Saturday , June 23 2018

Refurbishment

Are your pillows making guests sick?

A massive 91 percent of people rate pillows as vital for a good night’s sleep according to the US National Sleep Foundation. Yet while accommodation houses have woken up to the importance of pillow comfort in recent years, many remain unconscious of the fact that discerning guests are looking for more than softness.

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Creating luxury through colour

What if you could create a luxurious atmosphere that helped your guests feel grounded and energised, simply by updating the colour palette of your hotel? Pantone's new 2018 colour of the year might do just that.

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Switch to LED for energy efficiency with style

InterContinental Hotel Wellington room.

The 234-room InterContinental Hotel Wellington is encased in a modern glass building with arresting city and harbour views. To complement the natural light streaming in through walls of windows, a harmonising system of LED lighting fixtures was installed in a roll-out of lighting upgrades beginning with a refurbishment in 2013. Switch lighting products have been used throughout the recent retrofit …

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Swiss-belsuites: a beauty from the beast?

Spacious deck Swiss belsuites Photo: Soren Liv

Swiss-Belsuites Victoria Park, Auckland offers sophisticated urban living directly opposite Victoria Park and next to Victoria Park Market in a 100-year-old heritage building with space for 85 shops, cafés and restaurants. The hotel is located in the heart of vibrant Auckland city and only a five-minute walk from SkyCity Casino, the Auckland Convention Centre and the stunning Viaduct Harbour. Swiss-Belsuites …

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Inventive new approach to the upgrading of Rotorua Thermal Holiday Park

With its world famous thermal attractions and the huge range of outdoor activities it offers for the energetic and adventurous, Rotorua seems the perfect destination for the young in particular who would feel at home in a log cabin or on a campsite. There are several such sites available but Rotorua Thermal Holiday Park has long been a favourite for …

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