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A rubber ducky for Madame?
London’s Goring Hotel is now offering a bath menu in partnership with product company Molton Brown. The £20.12 price point package includes essential oils and bath products, cocktails, scented candles and a “Bath Butler” to draw the bath for you.
Why it matters
Be it bath menus or more complex spa packages, this system of “hotel experiences” is a good way for hotels to attract locals and target other customers that wouldn’t necessarily consider a stay. Are these ‘outside the box’ partnerships the way forward to open new opportunities and markets for hotels?
Interest in long-distance running has never been greater in Sweden. With a record number of participants running in the Stockholm Marathon this year, a number of new training clubs have appeared around the country.
Just nine minutes from the city centre of Hamburg, the new ‘Wälderhaus’ (Woodhouse) has opened its doors. It comprises of a hotel, a restaurant, a convention space and an educational centre where guests can learn about nature. The building is made almost entirely out of local trees and each room follows the theme of a certain type of tree.