Category Archives: Suite Dreams Series

Suite Dreams Series: #12 Jean Alesi Suite at Fairmont Monte Carlo

Originally from Sicily, but born in Avignon, Jean Alesi made his debut into racing with Rally, Formula 3 and Formula 3000. His career highlight was when he broke into Formula 1 on the mythical French circuit, “Paul Ricard”. Although starting with a modest Tyrrell Racing team, … Continue reading

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Suite Dreams Series – #11 – The Savoy’s Monet Suite

I guess the picture above lets the cat out of the bag so to speak but we recently took a sneaky peak around perhaps one of London’s most famous suites – the Monet Suite of The Savoy where Monsieur Claude … Continue reading

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Suite Dreams Series – #10 – The Little Tramp & The Savoy

When we were offered the key to a personality suite at our spiritual home – The Savoy, London– we jumped at the opportunity so this is how we managed to find ourselves in the spacious Charlie Chaplin Suite, camera in hand.    Perfect. … Continue reading

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Suite Dreams Series – #9 – The Presidential Suite at the Fairmont Zimbali Resort, South Africa

Visitors to the Fairmont Zimbali Resort can relax in the height of luxury and decadence in the Presidential Suite, the best room in the house and the perfect place to chill out whilst your every whim is catered for… At 417 … Continue reading

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Suite Dreams Series – #8 – The Grand Prix Suites at Fairmont Monte Carlo

If a Grand Prix enthusiast was looking for their ideal abode – a Grand Prix Suite at Fairmont Monte Carlo would be it. Located on the famous hairpin bend, officially christened the ‘Fairmont Hairpin Bend’ in 2010, guests of Fairmont … Continue reading

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Suite Dreams Series – #7 – The Monet Suite

The seventh in our series of inspirational suites across the globe is The Monet Suite at The Savoy London. After completing the most ambitious hotel restoration in British history, The Savoy opened its doors once more in October 2010. Having originally opened … Continue reading

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Suite Dreams Series – #6 – The Penthouse Suite, The Fairmont San Francisco

For episode six of our suite dreams series we bring you The Penthouse Suite, from the hotel where everyone leaves their heart, The Fairmont San Francisco. Spanning the entire eighth floor of the historic The Fairmont San Francisco, The Penthouse offers luxury … Continue reading

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Suite Dreams Series – #5 – The Sassoon Presidential Suite, Fairmont Peace Hotel, Shanghai

One of the most prestigious, luxury hotel suites in Shanghai, the Sassoon Presidential Suite occupies the entire 10th floor penthouse of Fairmont Peace Hotel, where the hotel’s creator and former owner, Victor Sassoon, once lived. An entrepreneurial businessman and hotelier … Continue reading

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Suite Dreams Series – #5 – The Saint-Exupéry Suite, Le Grand Balcon, Toulouse

The fifth edition of Suite Dreams brings us a beautiful suite, steeped in historic and motion picture grandeur. In 1930s France, The Grand Balcon Hotel was a hot bed for young men brimming with adventure and entrepreneurial talent. One such man was the  aviator and poet Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Saint-Exupéry the … Continue reading

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Suite Dreams Series – #4 – Eloise Suite, The Plaza New York

I visited New York’s famous The Plaza on my first visit to The Big Apple more years ago than I care to relate.  I still remember walking through the lobby into the hotel’s Palm Court – and seeing there before … Continue reading

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