Crowne Plaza Auckland
Auckland, New Zealand
The First-Class Crowne Plaza Auckland
sits in the city’s heart, superbly positioned above a unique shopping complex and just a short stroll from Queen Street. Though in the business district, this hotel’s smart design — which starts guest rooms on the 16th floor — provides a quiet space and attractive lookout for Auckland. Room amenities include Internet access, iron and ironing board, coffee- and tea-maker, hair dryer, bathrobe, cable/satellite TV, individually controlled A/C, minibar, and more.
Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa
Queenstown, New Zealand
Set against a mountainous background along the shores of picturesque Lake Wakatipu, the award-winning Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa
is an ideal location from which to launch your discoveries of the “Adventure Capital of the World.” With 178 rooms that each feature a balcony, 32-inch LCD TV, lounge area (including fireplace), and private bathroom, you’ll enjoy the comfort you’d expect in a postcard-perfect setting you’ll love. If you’re looking to exercise, head to the on-site fitness center, where you can do laps in the heated indoor pool. Looking to relax? Head to the eforea
spa for a massage, or simply sit by the lounge fireplace and soak up the views of snowcapped peaks. If you’re looking forward to some snacks after an exciting day of adventure, be sure to try the on-site restaurant and bar, which both traveler favorites.
Sofitel Sydney Wentworth
One of Sydney’s grand hotels, the Superior First-Class Sofitel Sydney Wentworth
is located just minutes away from the Opera House, Circular Quay, the Rocks, and the Botanic Gardens. Shopping is also nearby, or visit the two-level shopping arcade within the hotel, featuring boutiques and specialty shops, plus a newsstand, pharmacist, hairdresser, and barber. To add convenience to your Australian vacation, a gym, four restaurants, five bars, and a coffee shop are also available. The well-appointed guest rooms include air-conditioning, TV, radio, telephone, minibar, and private bath with hair dryer.
Pullman Cairns International Hotel
Overlooking Cairns Harbour and the lush inland mountains, this contemporary hotel is spectacularly positioned to take advantage of all that Australia’s premier tropical resort area has to offer. Rooms are spacious and airy, with air-conditioning, balcony or terrace, high-speed Internet access (fee charged) cable/satellite TV, coffee-maker, iron and ironing board, minibar, telephone, refrigerator, and in-room safe. Health and wellness facilities at the hotel include bicycling, health club, spa and massage, hot tub, and three outdoor pools. The hotel is also near the beach. Other services and amenities include a concierge, room service, laundry and dry cleaning, currency exchange, barber and hairstylist, and gift shop. On-site restaurants include the popular full-service Coco’s Restaurant and the elegant, high-ceilinged Lobby Bar, an excellent place to relax and enjoy a cocktail, snack, or the hotel’s famed High Tea.
Sails in the Desert
Ayers Rock, Australia
The Superior First-Class Sails in the Desert
is a three-story hotel located at Ayers Rock Resort. The hotel offers two restaurants, bar, room service, business center, currency exchange, concierge services, laundry/dry cleaning, barber/hair stylist, gift shop, outdoor pool, health club, and lighted tennis courts. Guest rooms have air-conditioning, balcony/terrace, telephone, cable/satellite TV with VCR/DVD, minibar, coffee maker, refrigerator, iron and ironing board, and private bathroom.
Pullman Melbourne on the Park
The Moderate Deluxe Pullman Melbourne on the Park
is located near the city center, and boasts wonderful views over historic Fitzroy Gardens. The hotel offers a restaurant, bar, room service, business center, currency exchange, dry cleaning services, outdoor pool, and health club. Guest rooms have air conditioning, telephone, television, minibar, safe, Internet access, coffee/tea making facilities, iron, and private bathroom.
Hilton Fiji Beach Resort and Spa
Fronting 1.5 miles of beach on Denanaru Island and just 10 minutes’ drive from Nadi Town, the Hilton Fiji Beach Resort and Spa
is your very own slice of Fijian paradise. Enjoy the ocean view from your private balcony — standard for all guest rooms — or right on the sand with a cocktail. The hotel also features no less than seven pools, a fitness center, and two beachfront restaurants to complement its award-winning spa. Room amenities include a flat screen TV, Wi-Fi Internet, coffee/tea-making facilities, and more.