Issuu on Google+

LUXURY


2


The ocean’s siren call lures many a vacationer with its commanding beauty and unique shades of blue. Heed the ocean’s call and find your perfect shade of blue in this and all our 2014 brochures.

WELCOME! Thank you for choosing GOGO Vacations, your Complete Package Specialists! In this brochure, you will find our hotels and exciting sightseeing options in our favorite destinations. Along with this brochure and the help of your travel agent, you will have everything you need to make an educated decision on where to vacation next. Vacations are all about the memories created in paradise, and with the options you will find in this brochure, they will be memories that will last a lifetime! We look forward to helping you book the vacation you deserve! See you soon, Your Complete Package Specialists

3


6


CONTENTS Caribbean.....................................................8-50 Mexico and Costa Rica..............................51-80 Hawaii and South Pacific...........................81-90 USA and Canada......................................91-101 Europe....................................................102-110 General Conditions....................................... 111

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.

myTime Vacation like a VIP – at no additional cost! You’ll receive unique recognition and personal attention, private check-in, extra amenities and inclusions, and special touches and complimentary services reserved exclusively for our customers. Whether you’re traveling with your family, your friends, or as a couple, think of myTime as an exclusive club – and you’re a valued member. It’s a whole new concept in vacations!

7


CARIBBEAN Drenched in World Heritage Sites, and surrounded by some of the most visually stunning and majestic waters in the world –the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean Sea, and the Atlantic Ocean‌the Caribbean is a geographic blessing dipped in luxury.

8


CARIBBEAN

CUISINART GOLF RESORT & SPA ANGUILLA Anguilla / 5 Stars Celebrate the ultimate Caribbean escape at this intimate and casually sophisticated beachfront resort, a member of The Leading Hotels of the World. Winner of a Condé Nast Traveler’s 2013 “Readers’ Choice Award” and Wine Spectator’s “Award of Excellence,” this tropical jewel entices with fine dining, a magnificent beach on a gentle curve of Rendezvous Bay, and exceptional suites and villas with inspiring sea views. Indulge in exquisite cuisine with ingredients picked straight from the resort’s own hydroponic farm. Rejuvenate with luscious treatments at Venus Spa, where you’ll find 15 treatment rooms, hammams, and a spectacular “Healing Waters Pool” for aqua reflexology and aqua massage. And tee off on the island’s only golf course, a stunning 18-hole Greg Norman-designed championship course with sweeping views of Rendezvous Bay, the Caribbean Sea, and the island of St. Maarten. World Golf calls it “the ultimate golf experience in the Caribbean.”

• 97 AC rooms, suites & villas

• Complimentary non-motorized water

• 5 Restaurants, 4 bars

sports

• Chef’s Table dining experience

• Greg Norman Signature golf course

• Award-winning Venus Spa, fitness center

• Cooking classes & wine tastings

• Outdoor freshwater infinity pool, Jacuzzi • 3 Night-lit tennis courts, tennis academy

CAP JULUCA

VICEROY ANGUILLA

Anguilla / 5 Stars

Anguilla / 5 Stars

A delightful tropical escape for the discerning vacationer, this secluded,

Situated on 35 lush acres along both Barnes and Meads Bays, this

sophisticated, and romantic retreat on Maundays Bay seeks to pamper

ultra-luxury resort on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” evokes a

you. Hide away in Moorish-style villas with gorgeous ocean views, dine

relaxed yet polished Caribbean sensibility, and tops its off with lavish

at award-winning restaurants, and bask in attentive personal service.

amenities. Sophisticated and contemporary interiors by designer Kelly

Condé Nast Johansens said the resort “encapsulates all that’s great about

Wearstler add rich textural contrast to the rooms, which have plush

the Caribbean,” naming it 2014 “Best Caribbean Hotel.”

Sferra linens, marble baths, silver travertine outdoor showers, and private pools and sundecks.

• 97 AC rooms, suites & villas

• Tennis courts & full-time resident pro

• 166 AC rooms, suites & villas with

• Tennis courts & resident pro

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Complimentary water sports

plunge pools

• Water sports

• Spa services, fitness center, yoga,

• Dance lessons, live music

• 5 Restaurants & lounges

• Island excursions, bike tours

Pilates

• Media library

• 3 Outdoor pools, sundecks

• Generation V kids’ club, teen activities

• Outdoor pool, beach services

• Supervised children’s programs

• Spa, fitness center, yoga, Pilates

9


HERMITAGE BAY ANTIGUA Antigua / myTime / 5 Stars

• 25 AC cottage suites, some with

All-Inclusive / Hermitage Bay is Antigua’s tropical

private plunge pool suites

masterpiece nestled on a secluded private bay —a

• Beachfront restaurant, premium bar

holistic approach to endless pampering and a new

• Gluten-free, vegan & vegetarian

perspective on all-inclusive luxury… Expect to be

menus available

nurtured upon arrival.

• Private beach

Savor an all-inclusive gastronomic decadence with daily changing menus, many prepared from locally grown and organic produce from its very own organic kitchen garden. Indulge in alfresco dining with a

• Spa, fitness center

Discover the meaning of sheer bliss in a sun-soaked

delightful breakfast and a splendid afternoon lunch

• Complimentary yoga, Pilates,

all-inclusive refuge where natural beauty seamlessly

under the shade. Raise your glass and satiate your

meditation & non-motorized

blends with boundless luxury and high-touch

water sports

palate with a delectable dinner prepared with modern

hospitality that caters to your every whim. Become

European flavors, uniquely fused with Caribbean and

enlightened in this eco-friendly resort boasting

American favorites. Exclusive private dining on your

open-air philosophy, organic farming, and healing

terrace or on the beach is available for special occasions

spa rituals. myTime Exclusive Offer

for ultimate enchantment.

Exquisite Accommodations

Experiential Wonders

• $75 Resort Credit (Valid towards

Individual cottage suites with outdoor showers and

Release the tension on Hermitage Bay’s spa deck

indoor soaking tubs are sprinkled along the unspoiled

with morning yoga and meditation. The Garden Spa

hillside and scattered on the beach. They are carefully

welcomes you to experience a spiritual awakening

Check-In Time, otherwise a $50

crafted in sustainable woods and adorned in white

with healing rituals designed to stimulate the body’s

Resort Credit will be Given

linens to evoke a harmonious environment. Wake up

7 chakras. Learn the art of cooking from a local chef

• Welcome Gift & More

to nature’s soothing sounds in your expansive cottage

for an inside view of authentic Caribbean cuisine.

suite ensconced within the lush foliage overlooking

Take a private boat charter and go deep-sea fishing or

Hermitage Bay’s immaculate azure waters. Relish

perfect your swing at a nearby 18-hole championship

uninterrupted views from the comfort of your private

golf course.

Spa, Private Dining & Boutique Purchases) • Guaranteed Access to Room by

plunge pool.

10

Culinary Indulgence


GALLEY BAY RESORT & SPA, AN ELITE ISLAND RESORT Antigua / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Lauded as one of the “World’s Best Hotels” on Travel & Leisure and selected in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler “Readers Choice Awards”, Galley Bay Resort & Spa, an Elite Island Resort, is creatively endowed with Polynesian-style casual elegance, exceptional hospitality, and extraordinary accommodations…Ensconced amid lush vegetation, it is no wonder this palm-fringed, adults-only oasis begs to be explored…over and over again.

Enchanting Accommodations Create your slice of paradise in a Caribbean-style Premium Beachfront Suite boasting unique tropical furnishings, plush linens, mini refrigerators stocked on arrival, and balconies to take in the mesmerizing panorama of azure waters and lush surroundings.

Culinary Delights Sink your toes in the powdery sands as you savor a mouthwatering burger or grilled kabob at the laid-back Barefoot Grill. Enjoy a sumptuous alfresco meal at the

• 98 AC rooms, suites & cottages • 3 À la carte beachfront restaurants, 2 open-air lounges • Outdoor free-form pool with waterfall • Indulge Spa, salon, fitness center

Sea Grape accompanied by rhythmic island drums.

• Non-motorized water sports

Pamper your palate at the alfresco Gauguin Restaurant

including windsurfing, kayaking,

and indulge in jerked chicken, and exquisite fresh

sailing, snorkeling & paddle boarding

catch-of-the-day, paired with exotic cocktails.

• Walking & bicycling trails, bird

Endless Activities

• Croquet lawn, tennis

Plunge into an extensive array of complimentary

• Weekly cocktail party

sanctuary • Live entertainment

sun-soaked adventures including windsurfing, kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, sailing, Hobie Cats®, cycling, tennis, and many more exhilarating

myTime Exclusive Offer

activities to enhance your tropical stay.

• Up to $50 Resort Credit & $50

Disconnect from the bustling world and become one

Award-Winning Spa

with nature as you wake up in a charming thatched-

This enchanted gem was selected in the 2014 Condé

roof Gaugin Cottage showcasing mini refrigerators

Nast Traveler “Reader’s Choice Awards” as one of the

stocked on arrival, terra cotta tiles, a woven bamboo

Top 15 Spas in the Caribbean and Atlantic. Nourish

ceiling, a concealed patio, and private plunge pool—

your skin with detoxifying facial therapies, unwind

a true reflection of Tahiti’s charm. Couples relish the

with aromatherapy cocoon treatment with herbal

sense of seclusion and uninterrupted relaxation.

essential oils, and exfoliate your body with a sea salt

Spa Credit • Welcome Gift • Special Turndown Amenity for Anniversary, Birthday or 1st Night of Honeymoon & More

glow, a water lily after-sun soothing wrap designed to treat your skin after being exposed to the warm rays.

11


CARIBBEAN

SANDALS GRANDE ANTIGUA RESORT & SPA Antigua The Luxury Included® Vacation / Set on Dickenson Bay, this romantic beachfront getaway welcomes you into two uniquely themed villages: the lush gardens of the Caribbean Grove and the all-suite, all ocean-view Mediterranean Village. Lounge by sparkling pools, be pampered at the Red Lane® Spa, and just enjoy the silky white-sand beach of this lovers’ hideaway. 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. Acclaimed as the World’s Most Romantic Resorts, Sandals is the ideal setting for creating wedding memories that will last a lifetime, as well as the ultimate tropical honeymoon destination that you’ve always dreamed about.

• 373 AC rooms, suites & rondovals

• Unlimited land sports

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

• Live entertainment, evening activities

• 24-Hr room service

• Island tours & excursions

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

• Free wedding package

• 6 Outdoor freshwater pools, 6 whirlpools

• Customizable wedding packages

• Water sports, scuba diving

CARLISLE BAY

ROSEWOOD JUMBY BAY

Antigua / 5 Stars

Antigua / 5 Stars

A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, lauded for its attentive

All-Inclusive / A standout on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” and

service and excellent facilities, this stunning sanctuary opens onto a

Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” this all-inclusive resort is a naturalist’s

sweeping secluded bay and breathtaking beach surrounded by rainforest.

haven that casts a spell of serene, rarified enchantment – all on a private

Step into spacious suites with cool, peaceful interiors and fantastic ocean

Caribbean island off the coast of Antigua! Retreat to breezy, sumptuous

views. Go sailing and snorkeling, lace up for action at the world-class

accommodations set amid lush landscape, stately palm trees, and three

tennis center, and unwind with afternoon tea and evening cocktails.

white-sand beaches. Play tennis and golf, go snorkeling and sailing, and revive at the open-air spa.

12

• 82 AC beachfront suites, adult

• Outdoor pool, children’s pool, sundeck

• 40 AC rooms & suites, 15 villas

• Tennis courts & resident pro,

& family sections

• Tennis center with 9 courts & resident pro

& 15 private estates

water sports

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Water sports center, island tours

• 3 Restaurants, 4 bars, room service

• Cedar Valley Golf Course

• Blue Spa, fitness center, salon,

• Cool Kids Club, Blue Crew (tweens),

• 2 Outdoor pools, 3 beaches

• Rose Buds for Children

yoga, Pilates

Crush (teens)

• Sense, A Rosewood Spa, fitness center

• Hawksbill Turtle Project


CARIBBEAN

BLUE WATERS ANTIGUA

THE RITZ-CARLTON, ARUBA

Antigua / 4 Stars

Aruba / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive / A classic island paradise with private coves and tropical

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

gardens, this boutique beachside resort is Antigua’s best-kept secret!

oceanfront resort is hailed as “the island’s most luxurious property” by

Spacious rooms have sophisticated amenities, plus balconies with

The New York Times. Toast the spectacular Caribbean sunsets from your

breathtaking views. The intimate Cove Suites also enjoy private premier

room’s spacious private balcony. The spa features 13 tranquil treatment

facilities, including an exclusive pool, dedicated bar service, and concierge

rooms, plus a variety of daily fitness classes including yoga. Play table

convenience. Dive into seven different pools, stroll the expansive

games, poker, and slots at the dazzling casino – at any time of day!

grounds, and pursue ultimate relaxation at the spa. • 96 AC rooms & suites

• Live music, theme nights

• 320 AC rooms & suites with private

• 24-Hr casino, nightly live music

• 3 Restaurants, 4 bars, lounge

• Water sports, tennis

balconies

• Ritz Kids supervised activities

• 7 Outdoor freshwater pools, adults-only

• Golf nearby

• 4 Restaurants, lounge

• Weddings

pool

• Tours & excursions

• 2 Outdoor pools, cabanas

• Golf nearby

• Blue Waters Spa, fitness center

• Spa, fitness center

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 immerse yourself in tranquil and rejuvenating spa treatments. The 8,000sf multi-level pool complex encompasses refreshing cascading waterfalls, a two-story water slide, and a freshwater lagoon.

• 357 AC rooms & suites

• Casino, live entertainment, dancing

• 5 Restaurants, 5 bars, swim-up bar

• Camp Hyatt

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

13


RADISSON ARUBA RESORT, CASINO & SPA Aruba / myTime / 4½ Stars This AAA Four-Diamond resort is a glistening 15-acre

nutrition, and relaxation. Plunge into extraordinary

& suites with private balconies

oasis surrounded by fragrant gardens, exotic lagoons,

adventures including cycling to the famous California

or terraces

and cascading waterfalls, where guests find themselves

Lighthouse and ATV trekking to the exotic Arikok

• 3 Restaurants including AAA

immersed in the island’s most lush and luxurious

National Park. Rise early for a yoga gathering and

4-Diamond Sunset Grille, 3 bars

resort.

alleviate tension with thalassotherapy treatments and

• 355 AC exquisitely appointed rooms

• 2 Outdoor zero-entry pools, water sports • 13,000sf Oceanfront Larimar Spa

Indulgent Stays

a specialized sports massage. Discover Your Family Time is available on select dates

• Children’s activity center, playground

Wake up in lavishly appointed guest rooms and suites,

to keep children entertained with arts and crafts,

• Expansive casino

all with private balconies or terraces, just steps from

storytelling, and treasure hunts, while adults indulge

• Live entertainment

pristine Palm Beach, some with panoramic views and

in relaxation on the beach and at the spa.

upgraded amenities. There are a plethora of options when it comes to

Award-Winning Spa Therapies

myTime Exclusive Offer

staying energized at the Radisson Aruba Resort,

Voted one of 2013’s “Top Spas in the Caribbean” by

Casino & Spa. From swimming in zero-entry pools,

Condé Nast Traveler, Larimar Spa is a sanctuary born

• $50 Casino Credit

learning how to scuba dive at the 5-star PADI Scuba

to quiet the mind and revive the spirit. Partnered with

Diving facility, exercising at the 24-hour fitness center,

ESPA, this full-service, 13,000-square-foot oceanfront

trying your luck at the bustling casino, savoring

spa offers its guests signature treatments derived from

award-winning cuisine, and to soaking up the warm

indigenous ingredients. Escape to a blissful state of

rays on a stretch of powdery sands.

mind with a curative ritual infused with essential oils

• Up to $50 Beverage Credit • 20% Spa Discount • Buy 3 Days Kids Club & 4th Day is Free & More

Life-Enriching Journeys Discover Programs is this top-notch resort’s newly launched program that enhances each stay and transforms the way you view and experience your life, with complimentary activities focusing on wellness,

14

and volcanic stones. Reveal your skin’s glow with a customized ESPA facial catering to your skin type and needs.


RENAISSANCE OCEAN SUITES Aruba / myTime / 4½ Stars Embark on a tropical awakening at this all-suite waterfront resort, located in the marina adjacent to downtown Oranjestad… where casual meets elegance… where Aruban island charm abounds…where your senses are spoiled. Revel with sophisticated dining,

Stimulating Wonders Plunge into the shallow beach lagoon, opt for a refreshing morning swim in the glistening pools, or hop on a boat to relish a sun-drenched adventure

• 258 AC suites • 6 Restaurants, 4 bars, 2 poolside bars, swim-up bar • 3 Outdoor pools, private island • Spa, fitness center

on Renaissance Island. Guests have access to all

• Water sports, PADI dive center

resort facilities. Try your luck at the elegant bustling

• Supervised children’s program

Renaissance Ocean Suites is the family-friendly

casino with slot machines, blackjack, roulette, and

• Casino, nightly live entertainment

section of the AAA Four-Diamond Renaissance Aruba

poker tables. Shop for your favorite luxury brands at

• Guests have access to all resort

Resort & Casino set on a 40-acre island, the only

designer stores including Gucci, Salvatore Ferragamo,

private island in Aruba!

Louis Vuitton, and many more high-end brands.

Understated Comfort

Eclectic Dining

Fringed with spellbinding sunsets and swaying palm

Explore a gastronomic journey with access to

trees, this storybook setting is the perfect backdrop

Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino’s restaurants. Rise

to exchange your vows, celebrate a special occasion,

early to enjoy a delightful breakfast buffet at Captain’s

or meditate to the sound of the gentle lapping of the

Corner overlooking the sparkling pool and verdant

waves.

surroundings. Savor a succulent aged-prime cut of

Immerse in unobstructed repose in expansive, recently

Angus beef at elegant L.G. Smith’s Steak & Chop

renovated one-bedroom suites with large, separate

House with enchanting views of the marina. Papagayo

living rooms, plush luxury linens, floor-to-ceiling

Bar and Grill overlooks the striking Iguana Beach and

windows, and patios or balconies boasting hypnotic

is the perfect place to sip a few cocktails under the

views. These lavishly appointed accommodations also

shaded open-air restaurant.

entertainment galore, and upscale shopping.

facilities • Golf nearby

myTime Exclusive Offer • Up to $50 Resort or Spa Credit • 25% Okeanos Spa Discount & Free Access to Steam Rooms • Welcome Gift & More

feature state-of-the-art technology and harmonious décor organically blending with Aruba’s natural born beauty.

15


CARIBBEAN

SANDALS EMERALD BAY GOLF, TENNIS, & SPA RESORT Great Exuma, Bahamas The Luxury Included® Vacation / Escape to a privileged oceanfront resort, secluded within 500 tropical acres along a mile-long pristine beach of pure white sands. Blending classical elegance and sophistication with a sense of tranquility, this resort is designed for true island living. Retreat to luxurious accommodations in various styles, including beachfront villas and charming bay houses that evoke the British Colonial splendor of a private island home and boast views of the magnificent gardens or shimmering sea. 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. Take advantage of the Caribbean’s most comprehensive resort scuba diving program, and experience a whole new underwater world by the very next day.

• 245 AC rooms & suites

• Greg Norman-designed golf course ($)

• 7 Restaurants, 6 bars, swim-up bar

• Free wedding package

• 3 Outdoor freshwater pools, 2 whirlpools

• Customizable wedding packages

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

• 150-Slip deepwater marina

• Water sports, PADI dive center • Tennis courts

SANDALS ROYAL BAHAMIAN SPA RESORT & OFFSHORE ISLAND Nassau - Cable Beach, Bahamas The Luxury Included® Vacation / Formerly a posh private club catering to royalty, this Five Star Diamond Award-winning resort is now the most elegant hotel in sunny, sophisticated Nassau. Set on famous Cable Beach, the resort also encompasses an exotic offshore island with two secluded white-sand beaches! Sumptuous four-poster mahogany beds exemplify the lavish appointments found in all guest rooms and suites, perfect refuges for relaxation and privacy. Enjoy chauffeured Rolls-Royce or Mercedes-Benz airport transfers in top-tier suites. 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

• Tennis, beach cabanas

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

• Live entertainment

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

• Free wedding package

• 6 Outdoor freshwater pools,

• Customizable wedding packages

6 whirlpools, scuba pool • Water sports, scuba diving

16


CARIBBEAN

THE COVE ATLANTIS Paradise Island, Bahamas / 5 Stars A place where scene meets scenery and urban chic meets white-sand nature, this stylish, sophisticated all-suite resort is set within the exciting world of Atlantis, between two of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Reward your palate with a delectable selection of exquisite dining options, including celebrity chef Bobby Flay’s Mesa Grill. And guests of The Cove enjoy full access to the spectacular world of Atlantis, Paradise Island. Revel and dance all night at Aura nightclub, and unwind with ancient Balinese healing touches at Mandara Spa. Dive into a vibrant social scene and poolside gaming at Cain at the Cove, a private adults-only ultra-pool exclusive to guests of The Cove Atlantis, also featuring daybeds, cabanas, and poolside and beach concierges.

• 600 AC suites with private balconies

• Mandara Spa, fitness center, tennis courts

• 21 Restaurants including Bobby Flay’s

• Tom Weiskopf-designed golf course

Mesa Grilll

• 141-Acre Aquaventure Water Park

• 19 Bars & lounges, casino

• Open-air marine habitat with 14 exhibit

• 2 Private outdoor pools including

lagoons

adults-only pool, beach club

• Access to the amenities of Atlantis

THE REEF ATLANTIS Paradise Island, Bahamas / 5 Stars Honored by U.S. News & World Report as “Best Hotel in The Bahamas 2014,” this resort-within-a-resort is an unparalleled oceanfront destination that opens onto miles of the world’s most celebrated white-sand beaches. Step into highly detailed residential-style studios, suites, and penthouses, complemented with the utmost level of pampering and personal service. Guests of The Reef enjoy full access to the world of Atlantis, Paradise Island. Families thrill to the expansive Aquaventure Water Park, where children zoom down water slides that are geared to their age groups, and challenge “The Current” – a mile-long river with rolling waves and “extreme” rapids! Grown-ups find exciting action at the Atlantis Casino, the Caribbean’s largest, featuring slots, table games, tournaments and events, and a race and sports book.

• 497 AC studios, 1- & 2-bedroom suites

• Kids’ programs, semi-private family pool

with full kitchens or kitchen areas

• 141-Acre Aquaventure Water Park

• 21 Restaurants including Bobby Flay’s

• Open-air marine habitat with 14 exhibit

Mesa Grill

lagoons

• 19 Bars & lounges, nightclub

• Casino

• Mandara Spa

• Access to amenities of Atlantis

17


CARIBBEAN

ONE&ONLY OCEAN CLUB Paradise Island, Bahamas / 5 Stars

Renowned for its legendary sophistication and contemporary elegance, this exclusive resort on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” is an alluring private beachfront resort with Versailles-inspired gardens, emphasizing gracious hospitality with personalized butler service available 24 hours a day. Reflecting the refined qualities of an elegant home, the luxurious guest rooms, suites, and villas open to spacious balconies or patios with garden or ocean views. • 105 AC rooms & suites

• One&Only Spa, fitness center

• 3 Restaurants including Jean-Georges

• Tom Weiskopf-designed golf course

Vongerichten’s Dune, 2 bars, café

• Complimentary KidsOnly Club

• 2 Outdoor pools including adults-only

• Free shuttle to Atlantis with access

pool

to facilities

SANDALS BARBADOS Barbados The Luxury Included® Vacation / The only resort on Barbados dedicated exclusively to couples, this completely redone property on pristine Dover Beach provides an idyllic refuge for you to recharge and reconnect with the one you love. Hide away in all-new guest rooms with four-poster king-size beds, mahogany furniture, and private balconies or patios leading to beautifully landscaped gardens. 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. Learn how to kayak, scuba dive, and snorkel in azure waters. Play tennis under the stars, and indulge in an invigorating romantic massage for two. Explore an impressive array of cuisine with 11 unique dining concepts.

• 280 AC rooms & suites

• Customizable wedding packages

• 11 Restaurants, 5 bars, swim-up bar

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 3 Outdoor freshwater pools, whirlpool

• R/T airport transfers

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center, yoga • Water sports, scuba diving, tennis • Complimentary weddings

18


FAIRMONT ROYAL PAVILION Barbados / myTime / 4½ Stars Tucked along the Caribbean’s arresting West Coast is a precious beachfront gem situated on the most exclusive patch of powdery sands amid 11 private acres of lush tropical gardens in the charming environs of St. James Parish …

Understated Wonders Indulge in a culinary journey of uniquely prepared dishes at the world-class Palm Restaurant and sip an exotic cocktail while cherishing the moment. The

• 48 AC lavishly appointed oceanfront rooms with balconies or terraces, 24 beachfront jr. suites with butler service • 2 Restaurants including Palm

open-air setting seduces with an inspiring canvas of

Barbados has never looked so enchanting, so

Terrace, bar, complimentary

moving colors, dramatic sunsets, and live musical

afternoon tea

enrapturing, and so enriching than with the presence

performances. Enjoy themed nights at the open-air

• Concierge

of the AAA Four-Diamond Fairmont Royal Pavilion,

casual Taboras while savoring exquisite cuisine.

• Outdoor pool, Jacuzzi

Celebrate English heritage and delight in afternoon

• Tennis, non-motorized water sports

tea. Learn about the surrounding vegetation with a

• Live entertainment, golf nearby

creatively blessed with unbridled service, unapologetic elegance, and million-dollar vistas—a true sanctuary that underlines luxury and italicizes English charm.

Inspirational Stays Whether you’re looking to rekindle romance, tie the knot with your kindred spirit, or simply delve into tropical mindfulness, you’ll experience the ultimate comfort in colonial-style accommodations boasting clear glass balconies and striking views of the azure waters.

• Fitness center, in-room spa treatments

garden tour and enjoy a string of complimentary sun-drenched activities including playing tennis, kayaking, windsurfing, paddle boards, sea floats, and many more inspiring adventures.

Spa Rituals Immerse in absolute quietude and relaxation at the

myTime Exclusive Offer • Up to $100 Food & Beverage Credit • 15% Food & Beverage Discount at Palm Terrace (Wed Nights) • Welcome Gift & More

revitalizing spa with invigorating treatments such as a mineral salt scrub, a holistic Swedish massage, a hot

Discriminating guests luxuriate in beachfront junior

stone therapy, and an aromatherapy facial, and

suites featuring a personalized car, dedicated butler

balance your Chakras with energy balancing crystals.

to cater to your every whim, complimentary evening canapés, and an enchanted outdoor living area with direct access to the beach. Imagine relishing a romantic candlelit dinner overlooking the striking ocean.

19


CARIBBEAN

COLONY CLUB

THE HOUSE

Barbados / 4½ Stars

Barbados / 4½ Stars

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

An ideal romantic setting for your wedding or honeymoon, this adults-only

4-Diamond beachfront hotel combines colonial elegance with a

luxury beachfront retreat is majestically set along a white-sand beach on

refreshingly modern sensibility and acclaimed dining. Step into guest

the Platinum West Coast, a favorite of celebrities and sophisticated

rooms with marble baths and private balconies. Enjoy signature themed

travelers. Guest suites feature marble baths, espresso machines, and

beach dinners such as Lobster & Jazz, get into snorkeling, swimming,

French doors leading to breezy private balconies with garden or ocean

sailing, and other complimentary water sports, and indulge in massages

views. Dive into a wide array of exciting water sports, and rejuvenate

and facial treatments at the spa.

with blissful treatments at the spa.

• 96 AC rooms & suites with balconies

• 4 Outdoor lagoon-style freshwater pools

• 34 AC suites

• Spa, 24-hr fitness center, yoga,

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars, free breakfast

• Complimentary motorized water sports

• Restaurant, daily breakfast, afternoon

complimentary jet-lag massage

buffet

• Kids Korner (seasonal)

tea & evening canapés

• Motorized & non-motorized

• Waves Beauty Spa, salon, fitness

• Complimentary water taxi to select

• 24-Hr Ambassador Service

water sports

center, yoga

Elegant Hotels

• Outdoor pool, whirlpool

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

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

cottages to Luxury Plantation Suites with plunge pools. French cuisine

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

combined with native Caribbean herbs and spices add up to memorable

adventure with complimentary snorkeling, kayaking, water-skiing,

feasts in the open-air oceanfront restaurant.

and sailing Sunfish and Hobie Cats®.

• 88 AC rooms, suites & cottages

• Complimentary non-motorized

• 48 AC rooms & suites

• Lighted tennis courts & resident pro,

• Open-air restaurant, bar, lounge

water sports

• Restaurant, bar, lounge

fitness center

• 2 Outdoor pools

• Lighted tennis courts & resident pro

• Outdoor pool, sundeck

• Spa & golf nearby

• Spa, fitness center, beauty salon

• Golf nearby

• Complimentary non-motorized

• Summer kids’ program

water sports

20


CARIBBEAN

PETER ISLAND RESORT & SPA

SCRUB ISLAND RESORT, SPA & MARINA

Tortola, British Virgin Islands / 5 Stars

Tortola, British Virgin Islands / 5 Stars

Called the “Top BVI Resort” by U.S. News & World Report, this truly

A winner of Condé Nast Traveler’s “Readers’ Choice Awards,” this exclusive

unique getaway stands alone on an 1,800-acre island just off Tortola.

private island boutique resort features stunning guest rooms, suites,

Sumptuously appointed villas and suites have private terraces or balconies

and oceanfront villas. Experience unrivaled comfort and unparalleled

with ocean views. Unwind on five separate beaches, and revitalize body

hospitality in spacious accommodations with Caribbean décor, breezy

and mind at the world-class spa. Indulge in weekly wine-pairing dinners

balconies, and breathtaking views. Stroll the pristine beaches, hike the

at the Tradewinds restaurant overlooking Sir Francis Drake Channel

hills, learn to scuba dive, join a shopping excursion, and restore body

and Tortola.

and soul at Ixora Spa.

• 52 AC rooms, suites & villas

• Water sports, PADI dive center

• 52 AC rooms & suites, luxury villas

• Ixora Spa by L’Occitane, 24-hr fitness

• 2 Restaurants, bar

• Tours, cooking classes

• 2 Restaurants, 4 bars, swim-up bar,

center

• Outdoor pool, 5 private beaches

café, gourmet market

• Water sports, sailing school, PADI

• The Spa at Peter Island, fitness center

• Outdoor lagoon-style pool, private

dive center

• Tennis courts, marina

beaches

• Marina Village shopping

ROSEWOOD LITTLE DIX BAY

THE RITZ-CARLTON, GRAND CAYMAN

Tortola, British Virgin Islands / 5 Stars

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands / 5 Stars

Celebrated on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s

Hailed on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” and Travel+Leisure’s

“Gold List 2014,” this alluring 200-acre resort is a truly authentic

2014 “T+L 500,” this elite resort on Seven Mile Beach is a favorite in the

destination, tamed for sophisticated tastes. Elegant guest accommodations

Caribbean for its extraordinary facilities. Be pampered at Silver Rain, a

range from beachfront rooms and suites to secluded villas. The lavish

La Prairie Spa, and enjoy culinary delights at Blue by Eric Ripert. Water

spa features a private relaxation patio, therapeutic plunge pool, and

comes into play throughout Greg Norman’s golf course, and renowned

private treatment suite.

coach Nick Bollettieri’s tennis instruction program plays out on both clay and hard courts.

• 95 AC rooms, suites & beach houses,

• Tennis, complimentary non-motorized

• 365 AC rooms & suites

• Tennis center & academy, water sports

5 villas with private pools

water sports

• 5 Restaurants, bar, poolside bar

• Greg Norman golf course

• 3 Restaurants

• Complimentary water taxi to nearby

• 2 Outdoor pools, sundeck

• Blue, by Eric Ripert

• 2-Tier outdoor infinity pool

beaches

• Silver Rain, a La Prairie Spa,

• Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors

• Sense, a Rosewood Spa, fitness center

• Kids’ program

fitness center

of the Environment

21


ZOËTRY AGUA PUNTA CANA Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / myTime /5 Stars

• 96 AC suites

Endless Privileges® / Castaway to a secluded hideaway

• 4 Gourmet à la carte restaurants,

nestled along Punta Cana’s talcum-soft 200-yard

café, 3 bars & lounges

stretch of white sands and pristine turquoise waters.

• 24-Hr in-suite private dining

This all-suite resort is endowed with luxurious

• Large, infinity pool

wonders, panoramic vistas, utter enchantment,

• World-class spa ($), fully-equipped fitness center • Snorkeling, kayaking, Hobie® Cats

and exceptional hospitality with an unrivaled staff working around-the-clock. Zoëtry Agua Punta Cana

• Complimentary worldwide calling

welcomes you to experience a world where celebrations

& Wi-Fi

are limitless…

• Dance & photography lessons, wine tasting & culinary classes • Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience with select resorts nearby

Endless Privileges® Luxuriate in exquisitely furnished oceanfront suites ranging from one- to three-bedroom suites with charming French doors that open onto the terrace

myTime Exclusive Offer • Up to $100 Resort Credit

providing stunning views of the lush gardens or mesmerizing sea.

Indulge in reservation-free delectable dining paired with premium brand cocktails from four top-notch internationally-flavored restaurants. Savor succulent à la carte options including a selection of organic, locally grown dishes, and even personalized creations prepared by award-winning chefs. In-suite dining is available 24/7 for your convenience.

Enrichment Discover ultimate fulfillment with inspirational activities. Immerse in positive energy with an invigorating yoga session while stretching with the gentle breeze beside you. Take a tour around the verdant surroundings or spend an afternoon exploring underwater marvels. Bask in uninterrupted meditation as you sink your

• Two 25-Minute Spa Treatments

Delight in a fully inclusive experience designed to

toes in the powdery sands, take in hypnotic views

• Welcome Gift & More

enhance your stay in every way imagined at this

while horseback riding on the beach, and simply

remarkable resort, including gourmet dining, a

cherish the moment.

welcome bottle of rum, maid service 3 times a day, 24-hour laundry service, unlimited worldwide calls, daily bottle of sparkling wine and fresh fruit, Bvlgari® bath amenities, plush aromatherapy pillows, 20-minute wellness or fitness consultation, and the list is… truly endless.

22

Gourmet Dining

Balance your senses and release toxins at the spa’s steam and Finnish sauna followed by a refreshing sensation shower. After a day of soaking up the warm rays, get pampered with an aromatic ritual, a bamboo scrub, a hot stone massage, or perhaps a tailored facial designed to bring out your natural glow.


EXCELLENCE PUNTA CANA Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Classic luxury sprinkled along Punta

In addition to these top-notch amenities, Excellence

Cana’s flawless stretch of powdery sands enraptures

Club guests have access to a private beach and upgraded

tubs

with an enchanted setting of sheer sophistication and

in-room premium liquor and wine bottle selection.

• 9 À la carte restaurants, 10 bars,

unsurpassed elegance. Become inspired at this adults-

Guests are also spoiled with an Aqua Wellness Spa

24-Hr room service

only haven overlooking the glistening Caribbean Sea.

Treatment, an exclusive room service menu, a private

• 2 Enormous pools, cascade pool,

Legendary Stays

concierge, and more benefits to enhance their stay.

• 464 AC suites with jetted whirlpool

2 separate Jacuzzis • World-class Miilé Spa & fitness

Excellence Punta Cana is a classic, all-suite colonial-style

Culinary Delicacies

center

hideaway, where imagining becomes a reality thanks

Savor unrivaled culinary dishes from around the

liquor & wine bottles

to a staff that works around-the-clock to ensure

globe in 9 sumptuous international restaurants

• Wedding & honeymoon packages

every detail and beyond is taken care of. From global

where no reservations are required offering French,

• Nightly entertainment, casino,

cuisine, to experiential activities, to a world-class spa,

Mediterranean, Asian, Japanese, Spanish Tapas, and

guests become majestically enveloped in its wonder.

Mexican cuisine in both regal and laid-back open-air

Expansive opulent guest suites, some with 2-story

palapas. Satiate your palate with a mouthwatering

rooftop terraces, showcase Jacuzzis for two, and balconies

lobster or a succulent steak of your favorite cut paired

or patios with jaw-dropping views of the pristine

with a luscious wine or an exotic cocktail.

Caribbean shoreline…a romantic getaway like never

Inspiring Journeys

• 40% Discount on Professional Cigar

Become inspired with an extensive array of aquatic

on the Beach

The Excellence Club

and land activities including snorkeling, deep-sea

• Welcome Gift & More

The exclusive Excellence Club takes luxury to a

angling, water polo, yoga, water aerobics, and cooking

higher dimension for ultra-pampering, where you are

classes, and more. Take a bike tour, or center yourself

privately greeted and checked into your suite. Some

with Pilates and yoga. Select hydrotherapy native

of the special inclusions are welcoming flowers upon

botanical treatments and rituals in either a private spa

arrival, daily fresh fruit delivered to your suite, access

treatment suite or an outdoor cabana.

before imagined.

• Fully-stocked mini bar, premium

water sports, tennis courts, horseback riding

myTime Exclusive Offer • Up to $50 Spa Credit Tasting Events & Romantic Dinner

to the private Beach Club and Lounge with Internet access, buffet, and bar service. 23


PARADISUS PALMA REAL RESORT Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / The perfect backdrop to an extraordinary

Royal Service pool with pool concierge, access to

Service suites

family escape, romantic getaway, or intimate island

private beach with Bali beds and beach concierge, and

• 10 Restaurants including Passion

wedding. Surrounded by lush tropical gardens and

Royal Service lounge.

by Michelin-starred chef Martin

sparkling waters, this resort faces one of the most

Berasategui

breathtaking white-sand beaches in the Caribbean.

Life-Enriching Indulgences

• YHI Spa, fitness center

Bask in splendor at this all-inclusive, colonial-style

Spoil your palate with a culinary journey of exquisite

• Unlimited greens fees at Cocotal

tropical oasis, designed to provide guests with unbridled

dining from Asian and Japanese cuisine including

Golf & Country Club

hospitality, and top-notch amenities. Exquisitely

Teppanyaki tables, to Mediterranean and traditional

• Life enriching activities:

appointed accommodations showcase elegant mahogany

Mexican fare. Savor mouthwatering innovations at

furnishing, terraces or balconies with picturesque

Passion restaurant, by the Michelin 7-star chef Martin

views of the lush surroundings, 24-hour room

Berasategui.

service, and many more unique amenities.

Adults get inspired with yoga, Pilates, tennis,

• 554 AC suites, including 200 Royal

• 3 Outdoor pools

sushi-making, wine-tasting, art workshops, dance classes, cocktail-making & more • Free beach activities & non-motorized water sports

Royal Service

& deep-sea fishing ($)

Ultra-luxury, ultra-exclusive, ultra-sophistication

activities. This all-inclusive retreat also boasts

abounds with the boutique Royal Service that caters

top-notch entertainment featuring “Le Cirque” and

to discriminating guests seeking a more intimate stay

“Michael Jackson Legend Show”, and live cultural

in lavish suites with in-room Jacuzzis.

performances. Pamper your mind, body, and soul

Private butlers and concierge cater to Royal Service

at the full-service YHI Spa at Paradisus featuring an

Reservations

with unprecedented all-inclusive luxury with butler

extensive collection of signature body treatments.

• 15% Resort Gift Shop Discount

service, complimentary mobile phone to easily access

• Free Use of Water Ritual Facilities

their very own personal butler, preferential dining

& More

reservations, and access to exclusive restaurants.

myTime Exclusive Offer • Up to $100 Spa Credit • Guaranteed Restaurant

Guests also delight in privileged access to a private

24

volleyball, dance classes, as well as cigar-making,

• 4-Wheel bike tour, scuba diving

candle-making, sushi-making, and more enlightening


THE RESERVE AT PARADISUS PALMA REAL RESORT Punta Cana, Dominican Republic / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Located within the Paradisus Palma

pillow menus, Paradisus kits with a hat and t-shirt,

Real property alongside a private powdery stretch of

and many more thoughtful amenities.

Bávaro Beach, this enchanting boutique resort-within-a-resort boasts all-inclusive luxury, sparkling pools,

Life-Enriching Indulgences

residential-style accommodations, and special touches

Families revel with remarkable entertainment including

for all of its guests.

musicals, evening shows, and a bustling casino.

Exclusive Family Concierge

Strengthen your bond with your loved ones with fascinating, interactive workshops including

• 190 AC residential concierge suites • 4 Restaurants, poolside snack grill, 3 bars • 2 Outdoor pools, kid’s pool • YHI Spa, fitness center • Life enriching activities: sushi-making, wine-tasting, art workshops, dance classes, cocktail-making & more

Experience exclusivity like no other with a personal

pizza-making and environmental workshops at the

• Free beach activities & non-motorized

family concierge that exceeds all expectations when it

Eco-Garden. Children build unforgettable memories as

water sports

comes to family getaways. Expect to be wowed by the

they experience uninterrupted adventures at the Kids

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

unparalleled service of a Family Concierge assisting

Zone with action-packed sports, activities, climbing

with every detail from the moment you arrive. Take

wall, and much more.

advantage of a personalized check-in and check-out in

Savor gourmet fare including Mediterranean cuisine

a private reception. A complimentary mobile phone

at Aqua and Teppanyaki at Mizu. Perfect your swing

will be provided in the event that you’ll need any

at the nearby Cocotal Golf & Country Club. YHI Spa’s

assistance or if you need help coordinating services.

• Up to $100 Resort Credit towards

water ritual includes a whirlpool with hydro-massage,

Dinner on Beach with Family Photo,

In addition to these exclusive amenities, you and your

Jacuzzis, cold plunge pool, sauna, and more. Balance

Golf Classes or Windsurfing

family will have your own private beach area with

the senses with reflexology, aromatherapy, shiatsu,

pool concierge along with a reserved bed. You will also

and hot stone treatments for ultimate wellness.

($), deep sea fishing ($)

myTime Exclusive Offer • Up to $100 Spa Credit

• Guaranteed Restaurant Reservations & More

get preferential reservations at restaurants, activities, and at the spa. Elegantly appointed Family Concierge suites are ideal residential-style accommodations with 24-hour room service, children’s and parent’s bath amenities, special turndown with milk and cookies,

25


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 & suites

• Tennis, water sports, snorkeling,

• 8 À la carte restaurants, buffet, grill,

dance classes, golf nearby

café, 9 bars & lounges

• Live entertainment, casino ($),

• 8 Outdoor pools, 4 whirlpools

cigar club & oxygen bar

• Breathless Spa by Pevonia ($), salon ($),

• Dance classes, Spanish lessons

fitness center, yoga

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

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, private terraces or balconies with Jacuzzis, and more. 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 service and 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.

26

• 465 AC suites

• Tennis, non-motorized water sports

• 9 À la carte restaurants, 4 buffets,

• Casino, theme parties, nightly live

6 bars & lounges

entertainment

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia ($),

• Movies on the beach

fitness center

• Golf nearby

• Outdoor lazy river-style pool

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience


CARIBBEAN

CASA DE CAMPO

SPICE ISLAND BEACH RESORT

La Romana, Dominican Republic / 4½ Stars

Grenada / 5 Stars

A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, this expansive resort

All-Inclusive / World-famous Grand Anse Beach is the setting for this

welcomes guests into rooms and suites with top-notch amenities. Tee off

AAA 4-Diamond boutique resort, a member of Small Luxury Hotels of

on three of the world’s most celebrated golf courses, and be reinvigorated

the World also honored as Condé Nast Johansens “Best Resort 2012.”

at the spa, offering beauty, health, and wellness treatments. The Beach

Settle into beachfront suites with indoor living rooms, breezy terraces,

Club by Le Cirque specializes in exquisite Caribbean flavors with unique

and private gardens; some even boast their own private swimming

Le Cirque flair. Dive into myriad water sports on private Minitas Beach.

pools! Sail away on a Hobie Cat®, and go snorkeling and kayaking before indulging in pampering treatments at Janissa’s Spa.

• 185 AC elite rooms, suites & villa homes

• Equestrian & shooting center

• 64 AC suites

• Lighted tennis court

• 6 Restaurants, 8 bars & lounges

• Excursions

• 2 Restaurants, bar

• Live entertainment

• Exclusive beach, Marina & Yacht Club

• Family programs, entertainment

• Outdoor pool

• Children’s activity center

• Spa, fitness center, tennis

• Janissa’s Spa, fitness center

• 3 Pete Dye-designed golf courses

• Water sports, PADI dive center

SANDALS LASOURCE GRENADA RESORT & SPA Grenada The Luxury Included® Vacation / Active vacations, romantic weddings and honeymoons, blissful couples getaways… There are many reasons to fall in love with this exotic resort on secluded Pink Gin Beach! You have your choice of outstanding accommodations in any of three ultra-luxurious resort sections: Pink Gin Village spotlights walk-out beach suites that open up to the warm sands. The Italian Village’s SkyPool Suites feature private infinity pools. The exotic South Seas Village showcases crystal waterfalls and meandering pools. Rooms and suites have mahogany beds, marble floors, the latest tech amenities, and breathtaking views. Learn to scuba dive with the pros at the PADI dive center, and swing away on tennis courts by day or night. The tranquil Red Lane® Spa encompasses treatment rooms, a yoga/Pilates studio, steam room, plunge pools, and relaxation areas in secluded gardens.

• 225 AC rooms & suites

• Live entertainment, theme nights

• 10 Restaurants including steakhouse,

• Free wedding package

6 bars, swim-up bar

• Customizable wedding packages

• 5 Outdoor freshwater pools • Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center • Land & water sports, scuba diving

27


BEACHES NEGRIL RESORT & SPA Negril, Jamaica / myTime The Luxury Included® Vacation / Set on Negril’s

Prepare to be wowed by your personal butler, trained

& suites

most-talked-about Seven-Mile Beach is an award-

by Guild of Professional English Butlers. Handwritten

• 8 Restaurants, 6 bars, 2 swim-up

winning paradise surrounded by verdant vegetation

service ensures all of your expectations are not only

bars

and sheer tropical beauty. Lauded as one of the best

met but exceeded. From personalized cookies, drawing

• 3 Outdoor pools, 3 whirlpools

beaches in the world, you can certainly expect to be

a bubble bath, assisting with unpacking and packing

enthralled by hypnotizing sunsets, talcum-soft sands,

your luggage, arranging dinner on your private terrace,

and classic island charm.

to delivering lunch by the pool…Regardless of where

• Themed character activities at

Beaches Negril Resort & Spa sets the standard for

you are, your personal butler is at your fingertips to

The Caribbean Adventure with

laid-back all-inclusive luxury…a retreat designed for

provide unconditional care.

children and adults alike to build memories, immerse

Recreational Wonders

• 210 AC family-friendly rooms

• Pirates Island Waterpark, water slides, kids’ pool • Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

Sesame Street® • Unlimited water sports including snorkeling, scuba diving, paddle

in uninterrupted relaxation, indulge in adventures

boarding & water-skiing

galore, and dine around the globe with exquisite

From a Pirates Island Waterpark with water slides, water

• Kids’ camps, teen & tween

gastronomy in world-class restaurants, from beach-

cannons, and a lazy river, to Caribbean Adventure

programs, Xbox® Play Lounge

front grills to sophisticated dining …the ultimate

with Sesame Street® characters like Elmo and Cookie

& Liquid nightclub

getaway.

Monster, we don’t have to wonder why Beaches Negril Resort & Spa is considered one of the top family-friendly

• Free weddings

myTime Exclusive Offer • Chef’s Culinary Demonstration with Wine

28

Butler Suites

resorts. A plethora of land and water activities are all

Luxuriate in two- and three-bedroom beachfront

part of the excitement including paddle boarding, reef

suites boasting regal and classic furnishings, French-

snorkeling, water-skiing, mini golf, and plenty more.

style doors with striking views, expansive marble

& Beverage Pairings (a $250 value)

baths, in-suite stocked bar with top-shelf liquors

• Complimentary Photograph,

and four varieties of wines from Stone Cellars by

Daily Snorkel Trip, Welcome

Beringer®, 24-hr room service, and many more

Amenity & More

top-notch amenities.


SANDALS NEGRIL BEACH RESORT & SPA Negril, Jamaica / myTime The Luxury Included® Vacation / Awaken in a tropical

met but exceeded. From arranging a private dinner

hideaway majestically situated on the legendary

on the patio for two, delivering lunch by the pool,

• 7 Restaurants, 5 bars, swim-up bar

Seven-Mile Beach where the epitome of laid-back

drawing an invigorating bubble bath, assisting with

• Unlimited premium brand drinks

luxury abounds. Delve into a world of sheer adventure,

unpacking and packing your luggage, delivering

& Beringer® Wines

indulgence, and natural beauty. Sandals Negril Beach

amenities and cocktails, to many more heartfelt

• 24-Hr room service & butler

Resort & Spa invites you to explore a plethora of

gestures, you’re bound to be utterly entranced.

amenities, extraordinary suites showcasing

• 222 AC rooms & suites

service in select suites • 3 Outdoor pools, 3 whirlpools,

Extraordinary Wonders

scuba pool

jaw-dropping views, inspirational activities, and gastronomic abundance with a Luxury Included®

Pamper your palate with succulent culinary master-

• Water sports including water-

Vacation.

pieces and dine around the globe with exquisite

skiing, snorkeling & scuba diving

gastronomy in world-class restaurants from beach-

• Customizable wedding packages

Butler Suites

front grills to sophisticated dining.

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

• Free weddings

A stay in a butler suite is an unforgettable journey

Plunge into aquatic adventures with unlimited scuba

where relaxation becomes your daily mantra. Select

diving, glass-bottom boat tours, snorkeling, Hobie

from exquisitely adorned one-bedroom beachfront

Cats®, sailing, windsurfing, water-skiing, kayaking,

swim-up suites, two-story one-bedroom beachfront

and hydrobikes. Celebrate Jamaica’s seductive island

suites…all with regal and classic furnishings, French-

charm with themed nightly entertainment including

style doors with striking views, expansive marble

($250 value)

Moulin Rouge, Reggae Fest, Lovers White Night,

• Complimentary Photo, Daily Snorkel

baths, in-suite stocked bar with top-shelf liquors

and more.

Trip, Welcome Amenity & More

and four varieties of wines from Stone Cellar by Beringer®, 24-hr room service, and more top-notch amenities. Prepare to be wowed by your personal butler, trained

myTime Exclusive Offer • Chef’s Culinary Demonstration with Wine & Beverage Pairings

Step into the Red Lane® Spa, a hypnotic sanctuary designed to elevate your mind, body, and soul. Soak in European-inspired spa rituals for the ultimate self-discovery.

by Guild of Professional English Butlers. Handwritten service ensures all of your expectations are not only

29


BEACHES OCHO RIOS RESORT & GOLF CLUB Ocho Rios, Jamaica / myTime The Luxury Included® Vacation / Ocho Rios has a

cannons, and a lazy river, to Caribbean Adventure

& suites

hidden secret to share...Genuine island hospitality,

with Sesame Street® characters like Elmo and Cookie

• 6 Restaurants, 7 bars, swim-up bar

starlit romance, sun-drenched inspiration. This idyllic

Monster, it goes without saying Beaches Ocho Rios

• 5 Outdoor pools, Pirates Island

beachfront resort is perfectly located where the

Resort & Golf is lauded as one of the top family-

Waterpark with water slides

St. Ann Mountains meet the Caribbean Sea, and

friendly resorts.

• 223 AC family-friendly rooms

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

where families and couples dip into unprecedented all-inclusive luxury. Feel the true pulse of Jamaica’s

Understated Luxuries

• Kids’ camps, teen & tween

island rhythm at the recently renovated Beaches Ocho

Expect scintillating cuisine at world-class restaurants

programs, Xbox® Play Lounge

Rios Resort & Golf Club.

boasting Italian delicacies, international specialties,

• Themed Sesame Street® character activities

• Unlimited greens fees & transfers to Sandals Golf & Country Club • Customizable wedding packages

Concierge Suites

dishes that surprise even the most discerning palate.

Whether you’re with your kindred spirit or your

Become one with nature and bask in endless luxuries.

loved ones, Beaches Ocho Rios Resort & Golf Club

Stay energized by paddle boarding, reef snorkeling,

welcomes you to indulge in unsurpassed comfort in

kayaking, and plenty more. This all-inclusive, tropical

superior accommodations including one-bedroom

playground also showcases a comprehensive scuba

ocean-view concierge suites, oceanfront concierge

diving program with state-of-the-art equipment

with Wine & Beverage Pairings

suites, and honeymoon beachfront suites. Imagine

for beginners and expert divers. Avid golfers perfect

(a $250 value)

waking up in your luxurious abode with panoramic

their swing and enjoy unlimited rounds of golf, greens

• Complimentary Photo, Daily Snorkel

views of the turquoise sea or unwinding in your suite’s

Trip, Welcome Amenity & More

fees, and roundtrip transfers at the championship golf

expansive lounge area and terraces. An exceptional

course, Sandals Golf & Country Club.

• Free weddings

myTime Exclusive Offer • Chef’s Culinary Demonstration

concierge is available to ensure your stay meets your expectations.

Recreational Wonders Teens and kids find their slice of paradise at the Pirates Island Waterpark with water slides, water

30

mouthwatering seafood, and succulent barbeque

After a day of tropical adventures, adults discover harmony at the Red Lane® Spa with Europeaninspired spa rituals designed to bring organic wellness into your way of life.


SANDALS GRANDE RIVIERA BEACH & VILLA GOLF RESORT Ocho Rios, Jamaica / myTime The Luxury Included® Vacation / Nestled between the St. Ann Mountains and the Caribbean Sea, and situated amid the gentle slopes of a beautiful 110-acre plantation estate, Sandals Grande Riviera Beach & Villa Golf Resort never ceases to impress. Marvel at the remarkable canvas of glistening waters and verdant tropical surroundings, and cherish the moment as you reconnect with yourself and your loved one.

Extraordinary Wonders Choose from an impressive selection of 15 exquisite restaurants offing culinary delights in posh ambiances and laid-back alfresco venues. Indulge in exquisite

• Stunning tropical retreat nestled on a beautiful 110-acre plantation estate • 529 AC rooms, suites & all-butler villas • 15 Restaurants, 9 bars, 3 swim-up

Mediterranean seafood, flavorful Caribbean fare, succulent

bars

Far Eastern specialties prepared Teppanyaki-style, and

• 7 Main pools, 22 whirlpools,

many more delectable options.

scuba pool

Plunge into aquatic adventures with unlimited scuba

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center • Unlimited land & water sports,

Butler Suites

diving, glass-bottom boat tours, snorkeling, Hobie

including snorkeling, paddle

Experience the magic of Butler Level accommodations

Cats®, sailing, windsurfing, paddle boarding, kayaking,

boarding & tennis

and luxuriate in one-bedroom oceanfront butler suites,

and hydrobikes. Celebrate Jamaica’s enchanting island

• Renowned scuba diving program

one-bedroom poolside butler villas, and Romeo &

charm with themed nightly entertainment by top-rated

• Championship golf, unlimited greens

Juliet Villa Suites with private pools and butler service.

performers.

Relax in the comfort of top-notch amenities, mahogany

Revel at the ultra-seductive Ochi Beach Club, featuring

• Customizable wedding packages

furnishings, in-suite stocked bars with top-shelf liquors,

a vast promenade set over the sea with Ocho Rios’

• Free weddings

24-hour room service, regal marbled baths, and artistic

only over-the-water restaurant, a variety of seaside

touches.

restaurants and bars, chic Balinese cabanas, romantic

You’ll be riveted by your personal butler, trained by

fire pits, and a grand amphitheatre overlooking a

fees & transfers to Sandals Golf & Country Club

myTime Exclusive Offer

grotto pool with swim-up bar.

• Chef’s Culinary Demonstration

service ensures all of your expectations are not only

Walk into the Red Lane® Spa, a hypnotic sanctuary

($250 value)

met but exceeded. From arranging a private dinner for

designed to elevate your mind, body, and soul. Soak

• Complimentary Photo, Daily

two on the patio, delivering lunch by the pool, drawing

in European-inspired spa rituals for the ultimate

Snorkel Trip, Welcome Amenity

an invigorating bubble bath, assisting with unpacking

self-discovery. Perfect your swing at nearby, 18-hole

& More

and packing your luggage, delivering amenities and

par 71 Sandals Golf & Country Club with greens fees,

cocktails, and many more heartfelt gestures, you’re

unlimited rounds and transfers.

Guild of Professional English Butlers. Handwritten

with Wine & Beverage Pairings

bound to be utterly entranced. 31


SANDALS ROYAL PLANTATION, OCHO RIOS, JAMAICA Ocho Rios, Jamaica / myTime The Luxury Included® Vacation / Nestled atop a

Prepare to be pampered by your personal butler,

& butler service

seaside bluff lays a serene Caribbean escape dipped in

trained by Guild of Professional English Butlers.

• 5 Restaurants, 3 bars

understated sophistication and royal charm. Immerse

Handwritten service ensures all of your expectations

• 24-Hr room service in all suites

in timelessness at this Five-Star Diamond boutique

are not only met but exceeded. From arranging a

• Outdoor pool, 2 whirlpools,

resort with only 74 ocean-view suites, genuine island

private dinner on the patio for two, delivering lunch

hospitality, unparalleled butler services, and an

by the pool, drawing an invigorating bubble bath,

all-inclusive experience like no other with white-glove

assisting with unpacking and packing your luggage,

• Unlimited water sports, scuba

service.

to many more heartfelt gestures, you are bound to be

diving for certified divers

Walk hand-in-hand along a private powdered beach

utterly entranced.

with the magical setting of Jamaica’s lush north coast

Extraordinary Wonders

• 74 AC suites with ocean views

2 private beaches • Red Lane® Spa ($), 24-hour fitness center, steam room, sauna

• Unlimited greens fees & transfers to Sandals Golf & Country Club • Free weddings • Customizable wedding packages

as your backdrop. Sandals Royal Plantation is an exclusive couples-only paradise, idyllically situated on

Indulge in unrivaled culinary talents in regal settings

two immaculate private beaches.

offering the most palatable cuisines with breathtaking views.

myTime Exclusive Offer

Butler Suites

Avid golfers take in nature’s beauty on a well-manicured

All ocean-view suites offer panoramic views of the

18-hole championship golf course nearby. After a

Wine & Beverage Pairings

Caribbean Sea along with a personal butler for a

day of snorkeling the Caribbean’s glistening waters,

($250 value)

comfortable and luxurious stay. Experience the magic

rejuvenate your soul at the award-winning Red Lane®

• Complimentary Photo, Daily Snorkel

of Butler Level accommodations with pillow menus,

Spa infused with scented lemongrass. Embrace a

Trip, Welcome Amenity & More

in-suite stocked bar with top-shelf liquors, and 24-hour

purifying journey with classic European spa rituals

room service. Relax in the comfort of top-notch

such as gentle body exfoliations, sea scrubs, Caribbean

amenities, mahogany furnishings, panoramic vistas,

Sea wraps, and many more invigorating treatments to

regal marbled baths, and artistic touches.

clear the mind.

• Chef’s Culinary Demonstration with

32


SANDALS WHITEHOUSE EUROPEAN VILLAGE & SPA South Coast, Jamaica / myTime Luxury Included® Vacation / Set amid 500 acres of a

suites. Relax in the comfort of top-notch amenities,

nature preserve on Jamaica’s South Coast, this resort

mahogany furnishings, private patios, regal marbled

• Butler service in select suites

is surrounded by a lush, provocative landscape, and an

baths, in-suite bars stocked with top-shelf liquors, and

• 7 Restaurants, 6 bars,

enchanted two-mile stretch of two pristine white-sand

artistic touches.

2 swim-up bars

beaches. This tropical refuge also houses Jamaica’s

• 360 AC ocean-view rooms & suites

• 3 Outdoor freshwater pools,

largest swimming pool.

Extraordinary Wonders

A spellbinding enclave seduces the senses with magical

Dine around the globe with unlimited gourmet

wonders. This oasis opens its doors to those who

dining at seven restaurants featuring culinary

wish to experience extravagance at its best and create

masterpieces. Reward your palate with decadent

& glass-bottom boats

everlasting memories. Sandals Whitehouse European

Pan-Asian cuisine, sumptuous Caribbean fare, and

• Nightly entertainment

Village & Spa energizes, rejuvenates, and luxuriates.

mouthwatering Mediterranean dishes. Delight in a

• Free weddings

Witness a dramatic setting of the most poetic sunrises

charming Parisian café and revel with spectacular

and sunsets in Jamaica and fall in love all over again.

entertainment at the expansive amphitheater.

Butler Suites

Dive into enriching activities including snorkeling and scuba diving for certified divers, 14 different coral

4 whirlpools, scuba pool • Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center • Unlimited land & water sports including scuba diving, windsurfing

• Customizable wedding packages

myTime Exclusive Offer • Chef’s Culinary Demonstration with

Select from a variety of accommodations sprinkled

reef sites, use of glass bottom boats, water-skiing,

throughout 3 different villages–French, Dutch and

hydro bikes, and many more vitalizing adventures!

($250 value)

Italian, including some with butler service. All

Awaken your senses at the Red Lane® Spa to fully

• Complimentary Photo, Daily Snorkel

ocean-view rooms and suites are accentuated by casual

immerse in sheer discovery. Quiet the mind and

sophistication and understated comfort offer striking

connect with your inner healing powers with an

panoramic views of the crystalline Caribbean Sea.

invigorating massage to alleviate tension and elevate

Experience the magic of Butler Level accommodations

your mind, body, and soul.

Wine & Beverage Pairings

Trip, Welcome Amenity & More

and luxuriate in one-bedroom beachfront walkout butler suites and one-bedroom oceanfront butler

33


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 Unlimited-Luxury®, all enhanced by a modern take on the British Colonial era. Retreat to luxurious guest suites featuring British 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 service and 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, 9 bars & lounges

water aerobics, snorkeling

• Outdoor free-form pool, 3 Jacuzzis,

• Lighted tennis court

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 adults-only beachfront resort takes its inspiration from the island’s gorgeous surroundings – and is truly made for the youthful soul and the young at heart. Discover the exclusive amenities of Unlimited-Luxury®, including 24-hour room service, and endless meals, snacks and top-shelf spirits. Hide away in plush suites that open to expansive furnished balconies with breathtaking 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 service and afternoon hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities. Relax on the sundeck around the pool, savor soothing spa treatments, and enjoy a refreshing ocean sail. After dark, go dancing and groove to live entertainment in a majestic atmosphere.

• 350 AC suites

• Daily activities, nightly entertainment

• 9 Restaurants, 9 bars & lounges

• Promenade with dining, shops & games

• Outdoor free-form pool, 3 Jacuzzis • Secrets Spa by Pevonia ($), salon ($), fitness center • Non-motorized water sports

34


CARIBBEAN

HALF MOON, A ROCKRESORT

JAMAICA INN

Montego Bay, Jamaica / 5 Stars

Ocho Rios, Jamaica / 5 Stars

Nestled on a two-mile, crescent-shaped beach, this sophisticated tropical

All-Inclusive Option Available / A legendary resort hailed on Condé

resort is truly paradise found! A lush 400-acre property features pristine

Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” and Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,”

whitewashed cottages surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens

this low-key boutique property is perfect for relaxation or romance,

and the sparkling Caribbean Sea, and elegantly appointed guest rooms

thanks to world-class dining and personalized service. Revel in guest

and suites plus private villas. Take advantage of world-class amenities

suites that open to fully furnished balconies or verandahs with sweeping

including the Fern Tree Spa, 13-court tennis center, Dolphin Lagoon,

sea views. Dive into numerous water sports activities, and enjoy some of

equestrian center, and more.

the Caribbean’s most refined international and Jamaican dishes.

• 197 AC rooms & suites & 31 AC villas

• Horseback riding, kids’ programs

• 52 AC suites & 4 ac cottages

• Snorkeling, kayaking, Sunfish sailing,

• 6 Restaurants, 7 bars, swim-up bar

• Dolphin Lagoon

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars, room service

paddle boarding

• 3 Outdoor pools, children’s wading pool

• All-inclusive spa & golf options

• 2 Outdoor pools, private beach

• Live entertainment

• Fern Tree Spa, fitness center

• Ocean Spa, fitness center

• Tennis center, water sports

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

The first Ritz-Carlton Reserve in the Americas, this impressive property

tropical retreat on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” takes you far beyond

immerses you in the finest luxury resort lifestyle, set within a lush 1,400-

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

acre sanctuary. Step into chic minimalist guest rooms, many with private

family programs to relaxing spa treatments. Escape to understated

plunge pools and all with ocean views. Splash away in a day-to-night

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

water park fashioned after a traditional sugar mill. Dive into a variety

you can book as your private home with dedicated staff, and spacious

of ocean activities, and tee off on three championship golf courses amid

villa suites.

captivating vistas of the Atlantic Ocean.

• 36 AC rooms & 27 AC villa suites

• 5 Tennis courts

• 115 AC rooms & suites

• Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors

• Restaurant, bar, room service

• Organic vegetable garden

• 3 Restaurants, bar, café

of the Environment

• Outdoor infinity-edge pool,

• Kids’ club

• 2 Outdoor beachfront pools

• Rockefeller Nature Trail

natural beach

• Spa Botánico, fitness center

• Spa, fitness center

• Robert Trent Jones, Sr. golf courses

35


CARIBBEAN

EL CONQUISTADOR RESORT, A WALDORF ASTORIA RESORT Las Croabas, Puerto Rico / 4½ Stars Lose yourself in the vibrant beauty and captivating allure of Puerto Rico at this peaceful retreat, perched high above the ocean on a 300-foot cliff. Extraordinary amenities include a private island, beaches, spa, golf, tennis, and the thrilling Coqui Water Park. Step into breezy, contemporary guest accommodations with private balconies and ocean or rainforest views. Stunning private villas in Las Casitas Village feature sweeping ocean views, fully-equipped kitchens, and butler service. Fire away at the tennis center, which includes a stadium court, and drive the fairways on the stunning 18-hole golf course, featuring dramatic views of the majestic El Yunque Rainforest and the Atlantic Ocean. The amazing Coqui Water Park features thrills for every member of the family, including a lazy river, rope bridge, and water slides.

• 984 AC rooms, suites & villas

• 7 Tennis courts & resident pro

• 23 Restaurants & lounges

• 10,000sf casino

• 7 Outdoor pools, Coqui Water Park,

• Nightly entertainment

private island • Golden Door® Spa, fitness center • 18-Hole championship golf course

THE RITZ-CARLTON, SAN JUAN

W RETREAT & SPA – VIEQUES ISLAND

San Juan, Puerto Rico / 4½ Stars

Vieques Island, Puerto Rico / 4½ Stars

This exclusive Isla Verde beachfront resort is distinguished by trademark

Celebrated on Travel+Leisure’s 2013 “T+L 500,” this unspoiled island

Ritz-Carlton service and supremely comfortable and elegant guest rooms.

paradise is just eight miles off the coast of Puerto Rico. Experience

Deluxe accommodations, blend tropical elegance with modern sophistication.

W-style R&R with two white-sand beaches, a luxurious infinity pool,

blend tropical elegance with modern sophisticationblend tropical elegance

oceanfront spa, and Sorcè, the hotel’s signature restaurant, serving

with modern sophisticationResort experiences range from spa treatments

delectable Puerto Rican cuisine on the beach. Posh guest rooms have

inspired by an ancient rainforest, exquisite dining influenced by the

private balconies and sterling ocean views. Go swimming in the pool or

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

ocean, play tennis, rejuvenate in the spa, and more!

• 416 AC rooms & suites

• Tennis courts

• 156 AC rooms & suites

• Away Spa, 24-hr FIT Fitness Center,

• 5 Restaurants, re-designed poolside

• Casino, live entertainment

• 3 Restaurants, bars & café

yoga, Pilates

bar & grill

• Ritz Kids

• Outdoor bi-level infinity pool & plunge

• Tennis courts, non-motorized

pool

water sports

• Outdoor pool, sundeck, cabanas • Spa, salon, fitness center

36


CARIBBEAN

HOTEL GUANAHANI & SPA St. Barths / 5 Stars A member of The Leading Small Hotels of the World, this top-notch 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 exquisitely appointed 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. Recreation includes windsurfing, scuba diving, tennis, sailboat and catamaran trips, deep-sea fishing, and horseback riding. Junior guests are entertained with their own special club activities while parents relax with dreamy treatments at Spa by Clarins (and haircare by Frederic Fekkai). Condé Nast Johansens calls the resort “the very picture of paradise.”

• 67 AC rooms & suites

• Kids’ club

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars, beach bar

• Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout

• 2 Outdoor pools, Jacuzzi • Spa by Clarins, fitness center, salon • 2 Tennis courts, water sports, PADI dive center, activities

FOUR SEASONS RESORT NEVIS

THE BUCCANEER

Nevis, West Indies / 5 Stars

St. Croix, US Virgin Islands / 4½ Stars

A long private beach, plush accommodations, and expansive tennis

Founded in the 17th century, this enchanted oceanfront resort blends

center help put this hotel on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” and

Old World charm with warm St. Croix hospitality, spotlighting elegant

Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500.” Guest rooms and suites open to

accommodations, golf, tennis, exquisite beaches, fine restaurants, water

balconies or patios, while villas have optional private pools or plunge

sports, spa, fitness center, and children’s center. Featuring the exclusivity

pools. Tee up on the Robert Trent Jones, Jr. championship golf course,

of a private home and the amenities of a full-service resort, The Beach

learn to sail at the exclusive Sail Laser program, and unwind at the spa or

House is a six-bedroom enclave surrounded by sea and gardens, including

on the sundeck around the free-form infinity pools.

a main house, two cottages and a villa-style master suite.

• 196 AC rooms & suites, 40 residences,

• Tennis center with 10 courts

• 138 AC rooms & suites

• Live entertainment

2-story cottages

• Robert Trent Jones, Jr. 18-hole golf

• 2 Restaurants, poolside bar

• Complimentary Internet access

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars

course

• 2 Outdoor pools

• 3 Outdoor infinity pools

• Water sports, activities, sailing school

• Hideaway Spa, sauna

• Spa, fitness center

• Kids for All Seasons program

• 18-Hole golf course, tennis, snorkeling

37


CARIBBEAN

SANDALS GRANDE ST. LUCIAN SPA & BEACH RESORT St. Lucia The Luxury Included® Vacation / Set amid 225 lush acres on a peninsula surrounded by the sea, this resort boasts spectacular views and a mile-long beachfront. A variety of lavish suites are available, from exotic Swim-Up Lagoon Rooms, where you step from the patio into the pool, to unique Rondoval Suites, complete with private pools and butler service. 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. Dine around the globe at eight international restaurants. Dive into unlimited land and water sports including scuba diving and water-skiing, and be pampered at Red Lane® Spa. Guests enjoy all the amenities and services at two neighboring Sandals Resorts.

• 301 AC rooms, suites & Rondovals

• Nightly entertainment

• 8 Restaurants, 6 bars, swim-up bar

• Free golf greens fees at nearby

• 5 Outdoor freshwater pools, 4 whirlpools

Sandals Regency La Toc

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

• Exchange privileges at 2 Sandals

• Unlimited land/water sports, snorkeling

resorts

• Scuba diving, PADI dive center

• Fully customizable weddings

SANDALS REGENCY LA TOC GOLF RESORT & SPA St. Lucia The Luxury Included® Vacation / Boasting some of the most spectacular surroundings in St. Lucia, this glamorous resort on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” is nestled between a pristine crescent-shaped beach that stretches for a lingering half-mile, and 210 acres of verdant coral cliffs and rolling fairways. Guest accommodations include luxurious suites just steps from the beach, as well as stunning private villas perched on a bluff above the ocean. 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. Enjoy complimentary golf on-site, plus water sports such as snorkeling and kayaking, and pampering at Red Lane® Spa. Guests enjoy all the amenities and services at two neighboring Sandals Resorts.

• 331 AC rooms & suites

• Free greens fees

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

• Nightly entertainment

• 3 Outdoor freshwater pools, scuba pool

• Exchange privileges at 2 Sandals Resorts

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

• Fully customizable weddings

• Land & water sports, snorkeling

• Free wedding package

• Scuba diving, PADI dive center

38


CARIBBEAN

JADE MOUNTAIN St. Lucia / 5 Stars Lauded on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” and Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” this stunning AAA 5-Diamond 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 guest 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!

• 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

CAPELLA MARIGOT BAY RESORT & MARINA St. Lucia / 4½ Stars Historically famous Marigot Bay is the lush setting for this ultra-luxury resort, where authentic St. Lucian culture, cuisine, and traditions blend seamlessly with anticipatory service. Enjoy immediate access to everything from majestic rainforests, to the iconic Pitons, to the exclusive Capella Marina at Marigot Bay, St. Lucia’s premier berthing place for mega-yachts from around the world. Set amid tropical Caribbean gardens, guest rooms and suites fuse modern and traditional island influence, and feature state-of-the-art tech amenities, expansive balconies, and breathtaking views of the bay; suites also have gourmet kitchens. Lapli Spa is devoted to fully revitalizing your body and mind, with holistic relaxation and wellness programs delivered in indoor treatment rooms with private decks, as well as outdoor cabanas that allow you to savor the island’s natural beauty.

• 124 AC rooms & suites

• Water sports, marina

• Restaurant, bar, rum & cigar bar,

• Library, tour desk

swim-up pool bar

• Daily & nightly live music in Mariner’s

• 2 Outdoor freshwater infinity pools,

Village

Jacuzzi • Lapli Spa, 24-hr fitness center, Zen garden

39


CARIBBEAN

BELMOND LA SAMANNA

THE RITZ-CARLTON, ST. THOMAS

St. Martin / 4½ Stars

St. Thomas / 5 Stars

A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, this property has been

Spacious accommodations blended with warm Caribbean hospitality await

heralded as one of the Caribbean’s most elegant resorts for years – an

you at this tropical escape on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500.” Resort- and

authentic French Caribbean hideaway combining classic luxury, natural

ocean-view guest rooms and suites, each with a private balcony or terrace,

extravagance, and outstanding service. Stroll from your plush room

occupy six charming villas set above clear blue waters and white-sand

directly onto the sands of stunning Long Bay. Let a skilled therapist

beaches. Escape to the spa for a stress-relieving pampering treatment.

apply revitalizing Shiatsu massage, then watch a gorgeous sunset while

The Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment introduces

savoring gourmet cuisine on a candlelit terrace.

the natural wonders of St. Thomas through hands-on adventures.

• 81 AC rooms & suites

• Motorized & non-motorized water

• 180 AC rooms with balconies

• Private catamaran, Ritz Kids

• 2 Restaurants, seaside beach bar

sports

• 4 Restaurants, poolside bar

• Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors

• Outdoor infinity pool

• 3 Tennis courts

• Outdoor pools, 2 beaches

of the Environment

• Indoor-outdoor spa, fitness center,

• Spa, salon, fitness center

yoga

• Water sports, tennis

BEACHES TURKS & CAICOS RESORT VILLAGES & SPA Turks & Caicos The Luxury Included® Vacation / One of Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best Hotels for Families,” this lively resort on Grace Bay’s white-sand beach is made for couples, singles, and families. Stay in four uniquely themed villages for one incredible vacation experience: Paris in paradise at the French Village, easy-going island elegance at the Caribbean Village, the all-suite Italian Village, and the new Key West Luxury Village. Rooms, suites, and villas open to views of lush gardens, pools, or the sea, and feature Italian tile floors, mahogany and rattan furniture, and the latest entertainment amenities. Guests in butler level rooms experience unobtrusive grace by personal butlers trained to exacting standards. Children enjoy splashing in the lazy river, the surf simulator, the waterslides at the Pirates Island Waterpark, and have fun with themed character activities with The Caribbean Adventure with Sesame Street®. Families relish unlimited land and water sports, and much more.

• 758 AC rooms & suites

• Kids’ camps, teen/tween programs

• 19 Restaurants, 13 bars, 5 swim-up bars

• Xbox® Play Lounge, The Caribbean

• 10 Pools, Pirates Island Waterpark,

Adventure with Sesame Street®

2 kids’ pools

• Liquid nightclub for teens

• Red Lane® Spa ($), fitness center

• Customizable wedding packages

• Water sports, scuba diving

40


CARIBBEAN

REGENT PALMS TURKS & CAICOS Turks & Caicos / 5 Stars Applauded on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014,” this stunning all-suite resort in Turks & Caicos is perfectly situated along the flawless white sands and sparkling sapphire waters of Grace Bay Beach. Stylishly appointed accommodations with 1-, 2-, and 3- bedroom suites showcase enchanting views for the ultimate enjoyment of couples and families alike. This plush all-suite resort offers spacious rooms with cool marble floors, hand-tufted king-size bedding, and private terraces, most with ocean views; some suites also feature washer/dryers and a full kitchen complete with Viking appliances. Meander along the serpentine infinity pool, and dine on pan-tropical cuisine in the casually elegant Parallel23. At Regent Spa, step into individual treatment rooms (with water features by day and fire features by night) for a range of holistic therapies.

• 72 AC 1-, 2- & 3-bedroom suites

• Tennis, non-motorized water sports

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars, swim-up bar

• Tennis, bicycles

& restaurant

• Conch Kritters Club

• Daily full American breakfast buffet

• Shopping

• Outdoor infinity pool • Regent Spa, fitness center, yoga, Pilates

GRACE BAY CLUB TURKS & CAICOS

WEST BAY CLUB TURKS & CAICOS

Turks & Caicos / 5 Stars

Turks & Caicos / 4½ Stars

Lauded on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” this boutique resort was

Featuring an elegant style that gracefully blends Caribbean charm with

the first luxury all-suite property in Turks & Caicos, offering a haven for

modern chic, this peaceful resort opens directly onto famous Grace Bay

uninterrupted relaxation perched on 11 acres on immaculate Grace Bay

Beach. Oceanfront suites boast marble floors, fully equipped kitchens

Beach. The resort is divided into three separate sections for discerning

with premium appliances, floor-to-ceiling glass windows, and breathtaking

travelers of all tastes: the adults-only hotel, the family-friendly Villas,

sea views from breezy, spacious terraces. The resort’s signature pool

and the uber-luxe Estates – a hotel-within-a-hotel. For a real treat, enjoy

sprawls throughout a lush and luxurious landscape with intimate yet

a beachfront massage at Anani Spa.

spacious sunning areas.

• 82 AC oceanfront suites, personal

• 3 Outdoor heated pools, 2 Jacuzzis

• 46 AC oceanfront suites

• Spa Tropique, fitness center

concierge

• Anani Spa, fitness center

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars, BBQ area

• Complimentary kayaks & snorkeling

• 4 Restaurants, “pop-up” restaurant

• Non-motorized water sports, tennis,

• Complimentary breakfast

& bar directly on beach

bicycles

• Outdoor pool, West Bay Club

• 5 Oceanfront bars, including Infiniti Bar

• Free Kids Town

41


CARIBBEAN JAMAICA • ANTIGUA • SAINT LUCIA • BAHAMAS • BARBADOS • GRENADA A Sandals Resorts vacation gives you everything you’d find at any five-star luxury resort; the only difference is everything is INCLUDED! Sandals delights two people in love with supremely luxurious accommodations among romantic tropical settings, world-class dining experiences, thrilling land and water sports, and the most gorgeous beaches in the Caribbean. At Sandals Resorts leave your worries behind, because love is all you need.

42


CARIBBEAN JAMAICA • TURKS & CAICOS The perfect getaway awaits you at Beaches Resorts in Turks & Caicos and Jamaica. More than just all-inclusive, Beaches Resorts offers a Luxury Included® Vacation experience with MORE quality inclusions than any other resort in the world. At Beaches, the best of everything is included – luxurious family-friendly suites, gourmet Discovery Dining at up to 19 restaurants per resort, premium brand beverages, unlimited land and water sports, supervised Kids Camps, and much more! Beaches Resorts includes all the fun, adventure, and luxury that guests want most, elevating the vacation experience to world-class standards on the Caribbean’s best beaches.

®

43


CARIBBEAN / MEXICO CARIBBEAN / DOMINICAN REPUBLIC • JAMAICA MEXICO / CANCUN • RIVIERA MAYA • COZUMEL • LOS CABOS • PUERTO VALLARTA With six innovative brands to choose from, AMResorts has something for everyone. Experience Endless Privileges® at Zoëtry Wellness & Spa Resorts, adults-only Unlimited-Luxury® at Secrets and Breathless Resorts & Spas, Unlimited-Luxury® for families at Dreams Resorts & Spas and the ultra-contemporary Now Resorts & Spas, and Unlimited-Fun® for couples, singles and families at Sunscape Resorts & Spas.

44


Paradisus Palma Real

MEXICO / DOMINICAN REPUBLIC / COSTA RICA (2015) In harmony with nature’s most stunning tropical surroundings. Enchanced 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 45


CARIBBEAN PARADISE ISLAND, BAHAMAS Atlantis, Paradise Island features the world’s largest open-air marine habitat, a 141-acre water park, including water slides, 11 unique pools, and renowned beaches. A championship golf course, the largest casino in the Caribbean, over 21 restaurants, 19 bars & lounges and Aura nightclub. Atlantis also offers a multitude of unique accommodations.

46


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.

47


CARIBBEAN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC Discover The Sporting Life with 90 holes of Pete Dye golf, including the #1 course in Latin America Teeth of the Dog, an elite polo/equestrian club, a full-service marina, 13 Har-Tru tennis courts and sport shooting on a private 7,000-acre resort. Enjoy gorgeous accommodations and amenities such as awardwinning restaurants, well-appointed spa and exclusive beaches.

48


THE RITZ-CARLTON HOTELS OF THE CARIBBEAN & MEXICO CANCUN • ARUBA • GRAND CAYMAN • PUERTO RICO • ST. THOMAS The Ritz-Carlton Hotels of the Caribbean & Mexico offer tropical elegance paired with legendary service, acclaimed cuisine, sophisticated style and exclusive amenities that define The Ritz-Carlton experience. Discover our celebrated resorts in Grand Cayman, Puerto Rico, Cancun, St. Thomas, and our newest resort in Aruba, or indulge in a truly exclusive luxury oasis with Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve.

49


CARIBBEAN BAHAMAS Renowned for its legendary sophistication and contemporary elegance, One&Only Ocean Club offers gracious hospitality with personalized Butler service available 24-hours a day. This alluring beachfront hideaway reflects the glamorous ambience and posh exclusivity of a grand colonial manor, welcoming generations of the world’s traveling elite. Expansive manicured lawns and towering coconut palms provide an enchanting backdrop to the pristine beaches of Paradise Island.

50


MEXICO AND COSTA RICA Home to hypnotizing natural wonders, immaculate beaches, heartfelt smiles, and extraordinary ancient marvels… You’re invited to explore a sun worshiper’s paradise where culture and natural beauty unite.

51


MEXICO

BANYAN TREE CABO MARQUES Punta Diamante, Acapulco / 5 Stars

Cited on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014,” this enchanting AAA 5-Diamond resort invites guests into individual villas on graceful stilts atop dramatic cliffs, offering spectacular views. Minimalist interiors showcase a harmonious marriage of traditional Mexican artwork and light Asian touches, and feature plush furnishings and the latest tech amenities. After a day of sightseeing, slip into the spa for pampering treatments delivered by dedicated therapists. • 45 AC villas with heated pools

• Library

& terraces

• Tours & excursions

• 3 Restaurants, bar • Outdoor pool • Spa, fitness center

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 2014” resort delivers an unforgettable adults-only vacation getaway, enhanced by an unusually 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 Nichupte 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

• Golf nearby

• 24-Hr room & butler service

• Wedding/anniversary package

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

52


EXCELLENCE PLAYA MUJERES Cancun / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Bask in romance on a two-mile stretch

an Aqua Wellness Spa Treatment, an exclusive room

of talcum-soft sands. This all-suite, adults-only hide-

service menu, a private concierge, and more benefits

2013” resort

away is nestled in a private, self-contained community

to enhance their stay.

• 450 AC suites with jetted whirlpool

that boasts a 170-slip inland marina and a spectacular Greg Norman signature golf course. Excellence Playa

Culinary Delicacies

Mujeres welcomes you to live the dream you’ve always

Discerning palates delight in culinary talents from

dreamt of…

around the globe in 9 sumptuous international

Legendary Stays

restaurants where no reservations are required

• Condé Nast Traveler “Gold List

tubs • 9 À la carte restaurants, 11 bars, 24-Hr room service • Fully stocked mini bar, premium liquor & wine bottles • 7 Outdoor pools, 4 independent hot

offering French, Mediterranean, Asian, Japanese, and

water Jacuzzis & 5 pool-integrated

Relish generously-sized suites elegantly furnished in regal

Mexican cuisine in both regal and laid-back open-air

whirlpools

contemporary style, with 4-poster beds, marble baths,

palapas. Satiate your palate with a mouthwatering

• World-class Miilé Spa & fitness

and private furnished balconies. Opulent Excellence Club

lobster or a succulent steak of your favorite cut paired

2-story rooftop terrace suites showcase panoramic

with a luscious wine or an exotic cocktail.

vistas, private HydroSpa pools, and a second-story rooftop entrance for utmost discretion.

The Excellence Club

Inspiring Journeys Become inspired with the array of aquatic and land activities including snorkeling, deep-sea angling, water

The exclusive Excellence Club takes luxury to a

polo, yoga, water aerobics, Spanish, dance, and cooking

higher dimension for ultra-pampering, where you are

classes, and more. Take a bike tour and explore the

privately greeted and checked into suite. Some of the

local area, or reenergize with Pilates and yoga.

special inclusions are welcoming flowers upon arrival,

After a day of being active, step into Miilé Spa’s

daily fresh fruit delivered to your suite, and access to

sanctuary-like facility including hydrotherapy pools,

the private Beach Club and Lounge with Internet

sensation showers, and saunas for uninterrupted

access, buffet, and bar service.

restoration. Select from a range of healing rituals,

In addition to these top-notch amenities, Excellence

therapeutic massages, and body treatments to

Club guests are spoiled with access to a private beach,

naturally connect the mind, body, and soul.

center • Wedding & honeymoon packages • Nightly entertainment, casino, water sports, tennis courts

myTime Exclusive Offer • 40% Discount on Tasting Events (Cigar, Wine & Tequila Tastings) & Romantic Dinner on Beach • Welcome Gift & More • Excellence Club also Receives up to $50 Spa Credit

and upgraded in-room premium liquor and wine bottles, 53


HYATT ZILARA CANCUN Cancun / myTime / 4½ Stars

• 24-Hr VIP Club & room service

All-Inclusive / In the heart of Cancun’s Hotel Zone is

• 307 AC oversized ocean-view suites

a luxury, adults-only beachfront oasis awaiting your

with Jacuzzis & swim-up suites

arrival and welcoming you to authentic Mexican

• 8 Gourmet à la carte restaurants

hospitality, jaw-dropping views, and high-touch service

with internationally trained chefs,

idyllically nestled along Cancun’s widest beach.

8 bars including swim-up bar

Culinary Journeys Delight in pastries and refreshing coffee drinks in the charming European-style café. Enjoy dining around the globe with succulent Mexican fare at Maria Marie, international dishes at the Chef’s Plate, Mediterranean

serving top-shelf premium drinks

Hyatt Zilara sets itself apart from the rest with an

cuisine and mouthwatering Caribbean specialties

• 5 Expansive beachfront & winding

unparalleled commitment to excellence. This all-suite

at Pelicanos, Teppanyaki at Asiana restaurant, and

pools with beach cabanas

haven invites you to revel in 24-hour suite service,

• Zen-inspired SPAzul offering

Spanish delicacies at Tapas & Pintxos. Savor exotic

stellar entertainment, attentive beach butlers, and a

cocktails at the 24-hour lounge or whet your palate

romance concierge for honeymooners.

with fragrant tequilas at the Tequileria & Cigar Club.

Impressive Suites

Bountiful Activities

Experience utter comfort in expansive lavishly

Spend the days sinking your toes in the powdery

appointed suites showcasing plush Egyptian linens, a

sands, meandering around town on a bike, playing

myTime Exclusive Offer

fully-stocked liquor cabinet, posh baths with designer

rounds of tennis, soaking up the warm rays with

amenities, pillow menus, and furnished balconies.

beach volleyball, and plunging into an extensive array

• Up to $150 Couples Credit

Take in dramatic views of Cancun’s glistening tur-

• Pre-reserved Beach Cabanas

of aquatic activities.

quoise sea from the privacy of your hammock.

complimentary access to the hydrotherapy circuit • Daily/nightly activities & entertainment, tennis, water sports, free Wi-Fi

Swim-up suites boast direct access to the pool, and

Spa Indulgence

Massage Upgrade

guests staying in these lavish suites relish an exclusive

Bask in serenity in Cancun’s only ocean-view Mayan-

• Welcome Gift & More

reserved beach cabana, unlimited domestic and

inspired spa featuring a temazcal steam hut, massage

international calls, and exclusive access to Chef ’s Plate

waterfalls, and a hydrotherapy circuit. Detoxify and

gourmet restaurant.

balance the senses with a revitalizing massage for

• 15% Spa Discount • Relax Body Sugar & Salt Exfoliation

absolute restoration.

54


PARADISUS CANCUN Cancun / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Setting the benchmark for exceptional

access to exclusive restaurants, and preferential dining

service, the AAA Four-Diamond award-winning

reservations. Guests also enjoy exclusive access to

family concierge junior suites

Paradisus Cancun vows to provide the ultimate

a private Royal Service pool with a dedicated pool

& 1-bedroom suites

escape where natural beauty abounds, where guests

concierge, access to private beach with Bali beds and

• 10 Restaurants (buffet & 9 à la carte)

are treated like family, and where relaxation is always

beach concierge, and a Royal Service lounge.

including Tempo by Michelin-starred

Life-Enriching Indulgences

deli shop

welcomed. Five majestic pyramids are idyllically situated along

• 668 AC rooms & suites including

chef Martin Berasategui ($), 7 bars, • 4 Lagoon-inspired outdoor pools

Cancun’s enchanting stretch of white sands, evoking

Celebrate the inspiring surroundings with unlimited

ancient Maya civilization. Experience utter comfort

tropical cocktails and a culinary journey of exquisite

Center

and uncover your slice of paradise in luxurious,

dining from Asian and Latin American cuisine,

• 9-Hole golf course, shopping area,

spacious accommodations adorned in natural earth

Mediterranean-inspired dishes, and traditional

tour services, 24-hr taxi service,

tones, top-notch amenities, and private terraces with

Mexican fare. Delight in signature dishes at the

arresting views of the Azure waters of the Caribbean

sophisticated Tempo restaurant by Michelin 7-star

Sea or the Nichupté Lagoon.

chef Martin Berasategui. Indulge in fresh catch-ofthe-day and a mouthwatering spicy ceviche at Fuego

• YHI SPA, The YHI Spa Wellness

Internet café, kids zone, teen zone • Daily & nightly entertainment

myTime Exclusive Offer

Family Concierge & Royal Service

restaurant.

Families delight with the Family Concierge designed

Adults stay actively energized with yoga, Pilates, tennis,

• Guaranteed Restaurant

to enhance the time spent with family. Children’s

volleyball, dance classes, as well as tequila tastings,

Reservations

amenities include a Paradisus kit, kid-size bathrobes

wine tastings, sushi-making, and more enlightening

• 15% Gift Shop Discount

and slippers, and milk and cookies turndown service,

activities.

• Free Use of Water Ritual Facilities

while parents also are taken care of with amenities

Pamper your mind, body, and soul at the full-service

just for them.

YHI Spa at Paradisus—a serene refuge featuring an

Royal Service guests relish unprecedented all-inclusive

extensive collection of signature body treatments,

luxury with butler service, complimentary mobile

relaxing therapies, and revitalizing rituals.

• Up to $200 Resort Credit

at Spa & More

phone to easily access your very own personal butler,

55


MEXICO

FIESTA AMERICANA GRAND 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 ocean-facing suites featuring marble floors, sunken living room areas, private balconies, and spectacular views. Dine in style at the award-winning Le Basilic, where a colorful bohemian atmosphere underlines exquisite French-Mediterranean cuisine. 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. Fiesta Kids are fun and entertaining clubs for younger guests, spotlighting supervised pool and beach games, competitions, arts and sports skills, and pastimes focused on sharing, sometimes with parental participation.

• 602 AC suites with ocean-facing

• Gem Spa, fitness center

balconies

• Fiesta Kids

• 5 Restaurants, 4 bars, swim-up bar, poolside bar • Outdoor lagoon-style pool, indoor pool

LIVE AQUA CANCUN Cancun / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Pleasure and leisure are the watchwords at this modern adults-only resort, facing the Caribbean Sea on the east and the Nichupté Lagoon on the west. It’s just a few steps from your deluxe room to the pure white sands of one of the world’s most famous beaches! Modern and minimalist, the guest accommodations welcome you to an oasis with plush bedding, marble baths and flooring, the latest tech and entertainment amenities, and private balconies with spectacular ocean views. 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 indoor and 14 outdoor treatment rooms. There’s also a temazcal, and cold-water plunge pool. You can also relax with treatments on the beach, at poolside, or in the privacy of your room.

• 371 AC rooms & suites

• 2 Tennis courts, water sports

• 8 Restaurants, 4 bars including

• Daily activities & rituals

swim-up bar

• Wedding & honeymoon packages

• 7 Outdoor pools, Jacuzzi, cabanas

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Spa Aqua ($), fitness center, sauna, yoga

56


MEXICO

SECRETS PLAYA MUJERES Cancun / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Set along the luscious white-sand beaches of Playa Mujeres, this brand new all-suite 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 service and 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 massages, wraps, facials, aromatherapy, and relaxing side-by-side couples massages in a serene private escape.

• 424 AC junior suites & suites

• Non-motorized water sports, tennis

• 5 À la carte restaurants, buffet, 2 grills,

• Dance, cooking & cocktail classes

café, 7 bars & lounges

• Live nightly entertainment

• 2 Outdoor pools, Jacuzzi

• 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 specialty themed events. Relish in sommelier-led wine tastings, including 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 service and afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities.

• 495 AC rooms & suites

• Cocktail classes, wine tasting & pairing,

• 5 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

57


MEXICO

THE RITZ-CARLTON, CANCUN

JW MARRIOTT CANCUN RESORT & SPA

Cancun / 5 Stars

Cancun / 4½ Stars

Celebrated on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s

Cited on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” this AAA 5-Diamond award

“Gold List 2014,” this elegant AAA 5-Diamond oceanfront resort stands

resort in Cancun’s Hotel Zone is ideal for discerning travelers seeking

in Cancun’s Hotel Zone. Beautifully appointed guest rooms are styled

an upscale beachfront lodging experience with an emphasis on personal

with chic touches and simple Mexican accents, and feature private

service. Guest rooms are luxurious, with marble baths, plush Revive

balconies overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Leisure facilities include

Bedding, and private balconies or terraces with stunning ocean views.

cooking classes at the Culinary Center, relaxing local spa treatments at

Offering spectacular views of the ocean and the Nichupté Lagoon, the

Kayantá Spa, acclaimed dining, the Ritz Kids club, and tennis center.

Maya-inspired spa features 17 treatment rooms.

• 363 AC rooms & suites with verandas

• Tennis center

• 448 AC rooms & suites

• Spa, indoor pool, salon, juice bar,

• 6 Restaurants, bars, poolside bar,

• Scuba diving lessons

• Club 91 Level: hotel within a hotel

Jacuzzi, fitness center

culinary center

• Ritz Kids

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Marriott Kids’ Club, game room

• 2 Outdoor pools, whirlpool

• 4 Outdoor pools, whirlpool

• Kayantá Spa, fitness center

THE BELOVED HOTEL PLAYA MUJERES Cancun / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive / Immerse yourself in luxury and natural Caribbean beauty at this all-suite beachfront boutique hotel, set on a quiet peninsula in Playa Mujeres. Stylish guest suites have marble baths, double Jacuzzis, and private furnished terraces with pool or ocean views; many suites also offer private plunge pools. Revitalize your senses with therapeutic treatments at the 35,000 square feet The Beloved Spa, which also features a crystal steam hammam, Swedish sauna, ice glacier room, water massage lounges, and more. • 109 AC suites with private pools

• Kids’ club & activities

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars, lounge

• Golf nearby

• 3 Outdoor beachfront pools, 4 Jacuzzis • Spa, fitness center, yoga • Water sports, tours & excursions

58


GRAND VELAS RIVIERA MAYA Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / myTime / 5 Stars All-Inclusive / Discover a hidden find positioned within the well-preserved Yucatan jungle, mangroves, and white-sand beaches.

Exquisite Dining Dine on cuisine from around the world with an inclusive culinary decadence like you’ve never before

• 290 AC ocean-view & oceanfront suites, 24-hr suite service • 8 Restaurants (5 gourmet dining venues & 3 all-day restaurants),

Enter an intimate candlelit world of all-inclusive

imagined in casual and sophisticated settings. Pamper

luxury. A member of The Leading Hotels of the World

your palate with mouthwatering dishes from France,

and AAA Five-Diamond award winner, this seductive

de Autor, AAA 4-Diamond Frida,

Mexico, Spain, Italy, and Mediterranean flavors. From

AAA 4-Diamond Piaf, KOI Bar

jewel welcomes you to experience the romance,

exquisite beef tenderloin dipped in avocado sauce,

& Lounge, dancing

the magic, the revelry, and heartwarming culinary

shrimp with smoked butter, to fried roll of lamb in

• World-class spa, 2 fitness centers

indulgence. Grand Velas Riviera Maya is something

mole and tomatillo mint jam, Grand Velas Riviera

“beyond all-inclusive, beyond all compare” including

Maya never ceases to impress.

a 24-hour Butler Concierge to take care of the details.

Enchanting Accommodations

including AAA 5-Diamond Cocina

• Pool & beach concierge service • Kids & teens club, summer camp • Christmas experience

Enlightening Wonders Center yourself with daily activities and programs

myTime Exclusive Offer

Uncover your slice of paradise in elegantly appointed

including Pilates, yoga, Tai Chi lessons, and Zumba.

suites with modern Mexican décor, L’Occitane bath

For optimum serenity, peace, and nirvana, surrender

amenities and private plunge pools. The resort has

to a spellbinding experience at the world-class spa

Guaranteed Room by 3pm,

an idyllic design with three luxurious ambiances. The

with revolutionary hydrotherapy circuits, healing

if not $50 Resort Credit

Ambassador ambiance is for families with special

practices amid lush jungles, and an expansive array of

• 50% Off the Purchase of One

family-friendly amenities. The exclusive Grand Class

detoxifying treatments. Seven spa journeys transport

ambiance is the adults-only section for those seeking

your mind, body, and soul to the most meditative

ultimate relaxation and seclusion. The Zen Grand

corners of the world.

ambiance offers an immersion in a natural setting

• Welcome Cocktail & Cold Towel • Welcome Letter & Gift

50-Minute Couples Massage ($298 value) • Weekly myTime Kid-Friendly Cocktail Party & More • One Romantic Dinner for 2

and the whispered treasures of the Mayan Jungle

on Terrace (per room/per stay

accompanied by inspiring activities such as swimming

$150 value)

with the dolphins.

59


ZOËTRY PARAISO DE LA BONITA RIVIERA MAYA Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / myTime / 5 Stars Endless Privileges ® / There’s a reason why Zoëtry

sophisticated international restaurants. Delight in an

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

Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya is a consecutive

afternoon lunch at the laid-back beachside grill while

private dining

AAA Five-Diamond award-winning boutique resort.

marveling at the postcard views. The AAA Four-

• 24-Hr concierge service, maid

Idyllically situated on a 500-yard stretch of powdery

Diamond award-winning La Canoa restaurant rewards

service 3x daily

sands, guests are completely entranced upon arrival

your palate with sumptuous creations infused with

and are met with heartfelt hospitality.

flavors and spices from regions across the world.

Endless Privileges®

Enrichment

sail

Graced with an exclusive collection of 90 lavish one-

Awaken your spirit with a temazcal ceremony and

• Complimentary greens fees nearby

and two-bedroom oceanfront suites, this ultra-lavish

ancient healing practices. Elevate your soul in a

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

property gives a luxury vacation a new meaning, focusing

meditation and Vinyasa yoga session. Learn the art

on wellness, serenity, and romance, as well as social and

of cigar-making, and attend a tequila tasting for an

environmental responsibility. Each accommodation

inside view of the variations and origin of tequila.

boasts private terraces, hand-selected artwork, and the

Explore the inspirational views on a sunset catamaran

perfect touch of harmony.

sail, or take a boat excursion to shop for local handicrafts

Experience a getaway like no other with luxurious

in Puerto Morelos. Your options at this Endless Privileges®

• myTime Check-In

amenities including a welcome bottle of tequila,

gem are limitless.

• Welcome Gift & More

20-minute Thalasso experience, handmade beach bag,

Zoëtry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya is home

Bvlgari® bath amenities, maid service 3 times daily,

to the first certified Thalassotherapy Spa in North

24-hour laundry service, unlimited worldwide calls,

America, spanning 20,000 square feet—the ultimate

daily bottle of sparkling wine and fresh fruit, daily

wellness retreat with unparalleled pampering, Mayan

afternoon tea time, private chauffeured airport trans-

treatments, body wraps, and many more invigorating

fers, and many more thoughtful extras.

experiences.

• 90 AC suites with private terraces

• World-class Thalasso Center & Spa • Complimentary worldwide calling & Wi-Fi • Complimentary sunset catamaran

with select nearby resorts

myTime Exclusive Offer • Up to $100 Resort Credit • Two 25-Minute Spa Treatments

Gourmet Dining Indulge in a gastronomic journey including organic, gluten-free, vegetarian, and even customized menus at 60


EXCELLENCE RIVIERA CANCUN Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Retreat to a tranquil, adults-only

and upgraded in-room premium liquor and wine bottles,

paradise where understated luxury abounds, where

an Aqua Wellness Spa Treatment, an exclusive room

2013” resort

romance is born, and where the senses are completely

service menu, a private concierge, and more benefits

• 440 AC suites with jetted whirlpool

balanced. Nestled along Mexico’s Riviera Maya

to enhance their stay.

tubs

coast, Excellence Riviera Cancun enchants with six

• 8 À la carte restaurants, 10 bars,

meandering pools winding through the lush tropical

Culinary Delicacies

grounds, top-notch amenities, and genuine hospitality.

Discerning palates delight in culinary masterpieces

Legendary Stays

• Condé Nast Traveler “Gold List

from around the globe in 8 sumptuous international

24-Hr room service • Fully stocked mini bar, premium liquor & wine bottles • 6 Outdoor pools, 2 independent hot

restaurants where no reservations are required

water Jacuzzis & 3 integrated

Relish generously-sized suites exquisitely furnished in

offering French, Mediterranean, Asian, Japanese, and

whirlpools

elegant contemporary style, with 4-poster beds, marble

Mexican cuisine in both regal and laid-back open-air

• Wedding packages & honeymoon

baths, private furnished balconies, and personal

palapas. Satiate your palate with a mouthwatering

hammocks. Opulent Excellence Club 2-story rooftop

lobster or a succulent steak of your favorite cut paired

terrace suites showcase panoramic vistas, private

with a luscious wine or an exotic cocktail.

HydroSpa pools, and second-story rooftop entrance for utmost discretion.

Inspiring Journeys

packages • Miilé Spa, fitness center • Water sports, nightly entertainment, lighted tennis courts

Become inspired with the array of aquatic and land

myTime Exclusive Offer

activities including snorkeling, deep-sea angling, water

• 40% Discount on Tasting Events

The exclusive Excellence Club takes luxury to a higher

polo, yoga, water aerobics, Spanish, dance, and

(Cigar, Wine & Tequila Tastings),

dimension for ultra-pampering, where you are privately

cooking classes, and more. Take a bike tour and explore

Romantic Dinner on Beach

greeted and checked into your ocean-view suite.Some

the local area, or reenergize with Pilates and yoga.

& Exclusive Night at Pier

of the special inclusions are welcoming flowers upon

After a day of being active, step into Miilé Spa’s

arrival, daily fresh fruit delivered to your suite, and

• Excellence Club also Receives up to

sanctuary-like facility including hydrotherapy pools,

$50 Spa Credit

access to the private Beach Club and Lounge with

sensation showers, and saunas for uninterrupted

Internet access, buffet, and bar service.

restoration. Select from a range of healing rituals,

In addition to these top-notch amenities, Excellence

therapeutic massages, and body treatments to

Club guests are spoiled with access to a private beach,

naturally connect the mind, body, and soul.

The Excellence Club

• Welcome Gift & More

61


PARADISUS PLAYA DEL CARMEN LA ESMERALDA Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Opening onto a stunning bay in Playa

access to exclusive restaurants, and preferential dining

• 11 Restaurants, 10 bars

del Carmen, an ultra-chic resort boasts immaculate

reservations. Guests also enjoy privileged access to

• 57,000-sf Outdoor lagoon-style pool,

beaches, exceptional services, and genuine hospitality.

the Royal Service lounge, a private Royal Service pool

pool concierge, Gabi Beach Club

Paradisus Playa del Carmen Esmeralda has carefully

with pool concierge, and access to a private beach

with chill-out area

thought of the needs and comforts of families when

with Bali beds and beach concierge.

• 510 AC elegantly appointed suites

• YHI Spa, YHI Moves, Pilates

designing its accommodations, world-class facilities, selecting a spectacular list of activities, and providing

Life-Enriching Indulgences

lessons, yoga, sushi making,

thoughtful gestures.

Savoring cuisine from all around the world is an

photo-lab & more

Families relish Family Concierge Suites featuring

inspirational experience at this all-inclusive gem.

private terraces and Jacuzzis, an exclusive beach area

Select from international, Mediterranean, Pan-Asian,

with valet service, attentive all-day family concierge

South American, and authentic Mexican fare. Satiate

assistance, top-notch amenities for kids and teens, an

your palate with succulent dishes at Passion restaurant,

all-day snack buffet, and a walkie-talkie for easy

by the Michelin 7-star chef Martin Berasategui.

communication.

Adults reconnect with their inner creativity with

& spinning • Life-enriching experiences: dancing

• Golf nearby • Kid Zone (ages 1-17 yrs), activities center, theater • Complimentary Wi-Fi

myTime Exclusive Offer • Up to $50 Spa Credit

Family Concierge & Royal Service

tastings, sushi-making, tango dances, and more.While

• Up to $100 Resort Credit

Families get the ultimate pampering with a Family

parents unwind at YHI Spa with revitalizing treatments,

• Weekly Private myTime Cocktail

Concierge designed to enhance the time spent with

kids dive into myriad activities, including arts and

Hour

family. Children amenities include a Paradisus kit,

crafts workshops, sports and water games, and splashing

• Life Enriching Activity

kid-size bathrobes and slippers, and milk and cookies

at the expansive swimming pool complex.

• Welcome Gift & More

turndown service, while parents also are taken care of with amenities just for them. Royal Service guests relish unprecedented all-inclusive luxury with butler service, complimentary mobile phone to easily access their very own personal butler,

62

life-enriching classes such as cocktail workshops, wine


PARADISUS PLAYA DEL CARMEN LA PERLA Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Soaked in contemporary luxury, this

Bali beds and beach concierge, and Royal Service

top-notch adults-only resort is perfectly set on a

lounge.

picturesque little private bay in Playa del Carmen.

• 394 AC elegantly appointed suites • Royal Service area with additional amenities & services ($)

Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Perla seduces with its

Life-Enriching Indulgences

provocative, ultra-hip ambiance and enraptures guests

Savor mouthwatering innovations at Passion restaurant,

in unsurpassable luxury. Experience high-touch

by the Michelin 7-star chef Martin Berasategui. Spoil

service, posh restaurants and lounges, and exquisite

your palate with a culinary journey of exquisite dining

accommodations… It’s no wonder this upscale gem

from Asian and South American cuisine, Mediterra-

has become a favorite in Playa del Carmen.

nean-inspired dishes, and traditional Mexican fare.

Imagine waking up in this celestial paradise with

Enhance your experience and learn the art of tango

luxury ocean-view suites and swim-up suites that

dancing with inspirational lessons. Partake in tequila

allow guests to access the free-form pool directly from

and wine tastings, awaken your senses with aqua

their terrace. Adult-oriented amenities include a

aerobics, meditation, and eco-friendly classes on

private pool, bar, and exclusive restaurant surrounded

the beach.

by palapas and Bali beds, and a pristine private beach.

Rejuvenate at YHI Spa featuring 14 massage cabins,

Royal Service

wet and dry saunas, revitalizing signature water rituals,

myTime Exclusive Offer

and stay active with specialized workouts.

• Up to $50 Spa Credit

• 11 Restaurants, 10 bars • 57,000-sf Outdoor pool, Gabi Beach Club with chill-out area • YHI Spa, YHI Moves, Pilates, spinning • Life enriching experiences: dancing lessons, yoga, sushi making, photo lab & more • Activities center, theater, live music • Golf nearby • Complimentary Wi-Fi in all rooms & facilities

Royal Service guests relish unprecedented all-inclusive

• Up to $100 Resort Credit

luxury in stunning ocean-view suites with butler

• Weekly Private myTime Cocktail

service, personalized pillow menus and turndown

Hour

service, a complimentary mobile phone to easily access your very own personal butler, preferential dining

• Life Enriching Activity • Welcome Gift & More

eservations, and access to exclusive restaurants. Guests also enjoy exclusive access to a private Royal Service pool with pool concierge, access to private beach with

63


ROYAL HIDEAWAY PLAYACAR Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Enviable in every way imaginable, a

table, and gourmet specialties from the Far East at

• Delectable international cuisine at 6

balmy all-inclusive enclave is idyllically situated on the

the AAA Four-Diamond restaurant, Azia. Enjoy

gourmet à la carte restaurants

breathtaking beaches of Mexico’s enchanting Riviera

afternoon tea at Las Ventanas and savor Mexican

• Unlimited top-shelf premium drinks

Maya. The Royal Hideaway Playacar, a member of

authentic fare while marveling at spellbinding views of

• World-class service with a

The Leading Hotels of the World, is an ultra-chic,

the Caribbean Sea at the laid-back Spices restaurant.

• 200 AC rooms & suites

dedicated concierge for every villa • Exclusive Chef’s Table experience ($) • Full-service spa offering the latest treatments & massages ($) • Oversize cascading infinity pool,

adults-only luxury resort seamlessly blending world-class service with exquisite style.

Luxuriant Stays

Dip into one of the six refreshing swimming pools or soak up the warm rays on the quiet stretch of

bi-level oceanfront solarium decks

Become entranced upon arrival with a glass of

powdery sands and become one with the lush tropical

& relaxation pools

Champagne and a refreshing cold towel as you simply

surroundings of Playa del Carmen. Stay active with

take in the irresistible settings that exude an authentic

exhilarating activities including scuba diving, kayaking,

Mexican charm. Lavishly appointed, Mexican-style

sailing and windsurfing. Shop for silver jewelry on

villa accommodations with private concierge service,

Playa del Carmen’s famed 5th Avenue, within steps of

open up to spacious balconies or terraces with

Royal Hideaway Playacar.

• Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the resort • Wedding planning services

myTime Exclusive Offer • $50 Spa Credit • $50 Resort Credit • Reserved Sun Beds on Beach

mesmerizing views. Royal Hideaway Playacar’s genuine and attentive staff ensures every little detail is taken

Curative Therapies

care of for the ultimate sun-soaked retreat you deserve.

The Retreat Spa, an intimate sanctuary transforms your mind into a meditative state with restorative

via Concierge

Gourmet Delicacies

• Welcome Gift & More

Enter a world of culinary indulgence with sumptuous

aromatherapy with personalized oils, or detoxify with

dining showcasing innovative dishes where even the

a romantic couple’s massage in a private cabin. Improve

most discerning palate is satisfied. This gastronomic

your skin with customized deep-cleansing facials.

haven features memorable experiences at the chef ’s

64

Inspirational Adventures

rituals. Balance the senses with a holistic massage and


THE ROYAL PLAYA DEL CARMEN Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / myTime / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / From the moment you arrive at this

your palate. Enjoy a tasting menu at the Chef ’s Plate

adults-only AAA Four-Diamond paradise, you are

with a six-course dinner, a culinary dream. Raise your

suites, oceanfront, ocean-view,

graciously welcomed into THE Royal Playa del Carmen

glass in one of the seductive selection of bars including

presidential & master suites with

family. Situated on the expansive beach in Playa del

a tequila and cigar bar.

separate living area (Jacuzzis in all)

Carmen and within walking distance to the famed 5th

• 9 Gourmet à la carte restaurants

Ave, this sun-drenched haven is where getting treated

Experiential Activities

like royalty even prior to guests’ arrival is the norm.

Awaken your inner spirit while meditating on the

Royal Service ®

• 513 AC oversize suites, swim-up

beach. Plunge into the warm, crystalline waters,

with internationally trained chefs, 8 bars, 24-hr VIP lounge: gourmet snacks/ top shelf drinks/full-menu room service

become inspired with activities including taking a

• 3 Expansive beachfront & winding

Luxuriate in lavishly decorated suites boasting spacious

bike tour around town, martini tastings, bracelet-

pools with beach cabanas

balconies with stunning views, myriad amenities,

making classes, aquatic aerobics, and many more.

• Zen-inspired SPAzul, free access to

plush linens, dreamy pillow selection, top-notch bath

Revel with stellar Broadway-like entertainment with

amenities, and extra touches including daily turndown

acrobatic performances that will keep you at the edge

service and aromatherapy scented options.

of your seat.

Get spoiled like never before with Royal Service®

SPAzul invites you to redefine yourself and step into a

including packing/unpacking luggage service, personal

therapeutic journey of the senses. Replenish your inner

butlers to cater to your every whim, beach and pool

strength with Mayan-based treatments that utilize

myTime Exclusive Offer

butlers to make sun-bathing even more pleasant, and

the earth’s healing elements. Become centered with

• Up to $150 Couples Credit

24-hour Royal Suite Service.

an ancient stone massage, hydrotherapy, and in the

Diverse Gastronomy Savor a tapestry of culinary decadence and exceptional

temazcal steam hut for ultimate purification.

the hydrotherapy circuit • Daily/nightly activities & entertainment, tennis, water sports, free Wi-Fi

• Pre-reserved Beach Cabanas • 15% Spa Discount • Relax Body Sugar & Salt Exfoliation Massage Upgrade • Welcome Gift & More

gourmet cuisine offering fusion and dietary specialties. Have your pick from El Mediterráneo, Tapas and Pinxtos, Asiana, and several others that will satiate

65


MEXICO

SECRETS CAPRI RIVIERA CANCUN Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Perfectly situated on the Mexican Riviera, this striking AAA 4-Diamond, 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. This 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 service and afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities.

• 291 AC rooms & suites

• Tennis, non-motorized water sports

• 5 Restaurants, buffet, café, 5 bars

• Complimentary greens fees nearby

• 24-Hr room and concierge services

• Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

• Outdoor dual-temperature pool, Jacuzzi

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

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

SECRETS MAROMA BEACH RIVIERA CANCUN Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / Tucked away on secluded Maroma Beach, this AAA 4-Diamond Award 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 service and afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities.

• 412 AC suites

• Non-motorized water sports

• 7 Á la carte restaurants, buffet, grill,

• Complimentary greens fees nearby

café, 6 bars

• Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

• Outdoor infinity pool, Jacuzzi

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

• Secrets Spa By Pevonia ($), salon ($), fitness center

66


MEXICO

SECRETS SILVERSANDS RIVIERA CANCUN Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / A modern marvel in contemporary design, this AAA 4-Diamond 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 Jacuzzis for two, private terraces or balconies with resort or sea views, and more. 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 service and afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities.

• 433 AC suites

• Non-motorized water sports, tennis,

• 7 Á la carte restaurants, buffet, 7 bars

Euro-bungee

• 8 Outdoor pools, Jacuzzi

• Complimetary greens fees nearby

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

• Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

fitness center, yoga

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

BANYAN TREE MAYAKOBA

ROSEWOOD MAYAKOBA

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 5 Stars

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 5 Stars

This upscale resort on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast

Surrounded by the jungle and opening onto a mile-long arc of white

Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” brings Asian hospitality to the Riviera Maya.

sands in the heart of the Riviera Maya, this resort on Travel+Leisure’s

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

2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” is imbued

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

with the spirit of the Yucatan. Strikingly modern suites feature private

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

heated plunge pools and expansive outdoor living space. Indulge in

Norman championship golf course, and rejuvenate your senses in the

Maya-inspired treatments at the spa, and tee off on El Camaleón, a Greg

award-winning spa.

Norman-designed course.

• 118 AC villas & golf-view residences

• Greg Norman-designed El Camaleón

• 129 AC suites & villas with plunge pools

• Greg Norman-designed El Camaleón

with private pools

Golf Club

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, butler services

Golf Club

• 4 Restaurants, 2 bars, 24-hr in-villa

• Jim McLean Golf Academy

• 3 Outdoor pools & beach club

• Rose Buds for Children

dining

• Free kids’ club & activities

• Sense Spa (on private island)

• Free eco-tours with resort biologist

• Banyan Tree Spa, fitness center, yoga

67


MEXICO

BELMOND MAROMA RESORT & SPA

VICEROY RIVIERA MAYA

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

This secluded ultra-luxury hideaway on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500”

Located near Playa del Carmen, this sensuous resort on Condé Nast

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

Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” is an enchanted gem that opens onto powdery

jungle preserve. Accommodations are tucked amid lush gardens, shaded

sands, nestled within a private jungle overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

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

Villas are decorated in a Mayan aesthetic and feature louvered mahogany

the other. Kinan Spa offers a full range of services in treatment rooms

doors and windows, private patios and plunge pools. The Wayak Spa’s

with private gardens as well as a rooftop yoga pavilion with 360° views

treatments use powerful combinations of natural marine elements

of the jungle and sea.

joined with native aromatic herbs.

• 63 AC rooms & suites with balconies/

• Kinan Spa, fitness center

• 41 AC thatched-palapa villas with

• Wayak Spa, fitness center, yoga,

Four-Bedroom Villa

• Tennis

plunge pools

temazcal, steam room, Jacuzzis

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars, poolside bar,

• Boutique, art gallery

• 2 Restaurants, lounge

wine cellar

• Billiards bar, game room

• Personalized butler & concierge

• 3 Outdoor pools, water activities

• Outdoor lagoon pool, sundeck

EL DORADO CASITAS ROYALE, A GOURMET INCLUSIVE® RESORT BY KARISMA Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya / 4½ Stars

All-Inclusive / Located along a quiet stretch of white-sand beach in the Riviera Maya, this AAA 4-Diamond resort epitomizes laid-back atmosphere and private luxury. Spacious casitas feature king-size 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, nightly turndown, and more. • 205 AC suites, casitas & swim-up suites

• Tennis, water sports

• 9 Restaurants, 15 bars

• Live entertainment, beachfront chapel

• Personal concierge services • 12 Outdoor pools • Naay Spa, fitness center

68


MEXICO

SECRETS AURA COZUMEL Cozumel / 4 Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / A perfect blend of luxury and excitement, this stylish Unlimited-Luxury® all-suite, adults-only resort is located on picturesque Cozumel. Couples enjoy unparalleled amenities, impeccable service, and gourmet dining in one of Mexico’s most popular resort destinations. You’ll receive ultimate pampering at the spa! Retreat to sleek, luxurious suites with king-size beds, Jacuzzis, and private furnished terraces or balconies with resort or ocean views. Each top-floor suite features a private solarium and lap pool; distinctive ground-level rooms offer direct pool access from their patios. 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 service and afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities.

• 238 AC suites

• Tennis, water sports, on-site dive center ($)

• 4 À la carte restaurants, buffet, 5 bars

• Live entertainment

& lounges, café

• Free Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

• 24-Hr room & concierge services

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

• 3 Outdoor pools, Jacuzzi • Secrets Spa By Pevonia ($), fitness center

CAPELLA IXTAPA RESORT & SPA

VICEROY ZIHUATANEJO

Ixtapa / 5 Stars

Zihuatanejo / 5 Stars

The only hotel in the world with no check-in/check-out times, this

Hugging the white sands of Zihuatanejo Bay’s serene Playa La Ropa,

terraced resort on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” occupies a

this romantic hideaway welcomes guests into deluxe accommodations

breathtaking cliffside spot above the Pacific and caters to the world’s

in adobe-inspired casitas. Each room and suite is unique in design and

most discerning travelers, evoking the romance of Mediterranean

features a private balcony; suites include intimate outdoor infinity pools.

hillside villages. Lavish ocean-facing suites feature private terraces and

Dip into three swimming pools, and loll on a private beach with teak

infinity plunge pools. Indulge in locally inspired therapies at the spa’s

lounge chairs, exclusive palapas, and daybeds. An intimate spa features

outdoor treatment areas, just steps from the ocean.

six treatment rooms and a fitness center.

• 59 AC suites with ocean views

• El Capricho Spa, fitness center

• 46 AC rooms & suites with plunge pools

• Tennis courts & resident pro

& private plunge pools

• Golf nearby

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Art gallery, cooking classes

• 3 Restaurants, tapas bar

• 3 Outdoor pools, private beach

• 2 Outdoor pools

• Spa, beachside spa palapa, fitness center, yoga palapa

69


ZOËTRY CASA DEL MAR LOS CABOS San José del Cabo, Los Cabos / myTime / 4½ Stars Endless Privileges ® / Seclusion. Holistic wellness.

3 times daily, 24-hour laundry service, unlimited

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars including

Unbridled luxury…all tucked along the Pacific Coast

worldwide calls, daily bottle of sparkling wine and

swim-up

overlooking the gorgeous Sea of Cortés. Zoëtry Casa

fresh fruit, daily afternoon tea time, and many more

• 24-Hr private in-room dining

del Mar Los Cabos seduces its esteemed guests with

exclusive touches and amenities.

• 4 Outdoor pools, 3 Jacuzzis

unrivaled personalized service, artistic Mexican

• 53 AC suites with ocean views

architecture, jaw-dropping vistas, delectable dining,

Gourmet Dining

and top-notch amenities.

This Endless Privileges® retreat boasts an array of

culinary classes

This AAA Four-Diamond, hacienda-style retreat

spectacular dining options including Mezquite Beach

• 4 Lighted tennis courts, yoga,

welcomes you to meander along the cobbled

Club, Tapanco, and the Snack Bar for a more laid-back

courtyards surrounded by majestic fountains and

poolside setting. Indulge in unlimited top-shelf spirits

lush foliage.

at the posh Maguey, and swim up for refreshing cocktails

• Sueños Del Mar Spa ($), fully-equipped fitness center • Dance lessons, wine tasting,

golf nearby ($) • Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience with select nearby resorts

myTime Exclusive Offer

70

or an ice-cold beer at Tortuga and Las Ballenas.

Endless Privileges® Zoëtry Casa del Mar Los Cabos provides esteemed

Enrichment

• Up to $100 Resort Credit

guests with opulence that exceeds all expectations.

After a morning swim at one of the five crystalline

• Two 25-Minute Spa Treatments

Immerse in comfort like no other in expansive, lavish

swimming pools, unwind with a meditative yoga

• myTime Check-In

ocean-view and oceanfront suites including one- to

session. Join a dance class, wine tasting, culinary class,

• Welcoming Gift & More

two-bedroom suites with Jacuzzis, and hacienda-style

and a nutritional workshop to enhance your overall

décor evoking a sanctuary where there is only room

lifestyle. Or simply marvel at the picturesque

for relaxation.

surroundings with a local boat excursion.

Expect to be pampered with luxury amenities including

The Sueños del Mar Spa delivers the utmost rejuvenation

a welcome bottle of tequila, 20-minute massage,

with massage therapies and treatments to balance the

20-minute wellness or fitness consultation, handmade

mind, body, and soul in seven indoor cabins and a

beach bag, Bvlgari® bath amenities, maid service

beautiful oceanfront beach cabana.


MEXICO

FIESTA AMERICANA GRAND 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 luxury 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 Cortez. 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.

• 249 AC rooms & suites

• Kids’ & teens’ club

• Access to up to 7 à la carte restaurants

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

& 5 bars • 4 Outdoor pools, 3 Jacuzzis • SOMMA WineSPA, fitness center • 2 Championship golf courses

SECRETS MARQUIS LOS CABOS Turistic Corridor, Los Cabos / 4½ Stars Unlimited-Luxury® / A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, this AAA 4-Diamond all-suite seaside resort offers adults Unlimited-Luxury® for the first time on Mexico’s Baja Peninsula. Indulge in endless meals, snacks, and top-shelf spirits, enjoy 24-hour room service, dip into serene infinity pools, and luxuriate in the expansive 15,000-square-foot Secrets Spa by Pevonia, recognized as one of the top spas in Mexico. Unique, colorful one-bedroom casitas feature their own private pools, plus king-size beds, hydro-massage tubs, and private furnished terraces or balconies wth 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 service and afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and other enhanced amenities.

• 235 AC suites

• Non-motorized water sports, tennis

• 2 À la carte restaurants, buffet, café, grill, 2 bars

• Dance & cooking classes, wine

• 24-Hr room service & concierge

pairings, tequila tastings

• 3 Outdoor pools including 2 infinity pools

• Weekly theme parties, nightly shows

• Secrets Spa by Pevonia ($), fitness

& live music

center, yoga

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

71


MEXICO

LAS VENTANAS AL PARAISO, A ROSEWOOD RESORT

ONE&ONLY PALMILLA

Turistic Corridor, Los Cabos / 5 Stars

Turistic Corridor, Los Cabos / 5 Stars

Understated elegance, extraordinary service, exquisite accommodations,

A standout on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s

and unswerving attention to detail helped place this premiere Baja

“Gold List 2014,” this exclusive hideaway is a favorite of movie stars,

boutique resort on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast

celebrities, and the global jet set, thanks to its refined tranquility. Guest

Traveler’s “Gold List 2014.” Expansive guest suites have raised platform

rooms are sensuously elegant with handcrafted Mexican accents and

beds, oversize Jacuzzis, walk-in marble showers, wood-burning adobe

expansive views of the Pacific Ocean or Sea of Cortez from private patios

fireplaces, personal telescopes for star-gazing, large private terraces, and

or balconies. Drive the fairways on Jack Nicklaus’ first signature course

dedicated butler service.

in Latin America.

• 71 AC suites

• In-suite tequila amenity

• 173 AC rooms & suites, 4-bedroom

• Spa, wellness & beauty center

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, tequila bar

• Private in-suite check-in, free Wi-Fi

Villa Cortez

• Jack Nicklaus golf course

• Personal butler & concierge

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars, swim-up bar

• Tennis & basketball courts

• 7 Outdoor pools

• 2 Outdoor infinity pools, swimmable

• Non-motorized water sports, kids’ club

• Spa, fitness center, tennis

beach

GARZA BLANCA PRESERVE RESORT & SPA Southern Area, Puerto Vallarta / 4½ Stars 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. Check in to 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.”

• 165 AC ocean-view rooms & suites

• Outdoor oceanview infinity pool

with butler service

• Hamara Spa, fitness center, sauna,

• 2 Restaurants, beach bar & lounge

steam room

• Room service

• Water sports, 2 natural waterfalls

• Pool butler service & personalized check-in

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 reservation-free 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, Jacuzzis, 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 service and 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, 5 bars

• Complimentary golf greens fees nearby

• Outdoor infinity pool

• Free Unlimited Connectivity mobile app

• Secrets Spa By Pevonia ($), fitness

• Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience

center, yoga

VILLA LA ESTANCIA BEACH RESORT & SPA Flamingos, Riviera Nayarit / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive Option / This new AAA 4-Diamond luxury resort occupies a prime location along famous Flamingos Beach on Banderas Bay. You’re close to such attractions as Playa Bucerias, Flamingos Golf Club, and El Cora Crocodile Sanctuary. Guest accommodations are personal sanctuaries, featuring marble floors, granite countertops, whirlpool tubs, walk-in closets, separate living areas, and spacious balconies or terraces with resort or ocean views. Dine indoors or outdoors – 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, which also features couples treatment rooms, a mud bath, sauna, and Turkish bath/hammam. Get active with kayaking, canoeing, surfing, personal watercraft, and more!

• 250 AC villa suites

• Tatewari Spa, salon, fitness center

• 2 Restaurants, deli & market, swim-up bar

• Tennis courts, motorized water sports

• Additional dining options at Villa del

• Kids’ club

Palmar Flamingos

• Cyber Café

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Golf & water sports nearby

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

73


GRAND VELAS RIVIERA NAYARIT Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit / myTime / 5 Stars

• 267 AC ocean-view & oceanfront

All-Inclusive / Castaway to a sun-drenched refuge

oversized suites

where relaxation, indulgence, and meditation are the

• 3 AAA Four-Diamond gourmet

norm.

restaurants (Frida, Piaf & Lucca),

Delight in Mexican, Mediterranean, French, and many more luscious international flavors from three

The Mexican Pacific showcases The Grand Velas Riviera

gourmet restaurants, Frida, Lucca, and Piaf. Laid-back

Nayarit, overlooking Banderas Bay in Nuevo Vallarta,

open-air dining, seductive settings, and live entertainment

concierge service

Riviera Nayarit. This all-inclusive wonder opens its

is the perfect blend to indulge in delectable dishes

• 24-Hr concierge & suite service

doors to share its utter luxury, sheer romance, and

including Chilean sea bass in smoked chili sauce and a

• Kids club, seasonal activities,

understated beauty. Unwind at a legendary spa, and

summer camp, Christmas experience

duck breast dipped in honey and tequila, paired with

indulge in acclaimed dining.

fragranced wines and exotic cocktails.

Enchanting Accommodations

Enlightening Wonders

This AAA 5-Diamond Award resort has a plethora

Complement your luxurious stay with fitness programs

of five-star amenities, and luxury accommodations

and aquatic and land activities. Explore your inner

that are harmoniously designed with Mexican décor,

strengths with an invigorating salsa dance class, a

private balconies, and Balinese furnishings to evoke

horseback ride along the golden beaches of Nuevo

peace and balance.

Vallarta, or a plane ride over an enchanting mountain

• Private Romantic Dinner on Terrace

Select from an array of one- to three-bedroom regal

village. There are bountiful whale-watching opportunities

(per room/stay, a $350 value)

accommodations including Master Suites, Ambassador

in the pristine waters of Banderas Bay.

Suites, Ambassador Grand Class Suites, Presidential

Delight in the earth’s elements with a sensory tour

Suites, and Imperial Spa Suites. Relish generously

of aromatic spa rituals, plunge-lagoons, and hydro-

sized accommodations with lavish amenities, spacious

reflexology. Purify your body and relax your mind

dining areas, opulent baths, and extraordinary views.

with a hydrothermal circuit followed by detoxifying

Soak in your private Jacuzzi with hypnotizing views

treatment inspired by the healing arts of the indig-

of the tranquil bay and nature’s call to a revitalizing

enous Huichol culture.

Premium Brand Liquors • 3 Outdoor pools, pool & beach

• Vista Vallarta & Marina Vallarta golf courses • Nightly live entertainment

myTime Exclusive Offer • One Hydrotherapy Treatment (per adult/stay, a $70 value)

• Welcome Amenity & More

morning. Immerse yourself in the ultimate healing therapy with in-suite spa treatments. 74

Exquisite Dining


COSTA RICA

THE WESTIN GOLF RESORT & SPA, PLAYA CONCHAL Guanacaste/Playa Conchal, Costa Rica / 4½ Stars All-Inclusive / Set on Costa Rica’s magnificent North-Pacific Riviera between lush forests and the sparkling Pacific Ocean, this expansive beachfront resort is filled with tropical gardens, gorgeous vistas, and a seemingly endless lagoon pool. Elegant contemporary rooms and suites are eminently comfortable with signature Heavenly Beds® and Heavenly Baths®, and open to private balconies with pool, courtyard, or garden views. Dine on exquisite cuisines, from Mexican, to Asian fusion, to Northern Italian, and more. Junior guests delight in two playgrounds, table games, movies, and video games, while parents revive and rejuvenate in the spa, where facilities include private indoor cabins and a hydrotherapy Jacuzzi pool. Drive the fairways on the Robert Trent Jones, Jr.-designed golf course, a challenging 18-hole/par-71 beauty! Travel+Leisure says “This resort is practically its own seaside village.”

• 406 AC rooms & suites

• Robert Trent Jones, Jr.-designed

• 8 Restaurants, 5 bars

golf course

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• 4 Lighted tennis courts

• Outdoor lagoon-style pool, Jacuzzi

• Non-motorized water sports

• THE SPA, WestinWORKOUT Gym® • Westin Kids Club®

FOUR SEASONS RESORT COSTA RICA AT PENINSULA PAPAGAYO

JW MARRIOTT GUANACASTE RESORT & SPA

Guanacaste/Papagayo, Costa Rica / 5 Stars

Guanacaste, Costa Rica / 4½ Stars

Applauded on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” this luxury resort opens

This magnificent resort opens onto secluded Mansita Beach on Costa

onto unspoiled, golden-sand beaches on a slender Pacific isthmus. Built

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

into a steep hillside, the guest rooms have marble baths and screened-in

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

balconies with bay views. The Arnold Palmer signature golf course has

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

wide, undulating fairways amid sweeping Pacific vistas. After a day of

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

fun, head to the spa, which has 18 multi-use treatment rooms, plus wet

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

rooms with private showers.

private alcoves for couples.

• 174 AC rooms, hillside suites & villas,

• Arnold Palmer golf course

• 310 AC rooms & suites

• Spa, fitness center, sauna, solarium

new private cabanas

• Surfing & tennis program

• 4 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Water sports, tennis, nature preserve

• 4 Restaurants, bar

• Free kids’ & teens’ programs,

• Concierge, room service

• Kids’ activities

• 4 Outdoor pools, 3 beaches

summer camp

• Outdoor infinity pool, kids’ pool,

• Spa, fitness center

whirlpool

75


CARIBBEAN / MEXICO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC • RIVIERA MAYA, MEXICO • PLAYA MUJERES, CANCUN, MEXICO All-Inclusive Luxury – In the most desirable Caribbean locations, we surround adult guests with the lush romance of the tropics, endless swimming pools and a philosophy of total wellness in cuisine, spa and service. For us, all-inclusive luxury is more than a label. And excellence is more than a goal. It is who we are.

76


MEXICO PLAYA DEL CARMEN LUXURY GOURMET – ALL SUITES – ALL ADULTS – ALL EXTRAORDINARY! With its uncompromising commitment to luxury and style, THE ROYAL Playa del Carmen delight every guest with hospitality from the heart, superb gourmet dining, and luxury services including private butlers and specialty concierge. Enjoy the upscale, adults-only environment with the best beachfront location in Playa del Carmen. Created for romance, THE ROYAL Playa del Carmen is a AAA Four Diamond Resort and is recognized for its Five-Star International Diamond service.

A NEW DIMENSION IN LUXURY ALL-INCLUSIVE, WHERE PERSONAL SERVICE & GOURMET DINING ARE JUST THE BEGINNING . . .

THE ROYAL Playa del Carmen – where unique and innovative all-inclusive amenities deliver an extraordinary experience that is truly ROYAL!

77


MEXICO RIVIERA MAYA The adults-only-all-inclusive, member of the prestigious The Leading Hotels of the World, Royal Hideaway Playacar is situated on the best stretch of white sand beach along the shores of Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Royal Hideaway services guests an experience with infinite opportunities for romance. This 200-room luxury resort is also within walking distance of popular 5th Avenue, the area’s premier destination for shopping, dining, and nightlife.

78


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. You’re lucky, because our adults-only all-inclusive resort overflows with some of the most enticing activities in Cancun.

79


MEXICO RIVIERA MAYA Rosewood Mayakoba sits in the heart of a 1,600-acre resort enclave in the Riviera Maya. This oasis offers 130 suites and villas with private plunge pools and butler service. Resort amenities include a Greg Norman championship golf course, Rose Buds速 for children, and award-winning Sense, A Rosewood Spa速.

80


HAWAII AND SOUTH PACIFIC Creatively endowed with captivating sunsets, inspirational sounds, million-dollar vistas, torch-lit wonders, talcum-soft beaches, romantic luaus, and otherworldly accommodations…Prepare the senses for an epic experience beyond the imagination.

81


JW MARRIOTT IHILANI RESORT & SPA AT KO OLINA Oahu / myTime / 5 Stars

A complete resort experience awaits your arrival at the

fare, and award-winning spa cuisine from an eclectic

• 4 Restaurants, lounge, poolside bar,

base of the Waianae Mountains. This upscale tropical

array of delectable restaurants.

Starbucks®

retreat enchants with its idyllic location on one of the

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

four private white-sand lagoons.

Laid-back Indulgence

Reconnect with your spirit on the west side of Oahu

Avid golfers are impressed by one of Hawaii’s best golf

• 18-Hole Ko Olina Championship

at this off-the-beaten-track resort poetically set on a

courses, with challenging holes and the remarkable

golf course

secluded beach cove. Lauded on Condé Nast Traveler’s

water features and undulating hills at the Ted

• 2 Outdoor pools, jogging paths,

“Gold List”, the AAA Four-Diamond JW Marriott

Robinson-designed course. Other recreation options

tennis, basketball

Ihilani Resort & Spa at Ko Olina lives up to its name,

include the world-class marina and six-court tennis

“Place of Joy,” boasting understated elegance,

center. Soak up the warm rays as you dip into the

timelessness, and relaxation that stretch into the

circular outdoor pool.

following day and the day after the next.

Renew yourself with a sensory journey at the

• 387 AC rooms & suites

• Award-winning Ihilani Spa, 24-hour fitness center, whirlpool

• Ko Olina Marina, dolphin snorkel & sail, water sports • Wedding packages

myTime Exclusive Offer

Lavish Stays

and massages that balance the mind and body.

Elegantly appointed accommodations showcase

Awaken to Hawaiian discoveries and learn the art of

exquisite lanais with breathtaking views of the

lei-making. Or simply meditate in the garden to the

Rentals

Waianae Coast, verdant mountains, and lush gardens.

gentle sounds of nature.

• Kids 10 & Under Eat Free with

Luxuriate with plush bedding, marble baths with

Whether it’s the spa, golf, aquatic adventures, or

Purchase of an Accompanying

deep-soaking tubs, dramatic sunset views, and unique

Adult at Naupaka Restaurant,

utter peace you’re looking for, this secret gem goes

amenities.

above and beyond to provide you with unforgettable

Gourmet Delights

memories.

• $50 Spa Credit • Complimentary Beach Cabana

Breakfast & Dinner Themed Buffets & More

Discriminating palates indulge in fresh ingredients at the award-winning Azul restaurant and savor mouthwatering Hawaiian selections, Italian cuisine, Japanese

82

35,000-sq-ft. Ihilani Spa with healing body treatments


HAWAII

GRAND HYATT KAUAI RESORT & SPA Koloa, Kauai / 5 Stars Discover your own paradise at this luxury oceanfront resort on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014,” boasting an open-air design that’s reminiscent of Hawaii in the 1920s and ‘30s, an oasis where lush gardens welcome tropical breezes. Spacious and exquisitely appointed accommodations have mahogany furnishings, marble baths with rain showers, the latest entertainment amenities, and private lanais with garden, pool, or ocean views. Find rejuvenation of body and mind in one of Anara Spa’s open-air bungalows, and savor an authentic taste of the islands at the twice-weekly luau and Polynesian revue. Plunge into an exhilarating water wonderland boasting an adults-only pool, river pools, and a saltwater lagoon. Tee off on the challenging 18-hole Poipu Bay Golf Course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., and named one of Golf Digest’s “100 Greatest Courses in North America.”

• 602 AC rooms & suites

• Robert Trent Jones Jr.-designed

• 6 Restaurants, 6 bars, poolside bar

golf course, tennis courts

• Outdoor pool, 24-hr water playground

• Camp Hyatt children’s program

• Anara Spa, fitness center

THE RITZ-CARLTON KAPALUA Kapalua, Maui / 5 Stars Immerse yourself in a true Hawaiian experience – as well as legendary Ritz-Carlton service and exclusive facilities – at this enchanted sanctuary, set in the midst of a historic 23,000-acre pineapple plantation along Maui’s famous D.T. Fleming Beach. Hide away in romantic guest rooms with dark wood floors, Hawaiian-inspired artwork, marble baths with deep soaking tubs, and spacious lanais with garden, resort, or ocean views. Drive the fairways – and walk in the footsteps of golfing legends – at the home of the PGA Tour’s annual Hyundai 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.

• 463 AC rooms & suites, Club Level

• Ritz Kids

• 6 Restaurants & bars

• Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors

• Outdoor tri-level pool, children’s pool,

of the Environment

sundeck, cabanas

• Resort shuttle to nearby beaches,

• Spa, fitness center, yoga, Pilates

restaurants, shopping, golf & Kapalua/

• Onsite & nearby recreational activities

West Maui airport

83


HAWAII

THE MODERN HONOLULU Honolulu, Oahu / 4½ Stars Located just steps from one of Hawaii’s most famous beaches, this ultra-modern AAA 4-Diamond property sets a new standard for lifestyle hotels with an innovative urban resort design that reflects sophistication and style. Guests relish friendly service and incomparable cuisine in one of the destination’s most stylish atmospheres. A study in sleek minimalism, the stylish guest rooms and suites (many with private terraces) have Terrazzo marble spa baths, imported Frette linens, and spectacular skyline, yacht harbor, or ocean views. 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

• Addiction Nightclub

• 2 Restaurants, 3 bars, poolside bar

• In-room mini fridge, safe

• Concierge, 24-hr room service • 2 Outdoor pools, sundeck • Spa, fitness center

WAILEA BEACH MARRIOTT RESORT & SPA Wailea, Maui / 4½ Stars Escape to sheer luxury at this upscale property within the renowned Wailea Resort on the sunny leeward side of Maui. Stroll directly onto beautiful Ulua Beach, a snorkelers’ haven. Retreat to guest rooms with contemporary island décor, plush Revive bedding, deep-soaking tubs, the latest tech amenities, and private furnished lanais with ocean or city views. Cool off in five swimming pools, and discover ultimate pampering in ocean-view treatment rooms and oceanfront massage cabanas at Mandara Spa, overlooking the serene Hawaiian waters. “Top Chef ” star Sheldon Simeon presents an eclectic blend of Mediterranean and Hawaiian Regional Cuisine flavors at Mala Wailea (whose ownership includes Clint Eastwood and Alice Cooper). Revel in the Te Au Moana Luau – “One of the island’s most authentic,” according to Travel+Leisure – for a Maui dining experience unlike any other.

• 544 AC rooms & suites

• Te Au Moana Luau (Mon-Thurs-Fri-Sat)

• 2 Restaurants, lounge, Starbucks®,

• Nightly entertainment

poolside bar

• Tennis/water sports/golf nearby

• 5 Outdoor pools, kids’ pool • Mandara Spa, salon, fitness center, 2 whirlpools

84


HAWAII

GRAND WAILEA, A WALDORF ASTORIA RESORT

THE KAHALA HOTEL & RESORT

Wailea, Maui / 5 Stars

Honolulu, Oahu / 5 Stars

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

Just minutes from the world-class shopping and entertainment of Waikiki,

and family activities, including spectacular water features like a river

this legendary resort on Travel+Leisure’s “T+L 500” – a favorite with

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

presidents, royalty, and celebrities – is set on an long stretch of sugary

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

white-sand beach in one of Oahu’s most exclusive residential neighbor-

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

hoods. Experience the ultimate comfort in suites featuring the latest

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

tech amenities and glass sliding doors that open to stunning views of the

specialty baths.

Pacific Ocean and Diamond Head.

• 780 AC rooms & suites

• The Rock kids’ camp

• 338 AC rooms & suites

• Water sports, surfing lessons

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars, café

• Scuba clinic

• 5 Restaurants, 2 bars, poolside bar

• Kahala Kids children’s programs

• 9 Outdoor pools, river, adult pool,

• Tennis & golf nearby

• Outdoor pool, children’s pool, Jacuzzi,

• Dolphin Quest encounter program

children’s pool

sundeck

• Spa Grande, fitness center

• Spa, CHI Health & Energy Fitness Center

HALEKULANI

MAUNA KEA BEACH HOTEL

Waikiki, Oahu / 5 Stars

Kohala Coast, Big Island / 5 Stars

Applauded on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s

Founded in 1965 by Laurance Rockefeller, this legendary hotel on

“Gold List 2014,” this world-renowned hotel lives up to its name – which

Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” stands as a landmark of luxury on

means “house befitting heaven” in Hawaiian. Elegant guest suites have

the Big Island’s golden Kohala Coast. Situated on a beautiful crescent

large lanais and stunning views. Dine at the oceanfront La Mer, Hawaii’s

beach, the resort offers guests the ideal setting for a relaxing getaway in

longest running AAA 5-Diamond Award restaurant. Relax with authentically

paradise. Newly renovated guest rooms and suites showcase signature

crafted Polynesian therapeutic rituals at SpaHalekulani, and float away

understated elegance. Drive the fairways on the award-winning golf

in the iconic mosaic pool.

course, designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr.

• 453 AC rooms

• Live nightly entertainment

• 258 AC rooms & suites

• 11-Court tennis center & resident pro

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars, poolside bar

• Seasonal kids’ program, boutiques

• 5 Restaurants, bars

• Hawaii cultural experiences

• Concierge

• Outdoor pool, chaise lounges,

• Keiki Club

• Outdoor pool

beach umbrellas, cabanas

• Robert Trent Jones, Sr. golf course

• SpaHalekulani, fitness center

• The Mauna Kea Spa by Mandara

85


HAWAII

THE ROYAL HAWAIIAN, A LUXURY COLLECTION RESORT

MOANA SURFRIDER, A WESTIN RESORT & SPA

Waikiki, Oahu / 5 Stars

Waikiki, Oahu / 4½ Stars

From its opening in 1927, this historic Waikiki Beach hotel on

Built in 1901, this legendary resort in the heart of Waikiki combines

Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” has been recognized as an icon of

turn-of-the-century Victorian elegance with modern amenities and

luxury resort travel. Accommodations in the Royal Beach Tower feature

trademark Westin luxury. Enjoy sweeping views of Honolulu or the

intimate lanais with ocean views; rooms in the Historic Building are

Pacific from spacious guest rooms in both the Main and Tower buildings,

havens of refined luxury, furnished with custom dark wood. The weekly

all with Hawaiian accents and Heavenly® Beds. Within walking distance

Royal Luau is the only beachfront luau in Waikiki. The award-winning

of superb shopping, nightlife, and other attractions, this oasis offers

Azure Restaurant blends fresh seafood with island accents.

replenishment at Waikiki’s only oceanfront spa.

• 528 AC rooms & suites

• Private beach area & poolside cabanas

• 791 AC rooms & suites

• Outdoor pool, exclusive beach area

• 3 Restaurants, bar, 24-hr in-room dining

• Water sports

• 2 Restaurants, beach bar, café, English

• Moana Lani Spa, A Heavenly Spa

• 2 Outdoor pools, freshwater pool,

• Lei greeting & juice on arrival

tea service

by Westin™

playground, whirlpools

• Oceanfront Club Lounge (breakfast,

• WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio

• Abhasa Spa, salon services

appetizers, beer & wine)

• Water sports

THE ST. REGIS PRINCEVILLE RESORT

THE WESTIN MAUI RESORT & SPA Ka’anapali, Maui / 4½ Stars

Princeville, Kauai / 5 Stars

Overlooking the North Shore’s beautiful Hanalei Bay, this top-flight

This enchanting, recently renovated island resort stands along a wide

resort on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s

stretch of renowned Ka’anapali Beach and is home to a wide array of

“Gold List 2014” provides personalized service amid magnificent natural

diversions. Step into serene mountain-view rooms and luxurious

surroundings. Indulge in fine dining at Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s

oceanfront suites, all with contemporary décor, Heavenly Beds®, and

Kauai Grill, tee off on two championship golf courses designed by

Heavenly Baths®. The expansive aquatic playground features an

Robert Trent Jones, Jr., and retreat to elegant rooms, including luxury

adults-only pool, waterfalls, and thrilling slides. The oceanfront spa

suites with butler service.

features a studio for yoga, Pilates, spinning, and meditation. • 2 Robert Trent Jones, Jr.-designed

• 759 AC rooms & suites

• Heavenly Spa by Westin™,

• 4 Restaurants including Kauai Grill

golf courses

• 4 Restaurants, 3 bars

WestinWORKOUT®

by Jean-Georges Vongerichten, 2 bars

• Entertainment & rituals, activities

• 5 Outdoor pools including adult pool,

• Westin Kids Club

water slides, sundeck

• Golf, water sports, activities

• 251 AC rooms & suites with butler

• Outdoor infinity pool • Halele’a Spa, 24-hr fitness center, salon

86


The Westin Maui Resort & Spa - Maui / Moana Surfrider a Westin Resort & Spa - Oahu / The Royal Hawaiian a Luxury Collection Resort - Oahu / The St. Regis Princeville Resort - Kauai

HAWAII OAHU • MAUI • KAUAI Located on some of the most desirable settings across O‘ahu, Maui and Kaua‘i, Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Hawai‘i includes world-renowned brands – St. Regis, Luxury Collection, Westin and Sheraton. Unique in their own way, each maintains a high standard of service and luxury – offering singular experiences that exceed expectations.

87


SOUTH PACIFIC

LE MÉRIDIEN BORA BORA Bora Bora, Tahiti / 5 Stars Completely renovated in an elegant contemporary style, this luxury TripAdvisor 2012 “Certificate of Excellence” resort sits on a spectacular islet surrounded by a hypnotizing crystalline lagoon and offers striking views of Mount Otemanu. Tropically themed bungalows are perched over the spectacular lagoon or nestled at the edge of ivory sands shadowed by tall coconut trees. Over-water bungalows feature glass floors that provide stunning views of the marine life below, while beach bungalows have direct access to the interior lagoon for snorkeling and swimming in the resort’s turtle sanctuary. Go kayaking and snorkeling, then balance your senses at the spa. Dine in style amid a candlelit ambiance at Le Tipanié Restaurant, which features themed buffets each night. Savor mountain views and sunset vistas with an exotic cocktail at Miki Miki.

• 99 AC over-water bungalows,

• Manahau Wellness Center

beachfront bungalows & pool beach

• Complimentary water sports, beach

villas

volleyball

• 2 Restaurants, bar

• Bora Bora Turtle Center Sanctuary

• 24-Hr concierge, room service • 2 Outdoor infinity pools

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 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” represents the epitome of carefree elegance. Exquisite accommodations are set in idyllic private villas featuring over-water 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.

• 100 AC villas & over-water bungalows

• Tennis courts, kids’ program

• 4 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Wireless Internet access

• 24-Hr concierge & butler service • 2 Outdoor pools, water sports, private lagoon • Miri Miri Spa by Clarins, fitness center

88


SOUTH PACIFIC

FOUR SEASONS RESORT BORA BORA

INTERCONTINENTAL BORA BORA RESORT & THALASSO SPA

Bora Bora, Tahiti / 5 Stars

Bora Bora, Tahiti / 5 Stars

Experience a legendary South Seas escape at this intimate resort designed

Lauded on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014,” this dazzling property

in traditional Polynesian village style, applauded on Travel+Leisure’s

sets the standard for modern elegance as French Polynesia’s first resort

2014 “T+L 500.” Stroll the talcum-soft white-sand beach, take a leisurely

with all over-water villas and the world’s first resort featuring an

dip into the wave-shaped pool, scuba dive amid a colorful coral reef,

over-water wedding chapel with glass floors. Guest villas have the latest

and indulge in the spa’s signature and invigorating spa treatments with

tech amenities, separate living areas with glass-bottom coffee tables,

a stunning panorama as your backdrop—the perfect retreat to create

spacious shaded terraces, and large private pontoons for sunbathing

unforgettable memories.

above the lagoon.

• 107 AC bungalows & 2- or 3-bedroom

• Spa, fitness center, yoga

• 80 AC over-water villas with glass floors

• Fitness center, jogging trail, tennis

beachfront villas

• Water sports, tennis

• 3 Restaurants, bar, 24-hr room service

• Water sports, PADI dive center

• 2 Restaurants, 2 bars

• Children’s program, romance menu

• Outdoor infinity pool, lagoon

• Over-water chapel with glass-bottom

• Concierge, 24-hour room service

• Deep Ocean Spa by Algotherm

floor, live entertainment

• Outdoor pool, children’s pool, teen lagoon

(Thalassotherapy Center)

• Wi-Fi in villas & public areas

HILTON MOOREA LAGOON RESORT & SPA Moorea, Tahiti / 5 Stars A private white-sand beach between two bays on heart-shaped Moorea is home to this acclaimed resort, set against a stunning mountain backdrop that melts into a crystal-clear lagoon. Travel+Leisure says “It hits all the tropical hallmarks… while still managing to reflect the carefree boho vibe of its home in Moorea.” Retreat to thatched-roof over-water bungalows with windows in the floor to view the ballet of tropical fish below, plus marbles baths with rain showers, private sundecks with lounge chairs, direct access to the lagoon, and spectacular sunset views. Relax in the private plunge pool of your garden bungalow located near the pool and beach. Savor French Polynesian favorites served al fresco at Arii Vahine while taking in spectacular ocean views. All of the Moorea Lagoon Spa’s products are 100% organic and derived from precious barks and exotic fruits.

• 104 AC bungalows

• Live entertainment including

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars

Polynesian shows

• Concierge, room service • Outdoor infinity pool • Polynesian Spa, fitness center • Water sports, tennis courts

89


TAHITI BORA BORA Reaching out across 44 acres of lush landscaping edged by powdery white sands and a crystalline lagoon, The St. Regis Bora Bora Resort represents the epitome of carefree elegance. Its exquisitely designed Villas are the most luxurious in the South Pacific showcasing exotic woods, hand-woven fabrics and regional art with spectacular views of the mystical Mount Otemanu. Three delectable restaurants, including Lagoon by Jean-Georges; the romantic Oasis Pool and Miri Miri Spa by Clarins ethereal atmosphere on its own private island are some of the resort’s world-class services blending a blissful paradise with the impressively personalized service that are the hallmarks of St. Regis. 90


USA AND CANADA Take a seat in the lap of luxury where you’ll witness some of the world’s most stimulating urban oases, spirited cities, enchanting mountain terrain, untouched wilderness, and architectural marvels …A multi-cultural playground where you’re bound to discover your pocket of euphoria.

91


USA

THE FAIRMONT SAN FRANCISCO San Francisco, California / 5 Stars Now restored to its original 1907 splendor, this landmark hotel high atop prestigious Nob Hill represents the ultimate in hospitality and gracious Fairmont service, all just a short walk from Union Square, Chinatown, and other San Francisco attractions. You’re also at the nexus of all three of the city’s famous cable car routes. Travel+Leisure calls it “The grande dame of San Francisco hotels.” Step into newly renovated guest rooms with old-school elegance and modern amenities, plus marble baths, Frette linens, and superb views. Stay on the premises for fabulous dining at the Laurel Court, which showcases Northern California cuisines made from fresh regional ingredients, and The Tonga Room & Hurricane Bar, a lively room with unbeatable atmosphere and great Mai Tais, plus exceptional Pacific Rim Asian Cuisine.

• 591 AC rooms & suites

• In-room On Demand movies

• 2 Restaurants, 2 lounges

• Intersect Media Lounge

• 24-Hr room service • Fitness center, sauna • High-speed Internet access

HYATT REGENCY INDIAN WELLS RESORT & SPA Indian Wells, California / 5 Stars Just minutes from Palm Springs, this AAA 4-Diamond destination resort is literally an oasis of endless sunshine and warm hospitality, nestled amid 45 acres of lush gardens within an iconic desert setting. Breezy guest rooms have Hyatt Grand Beds®, state-of-the-art entertainment amenities, marble baths, and French doors opening to private balconies with mountain, fairway, or pool views. At Agua Serena Spa, unwind with a Desert Stone Massage on a private garden patio surrounded by dramatic mountains and towering palms. The Medical and Skin Spa provides the very latest in non-surgical, no-downtime skin tightening and rejuvenation in a soothing spa environment. Home to PGA Tour events, the 36-hole Indian Wells Golf Resort is the premier golf destination for everyone from amateurs to pros to presidents, with both courses prominent on Golf Week’s “Best Municipal Courses 2014.”

92

• 530 AC rooms & suites with private

• 24-Hr fitness center

balconies or patios, 43 private luxury

• The Medical & Skin Spa at Agua Serena

villas with personal butler service

• 2 Championship golf courses

• 7 Outdoor pools include kids’ splash

• Tennis center & resident pro, jogging,

area & adult pool

bike trails

• Agua Serena Spa & Salon,

• Camp Hyatt


USA

THE LODGE AT TORREY PINES San Diego, California / 5 Stars Located just 15 miles north of downtown San Diego, this AAA 5-Diamond resort pays homage to the California Craftsman era and showcases 169 rooms and suites that reflect the stress-free lifestyle of America’s Finest City. A member of the California Green Lodging Program, The Lodge is designed to blend in with the adjacent Torrey Pines State Reserve, which features rare Torrey pine trees, golden sandstone formations, and 8 miles of hiking trails. The world-renowned Torrey Pines Golf Course, site of the 2008 and 2021 U.S. Open Championships, is right next door and holds priority tee times for guests of The Lodge. The spacious guestrooms include Stickley-style furniture with wooddetailed inlays, embroidered fabrics, and warm leathers while Tiffany lamps provide illumination. The Lodge is home to The Spa at Torrey Pines and A.R. Valentien, a signature restaurant with famed farm-to-table chef Jeff Jackson at the helm.

• 169 AC rooms, room service

• Full-service spa, fitness center

• 2 Restaurants, 2 lounges

• Preferred tee times at Torrey Pines

• Outdoor pool, hot tub

Golf Course

THE FAIRMONT SONOMA MISSION INN & SPA Sonoma, California / 4½ Stars This enchanting Wine Country escape provides discerning travelers with the perfect getaway, an experience in ultimate luxury and relaxation. Guest rooms epitomize Northern California sophistication, with Provence-style décor, toile fabrics, and marble baths; some have wood-burning fireplaces and views over the palm-shaded gardens, while others have balconies or patios. A Michelin star has been awarded to Santé, which focuses on seasonal and locally sourced ingredients; its wine list, honored with Wine Spectator’s “Award of Excellence,” features over 500 Sonoma and Napa wines. The stunning 40,000-square-foot European spa has its own source of geothermal mineral waters. Set on 177 acres of rolling terrain with massive oaks, lakes, and sweeping vistas, the Sonoma Golf Club’s classic PGA-level layout is filled with exciting challenges.

• 226 AC rooms & suites

• Tennis courts

• 3 Restaurants

• Free in-room bottle of wine

• 3 Outdoor heated pools

& daily wine tastings

• Willow Stream Spa, fitness center, sauna, Jacuzzi • Sonoma Golf Course

93


USA

BEVERLY WILSHIRE, A FOUR SEASONS HOTEL

THE US GRANT, A LUXURY COLLECTION HOTEL

Beverly Hills, California / 5 Stars

San Diego, California / 5 Stars

One of Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best Hotels 2013,” this iconic property

Discover a San Diego icon at this AAA 4-Diamond hotel, the crown

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

jewel of the downtown Gaslight Quarter since 1910, built by the son of

Boulevard meet. Guest rooms and suites in the original Wilshire Wing

President Ulysses S. Grant. Guest rooms effortlessly blend modern comfort,

reflect a classic yet contemporary style, while those in the new Beverly

indigenous accents, and refined luxury with high ceilings, Italian linens,

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

Remède bath amenities, and glass-enclosed marble showers. The

serves Wolfgang Puck’s celebrated steakhouse cuisine in a timeless

acclaimed Grant Grill is known for its fresh Californian cuisine. You’re

interior by Richard Meier.

just steps from top-notch shopping, dining, and entertainment.

• 395 AC rooms & suites

• Complimentary Rolls-Royce car service

• 270 AC rooms & suites

• Spa services, 24-hr fitness center,

• 3 Restaurants, 2 bars, pool bar

within 3-mile radius

• Restaurant, lounge

personal training

• Concierge, 24-hr in-room dining

• Pet-friendly ($)

• Concierge, 24-hr room service • Outdoor pool, sundeck • Spa, fitness center

THE PALAZZO RESORT HOTEL & CASINO Las Vegas, Nevada / 5 Stars Lauded on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014,” this top-notch all-suite resort presents the best in dining from celebrity chefs like Mario Batali, Emeril Lagasse, Wolfgang Puck, and Thomas Keller, shopping at the hottest names in fashion, and Broadway-caliber entertainment including the smash musical Rock of Ages, plus comedy shows from David Spade, Rita Rudner, and Tim Allen! Hide away in spacious guest suites with contemporary Italian style, plush king-size beds with Egyptian cotton sheets, sunken living areas, Roman tubs, and the latest tech amenities. Unwind at the world-class Canyon Ranch SpaClub®, where you can meet with a nutritionist or personal trainer, try the 40-foot rock-climbing wall, and dip into Aquavana™, an oasis of water therapies including state-ofthe-art hot and cold experiences.

• 3,066 AC suites

• Casino

• 38 Restaurants, 10 bars & 2 lounges

• Superstar entertainment, shopping

• 11 Restaurants, 3 bars, coffee bar • Outdoor pool, cabanas, poolside dining • Canyon Ranch SpaClub®

94


USA

THE VENETIAN RESORT HOTEL & CASINO Las Vegas, Nevada / 5 Stars This “must-experience” all-suite resort recalls the charm and romance of Venice on the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. Dine on sensational fare created by celebrity chefs like Mario Batali, Emeril Lagasse, Wolfgang Puck, and Thomas Keller. Revel in incredible shows including Broadway smash Rock of Ages and “Soul2Soul” starring Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, plus comedy shows from David Spade, Rita Rudner, and Tim Allen! From the Roman tubs, to the plush king-sized beds with Egyptian cotton sheets, to the sunken living rooms, to the state-of-the-art entertainment amenities, your guest suite is a ticket to the good life. Choose from Vegas’ most extensive selection of the hottest slot machines, pick a winner at the Race & Sports Book, and play live-dealt Baccarat and Roulette simultaneously from the same seat with exclusive Stadium Gaming. After a day of all-out fun, unwind at the world-class Canyon Ranch SpaClub®.

• 4,027 AC suites

• The Grand Canal Shoppes

• 30 Restaurants, 5 bars, lounges

• Casino, Tao Nightclub

• 5 Outdoor pools, 4 hot tubs, cabanas, 2 poolside bars • Canyon Ranch SpaClub® • Rock of Ages, Human Nature

LITTLE PALM ISLAND RESORT & SPA Key West, Florida / 5 Stars Leave the wired world behind at Florida’s most secluded and romantic retreat, applauded on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014.” This unparalleled resort opens onto a white-sand beach on a private six-acre island in the Keys, accessible only by boat or seaplane. Hide away in thatched-roof bungalows shaded by towering palms, featuring colorful tropical décor, four-poster beds, spacious living rooms, Jacuzzis and outdoor showers, and private verandahs with sea views. While wandering around the island, you’ll find a hammock waiting for you around every corner! Dive into a range of activities like scuba diving, kayaking, sailing, deep-sea fishing, skydiving, kiteboarding, and seaplane tours of the Keys and nearby Everglades. The therapeutic SpaTerre specializes in Indonesian- and Thai-inspired treatments.

• 30 AC thatched-roof bungalow suites

• SpaTerre, salon, fitness center

• Restaurant, lounge

• Water sports, PADI dive center

• Outdoor lagoon-style pool, marina

95


USA

FONTAINEBLEAU, MIAMI BEACH Miami Beach, Florida / 5 Stars Following an expansion and total renovation, this ultra-posh AAA 4-Diamond oceanfront legend is a spectacular blend of Miami’s glamorous golden era and stylish modern luxury – all while overlooking America’s most famous beach! Contemporary, sophisticated accommodations feature marble baths, the latest tech and entertainment amenities, fully equipped kitchens or kitchenettes, and views of the Atlantic Ocean or the twinkling lights of Miami Beach. Dine at scintillating restaurants like Michael Mina 74, Scott Conant’s Scarpetta, and an outpost of the Michelin-starred Hakkasan of London. After a day of fun and recreation, retreat to Lapis Spa’s 30 private treatment rooms for massages, facials, and body renewal. When the sun goes down, LIV lights up South Beach, blending the appeal of an ultra-exclusive lounge and a high-energy nightclub.

• 1,504 AC rooms & suites

• Lapis Spa, fitness center

• 11 Restaurants, bars & lounges

• LIV Nightclub

• 9 Outdoor pools, sundeck, cabanas

• FB Kids Club

DELANO SOUTH BEACH

SHORE CLUB

South Beach, Florida / 5 Stars

South Beach, Florida / 5 Stars

Find a feeling of peace and relaxation in the heart of South Beach, where

Located directly on the ocean in South Beach, this ultra-hip hotel shimmers

this high-touch luxury hotel designed by Philippe Starck opens directly

with intrigue and sensuality. Minimalist white-on-white guest rooms

onto the beach. Many rooms have spectacular ocean views; suites feature

have streamlined furniture and Mexican sandstone baths with glassed-in

luxurious marble baths. The signature South Beach restaurant features

wet rooms. A soothing oasis with a serene Zen-like atmosphere and

an inventive Italian menu offering local, farm-to-table organic ingredients.

stunning panoramic ocean views, the beautiful rooftop spa features wet

The New York Times calls this art-filled gem “The most sophisticated

and dry treatment rooms, outdoor terraces, and massage decks. Dine in

place to stay in SoBe.”

style at chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s acclaimed Nobu.

96

• 193 AC rooms & suites

• Valet parking ($)

• 309 AC rooms & suites

• Wedding packages

• 2 Restaurants, bar, lounge

• Free Wi-Fi

• Restaurant, bar, lounge

• Free Wi-Fi, valet parking ($)

• 24-Hr concierge & room service

• 24-Hr room service & concierge

• Outdoor heated infinity pool, sundeck

• 2 Outdoor infinity pools

• Agua Spa, 24-hr fitness center

• Spa, 24-hr fitness center, salon


USA

MONDRIAN SOUTH BEACH

INTERCONTINENTAL NEW YORK TIMES SQUARE

Miami, Florida / 5 Stars

New York City, New York / 5 Stars

Just minutes from the bustling center of South Beach, this quiet luxury

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

enclave offers superb views of the Atlantic Ocean, Biscayne Bay, and

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

downtown Miami. Spacious guest rooms, many with balconies, have

theaters, extraordinary shopping, and NYC sightseeing attractions just

whimsical design and elegant furnishings. The indoor/outdoor Sunset

steps away. Deluxe rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows with panoramic

Lounge offers the only bayside destination for watching the stunning

views of the Manhattan skyline, Hudson River, and Broadway. Star chef

sunsets over Miami’s downtown skyline. Travel+Leisure says “The pool

Todd English brings a modern twist to French cuisine at his restaurant,

area is a world unto itself.”

Ça Va Brasserie, a pre-theatre favorite.

• 205 AC rooms & suites

• Wedding packages

• 611 AC rooms & suites

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Restaurant, bar, lounge

• Wi-Fi & valet parking ($)

• Restaurant, lounge

• Complimentary 24-hr fitness center

• 24-Hr concierge • Outdoor pool • Agua Spa, 24-hr fitness center

THE PLAZA, A FAIRMONT MANAGED HOTEL

FOUR SEASONS HOTEL PHILADELPHIA

New York City, New York / 5 Stars

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / 5 Stars

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

Logan Square, the cultural heart of Philadelphia, is home to this regal

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

AAA 5-Diamond hotel on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” which lauds

Avenue and Central Park South. Luxurious rooms offer Old World

it for “the best spa in town.” Guest rooms and suites reveal Federalist

elegance and discreet modern technology to customize the room

décor and feature L’Occitane bath products, iPod® docking stations,

environment and access hotel services. Enjoy afternoon tea in the

and views of the inner courtyard and gardens or tree-lined Ben Franklin

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

Parkway. You’re within easy walking distance of historic landmarks,

prepared, and gourmet foods in nine diverse food stations.

museums, shopping, and other attractions.

• 282 AC lavishly appointed rooms

• Butler service for suites

• 364 AC rooms & suites

• Spa, fitness center

& suites

• Caudalie Vinotherapie Spa, La Palestra

• Restaurant, lounge

• Kids’ amenities, baby-sitting services ($)

• 4 Restaurants, 2 bars, Afternoon

fitness center

• Concierge

Tea Bar, Champagne Bar

• Warren-Tricomi Salon

• Indoor lap pool

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

97


UNITED STATES LAS VEGAS, NEVADA The Venetian® and The Palazzo® welcome guests to a degree of legendary luxury unlike anything else in Las Vegas. Elegantly appointed suites, award-winning restaurants, renowned treatments from Canyon Ranch SpaClub®, and an array of boutiques from fashion’s hottest designers are some of the many lavish amenities guests can expect.

98


CANADA

THE FAIRMONT BANFF SPRINGS Banff, Alberta / 5 Stars Located in the heart of Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this sophisticated AAA 4-Diamond resort – Canada’s “Castle in the Rockies” – has defined majesty, hospitality, and grandeur for more than a century. Set throughout the sprawling Scottish castle-style hotel, guest rooms have traditional décor, plus views of the courtyard, woodlands, valley, river, or mountains. The Fairmont Gold floor has a separate reception desk and concierge team, and offers a complimentary Continental breakfast, Internet facilities, and cocktail-hour canapés. The Willow Stream Spa has mineral pools, waterfall-fed whirlpools, and 23 treatment rooms. Tee off on a challenging golf course that’s framed by North America’s most stunning mountains. In summer, hop onto a horse for a three-hour western-style trail ride, and in winter, ski down alpine trails that leave you breathless.

• 768 AC rooms & suites

• Indoor & outdoor pools

• 12 Restaurants, 2 lounges, pub

• Willow Stream Spa, fitness center

• Fairmont Gold private concierge floor

• Golf, 5 tennis courts, horseback riding

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 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014.” From its glorious setting, take in lovely views of the lake, the Victoria Glacier, and the 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

• Escape Spa, fitness center

• 6 Restaurants, lounge, 24-hr deli

• Kids’ facilities, baby-sitting

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Hiking, skiing, canoeing

• Indoor heated pool, hot tub, steam room

99


CANADA

THE FAIRMONT CHÂTEAU WHISTLER Whistler, British Columbia / 5 Stars Cited on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014,” 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

• Vida Spa, fitness center, sauna, hot

• 5 Restaurants, lounge

tubs, steam room

• Outdoor heated lap pool with

• Robert Trent Jones, Jr. golf course,

underwater music, 3 whirlpools

Leadbetter Golf Academy

• Indoor-outdoor heated leisure pool

• Tennis courts

FOUR SEASONS RESORT & RESIDENCES WHISTLER

LE WESTIN RESORT & SPA, TREMBLANT, QUÉBEC

Whistler, British Columbia / 5 Stars

Tremblant, Québec / 5 Stars

Lavish accommodations and attentive personal service are yours at this

This contemporary AAA 4-Diamond chateau-style resort has a boutique

deluxe alpine-style property on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and

hotel ambiance. Guest quarters feature the super-comfortable Heavenly

Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014,” where world-class skiing, golf,

Beds® and luxurious Heavenly Baths®, and have panoramic windows

and year-round outdoor adventure await you in the breathtaking

with breathtaking views of the mountain or Lac Tremblant. Unwind

Whistler/Blackcomb region, site of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Cozy

with a delicious massage at the spa, swim in the sea-saltwater pool, and

wood interiors, fireplaces, and balconies lend a mountain-home feel to

exercise in the WestinWORKOUT® Gym. Beautiful Tremblant hosts a

the rooms, which have courtyard or mountain views.

wide variety of activities year-round.

100

• 273 AC rooms & suites

• Free wireless Internet

• 126 AC rooms & suites

• Spa, WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio,

• 2 Restaurants, bar, 24-hr room service

• Golf nearby

• Restaurant, lounge

sauna

• Outdoor pool, 3 whirlpools

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Ski-in/ski-out

• Spa, fitness center

• Outdoor heated saltwater pool,

• Golf & tennis nearby

• Ski concierge

whirlpool


CANADA

THE RITZ-CARLTON, TORONTO

THE FAIRMONT JASPER PARK LODGE

Toronto, Ontario / 5 Stars

Jasper, Alberta / 4½ Stars

Toronto’s only AAA 5-Diamond hotel, also applauded onTravel+Leisure’s

Enjoy a grand Canadian lodge experience at this century-old luxury

2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014,” stands in

resort that opens onto Lac Beauvert in Jasper National Park, named one

the heart of downtown, close to the city’s entertainment and financial

of Travel+Leisure’s “Best Winter Lodges.” Step into cedar chalets and log

districts and other major attractions. Spacious rooms feature modern

cabins with stone fireplaces. The Stanley Thompson-designed course

furnishings, heated floors, and floor-to-ceiling windows with striking

elevates this property onto Condé Nast Traveler’s “Top 100 Golf Resorts

views of the CN Tower, city skyline, or Lake Ontario. Unwind with

in the World.” The Moose’s Nook Northern Grill is known for its

detoxifying treatments at Spa My Blend by Clarins.

Canadian cuisine and extensive wine list.

• 263 AC rooms & suites

• Spa My Blend by Clarins

• 446 Rooms, suites & cabins

• Tennis, boat & bike rentals

• Restaurant, bar

• Ritz Kids

• 6 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Just for Kids Day Camp

• Ritz-Carlton Club Level

• Outdoor pool

• Indoor pool, fitness center

• Spa • Championship golf course

SONORA RESORT CANADA

FAIRMONT LE CHÂTEAU FRONTENAC

Sonora Island, British Columbia / 5 Stars

Québec City, Québec / 4½ Stars

Guests take a seaplane or helicopter ride to this unique eco-adventure

Hailed on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” this iconic century-old

resort in the Discovery Islands, named Condé Nast Johansens’ “Best

property has a commanding presence within the walls of Old Québec,

Waterside Resort 2014.” Retreat to rooms set in timber lodges, all with

overlooking the beautiful city and St. Lawrence River. Luxurious guest

fireplaces and ocean views. Go fly fishing and kayaking, join a wildlife

rooms are appointed with regal décor and elegant château-style furnishings,

photography tour, rejuvenate at the spa, and dip into a rooftop hot tub

and have stunning views. Experience attentive and professional service,

under the stars. The chef prepares a daily tasting menu featuring local

exquisite cuisine in the restaurants, and numerous activities and attractions

ingredients paired with luscious wines.

just steps away.

• 88 AC rooms & suites

• Movie theatre, tennis, putting green,

• 618 AC rooms & suites

• Spa du Château, fitness center

• Restaurant

game room

• 3 Restaurants (farm-to-table),

• Year-round activities

• Outdoor heated pool, hot tubs

• Free use of bikes, archery lessons,

wine & cheese bar

• Island Currents Spa, fitness center,

Wi-Fi

• Indoor pool, Jacuzzi

ponds

101


EUROPE Timeless pieces of history embodies provocative cityscapes, seductive landscapes, and evocative seascapes… Brimming with artsy cafés, gastronomic abundance, glistening coastlines, architectural wonders, and notable fortresses and castles… Europe is truly the pinnacle of inspiration and beyond.

102


EUROPE

ROYAL GARDEN HOTEL London, England / 5 Stars This luxury hotel welcomes you into contemporary accommodations in the heart of fashionable Kensington, opposite famous Kensington Palace and overlooking London’s skyline and the green expanse of Hyde Park. Prime London attractions including Royal Albert Hall, Victoria & Albert Museum, Harrods, and Notting Hill are all just minutes away. Soundproof guest rooms have contemporary style, plush furnishings, state-of-the-art technology including iPod® docking stations, and inspiring views of Kensington Gardens or Kensington High Street. The Financial Times loved the Chinese cuisine at Min Jiang, and, not surprisingly, the “extraordinary views over Kensington Gardens.” Savor a spot of afternoon tea at Park Terrace Restaurant. After a day of sightseeing, unwind at Bertie’s Bar, a traditional Victorian-style venue named for King Edward VII.

• 394 AC rooms & suites

• Kids’ amenities

• 2 Restaurants, 3 bars

• Shops & dining nearby

• 24-Hr room service • Fitness center, personal trainers, spa services • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout

THE LANGHAM, LONDON

ME LONDON

London, England / 5 Stars

London, England / 5 Stars

Enchanting royalty, dignitaries, and celebrities since 1865, Europe’s oldest

Highlighted on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Hot List 2013,” this cutting-edge

purpose-built “grand hotel” continues to impress discerning travelers

luxury hotel stands in the heart of London, close to King’s College

with legendary service. Step into guest rooms with classic décor, marble

London, Covent Garden, and Royal Opera House, as well as fashionable

baths, and city views. Dine in style at Roux at the Landau, featuring

boutiques and trendy nightclubs. Guest rooms and suites are urban

cuisine by Michelin-starred chefs Albert Roux and Michel Roux, Jr., and

refuges, from rooms with private terraces on the top two floors, to single

treat yourself to afternoon tea at the Palm Court – where the timeless

rooms with spacious marble baths. Floor-to-ceiling windows provide

tradition was born.

striking views of the city skyline.

• 380 AC rooms & suites

• Indoor pool

• 157 AC rooms & suites

• 24-Hr room service

• Restaurant, bar, afternoon tea

• Chuan Spa & Health Club

• Restaurant & Cucina Asellina,

• 24-Hr fitness center

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

lounge, bar

103


EUROPE

THE SAVOY, A FAIRMONT MANAGED HOTEL

INTERCONTINENTAL CARLTON CANNES

London, England / 5 Stars

Cannes, France / 5 Stars

Celebrated on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” this legendary 125-year-

An exceptional setting where the traditions of hospitality and service

old hotel treats every guest like a VIP. Honoring the hotel’s two main

have been zealously preserved, this 1912 landmark grand hotel on

aesthetics, Edwardian and Art Deco, the exquisitely appointed guest

Travel+Leisure’s 2012 “T+L 500” overlooks the famous Boulevard de la

rooms and suites seamlessly blend the traditional with the latest in

Croisette and the Mediterranean, cultivating a refined atmosphere. Posh

discreet technology and showcase panoramic views of the Thames.

guest rooms are chic hideaways with oversize baths and stellar views.

Superstar chef Gordon Ramsay’s Savoy Grill boasts a coveted Michelin

The Carlton Restaurant serves Provençal specialties in a refined Belle

star for its Modern European menu.

Époque atmosphere. It’s just steps to your private beach!

• 268 AC rooms & suites

• Fitness center, sauna, massage,

• 343 AC rooms & suites

• Fitness center

• 3 Restaurants, 3 bars

steam room

• 2 Restaurants (one seasonal), 2 bars

• Mini-bar, in-room safe

• Concierge, 24-hr room & butler service

• In-room Internet access,

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

in suites

Wi-Fi in public areas

• Private beach, water sports (seasonal)

• Indoor pool

• The Savoy Suite Welcome

THE WESTIN DUBLIN

SOFITEL PARIS LE FAUBOURG

Dublin, Ireland / 5 Stars

Paris, France / 5 Stars

Experience an enchanted stay like no other at this opulent hotel, set

Set near Place de la Concorde and the iconic Champs-Élysées, this

in a historic former bank building in the heart of Dublin City Centre.

fashionable hotel is just steps from the exclusive Faubourg Saint-Honoré,

Deluxe rooms feature mahogany furnishings, Heavenly Beds®, and

renowned for its luxury boutiques. The cozy atmosphere is bound

elegant marble baths. Savor exquisite flavors at the Exchange Restaurant,

to charm any guest through its bedrooms, appointed with a genuine

and raise your glass at the Mint Bar’s offbeat setting in the bank vaults,

French touch, and newly decorated lobby. Beautifully redesigned in

one of the city’s hottest venues. You’re just steps from Trinity College,

modern classical style, Les Collections restaurant evokes the atmosphere

Grafton Street, and Temple Bar.

of Faubourg Saint-Honoré, and Bar30 is warmed by a fireplace.

• 163 AC rooms & suites

• 24-Hr Westin WORKOUT® Gym,

• 147 AC rooms & suites

• Fitness center, steam baths

• Restaurant, bar, lounge, afternoon tea

in-room spa services

• Restaurant, bar

• High-speed Internet access

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Kids’ amenities & activities

• Concierge, 24-hr room service • Wellness center, hammam, massage services

104


EUROPE

THE WESTIN PARIS-VENDÔME

MYSTIQUE, A LUXURY COLLECTION HOTEL

Paris, France / 5 Stars

Santorini, Greece / 5 Stars

Overlooking the Tuileries Gardens, Louvre Museum, and the Eiffel

This scintillating boutique resort is built into Oia’s famous cliffs, with

Tower, this landmark hotel is a welcoming retreat in the midst of the

dazzling views of clear blue Aegean waters towards the volcano and the

invigorating French capital. Guest rooms capture European splendor,

Aegean Caldera. Experience the ultimate serenity in stunning suites

with Westin’s signature Heavenly Beds®, marble-floored baths, and

and villas, lovingly handcrafted from wood and stone, that open onto

breathtaking views. Savor the flavors of the City of Lights at le First,

sea-facing terraces with relaxing sun beds and a pool sitting right on the

restaurant boudoir Paris, designed by Jacques Garcia. Renew in the spa,

cliff ’s edge. Luxuriate at the spa, where blissful treatment rooms face the

the first Six Senses in Paris.

Caldera.

• 428 AC rooms & suites

• Six Senses Spa, fitness center

• 35 AC suites & villas

• Outdoor infinity pool, private beach

• Restaurant, bar

• In-room Internet access, robes,

• Restaurant, poolside bar, wine cellar

• Spa

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

mini-bar & safe

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

BLUE PALACE, A LUXURY COLLECTION RESORT & SPA

ROCCO FORTE HOTEL SAVOY

Crete, Greece / 5 Stars

Florence, Italy / 5 Stars

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

A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, this contemporary hotel

Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” commands breathtaking views. Elegantly

on the Piazza della Repubblica welcomes guests into Olga Polizzi-designed

appointed accommodations combine contemporary décor and flawless

rooms with parquet floors, marble baths, and outstanding city views.

finishing touches. The culinary experience sets the resort apart, ranging

Michelin-starred chef Fulvio Pierangelini brings cutting-edge Tuscan

from Asian Fusion, to traditional Greek and Italian flavors, to Flame,

cuisine to the intimate L’Incontro, which overlooks the Piazza Repubblica.

the new steakhouse. The award-winning spa guarantees to soothe your

The Duomo, the Uffizi Gallery, and the Ponte Vecchio are all within easy

senses and nourish your soul.

walking distance.

• 251 AC bungalows, suites & villas

• Spa, fitness center

• 102 AC rooms & suites

• Fitness center

(some with private infinity pools)

• Water sports, tennis

• Restaurant, bar, outdoor terrace

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• 5 À la carte restaurants, 3 bars,

• Kids’ facilities

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Mini-bar, in-room safe

room service

• Helipad, private chapel

• 3 Outdoor pools, indoor pool, private beach

105


EUROPE

CARLTON HOTEL BAGLIONI

GRAN MELIÁ ROME

Milan, Italy / 5 Stars

Rome, Italy / 5 Stars

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

A true urban resort, this luxury hotel is located right in the historical,

situated in the heart of Milan, overlooking Via della Spiga, the celebrated

cultural, and entertainment center of the Eternal City, near Rome’s main

shopping street, and just steps from Via Montenapoleone, the cathedral,

tourist destinations such as the Castel Sant’Angelo, the Pantheon, and

and La Scala. Old-fashioned elegance suffuses the guest rooms, which

the famous Trastevere district. Elegant and tasteful rooms and suites

have exquisite antiques and marble baths. A spa massage and some time

have oversize windows with spectacular views of the gardens or the city.

in the Turkish bath add up to a great afternoon of relaxation.

Treat yourself to the meal of a lifetime by Michelin-starred chef Alfonso Iaccarino at Viva Voce.

• 87 AC rooms

• Amaranto Boutique

• 116 AC rooms & suites

• YHI Wellness, YHI Move fitness center,

• Restaurant, lounge

• Multilingual staff

• Restaurant, 2 bars, rooftop garden,

sauna, steam bath

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

afternoon tea

• Spiga 8 Spa, fitness center

• Outdoor pool, Jacuzzi

BOSCOLO EXEDRA ROMA, MARRIOTT AUTOGRAPH COLLECTION

REGINA HOTEL BAGLIONI

Rome, Italy / 5 Stars

Rome, Italy / 5 Stars

Grand inside and out, this exceptional hotel occupies a white marble

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

19th-century palazzo in the heart of Rome, between the Baths of

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

Diocletian and Michelangelo’s Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli.

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

Elegant neoclassical-style guest rooms and suites feature marble and

Spacious rooms have high ceilings, antique furniture, Italian marble

mahogany baths and overlook the nearby neighborhood and sites such

baths, and city views. The Villa Borghese Gardens, Piazza di Spagna, and

as the Piazza della Repubblica. After a massage at the spa, take a dip in

Via Condotti shopping are within walking distance. Brunello Ristorante

the rooftop pool.

boasts a 500-label wine cellar.

• 240 AC rooms & suites

• Wellness Spa

• 118 AC rooms

• Shopping (Via Condotti, Spanish Steps)

• 2 Restaurants, bar, Champagnerie,

• Internet access

• Restaurant, lounge

• Multilingual staff

pool bar • Concierge, 24-hr room service • Outdoor rooftop pool (seasonal)

106

• Spa, fitness center


EUROPE

ROCCO FORTE HOTEL DE RUSSIE

THE ST. REGIS, ROME

Rome, Italy / 5 Stars

Rome, Italy / 5 Stars

Contemporary Italian style courses through this luxury 19th-century

Applauded on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” this regal 1894 Belle

landmark hotel on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” set between Piazza

Époque hotel stands near the ancient Roman thermal bath and Via

del Popolo and Piazza di Spagna in Rome’s historical center, close to

Veneto. Opulent interiors showcase Murano glass chandeliers,

Vatican City. Guest rooms reveal an eclectic blend of modern and

hand-painted frescoes, carved marble, and Louis XV furniture. A private

traditional elements, and have marble baths, ceiling-high French doors,

tasting in the Di Vino wine cellar, surrounded by 600 choice labels, is a

and city views. Michelin-starred chef Fulvio Pierangelini serves a

singular treat. The spa’s signature massage combines Thai, Shiatsu, and

masterful Italian menu at Le Jardin de Russie.

Lomi Lomi for a truly energy-boosting experience.

• 122 AC rooms & suites

• Secret Inner Gardens with butterfly

• 161 AC rooms & suites (butler service)

• KamiSpa, fitness center, sauna

• Restaurant, bar

oasis

• Restaurant, bar, wine cellar

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

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

nightly turndown

• Concierge, 24-hr room service • Spa, fitness center, whirlpool, hydro-pool

ROME CAVALIERI, WALDORF ASTORIA HOTELS & RESORTS

THE WESTIN EXCELSIOR, ROME

Rome, Italy / 5 Stars

Rome, Italy / 5 Stars

Perched on 15 acres of private Mediterranean parkland on a hill

A perpetual favorite with sophisticated travelers, this refined Via Veneto

overlooking the Eternal City and the Vatican, this family-friendly hotel

hotel on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List 2014” is prized for its unparalleled

is a calm retreat in the heart of the capital. Guest rooms have private

service and luxurious accommodations. Guest rooms are elegantly

balconies with stellar city views. The rooftop La Pergola is the only

furnished, often with antiques and silk curtains, and have marble baths.

restaurant in Rome to be awarded three Michelin stars. The posh spa

The h club>Doney comes alive at cocktail hour when the room is filled

delivers a range of treatments, from Shiatsu, to Ayurvedic, to La Prairie’s

with music and Rome’s elite. The wellness area showcases a Roman-

Swiss Treatments.

influenced pool and Turkish bath.

• 370 AC rooms & suites

• Private 15-acre park, jogging trail,

• 316 AC rooms & suites

• Spa services, WestinWORKOUT®

• 2 Restaurants, 4 bars

2 tennis courts

• Restaurant, bar, nightclub

Fitness Studio, sauna

• 3 Outdoor pools, indoor pool

• Private art collection

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• In-room mini-bar/safe

• Grand Spa Club, fitness center,

• Indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi

Jacuzzi, saunas

107


EUROPE

BOSCOLO VENEZIA, MARRIOTT AUTOGRAPH COLLECTION

HOTEL METROPOLE VENICE

Venice, Italy / 5 Stars

Venice, Italy / 5 Stars

A luxurious Old World atmosphere suffuses this 18th-century ambassador’s

Facing the lagoon, this historic palazzo – Vivaldi lived here in the early

residence, now one of Venice’s most luxurious hotels, set in a secluded

1700s – is one of Venice’s most coveted addresses for discerning guests.

corner of the city’s Cannaregio quarter, close to the Madonna dell’Orto

Filled with art and antiques, the guest rooms are individually decorated

church. Retreat to guest rooms – some with canal or garden views – that

and have courtyard, canal, or street views. The Michelin-starred Met

are opulent with rich fabrics, Murano glass chandeliers, Oriental rugs,

Restaurant serves traditional and contemporary cuisine in a warm and

marble-topped desks, antique furnishings, and marble baths.

elegant ambiance. You’re close to St. Mark’s Square and other attractions.

• 69 AC rooms & suites

• Private dock for taxis

• 67 AC rooms & suites

• Live entertainment

• Restaurant, bar

• Free shuttle boat to St. Mark’s Square

• Restaurant, bar

• Private dock for water taxis

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Mini-bar, safe

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Spa, botanical garden

HOTEL DANIELI

THE WESTIN EUROPA & REGINA, VENICE

Venice, Italy / 5 Stars

Venice, Italy/ 5 Stars

Experience a legendary hotel renowned for its privileged location and

Enjoy the best of Venice while experiencing an extraordinary stay at

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

this laid-back gem near St. Mark’s Square, ideal for all types of travelers

and sophistication in elegantly appointed and recently renovated

including families with children. Recently refurbished accommodations

accommodations in three historical palazzos with a unique gothic Venetian

showcase elegant furnishings with a touch of freshness, spectacular

style. Enjoy the sunset while dining on traditional Mediterranean fare

views, and amenities including Heavenly Beds® and Heavenly Baths® for

at the rooftop Terrazza Danieli restaurant, overlooking the enchanting

the ultimate stay. Guests work out on modern machines at the fully-

lagoon.

equipped fitness center.

• 215 AC rooms & suites

• In-room spa treatments

• 185 AC rooms & suites

• Mini-bar, in-room safe, robes

• Rooftop restaurant, piano bar

• Robes & slippers

• Restaurant, bar

& slippers, turndown service

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• 24-Hr concierge & room service • WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio • Westin Kids Club®

108


EUROPE

HOTEL PULITZER, A LUXURY COLLECTION HOTEL

HOTEL ARTS BARCELONA

Amsterdam, The Netherlands / 5 Stars

Barcelona, Spain / 5 Stars

Overlooking picturesque canals, this iconic hotel is ideally located in the

Cited on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s

old city center of Amsterdam and comprises 25 restored canal houses

“Gold List 2014,” this ultra-modern seafront building, among the tallest

with beautiful gardens. Elegantly appointed guest rooms have high ceilings,

in Spain, rises 44 stories above Barcelona’s Port Olimpic. Polished guest

contemporary furnishings, marble baths, and canal or courtyard views.

rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows with city or sea vistas, plus marble

The modern grill Keizersgracht 238 specializes in pure and fresh local

baths. Unwind with reflexology therapy and panoramic views at the

products. The Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum, and Royal Palace

42nd-floor spa. The contemporary Mediterranean cuisine at Enoteca has

are within easy walking distance.

earned two Michelin stars.

• 230 AC rooms & suites

• In-room mini-bar, safe, robes

• 483 AC rooms & suites

• 43 The Spa, salon, fitness center,

• 2 Restaurants, 2 lounges, 3 gardens

& slippers, turndown

• 5 Restaurants, Champagne bar

outdoor pool, hot tub

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Wi-Fi throughout

• 24-Hr concierge

• Boutique shops, art collection

• Fitness center • Private boat launch

SOFITEL LEGEND THE GRAND AMSTERDAM

W BARCELONA

Amsterdam, The Netherlands / 5 Stars

Barcelona, Spain / 5 Stars

A favorite of the elite, this venerable 16th-century hotel offers ultimate

This avant-garde icon by renowned architect Ricardo Bofill rises above

luxury in a historical ambiance, set between two quiet canals in the

the spectacular beachfront and delivers unparalleled views over the

heart of Amsterdam. Spacious guest rooms combine period elegance

Mediterranean and Barcelona shoreline. Hide away in exquisite guest

with contemporary design, and have delightful views of the canals,

rooms featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and fabulous entertainment

inner garden, or courtyard. The Michelin-starred Bridges specializes in

systems, while Whatever/Whenever® service makes your dreams come

sublime seafood served in a unique atmosphere, and Bridges Raw Bar is

true. Michelin-starred chef Carlos Abellán brings his creative version of

the Netherlands’ first of its kind.

traditional Catalan cuisine to BRAVO24.

• 177 AC rooms & suites

• So SPA, So FIT gym, sauna, Jacuzzi,

• 473 AC rooms & suites

• The Signature W Living Room

• Restaurant, 2 bars, 3 lounges

hammam

• Bravo Restaurant, rooftop bar,

Experience

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Flower shop, private garden terrace

beach club restaurant & lounge

• Indoor heated pool

• Mini-bar, safe, robes, turndown

• Bliss® Spa • WET® Pool, direct beach access

109


EUROPE

GRAN MELIÁ FENIX

MELIÁ MADRID PRINCESA

Madrid, Spain / 5 Stars

Madrid, Spain / 5 Stars

A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, this posh boutique hotel

Attentive personal service is the watchword at this newly renovated, modern

on the Plaza de Colón in the heart of Madrid is just steps away from the

high-rise hotel, conveniently located in the city center, just a few blocks

Prado, Reina Sofia, and Thyssen museums as well as other major Madrid

from Plaza de España and the Royal Palace. Traditional accommodations

attractions. Classic 19th-century style, vintage art prints, and modern

have contemporary style, the latest tech and entertainment amenities,

conveniences adorn the spacious guest rooms. A contemporary cuisine is

and city views. A wellness center provides massages and a sauna. You’re

combined with cocktail creations at Restaurant Epoque and DRY Bar.

just minutes from the Prado, Reina Sofia, and Thyssen museums.

• 203 AC rooms & suites

• Mini-bar, robe & slippers, Clarins

• 274 AC rooms & suites

• Wellness Centre, fitness center,

• Restaurant, bar, tea house

amenities

• 2 Restaurants, bar

indoor pool

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• The Level Floor

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Thai Room Wellness, fitness center

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

HOTEL RITZ BY BELMOND

THE WESTIN PALACE MADRID

Madrid, Spain / 5 Stars

Madrid, Spain / 5 Stars

Royal treatment is standard at this Belle Époque-style hotel on

Applauded on Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500,” this architectural gem

Travel+Leisure’s 2014 “T+L 500” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List

was built in 1912 at the request of King Alfonso XIII, and is conveniently

2014” – after all, it was built by a king to rival the best in the world.

situated in the center of the “Art Triangle,” only steps away from some

Period style courses through the guest rooms, which dazzle with soaring

of the world’s greatest museums. Elegant rooms are decorated in Belle

ceilings, antique furnishings, and hand-woven carpets. Make time for

Époque style and feature signature Heavenly Beds® and spacious marble

the lavish Sunday brunch, served to the gentle strains of harp music at

baths. The 1912 Museo Bar, immortalized by Hemingway, is still one of

the acclaimed Goya Restaurant.

Madrid’s hottest nightspots.

• 167 AC rooms & suites

• In-room mini-bar, safe, flat-screen TVs

• 467 AC rooms & suites

• 15 Multifunctional rooms for meetings

• 2 Restaurants, bar, lounge

• Robes, pillow menus

• Restaurant

& events

• Concierge, 24-hr room service

• WestinWORKOUT® gym, sauna

• Wellness center & spa, fitness center,

• Beauty/barber shop

sauna

110


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 GOGO Worldwide 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. We strongly recommend trip cancellation insurance. 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. GOGO does not charge customers for revisions or changes, however, charges may be imposed by airline or hotel.

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.

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.

GOCovered Travel Protection Plan. To cover yourself against cancellation charges or unexpected expenses you may incur after the departure of your trip, it is always recommended that you purchase travel insurance. The GOCovered Travel Protection Plan provides coverage for: • Trip Cancellation/Interruption up to a maximum total trip cost of $15,000 per insured due to an unforeseen sickness, injury, death, jury duty service, primary residence made uninhabitable due to natural disaster and other covered reasons. • Trip Delay up to $500 ($250 per day) of additional expenses if your trip is delayed for 6 or more hours due to a common carrier delay, inclement weather or a strike. • Medical Expense providing payments of up to $25,000 ($500 Dental) for emergency treatment of an illness or injury. •

Baggage, Personal Effects, Travel Documents, Sportsman Equipment & Golf Equipment loss or Delay up to $1,000 for lost or stolen baggage and personal effects during your trip and up to $300 ($150 per day) if your baggage is delayed for at least 12 hours.

• Emergency Evacuation & Repatriation of Remains will pay up to $50,000 to evacuate you to the nearest adequate medical facility or transportation of remains upon death. • Accidental Death & Dismemberment up to $10,000 covers death and loss of limb or eyesight within 180 days of an accident. In addition, this plan includes Travel Medical Assistance, Worldwide Travel Assistance and LiveTravel® Emergency Assistance. Travel Assistance services provided by Travel Guard. For full coverage details, please go to http://www.gogoworldwidevacations.com/. If you are a resident of one of the following states (FL, GA, IN, NH, NY, OR, PA, UT or WA), your Description of Coverage can be viewed at: www.travelguard.com/fullfillment. You can also request a copy of your Description of Coverage for all states by calling 1.866.401.7762, Travel Guard Representatives are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This is only a brief description of the coverage(s) available. The Policy will contain reductions, limitations, exclusions and termination provisions. Insurance underwritten by National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Pa., with its principal place of business in New York, NY. Coverage may not be available in all states. Travel assistance services provided by Travel Guard Group, Inc. (“Travel Guard”) Effective: September 2014 - September 2015 GOGO Worldwide Vacations™, a division of ©GOGO Tours, Inc.®, 2014 does not assume any responsibility for errors or omissions in this brochure. BRC 089

Reorder No. BR 389G

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

111


Since 1951, GOGO Vacations has led the way in providing quality vacations at the most affordable prices. Today we are the number one wholesaler in the United States. And for more than a million satisfied travelers a year, the name GOGO Vacations continues to assure financial stability, unequaled value and the widest selection of exciting vacations on six continents. Our nationwide sales agents are committed to helping your travel professional tailor-make the vacation experience of your dreams. As the first company to introduce independent customized package trips, we will help your travel professional plan your entire vacation 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. So, wherever you want to go – whether you want to relax by the turquoise waters of the Caribbean, ski the Rockies, explore the exciting cities of Europe, try your luck in Las Vegas or experience any of our other vacations – have your travel professional book you with GOGO Vacations and watch your vacation dreams come true!

Ask your Travel Agent about our other GOGO Vacations Brochures

going one better


Luxury