Zac Efron’s brother Dylan jumps for joy as he after completes 14-day hotel quarantine in Sydney

Zac Efron’s younger brother Dylan completed his 14 days of hotel quarantine in Sydney on Thursday. The TV producer, 29, literally jumped for joy outside of the hotel as a friend filmed him on an iPhone. He dressed casually for his first day of freedom in a black T-shirt and navy pants. Quarantine complete! Zac … Read more

Majorcan estate where Richard Branson will build ‘the most luxurious hotel in the Mediterranean’ 

These pictures show the spot where Sir Richard Branson will build ‘the most luxurious hotel in the Mediterranean’. It will occupy a plot on the tycoon’s Son Bunyola Estate in Mallorca – part of the Virgin Limited Edition portfolio of posh properties. Sir Richard has recently been granted permission to develop a pre-existing building on … Read more

Hotel staff and a luxury linen expert reveal how to make your bed five-star-stylish and comfy

One of the uncontested joys of staying in a luxury hotel is sleeping in a ridiculously comfortable bed. For those missing that dreamy experience – and we would imagine that’s quite a few people – here are some top tips from hotel staff, a design expert and the founder of a linen company that supplies … Read more

Lady Gaga leaves central Rome hotel surrounded by heavy security after her dog walker was shot

Lady Gaga left her hotel in central Rome, Italy on Monday, surrounded by heavy security after her dog walker Ryan Fisher was shot.  The pop megastar, 34, was shielded by security who took extreme measures to ensure the star was hidden from sight as she stepped out for the first time since her stolen bulldogs … Read more

World’s first space HOTEL to begin construction in low Earth orbit in 2025

Work is due to start on the world’s first ‘space hotel’ in low Earth orbit in 2025 – and it will come equipped with restaurants, a cinema, spa and rooms for 400 people. Developed by the Orbital Assembly Corporation (OAC), the Voyager Station could be operational as early as 2027, with the infrastructure built in … Read more

Allora: AI hotel booking system says it helps guests find their perfect stay

A hotel booking engine, powered by Artificial Intelligence, says it is transforming the way travellers find their perfect stay online as well as enabling hoteliers to upsell.   Allora, created by hotel data firm, Avvio, is a system used exclusively by hotels on its websites, not travellers, to find out exactly what they want when booking stays. … Read more

Rita Ora soaks up the sun in tiny bikini at Sydney home after hotel quarantine

Rita Ora has been enjoying her downtime in Sydney, ahead of filming for The Voice Australia’s 2021 season.  And the British songstress, who completed the mandatory 14-day Australian hotel quarantine this month after flying in from London, soaked up the sun on Sunday. The 30-year-old worked on her tan in a tiny gold bikini that … Read more

Quarantine hotel ‘inmates’ told to stop smoking and buy nicotine patches – to keep guests in rooms 

Quarantine hotel ‘inmates’ are told to stop smoking and buy nicotine patches – to keep guests in their rooms Up to 15 guests gathered in a smoking area outside hotel last Wednesday night  Guests spotted drinking and sharing cigarettes, with several not wearing masks Said to be members of a WhatsApp group for ‘rebel guests’ … Read more

Best Exotic Marigold Hotel actor Ronald Pickup dies aged 80 after ‘long illness’

Actor Ronald Pickup, best known for his roles in the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel films and TV drama Orwell On Jura, has died at the age of 80. His agent confirmed: ‘Ronald Pickup actor aged 80 passed away peacefully yesterday after a long illness surrounded by his wife and family. ‘He will be deeply missed.’ … Read more