Hotel Reviews

Review: The Upper House Hotel, Hong Kong

How does a boutique hotel differentiate itself in arguably one of the most competitive hotel markets in the world? The Upper Ho...

James Fordham |

Review: Hilton Los Angeles Airport hotel, LAX

When your trip to Los Angeles calls for an overnight stopover or even just a very long wait during the day, making use of an ai...

Chris C. |

Review: Four Points by Sheraton Los Angeles LAX

When that trip to Los Angeles involves a one-night stopover, ahead of an early flight the next day, a great airport hotel can b...

Chris C. |

Review: QT Sydney hotel (Global Hotel Alliance)

For travellers seeking the experience of a traditional boutique hotel but with the backing and security of a worldwide chain, l...

Chris C. |

Review: Parkroyal Melbourne Airport hotel

Tullamarine's Parkroyal Melbourne Airport hotel mixes comfort with a good chunk of convenience, given its doorstep is but a two...

Chris C. |

Review: JW Marriott Marquis Dubai hotel

Standing at 355 metres, the two-towered JW Marriott Marquis Dubai boasts the title of the world's tallest hotel and offers gues...

Chris C. |

Review: DoubleTree Melbourne Flinders St hotel

Joining Hilton's stable in late 2014, the DoubleTree by Hilton Melbourne: Flinders Street hotel effectively replaced the former...

Chris C. |

Review: Grand Hyatt New York hotel

Boasting over 1,300 rooms in Midtown Manhattan is the Grand Hyatt New York hotel at Grand Central Terminal – birthplace o...

Chris C. |

Review: Capri by Fraser hotel, Brisbane

The new Capri by Fraser, Brisbane hotel tempts business travellers with a Club Lounge, free WiFi in every room and even free lo...

Chris C. |

Review: Parmelia Hilton Perth hotel

Following a significant hotel-wide revamp in 2014, the historic Parmelia Hilton Perth hotel – formerly The Parmelia Hotel...

Chris C. |

Review: DoubleTree New York Financial District

The DoubleTree by Hilton New York City: Financial District hotel is a great option for budget-conscious business travellers wor...

Chris C. |

Review: Hilton Melbourne South Wharf hotel

The Victorian jewel in the Hilton crown, the 396-room Hilton Melbourne South Wharf hotel temps travellers with a sizeable Execu...

Chris C. |

Review: Jing An Shangri-La, West Shanghai

A strikingly modern take on the more 'traditional' Shangri-La image, the Jing An Shangri-La, West Shanghai hotel trades the cla...

Chris C. |

Review: Hilton New York Fashion District, Chelsea

Standing tall with 280 guest rooms in the heart of the Big Apple, the Hilton New York Fashion District hotel in Chelsea gives g...

Chris C. |

Review: Four Points by Sheraton Brisbane

Earlier this year, Brisbane made a triumphant return to the Starwood map with the opening of the Four Points by Sheraton hotel....

Chris C. |

Review: Pudong Shangri-La, East Shanghai

The 952-room Pudong Shangri-La, East Shanghai hotel mixes business with pure class in one of the world's major corporate and fi...

Chris C. |

Review: Hotel review: InterContinental Abu Dhabi

During a quick trip to the United Arab Emirates, I wanted an upmarket yet not ridiculously swanky hotel in Abu Dhabi – an...

John Walton |

Review: Hotel review: Park Hyatt Tokyo

Tokyo's Park Hyatt — yes, the one from the movie Lost in Translation — is one of the best known hotels in the Japan...

John Walton |