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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?
“Sealander” is a camping trailer that transforms into a tent and a boat. There are benches and beds; the interior can also be moved and swapped around to form the kitchen, complete with sink, fridge and heater. The roof can also be peeled back for a night under the stars.
Zmar is Portugal's first totally eco-friendly campsite. The five star camping resort represents a €30million investment featuring solar-panelling, waste management, extensive recycling, a didactic farm and a Centre for Environmental Interpretation for children.