Small Luxurious Inns of the World (SLH), a set of over 520 independently owned luxurious inns in additional than 90 nations, is investing in its presence within the Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) markets, as integral elements for the model’s strategic course and growth plans post-pandemic.
With an inspiring new line-up of inns inside its ANZ portfolio, together with Chalets at Blackheath (NSW), Islington Resort (TAS) and The Carlin Resort (NZ), SLH sees a possibility to increase its footprint additional by investing in on-the-ground assets and domestically designed, strategic partnerships.
To assist drive the native focus and to use the hands-on strategy SLH is famend for, the model re-opened the Australian workplace in Sydney in 2022, to accommodate a rising group of native gross sales and reservations representatives.
The luxurious journey model has additionally just lately appointed native PR and advertising and marketing consultancy Helm, with the company engaged to offer shopper and commerce communications companies throughout Australia and New Zealand, with the objective of rising consciousness and growth in market.
Mark Wong, Senior Vice President Asia Pacific, Small Luxurious Inns of the World mentioned the refreshed focus within the area mirrored the synergies between the model and the mindset of the Australian and New Zealand hotelier and traveller.
“Small Luxurious Inns is a group of distinctive and characterful folks and locations, every naturally immersed of their native vacation spot, and with group and consideration for the atmosphere at their coronary heart centre. We’re independently minded, independently spirited and intimate in our strategy, and we all know that is what the posh Australian and New Zealand traveller is in search of, now greater than ever, from a journey expertise.
“Q1 this yr, for instance, noticed SLH reservations improve by 63% worldwide in comparison with 2022, and we noticed robust progress coming from the Australian market particularly. For these causes, in addition to the breadth of nicely designed, impartial hotels on this a part of the world, we see an enormous alternative to have a better presence and affect right here.”Key to its imaginative and prescient was the strategic partnership SLH signed with La Vie Inns and Resorts in late 2022, which can see numerous La Vie’s boutique and upper-upscale properties throughout Australia and New Zealand be part of the SLH assortment over the following few years. Islington Resort in Hobart, one in every of Tasmania’s first boutique luxurious inns boasting 175 years of historical past, is the primary of the La Vie properties to hitch SLH.
To welcome Islington Resort to the portfolio, SLH is at the moment providing 20% off the lodge’s finest out there price on weekend bookings from now till 31 Could 2023, for stays till 30 September 2023 (circumstances apply*). The particular ‘becoming a member of’ price, which begins from AUD$402 per room, per night time, contains breakfast within the lodge’s Conservatory Restaurant and complimentary barista made espresso all through the day. Signature Suite stays additionally embody a complimentary mini bar, that includes native Tasmanian merchandise and an assortment of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. For extra data go to https://slh.com/inns/islington-hotel