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Executive Edge Art of Travel

In light of Edge's recent induction into Starwood Hotels & Resorts' Luxury Privileges program, we bring you a special edition of The Art of Travel dedicated to showcasing the exclusive privileges of travelling 'Singularly Starwood.' For travellers who believe the journey begins with the destination, Starwood opens a world of possibilities. Now that Edge is a member of Starwood Luxury Privileges, our clients will receive bonus amenities and extraordinary added value at every St. Regis, The Luxury Collection and W Hotels worldwide. Although there are a plethora of hotels within these three iconic Starwood brands, we've selected 9 to whet your palate. Singularly the best, singularly inspired, SINGULARLY STARWOOD.



The St. Regis Bora Bora Resort Prince de Galles

BORA BORA, FRENCH POLYNESIA

The St. Regis Bora Bora Resort

Suspend time in the sultry South Seas...Perhaps the most romantic place in the world, The St. Regis Bora Bora offers the largest and most exclusive island accommodation in French Polynesia. The epitome of luxury, this secret haven features ultra-private overwater villas ranging from 1,500 to 13,000 square feet with separate living rooms, lavish baths, outdoor showers, large terraces with a dining gazebo and steps descending into a turquoise deepwater lagoon. From the natural wonder of the Oasis Pool, to the central pool with its swim-up bar, to the saltwater private lagoon full of native fish and stingrays - dive into the many pleasures of paradise.

Luxury Privileges - upgrade upon arrival*, early check-in*, welcome Polynesian Epicurean basket, daily breakfast for 2, late check-out*

Edge Exclusive - private beach or terrace picnic for 2

Stay 4, Pay 3 - Stays November 1, 2013 - May 31, 2014 (blackout dates from December 26, 2013 -January 2, 2014)

PARIS, FRANCE

Prince de Galles

The Luxury Collection's Prince de Galles is a legendary jewel in Paris centrally positioned just steps away from the Champs Elysées and Avenue Montaigne. This iconic hotel of the Parisian Art Deco movement has been meticulously restored to become the rendezvous for the Parisian establishment and jet setters seeking the ultimate 5-star setting within the Golden Triangle. Its enviable location near celebrated landmarks of the Arc de Triomphe and Eiffel Tower as well as international couture houses of Dior and Cartier solidifies Prince de Galles as the city's fashionable hotel destination for the past 80 years. Prince de Galles remains to this day a beacon of sophistication and grace.

Luxury Privileges - upgrade upon arrival*, early check-in*, daily breakfast for 2, EURO 50 food & beverage credit per room per stay, late check-out*

Edge Exclusive - complimentary bottle of wine (for stays between October 20, 2013 - February 28, 2014)

W Retreat & Spa Bali - Seminyak The St. Regis Bangkok

BALI, INDONESIA

W Retreat & Spa Bali - Seminyak

Dive into Bali's most sizzling resort W Retreat & Spa Seminyak where the landscaped tropical WET® pool sets the scene for paradise. Bask at W Beach where the Beach Ambassadors ensure you never have to lift a finger. Workout at FIT and wind down at AWAY® Spa - Bali's only 24-hour spa. Then dine decadently at world-class restaurants before socializing at the W's lounges. Ensure you book the oh-so popular Sunday brunch at W's Starfish Bloo - Bali's chicest gathering.

Luxury Privileges - upgrade upon arrival*, early check-in*, welcome Pomegranate Martini and cocktail shaker, daily breakfast for 2, late check-out*

BANGKOK, THAILAND

The St. Regis Bangkok

Experience the pleasure and pampering of Bangkok's premier address, The St. Regis Bangkok. Situated on Bangkok's most coveted street along Rajadamri, this glitzy hotel is an ode to timeless elegance. At The St. Regis Bangkok guests will enjoy the art of exquisite dining with vintage wines, indulge in the Elemis Spa or refresh in the outdoor pool. The 229 guest rooms, including 51 suites, are lavish studies in teak and marble. Each plush quarters offers an urban retreat with grand windows and unobstructed views. Unrivaled service sets the property apart.

Luxury Privileges - upgrade upon arrival*, early check-in*, daily breakfast for 2, USD 100 spa service credit per room per stay, late check-out*

The Gritti Palace W Santiago

VENICE, ITALY

The Gritti Palace

Recently reopened after an extensive handcrafted restoration, this historical treasure on the Grand Canal blends enchanting heritage and culture with renewed Venetian style. Luxury Collection's Gritti Palace boasts exceptional art and elegance with attentive service, a delectable culinary experience and new avenues for relaxation and pleasure. Decorated with unique Venetian antiques and spectacular Murano glass, Gritti Palace offers an array of room choices each with a different glimpse of the city, Santa Maria del Giglio Square and the world famous Grand Canal. This iconic hotel provides the ultimate home away from home to explore the treasures of Venice.

Luxury Privileges - upgrade upon arrival*, early check-in*, daily breakfast for 2, Ritual Foot Bath at spa for 2 guests per room per stay, late check-out*

SANTIAGO, CHILE

W Santiago

Against a panoramic backdrop of the snow-capped Andes, W Santiago reinvents style and sophistication in the city's most trendsetting address - a fascinating universe of urban innovation amid cobblestone streets and glitzy skyscrapers. Sizzling cuisine, red hot nightlife at W's Whiskey Blue bar, zen down or work out at O2 Balance & Wellness Club - every W experience is an exhilarating event. Each room and suite features the signature W Bed, fully-wired technology, the delightful Munchie Box and state-of-the-art entertainment. Whatever/Whenever® service take cares of all other fantasies.

Luxury Privileges - upgrade upon arrival*, early check-in*, welcome bottle of sparking wine, daily buffet breakfast for 2, late check-out*

W Verbier

VERBIER, SWITZERLAND

W Verbier

Opening December 1st with great anticipation, the W Verbier will be Verbier's first 5-star ski-in/ski-out resort. Feel the adrenaline of Europe's most exciting slopes, electrifying vistas and glamorous nights. Centered around Place Blanche at the foot of the slopes, W Verbier injects a new style and energy into the pulsating village. Put on your ski boots and soar to dizzying heights on the main gondola just outside the resort. The renowned ski area of Les 4 Vallées awaits winter sports enthusiasts with an exhilarating 412 kilometers of top-notch ski runs and world-famous free-riding ski terrain. Mont Fort reaches an altitude of 3,300 meters.

Luxury Privileges - upgrade upon arrival*, early check-in*, daily buffet breakfast for 2, USD 100 spa services credit per room per stay, late check-out*

The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort

MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA

The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort

A peerless haven of oceanfront elegance and quiet unwavering taste, The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort in Miami Beach opened in 2012 to great fanfare and already has been recognised with the coveted AAA Five-Diamond award. For shopping enthusiasts this exclusive Miami Beach enclave is directly across from the celebrated Bal Harbour Shops and minutes from the energy of South Beach. The St. Regis Bal Harbour's guest rooms all include spacious glass-enclosed balconies with floor-to-ceiling panoramic views of the ocean and white sand beach. Wake in the morning as the gentle breeze of the Atlantic invites you to start your day. Rejuvenate at Remède Spa, indulge in gastro-pleasing delights by Jean-Georges, or enjoy cocktails poolside or an in-room dinner party seamlessly executed by your St. Regis Butler.

Luxury Privileges - upgrade upon arrival*, early check-in*, daily breakfast for 2, USD 100 spa services credit per room per stay, late check-out*

Tambo del Inka Resort & Spa, Valle Sagrado

URUBAMBA, PERU

Tambo del Inka Resort & Spa, Valle Sagrado

Location is everything at Tambo del Inka situated in the heart of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Tambo del Inka is the only hotel in Urubamba with a private train station to Machu Picchu, so guests can discover this ancient citadel at their convenience. Tours to the many nearby historical, cultural and adventure attractions include the salt ponds of Maras, the ruins of Ollantaytambo, the city of Cusco and endless mountain biking, horseback riding and hiking trails. Tambo del Inka is the perfect luxury base to explore. Staff go to every length to ensure an indelible stay offering refined dining, a therapeutic spa, a premier fitness center - all alongside a sparkling emerald lagoon and blooming riverside gardens.

Luxury Privileges - upgrade upon arrival*, early check-in*, daily buffet breakfast for 2, water thermal circuit in spa for 2 guests per room per stay, late check-out*

* subject to availability 

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242 Hawthorn Rd
Caulfield VIC 3162

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