Upcoming Hotel Stays

Looking towards the balance of the year, I have some some good stays coming up…. Upper House – Hong Kong Four Seasons Pudong / Shanghai Four Seasons Beijing (a repeat stay) Monarch Beach (f/k/a St. Regis) (a repeat stay) Peninsula Beverly Hills (My 6th Peninsula!) Boston Harbor Hotel Four Seasons Palm Beach (a repeat stay) […]

XV Beacon Hotel – Good hard product, weak soft product

Overview: An in-city, boutique hotel that misses the mark on a luxury experience Strengths: Rooms (excluding bathrooms), location Drawbacks: Service experience, bathrooms, Virtuoso is an afterthought Notable: Room service has access to their in-house steak house (great), but brought me someone else’s order (not great) A two-night business trip brought me back to Boston several […]