January 21, 2020 – It can be challenging to describe the level of luxury GourmetFest brings to the table.
Here is one way: Its organizing parent Relais & Châteaux is so exacting in its international hospitality approach that it’s not enough to cater to every guests whim—with services like personal shoppers and customized cupcakes—but to do it in one-of-a-kind majestic properties that by definition cannot be duplicated anywhere else in the world. Money isn’t really the object with singular experiences like the ones its members craft, but a room at a R&C can run $6K a night.
Only the most rigorously on-it small-scale “hotels” around the world apply to be members in the Relais & Châteaux club. Some are carved into mountains; others are tiny lodges built from beautiful historic … Read More