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Luxury Private Jets by SheltonMindel℠

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SheltonMindel℠ does luxury design like no other. The New York based firm creates sophisticated interior projects across the world and their works go from high-end residences to luxury private jets.

Founded by Peter L. Shelton & Lee F. Mindel in 1978 as Shelton Mindel & Associates, the New York design firm continues their amazing legacy in architecture and interior design. Their services are incredibly diverse, as they work for a wide variety of clients in corporate, cultural, academic, retail and hospitality industries as well as residential clientele. Under the sustaining leadership of Lee F. Mindel, SheltonMindel℠ creates interior projects which are an ode to sophisticated design.


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As one of the best American design firms, SheltonMindel℠ has been reinterpreting classic modernism contributing to the evolution of contemporary design. Their luxury private jets are a great example of how they evolved and adapted to the market’s demands. Guided by principles of light, nature, and minimalism, SheltonMindel’s interior designs and creations focus on simple construction, organic shapes, and harmony of materials. Form and function in synergy to transform their projects into works of art.

Their luxury private jets are the perfect blend of sophisticated design and function. Beautiful seating areas in light and dark leather combined with elegant furnishings and frontline technology! These projects are the epitome of extravagant living and a great design inspiration!

The New York based design firm has been awarded many recognitions for their unprecedented work, these luxury private jets are the perfect combination of their wide knowledge of interior design and their skills in understanding their clients’ needs. Visit their website to know more about their work.

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The Concept EQT – pioneer of a new class for families and leisure active private customers

The Concept EQT – pioneer of a new class for families and leisure active private customers

The Concept EQT – pioneer of a new class for families and leisure active private customers

Mercedes-Benz Vans is unveiling the new Concept EQT in an extensive Media Special on the Mercedes me media platform on Monday, 10 May 2021 at 11.00 a.m. (CEST). This concept vehicle is the forerunner to the new T-Class in the small-van segment. In keeping with the “Electric first” strategy, the battery-electric version is first out of the starting blocks in the concept vehicle. A video clip featuring legendary professional skateboarder Tony Hawk, which will go online on several social media channels simultaneously, provides surprising insights into the forthcoming family and leisure vehicle. Furthermore, Gorden Wagener, Chief Design Officer Daimler Group, and Marcus Breitschwerdt, Head of Mercedes-Benz Vans, will be presenting the highlights of the Concept EQT – with a look ahead to the electric future in the small-van segment.

The near-production Concept EQT offers a clear glimpse of the electric version of the forthcoming T-Class. With the completely newly developed city van, Mercedes-Benz Vans is transferring the winning formula of the V-Class people carrier to a compact format and bringing a new level of quality to the small-van segment. The Concept EQT combines a spacious and variable interior with attractive design and Mercedes’ hallmark high standards of comfort, connectivity, value and safety.

Emotion and intelligence are the key elements of the Mercedes-Benz Design philosophy “Sensual Purity”. Using this bipolarity, the Concept EQT creates a new holistic design in the small van segment. With this first premium small van, Mercedes-Benz Vans is expanding its portfolio for private customers, offering an attractive entry-level model that will allow families and leisure active private customers to step into the Mercedes-Benz world.

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 Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Madrid

, Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Madrid

FOUR SEASONS HOTEL AND PRIVATE RESIDENCES MADRID INTRODUCES FOUR SEASONS SERVICE AND STYLE TO SPAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME

After eight years of anticipation, Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Madrid is now open.

“Four Seasons Hotel Madrid began with a visionary plan by our owner partner OHL to unite and breathe new life into a collection of historic buildings in the heart of Madrid. Together with recent partners Mohari Hospitality, the result is a modern luxury experience in a magnificently restored property –

the perfect debut for Four Seasons in Spain,” notes Christian Clerc, President, Global Operations, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts.

, Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Madrid

, Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Madrid

José Antonio Fernández Gallar, OHL’s Second Vice-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, comments, “OHL is proud to have such a prestigious partner as Four Seasons for our project. We are convinced that its presence will be key in the positioning of Centro Canalejas Madrid as the new icon of luxury in our country, and in the consolidation of Madrid as a reference destination for international shopping tourism, at the same level as large European capitals.”

Mark Scheinberg, Founder of Mohari Hospitality, which is half owner of the property with OHL since 2017, added, “We’re really proud to have partnered with Four Seasons and OHL to develop and open this flagship luxury destination in Madrid, and the first Four Seasons in Spain. Despite the challenging circumstances, we’re sure that Centro Canalejas, and its seven beautifully reconceptualised historic buildings, will swiftly become a new social centre for the City of Madrid and a second home for local and global visitors alike.”

Leading a team of 254 staff is Regional Vice President and General Manager Adrian Messerli, a Swiss born and educated Four Seasons veteran whose most recent assignment was in Shanghai.

“We are excited to welcome our first guests to the first Four Seasons in Spain,” says Messerli. “In addition to our dedication to providing guests with a memorable experience, our staff are all fully trained and implementing Lead With Care, Four Seasons enhanced global health and safety program. Grounded in healthcare expertise, the program provides the latest information and best practices that will help us keep our guests, residents and employees safe and well.”

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve globally, Lead With Care provides hotel teams with access to leading medical experts, technology and tools, instilling the same trust and confidence that Four Seasons is known for around the globe.

Unmatched Location

Located in the very heart of the capital between Puerta del Sol and Barrio de las Letras – and just steps from Kilómetro Cero, the central point of the entire country – Four Seasons Hotel Madrid is within easy walking distance to most of the city’s key attractions.  Beginning with the chic shopping and dining accessed directly from the Hotel at the soon-to-be-opened La Galería de Canalejas, from there it’s just a short stroll to the 125 hectare (300 acre) Retiro Park and three of the world’s most important museums, the Prado, the Thyssen-Bornemisza and the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía.  Chef Concierge Raul Bermejo and the Hotel’s expert concierge team can recommend tailored itineraries to suit all interests.

Four Seasons Hotel Madrid is also just 25 minutes by car from Madrid-Barajas International Airport.

Introducing Dani by Dani Garcia

One of Spain’s most celebrated chefs and a champion of the country’s culinary heritage, Michelin-starred Dani Garcia introduces a new dining concept so close to his heart that it bears his name. Dani is at once a temple of gastronomic exploration and an easy, informal setting for memorable meals with friends, family and colleagues. Located atop the Hotel, the restaurant and bar offer panoramic views across the city and beyond to its surrounding hills, with both indoor and outdoor seating year round. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and extending to leisurely evenings over tasty tapas and Spain’s incredible wines, it’s the newest must-visit destination in a city known for its culinary leadership.

Executive Chef Omar Mallen leads an international team offering traditional local fare and exquisite cakes and pastries for immediate enjoyment in the convivial El Patio or to takeaway.

The Hotel also offers the option of 24/7 in-room dining for those guests who prefer to dine privately.  For a contactless experience while staying at any Four Seasons, guests are encouraged to use the Four Seasons App and Chat, available in 100+ languages, to arrange for in-room dining, restaurant and hotel reservations, luggage pickup and much more.

Adding to the restaurant and bar offerings at the Hotel will soon be Isa, a beautifully appointed gastrobar featuring Asian-inspired tapas paired with creative cocktail concoctions crafted by Bar Manager Sophie Larrouture. Joining the team from Four Seasons Hotel Des Bergues, Geneva, Larrouture brings cosmopolitan flair to the bar as she draws upon her experience at leading establishments in Europe and South America.

Coming Soon: Wellness at Four Seasons Hotel Madrid

Four Seasons Hotel Madrid will soon unveil the city’s biggest spa, a 1,400 square metre (15,000 square foot) true urban oasis of wellbeing, The Spa at Four Seasons.  The 24-hour, fully-equipped fitness centre is now open, providing a hint of the experience to come.

Reached via a soaring, skylit reception area with adjacent spa boutique, guests will escape into a calming sanctuary of wellness and relaxation.  Features will include eight spa treatment rooms, including one reserved exclusively for couples; steam room, sauna and lounge; and a salon.

Guests can also ascend to the 14-metre (46 foot) indoor pool with its glass walls and oversized skylight bathing the space in sunshine.  An adjacent sun terrace on the eighth floor offers views across the city’s rooftops as one sips on refreshments from the pool bar.

Visual Wonders at Every Turn

Throughout the Hotel’s public spaces, lively restaurants and bars, expansive spa and show-stopping event spaces, guests will spot more than 3,700 meticulous restored historic artefacts juxtaposed with contemporary Spanish artworks and comfortable furnishings.  Many of the Hotel’s 200 rooms and suites feature unique configurations and architectural details, while all offer views of the surrounding city.

Be Among the First to Experience Madrid’s Most Exciting New Destination

Four Seasons Hotel Madrid is currently extending an Introductory Offer, featuring 20 percent off the room rate through March 31, 2021 with minimum two-night stay.  Travellers and locals seeking a getaway in the city can also take advantage of the Advance Purchase Offer, which extends 20 percent savings on the room rate for up to 30 days when booking at least seven days in advance.

Plan an extended adventure through Europe’s capitals this fall with The Scenic Route by Four Seasons, featuring concierge-curated recommendations in Madrid, Lisbon, Budapest and Prague.

Living at Four Seasons

The new Four Seasons in Madrid also includes 22 luxury Private Residences with one to three bedrooms, designed by Luis Bustamante. For more information on Four Seasons Private Residences Madrid, visit here.

Lead With Care

Four Seasons Hotel Madrid opens with full compliance to local health and safety guidance, with the added benefits of the enhanced Four Seasons global health and safety program, Lead With Care. Combining public health expertise with access to leading technologies and tools, Lead With Care establishes clear procedures that educate and empower employees to take care of guests and each other in the COVID-19 environment. Through the company’s work with leading experts, Four Seasons is leveraging world-class medical expertise to focus on enhancing cleanliness, guest comfort and safety and employee training in real time as the current situation evolves.  For more information about Four Seasons Lead With Care program, click here.

About OHL

Obrascón Huarte Lain, S.A. (OHL), as a global infrastructure group, focuses its activity on the construction and development of infrastructures. Founded in 1911, the company has a relevant market share in its key markets in Europe, Latin America and the United States. Precisely in the US, the renowned American publication Engineering News-Record (ENR) 2019 acknowledged OHL as Contractor of the Year and featured it, on 47th position, of this magazine’s ranking of the largest international contractors. OHL Desarrollos is subsidiary of OHL, founded in 2001, specialised in developing high end, singular and luxury tourism developments. OHL Desarrollos projects are noted for their distinctive architecture and unique locations, surrounded by nature. Quality in design, engineering and sustainability are essential elements of all the projects developed by this company.

About Mohari Hospitality

Mohari Hospitality, founded in 2017 by businessman and investor Mark Scheinberg, is a global investment company that engages in a broad range of real estate investment activities, with emphasis on luxury hospitality in prime urban and resort markets. Mohari’s existing investments include Peninsula Papagayo, an 890 hectare (2,200 acre) sustainable master development, located in Costa Rica’s Guanacaste province and anchored by a Four Seasons luxury resort; The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection, a new ultra-luxury cruise line launching in 2020, and the 1 Hotel Toronto, currently under redevelopment as a luxury lifestyle hotel and the brand’s first hotel in Canada. Mohari seeks to protect the cultural heritage and natural environments of all areas related to its projects and is committed to identifying and contributing to philanthropic projects in each location where it does business.

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PRIVATE ISLANDS INC – The Gladden Villa

While you’re ensconced in our casually luxurious 3,000-square-foot villa, you’ll never spot a neighbor. But you will be greeted with stunning views from every room. Stand in the entryway and let your eyes wander across the swimming pool to the coral reef beyond. Slip into the master suite, a soothing enclave of dark woods complemented by wide windows overlooking the ocean.

THE GLADDEN VILLA

Climb to the roof terrace to soak up the sun and bask in the panorama of aquamarine lagoons as far as the eye can see. The villa was built for two, but a second master bedroom can comfortably accommodate another couple should you decide that such dazzling beauty deserves to be shared.

THE PERFECT MIX OF ENERGY AND RELAXATION

A Gladden experience will be anything but ordinary. Dine anywhere. Casually paddle around the island while the vibrant reef entertains or call the boat captain to take you to some of the worlds best snorkeling and diving spots.

At the end of the day relax with a cocktail in hand and watch the dolphins swim by. Adventurous guests can head to the mainland where staff will arrange a variety of activities to immerse yourself in Belizian culture.

THE MENU IS YOURS TO DESIGN

Moon lit dining on our roof top terrace, romantic dinners on the beach, or pool side tapas are standard fare.

Organic produce grown in Gladdens Garden, fresh fish straight from the surrounding waters, and dishes accompanied by our curated wine collection ensure that dining reaches new heights on Gladden. Our trained in house chef Annika Kusion creates custom meals to guests tastes. Cuisine never gets boring when guests are treated to an array of visiting chefs allowing guests to sample the best of Belizian cuisine.

On Gladden the menu is inspired, creative and yours to design.

YOUR PRIVATE PLAYGROUND

Belize is home to the longest barrier reef system in the Northern and Western Hemispheres, and its stunning central section lies right in our back yard. Snorkeling merely requires a few fin kicks from the beach outside your villa, or let your island host arrange a trip to nearby Gladden Spit and the Silk Cayes Marine Reserve for some of the best scuba diving in the world. From April through June, whale sharks congregate in this protected area, offering the rare chance to swim with these gentle giants, the largest fish in the sea. Outside of the marine preserve, spear fishing and deep-sea fishing are available.

VISIT NEIGHBOURING ISLANDS

A great way to cruise and explore the inner Barrier Reef. Stop at nearby private island establishments and enjoy cold drinks and great food. Visit our friends at King Lewey’s Caye,  a small pirate themed island resort with great food and a fun atmosphere or visit the Lionfish Grill on Hatchet Caye, offering  unique and tasty menu items cooked with local produce and the freshest seafood.

EXPLORE THE MAINLAND

An easy boat ride away from Gladden Caye is Placencia Village, a palm-fringed town at the end of a 17-mile peninsula with relaxed restaurants, bars and a casino. Placencia serves as a convenient gateway to tour Belize’s rich inner terrain: jungles filled with more than 570 species of birds, towering waterfalls and ancient Mayan Ruins. The region is also home to Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, the world’s only jaguar preserve. While away a day ambling in the rainforest or get your heart racing with cave tubing or zip lining. Our concierge can arrange any type of off-island excursion.

Inquire for included mainland excursions

THE MOST PRIVATE ISLAND

A swirl of turquoise and aquamarine lagoons cradle Gladden, an island fringed with coral and white sand in the heart of the Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System. This island jewel harbors your own private sanctuary, a casually elegant villa designed for just one couple, with the all-inclusive service of a luxury resort. There is a second master suite should you wish to share Gladden with friends or family. Our staff resides unseen on the smaller island behind Gladden,  ready to respond to any request at a moment’s notice. A “privacy meter” indicates if a member of the team is on the main island for any reason, because we want our guests to feel free to be themselves. There are no other neighbors – it’s just you and the views.

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RATES

USD 3,695 for two persons for exclusive use per night (includes all taxes and booking fees).

USD 4,415 for four persons for exclusive use per night (includes all taxes and booking fees).

For groups larger than 6, visit our sister island; Kanu Private Island

Minimum 4 night stay.

All inclusive: All meals prepared by a gourmet chef, all beverages including alcoholic beverages*,  all island based activities including snorkeling, one full day of scuba diving, massages, various mainland excursions, transfers from and to Belize City.  Included in the price for a 7 night stay is a one-way 35 minute helicopter transfer over the barrier reef directly to Gladden. Terms and Conditions

Request Dates/Information  |  Or Call 1 416 728 4989

https://www.privateislandsonline.com

* Additional charges may apply for  special order items

INFO@GLADDENPRIVATEISLAND.COM | 1 855 596 7799

KANU PRIVATE ISLAND

KANU PRIVATE ISLAND

¡Disfruta del uso exclusivo de toda la isla para 1 grupo de hasta 14 adultos y 6 niños!

KANU PRIVATE ISLAND

Frente a la costa de Placencia, Belice se encuentra una rara isla coralina de incomparable belleza, sus arenas blancas se inclinan suavemente hacia el Mar Caribe.

KANU PRIVATE ISLAND

KANU PRIVATE ISLAND

Después de crear el mejor escape privado para una o dos parejas a la vez con Gladden Private Island, el CEO de Private Islands, Chris Krolow, y su socio para el desarrollo, David Keener, han regresado a este lugar de vacaciones en Centroamérica para ofrecer otro escondite elegante. Kanu Private Island, que abre en el verano de 2019, está a solo 15 minutos en barco desde el continente, pero ofrece un santuario único en su tipo.

La isla de 2.5 acres garantiza la privacidad con cinco enormes villas de 1,000 pies cuadrados, cada una con un elegante dormitorio principal, techos altos de bambú, enormes baños de resort con duchas al aire libre, acabados de alta gama y muebles locales personalizados. Algunas villas también tienen bañeras grandes y una tiene un altillo para niños.

KANU PRIVATE ISLAND

KANU PRIVATE ISLAND

En el centro de la isla se encuentra la enorme área central con techo de palma que contiene la sala de estar, el comedor, el gran bar y la cocina flanqueados por la gran piscina de agua dulce enterrada completa con bar en la piscina. La paleta de diseño relajante incorpora piedra coralina y sorprendentes pisos de madera de rosa, complementados con tonos de acento del mar y el sol.

Pero la verdadera estrella en Kanu es el océano deslumbrante, visible a cada paso. Las vistas submarinas son igualmente impresionantes, gracias a los arrecifes de coral de la casa llena de peces justo al lado de la isla. Un paseo en bote de 20 minutos transporta a los visitantes a la Barrera de Coral de Belice para una visión aún más amplia del famoso ecosistema acuático de la región.

KANU PRIVATE ISLAND

KANU PRIVATE ISLAND

AMENITIES

-Full time Chef, concierge, maids, boat captain

-Air Conditioned Bedrooms

-Internet/WiFi

-Large Fresh Water Pool

-White sand beach

-Daily Laundry Service

-Large Private Suites

-Flat Screen TVs

-Full High-End Commercial Kitchen & Bar

-Kayaks and Paddle Boards

-Ping Pong Table, Pool Table, and Lawn Games

-Boat with captain available for local fishing and snorkeling close to the island

-Massage Therapist

La tarifa con todo incluido incluye todos los traslados desde y hacia la pista de aterrizaje de Placencia a la isla, todos los alojamientos, todas las comidas preparadas por su chef personal, todas las bebidas locales, incluidas cervezas y licores locales, servicios de conserjería personal, capitán personal del barco, masajes en el lugar, servicio de limpieza, Internet / Wifi, uso ilimitado de kayaks, tablas de paddle, equipo de snorkel y todos los demás equipos deportivos para 8 personas. Cada adulto adicional (hasta 14) es de $ 175 USD por noche y los niños es de $ 100 USD por noche. El número máximo total de invitados, adultos y niños es de 20.