Mandarin Oriental Partners with Abercrombie & Kent to Offer Exclusive Guest Experiences

By Paul Joseph

Luxury hotel group Mandarin Oriental has partnered with high-end tour operator Abercrombie & Kent to create exclusive experiences for discerning travellers.

As part of the collaboration, traveller can enjoy a range of curated culinary tours and fashion events as well as art, adventure and sport experiences.

Among the bespoke offerings will be a street food tour in Bangkok, access to prime seats for a New York Knicks NBA game, and a private tour of the Palace of Versailles in France.

Speaking about the partnership, Kristin Ruble, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group’s Senior Vice President of Brand and Experience Marketing said, “We are delighted to partner with Abercrombie & Kent to offer our guests innovative ways to enhance their stay.

“A&K are a renowned global travel brand and these are unique experiences curated by them and exclusive for Mandarin Oriental’s guests.”

Geoffrey Kent, CEO, Chairman and founder of Abercrombie & Kent, added, “A&K and Mandarin Oriental are old friends. For decades our guests have stayed at Mandarin Oriental properties around the world – enjoying its exemplary hospitality in the best locations.

“This natural partnership will allow guests to experience the A&K difference – insider access that nobody else can provide, creating memories that last a lifetime.”

The Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group was formed in 1985 as part of a merger between two luxury Asian Hotels: The Mandarin in Hong Kong and The Oriental in Bangkok.

Abercrombie & Kent was founded in the UK in 1962.

By Paul Joseph