Breidenbacher Hof, Düsseldorf, Germany
The legendary Breidenbacher Hof in Germany’s thriving fashion capital and trade fair city, Düsseldorf, re-opened in 2008 on Königsallee, the exclusive shopping boulevard in the heart of the business centre and just steps away from the old town and the River Rhine, theatres and the opera. Featuring 95 spacious rooms and suites and 3 elegant meeting rooms with capacities from 10 to 57, the Breidenbacher Hof is the city’s most exclusive venue, the crown jewel being the prestigious new Royal Floor. In addition to boasting Germany’s leading hotel bar, a unique cigar lounge, the highly popular Brasserie 1812, a spa with swimming pool, the hotel also offers the unique benefit of two in-house, state-of-the-art private clinics.
Cap Estel, Èze-Bord de Mer, France
Hidden on a private peninsula just 10 minutes from Monte Carlo and 20 minutes from Nice, Cap Estel is an exclusive boutique resort offering absolute privacy, tranquility and exclusivity. Voted ‘Leading Sea Front Hotel in France’ in 2011 it features 14 luxurious suites of up to 500 m² in size and 4 rooms, all offering balcony or terrace and spectacular views of the Mediterranean. Facilities include a private beach, infinity sea water pool and soft water Jacuzzi, indoor heated soft water pool, the Spa du Cap Estel and a private cinema. Michelin star fine dining at “la Table de Patrick Raingeard” complements the casual Beach House restaurant. Cap Estel is as much an exclusive hideaway for couples and families as a perfect venue for weddings and high-end product launches.
Capella Shanghai, China
Located within the cultural preservation zone of Shanghai’s Xuhui District, Capella Shanghai will be the only all-villa Shanghai resort in the last remaining cluster of historical “shikumen” (stone warehouse gate) estate. Originally built in the 1930s by the French real estate company Foncière et Immobiliere de Chine, the “shikumen” buildings are a marriage of traditional Shanghainese and Western architectural styles which first appeared in the 1860s. The landmark Jian Ye Li resort will feature 55 ultra-luxury villas, 40 residences, The Capella Library, a Pierre Gagnaire signature French brasserie, Auriga spa and a retail gallery for lifestyle brands. It will be a showcase of Shanghai’s residential heritage featuring Chinese courtyard houses with Parisian flair.
Capella Singapore, Singapore
Located on tropical Sentosa Island, Capella Singapore is a 111-room luxury boutique resort set in a lush rainforest setting with direct access to Palawan Beach, yet only minutes away from the vibrant business and shopping centres and 25 minutes from Changi International Airport. The architectural masterpiece marries Singapore’s rich colonial heritage with a symphony of contemporary designs. Offering the largest hotel accommodations and land space in the country with private pool villas and additional sea-facing suites, duplexes or manors for extended stays, facilities of the ultra-luxury resort include a sculpture garden, the award winning Auriga spa and four distinct dining venues. Guests also enjoy privileged access to the exclusive Sentosa Golf Club.
Capella Ubud, Bali
Set on 4 hectares of rain forest 20 minutes north of Bali’s cultural centre, Capella Ubud is an ultra-luxurious tented camp designed by Bill Bensley as a tribute to the spirit of adventure of the first Europeans to settle in Bali in the 1800s. Perfectly positioned where the sloping rice terraces meet the dense untouched rainforest of the sacred Wos River, the camp features 22 individually themed one-bedroom tented retreats, a two-bedroom lodge, The Auriga Spa, The cistern outdoor rainforest pool, The Armory tented gymnasium; The Camp Fire and 3 unique F&B outlets. Signature experiences range from culinary journeys through the working farms of neighbouring Keliki Village to sacred temple rituals at the Wos River with the villagers. Wellness experiences feature medicinal culinary healing, spiritual and sound healing as well as jungle boot camps, mountain bike ridge tours and workouts in the rice paddies.
Capella Bangkok, Thailand
A new vintage of luxury is debuting on the east bank of the Chao Phraya River. Sophisticated yet insouciant, contemporary yet timeless, Capella Bangkok mingles the effortless class of a grande dame with the intimacy and personality of a boutique. The ultra-luxe beauty boasts private villas, personal assistants for every room, organic Auriga wellness, fine dining overseen by a Michelin-starred chef… and a breezily bellwether style. Capella Bangkok offers the ultimate perch from which to witness a river in renaissance.Capella Bangkok’s 101 exquisite accommodations are all contemporary, calming, ultra-luxury sanctuaries that invite the beauty of the Thai capital’s riverfront to work as their centerpiece. Unobstructed, incomparable views of the Chao Phraya River in every room and throughout the resort wrap guests in a cocoon of tranquility right in the heart of this bustling gateway city.
Capella Hanoi, Vietnam
Located in the city’s French Quarter, Capella Hanoi is nestled on a peaceful street just steps away from both Hoàn Kiếm Lake and the landmark Opera House. It is an art nouveau masterpiece and an ode to the opera artists, designers and composers of the Roaring Twenties. All 47 rooms and suites in this palace of artistry are individually styled by Bill Bensley to reveal stories of opera legends. Unique guest experiences at the boutique property include Backstage, the signature restaurant and Diva’s Lounge, an intimate bar serving hand-crafted 1920’s cocktails and Vietnamese-inspired tapas. The Auriga Spa with its stunning Vietnamese imperial décor features La Grotta, an indoor pool designed to resemble a haven for opera singers to rest their voices. Opening March 2021.
Patina Maldives, Fari Islands
Patina Maldives, Fari Islands, slated to open in Q2 2021, is a new elevated lifestyle resort that brings together the curious and conscious travellers, those with an independent mind, an eye for art and culture and those that truly care for the environment and the community. Patina moves to the same rhythm as its guests and offers discreet tech, informal, and yet respectful service, vibrant social spaces and serene private sanctuaries. The Fari Islands, located at 45-minutes yacht transfer from the airport, present an integrated Maldivian multi-brand experience with a communal beating heart and offer an authentic suite of experiences rooted in Maldivian culture. Patina Maldives is promising to be a sophisticated destination for the cultured intelligentsia with 110 villas and studios, an expansive array of enticing food & beverage options, 2 pools, a spa and gym, a 20-berth marina for private yachts and a world-class beach club.