Stay up to date with the latest about luxury hospitality and travel, awards and updates, as shared on our social media channels.

March 3, 2021

As far as we know it will be the Universe's first space hotel, complete with restaurants, cinemas and rooms for up to 400 guests. The construction is set to commence in low orbit in 2025. 

Image: Voyager Station

February 15, 2021

Ocean Residences Development and wellness pioneer Chenot have joined forces to offer the very best in 21st-century health and wellness on board M/Y NJORD for its exclusive residential community.

February 11, 2021

According to a study by Savills' international real estate experts, the branded real estate market is on the fast lane with luxury hotel operators bringing five-star living to homebuyers 365 days a year.

To discover our RVS white-label branding and management solutions for hotel and residences, please see our Concepts & Branding page.

February 9, 2021

Linking businesses across different segments of the luxury travel, hospitality and leisure sector are widely seen as a key component to further the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. 

February 3, 2021

Branding, and branded experiences as vital part of it, have become increasingly important - not just for marketing purposes.

 "As many as 80 percent of brands believe that they provide excellent customer service, but only 8 percent of their customers agree."  How good is your brand at delivering service excellence?

February 2, 2021

IHG is offering virtual development symposiums in 2021 featuring the company's luxury, lifestyle and premium brands, i.e., voco, Regent, InterContinental or Crown Plaza. Those interested in these brand symposiums can register online.

February 2, 2021

Ultima Collection has published a collaborative report with leading trend forecasting agency Globetrender, detailing the projected trends at the forefront of the luxury travel industry in 2021.

January 27, 2021

Condé Nast continues to expand its hospitality division worldwide by opening the first Vogue Café in Beijing. Read about its design, branding and culinary in this FIPP article and interview with Markus Grindel, the man responsible for Global Brand Licensing at Condé Nast.

January 25, 2021

Recently Bitcoin has seen new heights on the markets. Are you already using this currency for paying for your vacations? In case you are considering it, here is what you should know!

January 20, 2021

In this interview, Filip Boyen, CEO of Forbes Travel Guide, speaks with eHotelier about the international travel during the pandemic, FTG's efforts to support the travel industry in these extraordinary times, and health protocols for luxury hotels.

January 20, 2021

Future travel choices have shifted: While staycations will be less after the Covid, sustainable travel options and other thoughtful trends like philantourism are on the rise. Discover ways to "leave a greener footprint" in this new TTG article.

January 18, 2021

ZS provides advice for the road to recovery: What areas remain affected this year, how to best bridge the gap until recovery and reopening, and why being creative and focusing on digitalization should be a priority.

January 15, 2021

China’s male luxury consumer market is changing, but it’s also becoming more nuanced. Jing Daily looks at this booming category, shifted value propositions and the importance of creating experiences for online platforms.

January 15, 2021

Escaping the world, exploring great landscapes, relaxing in secluded places: Namibia - also known as 'Africa for beginners' - offers luxury high-end accommodations and true natural beauty.

January 11, 2021

Norwegian naval architect Espen Øino is to boats what Ian Callum is to cars. Amongst the superyachts designed are the renowned Octopus, Flying Fox, Dilbar, Kismet and REV, as well as the latest ultra-luxury project M/Y NJORD.

January 10, 2021

After 2020, the "year the global personal luxury goods market imploded, losing €64 billion ($79 billion)", the luxury market is now starting to see the changes in consumer priorities and spending habits. A good read on this year's expected challenges and opportunities for luxury brands!

January 8, 2021

Extraodrinary design for great hotel spaces, taking in the destination and its culture is something we absolutely love at RVS. We hope you enjoy this list of high-design hotels that are scheduled to open this year, compiled by Architectural Digest.

January 8, 2021

For your daily commute 'extraordinaire' or perhaps a great luxury product for the guests of your grand hotel? The bicycles come in four colours, with your initials on it, and with a price tag of 22,000 euros each.

Image: Louis Vuitton

January 7, 2021

Looking for a summer vacation to relax at an exclusive beach club? One of the latest articles by Condé Nast Traveller features some of the best beach clubs around the world, from Mexico to Bali and even The Netherlands!

January 7, 2021

From New York City to the French Alps and Thailand: If you are seeking to avoid other guests you probably want to book the entire hotel. See the top nine list compiled by Elite Traveler.

January 6, 2021

From always "OOO" (out of office) to hedonistic hideouts and emergency conservation - award-winning travel journalist Jenny Southan shares her trend predictions for this new year in .

January 5, 2021

Not just the onboard activities, fitness programs or water sports with all sorts of toys make yachts an attractive retreat, it's also considered a safe environment these days: "Chartering a superyacht is often considered to be one of the safest ways to enjoy a vacation due to the controlled environments and limited contact with the outside world."

January 3, 2021

Where to go in the US and abroad in 2021, according to Harper's Bazaar. Number 18 is on our list too.

December 28, 2020

What a great way to end the year! Thank you, CorporateLifeWire, for presenting us with this truly amazing award which makes us extremely proud!

From the judges' notes: "A huge focus of the decision making was on the fact RVS allowed luxury hotels to remain independent and gave the flexibility to create something remain special without the need to join a big hotel chain."

Click here to see the full description on LinkedIn!

December 28, 2020

Set to be open to visitors by 2023, the new luxury resort named Sharaan will be built below the desert, complementing the surrounding landscape.

December 27, 2020

Meet Jean-Michel Gathy, the visionary architect with stellar ambitions and the go-to designer of many of the world's luxurious hotels, including Mandarin Oriental, Four Seasons or Cheval Blanc Randheli.

December 12, 2020

We congratulate all winners of this prestigious recognition, especially our client The Nautilus Maldives and the great team behind this truly unique luxury resort!

December 4, 2020

Our team is very proud to have received this 2020 Global Hospitality Award by LUXLife Magazine. A big thank you to all who made this great achievement possible!