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  • Los Suenos Marriott
    Room Report: Los Suenos Marriott Costa Rica
    Arrival Experience: Behind a gated entrance, guests are whisked through to the open-air colonial lobby of Los Suenos Marriott to find wrought iron chandeliers and arched ceilings setting the tone. Plentiful conversation seating areas are available...
  • Wilderness Lodge
    Two of the biggest don’ts of Disney World
    There are so many things to do when planning a Disney vacation, it is impossible to know what needs to be done and what can be left for improvising. Just like my three “do’s” of Disney World, here is my list of “don&rsquo...
  • Courtesy Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
    Spa vacation salvation at Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort
    By Merilee Kern, ‘The Luxe List’ Executive EditorLuxurious spas are de rigueur at any high end resort. However, the Well & Being Spa at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort takes the integrative spa and fitness experience to an...
  • Review: Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino hotel
    Review: Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino hotel
    Staying overnight at the Hilton hotel of Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino is a nice getaway for New Mexicans looking to get away from home for a night or two. For Albuquerque residents, it is only a 1.5 hr drive from Albuquerque to Pojoaque, NM...
  • JW Marriott Desert Resort and Spa
    JW Marriott Desert Resort and Spa
    The JW Marriott Desert Resort and Spa, is not like any other. Located just a couple hours drive outside of Los Angeles, this hotel and spa features luxury from the moment you walk through the doors, from top to bottom, through and through. Hotel...
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    Cultural immersion at CasaMagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa
    By Merilee Kern, ‘The Luxe List’ Executive EditorThere is just nothing quite like a vacation to an exotic foreign land—especially one that immerses visitors in the local culture so they can enjoy the essence of the region in an...
  • Sicily's Domina Coral Bay Hotel and Resort
    Domina Coral Bay Hotel and Resort Wows Guests With Fantastic Views
    Located on the water near Palermo in Sicily, overlooking the Gulf of Porticello, the Domina Coral Bay Hotel and Resort impresses guests with fantastic sea views while providing a dignified but definitely not stuffy atmosphere. The expansive pool...
  • Resort review: Samoset Resort, Rockport, Maine
    Resort review: Samoset Resort, Rockport, Maine
    Located in what is referred to as the “Jewel of the Maine Coast”, the towns of Camden, Rockport and Rockland, the Samoset Resort will not disappoint and hasn’t for the last century. The grounds run right up to Penobscot Bay and...
  • Courtesy Hard Rock Cafe International
    Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino amps up VIP program
    By Merilee Kern, ‘The Luxe List’ Executive EditorAs of May 2014 ten years will have passed since the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino opened up in Hollywood, Florida. Now with a 96% year-round occupancy rate, an AAA Four-Diamond...
  • Hilton Beach Resort Fort Lauderdale Courtesy Hilton Hotels & Resorts
    Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort exemplifies eco-luxe lodging
    Many hotels are making strides to go green with eco-friendly practices, but one has been a pioneer on the hospitality “green scene”: the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort. Having commenced its earth-friendly program in 2007, this...
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    Food Day & Fashion by Coach on Mother’s Day at Cheyenne Mountain Resort
    Cheyenne Mountain Resort is offering a Mother’s Day Food & Fashion package by Coach on Mother’s Day weekend, May 9-11.The packages start at $109 per night and include:· A guest room and complimentary upgrade to the next...
  • Mother's Day at the Gaylord National
    Celebrate Mother’s Day with the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
    OK, DMV riders, looking to give Mom a very special Mother’s Day? Why not start with pampering her at the Gaylord National’s Relache Spa with one of their three new treatments designed to refresh, revive, renew and rejuvenate.Treat mom...
  • Harrah's So Cal
    Harrah's SoCal Renovation
    Harrah’s Rincon is now Harrah’s Southern California, or Harrah’s SoCal. On April 4th, the resort unveiled their $160 million renovation, which included a 403-room hotel tower, the craft cocktail lounge Spiked, and the pool Dive,...
  • PGA National Resort & Spa
    Palm Gardens: A HealthyStyle Vacation At PGA National Resort & Spa
    Our latest trip took us to PGA National, a luxury resort and spa in the heart of Palm Beach Gardens. Famous for it’s championship golf courses, this hotel delivers for those looking to tee it up and play where the pros do. However, we found...
  • Paradise found, Punta Cana Resorts
    Paradise found, Punta Cana Resorts in the Dominican Republic
    Punta Cana is part of the easternmost area of the Dominican Republic, known for its pristine beaches, over 60 miles of coastline and has been welcoming tourists since the 1970’s. Most hotel chains are owned by Europeans, especially...