Take a Staycation: 17 Hotel Products for the Home
Summer vacation out of your budget this year? Bring that getaway feeling home with these luxurious items from your favorite resort hotels
With gas prices through the roof and wallets a bit lighter, you may not be able to indulge in that summer vacation of your dreams anytime soon. The next best thing: hotel products that bring that getaway feeling home. Large chains and small hideaways have started to sell everything from their remarkably comfortable beds to their distinctive furnishings, from vanity mirrors to beachy lanterns—all of which will leave you wondering: why venture out when you can find a little luxury R&R at home?
Capturing the laidback-chic of Shutters on the Beach, an oceanfront, beach-home-like property in Santa Monica, these playful porcelain shell votive candleholders are sure to light your fire. Each Beach Life Votive set includes the 3¼-inch-wide-by-5-inch-long-by-2½-inch-high Murex and the 5-inch-high-by-3½-diameter Cone.
Contemporary with a vintage edge, these rust-proof nickel-plated brass lanterns from the luxurious Shutters on the Beach in Santa Monica, California, handsomely capture the feel of that sand-and-sea getaway. The medium-size lantern is 6½ by 6½ by 19½ inches, and the large lantern is 24 inches high.
Cocktail hour becomes an elegant affair with the Festival ice bucket, tray, and shaker from Radisson Hotels & Resorts. The tray is made of stainless steel while the matching stainless steel ice bucket and shaker each have an acrylic center wrap double wall-insulated so that refreshing mixed drink goes down the hatch ice cold.
The festival bucket measures 10 inches high by 7 inches in diameter, the Festival shaker is 10 inches high by 3¼ inches in diameter, and the Festival tray is 14 inches in diameter.
The feel is frankly French, the style straight-up elegant and no wonder: these
blown- and cut-glass whiskey glass tumblers hail from the Sofitel Paris La Dèfense Grande Arche. They hold 6.8 fluid ounces and are available in four jewel tones: ruby, emerald, amethyst, and blue.
This Amish-style rocker with a red mahogany finish from the Celebration Hotel in Celebration, Florida, (near Walt Disney World) is made to order and ready to assemble. A steam-bending technique creates beautiful curved lines in the seat and the back that give top-notch lumbar support. It is available by phone order only: 1-866-340-7400.
Rekindle the feeling of wood-burning fire pits found at some of the hottest properties with this stainless steel centerpiece from the FireSky Resort & Spa, a Kimpton Hotel in Scottsdale, Arizona. The centerpiece can be used indoors and outdoors and measures 16 inches wide by 16 inches deep by 15 3/4 inches high.
Keep those home fires burning with clean, sustainable, potato-based Fanola liquid fuel, sold separately in 1-liter bottles. About $12. All Kimpton proceeds benefit the Red Ribbon campaign, which assists HIV service organizations across North America.
Catch some z-z-z-z-z's in supreme comfort. Perhaps the most legendary hotel luxury of all, the Heavenly bed from Westin Hotels features a no-flip 13-inch pillow-top, triple-layered mattress, and a supportive spring unit that stack up to an unforgettable night's sleep. The mattress comes in six size options with two box-spring options.
Blue-Marine Bedding brings all the comfort of the W San Diego right to your bedroom. A two-color cross-weave design lends the 73 percent cotton/27 percent poly fabric a luxurious hand and enhances the richness of color. Duvet covers and shams are self-reversing with hidden zipper closures. Available in full, queen, and king sizes.
Add a touch of the unexpected to your table. Made of genuine grapevines polished, finished, and furnished with hand-cast candle holders, the Napa candelabra from W Hotels is sure to be a conversation piece at your next dinner party. It holds five tea lights or small votives and measures 28 inches by 19 inches by 14 inches.
Close your eyes, imagine the do not disturb sign hanging from the doorknob of your Sofitel hotel room and you, sipping delicious coffee in bed. The Cafe Solo coffeemaker makes a wonderful brew, just like the java you remember from your getaway, and keeps it hot too.
Kick back with this signature bear footstool from the Edgewater Hotel in Seattle, a Noble House Hotels & Resorts property, and chances are you'll want to hibernate all night long. It is made of dark-chocolate-brown lambs wool with black accents on a wood frame.
Elegantly straddling the distant past and contemporary times, these porcelain black-and-white checkerboard vases from Sofitel Chicago redefine retro-modern. The vase comes in two sizes: 10.6-inches wide by 11 inches high, pictured, and a 20-inch-tall bottle shape.
Get down to business in style with Kimpton Hotel's signature desk chair by Keilhauer, a standout amenity at many of the chain's hotels. Perfect for your workspace at home or your office, each made-to-order chair is ergonomically engineered with a spring-steel frame and elastic knit mesh fabric back to give you that much-needed lumbar support and comes with adjustable arms and pneumatic height adjustment. Go for standard black or mix it up with a colorful back in lupin (purple), tree moss, blue ink, orange, red, or white to match black upholstered seats. It measures 24½ inches wide by 21¼ inches in diameter by 37¼—41½ inches high.
A little bit deco, a lot stylish, the crystal-and-polished-chrome Palla sphere lamp from Caesars Hotel lends Art Deco elegance to your home. The white linen shade for both the floor lamp and the table lamp measures 13 inches by 16 inches by 9½ inches and covers two 100-watt bulbs and pull chains. The table lamp base measures 28½ inches high, and the floor lamp measures 60 inches high.
You'll be ready for your close-up with these wall-mounted vanity mirrors from Radisson Hotels & Resorts, available in lighted and non-lighted versions. The chrome-finished 9-inch round style gives you the option of a regular mirror and 3X magnification, extends 13½ inches, and weighs 2½ pounds. The chrome-finished 8-inch mirror gives you the option of a regular mirror and 5X magnification, comes with a halo light, plugs into a wall socket, extends 14½ inches, and weighs 4.2 pounds.
The custom-designed Speakman Dual-Head showerhead from Westin Hotels is living proof that two heads are better than one:. The payoff is a powerful shower with wider water coverage and adjustable spray options. It is available in chrome or white finish.
Doesn't your precious pet deserve to be coddled like a supah-star? Chow tastes so much better when it's served in the Beverly Hills Hotel's ceramic pink-and-white striped bowl garnished with the resort's iconic green logo on the front and signature crest on the inside. The hotel's pet collection also includes two beds and a treat canister.