Hotel Review: W Bangkok (Spectacular Room) - Convenient Luxury Hotel Near Chong Nonsi and Siam

After obtaining Platinum Elite status on the Marriott Rewards (soon to be called Marriott Bonvoy) program, I have been a lot more eager to try out properties because the 4:00PM guaranteed late check-out benefit is something that I value a lot. Therefore, when I visited Bangkok late last year, I decided to stay at the W Bangkok which is somewhat connected to Chong Nonsi BTS station. Check out my review of the Spectacular Room here!

Read More

Hotel Review: W Taipei (Wonderful Room) - Luxurious Hotel near Taipei City Hall Station

Located in the Xinyi district, W Taipei is one of the most iconic hotels in the city of Taipei - it is also just a stroll away from Taipei City Hall Station, making it easily accessible via the Taipei Metro. There are no lack of luxury hotels in Taipei but if you are looking for a property that belongs to an international chain, you will not find any strong contenders from IHG or Hilton. On the other hand, you will find a number of properties from Starwood and Marriott here - hotels like the W Taipei offers a bold and distinctive decor that is not overly done (unlike some W Hotels in the world) but equally memorable.

Read More

Delicious Contemporary Dim Sum at YEN Chinese Restaurant (W Taipei)

Located on the top floor (level 31) of the luxurious W Taipei is YEN Chinese Restaurant (紫艷中餐廳) which serves up contemporary dim sum (as well as traditional ones with an alternative take) by Chef Wo Hoi Ming. The Hong Kong chef who possesses Michelin-starred culinary experience marries the best of Chinese cooking with innovative presentation to create delicious and modern dishes that are both visually and gastronomically stunning.

Read More

W Goa opens on the Arabian Sea - First W Hotel to open in India!

W Hotels Worldwide has just officially unveiled India's very first W Hotel, the W Goa which is located along the internationally-renowned Vagator Beach. This highly-anticipated debut is the brand's 50th hotel worldwide and it celebrates the bold brand values with a unique Goan-twist.

Read More

W Melbourne to Open in Melbourne, Australia on Collins Street in 2020

Following W Brisbane which is slated to open in 2018, W Melbourne is coming one of Australia's most exciting cities - Melbourne. Developed in partnership with Daisho Development Melbourne Pty Ltd and Cbus Property, W Melbourne will be located in the heart of the city’s trendy shopping and entertainment district at 447 Collins Street. Now part of Marriott International, the W Melborune will be housed within a AUD 1 billion mixed-use luxury development Collins Arch where the hotel is expected to fuse the brand’s signature Whatever/Whenever® service and innovative programming with Melbourne’s hip and historic setting.

Read More

Valentine's Day (2017) at W Singapore - Glamping and Dinner (I Lawn for You)

Exclusively for eight couples only, enjoy a unique dining experience under the star-studded sky at the W Singapore - Sentosa Cove. This first of its kind Valentine's Day celebration will allow couples to enjoy glamping while enjoying an epicurean meal prepared a la minute by the chefs of the hotel in the privacy of their on tents which will be situated on the W Lawn.

Read More

HEEL BEFORE ME (September 2015) at WOOBAR, W Singapore Sentosa Cove

The W Singapore Sentosa Cove will be collaborating with New York cosmetic powerhouse, NARS to present their latest Fall Collection 2015 at HEEL BEFORE ME. For those of you that do not already know, HEEL BEFORE ME is W Singapore Sentosa Cove's equivalent of a Ladies' Night. This collaboration is set to take place for four Wednesdays in September 2015 where three lucky ladies will walk away with a NARS gift set (worth S$200 each) each week. A NARS welcome kit will also be given to the first 50 guests every Wednesday. 

Read More

Afternoon Tea at WOOBAR (W Singapore Sentosa Cove)

W Singapore Sentosa Cove is known for being a special place away from the hustle and bustle of the Lion City. The Afternoon Tea menu (or more intimately known as the W T TIME DROP THE T2 menu) at the WOOBAR has recently been refreshed to feature exquisite culinary creations served in the iconic decorative silver birdcage.

Read More