Preferred Hotel Group Adds 12 Properties

Preferred Hotel Group has welcomed 12 new propertes to its collection this June. New member highlights include everything from the April 2010 opening of the Trump Soho New York to a design stand-out in Abu Dhabi. Here's the list of new additions.

Secrets St. James Montego Bay in Montego Bay, Jamaica
Secrets St. James Montego Bay sits on a half-mile stretch of private beach on the Montego Bay peninsula. This adults-only resort features 350 spacious suites and "Unlimited-Luxury" with a nearly endless list of daytime and nighttime activities, including eight gourmet restaurants, 10 chic bars and lounges, nightly live entertainment, water sports, cooking classes, and more. The world-class Secrets Spa indulges the body and soul with a selection of invigorating treatments.

Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay in Montego Bay, Jamaica
From its 350 indulgent suites and 24-hour personal service to its nearly endless list of activities, every aspect of Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay has been designed to make guests feel like royalty through Unlimited-Luxury. All suites are designed with plush furnishings, warm neutral tones, local art, and fine bed and bath linens. Sample cuisine from around the world at eight gourmet restaurants, dance the night away at 10 chic bars and lounges, or drift away to a world of relaxation and pampering at the world-class Secrets Spa.

Trump SoHo New York in New York City
In one of the city's most exciting neighborhoods, Trump SoHo New York soars above downtown Manhattan and is a distinctive destination for visitors to The Big Apple. Along with marble baths, luxurious bedding, and state-of-the-art technology, the hotel's 391 spacious guestrooms, including 132 suites, feature décor inspired by the cobblestone streets and architecture of SoHo. Savor authentic northern Italian cuisine at Quattro Gastonomia Italiana, relax with a cappuccino or glass of wine in The Library, or hit the hotel's chic lounge Kastel for signature cocktails and nightly live DJs.

The Lodge and Cottages at Primland, a Preferred Hotel & Resort in Meadows of Dan, VA
In a natural setting, The Lodge and Cottages at Primland is a mountain retreat for lovers of outdoor adventure. In the Lodge, 26 refined guestrooms and suites are built with cedar and stone finishes. The fairway cottages and mountain homes are surrounded by views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The nearly endless list of activities includes several dining options, a world-class spa, hunting, guided fly fishing, horseback riding, and golf at The Highland Golf Course.

Lake's – My Lake Hotel in Pörtschach, Austria
Lake's – My Lake Hotel in Pörtschach, Austria, is located on the lakeshore in the state of Carinthia, one of Austria's most famous summer destinations. Lake's – My Lake Hotel offers contemporary style and luxurious-yet-casual atmosphere to provide guests with a residential home-away-from-home feeling throughout 72 guestrooms and suites, each with a custom-designed bed, living area, and the latest in entertainment technology. Dine at the light and fresh Mediterranean grill restaurant, or enjoy the on-site bar and lounge or private beach club.

The Narutis Hotel in Vilnius, Lithuania
Storybook charm and old-world luxury meet at The Narutis Hotel. Original 16th-century frescoes, timber-framed doors, and beam ceilings showcase the decoration of French architect and designer Anne Toulous. Rich fabrics and furnishings adorn all 50 guestrooms, including nine suites, as do views of Gediminas Castle and the b. The hotel spa is housed in a 16th-century cellar. Seating just 40, the hotel restaurant serves regional and international cuisine with a carefully selected wine list.

Murialdo Suites in Riva del Garda, Italy
Murialdo Suites at Du Lac et Du Parc Grand Resort offers an intimate and relaxing Italian getaway and a range of recreation options for couples, families, and business gatherings. Located on the shores of Lake Gardo surrounded by mountains on crystal-clear lake waters, Murialdo Suites boasts 45 spacious and stylish suites, each furnished with all of today's modern amenities. Diners can choose from two fine dining options. Recreation facilities include direct beach access, one indoor and two outdoor swimming pools, fitness center, and Harmony spa.

Plaza Suites Mexico City, a Preferred Boutique in Mexico City
For distinguished travelers, Plaza Suites Mexico City offers contemporary design, state-of-the-art technology, and refined service in the heart of Mexico City. Located on the city's most vital commercial and cultural street, Plaza Suites boasts 29 one-, two-, and three-bedroom suites, each with spacious kitchen and living room and all of today's modern conveniences, including a touch-screen concierge system. For business travelers, Plaza Suites Mexico City offers two meetings rooms and a full-service business center. To relax, enjoy the daily Continental breakfast, indoor swimming pool, spa, full-service fitness center, or the lounge bar.

Zoëtry Agua Punta Cana in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
On the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic, Zoëtry Agua Punta Cana is an all-suite oasis that boasts 51 Caribbean-inspired suites with hardwood floors, French doors that lead to a private terrace or balcony, luxurious linens and bath amenities, and thrice-daily housekeeping service. Three gourmet á la carte dining options include local and European favorites. The Spa at Zoëtry Agua Punta Cana is designed to invigorate one's spirit, unlock hidden tension, and rejuvenate one's skin and circulation.

Cristal Hotel Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Designed for business and leisure travelers alike, Cristal Hotel Abu Dhabi offers contemporary luxury, friendly service, and the relaxed feeling of a private home where every need is attended to. Located in Abu Dhabi's downtown banking district, the hotel has easy access to the airport, conference centers, and shopping. The Cristal Hotel boasts 192 spacious and stylish guestrooms and suites, each equipped with flat-screen TV and high-speed Internet access. Enjoy Gems Restaurant for international and Middle Eastern cuisine, and relax in the health club, Figure 8.

Bishop's Lodge Ranch Resort in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Named for the first archbishop of Santa FeJean Baptiste Lamy – Bishop's Lodge Ranch Resort is a timeless retreat at the base of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Guests of Bishop's Lodge are immersed in Native American, Spanish, and Southwestern cultures. Enjoy 111 well-appointed guestrooms divided among 15 distinct lodges; The ShaNah Spa and Wellness Center, which offers a full range of refreshing and renewing treatments; Las Fuentes Restaurant and Bar, which serves an array of local and seasonal favorites; and magnificent sunsets, clear blue skies, and traditional Southwestern ambiance.

Berkeley City Club in Berkeley, California
In 1929, Julia Morgan designed the Berkeley Women's City Club as a sanctuary for its 4,000 members with lush gardens and courtyards, a library and roaring fireplace, and an invigorating pool. Today, the Berkeley City Club is a private club for both men and women, and a meeting place for Berkeley's arts and culture community. Conveniently located close to downtown Berkeley and UC Berkeley, Morgan's "little castle" has been faithfully renovated and is an exciting destination for architecture-lovers and a favorite venue for weddings and special occasions.

For more than 40 years of Preferred Hotel Group has been a global provider of sales, marketing and technology support to individually owned and operated hotels and resorts, with over 750 members in over 65 countries. Established in 1968, Preferred Hotel Group today comprises of five distinct brands— Preferred Hotels & Resorts, Preferred Boutique, Summit Hotels & Resorts, Sterling Hotels and Historic Hotels of Americas.

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