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Great Hotels of the World increases the number of members to its alliance

Hotel sales and marketing alliance announces new members in Egypt, Greece, Italy, Czech Republic and Slovenia

Great Hotels of the World (http://www.ghotw.com), the London-based hotel sales and marketing alliance, is delighted to announce that a variety of new members from around the globe have been added to its collection.

Great Hotels of the World Luxury Collection – for the most luxurious hotels in the world

Premier Le Rêve Hotel and Spa, Hurghada, Egypt

With beautiful views over the Red Sea, Premier Le Rêve Hotel and Spa lies between the soft sands of its own private beach and the majestic desert mountains. The hotel features 113 luxurious rooms and suites, with an array of amenities. All rooms have their own balcony or terrace with fantastic views of the private gardens or the sea. Guests can also enjoy one of the hotel’s four pools, including one freshwater pool and one seawater pool.

The all-inclusive concept offered at the hotel allows guests to benefit from its ten restaurants and bars, serving a variety of cuisine, ranging from Italian to Japanese. The hotel also boasts a health centre, including a fully-equipped gym and Premier Spa, which features a sauna, steam room, Turkish bath and Jacuzzi.

For more information on this hotel or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/premier-le-reve-hotel-and-spa or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Archipelagos Mykonos Hotel, Mykonos, Greece

Inspired by traditional Greek architecture, the Archipelagos Mykonos Hotel is a recently refurbished hotel which overlooks the Aegean Sea. Perfectly located within half an hour of both Mykonos town and the airport, Archipelagos Mykonos Hotel offers the peace and tranquillity of a Greek island beach hotel whilst being close enough to the cultural attractions the island has to offer.

Archipelagos Mykonos Hotel boasts 42 luxurious rooms and suites. All rooms are traditionally decorated with white washed walls, wooden beams and splashes of blue, mirroring the breathtaking views of the azure waters. The hotel’s facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, pool bar, fully-equipped gym and sauna, not to mention a restaurant offering guests fine Greek and international cuisine. The hotel can also organise daily excursions to the nearby islands, various water sports and horse-riding.

For more information on this hotel or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/archipelagos-mykonos-hotel or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Great Hotels of the World Premium Collection – for upscale superior hotels offering guests a unique experience.

Grand Hotel President Sorrento, Sorrento, Italy

Boasting a fantastic hillside location with panoramic views of the Bay of Naples and the shimmering Mediterranean Sea, the Grand Hotel President Sorrento offers gorgeous vistas and scenery for its guests. The hotel is the perfect base from which to explore the charming city of Sorrento, as it is close to both Sorrento's city centre and the Amalfi coast. The hotel offers a free shuttle bus service to and from Sorrento’s city centre.

Grand Hotel President has 110 bright and spacious guestrooms. All rooms have balconies or patios and some feature stunning sea views. The hotel is surrounded by beautiful, lush gardens filled with fragrant flowers and plants. Guests can enjoy the many facilities the hotel has to offer, including a restaurant, serving some of the finest international and Neapolitan Cuisine, multiple bars, and one of its greatest assets, the spacious rooftop terrace. Grand Hotel President’s swimming pool, featuring an incorporated hydromassage tub, is set in a splendid panoramic position with views over the Gulf of Naples. The hotel also boasts a fully equipped beauty centre, featuring a sauna, Turkish bath, hydromassage hot tub, massage room, tanning booth and fitness centre.

For more information on this hotel or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/grand-hotel-president-sorrento or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Premier Romance Boutique Hotel, Sahl Hasheesh, Egypt

Situated in one of the most beautiful seaside locations and surrounded by stunning, unspoilt beaches, the Premier Romance Boutique Hotel is ideal for those looking for a sunny, luxurious holiday. The newly built boutique hotel is located in an upmarket resort near to the popular town of Hurghada and has been built in the style of a Sultan's palace. The hotel provides a free shuttle to and from Hurghada.

All of the hotel's 79 guestrooms and suites are richly decorated with shell-tone furnishings, king sizedbeds and have spectacular views of the Red Sea and the hotel’s far-stretching gardens. This boutique property features four restaurants, serving Italian, Chinese, Indian and International cuisine, three bars and three shops. The hotel’s other luxurious facilities include a swimming pool, private beach and International Spa, which includes a sauna, gym, Jacuzzi, and massage rooms.

For more information on this hotel or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/premier-romance-boutique-hotel or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Hotel Olympia, Carlsbad, Czech Republic

Located in the heart of the well known spa resort of Karlovy Vary, famous for its hot natural mineral springs, the Olympia Hotel is a testament to the belief of treating the body and mind with an array of treatments in a picturesque setting. The hotel was recently refurbished in 2002 and originally built in the style of ‘art nouveau’, an aesthetic which still retains today. With beautiful views of the surrounding park, mountains and the Teplá River, the hotel is easily accessible through a variety of transport links.

All of Hotel Olympia's 37 elegant rooms offer luxury amenities and some rooms have balconies with a stunning view of the neighbouring park. The hotel is widely known for its outstanding spa facilities, boasting a variety of treatments, such as, electrotherapy, thermotherapy, oxygen therapy, a range of specialist massages and a tailor-made course for treating stress-related and medical issues. In addition, the hotel features a swimming pool, sauna, whirlpool, solarium, fully equipped fitness centre and a golf course. The hotel’s nearby park also provides a great setting for a wealth of activities, including walking, tennis, squash, fishing, skiing and horse riding.

For more information on this hotel or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/hotel-olympia or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Great Hotels of the World Classic Collection - for mid-range hotels offering excellent value for money

City Hotel Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Located in the very heart of Ljubljana’s charming old town, City Hotel Ljubljana has an excellent location, making it an ideal setting for both business and leisure travellers. The hotel also has unbeatable views of Ljubljana castle and Ljubljana cathedral and is less than an hour’s drive from Lake Bled and the underground world of Karst.

The hotel features 204 guestrooms, ranging from comfortable basic rooms to large superior rooms, all decorated in a calming palette with white linens and wooden accents. City Hotel also boasts air-conditioned meeting spaces, including a state of the art conference centre, and can accommodate up to 200 delegates. It is fully equipped for any corporate gathering. Guest’s can enjoy the lobby bar and city views from the hotel’s restaurant, which serves traditional Slovenian cuisine as well as international dishes.

For more information on this hotel or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/city-hotel-ljubljana or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

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For press enquiries please contact:

Ashleigh Silverman - Marketing and PR Executive, Great Hotels of the World

Note to editors:

Great Hotels of the World (http://www.ghotw.com) provides global hotel reservation, sales and marketing services for an exclusive portfolio of primarily independent hotels and resorts worldwide. Great Hotels of the World provides a range of products, services and innovative technology solutions for over 250 hotels worldwide through trade shows, e-marketing, business travel sales, meeting and incentive sales, public relations, Meeting Forums and a private label GDS chain code (GW).

By acknowledging that each hotel’s core business is different, Great Hotels of the World help’s hotels and consumers to “find their niche” by categorising member hotels into niche travel markets. Great Hotels’ dedicated programmes are aimed at the leisure, meetings and incentive and corporate markets, whilst the individual leisure collections reach precise areas of the market in which the hotel specialises in including gourmet, spa, golf, honeymoon and many more.

Membership of Great Hotels of the World is split into three tiers: the Luxury Collection, the Premium Collection and the Classic Collection and is by invitation only. Hotels must meet strict criteria before being accepted into the brand.

Further information on Great Hotels of the World can be found at (http://www.ghotw.com).

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