NEW LUXURY HOTELS ON ADELAIDE’S HORIZON

If there’s ever a good indicator for Adelaide’s emergence as a leading business events destination, look no further than the city’s growing hotel landscape. A raft of five-star properties, including those by Sofitel, Crowne Plaza and Westin are all on the horizon – and conveniently located just a short distance to the Convention Centre. Leading [...]

By |2019-11-13T15:22:57+11:00November 13th, 2019|Spencer Spotlights|Comments Off on NEW LUXURY HOTELS ON ADELAIDE’S HORIZON

SPOTLIGHT ON BRISBANE’S HOTEL SCENE

Recently the Spencer Travel team travelled to Brisbane to familiarise themselves further with the Brisbane hotel scene.  Here’s what Louise Brown, Operations Manager at Spencer Travel thought of the properties they visited:   Ovolo Inchcolm “I was very impressed with this hotel. It’s a luxury boutique hotel on Wickham Terrace in the CBD. When you walk [...]

By |2019-10-08T16:53:19+11:00October 2nd, 2019|Spencer Spotlights|Comments Off on SPOTLIGHT ON BRISBANE’S HOTEL SCENE

PARADISE IN THE INDIAN OCEAN: THE MALDIVES

Have you ever been to the Maldives—those postcard perfect specks of paradise in the sparkling Indian Ocean? Our MD Penny Spencer had the pleasure of visiting this beautiful destination recently.   During her visit, Penny stayed at two resorts: LUX* North Male Atoll Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi resort Click here to read her review of Waldorf [...]

By |2019-08-14T09:56:27+11:00August 8th, 2019|Spencer Spotlights|Comments Off on PARADISE IN THE INDIAN OCEAN: THE MALDIVES

REVIEW: WALDORF ASTORIA MALDIVES

After an amazing stay at LUX* North Male Atoll, Penny transferred to the Waldorf Astoria.  TRANSFER "The motor yacht was an air-conditioned 40-footer. We were offered food and soft drinks - we were very comfortable", Penny says. The transfer Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi resort took roughly 40-minutes. __ ARRIVAL "Arrival at the Waldorf is impressive", [...]

By |2019-08-20T08:30:46+11:00August 8th, 2019|Spencer Spotlights|Comments Off on REVIEW: WALDORF ASTORIA MALDIVES

CHECKING IN TO KIMPTON HOTELS

Spencer Travel Managing Director, Penny Spencer, was recently invited to the United States to visit the global headquarters of Delta Air Lines. Penny flew with both Virgin Australia and Delta, explored Atlanta, and went behind the scenes at Delta HQ. Along the way, Penny stayed at a pair of Kimpton hotels - part of the [...]

By |2019-07-09T08:49:47+11:00July 4th, 2019|Spencer Spotlights|Comments Off on CHECKING IN TO KIMPTON HOTELS