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Asia leads in the number of luxury hotels

The vast majority (92%) of hotels in the world have a small number of room: not more than 500. Approximately half (42%) of them offer their guests from 150 to 300 rooms. Only 2% of hotels around the world have more than 1,000 rooms. And remains the largest Asia Asia Hotel in Dubai with 6500 rooms. The third part of all the new hotels are located in Europe.

In turn, the U.S. is leading the world in large number of hotels number of rooms which exceeds 2800 (60% of the global total). 55% of them of the highest category in the luxury segment, and 45% first-class hotels. 32% of the investigated hotels are located in Europe, of which 64% – first class hotels.

26% of hotels worldwide from the list that was considered by the researchers, are in East Asia.

70% of Asian hotels – top class. Analysts say that in Europe is not so high demand at luxury hotels and priority is given to more economical accommodation that you prefer and the business tourists, and travelers -sightseers. But in North America the number of luxury and first-class hotels almost the same. Continue reading

Raffles Hotel

SARKIES BROTHERS

BARTENDER NGIAM TONG BOON

The legendary hotel, the historic Raffles hotel, is the place where first goes every tourist caught in Singapore. Somerset Maugham called “Raffles” “the legendary symbol of the exotic East”. Few hotels can boast so many legendary visitors. Today, Raffles is a place visiting where you will really remember for a lifetime.

History

The hotel was founded in 1887 four brothers-Armenians – Yerevan, avecom, Arshak, and Martin Sarkisalmi and became part of a huge network of Asian hotels owned by them. Its name he received in honor of the founder of Singapore – Sir Stamford of Raffle. Continue reading

Marina Bay Sands

Even if you never planned to go to Singapore, you still most likely have heard about the beautiful hotel Marina Bay Sands (Marina Bay Sands Hotel Singapore), impressive for its unusual architecture and gorgeous huge pool on the roof, thanks to which he was particularly famous for. We visited this Teddy bear Singapore hotel during our trip through Asia and we want to share with you my impressions 😉

Our review about the hotel Marina Bay Sands (Marina Bay Sands)

Frankly, it is difficult to write something about the hotel, which has already been written and rewritten thousands of times anything that can. I will try a little different angle to look at it.

Hotel Marina Bay Sands on the shores of beautiful Bay.

Interesting fact: this place used to splashing of the ocean. To build the now famous hotel, the builders had to import tons of sand and soil. The thought sometimes becomes a little scary, and suddenly everything will go under water?)) But this is nonsense, of course, the hotel stands firmly on its three “legs” 🙂 Continue reading

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