The Traveler's Journal  
Press Releases - The Traveler's Journal

Informative Press Releases for Travel

Press Release information you can use!


The following information is provided by the travel supplier or its public relations representative. The Traveler's Journal can accept no responsibility for the accuracy or validity of any material in this section.




SEPTEMBER 22nd, 2008 – Orient-Express Hotels understands that today’s sophisticated traveler wants more than just their breakfast included in a room rate, and in response to this, many of its hotels offer complimentary activities and added value extras.


Hotel Caruso, Ravello, Italy


Perched in a stunning elevated position high above the Amalfi Coast, the Hotel Caruso offers every guest a complimentary trip on the hotel’s private motorboat, ‘Ercole’.  During the two hour mini cruise, guests will visit secluded coves and hidden beaches along the spectacular coastline.  A Double Village View Room at Hotel Caruso starts from $1,002* per room per night including breakfast. 



La Residencia, Deia, Mallorca


Guests visiting the beautiful island of Mallorca this winter should stay at La Residencia in Deia and use their fantastic new promotion to explore the beautiful northern part of the island.  Between November 1st, 2008 and March 31st, 2009, guests booking three nights or more for arrival on a Sunday, Monday or Tuesday, will receive a complimentary rental car.  A Classic Double room at La Residencia starts from $395* per room per night including breakfast.



The Observatory Hotel, Sydney, Australia


The Observatory Hotel in Sydney is superbly located near The Rocks, nestled between the vibrant harbor with its world-famous Harbor Bridge and Opera House, and Darling Harbor.  Each guest staying at this colonial-style hotel is entitled to a complimentary walking tour of The Rocks, with its abundant historic houses, bars, cafes and street markets.  A Deluxe City View Room at The Observatory Hotel starts from $665* per room per night including breakfast.



Lilianfels Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia


Within a two-hour drive of Sydney are the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Blue Mountains, which are home to Lilianfels – a luxury European-style country house hotel offering magnificent views across the blue-tinged vista.  While guests relax in the luxurious retreat, they are offered complimentary bush walks with a personal guide, offering a fascinating insight into early Australian cultural traditions and stories that still endure today. A Deluxe King Room at Lilianfels starts from $568* per room per night including breakfast.


Eagle Island Camp, Botswana


Eagle Island Camp, a water-based safari lodge on the Okavango Delta in Botswana, now offers a 45-minute complimentary helicopter safari for each guest.  The helicopter smoothly glides over the magnificent game-rich waters of the mighty Delta, where guests can see elephants, hippos and giraffes in abundance.  A luxury tent at Eagle Island Camp starts from $805* per room per night including all meals, drinks (excluding champagne), laundry services, two game-viewing activities per day, emergency medical insurance and national park fees.  Orient-Express also owns two additional camps in Botswana, Khwai River Lodge and Savute Elephant Camp.



Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa

[Back to Press Releases Main]