Category Archives: Platinum News

Exclusive offer from Mandarin Oriental Barcelona

We are excited to share this very special offer from the 5* deluxe Mandarin Oriental in Barcelona, in partnership with SHE Spanish Heritage. The hotel is offering an amazing group hotel room rate of EUR 395 for groups booked from now until October 31, and EUR 325 from November 1, 2019 until March 2020. SHE […]

InterContinental Hayman Island Resort on the Great Barrier Reef to Reopen on July 1

InterContinental Hayman Island Resort is gearing up for its grand reopening on July 1, 2019. After a two-year complete renovation and investment of over AUD100 million, the resort is stunning. Located on a private island, accessible by luxury vessel, helicopter or seaplane, the 166 room property is situated at the gateway to the Great Barrier […]

Senator Meetings & Incentives Celebrates 15 Years of Success in the Czech Republic and Hungary!

Senator Meetings & Incentives is pleased to announce that June 2019 marks 15 wonderful years of Senator Meetings & Incentives! The story of Senator, since the founding in 2004, is a tale of continual growth, long-term business relations, a never-ending search for unique and new experiences, and many loyal customers. For its 15th birthday, Senator […]

Hotel du Louvre in Paris renovates, reopens as part of Hyatt’s Unbound Collection

If you’ve been to Paris, you’ve likely walked past the elegant Hotel du Louvre. After closing for renovations, the hotel has reopened as part of Hyatt Hotels upscale Unbound Collection. Hotel du Louvre is the fifth European property to join the Unbound Collection, along with Parisi Udvar Hotel in Budapest, Hotel Martinez in Cannes, Hotel […]

It’s Never Been Easier to Get to Ireland!

Ireland’s national airline, Aer Lingus, has announced that new direct flights between Minneapolis St Paul and Dublin will begin in July 2019. The route will join a host of Aer Lingus direct flights to Ireland from the U.S. including New York – JFK and Newark, Los Angeles, Miami, Orlando, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Washington […]

St. Regis Hotel Opens in Hong Kong

St. Regis Hotels & Resorts opened the St. Regis Hong Kong in April, marking the debut of the iconic luxury brand in the destination. A residential-inspired retreat, the 27-story St. Regis Hong Kong offers 129 exquisitely appointed guest rooms and suites. The ultra-luxurious St. Regis Hong Kong brings its legacy of butler service and signature […]

New Event Space in the Heart of Monaco

A wind of change is blowing in Monaco. This year saw the opening of One Monte-Carlo, a new development nestled between the Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo and the Place du Casino. It includes shopping, culture, a conference and event center, and luxury residences. The elegant event space offers an exciting new option for groups visiting Monaco. […]

Non-stop air service from U.S. to Croatia begins in June

For the first time in 28 years, travelers will have the option to fly directly from the U.S. to Croatia. American Airlines is launching non-stop service between Philadelphia and Dubrovnik on June 7, 2019. Croatia is one of the hottest European destinations and getting there just got a whole lot easier. DT Croatia, Platinum’s DMC […]

Istanbul’s New Airport Opens – Destined to Become the World’s Largest

On April 6, Istanbul Ataturk Airport — which was considered one of the busiest airports in the world with 70 million annual passengers — officially ceased operations. All commercial flights were transferred to Turkey’s new flagship international airport, which means Istanbul New Airport is open for business. There are four phases of construction which will […]