About McLean Robbins

McLean Rob­bins is a Wash­ing­ton, D.C.-based lux­ury lifestyle writer spe­cial­iz­ing in travel, spas, and wed­dings. She writes reg­u­larly for Forbes Travel Guide, Travel channel, The Wash­ing­ton­ian, Robb Report, and many more. She’s always look­ing for unique roundups, trend sto­ries, and infor­ma­tion on hotel and resort open­ings and devel­op­ments world­wide.Fol­low her on Twit­ter: @McLeanRobbins and on Google +
Aman Announces Late 2015 Opening for New Dominican Republic Property

Aman Announces Late 2015 Opening for New Dominican Republic Property

Amanera, the second Aman property in the Caribbean, has announced a scheduled opening date of late 2015.  The property will be located on a dramatic … [Read More]

The Cape, Cabo's First Thompson Hotel, Opens

The Cape, Cabo’s First Thompson Hotel, Opens

There’s lots to love about Los Cabos – we should know, given that we just returned from a visit and will be sharing coverage over… [Read More]

A $2 Million Over The Top "Billionare's Birthday Package" In Mexico

A $2 Million Over The Top “Billionare’s Birthday Package” In Mexico

In a new package that makes the show “My Super Sweet 16″ look, well, tame, Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit are … [Read More]

The Lanesborough London

A First Look at the Exciting Renovations at The Lanesborough London

The Lanesborough, one of London’s loveliest historic hotels, has just announced that it will fully re-open on July 15th after an 18 month closure for… [Read More]

Meet Reserve, the Buzzy New Restaurant Reservations Startup

Meet Reserve, the Buzzy New Restaurant Reservations Startup

When it comes to making restaurant reservations online, chances are you’ve heard of OpenTable. But a new suite of on-demand restaurant apps has hit the… [Read More]

VIP Art Weekend at Brown's Hotel London

VIP Art Weekend at Brown’s Hotel London

Live the collector’s life over the Independence Day holiday in London at the annual London Art Weekend. Brown’s, a Rocco Forte hotel and one of… [Read More]

Angama Mara, Kenya's Newest Luxury Safari Lodge, Opens

Angama Mara, Kenya’s Newest Luxury Safari Lodge, Opens

High above the Maasai Mara on the very site where some of the most romantic scenes from Out of Africa were filmed, the now open… [Read More]

Four Seasons Seattle Launches Ethan Stowell's Newest Restaurant Concept: Goldfinch Tavern

Four Seasons Seattle Launches Ethan Stowell’s Newest Restaurant Concept: Goldfinch Tavern

James Beard Award-nominated chef Ethan Stowell and Four Seasons Hotel Seattle have joined forces to launch the chef’s latest restaurant, a farm-to-table concept called Goldfinch… [Read More]

Three Castle Hotels That Remind Us of Game of Thrones

Three Castle Hotels That Remind Us of Game of Thrones

Is anyone else way too into a television show that features a woman who talks to dragons? Yes, we’re talking about Game of Thones.Kings,… [Read More]

Make Dad Swoon With This $4,000 Limited Edition 48 Year Scotch Whisky

Make Dad Swoon With This $4,000 Limited Edition 48 Year Scotch Whisky

Not sure what to get to honor dad this coming Father’s Day? Try The Last Drop Distillers’ fourth limited edition bottling, a rare 48 year … [Read More]