in Thailand. After the hotel joined the Mandarin in 1974, Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok became an inspiration to a host of world-renowned writers from Somerset Maugham to Graham Greene. Today, all hotel guests are greeted upon arrival with a traditional Thai flower hand garland. #HistoryofMO @mo_bangkok
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 06, 2018 at 07:14PM

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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 06, 2018 at 04:20PM

Situated on the waterfront of Victoria Harbour since 1973, The Excelsior is conveniently located in the heart of the entertainment, shopping and commercial district of Hong Kong Island. Each day at noon, a loud “bang,” heard from the waterfront opposite the hotel, signals the firing of the Noonday Gun, a custom that dates back to the 1840’s. A legend in itself, Dickens Bar and its famous Curry Buffet lunch became a popular watering hole for British men and women living in Hong Kong, and has been drawing a loyal following since the opening of the hotel. #HistoryofMO @excelsiorhk
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 05, 2018 at 06:51PM

The iconic Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong has been the epitome of contemporary luxury combined with Oriental heritage since its opening in 1963. The hotel’s spacious rooms and suites offer magnificent views of the famous Victoria Harbour and Hong Kong’s skyline. Mandarin Oriental’s own household god is “Fuk Shen”, the deity of happiness and fortune, and its statue has observed the busy lobby from behind the reservations desk for over 50 years. As the first and flagship hotel, Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong is as legendary as the city itself.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 05, 2018 at 02:45AM

We are wishing all of tonight’s Oscars nominees a big Congratulations and good luck!
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 03, 2018 at 03:30PM

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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 01, 2018 at 03:26PM

From glittering newcomers to stalwarts, these are the spaces worth discovering and which deserve repeat visits – and they’re all just a short taxi ride away from @mo_paris . Here are the need-to-know museums and galleries to know in the French capital on #DestinationMO (link in bio👆)
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group: Travel Tips, Holiday Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 28, 2018 at 02:37AM

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group attained the highest rankings for many of its hotels, restaurants and spas in the 60th annual Forbes Travel Guide Five & Four Star Awards. A record 23 hotels have been recognized, with two new additions in the Five Star category this year: Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech and Mandarin Oriental, Munich.
Of particular note, the Group’s flagship property Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong, once again achieved six Five Star ratings across all three categories for the hotel, spa and four of its restaurants, the Michelin-starred Pierre, Man Wah, Mandarin Grill + Bar and the Krug Room. This iconic property is the only city hotel in the world to receive this honour.
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