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As the Commonwealth Games approach and Scotland gears up for a summer of sport, Belmond Royal Scotsman is offering its guests a taste of a traditional Scottish Highland Games let by expert Highlanders.
16 July 2014 - From the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Angkor Wat and Luang Prabang to the mighty Ayeyarwady River, the Belmond collection features eight hotels, trains and cruises in some of Southeast Asia’s most stunning locations. Seeing these awe-inspiring treasures has now become even easier with a selection of exclusive offers from Belmond.
BELMOND LA RÉSIDENCE D'ANGKOR LAUNCHES LUXURY FITNESS RETREAT WITH TRAINING SESSIONS AMONG THE TEMPLES14 July 2014 - As the travel trend for fitness fusion holidays gathers pace, Belmond has launched the ultimate wellness escape – a week-long luxury fitness retreat at Belmond La Résidence d’Angkor in Siem Reap, Cambodia.
8 July 2014 - Belmond today announced that it has signed a management agreement with Cadogan Estates Limited to operate The Cadogan, a 64-key hotel on Sloane Street in the heart of Chelsea, as part of Belmond’s collection of luxury hotels and travel experiences.
3 July 2014 – From August to October this year, children travel for free on board luxury UK day train, Belmond Northern Belle. Families are invited to embark on an unforgettable day out from over 60 different regional UK departure points.
25 June 2014 – This week, Botswana’s Okavango Delta was voted the 1,000th UNESCO World Heritage Site thanks to its extraordinary wetland system and rare wildlife. The region is popular with safari-goers hoping to spot some of the world’s most endangered large mammals including the cheetah, white rhinoceros, black rhinoceros, African wild dog and lion.
17 June 2014 – Belmond is offering guests the opportunity to luxuriate for less this summer with up to 30% off suites at some of its iconic resorts, from Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa on Mexico’s Mayan Riviera and St Martin’s Belmond La Samanna, to Belmond Reid’s Palace in Madeira and Belmond Hotel Cipriani in Venice.
May 2014 – Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel celebrates Cape Town's World Design Capital status by installing a pop-up gallery to showcase local artists. Guests can take a guided electrical bicycle tour of the highlights of design in Cape Town.
13 May 2014 – Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa on Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula has launched a ‘Food, Fashion and Fitness Getaway’ from Thursday 19 – Sunday 22 June to immerse guests in gastronomy, style and wellbeing.
9 May 2014 – Guests can enjoy late availability ‘Discover Belmond’ summer offers across a worldwide selection of Belmond’s iconic hotels, trains and river cruises.
29 April 2014 – Belmond Miraflores Park in Lima, Peru has reopened following a sophisticated four-month refurbishment, which reinforces its position as one of South America’s leading city hotels.
22 April 2014 – The iconic Belmond Hotel Cipriani in Venice, Italy has reopened for the 2014 season with a stylish new restaurant overlooking the lagoon.
10th April 2014 – Belmond has launched a series of vintage experiences at its hotels in Portofino, Venice, Florence, Ravello and Sicily as they reopen for the summer season.
13 March 2014 – In May 2014, the iconic Venice Simplon-Orient-Express is adding a new destination to its regular schedule and heading to the birthplace of luxury train travel Brussels, for the first time. Departures to and from Brussels are available from Venice, Vienna and Budapest, with five new itineraries added to this season’s timetable with durations from one to four nights on board.
DISCOVER BELMOND’S BEAUTIFUL WORLD WITH SPECIAL LAUNCH OFFER - ENJOY 15% OFF STANDARD RATES ACROSS THE COLLECTION10 March 2014 – To celebrate the launch of its new brand name, Belmond is offering guests the chance to book an impromptu treat with a special offer across its luxury hotels and travel adventures.
10 March 2014 – Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. today reveals its new brand identity, Belmond, ushering the company into an exciting new era by unifying its diverse collection of luxury hotels and travel adventures.
23 February 2014 – Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. today announced that its board of directors has approved a proposal to operate the Company’s collection of luxury hotels and travel experiences under a new brand name, Belmond, effective March 10, 2014.
21 February 2014 – The new series of pop-up evenings aboard the Belmond British Pullman hosted by an array of award-winning celebrity chefs, together with Executive Head Chef Robbie Gleeson, is announced for 2014. The line-up includes several household names and each event brings cuisine from all over the globe to the 1920s vintage carriages of London’s iconic train, sister train to the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express.
19 February 2014 – Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil opened the city’s first luxury pan-Asian restaurant this week, fronted by celebrity chef Ken Hom.
10th February 2014 - New for 2014, the UK’s only luxury sleeper train, Belmond Royal Scotsman, has launched The Golf Tour; a five day journey exploring Scotland’s famed golf courses. Departing from Edinburgh on 18th May and 22nd September 2014, the train will travel through the Scottish Highlands, transporting guests seamlessly between the world class courses, in the height of luxury.