Thursday, September 21, 2017

Hurricanes got in the way of your fall/winter travel plans? Think MO

Mandarin Oriental offering luxe stays in storm-free zones

Patti Pietschmann

With so many Caribbean islands ravaged by hurricanes, travelers are scrambling to make new plans for fall/winter vacations.  Why not consider Europe or Asia.  Upscale Mandarin Oriental Hotels have a nice selection for your consideration:

Hong Kong, The Landmark Mandarin Oriental the Entertainment Suite is perfect for industry execs traveling to this pulsating destination. It  is uniquely versatile and stylish with 2,250 square feet of  private space that's designed to elevate the guest experience by making many forms of entertainment possible in a spectacular private retreat.  It is ideal for Oscars-worthy parties, extravagant dinner receptions or the most romantic getaways and perfect for those seeking a statement space as a showroom, catwalk, social or music venue, or ultra-chic screening or movie set.

London - Mandarin Oriental London Hyde Park's -  there are  95 new and luxurious guest rooms and suites in the Knightsbridge wing waiting for you,
How about South America> The  Hotel Santiago Mandarin Oriental  is located in the heart of the city's most important commercial and leisure district, known as Las Condes, home to two luxury shopping malls, restaurants, museums and theatres. It is also close to the exclusive residential neighbourhood of Vitacura.  The property comprises 310 guestrooms including 23 suites with commanding views of the city and the Andes.  The first stage of renovation is scheduled for completion in late 2018.
Spa trekking with MO

Nothing like some heavy-duty pampering in these stress-filled times (think hurricanes, quakes, North Korea, POTUS). So hit to road to MO quality-time offerings:

Atlanta, Mandarin Oriental -  has a  Wellness Retreat package starts at $1,075 plus taxes and gratuities for  aone-night stay in a tranquility, Zen welcome amenity, Private Mindful Meditation class for two people, and 80-minute Digital Wellness Escape for two people available through the end of the year.

Mandarin Oriental Taipei -is offering a  90-minute Oriental Essence massage to help rejuvenate mind, body and soul is but one of many holistic treatments offered by the award-winning spa. This massage relieves neck and shoulder tension, and is designed for tired travellers and those suffering from stress. Signature Quintessence Oil, blended with warming ginger, uplifting mandarin and sacred frankincense soothes the mind and balances emotions. The treatment is priced at $192.50 per person.
Mandarin Oriental Sanya -  has a Family Wellness plan with  a room with an ocean view,  for two nights, daily breakfast buffet in Pavilion Restaurant, one family healthy lunch at the pool,  30-minute family spa journey, one family Chi Yoga experience, complimentary family Traditional Chinese Medicine consultation and nutrition plan.  Package starts from $298 per room per night, also through the end of the year.