World Sleep Day – Grifco Style

Happy World Sleep Day! We look after some fabulous hotels and resorts here at Grifco PR that take guests’ sleep health very seriously. Take a look at some of the incredible places you could be jetting off to, kicking your sleep demons to the kerb.

The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort ‘Heavenly® Bed

The Heavenly® Bed at The Maldives Miriandhoo Resort is uniquely designed with plush, pillow-top construction for premium comfort and support. Slip into bed and experience a night of restorative sleep to get you ready for the day ahead.

Known as the premier brand truly committed to helping guests get a good night’s sleep, all Westin hotels offer complimentary Sleep Well Lavender Balm bedside amenity, infused with the calming essential oils of lavender and chamomile – the latest in a series of sleep offerings that promise a better slumber for travelers.

New ESPA Sleep Treatment and Famous Cloud Beds with Hastings Hotels, Northern Ireland

In Northern Ireland, Hastings Hotels has introduced “Cloud Beds,” a sleep concept that ensures peaceful sleeps. Two of the Hastings Hotels seven properties, The Slieve Donard Resort & Spa and Culloden Estate & Spa incorporate a new ESPA sleep ritual in a spa treatment for a guaranteed sleep experience. The Sleep Ritual spa treatment uses exclusive ESPA products and is the ultimate ‘unwind’, allowing your body time to relax and renew; before curling up in the hotel’s famous Cloud Beds where you’ll be in the land of nod in no time. Cloud Beds are custom-made by Kingkoil in Ireland and feature a deep pillow layer of soft cushion and 1,600 independent pocket sprints to conform to your body shape, preventing partner disturbance. You get that dreamy night’s sleep from the ‘floating on clouds’ experience.

Sleep in the sky at Waldorf Astoria Berlin’s Presidential Suite

Spread out across 230 square metres and occupying the entire 31st floor of Waldorf Astoria Berlin, the Presidential Suite offers 360 degree views of the city. Guests can enjoy sweeping views of the Reichstag, a glimmer of the Brandenburg Gate, Berlin Cathedral and Tiergarten.  A Bechstein grand piano and an open fireplace in the living area add an extra dimension of style and luxury. The presidential suite is the highest in the city and features two bedrooms with separate bathrooms, a Jacuzzi, living and dining areas, and a study. Exquisite furnishings and custom-designed porcelain china by The Royal Porcelain Manufacturer in Berlin (KPM) complete the interior.

Rates at Waldorf Astoria Berlin staying in the Presidential Suite start from £5,207 per night. To book please visit www.waldorfastoria3.hilton.com.

Live the Luxury Roman Life at Waldorf Astoria Cavalieri’s Petronius Suite

Following a significant refurbishment, Rome Cavalieri Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts has revealed its newly enhanced Petronius Suite, offering guests the aesthetic of staying in a private luxury apartment. Located on the hotel’s top floor, the suite commands spectacular views over the Eternal City. Featuring antique furniture, precious brass, wooden parquet and rare seventeenth century paintings, the suite is beautifully appointed. From mosaic tables to a sofa designed by fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, this is a suite that doubles as an exhibition and museum in its own right. The bathroom, separate shower room and Jacuzzi tub shine with polished white Carrara marble and feature amenities by Ferragamo. Guests staying in the Petronius Suite can enjoy access to Rome Cavalieri’s Imperial Club as well as the Grand Spa Club. The suite can be expanded by up to 5,220-square-feet with the addition of the adjacent Vista Suite and three Imperial Rooms.

Rates at Rome Cavalieri Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts staying in the Petronius Suite start from £7,204 per night. To book please visit www.waldorfastoria3.hilton.com.

Indulge in sophistication at Waldorf Astoria Dubai’s Royal Suite, the largest in the emirate

Occupying the entire top floor, Waldorf Astoria Dubai’s Royal Suite is the largest suite in the whole of the emirate. Boating panoramic sea views of the Dubai skyline and the iconic Palm Jumeirah, the Royal Suite provides guests with the ultimate luxury of privacy. Spread across a sprawling 1,567 square metres, the suite features a grand piano, generous dining area, spacious terrace, and two en-suite bedrooms each with their own private balconies. The kitchen also comes with a dedicated butler service. Guests can transfer to the hotel via a chauffeured Bentley or a helicopter, thanks to the hotel’s helipad, before accessing the suite via a private lift, located in the VIP arrival area adjacent to the lobby.

Rates at Waldorf Astoria Dubai staying in the Royal Suite start from £6,332 per night. To book please visit www.waldorfastoria3.hilton.com.

Wilderness Safaris Launches New Star Bed at Linkwasha

The new Star Bed at Wilderness Safaris Linkwasha Camp in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe, overlooks the beautiful and productive Scott’s Pan, offering an exciting sleep-out adventure for guests wanting to get closer to nature and experience a night under the stars.

“Linkwasha’s new Star Bed is positioned right in the middle of the action where the animals come to drink at Scott’s Pan and is a wonderful addition to our Hwange offering. In the dry season, the magical elephant experience will be taking place all night long, in front of and all around the Star Bed – offering a life-changing experience for our guests who want an authentic wildlife adventure,” said Wilderness Safaris Zimbabwe MD, Ron Goatley.

Jade Mountain, St. Lucia

The multiple award-winning luxury resort overlooks the Piton Mountains rising from the Caribbean Sea in front of Jade Mountain. The rooms have been designed with individual and spatial concept in mind, and to enable guests to forget that they’re in a hotel room. Eliminating the fourth wall in all rooms, or sanctuaries as they are known on property, means guests can feel as though they are entering a private space fully integrated into the island’s ecology, where they can simply relax, breathe in the air while basking in the surroundings and enjoy a wonderful sense of calm and peace. Being exposed to the natural beauty of St. Lucia’s landscapes allows guests to experience a unique and unforgettable experience staying at the luxury resort.

Nightly rates at Jade Mountain start from $1,110 (£840*) per sanctuary based on double occupancy. Rates are subject to 10% service charge and 10% VAT. For more information or to book visit www.jademountain.com.*Prices in pound sterling accurate according to today’s exchange rate.

The Reverie Saigon, Vietnam

Vietnam’s ultra-luxurious property, The Reverie Saigon, is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World. The prestigious hotel is located within the new, 39-floor Times Square building in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 1, and hosts 286 guest rooms which include 62 suites and a private butler service, and 89 extended stay apartments. Each room is individually furnished by some of Italy’s finest design houses including Visionnaire, Provasi, Giorgetti and Colombo Stile. The interiors range from sophisticated, modern and classical European to whimsically sassy. As visually arresting as the hotel will be within, so too is the expansive views from every room and suite’s floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the city’s ever-changing skyline, the Saigon River and beyond the Mekong Delta. What makes the Reverie stand out is it’s pillow menu. Guests will be provided with a pillow menu with more than half a dozen options, so they can choose a pillow to match their sleeping style. Duvets are filled with the highest quality goose down. Beds are dressed with Frette, with smooth 400- thread count in rooms and silky 600 thread count in suites.

For further details or to book visit www.thereveriesaigon.com

Ruby Lotti, Hamburg

Ruby Lotti is the sixth hotel of Munich-based hotel brand Ruby Hotels, based in Hamburg’s central Stadthausbrücke district. All guest rooms, which range in size from cosy ‘Nest’ rooms (13-15m²) to expansive ‘Loft’ rooms (23-38m²), showcase Ruby Hotels’ sleep-scientist-approved formula for an ideal night’s sleep, with full soundproofing, blackout curtains, high-quality linen and extra-long and wide custom mattresses. With a total of 290 rooms, Ruby Lotti is the largest property yet for the disruptive Munich-based brand and pioneer of the ‘Lean Luxury’ philosophy. which provides guests with a five-star room in a prime central city location, for the price of a budget hotel. Ruby Hotels is able to do this by stripping out the traditional – and often outdated – hotel features which today’s style-conscious travellers don’t want or need.

Nightly rates at Ruby Lotti, Hamburg, will start from €89 per night for a Nest Room, including breakfast. For more information, please visit www.rubyhotels.com.

Nana Princess, Crete

The new beachfront hotel is located on the north side of the island, boasting private pools in many of the suites, three restaurants, a white sandy beach and luxurious health club and spa. The resort will bring unmatched levels of luxury and hospitality to the beautiful surroundings and with over 40,000m² of scenic beaches and five-star amenities, the hotel is the ideal destination for adult guests and families alike.

Guests can look out to their own private pool and the ocean from their beds, what more could you ask for!

Nana Princess rates start from €155 /£137* per person per night in a Superior room category. Visit www.nanaprincess.gr or call +30-2897030100.

*Price in Pound Sterling is according to today’s exchange rate.