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Put yourself in the heart of the action with our pick of the coolest city escapes of the moment. Experience these chic city hotels and retreat packages in downtown Cape Town at the One & Only, The Modern in Honolulu, New York's hippest hotel Crosby Street or cultural affairs in St. Petersburg at the iconic Orient-Express Grand Hotel Europe. Escape Melbourne's winter blues to sunny Brisbane or spread your wings for a European summer in London and Paris. Or getaway to LA for a beachside haven in Santa Monica or discover sophisticated Asian draws at the Four Seasons Singapore or Peninsula Hong Kong. Culture, art, music, restaurants and shopping are all at your doorstep at these 10 in vogue city hotels...

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One&Only, Capetown Hotel Esprit Saint Germain, Paris

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA

One&Only Cape Town

The latest edition to the One&Only portfolio, this urban resort located on a private island in the Waterfront District of Cape Town, celebrates the city's design, art and culinary spirit. One&Only Cape Town offers a range of designer accommodation and world-famous restaurant options. From its 131 large high-tech rooms, the views of the marina, oasis pool and famed Table Mountain are stupendous. Headlining the culinary experiences are two of the city's most acclaimed restaurants - legendary Michelin-starred Chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa brings his wizardry to Nobu, the 1st in Africa, and local celebrity Chef Reuben Riffel delights with dynamic Reuben's. One&Only Cape Town extends a gracious welcome to families with its fully supervised KidsOnly Club with enriching activities for kids 4 to 17. Cape Town's draws are endless - Table Mountain, Nelson Mandela's cell on Robben Island, the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, glorious beaches, wine country and wildlife safaris nearby.

4 night package includes 3 full days of PRIVATE touring - Peninsula & Cape Point, Cape Winelands and your choice day of touring as well as airport transfers.

PARIS, FRANCE

Hotel Esprit Saint Germain

Hotel Esprit Saint Germain feels like entering a private residence on the Left Bank of Paris. Ideally situated in the heart of the city, this very Parisian, intimate and warm 5* boutique hotel welcomes guests as if they were dear friends with dedicated service and generous personal touches such as providing complimentary drinks anytime during your stay sitting in the living room by the fireplace. Stunningly designed with loving care put into each of its refined 28 rooms and lounge, Hotel Esprit Saint Germain is just what you'd imagine a French hotel should be.

Outside the Left Bank offers luxury shopping, fine antiques, art galleries and museums, French Bistros and Les Jardins du Luxembourg and the Church of Saint Sulpice just steps away.

RECEIVE A COMPLIMENTARY NIGHT!
Stay 4 for the price of 3. Virtuoso amenities also apply including room upgrade (if available), daily American breakfast for 2 and wine and French cheese platter upon arrival. Tres chic!

Grand Hotel Europe, St Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA

Grand Hotel Europe,
Orient-Express

A cultural and culinary landmark, Grand Hotel Europe has played a central role in the social, business and civic life of St. Petersburg for over 135 years. Within walking distance of the Palace Square and Winter Palace (home to the Hermitage museum) in the heart of St. Petersburg, this exquisite hotel combines the charm and elegance of 19th century tsarist Russia with contemporary comfort. With its luxuriously appointed rooms and suites and world-class restaurant offering the finest Russian, French, Italian and Asian cuisine, Grand Hotel Europe is the ultimate place to stay when travelling in St. Petersburg.

Experience the cultural and culinary highlights of romantic St. Petersburg with these exclusive 2 day or
3 day Cultural Heritage Packages. Enjoy magnificent opera or a ballet performance at the theatre, a private tour of the city's memorable sights and an exquisite candlelit dinner with live music. Edge's Bellini Club added value includes complimentary upgrade at time of check-in if available, welcome letter, VIP amenity and complimentary internet access.

SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA

Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows

Come to LA and hit the beach where you'll find the iconic Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows in Santa Monica. With 340 average days of sunshine annually, it's no wonder Hollywood and locals alike treasure this oceanside hotel. Fairmont Miramar has welcomed guests and celebrity heavyweights seeking privacy and pampering for over a century. The tradition continues today with cosy modern rooms and suites, a beautiful swimming pool, manicured grounds, Health Club and unobtrusive yet efficient service. For a private residential experience, 32 Bungalows with alfresco patios are set in secluded Miramar Gardens surrounded by serene waterfalls and just steps away from the beach. Walk to the sand and surf, ride the famed ferris wheel at Santa Monica Pier or shop at chic Montana Avenue, Main Street or tourist favourite Third Street Promenade.

4th Night Free! Book 3 consecutive nights and receive one complimentary night until December 31*
* excluding October 31- November 4, conditions apply

Spicers Balfour Hotel The Capital, London

BRISBANE, QUEENSLAND

Spicers Balfour Hotel

The latest hip city hotel featured on Getaway, Spicers Balfour Hotel offers an intimate escape in Brisbane. Located in the trendy suburb of New Farm, from the outside Spicers Balfour Hotel resembles a classic Queenslander home but inside discover 9 spacious rooms each with their own unique contemporary European design. Absorb Brisbane's stunning skyline from the rooftop bar or walk to New Farm's best restaurants and cutting-edge boutiques at your doorstep. Inner city addiction.

SPECIAL OFFER - Stay 2 nights, receive 20% off best available B&B rates (BAR). Executive room from AUD 299 per night. Valid for stays until September 29. B&B rate includes overnight accommodation, a la carte breakfast daily, canapes and parking (subject to availability). Discount not applicable to packages

KNIGHTSBRIDGE, LONDON

The Capital

With the 2012 Summer Olympics days away, there is no better time to visit London. And there is no finer 5 star family run hotel than The Capital. For shopaholics, this luxury hotel with classic British design is conveniently located adjacent to Harrods in charming Knightsbridge with elegant large rooms to store all your purchases. For longer stays, choose The Capital Apartments just next door. The Capital's legendary dining room, and 2011's Zagat top ranked restaurant in Knightsbridge, tempts with nouveau French haute cuisine. Head Concierge Clive Smith, who recently won European Hospitality's Concierge of the Year Runner-up, is a miracle worker when it comes to securing coveted tickets to London's theatre and events, so venture forth and experience all London has to offer.

3 night package from AUD 1395 with split nights possible to cater to your itinerary! Special offer includes full English breakfast, choice of lunch, tea or dinner AND round trip transfers to and from airport.


Four Seasons Hotel, Singapore

SINGAPORE

Four Seasons Hotel Singapore

In a modern 20-story building along tranquil, tree-lined Orchard Boulevard in one of the world's most vibrant and multicultural cities, Four Seasons Hotel Singapore is a residential oasis just minutes from the golden mile of shopping centres, family attractions, entertainment and the Botanic Gardens. 255 refurbished spacious rooms and suites boast high ceilings, soothing earth tone designs decorated with Asian influences and every high-tech gadget conceivable. Enjoy award-winning cuisine at bistro-grill One-Ninety (pictured) renowned for its sumptuous Champagne Sunday Brunch. Luxuriate at the SPA, rated one of the best in Singapore with chemical-free products from Australia by Sodashi.

Suite 'Stay Longer Package' Stay 3 Pay 2 until September 30 as well as Edge's Four Seasons Preferred Partner amenities of room upgrade upon check-in (if available), full American breakfast for 2 daily and USD 100 food & beverage credit. Also special rates for connecting kids rooms!

Crosby Street Hotel, New York

SOHO, NEW YORK CITY

Crosby Street Hotel

Few hotels in Manhattan have received as much positive press as Firmdale's first US venture Crosby Street Hotel. This hotel defines hip boutiques and New York defines the ultimate city escape with endless possibilities to suit every taste or whim. In a city filled with marble and glass skyscrapers, Crosby Street stands out for unexpected amenities - a large sunlit back patio, oversized warehouse floor-to-ceiling windows, even weekend movie screenings. Travel + Leisure readers ranked Crosby Street as one of America’s top 20 best hotels. Perfectly situated on a quiet cobblestone street in the heart of New York's SoHo downtown neighborhood, explore the area's famous boutique shopping, art galleries and museums.

Enjoy Special Summer Rates and Edge clients receive late check out subject to availability and a glass of champagne upon arrival for toasting your NYC sojourn. Cheers to Manhattan!

Peninsula, Hong Kong

HONG KONG, CHINA

Peninsula Hong Kong

Hailed as one of the finest luxury hotels in the world as well as Hong Kong's oldest hotel, this grand dame of the Far East is unmatched. The Peninsula Hong Kong offers a blend of the best Eastern and Western hospitality with timeless elegance. Arrive in VIP style in one of the hotel's fleet of 14 Rolls-Royce Phantoms. Nothing beats the hotel's Roman-style swimming pool and timber-decked sun terrace with panoramic eye level views across Victoria Harbour except maybe dinner at Felix. The Peninsula Hong Kong's Philippe Starck-designed restaurant serves modern European fare and is the undisputed best vantage point to watch the galaxy of lights laser show between Victoria Peak and Hong Kong Harbour. Book a suite and receive a 3 hour chauffeured ride around the city in a Mini Cooper. Or see the entire city from the air with a champagne lunch and helicopter ride for USD 150 per person.

Summer Splendor Offer with room upgrade AND 20% hotel credit of rate paid per night for use in hotel restaurant, bar or Spa. Virtuoso amenities - daily buffet breakfast and one dinner at The Lobby.

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