Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ (SLH) has announced continued growth for the brand by welcoming four new properties to the collection. From New York City to Bali, the latest additions to the SLH portfolio include:
• WestHouse Hotel New York - Scheduled to open November 2013 - Inspired by the beauty and glamour of the 1920s and designed to evoke a private club, WestHouse Hotel will be home to 175 impeccably designed guest rooms including 18 extraordinary suites. The next SLH hotel to open has a superb position on the West Side of Manhattan in the city's Midtown neighborhood and ensures easy access to Central Park, Broadway, the designer boutiques in 5th Avenue and the world-renowned MOMA.
• Relais San Lorenzo, Bergamo - Opened July 2013 - The first SLH property in the Italian city of Bergamo, Relais San Lorenzo is a historical residence that blends contemporary design with ancient surroundings. The hotel is entwined with the stones and brickwork of the neighboring church and its 30 rooms and suites overlook peaceful cloisters offering a sense of history, art and culture. Ancient Roman and medieval walls encase the hotel's unique gourmet restaurant, Hostaria, serving fine Italian and local produce alongside a bar and terrace.
• Ketapang Estate, Bali - Opened July 2013 - Ketapang is a luxury private estate made up of seven individual villas set in sprawling gardens with panoramic views of the ocean, black volcanic beach and surrounding padi fields. The SLH resort is rented out as a whole, making exclusivity and privacy the main order of the stay. Each wooden villa has its own unique charm, some of which are traditional Javanese houses, or 'joglos'. The estate has an Olympic length infinity pool facing the Indian Ocean, tennis court, spa treatments, a garden theatre for Balinese dance performances and outdoor cinema for movie nights under the stars.
• Pangulasian Island Resort, El Nido, Philippines - Opened July 2013 - Pangalusian is the latest island to join SLH, located in Bacuit Bay and known as the 'Island of the Sun.' The resort has 42 villas spread across the island on either the white powder beach, on stilts above the forest or with their own private pool. The island's marine sanctuary make it a diver's paradise, while those that prefer to stay on land can follow the island's nature trails to discover the native flora and fauna. There's also a library, infinity pool with beach bar, Scuba Shack, marine sports center and Clubhouse restaurant serving fresh, local and sustainable produce.
About Small Luxury Hotels of the World: The Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ (SLH) brand is an unrivalled portfolio of some of the world's finest small independent hotels. Comprising over 520 hotels in more than 70 countries, the diversity of the individual hotels, and the experiences that they offer, is exceptional. From cutting-edge design hotels to palatial 17th century mansions, city center sanctuaries to remote private islands, historic country houses to idyllic resorts, Small Luxury Hotels of the World offers only the very best. Reservations can be made at any Small Luxury Hotels of the World property online at www.slh.com
, via the free SLH iPhone app or by contacting your favorite travel agent. You can also call a Small Luxury Hotels of the World reservations office; to view a listing by country please click here: http://www.slh.com/contact-us/