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Caesars Palace in Las Vegas has completed a US$100 million renovation of all 1,181 rooms and suites in the building. The upgrade includes 10 luxurious new villas featuring fine finishes, bespoke furnishings and a curated art program on the 29th floor. Villas include US$20,000 85 inch TVs, 24K gold-plated plumbing fixtures and whirlpool bathtubs. The villas are inspired by aesthetics from the French Empire, English Regency, Ancient Grecian and European Biedermeier periods.
For travellers seeking a fresh way to discover Malaysia’s scenic Penang Island, Hotel Jen Penang’s recent refurbishments may be of interest. The 443-room hotel completed a US$14m, 15-month renovation that saw a range of updates made to the lobby, Club Lounge and all suites. The resort is located in the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage of George Town, Penang’s capital city.
Set beside the waters of Port Stephens in New South Wales is The Anchorage, a five-star luxury resort that has recently relaunched following an 18-month refurbishment. Among the newly-added facilities are the restaurants The Wild Herring and The Galley Kitchen which include alfresco and indoor dining and Hemingway’s Bar, a place to sit down and enjoy some of the world’s rarest and unusual whiskies.
The French Renaissance-style Hotel Crescent Court in Dallas, Texas, has recently completed more than 60% of its $30m renovation with 01 Jan the slated date for the refurb to be formally finished. Once concluded, the upgrade will feature an overhaul of all 229 guest rooms, its spa, elevators and lobby area.