Page 1

LUXURY


5 Important Roles

Travel Agents Fill

Whether you’re searching for your next vacation destination or you know exactly where you want to go, booking travel is a commitment, one that can be thrilling. But travel has its challenges, and that’s why you want your travel agent with you through it all. Travel agents are more than a friendly face, they are also your... 2

MATCHMAKER

LIFE SAVER

Travel agents excel at finding the

We all want the perfect

perfect destination and resort

vacation every time we travel,

for even the most discerning

but sometimes things happen.

traveler, and as the ultimate

Maybe it’s a series of delays, or

matchmakers, they can pair you

the weather doesn’t cooperate.

with that all-inclusive property,

If you booked without a travel

luxury golf and spa resort,

agent, you spend hours on

or family-friendly destination.

the phone or online at the

For honeymoon and romantic

ticket counter hoping to find

escapes as well as gastronomic

an available flight to nowhere

getaways, agents will choose a

before connecting home.

resort with special amenities

But if you booked with a travel

or award-winning restaurants.

agent, they’re on the phone

No matter what you prefer,

with an airline finding you the

a travel agent can create a

best possible routes without the

memorable vacation from your

hours of frustration.

personal tastes and desires.


TRAVEL GENIUS

GOOD VALUE

TIME SAVER

From rooms with the best

A travel agent strives to get you

A travel agent has the latest

views to construction notices

the best value for your journey,

information about packages,

and upcoming events, travel

which can mean exclusive

property details, and new

agents have the knowledge,

packages, rooms in “sold-out”

activities at their fingertips,

connections, and experience

hotels, and possibly special

usually sent to them by

to book you in your preferred

arrangements or requests.

the hotels and destinations

room category and resort.

Since agents know hoteliers,

themselves. With years of

Plus, if you’re traveling to

concierges, and other attendants

experience and firsthand

multiple cities, islands, or

personally, they are more likely

knowledge, travel agents save

countries, you’ll want a travel

to receive additional added value

you countless hours upon the

agent’s expertise to provide a

to ensure your enjoyment at the

Internet and plan your trip

smooth journey. Your travel

resort. Agents can also help you

with expertise no search engine

agent will also advise if you

navigate traveler’s insurance to

can give. Plus, they’ll do price

need a passport, a visa, or both

help you choose the best plan to

comparisons, provide insider tips,

to get into that specific country,

suit your specific needs.

restaurant recommendations,

so you won’t be held up at

and more, depending upon your

customs or even denied entry.

preferences and destination.

3


4


With GOGO on your side, we have you covered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. If you have an emergency within 24 hours of departure or while traveling, contact the Emergency Travel Center.

Include GOGO Care to your trip and gain the conveniences, upgrades, and perks that will make for an unforgettable vacation.

Traveling in a group of 10 or more? Take advantage of all the added perks, amenities, upgrades and more.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT YOUR LOCAL TRAVEL AGENT TODAY. Santorini, Greece

5


6


CONTENTS Caribbean............................................ 10 Mexico and Costa Rica......................... 46 USA and Canada................................. 78 Europe................................................. 83 Hawaii and Tahiti............................... 93 General Conditions........................... 103

ABOUT OUR STAR RATINGS 5 STARS Exceptional properties offering the finest accommodations and amenities with an outstanding variety of premium facilities and services.

4½ STARS Excellent properties offering well appointed accommodations and amenities with a superior variety of excellent facilities and services.

Cover Photo: Secrets The Vine Cancun

7


8


9


CARIBBEAN The Caribbean is all about sun-drenched adventures, warm island hospitality, uninterrupted relaxation, romantic backdrops, and of course, immaculate turquoise waters and powdery beaches.

10


CARIBBEAN

SANDALS GRANDE ANTIGUA RESORT & SPA Antigua The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / Voted the “World’s Most Romantic Resort” year after year, this beachfront getaway is located on Antigua’s best and most famous beach, Dickenson Bay. Explore the Caribbean Grove, a charming seaside garden oasis graced by meandering pathways, majestic palms, and cooling trade winds. Then step into a realm of chic sophistication where European grandeur unfolds from the hillside to villas-by-the-sea at the all-suite Mediterranean Village. Relax on silkysoft, pure white sands, and let the warmth of the Caribbean fill your senses. Create your own lover’s legend as you share the most romantic holiday of a lifetime. Club Level Rooms overflow with extraordinary privileges, unique experiences, and exceptional service for concierge guests of Sandals Resorts, while guests in Butler Level Rooms find every detail of their vacation handled with unobtrusive grace by personal butlers trained to exacting standards.

• 373 AC rooms, suites & Rondovals

• Water sports, scuba diving for certified

• 11 Restaurants, 7 bars, 2 swim-up bars

divers

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Live entertainment, evening activities

• 6 Outdoor freshwater pools, 6 whirlpools

• Island tours & excursions ($)

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center, yoga

• Free & customizable wedding packages

• Unlimited land sports

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

CARLISLE BAY ANTIGUA

BLUE WATERS RESORT

Antigua / 5 Stars

Antigua / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive Option / A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, lauded

All-Inclusive / Antigua’s best-kept secret, this premium, intimate resort is

for its attentive service and excellent facilities, this stunning family-friendly

set on 17 acres of tropical gardens along a tranquil beach and combines a

resort on Antigua’s southern coast opens onto a sweeping bay and breathtaking

classic British Colonial style with contemporary amenities. Those seeking

beach surrounded by an emerald green rainforest. Spacious open-plan suites

comfortable luxury will appreciate the relaxed ambiance and personal

have cool, peaceful interiors and feature Frette linens, bespoke furniture, floor-

approach to service. Guest accommodations have cool terracotta floors,

to-ceiling windows, Gaggia espresso machines, fiber optic bedside reading

island-inspired furnishings, vaulted ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows,

lights, and private furnished balcony or terrace with ocean views.

and spacious private patios or balconies with garden or sea views.

• 82 AC ocean-view suites

• Blue Spa, salon, fitness center, yoga

• 116 AC rooms, suites & villas

• The Spa at Blue Waters, fitness center,

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars, daily breakfast,

• Water sports, 9 tennis courts, mountain

• 4 Restaurants, 2 bars

salon, sauna

afternoon tea

bikes, hiking & nature trails

• Concierge, room service

• Blue Waters Kids Club, game room,

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Cool Kids Club, Crew Blue, Crush for teens

• 7 Outdoor freshwater pools

live entertainment

• Outdoor pool, kids pool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Tennis, water sports

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

11


CARIBBEAN ANTIGUA A multi-award-winning resort on the northeast coast of Antigua. The resort’s luxurious Cove Suites are set away from the main hotel, featuring 24 elegant & spacious Cove Suites and four multi-bedroom Penthouses overlooking the Caribbean Sea, while providing a relaxed and intimate ambiance. Each Cove villa of seven suites features its own private infinity pool, and guests benefit from on-resort concierge service.

12


CARIBBEAN

HILTON ARUBA CARIBBEAN RESORT & CASINO Aruba / My Time / 4½ Stars This recently renovated AAA Four-Diamond resort is a glistening 15-acre oasis surrounded by fragrant gardens, exotic lagoons, and cascading waterfalls, where guests find themselves immersed in the island’s most lush and luxurious resort. Wake up in lavish rooms and suites, just steps from pristine Palm Beach, all with private balconies or terraces, and some with panoramic views and upgraded amenities. There are a plethora of options when it comes to burning energy, from swimming in zero-entry pools, to learning how to scuba dive with the PADI pros, to exercising at the 24-hour fitness center. Plunge into extraordinary adventures, including cycling to the famous California Lighthouse and ATV trekking to Arikok National Park. Voted one of the “Top Spas in the Caribbean” by Condé Nast Traveler, eforea Spa is a sanctuary born to revive the spirit. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 357 AC rooms & suites with private

• eforea Spa, fitness center

balconies or terraces

• Water sports

• 3 Restaurants including award-winning

• Children’s activity center, playground

Sunset Grille, 3 bars

• Casino, nightly entertainment,

• Concierge, room service

daily complimentary activities

• 2 Outdoor zero-entry pools, water sports

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

HYATT REGENCY ARUBA RESORT SPA AND CASINO Aruba / 4½ Stars Experience an oasis of gracious elegance, warm hospitality, outstanding service, and sumptuous accommodations at this premier resort that opens directly onto famous Palm Beach. Dine on authentic island cuisine, and head to the casino for after-dinner cocktails and cigars. Hide away in spacious rooms and family suites with delightful Caribbean-inspired décor that creates a serene setting. Regency Club guests enjoy top-level rooms, upgraded amenities, a private lounge, complimentary Continental breakfast, evening hors d’oeuvres and wine, and dedicated concierge staff. Gear up for heart-pumping sailing and diving action at Red Sail Sports, and serve it up on the tennis center’s two hard-surface courts. The 8,000-squarefoot multi-level pool complex encompasses refreshing cascading waterfalls, a two-story water slide, and a freshwater lagoon. After a day of play, immerse yourself in ZoiA Spa’s tranquil and rejuvenating treatments. • 357 AC rooms & suites

• 2 Hard-surface tennis courts

• 5 Restaurants, 5 bars, swim-up bar

• Casino, live entertainment, dancing

• Concierge, room service

• Camp Hyatt

• Multi-level pool complex, 2 Jacuzzis • ZoiA Spa, 24-hr fitness center, salon • Water sports center

13


CARIBBEAN

THE RITZ-CARLTON, ARUBA

ONE&ONLY OCEAN CLUB

Aruba / 5 Stars

Paradise Island, Bahamas / 5 Stars

Rising along the island’s spectacular Palm Beach, this sophisticated

Renowned for its legendary sophistication and contemporary elegance,

oceanfront resort is hailed as the island’s most luxurious property. Toast

this exclusive resort on Travel+Leisure’s 2015 “T + L 500” is an alluring

the spectacular Caribbean sunsets from your room’s spacious private

private beachfront resort with Versailles-inspired gardens, emphasizing

balcony or the exclusive Club Lounge. Feast on island-inspired cuisine or

gracious hospitality with personalized butler service available 24 hours a

BLT Steak. The spa features 13 tranquil treatment rooms, plus a variety of

day. Reflecting the refined qualities of an elegant home, the ultra-luxury

daily fitness classes including yoga. Play table games, poker, and slots at

guest rooms, suites, cottage and villas open to spacious balconies or patios

the dazzling casino – at any time of day.

with garden or ocean views.

• 320 AC rooms & suites with private

• Spa, fitness center

• 107 AC rooms, suites, cottages & villas

• 3 Outdoor pools, including oceanfront

balconies

• 24-Hr casino, nightly live music

• 3 Restaurants including Jean-Georges

infinity pool

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Ritz Kids supervised activities

Vongerichten’s DUNE, OCEAN restaurant

• One&Only Spa, fitness center,

• Concierge, room service

• Weddings

& Versailles Terrace café

6 tennis courts

• 2 Outdoor pools, kids pool, cabanas

• Golf nearby, complimentary Wi-Fi

• Tom Weiskopf-designed golf course

• Complimentary KidsOnly Club

SANDALS EMERALD BAY GOLF, TENNIS & SPA RESORT Great Exuma, Bahamas The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / Deep within the idyllic waters of the Exumas, this luxury Bahamas resort brings unprecedented luxury to the easy-going rhythms of the Bahamian Out Islands in a privileged enclave designed to ensure you’ll feel like you’re the only ones there, where service reigns supreme and Bahamian-style architecture of elegant villas and suites harmonize with nature. Secluded within 500 tropical acres along a pristine, mile-long beach, civilized pleasure coexists with exotic adventures, from three impressive pools – including a halfacre, zero-entry pool with a dramatic fire pit in the middle – to eleven exceptional restaurants Tee off on the Greg Norman-designed 18-hole championship golf course, which has hosted PGA events and hugs the perimeter of this scenic peninsula overlooking the Caribbean. Dip into the sky-sized pool, and savor personal rejuvenation at the full-service Red Lane® Spa.

• 249 AC rooms & suites

• Tennis courts

• 11 Restaurants, 6 bars, swim-up bar

• Greg Norman-designed golf course

• Concierge, room service

• Free wedding package, customizable

• 3 Outdoor freshwater pools, 2 whirlpools

wedding packages

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center, yoga

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Water sports, PADI dive center

14


CARIBBEAN

SANDALS ROYAL BAHAMIAN SPA RESORT & OFFSHORE ISLAND Nassau - Cable Beach, Bahamas The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / Experience a new level of luxury at the Bahamas’ most elegant property, a sophisticated European resort with its own offshore island. Once a favorite of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, today it offers two sky-sized colonnaded pools overlooking the emerald sea, 5-Star Global Gourmet® dining at 10 specialty restaurants, and the award-winning Red Lane® Spa. Experience the royal treatment with the all-new River Pool Swim-up Suites with butler service, two pristine white-sand beaches, and exclusive VIP airport transfers in a Rolls-Royce or Mercedes-Benz for butler guests. Club Level Rooms overflow with extraordinary privileges, unique experiences, and exceptional service for concierge guests of Sandals Resorts, while guests in Butler Level Rooms find every detail of their vacation handled with unobtrusive grace by personal butlers trained to exacting standards.

• 404 AC rooms & suites

• Water sports, scuba diving for certified

• 10 Restaurants, 8 bars, 3 swim-up bars

divers

• 6 Outdoor freshwater pools,

• Live entertainment

6 whirlpools, scuba pool

• Free wedding package, customizable

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

wedding packages

• Tennis, beach cabanas

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

SANDALS BARBADOS Barbados The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / This retreat in the spirited St. Lawrence Gap area offers undeniable luxury with inventive accommodations spanning three unique villages and features world-class cuisine with international appeal, including a festive Indian restaurant and innovative bar and pool designs. Unwind to the relaxed calypso beat, and enjoy the sun and surf. Explore your luxurious suite, designed with your utmost comfort in mind and featuring everything from ocean views, Butler Elite service, and zero-entry access to Barbados’ largest and longest lagoon pool, as well as private Tranquility Soaking Tubs™ on most patios and terraces. Club Level Rooms overflow with extraordinary privileges, unique experiences, and exceptional service for concierge guests of Sandals Resorts, while guests in Butler Level Rooms find every detail of their vacation handled with unobtrusive grace by personal butlers trained to exacting standards.

• 280 AC rooms & suites

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center, yoga

• 11 Restaurants, 7 bars, swim-up bar

• Complimentary weddings, customizable

• Concierge, room service

wedding packages

• 3 Outdoor freshwater pools, whirlpool

• R/T airport transfers

• Water sports, scuba diving for certified

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

divers, tennis

15


CARIBBEAN

COLONY CLUB BY ELEGANT HOTELS

THE HOUSE BY ELEGANT HOTELS

Barbados / 4½ Stars

Barbados / 4½ Stars

Situated on the finest stretch of the Platinum West Coast, this beachfront

Adults-Only / Cited on Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best” list, this luxury

property offers luxurious guest rooms and suites. The resort appeals

adults-only retreat is majestically set along a white-sand beach. A favorite

to those who enjoy healthy, first-class dining, exciting complimentary

of celebrities and sophisticated travelers, the everyday experience is filled

bespoke tours, unique amenities and cooking demonstrations in the herb

with luxurious indulgences. Guest suites feature marble baths with state-

and organic garden. Step into spacious guest rooms with marble baths

of-the-art jets and rain showers, espresso machines, and French doors

and private balconies overlooking the ocean or the property’s expansive

leading to breezy private balconies with garden or ocean views. Dive into

tropical gardens.

a wide array of exciting water sports.

• 96 AC rooms & suites with balconies

• Complimentary motorized water sports

• 34 AC suites

• Concierge, room service,

• Complimentary breakfast buffet,

• Complimentary water taxi to select

• Complimentary Champagne breakfast,

24/7 Ambassador Service

2 restaurants, 2 bars including swim-up bar

Elegant Hotels

afternoon tea & evening canapés

• Complimentary jet-lag revival massage,

• 4 Outdoor lagoon-style freshwater

• Waves Beauty Spa & Salon,

• Zagat-rated Daphne’s Restaurant

Beach Ambassador service, motorized

pools

plus complimentary yoga & Pilates

• Outdoor pool, whirlpool

& non-motorized water sports

CORAL REEF CLUB

THE SANDPIPER

Barbados / 4½ Stars

Barbados / 4½ Stars

Attentive service, gourmet food, and special comforts lure vacationers

Hailed as “subtly luxurious” by The New York Times, this elegant and

to this resort, a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Fronting a

intimate resort, a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, opens

stretch of white-sand beach on Barbados’ calm western coast, the resort

onto white-sand St. James Beach. Dine and recline on the breezy covered

comprises colonial-style accommodations ranging from garden-view

terrace of your spacious room, set amid lush tropical gardens. Work on

cottages to Luxury Plantation Suites with plunge pools. International

your tennis game with the resident pro, and gear up for aquatic adventures

cuisine combined with native Caribbean herbs and spices add up to

with complimentary snorkeling, kayaking, and sailing Sunfish and Hobie

memorable feasts in the open-air oceanfront restaurant.

Cats.®

• 88 AC rooms, suites & cottages

• Complimentary non-motorized

• 50 AC rooms & suites

• Lighted tennis courts & resident pro,

• Open-air restaurant, bar, lounge

water sports

• Restaurant, bar, lounge

fitness center

• 2 Outdoor pools

• Golf nearby

• 2 Outdoor pools, sundeck

• Spa & golf nearby

• Spa, fitness center, beauty salon

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Complimentary non-motorized

• Summer kids program

water sports

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Lighted tennis courts & resident pro

16


CARIBBEAN

PETER ISLAND RESORT & SPA

THE RITZ-CARLTON, GRAND CAYMAN

Tortola, British Virgin Islands / 5 Stars

Grand Cayman / 5 Stars

Hailed on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Readers Choice 2015 Top 40 Caribbean

This resort on Seven Mile Beach, ideal for families and couples, is an oasis

Resorts,” this magnificent property is set on a private 1,800-acre island

of relaxation, offering unparalleled sea views and exquisite amenities.

with five pristine secluded beaches, just five miles south of Tortola.

With a water playground, 9-hole golf course designed by Greg Norman,

Sumptuously appointed villas and suites have private terraces or balconies

Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment, and a wide

with ocean views. Indulge in weekly wine dinners at the Tradewinds

array of activities, this resort is perfect for both go-getters and loungers.

restaurant overlooking Sir Francis Drake Channel, and revitalize body

Enjoy local seafood from acclaimed Chef Eric Ripert at Blue.

and mind at the 10,000-square-foot spa. • 52 AC rooms & suites, 3 luxury villa

• The Spa at Peter Island, fitness center

• 375 AC rooms & suites

• la prairie spa, fitness center

properties

• 4 Tennis courts, water sports,

• 5 Restaurants including Blue by Eric

• Greg Norman-designed golf course

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars

hiking trails

Ripert, 2 bars

• Tennis center, non-motorized water sports

• Concierge, room service

• Golf nearby

• Concierge, room service

• Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors

• 2 Outdoor pools, 5 private beaches

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 2 Outdoor pools

of the Environment, kids club

Bottom Bay, Barbados

17


CARIBBEAN

CASA DE CAMPO La Romana, Dominican Republic / My Time / 4½ Stars Inclusive Experience Option / A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, this world-renowned resort on the island’s southeastern coast is a 7,000-acre haven. Oversize guest rooms are decorated in Caribbean style with marble baths, and private furnished terraces or balconies provide splendid views. With an emphasis on wellness and activity, this treasure also offers one of the most stunning beaches for guests to relax. Tee off on three Pete Dye-designed courses, including his masterpiece, Teeth of the Dog, the #1-ranked golf course in the Caribbean. Afterwards, be reinvigorated at Cygalle Healing Spa. The Beach Club by Le Cirque specializes in exquisite Caribbean flavors with unique Le Cirque flair. Swing into unmatched excellence and live luxuriously in this tropical playground. With featured amenities like the expansive marina, tennis, and even polo, this is where large and luxury meet in high style. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 235 AC rooms, suites & villas

• 3 Pete Dye-designed golf courses

• 7 Restaurants, 6 bars & lounges

• Tennis center, water sports,

• Concierge, room service

equestrian center

• 5 Outdoor pools, kids pool,

• Kids programs, entertainment

Marina & Yacht Club

• Altos de Chavón Artists Village

• Spa at Casa de Campo, fitness center

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

ZOËTRY AGUA PUNTA CANA Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / My Time / 5 Stars Endless Privileges® / Escape to a secluded hideaway nestled along Punta Cana’s talcum-soft white sands and pristine turquoise waters. This all-suite resort is endowed with luxurious wonders, panoramic vistas, utter enchantment, and exceptional hospitality. Luxuriate in exquisite one- to three-bedroom oceanfront suites that open onto terraces with stunning views of the lush gardens or mesmerizing sea. Indulge in delectable dining paired with premium brand cocktails at four top-notch international restaurants. Savor succulent à la carte options, including organic, locally grown dishes, and even personalized creations prepared by award-winning chefs. Immerse in positive energy with an invigorating yoga session. Sink your toes into the powdery sands, take in hypnotic views while horseback riding on the beach, and spend an afternoon exploring underwater marvels. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel.

18

• 96 AC suites

• Snorkeling, kayaking, Hobie Cats®

• 4 À la carte restaurants, café,

• Dance & photography lessons, wine

3 bars & lounges

tasting & culinary classes

• 24-Hr in-suite private dining

• Complimentary worldwide calling & Wi-Fi

• 2 large infinity pools

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience with

• Spa ($), fitness center

select resorts nearby


CARIBBEAN

ALSOL TIARA CAP CANA Cap Cana, Dominican Republic / My Time / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / This award-winning jewel is located within the heart of the Cap Cana Marina. Its “All Under the Sun” inclusions means you never have to open your wallet. The upscale accommodations consist of spacious and elegantly designed suites, most with ocean views. Enjoy the free-form pools and the secluded private beach, just steps away from your room. Punta Espada Golf Club, the top-ranked golf course in the Caribbean and Mexico, is just a short drive away. Although ideally suited to adults, children are welcome here. With buffet, à la carte and beachside restaurants, plus six bars, there’s always plenty to eat and drink. From swim-out rooms to Master Suites, a variety of views are offered. Guests are also welcome to enjoy all the facilities of the nearby AlSol Luxury Village Cap Cana and AlSol Del Mar Cap Cana familyfriendly resorts. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 115 AC suites with water views

• Wine tastings, cooking lessons

(ocean or marina), swim-up rooms

• Live nightly entertainment

• 4 Restaurants, 6 bars, swim-up bar

• Wedding & honeymoon destination

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

resort

• 2 Outdoor pools, private beach, marina • Signature Spa by Babor

EXCELLENCE PUNTA CANA Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / My Time / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Classic luxury sprinkled along Punta Cana’s flawless stretch of powdery sands enraptures with an enchanted setting of sheer sophistication and unsurpassed elegance. Become inspired at this all-suite, adults-only haven overlooking the glistening Caribbean Sea. Expansive, opulent guest suites, some with two-story rooftop terraces, showcase Jacuzzis for two and balconies or patios with jaw-dropping views of the pristine Caribbean shoreline. This is a romantic getaway like never before imagined. The exclusive Excellence Club takes luxury to a higher dimension for ultra-pampering, where you are privately greeted and checked into your suite. Zip-line through tree canopies, spot whales, or simply soak up the Caribbean surroundings. At Miilé Spa, indulge and embrace the experience of pure relaxation in a private spa garden. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 461 AC suites with jetted whirlpool tubs

• Water sports, tennis, horseback riding

• Excellence Club

• Nightly entertainment

• 9 Restaurants (à la carte), 10 bars

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, 24-hr room service • 4 Outdoor pools, 4 Jacuzzis • Miilé Spa, fitness center

19


CARIBBEAN

MAJESTIC MIRAGE PUNTA CANA Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / My Time / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Sophisticated and luxurious, the first all-suite resort in Punta Cana opens onto the white sands of Playa de Arena Gorda, one of Punta Cana’s most desirable beaches. Choose from a selection of suites in the Mirage Club (adults-only 18+) or the Family Club section. Dine at eight restaurants, five of them à la carte with unlimited visits, and sip a cool cocktail at any of the 14 bars serving premium drinks. Retreat to suites with outdoor Jacuzzis (some with rooftop tubs), swim-up accommodations, and sky-view suites, all with private balconies. Dive into non-motorized water sports, swing away at the tennis center, enjoy unlimited golf at Punta Blanca Golf Course, and thrill to daytime and nighttime entertainment. All guests receive Majestic Supreme amenities including VIP lounges, Butler service, in-room dining, entertainment with live music, and premium drink selection. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 510 AC suites with Jacuzzis, including

• Outdoor free-form pool,

swim-up suites & Sky View suites

8 exclusive adults-only pools

• Adults-only Mirage Club (18+),

• Daily & nightly entertainment including

Family Club

casino, sports bar & disco (at Majestic

• 8 Restaurants (including 6 à la carte

Colonial)

with unlimited visits), 14 bars

• Supervised kids club, complimentary Wi-Fi

SANCTUARY CAP CANA - ALL INCLUSIVE BY PLAYA HOTELS & RESORTS Cap Cana, Dominican Republic / My Time / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / This adults-only resort combines beautiful architectural design with excellent service and luxurious accommodations. “All Under the Sun” is included, so you never have to open your wallet. Located 10 minutes from the Punta Cana Airport, this gem is just a five-minute drive from Punta Espada Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus signature course. This is a paradise like no other. Choose from spacious and beautifully furnished suites located in three unique architectural design experiences – the Villa Collection, the Castle, and the Spanish Colonial section – each with their own special attributes and luxuries. From Swim-out Suites to Villas with private plunge pools, each has its own unique appeal. Among the many offerings are 24-hour room service, gourmet cuisine at five restaurants, a brand new 20,000-sq.-ft. spa, and a modern fitness center. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 176 AC suites

• Live nightly entertainment

• 5 Restaurants, buffet

• Theme parties, dance lessons

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 5 Outdoor pools • 20,000sf Spa, fitness center • Punta Espada Golf Club

20


CARIBBEAN / MEXICO Secrets Resorts & Spas offer adults an extra measure of romance and sensuality in exquisite luxury beachfront settings. Guests immerse themselves in Unlimited-LuxuryÂŽ where everything is included. This plus elegantly appointed rooms and suites with 24-hour concierge and room services, multiple gourmet restaurants and lounges serving top-shelf spirits, elegant amenities and endless day and evening activities, provide the ultimate backdrop for unparalleled pampering, romantic rendezvous and lasting memories for couples and honeymooners.

21


CARIBBEAN

BREATHLESS PUNTA CANA RESORT & SPA Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Opening onto the stunning shores of Uvero Alto in Punta Cana, this all-suite, adults-only escape delivers a vibrant, chic, and modern vacation experience, featuring pristine beaches, trendsetting restaurants and lounges, world-class spas, and vibrant nightlife and entertainment. Your colorful, contemporary guest suite is a personal oasis of serenity with plush beds, state-of-the-art entertainment systems, and private furnished balconies with pool, garden, or ocean views. Experience the highest level of luxury and personal service in the xhale club. Enjoy an upgraded suite, access to a private lounge, special concierge service, private member restaurant for breakfast and lunch, two private xhale club pools, and other enhanced amenities. Soak up the rays on a private beach, and take to the water for snorkeling, sailing, windsurfing, and kayaking.

• 750 AC junior suites

• Tennis, water sports, snorkeling,

• 11 À la carte restaurants, buffet, grill,

dance classes, golf nearby

café, 7 bars & lounges

• Live entertainment, casino ($),

• 8 Outdoor pools, 4 whirlpools

cigar club & oxygen bar

• Relax Spa by Pevonia®, salon ($),

• Dance classes, Spanish lessons

fitness center, yoga

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

EXCELLENCE EL CARMEN Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Step into luxurious seclusion in tropical Punta Cana, where the sun radiates and the Caribbean waves roll calmly in. Relax beneath coconut palms on a gorgeous golden-sand beach with a cocktail in hand, and move inside to your contemporary tropical-style suite with the latest tech amenities. This adults-only jewel of the Dominican Republic features state-of-the-art facilities and rooms with private pools and gardens, and also showcases beachfront locations or rooftop terraces with an exterior plunge pool. This is luxury done large. And everything is included. Relax wallet-free, and choose from 12 international restaurants and unlimited premium spirits and soft drinks. This romantic getaway is fully equipped with a fitness center, world-class spa, nightly entertainment, daily activities, and pool and beach waiter service. Enjoy this oasis of utmost excellence, care-free and with the sun on your back.

• 492 AC suites with Jacuzzis & balconies

• Miilé Spa, fitness center

• Excellence Club

• Non-motorized water sports,

• 12 Restaurants, 16 bars, unlimited

scuba lessons, tennis

lobster without extra charge

• Nightly shows, Alegria disco

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 23 Outdoor pools

22


CARIBBEAN

SECRETS CAP CANA RESORT & SPA Cap Cana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / This deluxe adults-only resort is set on stunning Juanillo Beach along a stretch of sugar-white sand, palm trees, and turquoise tides. Enjoy endless gourmet meals and top-shelf spirits with Unlimited-Luxury®. Relax at the world-class Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, and take advantage of yoga, wine tastings, cooking classes, and dance lessons. Bite into the Sip, Savor and See Dining Experience at nearby Secrets, Breathless, Dreams, Now, and Sunscape Resorts & Spas. Indulge in limitless á la carte dining and experience a kind of luxury that can only be found at this sophisticated hideaway. Relax in suites dipped in a sophisticated Caribbean décor, with a furnished balcony or terrace offering a stunning view. Choose from a cozy bungalow suite to a stylish swim-out suite or enjoy the highest level of luxury in the Preferred Club. With so many activities to do, and so much luxury to bask in, time will float by serenely with the sumptuous movements of your day.

• 457 AC rooms & suites

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, fitness center,

• Preferred Club Option

aerobics, dance classes

• 9 Restaurants, 6 bars, café

• Nightly entertainment

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

• Golf nearby

• Outdoor free-form pool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Water sports

SECRETS ROYAL BEACH PUNTA CANA Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Opening onto a palm-studded, sugar-white beach in Playa Bavaro, this spirited adults-only resort is a seaside getaway to paradise, with touches of modern Caribbean-inspired décor, a wealth of amenities, elite services, and contemporary accommodations with unparalleled views. Retreat to suites with plush bedding, marble baths, state-of-the-art entertainment amenities, and private terraces or balconies with hydro-tubs. Preferred Club privileges invite you to experience an even higher level of luxury. Enjoy an upgraded suite, access to an exclusive lounge, special concierge service, daily Continental breakfast, afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities. Swim, sail, snorkel, and windsurf in the turquoise Caribbean, drive the fairways on an 18-hole championship golf course nearby, and unwind in the world-class spa. • 465 AC suites

• Tennis, non-motorized water sports

• 13 Restaurants including 3 buffets,

• Casino, theme parties,

6 bars & lounges

nightly live entertainment

• 24-Hr room service

• Movies on the beach

• Large free-form pool

• Golf nearby

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, fitness center

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

23


CARIBBEAN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC Sophisticated, luxurious, and absolute beachfront, the Majestic Mirage is the first all-suite, all-inclusive resort in Punta Cana, offering guests more amenities and more space in 510 breathtaking suites – all with outdoor Jacuzzis on their private balconies. Guests in both Mirage Club (18yrs+) and Family Club buildings are indulged in Majestic Supreme amenities and facilities, including Club lounges, butler service, in-room dining, unlimited à la carte dining, entertainment with live music, premium drink selection, free Wi-Fi, and unlimited golf greens fees. Simply put – more Majestic!

24


CARIBBEAN

IBEROSTAR GRAND HOTEL BAVARO

PARADISUS PALMA REAL GOLF & SPA RESORT

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive – Adults-Only / Situated on Bávaro Beach along the

All-Inclusive / The perfect backdrop to an extraordinary family escape,

aquamarine Caribbean waters, this resort is not only eco-friendly, it

romantic getaway, or intimate island wedding. Bask in splendor at this

redefines luxury. Unmatched splendor, relaxation, spa treatments, suites,

colonial-style tropical oasis that faces one of the most breathtaking white-

gastronomy, and sports have made this getaway one-of-a-kind and

sand beaches in the Caribbean. Exquisitely appointed accommodations

one of US News’ “Best Hotels in the Caribbean 2017.” For weddings,

showcase elegant mahogany furnishing, terraces or balconies with

honeymoons, or a couples retreat, this is where romance and luxury

picturesque views of the lush surroundings, and many more unique

intermingles with all-inclusive amenities.

amenities.

• 274 AC rooms & suites

• Spa Sensations, fitness center

• 596 AC suites, including 200 Royal

• 3 Outdoor pools

• 6 Restaurants, 5 bars, swim-up bar

• Free golf round(s) at IBEROSTAR

Service suites

• YHI Spa, fitness center

• Personalized butler service, concierge

Bavaro Golf Club (based on length of stay)

• 13 Restaurants including Passion by

• Unlimited greens fees at Cocotal Golf

service, 24-hr gourmet room service

• Non-motorized water sports

Michelin-starred chef Martin Berasategui

& Country Club

• 3 Outdoor pools, activity pool, lake pool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Family Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Free beach activities

THE LEVEL AT MELIÁ CARIBE TROPICAL

PARADISUS PUNTA CANA

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive / A deluxe family-oriented resort opening onto idyllic Bavaro

All-Inclusive / Set on beautiful white-sand Playa de Bavaro amid

Beach, this one-of-a-kind oasis is surrounded by lush gardens and pristine

expansive tropical ecological gardens, this AAA Four-Diamond luxury

Caribbean waters. The smallest details are taken care of at this masterful

resort is the perfect choice for a Caribbean vacation, thanks to its sunny

creation, bringing your stay here truly up to the top level of luxury. Climb up

climate, extensive and comfortable facilities, wide range of activities and

to utmost excellence where teams of professionals will be sure to keep your

entertainment, and attentive service. Spacious guest suites are stylishly

visit on the rise. This all-inclusive getaway includes a process of continual

decorated in Caribbean tones with dark mahogany furniture that

improvement, adhering to all your needs and ensuring your stay is unique.

complements the magnificent views of the Punta Cana tropical gardens.

• 1,100 AC suites

• YHI Spa ($), fitness center, sauna,

• 694 AC rooms (including The Reserve)

• YHI Spa, fitness center

• The Level exclusive amenities & services

whirlpool, 8 Tennis courts

• 10 Restaurants, 9 bars

• Non-motorized water sports,

• 11 Specialty à la carte & 2 buffet

• Nightly live shows, daily family activities

• 24-Hr room service

scuba diving ($)

restaurants, 14 bars

• Kids activities including Kids & Co.

• 4 Outdoor pools, kids pool,

• 4 Tennis courts, complimentary bikes

• 10 Outdoor pools

program & Adventure Park

dynamic pool with pressure jets

• Live entertainment, disco

25


CARIBBEAN

THE RESERVE AT PARADISUS PALMA REAL RESORT

THE RESERVE AT PARADISUS PUNTA CANA

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive / Located within the Paradisus Palma Real complex

All-Inclusive / Specially designed for families, this AAA Four-Diamond

alongside a private powdery stretch of Bávaro Beach, this enchanting

resort-within-a-resort is located within the stunning Paradisus Punta

boutique resort-within-a-resort boasts all-inclusive luxury, sparkling

Cana complex, set on famous Bavaro Beach. Spacious, luxurious guest

pools, residential-style accommodations, and special touches for all of its

suites are decorated in Caribbean tones with dark mahogany furniture,

guests. Revel in remarkable entertainment including musicals, evening

and have elegant baths with hydromassage tubs for two. VIP amenities

shows, and a bustling casino. YHI Spa’s water ritual includes a whirlpool

include an exclusive check-in lounge, spectacular free-form pool, and the

with hydro-massage, Jacuzzis, cold plunge pool, and sauna.

scintillating Gabi Club restaurant and lounge.

• 190 AC residential concierge suites

• Free beach activities & non-motorized

• 190 AC suites

• YHI Spa, fitness center

• 4 Restaurants, poolside snack grill, 3 bars

water sports

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Non-motorized water sports, scuba diving ($)

• 2 Outdoor pools, kids pool

• Casino

• 24-Hr room service

• 4 Tennis courts, complimentary bikes

• YHI Spa, fitness center

• 4-Wheel bike tour ($), scuba diving, ($),

• 2 Outdoor pools, kids pool,

• Live entertainment, disco

• Life enriching activities

deep-sea fishing ($)

dynamic pool with pressure jets

• Kids Zone

SANDALS LASOURCE GRENADA RESORT & SPA Grenada The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / The world’s most innovative all-inclusive resort – defying every convention of traditional design – this new exotic resort takes innovation beyond the realm of imagination to create an extraordinary resort unlike anything you have ever experienced, including pools in the sky and living rooms in swimming pools, private plunge pools, cascading waterfalls, and meandering river pools. Here, in the heart of Grenada’s exclusive Pink Gin Beach, on an exotic island paradise where the intoxicating scents of spice and tropical blooms make a heady elixir for romance, you’ll find the best of everything in a whole new experience – one that takes you beyond the unexpected.

26

• 257 AC rooms & suites

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

• 10 Restaurants including steakhouse,

• Land & water sports, scuba diving for

6 bars, swim-up bar

certified divers, tennis

• Concierge, room service

• Live entertainment, theme nights

• 5 Outdoor freshwater pools,

• Free & customizable wedding packages

2 river pools

• Complimentary Wi-Fi


Paradisus Los Cabos

MEXICO / CARIBBEAN In harmony with nature’s most stunning tropical surroundings. Enhanced by the artistry of world-class architecture and design. Inspired by a vision of undisturbed, thoroughly satiated tranquility. • Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda • Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Perla – Exclusively for Adults • Paradisus Cancun • Paradisus Palma Real • The Reserve at Paradisus Palma Real • Paradisus Punta Cana • Paradisus Los Cabos

27


CARIBBEAN

ZOËTRY MONTEGO BAY Montego Bay, Jamaica / My Time / 4½ Stars Endless Privileges® / Find yourself at this boutique resort in MoBay’s upscale Ironshore neighborhood, just steps away from the Caribbean Sea. Retreat to spacious suites designed with a holistic approach in three main buildings: Wood & Water, Bamboo, and Blue Mountain – a nod to Jamaica’s ecological tapestry. From open terraces and balconies, to floor-to-ceiling sliding doors, guests will enjoy views of the ocean or the lush tropical landscape. All suites include butler service, and some offer access to private swim-out pools. Outdoor whirlpools, an infinity pool, a flowing swimming pool that winds throughout the resort, a scenic pier, and other on-property water elements provide a theme of relaxation. Gear up at the on-site water sports center with kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, snorkeling tours, and Hobie Cats.® Find rejuvenation and relaxation in a peaceful spa with gardens and a yoga facility, meditation areas, and indoor and outdoor massage cabins. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • Luxury boutique resort on white-sand

• Outdoor infinity pool

Caribbean beach

• Spa, fitness center, Jacuzzi,

• 49 AC suites, butler service

Soul Juice Bar, salon, yoga, meditation

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars, café,

• Water sports center

afternoon tea, wine tastings

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Golf nearby

SANDALS MONTEGO BAY Montego Bay, Jamaica The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / A true beachfront resort where the party never stops, this is Sandals’ flagship resort and a true original. Spanning the best private white-sand beach in Jamaica, this playful and romantic resort is where the world first fell in love with Sandals. The calm, reef-protected beach is perfect for every type of water sport, and guests indulge in unlimited dining at nine gourmet restaurants serving authentic regional cuisine. Experience the casual island vibe from the comfort of your private seaside suite where our Butler Elite await to fulfill your every whim. Everything is just steps from water’s edge and, best of all, it’s all included. Spend your days playing tennis, water-skiing, sailing Hobie Cats®, kayaking, scuba diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, and relaxing at the optional Red Lane® Spa.

• 264 AC rooms & suites

• 4 Outdoor pools, 4 whirlpools

• 9 Restaurants, 4 bars, swim-up bar

• Water sports, scuba diving for certified

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

divers, tennis

& butler service

• Wedding chapel

• Optional Red Lane® Spa, fitness center,

• Stay at 1 Play at 3 exchange privileges

yoga, Pilates

28


CARIBBEAN

SANDALS ROYAL CARIBBEAN RESORT & PRIVATE ISLAND Montego Bay, Jamaica The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / A kaleidoscope of cultures from Britain to Bali awaits you at this luxury resort, where a decidedly British heritage begins with the Majestic Georgian-style Great House, surrounded by manicured gardens and roaming peacocks – all complemented with well-heeled traditions like afternoon tea and a rousing game of croquet. Minutes away on the resort’s private offshore island, the mysteries of the Orient unfold in a secluded natural setting where casual poolside and beachside pleasures beckon by day, while chic parties, an authentic Thai restaurant, and island-style extravaganzas invite excitement by night. At Jamaica’s most alluring resort, two diverse vacations are woven into one and served with warm island hospitality, making your stay a journey to remember. Guests enjoy Stay at 1, Play at 3 exchange privileges at nearby Sandals Montego Bay and Sandals Inn.

• 227 AC rooms & suites, Over the Water Villas

• Red Lane® Spa, fitness center

& Bungalows, Swim-up Suites & Walkout

• Unlimited land & water sports,

Grand Luxury Suites with butler service

PADI dive program, tennis

• 8 Restaurants, Culinary Concierge for

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

dietary requests, 5 bars, including swim-up bars

BREATHLESS MONTEGO BAY RESORT & SPA Montego Bay, Jamaica / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / A modern adults-only, all-suite resort surrounded by Montego Bay Marine Park, this property is made for sophisticated singles, couples and friends who want to live big, breathe deep and experience life at its fullest. A beach club, fire pits, cabanas, five bars and lounges, theme parties, and the only rooftop pool and bar in Jamaica provide the ultimate mix of social settings for guests looking for a sophisticated party atmosphere. Spacious suites boast chic design and state-of-the-art technology, including complimentary Wi-Fi and in-room tablets, as well as gorgeous marble baths, floor-to-ceiling glass doors, and furnished private balconies and terraces with stunning mountain and bay views. Guests have full access to all the amenities at Secrets Wild Orchid and Secrets St. James next door, with 18 additional dining and bar options including Desires nightclub. • 150 AC suites

• Tennis

• 7 Restaurants, 5 bars

• Golf nearby

• Concierge, room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 2 Outdoor pools

• Complimentary access to dining

• Relax Spa by Pevonia®, fitness center

at Secrets Wild Orchid & Secrets

• Water sports, PADI dive center

St. James

29


CARIBBEAN

EXCELLENCE OYSTER BAY Montego Bay, Jamaica / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Creating a new standard of luxury on an idyllic private peninsula in Jamaica’s premier destination, this adults-only Victorian-style resort features unparalleled oceanfront beach-houses, expansive living spaces, panoramic ocean view suites, and miles of secluded and pristine beaches. Indulge in a world-class spa, state-of-the-art fitness center, and an exceptional range of activities and services. The best of international fine dining is served at eight fabulous à la carte restaurants: delight in Asian spices or Spanish tapas paired with wines, indulge in French cuisine or a hearty Italian meal, and sit down to a great meal at the steakhouse and Lobsterhouse. Retreat to spacious suites with a private pool or direct beach access, featuring Jacuzzis for two, and open to private furnished balconies with garden or panoramic ocean views.

• 315 AC suites

• Miilé Spa, fitness center

• Excellence Club

• Water sports, scuba lessons, tennis

• 8 Restaurants, buffet, 9 bars

• Daily activities, nightly shows

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Pool & beach wait service • 3 Outdoor pools, 4 Jacuzzis

IBEROSTAR GRAND HOTEL ROSE HALL Montego Bay, Jamaica / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive – Adults-Only / This TripAdvisor “Traveler’s Choice” and US News 2016 “Best Hotels in the Caribbean” resort sits on a sandy Caribbean beach, the perfect adults-only place to renew vows or celebrate a wedding. The palatial colonial architecture intermingles with avant-garde details to create a resort both picturesque and stately. Nestled between the sea and mountains, the views are astonishing. Inspired by the idyllic beauty of the Caribbean, Es Palau Gourmet combines traditional and modern flavors for a tasty experience not to be missed. Activities here are unrivaled, with state-of-the art spa treatments and fitness center opportunities, as well as some of the best golf around. Take advantage of Cinnamon Hill and White Witch golf courses nearby and swing serenely into this paradise only found at this one-of-a-kind gem, within IBEROSTAR’s stunning Grand Collection of hotels. • 295 AC rooms & suites

• Free golf round(s) at Cinnamon Hill

• 6 Restaurants, 4 bars

and White Witch golf courses

• Concierge, personal butler service,

(based on length of stay)

24-hr gourmet room service

• Non-motorized water sports

• 4 Outdoor pools

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Spa Sensations, fitness room

30


CARIBBEAN

SECRETS ST. JAMES MONTEGO BAY Montego Bay, Jamaica / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Set on a peninsula surrounded by the crystal-clear Caribbean Sea, this quiet oceanfront destination offers adults the ultimate in sophistication, relaxation, romance, and the privileges of UnlimitedLuxury®, all enhanced by a modern take on the British Colonial era. Retreat to luxurious guest suites featuring colonial décor, whirlpool tubs, and private balconies with superb ocean views. Preferred Club privileges invite you to experience an even higher level of luxury. Enjoy an upgraded suite, access to an exclusive lounge, special concierge service, daily Continental breakfast, afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities. Explore the shops, restaurants, and other attractions on the Promenade, enjoy a live show in the open-air theatre, and hit the waves for windsurfing, kayaking, and snorkeling.

• 350 AC suites

• Non-motorized water sports,

• 9 Restaurants, 8 bars & lounges

water aerobics, snorkeling

• 24-Hr room service

• Lighted tennis court

• 3 Outdoor pools, 2 whirlpools, sundeck

• Promenade with dining, shops & games

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, salon ($), fitness center, yoga

SECRETS WILD ORCHID MONTEGO BAY Montego Bay, Jamaica / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / From indigenous art to chic design, this awardwinning resort takes its inspiration from the island’s radiant surroundings, steeped in the Ethiopian roots of Jamaica’s African ancestors. Made for the youthful soul and the young at heart, guests will discover a stylish, vibrant, hip locale with the exclusive amenities of Unlimited-Luxury®. Bask in the privileges of 24-hour room service, nine gourmet restaurants, eight bars and lounges serving limitless top-shelf spirits. The fun doesn’t stop there; guests have access to daily activities and entertainment, the world-class Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, and nearby, championship-caliber golf. If a guest wants to escape to a quieter atmosphere, there’s Secrets St. James right next door, a relaxing and sophisticated ocean front getaway. Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay – Stylish. Radiant. Fun.

• 350 AC suites

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, salon ($),

• 9 Restaurants, 8 bars & lounges

fitness center, yoga

• 24-Hr room service

• Non-motorized water sports,

• Outdoor free-form pool, 3 whirlpools,

water aerobics, snorkeling

sundeck

• Promenade with dining, shops & games

• Lighted tennis court

31


CARIBBEAN

BEACHES NEGRIL RESORT & SPA Negril, Jamaica The Luxury Included® Vacation / Carefree and casually cool, the moment you walk into Beaches Negril, you officially enter a carefree zone. Negril is the place where “laid-back” was invented, and that vibe is totally contagious. Before long, you’ll be footloose and cheerful in a paradise where everything is included. When you’re located on the widest stretch of Negril’s famous Seven Mile Beach, the best place to be is at the water’s edge. That’s why we’ve even put a waterpark there. Everything you can possibly imagine is beachside – from lively pools to restaurants and bars. Seek adventure, relax, or do both. It’s all about spending time with those you love – any way you want.

• 186 AC rooms & suites

• Red Lane® Spa, Red Lane® fitness center

• 9 Restaurants, Culinary Concierge for

• Unlimited land & water sports,

dietary requests, 7 bars & lounges,

PADI dive center

swim-up bar

• The Caribbean Adventure with Sesame

• Concierge, room service

Street®, character activities

• 3 Outdoor pools, Pirates Island Waterpark

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

SANDALS NEGRIL BEACH RESORT & SPA Negril, Jamaica The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / With its blissful ambience of laid-back cool and uninhibited revelry, this tropical hideaway epitomizes the free-spirited personality that has long made Negril the exotic playground of choice for fun-loving pleasure seekers. Here on sands of pure white kissed by a sea of aquamarine, this decadently carefree resort is nestled within lushly landscaped acres along the island’s legendary Seven Mile Beach, putting you closer to the water than anywhere else in Negril. A love for Mother Nature ensures that Jamaica’s hippest resort is also its greenest – awarded an EarthCheck Double Platinum Certification for an unwavering commitment to environmental excellence for over a decade. Come let your love blossom amid the barefoot elegance and chill-out vibe.

32

• 226 AC rooms & suites

• 3 Outdoor pools, 3 whirlpools, scuba pool

• 7 Restaurants, 5 bars, swim-up bar

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

• Unlimited premium spirits

• Water sports, tennis

& Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks wines

• Customizable wedding packages,

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

free weddings

& butler service in select suites

• Complimentary Wi-Fi


CARIBBEAN

SANDALS ROYAL PLANTATION, OCHO RIOS, JAMAICA Ocho Rios, Jamaica The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / Understated elegance and exquisitely private, this intimate all-butler resort of just 74 ocean-view suites is tucked into a magnificent coral bluff. Spend your days lazing by the pool with cool libations delivered right to you by a beach butler. Tee off at nearby Sandals Golf & Country Club, followed by a spot of afternoon tea on the terrace. Renowned for unmatched attention to detail, this enclave of retro-chic sophistication showcases roaming peacocks and manicured lawns, and has long been a favorite hideaway for the international jet set and literary elite, with the likes of Ian Fleming and Noel Coward seeking its casual island elegance and authentic Jamaican vibe back in their day. Today, exquisite original furnishings and new innovations – like Jamaica’s only champagne and caviar bar – are what make this one of Ocho Rios’ best all-inclusive resorts.

• 74 AC suites, Over the Water Villas &

• Unlimited water sports, scuba diving for

Bungalows with ocean views & butler service

certified divers, tennis

• 5 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Unlimited greens fees & transfers to

• 24-Hr room service in all suites

Sandals Golf & Country Club

• 2 Outdoor pools, 2 whirlpools, 2 private beaches

• Stay at 1 Play at 3 exchange privileges

• Red Lane® Spa ($), 24-hr fitness center

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

SANDALS SOUTH COAST South Coast, Jamaica The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / The all-new resort is the perfect combination of European civility and an all-beachfront tropical getaway. From all-new Over-The-Water Bungalows, an overwater bar, and a romantic Over-The-Water Chapel, this resort brings guests closer than ever to the water. Set on a two-mile stretch of the South Coast’s most pristine white-sand beach and nestled within a 500-acre nature preserve, this spectacular seaside oasis features three distinctive European Villages. Relax by one of three pools, including Jamaica’s largest, and dine at the new Sushi on the Sand restaurant. At night, extravagant bonfire areas and fire pits add to the glow of this truly unique all-inclusive vacation destination in the heart of paradise.

• 372 AC ocean-view rooms & suites

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

• Butler service in select suites

• Unlimited land & water sports,

• 9 Restaurants, 7 bars, 2 swim-up bars

scuba diving, tennis

• Concierge, room service

• Nightly entertainment

• 4 Outdoor freshwater pools,

• Free & customizable wedding packages

4 whirlpools, scuba pool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

33


CARIBBEAN ANTIGUA • BAHAMAS • BARBADOS • GRENADA • JAMAICA • SAINT LUCIA Sandals® Resorts is the most awarded all-inclusive resort brand in the world and has been named the “World’s Leading All-Inclusive Company” for 21 consecutive years. Enjoy up to 16 restaurants per resort with 5-Star Global Gourmet™ dining, up to 11 specialty bars per resort, top-tier Love Nest Suite® accommodations with butler service, complimentary resort-wide Wi-Fi, and a variety of land and water sports including scuba diving for certified divers. All included. All unlimited. All the time.

34


CARIBBEAN JAMAICA • TURKS & CAICOS Named “World’s Leading All-Inclusive Family Resort Brand,” Beaches® Resorts is more than a vacation, it’s a Luxury Included® experience on the Caribbean’s best beaches – with everything included and unlimited! Escape to top-tier suites such as beachside villas with butler service. Indulge in up to 20 gourmet restaurants per resort, premium brand spirits, and Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks® wines. When it’s playtime, enjoy waterparks, kids camp, and thrilling land and water sports. The perfect getaway awaits you at Beaches.

35


CARIBBEAN

ROUND HILL HOTEL & VILLAS

DORADO BEACH, A RITZ-CARLTON RESERVE

Montego Bay, Jamaica / 5 Stars

Dorado, Puerto Rico / 5 Stars

Open and inviting, richly appointed and steeped in tradition, this lavish

Immerse yourself in the finest luxury resort experience set within a

tropical retreat on Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best” list takes you far beyond

lush 1,400-acre sanctuary, cited on Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best” list.

the ordinary vacation getaway. Make the most of each day, from engaging

Step into chic minimalist guest rooms, many with private plunge pools

family programs to relaxing spa treatments. Escape to understated

and close to the beach with exquisite ocean views. Enjoy savory cuisine,

elegance in Ralph Lauren-designed oceanfront guest rooms, luxury villas

including dishes created by Chef José Andrés or be pampered at the 5-acre

with dedicated staff, and spacious villa suites.

Spa Botánico, a Forbes Five Star Spa. Splash away in a day-to-night water park at this Forbes Five Star Hotel.

• 36 AC rooms & 27 AC private villas

• Elemis Spa, fitness center

• 115 AC rooms & suites

• 3 Golf courses designed by

• 2 Restaurants, 3 bars

• 5 Tennis courts, water sports

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars, café

Robert Trent Jones, Sr.

• Concierge, room service

• Pineapple Kids Club

• Concierge, room service

• Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors

• Outdoor infinity pool, kids pool,

• Live entertainment

• 2 Outdoor pools

of the Environment

natural beach

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Spa Botánico, fitness center, tennis

• Rockefeller Nature Trail

JAMAICA INN

THE RITZ-CARLTON, SAN JUAN

Ocho Rios, Jamaica / 5 Stars

San Juan, Puerto Rico / 5 Stars

All-Inclusive Option Available / A legendary resort hailed on

Now certified as a Green Hotel, this exclusive Isla Verde beachfront resort

Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best” list, this low-key boutique property is

is distinguished by trademark Ritz-Carlton service and comfortable and

perfect for relaxation or romance, thanks to world-class dining and

elegant guest rooms. Deluxe accommodations blend tropical elegance

personalized service. Revel in guest suites that open to fully furnished

with modern sophistication. Resort experiences range from spa treatments

balconies or verandas with sweeping sea views. Dive into numerous

inspired by the island’s tropical landscape, exquisite dining influenced by

water sports activities, and enjoy some of the Caribbean’s most refined

the Caribbean’s bounty, and a casino that dazzles with a roll of the dice.

international and Jamaican dishes. • 52 AC suites & cottages

• Snorkeling, kayaking, sunfish sailing,

• 416 AC rooms & suites

• Spa, salon, fitness center,

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars

paddle boarding

• 5 Restaurants, including BLT Steak,

fitness classes

• Concierge, room service

• Live entertainment

4 bars

• Casino, live entertainment

• 2 Outdoor pools, private beach

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Oceanfront pool, Jacuzzi, cabanas

• Ritz Kids

• 2 Oceanfront tennis courts

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Ocean Spa, fitness center

36


CARIBBEAN

WYNDHAM GRAND RIO MAR PUERTO RICO GOLF & BEACH RESORT

FOUR SEASONS RESORT NEVIS

Rio Grande, Puerto Rico / 4½ Stars

Nevis / 5 Stars

Seasonal Inclusive Plan Option / Sophisticated service, fine dining,

Experience the authentic and unspoiled Caribbean where a silk-sand

upscale entertainment, spacious accommodations, and a host of

beach awaits miles from any cruise ship. Stretch out in Four Seasons

thrilling outdoor activities equal a memorable vacation at this exclusive

comfort, from spacious guest rooms and suites to exclusive villas with

beachfront resort between the Atlantic Ocean and El Yunque National

private pools. Find tranquility in the award-winning spa or lounging in

Forest, the only property on the Northeast Coast with a casino. Retreat

a Luxury Beach House. Keep active by scuba-diving for your own lobster

to this Travel+Leisure “World’s Best Family Travel Resort” and relax in

dinner or playing golf amidst the dramatic views of one of the world’s

spacious guest rooms featuring breezy private balconies.

most scenic courses.

• 400 AC rooms

• Mandara Spa, fitness center

• 196 AC rooms & suites, 52 private villas

• Robert Trent Jones II 18-hole

• 7 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Tennis center, water sports

• 6 Restaurants, 3 bars & lounges

championship golf course

• Concierge, room service

• 2 Championship golf courses

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary non-motorized water

• 3 Outdoor oceanfront pools, kids pool,

• Kids activities

• 3 Outdoor infinity pools

sports, paddleboards, sailboats, kayaks,

whirlpools, sundeck

• Casino, complimentary Wi-Fi

• Spa, fitness center, 10 tennis courts

snorkeling gear

LE GUANAHANI St. Barths / 5 Stars

A member of The Leading Small Hotels of the World, this top-notch full-service oceanfront oasis impresses with unrivaled hospitality and unique décor, idyllically set on a peninsula along two talcum-soft beaches between Marigot Bay and Grand Cul de Sac. Experience ultimate comfort in newly renovated rooms and suites, housed in teak-floored cottages decorated in a rainbow of bright and pastel hues, each with its own private garden and terrace, and the majority with ocean views; some suites have their own private pools. • 67 AC rooms & suites

• 2 Outdoor pools, Jacuzzi

• 2 Restaurants, 3 bars, beach bar

• 2 Tennis courts, water sports,

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

PADI dive center, activities

• Spa My Blend by Clarins, fitness center,

• Complimentary kids club

salon

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

37


CARIBBEAN

JADE MOUNTAIN St. Lucia / 5 Stars Lauded on Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best,” this stunning resort is a cornucopia of organic architecture celebrating St. Lucia’s stunning scenic beauty – as well as a private mountaintop enclave of the beachfront resort Anse Chastanet, to which guests have full access. Individual open-walled sanctuaries each feature an extravagant private infinity pool and are stage-like settings from which to embrace the full glory of the famous Twin Piton Mountains – in all of the sanctuaries, the 4th wall is open to the views while at the same time allowing for complete privacy. Stroll and catch the rays on two soft-sand beaches. With pristine coral reefs just off shore, it’s a great opportunity for snorkeling and learning to scuba dive with the PADI pros. There’s also sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, hiking, and biking around this amazing landscape.

• 24 Open-walled suites with private

• Water sports, scuba diving,

infinity-edge pools

PADI dive center

• Restaurant, bar

• Tennis

• 24-Hr room service

• Cruises, escorted hikes, excursions

• Outdoor pool

• Access to all facilities at

• Kai en Ciel Spa, Cybex Fitness Studio, yoga

Anse Chastanet

SANDALS GRANDE ST. LUCIAN SPA & BEACH RESORT St. Lucia The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / Ideally located on its very own peninsula, this resort is often described as the “closest vacation to a picture-perfect postcard.” Cradled to the west by Rodney Bay – boasting the calmest waters in all of Saint Lucia – and to the east by the majestic Atlantic Ocean, this magnificent property showcases showcases awe-inspiring panoramic views that will linger in your heart forever. Volcanic mountains draped in blankets of green rise majestically from an impossibly clear blue sea. A sheltered mile-long beach extends an open invitation for days of endless water play. This is paradise as it was meant to be, full of natural beauty, rich in history, and resplendent in pure romance

38

• 311 AC rooms, suites & Rondovals

• Scuba diving, PADI dive center

• 12 Restaurants, 6 bars, swim-up bar

• Nightly entertainment

• Concierge, room service

• Free golf greens fees at Sandals

• 5 Outdoor freshwater pools, 4 whirlpools

Regency La Toc

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

• Customizable weddings

• Unlimited land & water sports, snorkeling

• Complimentary Wi-Fi


CARIBBEAN

SANDALS REGENCY LA TOC GOLF RESORT & SPA St. Lucia The Luxury Included® Vacation – Adults-Only / St. Lucia’s most glamorous resort, this glamorous property is a magnificent 210-acre estate set on a half-mile crescent beach, cradling exotic coral bluffs, lush hillsides, and rolling fairways. Featuring a challenging executive-style golf course, stunning oceanfront suites and the private enclave of the Sunset Bluff Village, this resort is recognized as the most sparkling jewel in the islands. Indulge in Five-Star Diamond French cuisine and other international cuisines with access to 27 restaurants with the “Stay at 1, Play at 3” exchange program Club Level Rooms overflow with extraordinary privileges, unique experiences, and exceptional service for concierge guests of Sandals Resorts, while guests in Butler Level Rooms find every detail of their vacation handled with unobtrusive grace by personal butlers trained to exacting standards.

• 331 AC rooms & suites

• Land & water sports, snorkeling

• 9 Restaurants, 8 bars, 2 swim-up bars

• 9-Hole golf course, free greens fees

• 3 Outdoor freshwater pools, scuba pool

• Nightly entertainment

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

• Free & customizable wedding packages

• Scuba diving for certified divers,

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

PADI dive center, tennis

MARIGOT BAY RESORT & MARINA BY CAPELLA St. Lucia / 4½ Stars Optional Meal Plans Available / Nestled in the hillside on the west coast of Saint Lucia, this contemporary retreat is a luxury getaway inviting travelers from around the world to experience the ultimate island immersion. The resort’s guest rooms include 57 one-, two-, and three-bedroom suites featuring spacious balconies and extensive views of the bay or lush tropical gardens; many rooms offer private plunge pools. The Grill at 14°61° offers thoughtfully prepared farm-to-fork dining by Executive Chef Billy Boyle, while guests enjoy breathtaking views of Marigot Bay. An intimate Rum Cave houses specialty local rum and offers rum tasting classes in a space reminiscent of an authentic distillery. Guests are afforded even more luxury at the award-winning Auriga Spa, inspired by Saint Lucia’s natural environment, which utilizes indigenous ingredients. Marigot Bay Marina accommodates some of the most luxurious mega-yachts in the world.

• 124 AC rooms & suites

• 2 Outdoor freshwater infinity pools,

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars, Rum Cave,

kids pool

Farm-to-Fork Dining

• Auriga Spa, 24-hr fitness center,

• Concierge, room service,

yoga, Pilates

personal assistants

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Water sports, marina

39


CARIBBEAN ST. LUCIA Rising majestically above an exclusive 600-acre beachfront estate, Jade Mountain is a cornucopia of organic architecture celebrating St. Lucia’s stunning scenic beauty. Expect grand sweeping spaces where bedroom, living area, and an extravagantly-sized private infinity-edge pool form an amazing plateau that seems to float in space, with the fourth wall missing entirely.

40


CARIBBEAN ST. MARTIN Belmond La Samanna is a unique luxury resort and boutique hotel on the beach of Baie Longue on the French side of St. Martin. 83 guest rooms and suites are located on the beach or on a small cliff above the beach, and four luxurious villas offer another option for your VIP stays as well as private event venues. A highlight of each is a walk-out patio or covered terrace overlooking the beach and sea.

41


CARIBBEAN

BELMOND LA SAMANNA

COMO PARROT CAY TURKS & CAICOS

St. Martin / 4½ Stars

Turks & Caicos / 5 Stars

A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, this property on

Recognized on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2017” and Travel+Leisure’s

Travel+Leisure’s “T+L 500” has been heralded as one of the Caribbean’s

“World’s Best,” this family-friendly sanctuary sits on an immaculate

most elegant resorts for years – an authentic French Caribbean hideaway

private island. The secluded resort spans a thousand acres of white-sand

combining classic luxury, natural extravagance, and outstanding service.

beaches and lush tropical landscapes. At Shambhala Retreat, restore the

Stroll from your plush room directly onto the sands of stunning Long

senses through Asian-inspired holistic therapies. Enjoy succulent dining

Bay. Let a skilled therapist apply a revitalizing Shiatsu massage, then

options, from Caribbean-inspired fare and local ingredients and seafood,

watch a gorgeous sunset while savoring gourmet cuisine.

to contemporary Asian and modern Mediterranean.

• 83 AC rooms & suites, villas with

• 24-Hr room service

• 73 AC rooms, suites & villas

• Outdoor infinity pool

butler service

• Indoor-outdoor spa, fitness center, yoga

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Non-motorized water sports, tennis

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, beach bar

• Motorized & non-motorized

• Concierge, room service

• Kids club

• 2 Outdoor pools, pool beverage service,

water sports

• COMO Shambhala Retreat, fitness center,

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

beach cabanas

• 3 Tennis courts, resident pros

yoga, Pilates

THE PALMS TURKS AND CAICOS Turks & Caicos / 5 Stars The Palms Turks and Caicos inhabits the role of an elegant, luxurious, award-winning resort, but beneath that cultivated exterior beats an untamed heart. Exquisite amenities fill the 72 suites and penthouses. Inspired Caribbean fusion cuisine delights diners in the stunningly beautiful Parallel23 Restaurant. Ageless remedies combine with contemporary wellness technology in the award-winning Spa at The Palms. All of this elegance and indulgence is presented in a friendly, casual manner that soothes the spirit. Whether you choose to relax on the crystal white sands of Grace Bay Beach or unwind by the serpentine infinity pool, The Palms offers a blissful retreat. Come for a visit and indulge your inner wild child.

• 72 AC suites

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars

• 2016 US News “Best Hotel in Turks

• Outdoor infinity pool

and Caicos”

• The Spa at the Palms

• 2014 Condé Nast Johansens Best Hotel

• Non-motorized water sports

Spa Award

• Conch Kritters Club (ages 4-12)

42


CARIBBEAN

BEACHES TURKS & CAICOS RESORT VILLAGES & SPA Turks & Caicos All-Inclusive / Dive into a one-of-a-kind, unbelievably exciting allinclusive Turks & Caicos vacation for the whole family. A 45,000 squarefoot water park; five magnificent villages, boasting the architecture and ambiance of Italy, France, the Caribbean, and Key West; a 12-mile beach lapped by clear turquoise waters; endless fun activities for everyone, from tots to tweens and teens, featuring Sesame Street® characters, the Xbox Play Lounge and a sizzlin’ teen disco, Liquid at Beaches – it’s all located on one of the world’s best beaches, pristine Grace Bay.

• 758 AC rooms & suites

• Water sports, PADI dive center, tennis

• 21 Restaurants, 15 bars, 4 swim-up bars

• Kids & teens programs, Liquid Nightclub

• Concierge, room service

• Xbox Play Lounge, The Caribbean

• 10 Outdoor pools, Pirates Island

Adventure with Sesame Street®

Waterpark

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

WEST BAY CLUB

THE BUCCANEER

Turks & Caicos / 4½ Stars

St. Croix, USVI / 4½ Stars

The tranquil shores of Grace Bay are home to this luxury all-suite

Founded in the 17th century, and now designated a “Historic Hotel of

boutique resort, a peaceful and luxurious retreat with an architecture and

America,” this enchanted oceanfront resort blends Old World charm

style that gracefully blends Caribbean charm with modern chic. Enjoy the

with warm St. Croix hospitality, spotlighting elegant accommodations,

cooling breezes from large outdoor terraces or relax in the comfort of the

golf, tennis, exquisite beaches, fine restaurants, water sports, spa, fitness

finely appointed living areas with floor-to-ceiling windows that enhance

center, and kids camp. Set on 340 tropical acres, the resort offers a luxury

the oceanfront luxury experience and add an eco-friendly touch.

country club setting just minutes from historic Christiansted, as well as sightseeing, duty-free shopping, and fine dining.

• 46 AC 1- to 4-bedroom oceanfront

• Spa Anani, fitness center

• 138 AC rooms & suites

• 18-Hole golf course, tennis center

suites with washer & dryer

• Non-motorized water sports, bicycles

• 3 Restaurants, poolside bar,

& pro instruction

• 2 Restaurants including one beachfront,

• Kids programs

free full American breakfast

• Free paddleboards, kayaks, snorkeling

2 bars, complimentary full breakfast daily

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 2 Outdoor pools

• Live entertainment

• Hideaway Spa

• Kids club (ages 4-12)

• Outdoor pool

43


CARIBBEAN

THE RITZ-CARLTON, ST. THOMAS

THE WESTIN ST. JOHN RESORT & VILLAS

St. Thomas, USVI / 5 Stars

St. John, USVI / 4½ Stars

Spacious accommodations blended with warm Caribbean hospitality

This award-winning deluxe resort stands on the southwest coast of

await you at this tropical escape. Resort- and ocean-view guest rooms

St. John, surrounded by 47 acres of lush tropical gardens and opening

and suites, each with a private balcony or terrace, occupy charming villas

onto a crescent beach along Great Cruz Bay. Retreat to contemporary-

set above clear blue waters. Set sail to neighboring islands aboard the

style guest rooms with private patios or balconies overlooking the resort

53-ft. catamaran Lady Lynsey, or escape to the spa for a stress-relieving

or bay. Dive into a range of water sports, serve it up on the tennis center’s

treatment. Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

six turf courts, and rejuvenate with sensuous treatments at the spa.

introduces the natural wonders of St. Thomas. • 180 AC rooms

• Water sports, tennis, private catamaran

• 252 AC villas (studio & 1-, 2- & 3-

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars, pool bar

• Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors

bedroom)

• Spa, WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio

• Concierge, room service

of the Environment

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars, deli

• Tennis, non-motorized water sports

• 2 Outdoor pools, kids pool, 2 beaches

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, room service

• Westin Family Kids Club, teen center

• 3 Outdoor pools

• Car rental agency on property

• Spa, salon, fitness center

Trunk Bay, St John, USVI

44

• Outdoor oceanfront pool, private beach


CARIBBEAN ST. JOHN, USVI With its ideal location on Great Cruz Bay along 1,200 feet of private beach, The Westin St. John invites you to unwind in spacious guest rooms, studios, and one-, two-, and three-bedroom villas. Each villa features plush Westin Heavenly® Beds, refreshing marble Westin Heavenly® Baths, kitchens or kitchenettes, and spacious living areas.

45


MEXICO AND COSTA RICA There’s the stunning coastlines. The ancient sites. The culinary abundance. The cultural enchantment. The glittering cities. The amazing resorts. But most of all, the pulse of Mexico and Costa Rica is the friendly and gracious people, eager to share their way of life with you.

46


MEXICO

EXCELLENCE PLAYA MUJERES Cancun / My Time / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Dip into ultimate all-inclusive luxury, where the bliss of a premiere Cancun luxury resort meets the intimacy of an emergent beach. This adults only, self-contained resort includes a variety of international cuisine, access to shopping, an inland 170-slip marina, and two miles of untouched powdery white-sand beaches only moments from the famous nightlife of Cancun. Enter into this immaculate all-suite, adults-only resort and step into an unrivaled world situated along a pristine peninsula between the Caribbean and a wetlands preserve, and enjoy the remoteness this luxury resort offers even while being just 25 minutes from Cancun International Airport. Take a swing at the Greg Norman-designed golf course and then sit effortlessly in the serenity of the world-class Miilé Spa. Here it’s all about seclusion, serenity, and above all else, excellence. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 450 AC suites with round Jacuzzis

• 7 Outdoor pools

& private terraces

• Non-motorized water sports,

• 9 Restaurants, 10 bars, pool & swim-up bars

scuba lessons, tennis

• Concierge, room service

• Greg Norman golf course at Playa

• Miilé Spa, salon, fitness center, yoga,

Mujeres Golf Club ($)

Pilates

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

FINEST PLAYA MUJERES BY EXCELLENCE GROUP Cancun / My Time / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Cancun’s only all-inclusive luxury family-friendly resort, this stellar beachfront property stands in a pristine tropical landscape nestled between the Caribbean Sea and a wildlife preserve. Elegant and modern suites are tailored to discriminating vacationers and feature oversize Jacuzzis, swim-up rooms, private pools, private furnished balconies or patios with breathtaking views, rooftop terraces, the latest entertainment amenities, and family-designed suites. From the 18-hole Greg Norman-designed Playa Mujeres Golf Club to scuba diving, deep-sea fishing, tennis lessons and private yachting excursions, the activities thrill – and the world-class spa soothes ultimately. For guests seeking exclusivity on an even higher scale, the Finest Club for all ages and the Excellence Club for adults offer tailored services like private check-in and upgraded in-suite amenities. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 450 AC junior suites with Jacuzzis

• 10 Outdoor pools, 2 kids pools, sundeck

& private balconies

• ONE Spa, fitness center

• Excellence Club

• Non-motorized water sports

• 12 Restaurants (unlimited lobster

• Daily & nightly entertainment

included), 16 bars with premium brands

• Kids & teens clubs (3+ yrs.)

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

47


MEXICO

LE BLANC SPA RESORT Cancun / 5 Stars All-Inclusive / Opening onto a spectacular beach overlooking the Caribbean Sea, this sleek and modern Condé Nast Traveler “Gold List 2016” resort delivers an unforgettable adults-only vacation getaway, enhanced by a high level of personal attention. Luxurious guest rooms have contemporary and minimalist décor, plus double Jacuzzis, private balconies, and mesmerizing water views. For complete relaxation, experience a day at the spa, where soothing treatment rooms and suites set the scene for rejuvenating massages, aromatherapy, and reflexology, all with breathtaking views of the Nichupté Lagoon. Stroll the white sands of Cancun’s world-famous beach, dip into three outdoor pools, and sooth muscles in a pair of outdoor Jacuzzis. Savor the finest haute cuisine at any of the four international restaurants, and enjoy top-shelf drinks at any of the exquisite bars. • 260 AC rooms with Jacuzzis

• Tours & excursions

• 5 Restaurants, 5 bars & lounges

• Wedding/anniversary package

• 24-Hr room & butler service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 3 Outdoor pools, 2 infinity pools • Spa, salon, fitness center, sauna, steam room, yoga, Pilates

BELOVED PLAYA MUJERES BY EXCELLENCE GROUP Cancun / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Immerse yourself in luxury and natural Caribbean beauty at this all-suite, adults-only boutique hotel. Set on a quiet peninsula in Playa Mujeres, this hideaway is nestled in a private beachfront community. Revel in spacious suites furnished in regal contemporary style, with fourposter beds, marble baths, and private furnished balconies. The Beloved Spa offers an unparalleled range of full-service wellness treatments, fitness equipment, and spa amenities to address well-being on every level. Whether you’re on a quest for spiritual balance, a relaxing getaway, a makeover, or a tune-up for the body and mind, this Cancun spa resort program will set you on a path to total wellness. Play through carefully crafted water holes, jungles, bunkers, greens, and traps framed by the beauty of the Mexican Caribbean on the 18-hole, par 72 Greg Norman signature golf course.

• 109 AC suites

• Greg Norman-designed 18-hole

• 4 Restaurants, 4 bars, lounge

golf course ($)

• Concierge, room service

• Wedding & honeymoon packages

• 3 Outdoor pools, 4 outdoor Jacuzzis

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• The Beloved Spa, fitness center • Non-motorized water sports, tennis

48


MEXICO

GRAND FIESTA AMERICANA CORAL BEACH CANCUN Cancun / 4½ Stars This all-suite enchanted resort, a member of Preferred Hotels and Resorts, sits on the prestigious northern tip of Cancun, where a large coral reef protects the powdery beach and calm waves. Retreat to refined oceanfacing suites featuring marble floors, sunken living room areas, private balconies, and spectacular views. Dine on exquisite French-Mediterranean cuisine at the award-winning Le Basilic. The 40,000-square-foot Gem Spa boasts stunning sophisticated design, innovative treatments inspired by gemstone therapy, unique amenities – including a 10-step hydrotherapy ritual – and 26 treatment rooms. The new Coral KidZ Club is designed to ignite the imagination of younger guests, spotlighting supervised pool and beach games, competitions, and arts and sports skills.

• 602 AC suites with ocean-facing

• 24-Hr room service

balconies

• Outdoor lagoon-style pool

• All-inclusive option available in

• Gem Spa, fitness center, beauty salon

Club Level suites

• Motorized & non-motorized water sports

• 5 Restaurants, 4 bars, swim-up bar,

• Coral KidZ Club

poolside bar

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

LIVE AQUA CANCUN Cancun / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / This modern adults-only resort presents a unique, innovative concept: a “Be Yourself Hotel” designed for contemporary adults seeking a place to feel at home, a place that’s relaxed, free, and idyllic. Here, guests indulge in pleasures for all their senses – leisure and fun and cuisine. Allow yourself a unique stay with sublime details. The experience begins as soon as you arrive, with the pleasure of seeing and being seen. Irresistible temptations, a range of fine cuisine, and refined service create a truly authentic and unique vacation experience. After sunny days filled with sightseeing, shopping, and recreation, head to the spa for exquisite massages, wraps, and scrubs, as well as hydrotherapy and thalassotherapy, delivered in 12 treatment rooms. Guests enjoy Cancun’s famous sun at eight outdoor pools, two tennis courts, and the nearby golf course.

• 371 AC rooms & suites

• Daily activities & rituals

• 8 Restaurants, 4 bars including

• Wedding & honeymoon packages ($)

swim-up bar

• Wi-Fi included

• 7 Outdoor pools, outdoor Jacuzzi • Spa Aqua ($), fitness center, yoga • 2 Tennis courts

49


MEXICO

SECRETS PLAYA MUJERES GOLF & SPA RESORT Cancun / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Set along the luscious white-sand beaches of Playa Mujeres, this all-suite award-winning resort raises the bar on adults-only luxury. Welcome to a world of Unlimited-Luxury® where everything is included. Retreat to elegant guest suites with king-size beds and private furnished terraces or balconies. Preferred Club privileges invite you to experience an even higher level of luxury. Enjoy an upgraded suite, access to an exclusive lounge, special concierge service, daily Continental breakfast, afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities. There’s a wide range of recreational activities, beginning with golf at Playa Mujeres Golf Course, plus water sports such as kayaking, sailing Hobie Cats®, snorkeling, windsurfing, and scuba diving lessons. Rejuvenate at the spa with relaxing side-by-side couples massages in a serene private escape.

• 424 AC junior suites

• Non-motorized water sports, tennis

• 9 Restaurants including buffet,

• Dance, cooking & cocktail classes

5 à la carte restaurants, two grills, café

• Live nightly entertainment

• 2 Outdoor pools, 4 whirlpools

• Complimentary greens fees at

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, salon,

Playa Mujeres Golf Course

fitness center

SECRETS THE VINE CANCUN Cancun / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / This posh adults-only resort offers all the indulgences of Unlimited-Luxury®, starting with limitless gourmet dining and top-shelf spirits, as well as exciting live evening shows and special themed events. Revel in sommelier-led wine tastings featuring some of the world’s finest wine collections, and stay connected both on the resort and to home with the all-new complimentary Unlimited Connectivity app. Modern, luxurious, and chic accommodations feature Italian porcelain and teak wood furnishings, plus private terraces overlooking the crystalclear Caribbean Sea and Laguna Nichupté. Preferred Club privileges invite you to experience an even higher level of luxury. Enjoy an upgraded suite, access to an exclusive lounge, special concierge service, daily Continental breakfast, afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities.

50

• 497 AC rooms & suites

• Cocktail classes, wine tasting & pairing,

• 8 Restaurants, 6 bars

cigar rolling

• 3 Outdoor infinity pools, Jacuzzi

• Complimentary greens fees

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia® ($),

• Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

fitness center, salon ($), yoga

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

• Snorkeling, kayaks

• Complimentary Wi-Fi


Live Aqua Cancun

MEXICO CANCUN • PUERTO VALLARTA • LOS CABOS • PLAYA DEL CARMEN • COZUMEL At La Colección resorts you’ll discover luxury as it surrounds you. It’s an experience like no other, bringing to life everything that is unique and exhilarating about Mexico – the rich culture, traditional and contemporary cuisine, serene soul soothing waters at the best beaches in the world, warm, world-class hospitality, and unrivaled accommodations and amenities.

51


MEXICO

THE RITZ-CARLTON, CANCUN

PARADISUS CANCUN

Cancun / 5 Stars

Cancun / 4½ Stars

This Forbes Five Star luxury resort offers dramatic views of the Caribbean

All-Inclusive / Perfectly situated on the soft white sand beaches of

from every single room. Take advantage of the equally dramatic dining

Cancun, this exclusive beach resort provides the perfect accommodations

experience here, where seven innovative dining options are offered

for your vacation getaway, a chance to experience the stunning beauty

including two award-winning restaurants and the only on-the-beach

that has made Cancun an international destination in the comfort of a

dining option in Cancun. Relax at The Ritz-Carlton Spa, and savor

luxury resort on par with the highest standards of excellence. Whether

entertaining and invigorating cooking classes at the residential-style

you are on the beach, at one of the four lagoon-inspired pools, or dining

culinary center designed by Viking Range®.

in any of nine on-site restaurants, the goal is your total satisfaction.

• 363 AC rooms & suites with private

• The Ritz-Carlton Spa, fitness center

• 668 AC rooms & suites including family

• 3 Pools, kids pool, Aqua World

balconies

• Tennis

concierge junior suites & 1-bedroom suites

• YHI SPA, The YHI Spa Wellness Center

• 7 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Ritz Kids Club

• 10 Restaurants (buffet & 9 à la carte),

• Water sports, tennis, 9-Hole golf course

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

7 bars, deli

• Kids Zone, teen zone

• 2 Outdoor heated pools, whirlpool

• Concierge, room service

• Daily & nightly entertainment

NIZUC RESORT & SPA Cancun / 4½ Stars

A top-notch haven for ultimate relaxation on two secluded beaches in the enclave of Punta Nizuc, this stellar resort – hailed on Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best” – redefines the standard for luxury in Mexico and around the world. Soundproof suites feature exquisite modern décor, Egyptian cotton linens, king beds, spacious baths with deep-soaking tubs and rainfall showers, modern tech amenities, and panoramic ocean views from floor-to-ceiling windows and expansive private terraces.

52

• 274 AC suites

• NIZUC SPA by ESPA, fitness center, yoga

• 6 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Tennis, kayaks, paddleboards

• Concierge, room service

• Wine pairings, sushi & tequila tasting

• 5 Outdoor pools including adults-only

nights, kids club & activities

pool & kids pool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi


MEXICO CANCUN The adults-only and all-inclusive Le Blanc Spa Resort in Cancun beckons you from the white-sand beaches and sparkling waters of the Caribbean. With the lapping Caribbean waves and the warm tropical breeze helping you relax, unwind and let go. Our adults-only all-inclusive resort overflows with some of the most enticing activities in Cancun.

53


MEXICO

ZÖETRY VILLA ROLANDI ISLA MUJERES CANCUN Isla Mujeres / My Time / 4½ Stars Endless Privileges® / Idyllically located in the southern zone of enchanting Isla Mujeres, this delightful all-suite boutique hideaway combines Endless Privileges® with holistic wellness, tranquility, and romance. Step aboard the Cocoon I yacht for complimentary transfers from Cancun. Retreat to suites featuring modern décor with Italian marble finishing and spa-like baths with dual therapeutic showers, steam bath, and elegant Bvlgari® amenities. A sitting area leads to large private terraces with a whirlpool and unparalleled ocean views. The quietly sophisticated Casa Rolandi Restaurant specializes in SwissNorthern Italian cuisine, served in an open-air dining room connected to a deck overlooking the water. The unique Thalasso Spa features seven treatment cabins, saltwater pool, and steam room, and delivers relaxing, rejuvenating treatments. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 35 AC suites with private terraces,

• Water sports, shopping

whirlpools & ocean views

• Private yacht Cocoon I

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Life enrichment activities

• 24-Hr concierge

• Sightseeing & excursions

• 2 Outdoor pools, outdoor seawater Jacuzzi

• Complimentary greens fees

• Thalasso Spa, yoga

at Playa Mujeres Golf Club

GRAND VELAS RIVIERA MAYA Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / My Time / 5 Stars All-Inclusive / Enter an intimate candlelit world of all-inclusive luxury, a seductive jewel that welcomes you to experience romance, magic, revelry, and heartwarming culinary indulgence. The resort has an idyllic design with three luxurious ambiances: The Ambassador is for families with special family-friendly amenities. The exclusive Grand Class is the adults-only section for those seeking ultimate relaxation and seclusion. The Zen Grand offers an immersion in a natural setting and the whispered treasures of the Mayan Jungle. Uncover your slice of paradise in elegantly appointed suites with modern Mexican décor, L’Occitane bath amenities, and private plunge pools. Center yourself with daily activities and programs including Pilates, yoga, Tai Chi, and Zumba, and rejuvenate at the world-class spa. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel.

54

• 539 AC suites

• 3 Outdoor pools, kids pool,

• 8 Restaurants (5 gourmet dining venues

pool & beach concierge service

& 3 all-day restaurants) including

• SE Spa, fitness center

Cocina de Autor, Frida & Piaf, KOI Bar

• Kids’ Clubs & Teens’ Club

& Lounge

• Seasonal activities

• Concierge, room service, 24-hr suite service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi


MEXICO

GRAND VELAS RIVIERA MAYA GRAND CLASS Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 5 Stars All-Inclusive – Adults-Only / Experience the splendor of a true oceanfront escape in the Riviera Maya. A luxury resort-within-a-resort, the Grand Class section is designed for relaxation and invites you to soak up endless views of the Mexican Caribbean from the immersion pool on your private terrace. Elegant suites also feature modern Mexican décor, L’Occitane bath amenities, hot tubs, and the latest tech amenities. Sit down to à la carte dinner at five signature restaurants: Frida (gourmet Mexican cuisine), Cocina de Autor (creative-evolutionary cuisine), Piaf (traditional French cuisine), Sen Lin (Asian cuisine), and Lucca (ItalianMediterranean cuisine), and enjoy sunset wine pairings and 12-course tasting menus. Center yourself with daily activities and programs including Pilates, yoga, Tai Chi, and Zumba, and rejuvenate at the world-class spa. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 90 AC suites

• Water sports

• 8 Restaurants, 7 bars

• Golf nearby

• Concierge, room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 3 Outdoor pools • SE Spa, fitness center, Pilates, yoga, Tai Chi, Zumba

ZOËTRY PARAISO DE LA BONITA RIVIERA MAYA Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / My Time / 5 Stars Endless Privileges® / This ultra-lavish award-winning boutique resort gives a luxury vacation new meaning, focusing on wellness, serenity, and romance, as well as social and environmental responsibility. Oceanfront suites boast private terraces, hand-selected artwork, and the perfect touch of harmony. Luxurious amenities include a welcome bottle of tequila, 20-minute Thalasso experience, Bvlgari® amenities, daily bottle of sparkling wine, chauffeured airport transfers, and many more extras. The award-winning La Canoa restaurant rewards your palate with sumptuous creations infused with flavors and spices from around the world. Find an invigorating experience at the first certified Thalassotherapy Spa in North America – the ultimate wellness retreat with unparalleled pampering, Mayan treatments, and body wraps. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel.

• 90 AC suites with private terraces

• Complimentary worldwide calling

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, 24-hr in-suite

& Wi-Fi

private dining

• Complimentary sunset catamaran sail

• 24-Hr concierge service, maid service

• Complimentary golf greens fees nearby

3x daily

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience with

• Thalasso Center & Spa

select nearby resorts

55


MEXICO

EXCELLENCE RIVIERA CANCUN Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / My Time / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Nestled along Mexico’s Riviera Maya coast, this Travel+Leisure 2015 “T+L 500” adults-only resort enchants with lush tropical grounds, top-notch amenities, and genuine hospitality. This all-suite, adults-only resort offers classic Caribbean décor on a sugary white-sand beach on Mexico’s Riviera Maya Coast. Sumptuous suites, world-class service, 11 exquisite dining options, 10 stylish bars and lounges complete the all-inclusive luxury experience. Enjoy a stateof-the-art fitness center, a variety of daily activities and nightly shows or discover Miilé Spa, where deluxe services and facilities create moments of relaxation. Activities include snorkeling, deep-sea angling, water polo, yoga, water aerobics, and Spanish, dance, and cooking classes. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel.

• 440 AC suites with jetted whirlpool tubs

• Wedding packages & honeymoon packages

• Excellence Club

• Miilé Spa, fitness center

• 11 Restaurants, 10 bars

• Water sports, scuba lessons,

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

lighted tennis courts

• 6 Outdoor pools, 2 Jacuzzis,

• Nightly entertainment

3 integrated whirlpools

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

SECRETS MAROMA BEACH RIVIERA CANCUN Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / 5 Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Tucked away on secluded Maroma Beach, this resort on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” provides opulence to the most discerning traveler, featuring a pure white-sand beach and stunning ocean views. A shimmering infinity pool and swim-up bar provide a gorgeous setting for sheer relaxation, and guests enjoy endless gourmet fare and top-shelf spirits from exquisite restaurants and stylish bars and lounges. Elegant suites, some with personal swim-out access, have 24-hour room service and daily refreshed mini-bars. Preferred Club privileges invite you to experience an even higher level of luxury. Enjoy an upgraded suite, access to an exclusive lounge, special concierge service, daily Continental breakfast, afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities.

• 412 AC suites

• Secrets Spa By Pevonia®, salon ($),

• 7 Á la carte restaurants, buffet, grill,

fitness center

café, 6 bars

• Complimentary greens fees nearby

• Outdoor infinity pool, 12 smaller pools

• Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

for swim-out suites

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

• Non-motorized water sports

56


MEXICO

BREATHLESS RIVIERA CANCUN RESORT & SPA Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / This all-new resort offers guests an adults-only vacation experience focused on exhilarating entertainment, trendsetting restaurants, bars, and lounges, and a vibrant social lifestyle, all in a stunning oceanfront location along the Riviera Maya. Enjoy all of the benefits of Unlimited-Luxury®, where everything is included, such as 24-hour room service, pool and beach wait services, limitless gourmet dining options and premium brand beverages, and a daily refreshed mini bar. Bask in the sun on the broad white-sand beach and on a sundeck alongside sparkling swimming pools, and rejuvenate yourself in the world-class spa. Relax in ultra-contemporary guest suites featuring spectacular views of the ocean, gardens, or pools. Dive into around-the-clock entertainment and activities, including golf, water sports, and spa bliss.

• 526 AC suites

• Dance classes

• 10 Restaurants, 9 bars

• Daily activities, nightly entertainment

• 24-Hr room service

• Complimentary golf greens fees at

• 3 Outdoor pools, sundeck

• Grand Coral Rivera Maya

• Spa by Pevonia®, fitness center

• Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

• Water sports

EL DORADO CASITAS ROYALE BY KARISMA Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars Gourmet Inclusive® / Located along a quiet stretch of white-sand beach in the Riviera Maya, this award-winning adults-only resort epitomizes laid-back atmosphere and private luxury. Spacious casitas feature kingsize beds, in-suite Jacuzzis for two, private outdoor showers, and balconies or terraces with precious Caribbean views. Gourmet Inclusive® service provides individualized concierge, gourmet à la carte dining, 24-hour room service, daily restocked mini bar, and nightly turndown. Take a scuba clinic in the main pool and you’ll be immersed in an underwater world in no time. Go with the flow in fourteen swimming pools, including a natural saltwater pool. You’ll also find tennis courts and yoga classes, wine tastings and dance lessons. Cruise the grounds on a bicycle, join an exciting ATV tour, and saddle up for horseback riding on the beach.

• 205 AC casitas suites including

• 2 Náay Spas, fitness center, tennis

swim-up suites

• Live music & entertainment nightly

• 15 Restaurants, 17 bars

• Access to all El Dorado Royale

• Personalized concierge,

& Generations Riviera Maya

beach & pool butler • 14 Outdoor pools

57


MEXICO

EL DORADO MAROMA, A BEACHFRONT RESORT BY KARISMA Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars Gourmet-Inclusive® / This award-winning, Green Globe Certified resort sits on mesmerizing Maroma Beach. Now offering Mexico’s first palafitos, or over-water bungalow suites, this treasure is where luxury and romance intermingle freely. The elegant property offers national and international cuisine in multiple dining settings, and the Gourmet Inclusive® style provides premium beverages, cuisine delicacies, concierge, beach butler service, culinary activities, and turndown service. Squeeze the most out of every minute with a variety of thrilling water sports. Center yourself with yoga, and find your steps in dance classes. “Education” can be fun when it’s interactive cooking lessons and tequila tastings. And there’s a world of available excursions right next door at Marina Maroma, including swimming with dolphins, horseback riding, ATVs, and deep-sea fishing.

• 157 AC rooms including Palafitos,

• Non-motorized water sports,

infinity pool suites & swim-up suites

motorized water sports offered ($)

• 7 Restaurants, 5 bars, room service

• Adjacent to Marina Maroma

• 3 Outdoor pools

• Day & night activities, live music

• Náay Spa ($), fitness center, oceanfront Sky Massages

LIVE AQUA BOUTIQUE RESORT PLAYA DEL CARMEN Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Exquisite restaurants, stylish guestrooms, a rooftop infinity pool, contemporary art and authentic elements meet harmoniously to create an exclusive boutique getaway for adults in the heart of Playa del Carmen’s iconic La Quinta Avenida, just steps from a white-sand beach. Spacious, sleek guest rooms feature minimalistic décor, black onyx baths, the latest tech and entertainment amenities and floor-to-ceiling windows, and open to breezy private verandas. Find the harmony, absolute relaxation, and rejuvenation that you need at Feel Sense Spa by Live Aqua. Your senses come alive as soon as you enter the sauna and hear a special mix of relaxing music that sets the tone for your entire visit. Every therapy is specially designed to please the senses and restore your body, mind and spirit.

• 60 AC suites & villas

• Bicycles available

• 4 Restaurants, coffee bar & deli, 2 bars

• Live entertainment

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Outdoor pool • Feel Sense Spa • 24-Hr fitness center

58


MEXICO

SECRETS AKUMAL RIVIERA MAYA Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Ideally located in the heart of the Riviera Maya along the white-sand beaches and calm, clear waters of Akumal, this stunning resort offers adults a charming, picturesque escape complete with an exceptional Unlimited-Luxury® experience. Posh guest suites feature in-suite whirlpools for two and open to private furnished terraces or balconies. Dine at nine gourmet à la carte restaurants, featuring international cuisine, Mexican, Italian, Pan-Asian, French, and seafood specialties. Dive into snorkeling adventures, sail a Hobie Cat®, go kayaking and deep-sea fishing, join a dance class, and learn to mix exotic cocktails. Tee off at the nearby Riviera Maya Golf Club, where the greens fees are complimentary. After a day of play, head to Secrets Spa by Pevonia® for luxurious massage treatments.

• 434 AC rooms & suites

• Non-motorized water sports

• 9 Restaurants, café, grill, 7 bars

• Cocktail classes, dance lessons

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Kids club, live entertainment

• 3 Outdoor pools, 2 whirlpools

• Unlimited Connectivity app

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia® ($),

• Complimentary greens fees at nearby

fitness center, yoga

Riviera Maya Golf Club

SECRETS CAPRI RIVIERA CANCUN Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Perfectly situated on the Mexican Riviera, this striking adults-only Unlimited-Luxury® resort focuses on providing enhanced levels of services and amenities. You’ll be welcomed with a unique concierge-style experience featuring personalized check-in, pool and beach wait service, 24-hour concierge service, and complimentary Internet access. Most guest rooms and suites have a fabulous view of the Caribbean Sea and sugary white-sand beach. Recalibrate yourself to an intimate and romantic atmosphere, and dive into numerous daily activities and nightly entertainment. The all-Preferred Club Resort provides guests with an even higher level of luxury. Enjoy an upgraded suite, access to an exclusive lounge, special concierge service, daily Continental breakfast, afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities. • 291 AC rooms & suites

• Tennis, non-motorized water sports

• 5 Restaurants, buffet, café, 4 bars

• Complimentary greens fees nearby

• 24-Hr room & concierge services

• Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

• Outdoor dual-temperature pool, whirlpool

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia® ($), salon ($), fitness center

59


MEXICO

SECRETS SILVERSANDS RIVIERA CANCUN Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / A modern marvel in contemporary design, this award-winning all-suite resort brings sophistication and distinction to the Riviera Maya. Experience the finest in Unlimited-Luxury®, including endless meals, snacks, and top-shelf spirits served in gourmet restaurants and stylish lounges, plus limitless day and evening activities. Indulge in a massage at Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, and tee off with complimentary greens fees at a nearby golf course. Modern, stylish guest suites feature suspended king-size beds, in-suite whirlpools for two, and private terraces or balconies with resort or sea views. Preferred Club privileges invite you to experience an even higher level of luxury. Enjoy an upgraded suite, access to an exclusive lounge, special concierge service, daily Continental breakfast, afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities. • 441 AC suites

• Non-motorized water sports, tennis,

• 8 À la carte restaurants, buffet, 8 bars

Euro-bungee

• 8 Outdoor pools, whirlpool

• Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

• Secrets Spa By Pevonia® ($), salon ($),

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

fitness center, yoga • Complimentary greens fees nearby

BANYON TREE MAYAKOBA

ANDAZ MAYAKOBA RESORT RIVIERA MAYA

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 5 Stars

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

This upscale resort on Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best Hotels” and Condé

Located in the Mayakoba Resort complex just north of Playa del Carmen,

Nast Traveler’s “Gold List” brings Asian hospitality to the Riviera Maya.

this luxury beachfront resort is surrounded by tranquil lagoons and lush

Individual villas, each with its own pool, are havens of seclusion and

vegetation with nature trails winding throughout – a hidden paradise

elegance, with outdoor tubs, private gardens, and breezy terraces. Take

where style meets nature in an innovative hospitality experience. Guest

the plunge into the world’s second-largest coral reef, tee off on the Greg

rooms feature open layouts and open to private verandas with garden,

Norman championship golf course, and rejuvenate your senses in the

golf course, lagoon, or sea views. Suites also have private plunge pools.

award-winning spa.

60

• 122 AC villas with oversize private pools

• Water sports, tennis

• 214 AC rooms & suites

• Water sports, nature trails

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Greg Norman-designed PGA

• 4 Restaurants, 2 lounges,

• Mayakoba Tennis Centre

• Concierge, room service

championship golf course

beachfront tequila bar

• Greg Norman-designed El Camaleón

• 2 Outdoor pools, kids pool

• Kids Meeting Point

• 2 Outdoor pools, whirlpool

Golf Club

• Banyan Tree Spa, fitness center, yoga class

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Naum Wellness & Spa, fitness center, yoga

• Mayakoba Camp


MEXICO

BELMOND MAROMA RESORT & SPA

IBEROSTAR GRAND HOTEL PARAISO

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

This secluded ultra-luxury hideaway on Travel+Leisure’s 2015 “T+L 500”

All-Inclusive – Adults-Only / Relax and be pampered at this all-suite

is nestled on the edge of the Caribbean Sea and protected by 200 acres of

luxury beachfront hotel on Playa Paraiso, recently honored in Condé

jungle preserve. Accommodations are tucked amid lush gardens, shaded

Nast Traveler’s “Readers’ Choice Awards 2016.” Spacious suites have

by coconut palms on one side, and open to the dazzle of sun and sea

whirlpools, butler service, and balconies. Dive into myriad activities at the

on the other. Kinan Spa is configured to align with the stars to create a

beach, indulge yourself at the world-class spa, and play a round at the P.B.

positive energy flow and offers a full range of services based on ancient

Dye-designed championship golf course.

Maya healing techniques in unique environments. • 63 AC rooms & suites with balconies,

• Kinan Spa, fitness center

• 310 AC suites

• Spa Sensations

connecting rooms available

• 2 Tennis courts

• 6 Restaurants, 5 bars including swim-up bar

• Non-motorized water sports

• 2 Restaurants, gastronomic

• Boutique, art gallery

• Personalized butler service,

• Free golf round(s) at IBEROSTAR Playa

experiences available, beachfront bar

• Game room

concierge service, 24-hr room service

Paraiso Golf Club (based on length of stay)

• 3 Outdoor pools

• Marina on site

• 3 Outdoor pools

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

GRAND HYATT PLAYA DEL CARMEN RESORT

PARADISUS PLAYA DEL CARMEN LA ESMERALDA

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

Opening onto a privileged stretch of white sands, facing the turquoise

All-Inclusive / Opening onto a stunning bay in Playa del Carmen, this ultra-chic

waters of the Mexican Caribbean, this stunning sun-soaked apartment-

resort boasts immaculate beaches, exceptional services, and genuine hospitality.

style retreat is also within walking distance of famous La Quinta Avenida.

Families relish Family Concierge Suites featuring private terraces and Jacuzzis,

Step into guest rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows and private

an exclusive beach area with valet service, all-day family concierge, top-notch

furnished balconies. Spend your afternoons swimming and sunbathing at

amenities for kids and teens, an exclusive restaurant, and a cellphone for easy

the sleekly designed infinity pools overlooking the beach.

communication. Satiate your palate with succulent dishes at Passion, an awardwinning restaurant created by Michelin seven-star chef Martin Berasategui.

• 314 AC rooms & suites, some with

• Concierge, room service

• 550 AC suites

• Life-enriching experiences including

plunge pools or swim-up pools

• Cenote Spa, fitness center, Aqua Force,

• 14 Restaurants, 11 bars

dance lessons, yoga, sushi-making,

• 2 Restaurants, 3 bars

yoga, Pilates

• Outdoor lagoon-style pool, pool concierge,

photo lab & more

• 3 Outdoor pools, semi-Olympic size lap

• Water sports

Gabi Beach Club with chill-out area

• Kid Zone, activities center, theater

pool, 2 kids pools

• Kids clubs, teen arcade

• YHI Spa, YHI Moves, Pilates & spinning

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

61


MEXICO

PARADISUS PLAYA DEL CARMEN LA PERLA

VICEROY RIVIERA MAYA

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive / Bathed in contemporary luxury, this top-notch adults-only

All-Inclusive / Brides Magazine’s “Best Honeymoon Hotel in Mexico,”

resort is perfectly set on a picturesque private bay in Playa del Carmen.

this treasure boasts big amenities in a small village setting. Nestled in

Wake up in a celestial paradise in luxury ocean-view suites and swim-up

Playa Xcalacoco, just outside of Playa del Carmen, the resort extends

suites, with adult-oriented amenities like a private pool, bar, and exclusive

into the Maya tropical forest, offering both a jungle and seaside resort

restaurant surrounded by palapas and Bali beds. Savor mouthwatering

experience. This eco-conscious oasis features exquisite dining options,

innovations at Passion, an award-winning restaurant created by Michelin

including candle-lit meals on the beach, at the grill and bar, and at the

seven-star chef Martin Berasategui.

elegant La Marea restaurant. This is a village made for luxury and calm.

• 394 AC suites

• 14 Restaurants, 11 bars

• 41 AC villas

• Wayak Spa, fitness center, yoga

• Royal Service area with additional

• YHI Spa, YHI Moves, Pilates, spinning

• 2 Restaurants, bar

• Non-motorized water sports

amenities & services ($)

• Life enriching experiences including

• Butler service, room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Outdoor pool, Gabi Beach Club

dance lessons, yoga & sushi-making

• Outdoor lagoon pool with sundeck,

with chill-out area

• Activities center, theater, live music

villa pools

ROYAL HIDEAWAY PLAYACAR

HOTEL XCARET MEXICO

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive / This award-winning beachfront resort, hailed on

All-Inclusive / Set between the Riviera Maya jungle and the turquoise

Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best” and a member of The Leading Hotels of the

waters of the Caribbean Sea, this new resort is a natural haven inspired

World, is an ultra-chic, adults-only luxury property seamlessly blending

by Mexican traditions, art, and culture. Five unique accommodation

world-class service with exquisite style. Lavishly appointed, Mexican-style

experiences, set in different suite-style buildings, each offer a special

villa accommodations feature Royal Hideaway Butler service, and open

experience for a specific moment in life, from family bonding experiences,

up to spacious balconies or terraces with mesmerizing views.

to an adults-oriented atmosphere, to stress-free wellness zones. Unwind at Muluk Spa, a natural sanctuary enveloped by the river and the jungle.

• 200 AC rooms & suites

• 24-hr room service

• 900 AC suites

• Muluk Spa, salon, fitness center,

• 6 Restaurants (à la carte), 4 bars

• Outdoor cascading infinity pool

• 10 Restaurants, bars, rooftop bar,

temazcal

• Unlimited top-shelf premium drinks

• Spa ($), fitness center

wine & cigar bars

• Water sports, tennis

• Exclusive Chef’s Table experience ($)

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, room service

• Complimentary access to Experiencias

• 7 Outdoor pools, kids pool

Xcaret Nature parks & tours

• Dedicated butler for every villa

62


MEXICO CANCUN A one-of-a-kind adults-only boutique All-Inclusive luxury hotel. Defined by highly personalized service, seclusion, and sophistication to deliver the very best of All-Inclusive luxury by Excellence Group. Indulgent dining and beverages, an expansive world-class spa & wellness facility, and state-of-the-art fitness center, along with neighboring golf course, marina, and local attractions complement the experience of upscale romance and relaxation.

63


MEXICO RIVIERA MAYA Located on Playa del Carmen, the all-inclusive, adults-only Royal Hideaway Playacar is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World. Villa accommodations feature 24-hour room service and butler concierge. Relax around six pools or beachside, enjoy treatments at the full-service spa, and dine at up to six Ă la carte restaurants.

64


IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Paraíso, Riviera Maya, Mexico

CARIBBEAN / MEXICO MEXICO • JAMAICA • DOMINICAN REPUBLIC Set in the most stunning locations, IBEROSTAR’s Grand Collection delivers an all-inclusive, all-suites, adults-only getaway, rich in luxury, gourmet dining, and dazzling amenities, such as personalized butler service, golf, spa and more. It should come as no surprise that IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Paraíso, IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Bavaro and IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Rose Hall have received numerous awards.

65


MEXICO

HYATT ZIVA LOS CABOS San José del Cabo, Los Cabos / My Time / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Set on a majestic peninsula with striking views of the Sea of Cortéz, this resort is a luxurious all-suite oasis that exemplifies sophistication and comfort. Retreat to large guest suites with plush bedding, double closets, relaxing hydromassage tubs and raindance showers, plus private furnished terraces or balconies with magnificent pool, garden, or sea views. Enjoy deep-water fishing, scuba diving, world-class golf, and many more adventure activities nearby. Or, simply unwind and soak up the sun at one of the resort’s four swimming pools and breathtaking beach. The spa features 16 indoor treatment rooms, three palapa-style massage areas, Vichy shower, wet area with mixed sauna and steam room, hydroreflexology area, and Swiss, bucket, and chain showers. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel.

• 591 AC suites with private terraces

• The Spa, salon, fitness center, sauna

• 7 Restaurants, 6 bars, swim-up bar,

• Tennis, daily & nightly activities

2 outdoor grills

• Live music & entertainment

• 24-Hr room service

• Kids & teens clubs

• 4 Outdoor pools, adults-only pool,

• Golf nearby

kids water park, 2 hot tubs

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

GRAND VELAS LOS CABOS Cabo San Lucas, Los Cabos / 5 Stars All-Inclusive / This family-friendly all-suite resort is nestled in the very spot where the Sea of Cortez and the Pacific Ocean converge. A beauty only found where the desert meets the sea, this gem features breathtaking ocean views from nearly every vantage point and offers luxurious amenities including a culinary tour through gourmet restaurants. At Cocina De Autor, helmed by Michelin star chef Sidney Schutte, sit down to a creative, playful 8-10 course tasting menu that showcases the finest fresh produce and local meats and seafood. Relax in spacious suites with Jacuzzis and private terraces, and bask in spectacular views all while being taken care of by unparalleled service. Walk the sands, splash in the elegant pools, and enter into a world beyondcompare. Step into sophistication and unprecedented pampering. This is the essence of tranquility and well-being.

• 304 AC rooms & suites

• Daily activities

• 7 Restaurants, 4 bars

• Kids’ Club & Teens’ Club

• Room service, 24-hr concierge service,

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

pool & beach concierge • 3 Outdoor infinity pools, kids pool • SE Spa, fitness center

66


MEXICO

ONE&ONLY PALMILLA Turistic Corridor, Los Cabos / 5 Stars A standout on Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best Hotels” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List” of top resorts, this exclusive hideaway is a favorite of movie stars, celebrities, and global jet setters, thanks to its refined tranquility. Guest rooms are sensuously elegant with handcrafted Mexican accents and expansive views of the Sea of Cortéz from private patios or balconies. Drive the fairways on Jack Nicklaus’ first signature course in Latin America, a 27-hole masterpiece with sweeping ocean views. Sit down to the meal of your life at SEARED by One&Only, the acclaimed steakhouse created by Michelin-starred chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten. Take a cruise around Medano Bay and Land’s End upon the resort’s own private yacht, dip into the swimmable beach, and learn to surf with the expert instructors from Australia’s own TropicSurf.

• 174 AC rooms & suites, including two

• Spa, wellness, beauty center,

4-bedroom Villa Cortez & Villa One

fitness center

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars, swim-up bar

• Tennis & basketball courts

• 24-Hr shared butler service

• Complimentary non-motorized water sports

• 2 Outdoor infinity pools

• One&Only Kids Only Club

• Jack Nicklaus 27-hole golf course

GRAND FIESTA AMERICANA LOS CABOS ALL INCLUSIVE GOLF & SPA RESORT Turistic Corridor, Los Cabos / 4½ Stars A luxurious resort that tantalizes the senses with an idyllic location, international delicacies, and lavish spa vinotherapy, this property in the ultra-exclusive Cabo del Sol development is a picturesque getaway for couples and families seeking refined personal service and deluxe accommodations. Step into sleek, modern guest rooms and suites with Mexican style, marble floors, private balconies, and spectacular views over the tropical gardens or Sea of Cortéz. Dine at delectable fine and casual restaurants. Indulge yourself at SOMMA WineSPA, which uniquely features the benefits of wine in its beautifying and rejuvenating treatments. Ranked #9 on Golf Digest’s list of the “Top 50 Best Golf Hotels in the World,” the resort boasts two championship golf courses, including the famous Jack Nicklaus Ocean Course.

• 526 AC rooms & suites

• 2 Championship golf courses

• 9 À la carte restaurants & 6 bars,

• Fiesta Kids Club, nightly entertainment

coffee shop

• New on-site Night Club “Black Lemon”

• 24-Hr room service, beach & pool service

• On-site wedding planner

• 6 Outdoor pools, adult pool, 4 Jacuzzis

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• SOMMA WineSpa, fitness center

67


MEXICO

SECRETS PUERTO LOS CABOS GOLF & SPA RESORT San José del Cabo, Los Cabos / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Set along the Pacific coast within the exclusive community of Puerto Los Cabos on Mexico’s brilliant Sea of Cortéz, this all-suite resort provides the ultimate adults-only Unlimited-Luxury® escape. Accommodations are graced with contemporary luxuries and accented with authentic Mexican-style décor, creating richly inviting spaces in which to relax and unwind. Full baths with whirlpool tubs connect to spacious bedrooms featuring plush king-size beds, and private terraces are furnished with comfy chairs and spectacular views. Dip into two outdoor pools, or head straight to the beach. After a day of play, experience pure indulgence through a combination of the latest hydrotherapy and indigenous treatments at the magnificent Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, including seaweed wraps, aromatherapy, and hot stone massages. • 500 AC rooms & suites

• Wine tastings, cooking classes,

• 8 Restaurants, café, grill, 4 bars

dance lessons, theme nights

• 2 Outdoor pools, beach wait service

• Non-motorized water sports, tennis

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, salon ($),

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience with

fitness center, yoga

nearby Breathless and Dreams Resorts

• Unlimited Connectivity app

& Spas

BREATHLESS CABO SAN LUCAS RESORT & SPA San José del Cabo, Los Cabos / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / This chic, modern, and sexy adults-only resort opens onto El Medano Beach, just steps away from famous Cabo San Lucas nightlife, restaurants, and shops. Ultra-contemporary suites with private furnished balconies and ocean or marina views are complemented by the Unlimited-Luxury® experience. Enjoy endless premium brand beverages and gourmet dining, 24-hour room service, and daily refreshed mini bar. Unique weekly events and monthly themes are designed to envelop you in the non-stop party atmosphere. Expand your horizons with mixology classes as well as wine and cocktail tasting sessions. Breathe deep at the world-class relax Spa by Pevonia® and rejuvenate with a selection of luxurious and innovative treatments that will stimulate your senses, including body treatments like the Aromatherapy Salt Glow, massage treatments such as deep tissue and sports massages, and facial and salon services.

• 169 AC suites

• Water sports

• 7 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Nightly entertainment, daily activities

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

• Golf nearby

• 2 Outdoor heated pools

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Relax Spa by Pevonia®, fitness center, salon, yoga, Zumba

68


MEXICO LOS CABOS Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos harnesses the breathtaking beauty of this tropical destination while adding an air of luxurious transcendence to the experience. Savor an international palate of artfully prepared cuisine in seven world-class restaurants, and toast the night in any of the five bars. Rejuvenate your body at the state-of-the-art Awe Spa. Luxury is all around you, and forever memories happen minute-by-minute at Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos.

69


MEXICO

LE BLANC SPA RESORT LOS CABOS San Jose del Cabo , Los Cabos / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive – Adults-Only / Where the desert meets the sea, this new luxury resort harnesses the breathtaking beauty of Los Cabos in four modern buildings that curve toward the ocean, allowing broader ocean views, larger terraces, and greater use of open outdoor spaces. Step into guest rooms with double whirlpool tubs, baths with rainfall showers and Bvlgari® amenities, and private terraces showcasing mesmerizing views. Savor artfully prepared cuisine in seven world-class restaurants, led by the exquisite French-fusion dishes at Lumiere, an intimately elegant eatery that spellbinds with its seven-course tasting menu including wine pairing. Laze poolside sipping masterfully crafted cocktails, and unwind in the spa’s hydrotherapy area, hot and cold plunge pools, sauna, herbal steam room, chromo therapy, ice room, relaxation lounge, and 25 treatment rooms delivering a unique fusion of Asian and European spa experiences.

• 373 AC rooms & suites • 7 Restaurants, 5 bars • Concierge, 24-hr room service • BlancSpa, fitness center • Complimentary Wi-Fi

MARQUIS LOS CABOS

PARADISUS LOS CABOS

Turistic Corridor, Los Cabos / 4½ Stars

San José del Cabo, Los Cabos / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive – Adults-Only / A member of The Leading Hotels of the

All-Inclusive / Ideal for families, couples, or honeymooners, this tropical

World, this all-suite seaside resort is a standout on Mexico’s Baja Peninsula.

paradise opens to one of the only safe-swimming beaches in Los Cabos, nestled

Indulge in endless meals, snacks, and top-shelf spirits, enjoy 24-hour

between exotic desert scenery and a cozy cove on the Pacific Ocean and Sea of

room service, dip into serene infinity pools, and luxuriate in the expansive

Cortés. Wake up in spacious Mayan-inspired rooms and enjoy an exceptional

15,000-square-foot Spa, recognized as one of the top spas in Mexico.

experience at Gastro bar by Michelin-star chef Martin Berasategui. Swing away

Unique, colorful one-bedroom casitas feature their own private pools, plus

on the world-class 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., and

private furnished terraces or balconies wth superb ocean views.

cool off at the spectacular pool overlooking the enchanting ocean.

70

• 235 AC suites

• Spa Marquis, fitness center, yoga

• 350 AC rooms & suites

• 18-hole Cabo Real Golf Course designed

• 5 Rrestaurants, buffet, café, grill, 2 bars

• Non-motorized water sports, tennis

• 7 Restaurants, 7 bars, swim-up bars

by Robert Trent Jones, Jr.

• 24-Hr room service & concierge

• Dance & cooking classes,

• Concierge, room service

• Kids club, shows & live music

• 3 Outdoor pools including 2 infinity

wine pairings, tequila tastings

• YHI Spa, YHI Fitness, yoga

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

pools

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Water sports


MEXICO

CASA VELAS Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta / My Time / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive – Adults-Only / One of TripAdvisor’s “Best All-Inclusive Hotels in the World,” this lush, intimate adults-only resort rests serenely on Mexico’s Pacific Riviera. Calm the senses alongside tropical gardens, regal palms, or in your own plush cabana. Enjoy the glistening koi fish ponds and beauty of the hotel’s resident peacocks. An organic garden helps supply the unparalleled dining options, from à la carte international cuisine at Emiliano, to the private Ocean Club, where you can enjoy deli and sushi by day and Asian haute cuisine at night. Also enjoy access to all restaurants at the Velas Vallarta nearby. Take advantage of the shops, art galleries, cafés, and nightlife of Puerto Vallarta just a short drive away, and dip into an oceanfront oasis like none other. Stay at an all-inclusive suite decorated in a contemporary Mexican style and relax luxuriously at one of the few adults-only hotels in Puerto Vallarta. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 80 AC rooms & suites

• 2 Outdoor pools

• Private Ocean Club with Pool, Jacuzzi,

• Abja Spa, hydrotherapy, salon,

Beach & Restaurant

fitness center, yoga

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars, swim-up bar,

• Non-motorized water sports

access to all restaurants & bars at

• Unlimited golf at nearby courses ($)

Velas Vallarta

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

GARZA BLANCA PRESERVE RESORT & SPA Southern Area, Puerto Vallarta / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive Optional / Spectacularly cradled between the luminous blue waters of the Pacific Ocean and the lush garden jungle of the Sierra Madre Mountains, this unique find is just minutes south of historic Puerto Vallarta, one of Mexico’s most dynamic and sophisticated vacation destinations. Reflecting chic Mexican beach homes, each guest suite features simple, sumptuous décor, and opens to a private furnished terrace to capture the beauty of Puerto Vallarta’s amazing sunsets over the ocean. Visit the Hamara Spa for holistic massage, aromatherapy, and reflexology treatments. The resort arranges for a variety of culinary and nature tours and excursions. The ultra-chic Blanca Blue serves up unique contemporary dishes and houses an award-winning wine cellar. Condé Nast Johansens proclaims that “Romance and adventure mix perfectly at this exotic playground.” • 164 AC ocean-view rooms & suites with

• 2 Outdoor ocean view pools

butler service

• Spa Imagine, sauna, steam room,

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars, beach bar

fitness center

• Concierge, room service

• Water sports, tennis, 2 natural waterfalls

• Pool butler service & personalized check-in

71


MEXICO

GRAND FIESTA AMERICANA PUERTO VALLARTA ALL INCLUSIVE ADULTS ONLY Downtown, Puerto Vallarta / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / This award-winning adults-only oceanfront resort makes lounging and luxury look easy. On its own private beach, with stunning views from all rooms and private balconies, this jewel in Puerto Vallarta is made of mesmerizing qualities. Relax in suites dipped in a modern, contemporary décor, with an atmosphere of total tranquility. Savor fine dining from extravagant buffets, Mexican favorites, American classics, deli, Asian fare, sushi, seafood, all at your choice of six delectable restaurants onsite. Try a specialty cocktail at one of the themed bars, whether it’s at the Mojito, Martini, or Tequila “mood lounge,” you will find something to hit the spot. Live the picturesque lifestyle on the golden shores of the Pacific, just west of tropical rainforests and the Sierra Madre Mountains. Minutes from the Historic Downtown District, this gem allows you to walk the charming streets and walkways, or to visit the rocky arch formations known as “Arcos de Vallarta.” Take the walkway into an experience unrivaled in romance.

• 443 AC rooms & suites

• Cooking lessons

• 6 Restaurants, 8 bars

• Evening entertainment

• Concierge services

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 2 Outdoor pools • Haixa Spa • Non-motorized water sports, kayak tours

HOTEL MOUSAI Southern Area, Puerto Vallarta / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive – Adults-Only / An adults-only property, this über-posh designer hotel on Banderas Bay boasts lavish settings, cutting-edge concepts, and top-notch amenities on a pristine beach. Spacious, lavish suites open to private terraces with cozy hammocks, gold-tiled jetted plunge pools, and awesome ocean views. Utilizing ancient wisdom along with modern ingredients and technology, Spa Imagine features five individual therapy rooms and three specialty therapy suites, plus a sauna, steam room, jetted hot tub, vitality pool, cold plunge pool, and pressure massage shower. Dive into a wide range of recreation and activities, including tennis, squash, beach volleyball and soccer, snorkeling, paddle boarding, kayaking, jungle hikes, Zen walks, telescope star-gazing, cocktail-making classes, and chocolate, tequila, mescal, and wine tastings.

• 74 AC suites with terraces

• Spa Imagine, fitness center, sauna,

& plunge pools

steam rooms

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars, cigar lounge

• Water sports, tennis, squash

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

• Life enrichment activities, library

• 3 Outdoor pools, whirlpool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Rooftop Beach Club

72


MEXICO

SECRETS VALLARTA BAY PUERTO VALLARTA Hotel Zone, Puerto Vallarta / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Escape to a world of Unlimited-Luxury® at this adults-only resort on the golden-sand beaches along Mexico’s Pacific Coast, within easy walking distance of the famous El Malecón boardwalk and non-stop nightlife. The privileges continue with endless reservationfree gourmet dining, and unlimited top-shelf spirits in lively bars. Indulge in a relaxing massage in the world-class spa, and enjoy limitless daily activities and nightly entertainment. Spacious guest suites all offer contemporary décor, king-size beds, marble floors, whirlpools, and private terraces or balconies with ocean or garden views. Preferred Club privileges invite you to experience an even higher level of luxury. Enjoy an upgraded suite, access to an exclusive lounge, special concierge service, daily Continental breakfast, afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities. • 271 AC rooms & suites

• Tennis, non-motorized water sports,

• 4 À la carte restaurants, buffet, grill,

Euro-bungee

café, 6 bars

• Complimentary golf greens fees nearby

• 2 Outdoor pools, swim-out pools

• Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

• Secrets Spa By Pevonia® ($),

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

fitness center, yoga

VELAS VALLARTA Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Located in the exclusive Marina Vallarta area just five minutes from the International Airport and fifteen minutes from downtown, this tropical treasure sets the tone with its majestic beachfront location, one, two, and three-bedroom suites, stunning views of the Sierra Madre Mountains, and incomparable luxury all-inclusive and first-class service. Enjoy your stay with themed gourmet dinners, as well as dining options ranging from Italian and Mexican to local seafood, and quench your thirst in two bars. Say hello to the resident iguana and then take advantage of the nearby shops, art galleries, cafés, and Puerto Vallarta’s famed nightlife, all just a short ride away. Take a cultural and tequila tour, or a tour of the city, and return to unique accommodations designed for maximum comfort. Perfect for family or friend getaways, or just for a couples retreat, this exotic jewel offers nightly entertainment including its famed Fiesta Mexicana.

• 345 AC rooms & suites

• Velas Vallarta kids club

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Special golf privileges on nearby courses

• Concierge, room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 3 Outdoor pools, kids pool • SE Spa, fitness center • Tennis, non-motorized water sports

73


MEXICO

GRAND VELAS RIVIERA NAYARIT Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit / My Time / 5 Stars All-Inclusive / Run away to a sun-drenched refuge where relaxation, indulgence, and meditation are the norm. Overlooking Banderas Bay in Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, this all-inclusive AAA Five-Diamond award wonder opens its doors to share its utter luxury, sheer romance, and understated beauty. Unwind at a legendary spa, and indulge in acclaimed dining. Luxury accommodations are harmoniously designed with Mexican décor, and Balinese furnishings to evoke peace and balance, and private balconies, where you’ll witness the most amazing sunsets of your life. Select from regal accommodations including Master Suites, Wellness Suites, Ambassador Grand Class Suites, Presidential Suites, and Imperial Spa Suites. Take an invigorating salsa dance class, and ride horseback along the golden beaches. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 267 AC ocean-view & oceanfront

• 24-Hr concierge & suite service

oversized suites

• SE Spa, fitness center

• 5 Restaurants (including Frida,

• Water sports, tennis

Piaf & Lucca), 2 bars

• Live entertainment

• 3 Outdoor pools, pool & beach

• Kids’ Club & Teens’ Club

concierge service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

VILLA LA ESTANCIA BEACH RESORT & SPA Flamingos, Riviera Nayarit / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive Option / This luxury resort occupies a prime location along famous Flamingos Beach on Banderas Bay with gourmet cuisine, firstclass service and insatiable hospitality. You’re close to such attractions as Playa Bucerias, Flamingos Golf Club, and Marina Nuevo Vallarta. Spacious hacienda-style suites for up to eight guests are personal sanctuaries, featuring marble floors, granite countertops in baths and kitchens, whirlpool tubs, walk-in closets, separate living areas, and spacious balconies or terraces with resort or ocean views. Enjoy indoor and alfresco dining with stunning bay views at La Casona, an eclectic Mexican steakhouse. Experience complete tranquility and renewal of the mind, body and spirit with aromatherapy, hydrotherapy and other treatments at Tatewari Spa. Get active with kayaking, canoeing, surfing, personal watercraft, and other ocean recreation.

74

• 250 AC villa suites

• Dedicated Butler Service

• 2 Restaurants, deli & market,

• Outdoor bi-level free-form pool, 3 spa tubs

2 bars, swim-up bar

• European Tatewari Spa, salon,

• 24-Hour Certified “Les Clefs d’Or”

fitness center

Concierge, room service

• Tennis courts, motorized water sports

• In-Suite Private Chef Program

• Complimentary Wi-Fi


MEXICO RIVIERA MAYA • PUERTO VALLARTA • LOS CABOS • RIVIERA NAYARIT Located in Mexico’s most prestigious beach destinations, Velas Resorts offer the world’s finest luxury All-Inclusive experience, with chic architecture, artful details, and incomparable fine dining. Lavish spa treatments, spacious suites with every imaginable amenity, premium spirits, and programs of creative activities guarantee unforgettable vacations amid the splendor of nature.

75


COSTA RICA

ANDAZ PENINSULA PAPAGAYO RESORT Guanacaste, Papagayo, Costa Rica / 5 Stars Set where the Gulf of Papagayo meets the turquoise waters of Culebra Bay, this gem captures the native spirit of Costa Rica. Warm lounges, panoramic views, and a unique design inspired by the organic shapes and forms on the peninsula are just some of the features found at this one-ofa-kind resort. The ocean setting with its mountainous backdrop makes for a breathtaking experience. This Costa Rica resort integrates its endearing culture with unparalleled amenities. Vibrant, stylish, and a true getaway of indulgence, here it is all about feeling like a local and living well – from the crafted drinks, to the artwork throughout, and certainly to the local cuisine. Pick from two secluded beaches, and visit nearby attractions like Rincón de la Vieja National Park, Marina Papagayo, and Palo Verde National Park. Take home a new sense of culture and serenity – here you will get both.

• 153 AC rooms & suites

• Arnold Palmer-designed 18-hole

• 3 Restaurants, bar

golf course

• Concierge, room service

• Expansive marina, water sports

• 2 Outdoor pools, adults-only pool

• Cambi Kids Club

• Onda Spa, fitness center

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Tennis center

SECRETS PAPAGAYO COSTA RICA Guanacaste, Playa Arenillas, Costa Rica / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Perfectly situated on a serene beachfront on stunning Peninsula Papagayo and surrounded by lush tropical gardens, this adults-only luxury hideaway offers an Unlimited-Luxury® experience in one of the most romantic and intimate settings imaginable. Escape to finely appointed rooms or suites with exquisite views. Each of the spacious accommodations features a private furnished terrace or balcony, complimentary daily refreshed mini-bar, and nightly turndown service. Take advantage of nearly endless opportunities, from the sparkling pools and beautiful beach, to live nightly entertainment and a variety of land and water sports – the choices are all yours. Treat yourself to pampering in the Secrets Spa by Pevonia®. Experience pure indulgence through a combination of hydrotherapy and indigenous treatments.

• 202 AC rooms & suites with private

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia®, fitness center,

balconies

salon

• Preferred Club

• Water sports

• 5 Restaurants, 5 bars

• Live nightly entertainment

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Outdoor pool

76


COSTA RICA

FOUR SEASONS RESORT COSTA RICA AT PENINSULA PAPAGAYO

JW MARRIOTT GUANACASTE RESORT & SPA

Guanacaste, Papagayo, Costa Rica / 5 Stars

Guanacaste, Costa Rica / 4½ Stars

Debuting a $35-million resort renovation in December 2017, this luxury

This magnificent resort opens onto secluded Mansita Beach on Costa

resort is a magnet for those seeking adventure and relaxation. Nestled

Rica’s renowned North Pacific coast. Spacious guest rooms feature

on a Pacific Coast hillside and overlooking two golden-sand beaches, it

luxury linens, cutting-edge tech amenities, marble baths, floor-to-ceiling

is a perfect balance of luxury and nature, offering boundless amenities,

windows, and private furnished balconies or terraces with superb views.

farm-to-table dining, eco-activities, and a taste of Costa Rica’s renowned

The full-service spa features 18 treatment rooms, two Vichy shower

“Pura Vida” lifestyle.

rooms, and six open-air palapas. Dive into a serene pool filled with private alcoves for couples.

• 181 AC rooms, hillside suites & villas,

• Arnold Palmer golf course

• 310 AC rooms & suites

• Spa, 24-hr fitness center, sauna

private cabanas

• Non-motorized water sports

• 4 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Water sports, tennis, nature preserve

• 5 Restaurants, 2 bars, 24-hr room service

• Seasons Kids Club & Tuanis Teen Center

• Concierge, room service

• 18-Hole golf course

• 4 Outdoor pools, kids pool

• Live entertainment, dancing

• Outdoor infinity pool, kids pool,

• Kids club

• Four Seasons Spa, fitness center

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

whirlpool

EL MANGROOVE GUANACASTE

THE WESTIN GOLF RESORT & SPA, PLAYA CONCHAL

Guanacaste, Costa Rica / 4½ Stars

Guanacaste, Costa Rica / 4½ Stars

A 2016 TripAdvisor “Certificate of Excellence” winner and Condé Nast

All-Inclusive / Set on Costa Rica’s magnificent North-Pacific Riviera

Johansens “Best Waterside Hotel,” this majestic, contemporary bohemian-

between lush forests and the sparkling Pacific, this new resort welcomes

chic beachfront hotel is located on the coveted Gulf of Papagayo in

guests into elegant, contemporary rooms with private balconies and lake,

Guanacaste. The all-suite hotel is part of Autograph Collection by Marriot

courtyard, or garden views. Tee off on the championship golf course, dip

International and features a spa, gym, great outdoors and beachside space,

into an amazing lagoon pool, and dine on world-class cuisine.

and a fashionable poolside area flanked by five private cabanas.

• 85 AC rooms & suites

• Full-service spa, steam room,

• 406 AC rooms & suites

• 2 Outdoor pools, kids pool, Jacuzzi

• 2 Restaurants, bar

fitness center

• 10 Restaurants, 5 bars

• Robert Trent Jones, Jr. golf course

• 24-Hr room service

• Kids club

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Tennis, non-motorized water sports

• Outdoor pool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• The Spa by Westin, WestinWORKOUT®

• Westin Kids Club®

• Water sports

Gym

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

77


USA AND CANADA An unparalleled vacation destination, the USA and Canada present millions of square miles of breathtaking natural wonders, spectacular landmarks, dynamic and welcoming people, and some of the world’s most exciting cosmopolitan playgrounds.

78


USA

THE VENETIAN RESORT HOTEL & CASINO

THE FAIRMONT SONOMA MISSION INN & SPA

Las Vegas, Nevada / 5 Stars

Sonoma, California / 4½ Stars

This “must-experience” all-suite resort recalls the charm and romance

This enchanting Wine Country escape provides discerning travelers with

of Venice on the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. Dine on sensational fare

the perfect Wine Country getaway, an experience in ultimate luxury and

created by celebrity chefs like Mario Batali, Emeril Lagasse, Wolfgang

relaxation. Guest rooms epitomize Northern California sophistication,

Puck, and Thomas Keller. Revel in incredible shows including the stage

with Provence-style décor, toile fabrics, and marble baths; some have

extravaganzas “BAZ” by director Baz Luhrmann and “Human Nature

wood-burning fireplaces and views over the palm-shaded gardens, while

Jukebox,” plus superstar comedy and music concerts.

others have balconies or patios.

• 4,027 AC suites

• Rock of Ages, Human Nature

• 226 AC rooms & suites

• Sonoma Golf Course

• 30 Restaurants, 5 bars, lounges

• The Grand Canal Shoppes

• 3 Restaurants

• Tennis courts

• 5 Outdoor pools, 4 hot tubs, cabanas,

• Casino, Tao Nightclub

• 3 Outdoor heated pools

• Free in-room bottle of wine & daily

2 poolside bars

• Willow Stream Spa, fitness center,

wine tastings

• Canyon Ranch SpaClub®

sauna, Jacuzzi

BEVERLY WILSHIRE, A FOUR SEASONS HOTEL

FONTAINEBLEAU MIAMI BEACH

Beverly Hills, California / 5 Stars

Miami Beach, Florida / 5 Stars

One of Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best Hotels,” this iconic property stands

This ultra-posh oceanfront legend is a spectacular blend of Miami’s

in the heart of Beverly Hills where Rodeo Drive and Wilshire Boulevard

glamorous golden era and stylish modern luxury – all while overlooking

meet. Guest rooms and suites in the original Wilshire Wing reflect a

America’s

classic yet contemporary style, while those in the new Beverly Wing

accommodations feature marble baths, the latest tech and entertainment

have high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows, and city views. CUT serves

amenities, kitchens or kitchenettes, and views of the ocean or Miami

Wolfgang Puck’s celebrated steakhouse cuisine in a timeless interior by

Beach. Dine at two restaurants by Michael Mina, plus Scott Conant’s

Richard Meier.

Scarpetta and an outpost of the Michelin-starred Hakkasan of London.

most

famous

beach.

Contemporary,

sophisticated

• 395 AC rooms & suites

• Complimentary Rolls-Royce car service

• 1,504 AC rooms & suites

• Lapis Spa, fitness center, salon

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, pool bar

within 3-mile radius

• 11 Restaurants, bars & lounges

• LIV Nightclub

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• FB Kids Club

• Outdoor pool, sundeck

• 9 Outdoor pools, sundeck,

• Marina, water sports

• Spa, fitness center

private cabanas

• Shopping

79


USA

ME MIAMI

INTERCONTINENTAL NEW YORK TIMES SQUARE

Miami, Florida / 5 Stars

New York, New York / 5 Stars

Set on the stunning views of Biscayne Bay and downtown Miami, the

A sophisticated gem in the heart of bustling Times Square, this modern

hotel captures all the energy and vibe of the city while you experience

hotel tower places you in the center of the action, with Broadway theaters,

breathtaking sunrises. Sitting just steps from must-see museums,

extraordinary shopping, and NYC sightseeing attractions just steps away.

sprawling parks, Art Deco South Beach, Miami Design District, high-end

Deluxe rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows with panoramic views of the

dining, shopping options, and world-renowned nightlife, the hotel is a

Manhattan skyline, Hudson River, and Broadway. Star chef Todd English

destination tailor-made for the well-defined traveler who views travel not

brings a modern twist to French cuisine at his restaurant, Ça Va Brasserie,

just as a trip, but as an extension of their life experience.

a pre-theatre favorite.

• 129 AC rooms & suites

• 2 Outdoor pools, sundeck, cabanas

• 611 AC rooms & suites

• Restaurant, 2 bars, poolside bar

• Pet-friendly

• Restaurant, lounge

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• ME Miami Spa Suite, fitness center,

• Complimentary 24-hr fitness center

salon

MARCO BEACH OCEAN RESORT

THE PLAZA, A FAIRMONT MANAGED HOTEL

Marco Island, Florida / 4½ Stars

New York, New York / 5 Stars

A member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts, this family-friendly all-suite boutique

This landmark Manhattan hotel on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500”

resort opens onto a white-sand beach on the Gulf of Mexico and offers an intimate

and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” stands at the crossroads

environment found in its spacious one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites. All

of Fifth Avenue and Central Park South. Luxurious rooms offer Old

accommodations feature full kitchens, marble baths, elegant Mediterranean

World elegance and discreet modern technology to customize the room

décor, floor-to-ceiling glass doors, and private furnished balconies or terraces

environment and access hotel services. Enjoy afternoon tea in the famed

with garden or Gulf views. Sit down to award-winning Southern Italian cuisine

Palm Court. The Todd English Food Hall offers the finest fresh, prepared,

with unbeatable sunset views on the beachfront terrace at Sale e Pepe.

and gourmet foods in nine diverse food stations.

• 98 AC suites

• Spa, fitness center, sauna, steam room

• 282 AC rooms & suites

• Caudalie Vinotherapie Spa,

• 4 Restaurants, 2 lounges, pool bar

• Water sports

• 4 Restaurants, 2 bars,

La Palestra fitness center

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

• Golf & tennis nearby

Afternoon Tea Bar, Champagne Bar

• Warren-Tricomi Salon

• Outdoor heated rooftop pool, sundeck,

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

whirlpool

80

• Butler service for suites


CANADA

THE FAIRMONT CHÂTEAU LAKE LOUISE Lake Louise, Alberta / 5 Stars The surrounding natural beauty of Banff National Park permeates every nook of this enchanting historic resort on Travel+Leisure’s 2015 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2016.” From its glorious setting, take in lovely views of the lake, Victoria Glacier, and Canadian Rockies. Guest rooms, which vary in size and décor, evoke a sense of warmth, intimacy, and genuine comfort, blending Old World touches with the latest modern conveniences. Views include the château grounds and hillside, Bow Valley mountain range, and Lake Louise and the Victoria Glacier. Fairmont Gold accommodations feature exclusive amenities and highly personalized service designed to exceed the expectations of the most discerning guest. Savor innovative Canadian cuisine, and create your own luxury spa experience by choosing from a combination of treatments and services.

• 554 AC rooms & suites

• Spa, 24-hr fitness center, salon

• 6 Restaurants, lounge, 24-hr deli,

• Kids facilities, baby-sitting

afternoon tea

• Lake Louise Ski Resort

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Hiking, canoeing

• Indoor heated pool, whirlpool, steam room

THE FAIRMONT CHÂTEAU WHISTLER Whistler, British Columbia / 5 Stars Cited on Travel+Leisure’s 2015 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2016,” this ski-in/ski-out luxury resort at the base of Blackcomb Mountain blends seamlessly with the surrounding alpine setting – the same majestic mountains that hosted the 2010 Winter Olympics! Elegant guest rooms and suites with traditional décor and spectacular mountain or village views were created to blend with the natural alpine setting. Fairmont Gold offers unsurpassed amenities and personalized service from the moment you check in at the private concierge desk. Tee off on a fun and challenging golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., and dip into the outdoor heated lap pool and indoor-outdoor heated leisure pool. Strap on your skis or snowboard and step directly onto the gondola for some of the most celebrated downhill experiences in North America!

• 550 AC rooms & suites

• Indoor-outdoor heated leisure pool

• 5 Restaurants, lounge

• Robert Trent Jones, Jr. golf course,

• Outdoor heated lap pool with

Leadbetter Golf Academy

underwater music, 3 whirlpools

• Tennis courts

• Vida Spa, fitness center, sauna, hot tubs, steam room

81


CANADA

FAIRMONT LE CHÂTEAU FRONTENAC Québec City, Québec / 5 Stars The New York Times lauds this 1893 heritage hotel inside the fortified walls of Old Québec that “looks and feels like a castle, with turrets and towers outside, and cubbies and quirky staircases inside.” Create lasting memories in the heart of the city when you stay at this luxurious, prestigious, and historical property with newly renovated accommodations, one of the most photographed landmarks in Canada. Fairmont Gold offers a level of service and recognition that will help you make the most of every moment. Champlain is the place for cutting-edge Québec regional cuisine, and the new 1608 Wine & Cheese Bar overlooks the St. Lawrence River and pairs locally sourced cheeses with top wines. You’re just steps from the many attractions in the UNESCO World Heritage district of Old Quebec, including Place-Royale, Petit-Séminaire Chapel, and La Citadelle.

• 611 AC rooms & suites

• Moment Spa Le Château Frontenac,

• Fairmont Gold Level

salon, fitness center

• 2 Restaurants, lounge, wine & cheese

• Guided tours of the hotel

bar, Starbucks® • Concierge, room service • Indoor pool, indoor kids pool

THE RITZ-CARLTON MONTRÉAL

THE RIMROCK RESORT HOTEL

Montreal, Quebec / 5 Stars

Banff, Alberta / 4½ Stars

This exquisite jewel is unsurprisingly called the best luxury hotel in

This AAA Four-Diamond hotel close to the Banff Hot Springs & Banff

Canada. The boutique-style hotel blends historic elements with modern

Gondola – two of Banff ’s finest attractions – offers panoramic views of

features, offering sophisticated and dazzling event spaces, a splendid

the magnificent surrounding mountains. Situated on the side of Sulphur

terrace – nestled in one of Montreal’s most coveted courtyards – as well

Mountain, this jewel is also a 4-Green Key property. Enjoy a French-

as the only Dom Pérignon Champagne Bar in North America. To top it

inspired menu at the award-winning Eden Restaurant, where fresh local

all off, this gem in Montreal serves up something to savor with Maison

ingredients intermingle with an extensive wine list and breathtaking

Boulud, featuring modern interpretations of classic French fare.

mountain views.

• 96 AC rooms & 33 AC suites

• Indoor rooftop saltwater pool

• 343 AC rooms & suites

• Indoor pool

• Restaurant, 2 bars

• Fitness center, massage services

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, café

• Complimentary transit to downtown

• Concierge, room service

• Meetings & Events space

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

Banff

• Spa St. James at the Ritz-Carlton

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• The Rimrock Resort Spa, fitness center,

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

Montréal

82

sauna, squash


EUROPE With amazing art and architecture, unequaled cuisine and shopping, compelling religious and historical sites, picturesque scenery, and friendly people, Europe is a neverending journey, where you’ll find yourself doing things you never dreamed of – or always dreamed of.

83


EUROPE

THE ROYAL HORSEGUARDS

SOFITEL PARIS LE FAUBOURG

London, England / 5 Stars

Paris, France / 5 Stars

Restored to its full Victorian splendor, with high ceilings and chandeliers,

This premier property is steps away from the exclusive Faubourg Saint-

this historic hotel – voted among “Britain’s Top Hotels” by Condé Nast

Honoré, walking distance from the most attractive cultural sites. Newly

Traveler readers – combines an extraordinary heritage with 21st-century

decorated by French designer Didier Gomez, the hotel offers rooms and

comforts. Buckingham Palace, the Houses of Parliament, Charing Cross,

suites featuring an elegant, modern, and couture atmosphere. Michelin-

Big Ben, and Trafalgar Square are among the London landmarks within

starred chef Yannick Alléno signs the whole catering concept of the hotel

walking distance of this historic Victorian Gothic hotel overlooking the

and created STAY Faubourg, an authentic urban restaurant, inspired by

River Thames.

the chef ’s travel experiences.

• 282 AC rooms & suites

• Meeting rooms

• 147 AC rooms & suites

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Restaurant, bar

• Walking distance to Trafalgar Square/

• Restaurant, bar

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

Covent Garden/Buckingham Palace

• Spa, massage services, fitness center,

• Fitness center

steam baths

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

THE SAVOY, A FAIRMONT MANAGED HOTEL

THE WESTIN PARIS-VENDÔME

London, England / 5 Stars

Paris, France / 5 Stars

One of the most celebrated of London landmarks, this regal Art Deco hotel

Overlooking the Tuileries Gardens, Louvre Museum, and the Eiffel Tower,

lauded on Travel+Leisure’s “T+L 500” is the ultimate in sophistication,

this landmark hotel is a welcoming retreat in the midst of the invigorating

hospitality, and dining. Lavishly appointed accommodations showcase

French capital. Guest rooms capture European splendor, with Westin’s

high-touch amenities and enthralling panoramic vistas. Guest rooms and

signature Heavenly Beds®, marble-floored baths, and breathtaking views.

suites are all individually designed in either Edwardian or Art Deco style,

Savor the flavors of the City of Lights at le First, restaurant boudoir Paris,

and many afford a magnificent view across the River Thames

designed by Jacques Garcia. Renew in the spa, the first Six Senses in Paris.

84

• 267 AC rooms & suites

• Indoor pool

• 428 AC rooms & suites

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars

• In-room Internet access

• Restaurant, bar

• In-room Internet access, robes,

• Concierge, 24-hr room & butler service

• Six Senses at Rue de Castiglione,

mini-bar & safe

• Beauty & Fitness at The Savoy, sauna,

Paris Spa, WestinWORKOUT®

massage, steam room

Fitness Studio


EUROPE

HOTEL BRUNELLESCHI Florence, Italy / 4½ Stars Applauded on Travel+Leisure’s “T+L 500,” this historic, centuries-old property in the heart of Florence occupies the Byzantine Pagliazza Tower and offers breathtaking views of the Giotto bell tower, Palazzo Vecchio, and the Duomo. Elegant guest accommodations have a modern aesthetic, with hardwood parquet flooring, antique furnishings, state-of-the-art entertainment tech, four-poster beds, velvet headboards in bright solid colors, marble baths with Maison Dr Vranjes amenities, and city views. Condé Nast Johansens praises the menus from Ristorante Santa Elisabetta – with a menu created by Michelin star chef Rocco De Santis – and Osteria della Pagliazza, which serve up “Italian food with soul that’s so good it’s a sin to miss.” You’re within easy walking distance of the Duomo, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi Gallery, museums, and shopping.

• 96 AC rooms & suites (exclusive

• Shopping nearby

amenities & VIP benefits)

• Wedding planner

• 2 Restaurants, bar

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, 24-hr room service • Fitness center • On-site private museum

HOTEL METROPOLE Venice, Italy / 5 Stars Facing the lagoon, this historic palazzo – Vivaldi lived here in the early 1700s when it was a monastery and orphanage – is one of Venice’s most coveted addresses for discerning guests. Filled with art and antiques, the plush guest rooms are individually decorated and have courtyard, lagoon, or street views. Step out the front door and you’re just steps from St. Mark’s Square, Biennale d’Arte, and Piazza San Marco. Forbes Travel Guide says “It’s a Venetian dream come to life.” Met Restaurant serves traditional and contemporary cuisine in a warm and elegant ambiance, and has earned a coveted Michelin star for its “Innovative cuisine made from top quality ingredients, served in unusual but never excessive combinations.” Sit down and sip a great martini at the famous Oriental Bar, which was formerly a historic chapel.

• 67 AC rooms & suites

• Relaxing Citrus Garden

• Restaurant, bar, tea ceremony

• Antiques collection exhibit

• 24-Hr concierge & room service • Live entertainment • Private dock for water taxis • Wedding services

85


EUROPE

BAGLIONI HOTEL REGINA

THE ST. REGIS, ROME

Rome, Italy / 5 Stars

Rome, Italy / 5 Stars

A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, this luxury hotel is the

The meticulous renovation of this regal 1894 Belle Époque hotel embraces

epitome of stylish Italian tradition coupled with Art Déco flair, ideally

both past and present. The light-filled interior blends original detail and

located on the world-renowned Via Veneto in the heart of Rome. The Villa

contemporary spirit creating a palace of alluring beauty. Guest rooms and

Borghese Gardens, Piazza di Spagna and Via Condotti shopping street are

suites have been fashioned in light tones and enriched by precious Rubelli

within walking distance. Spacious rooms have antique furniture, Italian

fabrics and handpicked objets d’art. A personal sanctuary where every

marble baths and city views.

stay is enhanced by the seamless and personal attention by The St. Regis Butler Service.

• 116 AC rooms & suites

• Shopping (Via Condotti, Spanish Steps)

• 160 AC rooms & suites (butler service)

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Restaurant, breakfast room, lounge

• Wedding services

• Restaurant, bar, wine cellar,

• Gelato Workshop

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

afternoon tea

• Mini bar, in-room safe, pillow menu,

• Baglioni Spa by Caschera Spa,

• KamiSpa, fitness center, sauna,

nightly turndown

fitness center

personal trainers

HOTEL DE RUSSIE, A ROCCO FORTE HOTEL

BAGLIONI HOTEL LUNA

Rome, Italy / 5 Stars

Venice, Italy / 5 Stars

Contemporary Italian style courses through this luxury 19th-century

Just steps from the Piazza San Marco and historic sites, this exclusive hotel

landmark hotel – named “No.1 Hotel in Rome” by Travel+Leisure, set

– a member of The Leading Hotels of the World – is housed in a magnificent

between Piazza del Popolo and Piazza di Spagna in Rome’s historical

12th century palazzo. Original masterpieces and one-of-a-kind furniture

center, close to Vatican City. Guest rooms reveal an eclectic blend of

still adorn the hotel. Step into spacious rooms and suites, many featuring

modern and traditional elements, and have marble baths, ceiling-high

private terraces with magnificent views. A private dock allows guests to

French doors, and city views. Michelin-starred chef Fulvio Pierangelini

arrive straight to the hotel’s entrance by gondolas or water taxi.

serves a masterful Italian menu at Le Jardin de Russie. • 121 AC rooms & suites

• Indoor pool

• 92 AC rooms & suites

• Wedding services

• Restaurant, bar

• Secret Inner Gardens with butterfly

• Canova Restaurant, breakfast room, bar

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

oasis

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

• De Russie Spa, fitness center,

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Private dock

whirlpool, hydro-pool

86

• Spectacular Marco Polo Ballroom


EUROPE

HOTEL DANIELI

THE WESTIN EUROPA & REGINA, VENICE

Venice, Italy / 5 Stars

Venice, Italy / 5 Stars

Experience a legendary hotel renowned for its privileged location

Uniting an inspiring location on the Grand Canal with the convenience

and unparalleled hospitality, just steps from Piazza San Marco. Relish

of Venice’s attractions and St. Mark’s Square nearby, this hotel is a

comfort and sophistication in elegantly appointed and recently renovated

picturesque escape. Many of the beautifully decorated guest rooms and

accommodations in three historical palazzos with a unique Venetian

suites reward visitors with stunning water views. Savor the authentic taste

gothic style. Enjoy the sunset while dining on traditional Mediterranean

of Venice while gazing out onto the majestic Grand Canal at Restaurant

fare at the rooftop Terrazza Danieli restaurant, overlooking the enchanting

InAcqua.

lagoon. • 210 AC rooms & suites

• Robes & slippers

• 180 AC rooms & suites

• The Heavenly Bed®

• Rooftop restaurant, piano bar

• Computer station

• Restaurant, bar

• Wedding services

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• In-room spa treatments,

• WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio

24-hr fitness center

• Westin Kids Club®

W BARCELONA

PINE CLIFFS HOTEL, A LUXURY COLLECTION HOTEL

Barcelona, Spain / 5 Stars

Algarve, Portugal / 5 Stars

Step inside and check into one of this beachfront hotel’s fabulous,

This newly renovated Moorish-inspired hotel, set on a cliff overlooking

recently renovated rooms and suites boasting panoramic views over

Falesia Beach, is prized for its ocean views and sports facilities, such as

the Mediterranean and city of Barcelona. Mix it up and dine in style at

the golf course, tennis academy, and kids village. Spacious rooms open

BRAVO24. Get glamorous in the 26th-floor hotspot ECLIPSE Bar & Club.

onto private verandas. The World Travel Award-winning “Portugal’s Best

Escape to the SUN Deck, where sea and beach views are endless. Designed

Family Resort,” this treasure offers a wide range of culinary and sports

by world-renowned architect Ricardo Bofill, this modern property sets

experiences on an unparalleled clifftop location, now featuring Ocean

the scene for a spectacular stay.

Suites overlooking the enchanting Algarvean Coastline.

• 473 AC rooms & suites

• The Signature W Living Room

• 217 AC rooms & suites;

• Serenity Spa, fitness center

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, beach club,

Experience

148 Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites

• Tennis center, Pine Cliffs 9-hole golf course

Eclipse nightclub

• Eclipse nightclub

• 5 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Non-motorized water sports

• 2 Outdoor pools, direct beach access

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, room service

• Porto Pirata kids club

• 3 Outdoor pools, kids pool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Bliss® Spa, 24-hr FIT Fitness Center

87


EUROPE

GALAXY HOTEL IRAKLIO Crete, Greece / 5 Stars A favorite of royalty, statesmen, and celebrities, this outstanding urban luxury hotel represents the sophisticated and relaxed essence of Crete in its capital city of Heraklion, where you can visit a score of historical sites by day, and find your groove in an intense nightlife scene after dark. Soundproof guest accommodations feature contemporary décor, plush bedding, the latest tech and entertainment amenities, jetted tubs, and private balconies with pool or city views. Soak up the golden Greek sun at the refreshing resort-like pool, and tee off at the Crete Golf Club, a stunning masterpiece in verdant, mountainous territory, and host of PGA tournaments. Dine on Mediterranean specialties at Per Se while gazing out on the gardens.

• 127 AC rooms & suites

• Golf nearby

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Internet room

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Outdoor freshwater pool • 24-Hr fitness center, steam room, massage services available

MYKONOS GRAND HOTEL & RESORT Mykonos, Greece / 5 Stars Situated on Ayios Yiannis Beach, also known as Shirley Valentine Beach, set opposite the sacred island of Delos with views of the majestic Aegean Sea, this unmatched jewel is a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World. The resort embodies Cycladic architecture with cube-shaped whitewashed buildings linked by pathways and terraces. Catch the cosmic energy of the area and enjoy a total sensory experience at the all-natural spa, inspired by ancient health and beauty traditions. Wake up to yoga and Pilates in a stone-built amphitheatre and savor the tastes of Greece and the Mediterranean at restaurants with unrivaled views. All guest rooms feature the Wet Experience bath, with a rainfall shower and free-standing designer tub and natural sun exposure. Private terraces, plunge pools, and awesome sea views top the list of the guest room amenities.

• 96 AC rooms & suites

• Fishing

• 2 Restaurants, bar, coffee shop/café

• Tennis

• 24-Hr room service • Outdoor pool • Althea Spa Center, steam room, sauna, fitness center, aerobics

88


EUROPE

ROYAL MYCONIAN RESORT & THALASSO SPA CENTER Mykonos, Greece / 5 Stars All you can do is marvel at this Mykonos masterpiece, a member of The Leading Hotels of the World. Situated perfectly overlooking famed Elia Beach, this Greek treasure is its own modern-day myth. With exquisite dining options focusing on contemporary and classic Mediterranean fare, this hotel also lets guests savor wine tastings and the romance of private dining. Outdoor Jacuzzis, private infinity pools, a private beach, and an intimate spa are some of the stunning amenities offered at this Greek paradise. After a day of soaking up the benefits of the Myconian sea and sun, sink into even deeper relaxation while revitalizing your body in the spa, where treatments include the latest from the exclusive ranges of Elemis, St. Barth. and Kerstin Florian, designed to awaken the senses and restore the natural balance of the body. Take a dip in the heated indoor pool and relax with fresh fruit and refreshments in comfortable lounge chairs.

• 148 AC rooms, suites & villas

• Tennis, water sports available nearby

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars, complimentary

• Nightclub

breakfast, 2 coffee shops/cafés

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge services • Outdoor pool • Thalasso Spa Center, fitness center

BLUE PALACE, A LUXURY COLLECTION RESORT & SPA

CANAVES OIA SUITES

Crete, Greece / 5 Stars

Santorini, Greece / 5 Stars

Overlooking a sparkling blue bay, this exceptional resort on Condé Nast

Enveloped by the emerald Aegean Sea, looking out upon the Santorini

Traveler’s “Gold List” commands breathtaking views. Elegantly appointed

caldera, sits an oasis made of suites. Awe-inspiring cliffs make this resort

accommodations combine contemporary décor and flawless finishing

a magical getaway, and their home-grown wines add a drop of magic on

touches. The culinary experience sets the resort apart, ranging from Asian

top of it all. Sip the unique taste of Santorini at the wine cellar, and be

Fusion, to traditional Greek and Italian flavors, to Flame, the steakhouse.

pampered at the world-class spa. Start off the morning with yoga, and

The award-winning spa guarantees to soothe your senses and nourish

spend a day at the pool overlooking the caldera. Suites with private plunge

your soul.

pools and candlelit dinners make this an unrivaled romantic sanctuary.

• 251 AC bungalows, suites & villas

• Elounda Spa & Thalassotherapy,

• 24 AC suites

• Canaves Oia Spa, fitness center

(some with private infinity pools)

fitness center

• 2 Restaurants, poolside bar,

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 5 Restaurants (à la carte), 3 bars,

• Water sports, tennis, kids facilities

complimentary breakfast, wine cellar

room service

• Helipad, private chapel

• Concierge services

• 3 Outdoor pools, indoor pool, private beach

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Outdoor pool

89


EUROPE

ELECTRA PALACE ATHENS

MYSTIQUE, A LUXURY COLLECTION HOTEL

Athens, Greece / 5 Stars

Santorini, Greece / 5 Stars

Set in the heart of Athens near the Acropolis, this landmark hotel

Adults-Only / This scintillating boutique resort, one of Condé Nast

combines modern luxury with the traditional architecture of Plaka.

Traveler’s “10 Most Beautiful Clifftop Hotels in the World,” is built into

Soundproof guest rooms, some with balconies, have marble baths and

Oia’s famous cliffs, with dazzling views of clear blue Aegean waters towards

large windows. The view of the Acropolis from the rooftop restaurant

the volcano and the Aegean Caldera. The property offers an experience of

amazes. Enjoy contemporary Greek fare at the Electra Roof Garden and

ultimate serenity in stunning suites and villas that open onto sea-facing

Mediterranean at Motivo. Revel in luxurious spa treatments in between

terraces with relaxing sun beds and a pool sitting right on the cliff’s edge.

sightseeing extravaganzas.

Luxuriate at the spa, where blissful treatment rooms face the Caldera.

• 155 AC rooms & suites

• Spa, fitness center

• 36 AC suites & 3 pool villas hanging

• 2 Outdoor infinity pools, private beach

• Restaurant, bar, poolside bar

• Wedding services

from the cliffs

facilities

• 24-Hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, wine cellar,

• Asian Spa Resort, fitness center

• Outdoor rooftop pool, indoor pool,

wine tastings

• Mountain bikes

Jacuzzi

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

HOTEL GRANDE BRETAGNE, A LUXURY COLLECTION HOTEL

VEDEMA, A LUXURY COLLECTION RESORT

Athens, Greece / 5 Stars

Santorini, Greece / 5 Stars

Located opposite Syntagma Square within walking distance of ancient

Tucked away within the medieval village of Megalohori, this enchanting

archaeological sites, exclusive shopping areas and historical museums,

luxury boutique resort has evolved from a 400-year-old wine cellar into

this stunning Beaux-Arts hotel enjoys an ideal location in Athens city

an authentic, Cycladic-styled property. Retreat to spacious suites and

center. Head to the renowned GB Spa for a transcendental experience

villas, all with their own terraces and some with Jacuzzis or private pools.

devoted to pampering and restoration.

Dedicated to the needs of seasoned travelers, this family-friendly resort encourages a sophisticated and relaxed philosophy for its guests.

90

• 320 AC rooms & suites

• Outdoor rooftop pool (seasonal),

• 45 AC villas & pool suites

• Mountain bikes

• 3 Restaurants, 4 bars

indoor pool

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, wine tastings

• Welcome amenity/wine/fresh fruit

• Concierge, 24-hr room service,

• Nightly turndown, bathrobes & slippers

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

butler service, private transfers

• Outdoor pool, private beach

• GB Spa, fitness center, salon

• Asian Spa Resort, fitness center, sauna


EUROPE GREECE Perched in the cliffs of Oia, Santorini lies the luxurious Canaves Oia Hotel, a unique place of utmost beauty and elegance which was recently renovated to become more modern, stylish and contemporary. Spacious, majestic, with white being the dominant color, with a touch of antique furniture and small colorful details‌The balconies offer an amazing view of the Caldera and you can enjoy moments of sheer relaxation in your private plunge pool or by the main Infinity Cave Pool.

91


EUROPE FLORENCE, ITALY Hotel Brunelleschi is an historical pearl inside the heart of Florence city centre, just a few steps from the main city attractions and shopping streets. Elegant rooms are equipped with all comforts and supplied with all of the expected bath amenities, and also boasts a range of suites that are astonishing for their elegance, individual designs and views, and exclusive services.

92


HAWAII AND TAHITI An epic experience beyond the imagination, the islands of Hawaii and Tahiti may be the planet’s most sublime and provocative destinations. Get ready to embrace authentic smiles, spectacular landscapes, beaches like no other, and the inescapable vibe you’ll find only at the farthest ends of the earth.

93


HAWAII

THE RITZ-CARLTON, KAPALUA Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii / My Time / 5 Stars Immerse yourself in a true Hawaiian experience – as well as legendary Ritz-Carlton service and exclusive facilities – at this enchanted sanctuary on Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best” list, set in the midst of a historic 23,000acre pineapple plantation along Maui’s famous D.T. Fleming Beach. Hide away in romantic, newly remodeled guest rooms with dark wood flooring, Hawaiian-inspired artwork, marble baths with deep-soaking tubs, and spacious lanais with garden, resort, or ocean views. Drive the fairways at the home of the PGA Tour’s annual Tournament of Champions. Inspired by the spirit, the spa pampers with treatments and therapies based on native Hawaiian healing. Get wet with snorkeling, kayaking, and outrigger canoeing in the deep blue, and join naturalists from Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment on eye-opening hikes around the region. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 463 AC newly remodeled rooms

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

& suites, Club Level, 1- & 2-bedroom

• Spa, fitness center, yoga, Pilates

residential suites

• On-site & nearby recreational activities

• 6 Restaurants & bars

• Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors

• Outdoor tri-level pool, kids pool,

of the Environment

sundeck, cabanas

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

FAIRMONT KEA LANI, MAUI Maui, Hawaii / My Time / 4½ Stars Discover the essence of Maui at Hawaii’s only all-suite and villa luxury resort. Nestled on the golden sands of Wailea’s Polo Beach, this awardwinning oceanfront paradise redefines luxury with a state-of-the-art spa, island-inspired cuisine, and authentic cultural experiences. Revel in the ideal island getaway with four unique restaurants, three swimming pools including an adult-only pool, a comprehensive fitness and wellness program, and unrivaled access to the best adventures across the island. Guest suites feature spacious living rooms, master bedrooms, marble baths, and private lanais, while two- and three-bedroom villas offer full kitchens, private plunge pools, and barbecue grills. Voted “Top Spa in Hawaii” by readers of Travel+Leisure, Willow Stream Spa encompasses outdoor cabanas and interior treatment suites, plus sensory experience showers and a soothing palolo (mud) bar. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel. • 450 AC suites & villas

• Willow Stream Spa, fitness center,

• 7 Restaurants, 4 bars, poolside bar,

sauna

swim-up bar

• Hawaiian cultural activities

• 3 Outdoor pools, adults-only pool,

• Golf/tennis/shopping nearby

kids pool, water slide, 2 whirlpools • Keiki Lani Kid’s Club

94


HAWAII

THE RITZ-CARLTON RESIDENCES WAIKIKI BEACH Waikiki Beach, Hawaii / 5 Stars This spectacular oasis welcomes guests to experience a new horizon of luxury. The resort features ocean-facing accommodations, the highest infinity pool in Waikiki overlooking the lush treetops of Fort Derussy, a premier fitness center, The Ritz-Carlton Spa, and a fine selection of dining experiences that ensure an adventure for the senses. Welcome to Waikiki’s newest luxury resort and first Ritz-Carlton Residences, positioned at the gateway to Waikiki next to the Luxury Row of retailers Tiffany & Co., Chanel, Saint Laurent, Gucci, and Miu Miu. There are plenty of luxurious firsts here, especially with the inauguration of Oahu’s first Ritz-Carlton Spa, Hawaii’s first Dean & Deluca, and Sushi Sho’s first location outside of Japan led by master chef Keiji Nakazawa. It may be your first visit, but it won’t be your last. Nowhere in Hawaii will you find such luxury, calm, and excellence.

• 307 AC ocean-facing rooms

• Ritz-Carlton Spa, sauna & steam room

• 2 Restaurants & bars, BLT Market,

• Premier fitness center designed by

Dean & DeLuca, Sushi Sho

celebrity trainer Harley Pasternak

• Concierge services, 24-hr in-room dining

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Outdoor pool, adults pool,

• No resort fee

private cabanas

THE FAIRMONT ORCHID, HAWAII Kohala Coast, Big Island, Hawaii / 4½ Stars Extensive recreation options, trademark Fairmont service, and plush accommodations – all with private lanais – draw vacationers to this elegant resort overlooking the clear tropical waters of Pauoa Bay, applauded on Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best” list. The unique Spa Without Walls specializes in outdoor massages amid the soothing sounds of waterfalls and the ocean. Serve it up at the 10-court Hawaii Tennis Center, which features lights for evening play and a dramatic stadium court, and drive the fairways at the 36-hole Francis H. I’i Brown Golf Course, built along an ancient black lava flow. At the end of the day, enjoy the dazzling sunset at the award-winning Brown’s Beach House Restaurant, one of the four enticing dining venues.

• 540 AC rooms & suites

• Hawaii Tennis Center

• 6 Restaurants, 3 bars, poolside bar, deli

• Nightly entertainment, Keiki Aloha

• Concierge, room service

Program

• Outdoor heated pool, water sports • Spa Without Walls, fitness center • 2 Championship 18-hole golf courses

95


HAWAII

THE MODERN HONOLULU Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii / 4½ Stars Located just steps from one of Hawaii’s most famous beaches, this ultramodern AAA Four-Diamond property epitomizes cosmopolitan chic in Hawaii. Deftly combining style and sophistication, every element is original, authentic, or custom-designed to enhance the experience. Sweeping vistas of the Pacific Ocean and city skyline surround the guest rooms and suites. Gourmet pleasures, vibrant nightlife, intimate pool settings, exhilarating spa treatments and all that Oahu has to offer – luxury shopping, beaches, nature – blend to create a feeling of luxury, as refined as it is relaxed. Sit down to the meal of a lifetime at “Iron Chef” Masaharu Morimoto’s eponymous eatery, serving the famed chef’s seamless integration of Japanese and Western ingredients. The spa’s signature treatments range from the ancient Polynesian tradition of Lomi Lomi massage to advanced-technology oxygen infusions. After dark, dance beneath 40,000 lights at Addiction Nightclub.

• 353 AC rooms & suites

• No resort fee

• 2 Restaurants, 5 bars, poolside bar

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, 24-hr room service • 2 Outdoor pools, sundeck • Spa, fitness center, yoga lessons • Addiction Nightclub

GRAND WAILEA, A WALDORF ASTORIA RESORT

MAUNA LANI BAY HOTEL & BUNGALOWS

Wailea, Maui, Hawaii / 5 Stars

Kona, Big Island, Hawaii / 4½ Stars

This unequaled resort on Wailea Beach is a fount of luxurious amenities

Guests are invited to experience island comfort in this oceanfront oasis

and family activities, including spectacular water features like a river pool

located on a white-sand beach surrounded by lush tropical gardens

with grottoes, slides, sand beach, and the world’s only water-elevator.

and historic fishponds along the Kohala Coast. Understated elegance,

Spacious guest rooms have private lanais with garden or ocean views. Spa

superb cuisine, and world-class golf, tennis, spa and genuine Hawaiian-

Grande, the largest spa in Hawaii, is a unique haven of water therapies,

style hospitality is the signature of this Hawaiian Island resort. Retreat

with a Roman tub, saunas, Swiss jet showers, a Japanese furo, and five

to guest rooms with contemporary design, private balconies, and garden

specialty baths.

mountain, or ocean views.

96

• 780 AC rooms & suites

• The Rock kids’ camp

• 341 AC rooms

• Outdoor pool

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars, café

• Scuba clinic

• 4 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Two 18-hole PGA-level golf courses

• 9 Outdoor pools, river, adult pool,

• Tennis & golf nearby

• Concierge, room service

• 6 Tennis courts, water sports

children’s pool

• Mauna Lani Spa & Fitness Center,

• Keiki Adventure Program

• Spa Grande, fitness center

salon, lap pool

• Complimentary activities


HAWAII OAHU Discover an elevated and luxurious lifestyle featuring stylishly-appointed suites, incomparable ocean views, and legendary service at The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Waikiki Beach. Exclusive resort amenities include the highest infinity pool in Waikiki, a premier fitness center designed by celebrity trainer Harley Pasternak, and The Ritz-Carlton Spa, which highlights the islands’ natural elements.

97


TAHITI

THE ST. REGIS BORA BORA RESORT Bora Bora, Tahiti / 5 Stars Reaching out across 44 acres of lush landscaping edged by powdery white sands and a crystalline lagoon, this laid-back French Polynesian resort on Travel+Leisure’s “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List” represents the epitome of carefree elegance. Exquisite accommodations are set in idyllic private villas featuring overwater architecture or private pools, and fusing Polynesian design with modern amenities. Step out to your private garden, plunge pool, or directly to the ocean, and you’re rewarded with awesome views to the horizon. Suspended over water with thrilling views through floor-to-ceiling windows, Lagoon by Jean Georges features superstar chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s innovative French and Asian-infused menu. Luxuriate with soothing treatments at the spa, located on its own private island in the lagoon.

• 90 AC villas & over-water bungalows

• Miri Miri Spa by Clarins,

• 4 Restaurants, 2 bars

24-hr fitness center

• 24-Hr concierge & butler service

• Kids club

• 2 Outdoor pools, water sports,

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

private lagoon • Tennis courts, water sports

CONRAD BORA BORA NUI

HILTON MOOREA LAGOON RESORT & SPA

Bora Bora, Tahiti / 5 Stars

Moorea, Tahiti / 5 Stars

Arrive in paradise to this completely renovated resort, from the

A private white-sand beach between two bays on heart-shaped Moorea is

accommodations down to all the facilities. Relax in total seclusion on Motu

home to this acclaimed resort, set against a stunning mountain backdrop

Tapu, the resort’s own exclusive islet, the perfect place for private picnic

that melts into a crystal-clear lagoon. Travel+Leisure says “It hits all the

lunches and snorkeling, intimate beach weddings or romantic dinners, as

tropical hallmarks… while still managing to reflect the carefree boho vibe

well as large-scale events. Unwind in overwater villas with private pools

of its home in Moorea.” Retreat to thatched-roof overwater bungalows

available, or atop 2-story Presidential Villas. Relax at the hilltop spa and

with windows in the floor and private sundecks, and direct access to the

enjoy the unbeatable views from the alfresco treatment deck.

lagoon.

• 114 AC rooms & suites

• Tamari’i Kids Club

• 104 AC bungalows

• Polynesian Spa, 24-hr fitness center

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Non-motorized water sports, mini golf,

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars,

• Water sports, tennis courts

• Concierge, room service

bicycles

convenience store

• Live entertainment, Polynesian shows

• Outdoor infinity pool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Hina Spa, 24-hr fitness center

98

• Outdoor pool


TAHITI

LE MÉRIDIEN BORA BORA Bora Bora, Tahiti / 5 Stars Designed in an elegant contemporary style, this luxurious TripAdvisor “Certificate of Excellence” resort sits on a magnificent islet surrounded by a beautiful lagoon and offers stunning views of Mount Otemanu. Step into over-water bungalows with thatched roofs, the largest glass floors in Bora Bora, and awesome vistas to the blue horizon. Le Tipanié restaurant serves up Polynesian and international specialties, while Hapaina Wine Bar serves wines by the glass or bottle along with tapas made with imported European products but with a Polynesian twist. Go snorkeling, kayaking, outrigger canoeing, Jet-Skiing, waterskiing, and windsurfing, and learn to scuba dive with the PADI pros. Overlooking the blue lagoon, the Wellness Center is the place for soothing massages and restorative body treatments.

SOUTH PACIFICFIJI AND COOK ISLANDS

• 93 AC overwater bungalows, beachfront

• Manahau Wellness Center,

bungalows & pool-beach villas

24-hr fitness center

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, pool bar • Concierge, 24-hr room service • 2 Outdoor infinity pools, private inner lagoon

SOFITEL MOOREA IA ORA BEACH RESORT

• Complimentary water sports, PADI dive center

• Bora Bora Turtle Center Sanctuary

Moorea, Tahiti / 5 Stars On these islands of warmth and A rare and refined sophistication in the heart of paradise, this exclusive resort stands at the edge of an infinite white-sand beach on a magnificent relaxation, life is good, the food lagoon with views over the ocean and the island of Tahiti. Retreat to luxurious bungalows over the water, on the beachfront, or surrounded is delicious, and amazing resorts by gardens, featuring stone-tiled rainfall showers, the latest tech and are surrounded by unparalleled entertainment amenities, and garden or lagoon views. Enjoy a modern take on French cuisine Incredibly while wiggling your toes in the beauty. friendly – and as sand and enjoying a Polynesian dance show at K restaurant. exotic as the paradise that is theirs Go kayaking, Jet-Skiing, deep-sea fishing, snorkeling, and scuba diving, and tee off on the Jack Nicklaus-designed Moorea Green Pearl Golf – the islanders themselves are the Course. After a day of fun, head to the spa, where you’ll find rejuvenation in seven tranquil spa suites, a Jacuzzi, andattraction. a solarium, with a panoramic greatest view stretching across the lagoon.

• 113 AC bungalows, over-water

• Spa, Jacuzzi

bungalows & villas

• Polynesian dance shows nightly

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars • Outdoor pool, private beach • PADI dive center, water sports, snorkeling

99


SOUTH PACIFIC

OUTRIGGER FIJI BEACH RESORT Viti Levu, Fiji / My Time / 5 Stars Reminiscent of a traditional Fijian village, this luxury resort delivers sweeping ocean views in an exquisite tropical landscape on a white-sand beach. Most accommodations feature signature VIP Talai butler service. Voted the best family resort in Fiji, adults and kids alike will enjoy the luxury and elegance of staying in this Fijian oasis. Exquisite dining options guarantee a delectable stay, from an array of local seafood to Australian beef to wood-fired pizza. Sleep soundly on plush linens under the vaulted ceilings of thatched bures, or unwind on the balcony of a beautifully appointed suite. Float away in the vast lagoon pool, choose from fifty treatment options at the stunning Bebe Spa, and enjoy traditional entertainment from cava ceremonies to fire walking shows. Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel.

• 252 AC rooms & suites with balconies

• Bebe Spa Fiji, fitness center

• 5 Restaurants including award winning

• Golf driving range

Ivi Restaurant, 6 bars

• Motorized water sports

• Concierge services

• Live entertainment

• 2 Outdoor lagoon pools,

• Kids club

separate adults-only pool

INTERCONTINENTAL FIJI GOLF RESORT & SPA Viti Levu, Fiji / 5 Stars Nestled amid 35 acres of tropical gardens, this captivating resort is set along picturesque Natadola Bay on Fiji’s main island of Viti Levu and provides guests with a genuine South Seas island experience on one of the world’s most desirable beaches. Showcasing garden, pool, lagoon, or beach views, the spacious rooms and suites feature contemporary island décor, Bose sound systems, and Pure Fiji bath amenities, and open to private balconies with daybeds and the resort’s signature Cleopatra-style baths. Spanning dramatic landscapes from rolling pastures to a gorgeous beachfront, the Natadola Bay Golf Course was designed by champion golfer Vijay Singh and is home to PGA-level golf tournaments. Go snorkeling, surfing, waterskiing, sport fishing, and kayaking, and learn to scuba dive with the PADI pros.

• 266 AC rooms & suites

• 18-Hole championship golf course

• 3 Restaurants, bar

• Water sports

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Planet Trekkers kids club,

• 3 Outdoor pools

cultural entertainment, live music

• Spa InterContinental,

• Wedding chapel & conference facilities

24-hr fitness center, yoga

100


SOUTH PACIFIC

SOFITEL FIJI RESORT & SPA Denarau Island, Fiji / 5 Stars This modern family-friendly beachside resort is the ultimate fullyintegrated destination, blending French influences with exotic Fijian customs in a tropical retreat that faces the endless horizons of the South Pacific. Experience elegant simplicity in breezy guest rooms that feature traditional Fijian design elements and open to private balconies with sweet ocean views or patios with direct access to the beach. V, the resort’s signature gourmet restaurant that uses local produce in contemporary Frenchinfluenced cuisine, is “a serious gastronomic affair,” according to Fodor’s. Dive into snorkeling, sailing, Jet-Skiing, waterskiing, kayaking, and wind-surfing, and learn to scuba dive with the PADI pros from DSDS Fiji. After a day of play, enter a world of health and beauty at So Spa, where private bures or bungalows surround a tranquil garden.

• 296 AC rooms & suites

• PADI dive center, water sports,

• 5 Restaurants, 4 bars

bike rentals

• Outdoor lagoon-style pool, water slide

• Fijian cultural experiences

• So Spa, salon, fitness center,

• Adjacent to Denarau Golf & Racquet

personal trainers, sauna, Jacuzzi

Club

• On-site shopping, wedding chapel

NANUKU AUBERGE RESORT FIJI

VOMO ISLAND FIJI

Viti Levu, Fiji / 5 Stars

Mamanuca Islands, Fiji / 5 Stars

All-Inclusive / This sophisticated Fijian-style all-villa beachfront resort is

All-Inclusive / A secluded, seductive destination for couples and families

acclaimed for its contemporary luxury, exquisite cuisine, and personalized

alike, this luxury boutique resort on a private island is renowned for its

service. Spacious accommodations have Balinese design, private plunge

white-sand beaches, acclaimed cuisine, numerous activities, and personal

pools, and private terraces with ocean views. Grab a kayak, canoe, or

service. Seen in Sports Illustrated’s 2017 “Swimsuit Issue,” this stunning

Hobie Cat® and set out on the Pacific Ocean right from Nanuku’s own

resort sits on the slopes of Mt. Vomo, just steps from the sands. Guest

beach. Kids enjoy a fun, active, and educational range of daily activities

villas have separate living areas, Jacuzzis, the latest entertainment tech,

including arts & crafts, water sports, games, and cultural learning.

and private furnished decks showcasing garden or ocean views.

• 24 AC suites & villas

• Lomana Spa & Wellness Centre,

• 32 AC villas & residences

• Water sports, fishing, PADI dive center

• Restaurant, 3 bars

fitness center

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Tennis, 9-hole golf course

• Concierge, room service,

• Water sports

• Concierge, room service

• Kids Village

butler & nanny service

• Lailai Children’s Club

• Outdoor pool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Outdoor infinity pool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Kui Spa, fitness center

101


SOUTH PACIFIC

CROWN BEACH RESORT & SPA RAROTONGA Rarotonga, Cook Islands / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive – Adults-Only (16+) / Set in manicured botanical gardens with running streams and waterfalls along a pristine white-sand beach on the sheltered sunset coast of Rarotonga, this boutique luxury resort is ideal for honeymooners and couples. Retreat to exquisite one- and two-bedroom individual villas set amid tropical gardens or on the beachfront, with modern Polynesian ambiance, the latest entertainment amenities, and private balconies with garden or ocean views. Ocean’s restaurant specializes in Pacific Rim cuisine featuring fresh seafood, choice cut meats, and a fusion of flavors from Asia, the Americas, and the Antipodes. Go snorkeling in the lagoon, where the water is crystal clear and full of colorful reef fish and a variety of live coral. Then head to Spa Ariki, where soothing treatments incorporate reflexology, acupuncture, acupressure massage, elements of homeopathy, and, most importantly, water. • 36 AC villas & suites

• Water sports, PADI dive center

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Golf nearby

• Concierge, room service

• Daily entertainment

• Outdoor freshwater waterfall pool, sundeck • Spa Ariki, fitness center

AITUTAKI LAGOON RESORT & SPA

IRIRIKI ISLAND RESORT & SPA

Aitutaki, Cook Islands / 4½ Stars

Vanuatu / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive Option – Adults Only (16+) / Serene and sublime, the only

Set amid the spectacular tropical landscapes of Port Vila Harbour and

private island resort on Aitutaki Lagoon is blessed with jaw-dropping

Mele Bay, this stunning 69-acre resort is dotted with lush tropical gardens,

views and the only overwater bungalows in Aitutaki. Seen in Sports

and opens onto a private beach, providing great snorkeling just offshore.

Illustrated’s 2014 “Swimsuit Issue,” the resort’s luxurious accommodations

Guest rooms have sleek contemporary style, full kitchens, and breezy

boast private verandas, Polynesian-style open-air showers, and superb

private balconies with spa tubs and pool or ocean views. There’s live

views across the magnificent turquoise waters of Aitutaki Lagoon or the

entertainment, a kids cub, and a spa where you can relax with massages.

endless South Pacific Ocean. • 36 AC bungalows & villa

• Complimentary water sports

• 137 AC rooms, suites, villas & fares

• Water sports, tennis, game room

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars, beach dining

& cultural activities

• 4 Restaurants, 4 bars, pool bar

• Iririki Kids Club, playground

• Room service

• Wedding planner

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Outdoor pool

• Wi-Fi access throughout

• 2 Outdoor pools

• SpaPolynesia, fitness center

102

• Iririki Day Spa, fitness center


GENERAL CONDITIONS Any bookings for tours or travel, including without limitation, for airfares, cruises or packages incorporated in this brochure (“Travel”) made by a client or customer (“You”) with an employee or contractor of Flight Centre Travel Group (USA) Inc dba GOGO Vacations (“GOGO”) are subject to the following general conditions (“General Conditions”) together with the terms and conditions annexed to the itinerary confirmation:

Reservations and Payment A deposit and a signed itinerary confirmation are required at the time of booking. Upon payment of a deposit, You indicate acceptance of the General Conditions. The amount of the deposit will depend on the package booked. At GOGO’s sole discretion full payment may be required 45 days prior to departure; reservations made within 45 days of departure are subject to immediate payment in full; or such other time as GOGO notifies You from time to time. If You are part of a group and have a group representative, your group representative is responsible for advising the group of any/all cancellation penalties. Any person or entity, with whom You deal to book your Travel, does so strictly as your agent. GOGO disclaims liability for payments made to anyone (including such person or entity appointed as your agent), until we receive such payment earmarked for your account and we accept it as such.

Cancellations and Refunds All refunds are subject to cancellation charges of up to 100% of the cost of the Travel. Detailed deposit and cancellation information will be furnished upon booking. All refunds are conditioned upon your understanding that your acceptance of a refund is on the express condition that You release GOGO from any and all liability and You thereby waive all additional rights and remedies under your contract or any applicable state, federal or foreign law.

Revisions/Changes Any changes or revisions to your Travel will be subject to charges at GOGO’s sole discretion or that imposed by a third party.

Not Included in Package Price Our price for Travel does not include porterage at airport (unless specified) and hotels; tips to local representatives, sightseeing guides, restaurant employees, hotel bellman and chambermaids, wines, liquors, laundry or any other items of a personal nature as well as any items not specifically mentioned within itinerary. Tipping is left to your discretion. In addition, price for Travel are subject to holiday blackouts, peak period and surcharges and other restrictions may apply and vary by resort, cruise and airline carrier.

Refunds for Unused Services Unused hotel nights are refundable only if they cover a minimum of two consecutive nights and only to the extent that the tour operator receives a refund from the hotel after deducting cancellation charges levied by the hotel, if any. Unused transfers and/or sightseeing tours included in the basic tours will only be refunded to the extent that the tour operator receives a refund from the supplier. To get a prompt refund for unused services, clients are requested to submit to their agent written proof from the hotel or other operator that services were unused and refundable. A check-out bill from the hotel in question will be accepted in lieu of special certification. If no proof is furnished, a refund may be made pending an investigation, which may take up to three months. To be accepted, all refund claims should be presented to the travel agent who initially booked the tour, no later than 30 days after the trip has ended. No refunds or adjustments will be made for any changes, cancellations or modifications of services provided in this itinerary, if such changes are made by the tour participant during the tour. All refunds are conditioned upon your understanding that your acceptance of a refund is on

the express condition that You release GOGO from any and all liability and You thereby waive all additional rights and remedies under your contract or any applicable state, federal or foreign law.

Car, Moped or Scooter Rental A valid driver’s license, major credit card and/or cash deposit are necessary for rentals. All countries have a minimum age requirement, please check with your travel agent for details. Supplements apply during certain periods.

Local Taxes and Service Charges Local room tax, energy surcharges and service charges on room and meals are not included unless specified.Taxes and service charges are based on the hotel’s daily room tariff and not on the land package prices.

Participating Carriers These packages are sold in conjunction with the services of approved ARC and IATA member carriers. Government regulations now enable air carriers to increase their fares on 24-hour notice.

Airfare Air fuel surcharge is included in pricing. Some fares may be non-refundable but may be exchanged for a fee, plus any additional airfare costs due to difference in new airfares. Airlines offer varied promotional fares to the destinations included in this brochure. A minimum stay and advance purchase/ticketing is required. Holiday supplements are applicable and further restrictions may apply. Some airlines impose additional charges if you choose to check any baggage. Please contact your airline or refer to www.gogoworldwidevacations.com for more information regarding airlines checked baggage policies.

Responsibility GOGO and its employees, shareholders, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, successors, agents, and assigns does not own or operate any entity which provides goods and services for Your Travel including without limitation, lodging facilities, airline, vessel, motor coach, or other transportation companies, guides or guide services, local ground operators, providers or organizers of optional excursions, food service providers, etc. All such persons and entities are independent contractors and are in no way affiliated to GOGO or any of GOGO’s affiliated entities. As a result, GOGO is not liable for any negligent or willful act or failure to act of any such person or entity or of any third party. In addition and without limitation, GOGO is not responsible for any injury, loss, death, inconvenience, delay, or damage to person or property in connection with the provision of any goods or services whether resulting from, but not limited to, acts of God or force majeure, illness, disease, acts of war or civil unrest, insurrection or revolt, animals, strikes or other labor activities, criminal or terrorist activities of any kind, overbooking or downgrading of accommodations, mechanical or other failure of airplanes or other means of transportation, or for any failure of any transportation mechanism to arrive or depart on time. Also be advised that certain foreign facilities such as air-conditioning systems in public places, hotels and motor coaches are not up to U.S. standards. GOGO reserves the right to withdraw any program or Travel in this brochure and/or make such changes in the program(s) or Travel. If due to weather, flight schedules or other uncontrollable factors You are required to spend additional night(s), You will be responsible for your own hotel, transfers and meal costs. Baggage is entirely at owner’s risk. You may see the name GOGO affixed to motor vehicles, on signs around the hotel or elsewhere. This use of our name is purely for reasons of identification and does not denote ownership, supervision, or control by GOGO in any way. The prices of these tours are based on rates in

effect (including foreign exchange rates) at the time of printing and are subject to change without notice.

Important Notes–Consult Agent PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP: Be prepared with proper documentation! United States citizens are required to have a valid passport to travel internationally. Visit http:www.travel.state.gov for information on how to obtain a passport, including forms, fees, and how to locate a passport acceptance facility nearest You. No refunds will be made if improper documentation results in denied boarding or entry. If You are not a U.S. citizen be certain to check with the consulate of the country You are traveling to for full entry requirements (Visas may be required in addition to passports). Requirements may change after this printing so we recommend that you verify any immigration requirements with the tourist office or consulate before you travel. CST #2088177 GOGO Worldwide Vacations is not a participant in the California Travel Consumer Restitution Fund. You are not eligible to file a claim against that fund in the event of GOGO Worldwide Vacations’ default. Your right to make a claim is on USTOA’s $1,000,000.00 Traveler’s Assistance Program. GOGO Worldwide Vacations, as an Active Member of USTOA, is required to post $1 Million with USTOA to be used to reimburse, in accordance with the terms and conditions of the USTOA Travelers Assistance Program, the advance payments of GOGO Worldwide Vacations customers in the unlikely event of GOGO Worldwide Vacations bankruptcy, insolvency or cessation of business. Further, you should understand that the $1 Million posted by GOGO Worldwide Vacations may be sufficient to provide only a partial recovery of the advance payments received by GOGO Worldwide Vacations. Complete details of the USTOA Travelers Assistance Program may be obtained by writing to USTOA at 275 Madison Avenue, Suite 2014, New York, New York 10016, or by e-mail to information@ustoa.com or by visiting their website at www.USTOA.com.

AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

Travel Protection Travel insurance can help cover unexpected events and is available to provide coverage that may include both Australia’s tropical beaches medicalFrom and cancellation coverage for reasons listed on the description of coverage applicable to the travel protection plan purchased. Please refer to your consultant and otherworldly Outback, to for more information.

Governing Law

renowned wine regions and

The construction, validity and performance of these General Conditions and any disputes between the parties shall bestriking governed by and construed according to the cities, a diverse range oflaws of the State of New Jersey, without giving effect to its conflicts of law principles, and any federal laws applicable make the continent therein.attractions Both parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of New Jersey with respect to any legal proceedings relating to these terms.

“Down Under” an incredibly

Effective: November 2017 - November 2018 desirable vacation option.

And the

Flight Centre Travel Group (USA) Inc dba GOGO Vacations wonders Oceaniaforextend the does not assume anyof responsibility errors or to omissions in this brochure.

modern cities and natural charms Reorder No. BR 434G

BRC 134

of New Zealand – one of travel’s best kept secrets.

103


AUSTRALIA

PARKROYAL DARLING HARBOUR Sydney, New South Wales / My Time / 4½ Stars The Harbour, the iconic Sydney Opera House, The Rocks historic district, and Chinatown are within a short walk of this stylish high-rise hotel, an urban sanctuary in the heart of the city. Guest rooms have sleek modern style, marble baths, the latest tech and

Since 1951, GOGO Vacations has led the way in providing quality vacations at the most

entertainment amenities, and knockout views of Darling Harbour or the

affordable prices. Today we are the number one wholesaler in the United States. And for

city skyline. Head to ABODE Bistro & Bar for a distinctive menu featuring

more than a million satisfied travelers a year, the name GOGO Vacations continues to

fresh and seasonal flavors from local and seasonal ingredients, plus a

assure financial stability, unequaled value and the widest selection of exciting vacations selection of boutique wines, craft beers,onand signature cocktails. six continents.

The hotel’s enhanced PARKROYAL Club experience includes privileges such as access to the Club Lounge, executive breakfast, all-day refreshments,

Our nationwide sales agents are committed to helping your travel professional tailor-make

twilight drinks and canapés, and access to business facilities and the Club

the vacation experience of your dreams. As the first company to introduce independent boardroom.

customized package trips, we will help your travel professional plan your entire vacation

Inquire about special My Time amenities exclusive to this hotel.

and take care of every detail – from the lowest airfares and car rentals to an unparalleled selection of hotels and sightseeing options. Let us be your Complete Package Specialist. • 340 AC rooms & suites • Club Lounge So, wherever you want to go – whether you want to relax by the turquoise waters of the • 2 Restaurant, bar & lounge

Caribbean, ski the Rockies, explore the exciting cities of Europe, try your luck in Las Vegas • 24-Hr room service

or experience any of our other vacations – have your travel professional book you with • Fitness center, jogging track

GOGO Vacations and watch your vacation dreams come true!Wi-Fi • Complimentary

QT SYDNEY Sydney, New South Wales / 5 Stars All-Inclusive / A pair of historic buildings house this unique luxury hotel, close to Sydney Opera House and Circular Quay. The property retains many of the buildings’ most distinctive features, such as the blend of Gothic, Art Deco, and Italian architecture that form the dazzling exterior Ask your Travel Agent about our other GOGO Vacations Brochures of the building. Guest rooms and suites boast quirks and nuances within 12 unique room styles; rooms in the Gowings Building are bright and airy with eccentric touches and embellishments while retaining the original timber floors, and the State Theatre rooms boast bespoke carpets and rugs, along with playful touches like bowler hat lamps and light fittings. All rooms have outstanding city views. Reminiscent of a European brasserie, Gowings Bar & Grill is a fine dining concept that utilizes the freshest produce from Australia’s best artisan purveyors and also features a specially curated wine program. • 200 AC rooms & suites

• Boutique

• Restaurant, 3 bars

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Concierge, 24-hr room service • Off-site indoor pool • spaQ, fitness center, steam room • State Theater

104

GOGO Luxury Travel Brochure (2017-2018)  

Impeccable attention to detail, an unsurpassed commitment to excellence, and the most decadently indulgent amenities on the globe - welcome...