Voco Hotel, Hachem, Yarra Valley

A holiday among lavender fields

The InterContinental Hotels Group has established its new Voco lifestyle brand with a focus on casual luxury. Now it plans to build one of its boutique hotels in the world-renowned wine region of Australia’s Yarra Valley, surrounded by 11,000 square metres of lavender fields.


Eco-luxury: “Six Senses” goes Galápagos

The Galápagos Islands are renowned for their unique flora and fauna. Yet it is here that Six Senses is planning to open a hotel in 2021. This new resort will pull out all the stops, providing the latest in eco-luxury. The plan was drawn up by architect Hitesh Mehta, a widely respected expert in the development of environmentally friendly projects.