For this mileage run we were landing in Panama at 3:30PM, and leaving the following morning at 7AM. Our friend Matt joined us on this trip, and based on his previous trip to Panama, he recommended the Waldorf Astoria Panama City. This is a Virtuoso property, and the rate for the one night stay was $169. Show More Summary
Lena Dunham poses with famous author Gloria Steinem on the red carpet at the 2016 Matrix Awards held at The Waldorf Astoria on Monday (April 25) in New York City. The duo were also joined at the event by Katie Couric, Savannah Guthrie, filmmaker George Lucas and businesswoman Mellody Hobson. Lena just wrote a passionate [...]
Rosalind “Roz” Cole was an agent who represented several celebrities including Andy Warhol, Errol Flynn, and Olivia de Havilland. She owed $1 million to the Waldorf Astoria in New York when she died. She stopped paying years ago and refused to leave. Show More Summary
Moroccan King Mohammed VI arrived at the Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam on the same day I was departing, an indication of the level of clientele the property caters to. Once a collection of six patrician houses built during the Golden Age, Waldorf Astoria A... via JustLuxe.com
The culinary and cocktail history of the 123-year-old New York landmark takes center stage May 17, with the publication of an updated version of “The Waldorf Astoria Bar Book” by Frank Caiafa.
Californians love their fresh powder, especially when it comes to the slopes of Park City, Utah. The Golden state’s residents account for nearly a fourth of the historic town’s annual visitors. Add in the Sundance International Film Festiva... via JustLuxe.com
The Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem is a beautiful, luxurious hotel in the city of Jerusalem. It is a great way to enjoy the luxury of Jerusalem using points for a free stay. The post Review: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem – Luxury With Points appeared first on Running with Miles.
The Chinese insurer is in a hurry, leading a $13 bln offer for Starwood on top of a $6.5 bln deal to buy Strategic Hotels from Blackstone and its $2 bln purchase of the Waldorf Astoria in 2014. It’s hard to see how they all meet Anbang Chairman Wu Xiaohui’s own financial targets.
The massive Chinese company that bought the Waldorf Astoria in 2014 is at it again. Anbang on Monday agreed to drop $6.5 billion to buy a portfolio of luxury hotels from Blackstone Group. It also led a bid to bust up Marriott's merger...Show More Summary
Blackstone Group is close to selling a portfolio of luxury hotels to the owner of the Waldorf Astoria. China's Anbang Insurance Group Co. is near a deal to acquire Strategic Hotels & Resorts... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Blackstone Group has agreed to sell Strategic Hotels and Resorts in a deal valued at $6.5 billion just months after buying it, according to a person with knowledge of the deal who was not authorized to comment. The buyer is Anbang Insurance Group, which bought the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York for a $1.95 billion in 2014. Show More Summary
Marriott agreed in November to acquire Starwood. Now, the Chinese owner of the Waldorf Astoria is among the competing bidders.
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The "hostel takeover" saga for Starwood Hotels took another unexpected turn this morning, when the company's stock price soared following news that the hotel chain had received an unsolicited $76/share non-binding proposal (8% premium...Show More Summary
China’s Anbang, an ambitious insurer, will purchase properties from Blackstone Group just six months after the private equity firm bought them.
Jean-Georges Vongerichten, the acclaimed French chef and noted cookbook author behind several restaurants in New York, Las Vegas, Tokyo and Chicago, is opening his first Los Angeles restaurant at the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills. The hotel and Jean-Georges restaurant, located next to the Beverly...
Beverly Hilton owner wants to combine two condo projects into one tall tower and a garden Back in 2008, the people of Beverly Hills (barely) approved a plan that would allow a new Waldorf Astoria hotel to be constructed at the high-profile...Show More Summary
Some of the best-known hedge fund managers in the world gathered for a private investment conference at the Waldorf Astoria in New York on Tuesday to discuss their market views. No one predicted a massive stock market rally, and no one predicted a further decline. Show More Summary
An African-American manager endured extensive discrimination at the Waldorf Astoria hotel before being fired for her race, a lawsuit claims.
Bedbugs have been reported in some of the city’s swankiest hotels with a list that includes the Waldorf Astoria the Millennium Hilton and the New York Marriott Marquis.