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LANDINGS Escape to luxury

By the Seaside

C O N T E N T S October 2020

22| ME Sitges Terramar 04| The St. Regis Mauritius Resort 06| Royal Palm Beachcomber 23| W Barcelona 24| BarcelĂł Teguise

07| Royal Residence at

08| Grand Park Kodhipparu,

25| AR Diamante Beach Spa

09| Sun Island Resort & Spa

26| EPIC SANA Algarve

10| North Island, a Luxury

27| Kouros Palace Hotel

28| Grand Blue Beach Hotel

Jumeirah Vittaveli


Collection Resort

Beach - Adults Only

Hotel & Convention Centre

12| Tikitam Palms Boutique Hotel 13| The Plettenberg Hotel

29| Akrogiali Beach Hotel Apartments

30| Lesante Classic Luxury 14| The Ritz-Carlton, Herzliya Hotel & Spa

15| Banana Island Resort

Doha by Anantara

31| Parklane, a Luxury

16| Crowne Plaza Resort Salalah

Collection Resort & Spa

33| ANA InterContinental

Ishigaki Resort

17| Mysk Kingfisher Retreat 19| The Chedi Lustica Bay

34| Fullon Hotel Fulong

35| InterContinental

36| Villa Kalyana

20| Valamar Collection Dubrovnik

President Hotel 5*

21| Mazzarò Sea Palace

Koh Samui Resort


37| Ammatara Pura Pool Villa

53| Radisson Blu Resort Cam Ranh

38| Melati Beach Resort & Spa

54| Conrad Bali

39| Miskawaan Luxury

55| The Samaya, Seminyak Bali

Beachfront Villas

40| The Privilege Hotel

Ezra Beach Club

41| The Racha

56| Soori Bali 57| The Apurva Kempinski Bali 58| Villa Caemilla Beach

Boutique Hotel

42| Phuket Marriott Resort and

Spa, Nai Yang Beach

59| The Blue Water Hotel

and Spa

43| The Surin Phuket 44| Layana Resort and Spa 46| Novotel Phu Quoc Resort 47| Mövenpick Resort

60| Serene Pavilions Pvt Ltd 61| Club Waskaduwa

Beach Resort & Spa

63| Loloata Island Resort

Waverly Phu Quoc

48| Sunset Beach Resort & Spa

49| The Cliff Resort & Residences 50| Sheraton Grand Danang

64| InterContinental Fiji

Golf Resort & Spa

66| JW Marriott Cancun Resort

& Spa


67| Tiamo Resort

51| InterContinental Nha Trang

68| Atlantis, Paradise Island

52| Banyan Tree Lăng Cô, Central

69| Fairmont Rio de Janeiro



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The St. Regis Mauritius Resort Le Morne - MAURITIUS The St. Regis Mauritius Resort, situated in Mauritius’s coveted location, reclining on a white sandy shore and a turquoise lagoon of the south-west peninsula of the island against the majestic backdrop of Le Morne Mountain, a UNESCO World Heritage site and with the world’s best diving and kite-surfing spots moments away. Featuring 172 guest rooms and suites dotted along the beach, offering the feeling of privacy and relaxation, St. Regis Butlers are ready to anticipate every need in your residence. Guests can journey a myriad of gastronomic influences ranging from French-traditional Mauritian cuisine, to the exotic dishes of Southeast Asia and fine Japanese selections. Uncompromising your moments of relaxation, the Iridium Spa provides guests with the rarest of luxuries: TIME, luring guests into tailored, transformative experiences.

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Royal Palm Beachcomber

Grad Baie - MAURITIUS The Royal Palm is undeniably the finest hotel in the Indian Ocean - this hotel is an exclusive private residence that’s truly a world apart. Its loyal and discerning clientele return year after year to immerse themselves in the understated lavishness of this tropical haven. The hotel has hosted royals, political leaders, movie stars and sports stars who have enjoyed the privacy of its quiet beach, restaurants serving only the finest food and wines, and above all, the privilege of anonymity. Royal Palm promises to deliver to its guests more than just a holiday but rather a collection of meaningful experiences which stir the senses. All staff members are dedicated to creating an oasis of comfort and pleasure and the staff intuitively know that what makes Royal Palm different is the refinement and elegance with which this boutique hotel is opened as your home-away-from-home.

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Royal Residence at Jumeirah Vittaveli South Malé Atoll - MALDIVES One of the Maldives’ finest resorts, Jumeirah Vittaveli, has a five-bedroom retreat that spans 3,500 square metres, including its own private beach, two pools, and a dedicated restaurant. The Royal Residence adds another dimension of luxury to Jumeirah Vittaveli. This completely self-sufficient hideaway includes its own open air Teppanyaki restaurant, private beach, two pools, spa and gym, separate living and dining pavilion as well as separate service quarters. The dining room sweeps into the adjacent living room with oversized flat screen TV. A wine cellar and professional kitchen by nolte™ is overseen by your personal chef who resides in the separate service quarters, which has the capacity for up to four additional personnel. The main 530-square metre ‘Sanctuary’ includes the Master Bedroom, as well as a separate indoor living area, private spa treatment room and private gym. The Guest Villas (240 sqm & 195 sqm) boast king-size bed and twin beds respectively and flank the pool with their own private deck. The two-storey ‘Guest House’ includes one king-sized and one twin bedded room, as well as separate living room and a 49 square metre private pool.

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Grand Park Kodhipparu, Maldives North MalĂŠ Atoll - MALDIVES

Grand Park Kodhipparu, a luxurious one-island-one resort, just 20-minutes speedboat ride from the airport, features 120 designer villas with beach-front and pool as well as breathtaking over-water villas. Grand Park Kodhipparu is unrivalled with a range of leisure facilities including an overwater spa, PADI dive facility, a recreation beach club, gym, an infinity pool and three bars and restaurants. The resort also tailors experiences for a truly memorable stay in the Maldives.

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Sun Island Resort & Spa South Ari Atoll - MALDIVES Sun Island Resort & Spa is located on Nalaguraidhoo Island in the South Ari Atoll. The resort is blessed to have one of the best white sandy beaches of all islands in the Maldives, surrounded by turquoise lagoons. As a modern and inspired Eco Resort, they are proud of their nature friendly initiatives and conservation programs ranging from plastic waste reduction using glass bottles and eco-friendly straws to energy conservation, coral rehabilitation, migratory bird sanctuary in untouched natural environment and gardens for growing their own vegetables, fruits and herbs. An exotic world of breathtaking possibility with adventure and relaxation are equally within reach.

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North Island, a Luxury Collection Resort North Island - SEYCHELLES Set foot on your own private island in the Seychelles. Infinite, exclusive space where the embrace of lush tropical palms and giant granite peaks dwarf your presence with their drama. With just 11 villas on this property, your footprints will be the only evidence on the Island’s vast, untouched beaches. North Island epitomises the freedom that complete privacy allows, extraordinary experiences, perfectly personalised to your preferences, and service that is generously big-hearted. The Island’s abundance naturally extends to the luxury of choice that a peerless all-inclusive offering provides. Experience a true barefoot-luxury escape on North Island.

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Tikitam Palms Boutique Hotel Zanzibar - TANZANIA Tikitam Palms Boutique Hotel is located on a pristine and private beach of the Island of Zanzibar and is designed for relaxation in luxury and privacy. The 4 villas and 4 rooms are designed in genuine local style with antiques and handcrafted, individual character boasting colonial furniture and African modern art. Attention to every detail, the pristine location and tropical garden provide conditions to enjoy privacy and the beauty of nature. Selected rooms and villas give beach and ocean views. There is full unlimited access and use of internet, all sports equipment, open air work-out room and it is just a short walk to the spectacular Zanzibar reef. Or just enjoy the spacious pool right on the beach. Explore the great spots of Zanzibar through local prime tour operators, diving and snorkelling adventures and golf days can also be organised. The Spice farm is only few miles away and the UNCESCO heritage Stone Town is about 30 kilometres away.

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The Plettenberg Hotel Plettenberg Bay - SOUTH AFRICA

Where the horizon meets the sea. The Plettenberg, part of The Liz McGrath Collection is situated on a rocky headland in one of South Africa’s most spectacular beach towns - tucked neatly into the Garden Route, Plettenberg Bay boasts a year-round temperate climate and pristine beaches, making it the ultimate South African seaside escape. The five-star hotel, with its 37 beautifully appointed rooms and villas, showcases the most breathtaking vistas in Southern Africa, with views of the ocean, mountains and endless stretches of golden sand. Guests may enjoy worldclass cuisine courtesy of SeaFood at The Plettenberg, where fresh seafood is the order of the day.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Herzliya Herzliya - ISRAEL Rising above the azure waters of the Mediterranean Sea, The Ritz-Carlton, Herzliya brings a cool contemporary elegance to a treasured ancient land, a unique oasis among luxury hotels in Herzliya, Israel. With rooms and suites that reveal stunning marina views; a rooftop pool and bar; a sumptuous spa; and a fine dining kosher restaurant, discover a hotel that expertly blends the modern and the traditional for an exhilarating Israeli experience. Unwind in one of their exquisitely appointed and spacious suites. Enjoy magnificent views of the Mediterranean with the comforts of home. While beach resorts in Herzliya, Israel beckon sun lovers and seafarers alike to enjoy the pristine beach and popular marina, The Ritz-Carlton, Herzliya invites guests to fully immerse themselves in everything that makes this coastal stretch of Israel so magnificently compelling. Let one of the most luxurious beach resorts in Israel give you every reason to venture beyond the resort’s enchanting surroundings, and return with memories that will last a lifetime.

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Banana Island Middle East Resort Doha by Anantara Doha - QATAR

Located on an exclusive 13-hectare island just 30 minutes via luxury boat ride from central Doha, Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara offers an indulgent getaway in the Arabian Gulf. This unique sanctuary is comprised of 141 opulent rooms, suites and villas which combine soothing sea views with modern amenities for a blissful stay. Discerning guests may explore the fascinating heritage of the area and experience true relaxation in breathtaking surroundings. Discover exotic traditions in a tranquil oasis in Anantara Spa. It offers treatments that coax the body, mind and spirit into a beautiful balance. Surrender to the intuitive care of expert hands with tailored sequences that restore and rejuvenate, as the skin is lavished, and the senses awakened in a diverse treatment menu that perfectly captures Doha’s rich culture.

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Crowne Plaza Resort Salalah Salalah - OMAN Crowne Plaza Resort Salalah is set among 42 acres of lush, landscaped gardens seen when entering, from the gleaming lobby. The resort features 3 interconnecting pools, tennis and squash courts and a 9-hole par-3 garden golf course. The resort is a getaway with easy access to the city center of Salalah and the International Airport, just 25 minutes’ drive away from each. Crowne Plaza Resort Salalah offers comfort, Arabian hospitality and a range of modern amenities in a rich and long-standing tradition of hospitality in Salalah. The resort enjoys the lush garden that leads to the gentle turquoise waters of the Arabian Sea lapping against the white silk sandy beach.

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Mysk Kingfisher Retreat Sharjah - UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Located in Sharjah’s Kalba, an exclave of the city, Kingfisher Retreat is situated on the Gulf of Oman’s coast near the Omani border. The first eco-loge in the region, Kingfisher Retreat is a boutique hotel featuring 20 luxuriously appointed tents, each having its very own private pool encircled by unrivalled tranquil surroundings. Its views overlook the Indian Ocean, whilst the neighbouring mangroves are home to a turtle breeding area and many rare species of birds. Embracing its Arabian heritage and culture, you can expect world-class hospitality. Each room has been designed with your every need in mind. Chic and comfortable they feature all modern amenities, with a calming colour palette designed to allow full relaxation. Different to any other hotel in the UAE, you feel like you are on safari ready for your next big adventure. Each room also features awe-inspiring views, whilst also retaining privacy. Heading down to the main tent, this bespoke dining venue is the heart of Kingfisher Retreat and is a space to indulge in sumptuous food, or simply relax by one of the fire pits.

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The Chedi Lustica Bay Radovići - MONTENEGRO At the meeting point between azure seas and rolling mountains you’ll find The Chedi Luštica Bay Hotel: the best fivestar, luxury hotel in Montenegro. Set on the waterfront of Montenegro’s Trašte Bay along the Luštica peninsula, within the coastal town of Luštica Bay, The Chedi Luštica Bay welcomes you to unwind amidst authentic, breathable luxury. This contemporary resort hotel offers elegant, light-filled rooms which echo the movement of the Adriatic Sea and the colours of the Mediterranean beyond. It encompasses 111 rooms and suites, two restaurants, two bars, a high-tech conference and business centre, a wellness spa with indoor pool, a private beach and a heated outdoor infinity pool. From culinary artistry through to thoughtful technology, the facilities are everything you would expect from Montenegro’s most exclusive hotel, brought to life with genuine Montenegrin hospitality and one-step-ahead service.

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Valamar Collection Dubrovnik President Hotel 5* Dubrovnik - CROATIA

The best choice for a luxury holiday in Dubrovnik! This exquisite 5-star hotel provides you with the ultimate Dubrovnik experience. The unique beachfront location on the tip of the green Babin Kuk peninsula, only few minutes from the enchanting Old Town of Dubrovnik, provides its guests not only with spectacular views, but also with an unparalleled feeling of unity with nature and the crystal blue sea from every corner of the hotel.

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Mazzarò Sea Palace Taormina - ITALY The Mazzarò Sea Palace is settled in one of the most beautiful locations of Taormina. Like a sweeping semicircle between the hotel and the streets of the city, the beach and Baia di Mazzarò will be wrapped around you. All suites and rooms have private terraces that look out over the clear blue sea of the bay and its beach. Enjoy the breeze of the sea while tasting the à la carte menu of the Restaurant: a perfect mix between the Sicilian flavors and modern cuisine or admire the emerald sea while drinking one of the signature cocktails of the hotel, made with local flavors.

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ME Sitges Terramar Barcelona - SPAIN ME Sitges Terramar reinterprets luxury under the watchful eye of the Mediterranean. Located in the vibrant Paseo MarĂ­timo in Sitges, ideal for a pleasant walk among the palm trees, enjoying a bike ride, simply sitting in the warm sunshine or discovering the magic of the night. Right on the beach, a quiet spot on the sand but near lively bars, restaurants and shops. With fantastic dining options, discover their interpretation of classic Mediterranean cuisine and the sophisticated Beach. There are 213 gorgeous rooms and suites offering minimalist design, state of the art technology, unexpected details and stunning sea views.

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W Barcelona


Barcelona - SPAIN

Designed by world-renowned architect Ricardo Bofill, W Barcelona is the ideal setting for an unforgettable stay. Located by Barcelona beach, the hotel features recently renovated 473 guest rooms, including 67 suites, with stunning views of the city and the Mediterranean Sea. W Barcelona also offers an impressive array of facilities including GETAWAY, a brand new spa area where you can fuel your glow; different restaurants such as SALT Restaurant & Beach Club, where you can enjoy summer sunsets with your feet dipped in sand; or the skybar ECLIPSE that offers a wide variety of cocktails created by expert mixologists with panoramic views of Barcelona.

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Barcelรณ Teguise Beach - Adults Only Las Palmas - SPAIN

The Barcelรณ Teguise Beach - Adults only**** hotel (for 18-year-olds and above) has been completely renovated and is set in an unparalleled location on the seafront of Costa Teguise, one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Lanzarote, just 150 m from Las Cucharas beach. The boutique hotel stands out for having hot tubs in most of the 305 rooms, either inside the room or on the terrace. All the rooms are decorated with modern furniture and are equipped with the most advanced technological features, which come as standard with our B-Rooms. Inspired by the local architecture, they offer guests an avant-garde room by the sea, with all the light and tranquility of Lanzarote. The adults only hotel has also refurbished its bars and restaurants, giving it a new modern, state-of-the-art feel. In addition, many new activities and services for adults have been included, such as a magnificent U-Spa, 2 infinity pools and a fitness studio, as well as other modern facilities.

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AR Diamante Beach Spa Hotel & Convention Centre Calpe - SPAIN Experience divine service with a human touch at Diamante Beach Spa Hotel & Convention Centre, in Calpe, paradise of the Costa Blanca. With a cutting edge and only a few metres off the Mediterranean Sea, you will enjoy an elegant and relaxing environment, with a personal touch and exceptional treats for each guest. Diamante Beach Spa Hotel & Convention Centre owns one of the most complete SPA’s of the Comunidad Valenciana with more than 2000m2, to enjoy an unforgettable experience.

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EPIC SANA Algarve Albufeira - PORTUGAL Cool & Chic is the best concept to describe EPIC SANA Algarve, the brand new 5 star resort located in FalÊsia Beach, Albufeira. The unique location where the green of the pine trees merges with the blue of the Atlantic Ocean coupled with an outstanding service makes from this place a true oasis of peace. A perfect escape to the hustle and bustle of everyday life and endowed with a great diversity of services, the Sayanna Wellness Spa invites you to take care of body and mind. For a memorable experience enjoy EPIC SANA Algarve´s several restaurants where a meal is not, and never will be just a meal, but a praise to the Portuguese gastronomic culture.

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Kouros Palace Hotel


Kos Island - GREECE

Kouros Palace Hotel is situated on the northwestern shores of Kos island, just minutes away from the airport and 3km away from the quaint fishing village of Mastichari. The Hotel consists of 216 spacious and tastefully furnished guestrooms with wonderful views of majestic sunsets over the sparkling blue waters of the Aegean Sea. Guests are encouraged to sample the fine dining which mixes notes of traditional Greek and international cuisine. You can also unwind with a cocktail in one of the signature bars. Activities include refreshing dives at the beach, swimming in the azure waters of the hotel pools, games and shows or take a walk at the winding stone paths in the lush gardens. An experience you will simply never forget.

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Grand Blue Beach Hotel Kos Island - GREECE

Grand Blue Beach Hotel is a 5-star hotel, located at the seaside village of Kardamena. The Grand Blue Beach Hotel offers a total of 222 spacious and elegant guestrooms with wonderful views of sunny Aegean seascapes. The 3 restaurants and 4 bars will let you wine and dine in style. Sports, activities, games and shows will lift your spirits and the exclusive Spa will invigorate you. Refreshing dives at the beach in front of the hotel or leisure time by the 3 pools? Visit and decide yourself!

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Europe Akrogiali Beach Hotel Apartments Crete - GREECE

Akrogiali Beach Hotel & Apartments offers an affordable haven of serenity idyllically situated in the effervescent resort of Malia on the island of Crete in Greece. Embraced by a palm tree oasis and idyllically set next to one of the numerous stunningly beautiful beaches of Crete, this sea view accommodation epitomizes the true meaning of a heavenly holiday experience steeped in luxury and privacy. With 57 sea view apartments and studios in a pleasantly tranquil, coastal setting in close proximity to the capital of Crete, Heraklion, Akrogiali Beach Hotel & Apartments also offers a wide array of exceptional facilities, along with offering quality personalized and miscellaneous services. Akrogiali also offers an astounding swimming pool, numerous water sports activities and car rental services as well as a snack pool bar and beach bar serving delicious snacks and refreshing cocktails.

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Lesante Classic Luxury Hotel & Spa Zakynthos - GREECE Memorable holidays always get off to a perfect start – and in this case, your arrival at Lesante Classic Hotel & Spa, Zante. Designed for the traveller who expects nothing short of excellence with minimalist décor, marble bathrooms, exclusive suites with all the trimmings, and private terraces. The freshness of Summer is felt throughout the luxury property with palm studded swimming pools where guests can enjoy languorous afternoons with cocktails al fresco. The tailored experience with Concierge planning glam to daring adventures or romance offering the island’s best kept secrets. Rejuvenate at the wellness and spa with indoor pool, sauna, hammam, gym, adventure shower and customized treatments. Not just a hotel, but a destination on its own.

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Europe Parklane, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa Limassol - CYPRUS

Ideally positioned along a 24km southern coastal strip of Cyprus and within easy reach of Limassol city, Parklane, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Limassol has been re-imagined to offer a beach side, lifestyle destination. Radiating across 85.5 km2 of thoughtfully crafted landscape, it hails as the only upscale international brand with an elevated and varied offering, for both business and leisure guests, as yet unseen on the island. The diversity of accommodation extends from family-friendly to adult-only, with a choice of rooms and suites, some with private pools. A comprehensive resort, Parklane appeals to a myriad of tastes. Housing five distinct restaurants and two bars, it also has unmatched meetings facilities, including a vast 800m2 ballroom, imaginative Park Kidz club, transformative Kalloni SPA with 14 treatment rooms and a 300-meter long sandy beach.

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ANA InterContinental Ishigaki Resort


Okinawa - JAPAN

Nestled at the southernmost point of Japan’s Okinawa region, Ishigaki is the gateway to the 21 islands making up the Yaeyama archipelago. ANA InterContinental Ishigaki Resort guests are treated to endless horizons of azure water and direct access to picturesque Maesato Beach. Ishigaki is home to the rare blue coral reef of Shiraho, one of the world’s biggest and oldest blue coral reefs. The island is also celebrated for its arts, handicrafts and starry skies - where you can see 84 of the 88 constellations most nights. Submerge yourself in clear blue water full of colourful marine life in Ishigaki. Only a short plane ride from major Japanese cities and Hong Kong; it is a destination that guests keep returning to.

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Fullon Hotel Fulong Taipei - TAIWAN Enjoy the boundless beach, crystal blue water, scenic landscape and quiet and graceful mountains here. The one and only golden beach and Suangxi River with an abundance of water make this an important water base on the Northeast Coast and nourishes a colourful atmosphere for an ocean vacation.

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InterContinental Koh Samui Resort


Koh Samui - THAILAND

InterContinental Koh Samui is an exclusive enclave of just 79 Thai-inspired guest rooms, suites and villas, each featuring a private balcony with spectacular sunset views over the Gulf of Thailand, the nearby Five Islands and Ang Thong National Marine Park. For a honeymoon or romantic getaway, the Club InterContinental Beachfront Pool Villas come with a private swimming pool, wine bar and sundeck and while the Club InterContinental Two-Bedroom Ocean View Residence offers a spacious cliffside retreat for friends or families; for the ultimate Koh Samui luxury experience, the two-story, Club InterContinental Napa Reserve Three-Bedroom Residence covers six hundred square meters, complete with dedicated butler service, fifteen-meter private pool and personal chef.

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Villa Kalyana Koh Samui - THAILAND Villa Kalyana is positioned in the most idyllic position in the south of Koh Samui, with postcard perfect scenery within steps from guest bedrooms. The accommodation is made up of 26 rooms, sleeping 52 adults and additional children. The separate parts of the villa have been renamed with new names - Orchid Wing, Lotus Wing and Garden Villas. Orchid Wing has 1 master suite, 4 beachfront bungalows, 4 apartments and a children’s bunk room - also a large pool, kitchen, lounge space and magnificent Sala. Lotus Wing has 1 master suite, 4 beachfront bungalows, 4 apartments, and a children’s bunk room. This wing also has a large pool (a different shape to Orchid wing), kitchen, and large lounge space which can also work as event space, seating 100 guests. Gardens Villas has 2 suites (1 and 2 beds) plus 4 double garden rooms with shared pool and a garden area. Garden villas is less than a 30 second walk to the main villa buildings.

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Ammatara Pura Pool Villa Koh Samui - THAILAND Ammatara Pura Pool Villas is a 5-star boutique resort tucked away in an exquisite corner of Thailand’s widely beloved Koh Samui Island. The resort provides a luxurious sanctuary born from the imaginings of “Raja Living” (the concept of living like a King). Ammatara boasts magnificent traditional architecture, a tranquil environment, opulent furnishings, a private beachfront, unparalleled amenities and superior, personalized customer service, wonderfully complimented by traditional Thai hospitality. The resort holds 18 private villas overlooking the ethereal Lamai beach. The villas are marvelously proportioned and provide an exceptional level of comfort for short- or long-term stay. Each villa is fitted to the highest specification, meeting rigorous international standards while maintaining a distinctly Thai feel. Guests can enjoy our unique features including the outdoor rainforest shower, luxurious jacuzzi and kitchen.

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Melati Beach Resort & Spa Koh Samui - THAILAND

Melati Beach Resort & Spa offers a unique sense of style, enjoying a stunning beachfront location on the exclusive Thongson Bay, north-east of Koh Samui. Boasting 77 spacious rooms and private pool villas, all set in lush tropical gardens, the resort is a gem for relaxation and privacy while blending harmoniously with nature to reveal an oasis of peace, tranquility and ultimate indulgence. The beautifully designed beachside infinity pool and its adjoining restaurant have glorious views of Koh Phangan. Delectable Thai specialties and dishes from all-around the world await discerning guests at the two restaurants. In-villa dining options and dedicated beach set-up are available for those looking for extended privacy. The multiaward winning Melati Spa is a sanctuary of pampering and relaxation, offering carefully crafted spa treatments revolving around the signature scents of jasmine and of coconut, respectively symbolic of the resort and of Koh Samui.

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Miskawaan Luxury Beachfront Villas Koh Samui - THAILAND Miskawaan, meaning Buddha’s Garden, is a collection of 11 luxury beachfront villas; 10 are located overlooking Maenam’s stunning golden sands and one is on the pristine Bangrak beach. Miskawaan provides the ideal getaway for a barefoot and luxury villa retreat with your friends, family or business partners. The concept is a comfortable and luxurious home away from home; they are traditionally a family run business, so they ensure that all their guests feel part of this when they stay. The team at Miskawaan are based on Koh Samui and have their own in-house staff of villa managers, maids, chefs, maintenance and gardeners, so this is very convenient for all in-house guests as there is always someone to assist them. The villas are traditionally Thai style; however some have a more modern twist within the décor. Just advise of your preferences and they can recommend the most suitable villa. Some of the newly decorated villas include fabrics from the very famous Jim Thompson.

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The Privilege Hotel Ezra Beach Club Koh Samui - THAILAND

A chic, fashionable and sophisticated escape on the white sands where a hedonistic experience awaits those seeking a laid back and relaxed holiday on the stunning island of Koh Samui. Stylish, hip and luxurious, all 37-guest rooms, suites and villas offer connecting doors and multiple configurations to accommodate groups from small to large with a variety of views including pool view, sea view and ocean front.

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The Racha Phuket - THAILAND One of the world’s most stunning destinations can be found 12 nautical miles south of Phuket, on the Andaman island of Racha Yai. An expansive white-sand crescent bay with azure waters creates the postcard-perfect backdrop for the five-star luxury island resort, The Racha. With eco-chic luxury living, guests choose to ‘get-way from-it-all’ without taking anything away from the environment. Experience the exquisite Racha resort – a sanctuary for mind, body and spirit.

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Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach Asia


Discover your next dream destination at Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach. Nestled on the golden sands of Phuket’s pristine northwest coast, overlooking the endless ocean, this enchanting low-rise resort feels a million miles away from the hustle and bustle of Phuket’s main tourist areas. Guests can choose from a wide selection of spacious rooms, suites and beachfront pool villas, all of which blend international comfort and cutting-edge amenities with the timeless charm of Thai hospitality. Reconnect with your loved ones in an exquisite ambience with lush landscaped gardens and extensive facilities including restaurants, bars, tropical pools and the Quan Spa, overlooking the golden beach and azure Andaman Sea. Whether you’re planning a romantic couple’s retreat, a family vacation or a beachfront event with a difference, including unforgettable weddings, Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach is the perfect destination.

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The Surin Phuket Phuket - THAILAND The Surin Phuket is the exclusive beach retreat for discerning travelers, families and couples seeking relaxation and indulgence in a serene beachfront setting. The Surin Phuket is located on the tranquil Pansea Beach on the west coast of Phuket Island, Thailand and a member of Design HotelsTM. Offering a total of 103 hillside and beachfront cottages and suites all discreetly built into a carefully conserved landscape, amidst coconut trees and gently sloping down to meet a small coral reef. The Surin, Phuket offers a contemporary Thai experience in timeless simplicity and modern sophistication.

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Layana Resort and Spa Krabi - THAILAND The adults-only Layana Resort & Spa is located on a private stretch of sandy beach in the southern Thai island of Koh Lanta Yai. Layana houses a collection of 57 pavilion rooms, suites and a villa “La Maison� set within gardens or beside the beach. On the edge of the beach is Tides Restaurant whose gourmet Thai cuisine includes freshly caught seafood. Discreetly tucked away within a walled garden is the Linger Longer Spa with six treatment rooms, Salt Spa and new Wellness Zone with salt-water half Olympic sized swimming pool, yoga platform high tech gym and healthy juice bar.

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Novotel Phu Quoc Resort Phú Quốc - VIETNAM Conveniently 10 minutes from the Phu Quoc airport and 25 minutes from the bustling Duong Dong town, Novotel Phu Quoc Resort is located on Truong Beach, one of the most naturally gifted beaches in the island. The five-starresort is renowned for its bespoke services, wide range of accommodation types and luxurious facilities that is not only perfect for vacationers and family gatherings but also incentive groups. Six stylish restaurants and bars are available to entertain your palate whether it is Western or Eastern cuisine. Guests seeking a relaxed and re-energized experience are invited to enjoy their time at In Balance Spa, fitness centers, tennis courts, and outdoor swimming pools. Your angels will have much fun at the resort’s two kid clubs offering movies, PlayStation, plus an activity program and qualified staff to look after them. The state-of-the-art function rooms are ideal for MICE groups, hosting up to 400 attendants. For those couples who wish for a dream wedding, Novotel Phu Quoc Resort are delighted to be a part of your event.

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Mövenpick Resort Waverly Phu Quoc


Phú Quốc - VIETNAM

Step into paradise at the 5-star Mövenpick Resort Waverly Phu Quoc, located on Ong Lang beach. Whether you are looking for a family adventure, a romantic getaway or a group incentive trip, you will find everything you need. Offering 305 rooms, catering to different preferences, designed in a contemporary style using a subtle blend of soft, refreshing tones and an element of natural touches. You are invited to explore the restaurant, bars and beach club offering signature dishes and cocktails. Phu Quoc Island boasts idyllic beaches, romantic sunsets, local markets and tourist attractions making it an ideal destination for everyone. Whether you want to relax by the pool, take part in some recreational activities or explore the island, moments are made at At Mövenpick Resort Waverly Phu Quoc.

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Sunset Beach Resort & Spa Phú Quốc - VIETNAM A stunning beachfront resort overlooking Thailand Bay… A brand-new four-star resort with a private beach and excellent leisure facilities, guests are invited to stay back, relax and savour every moment when in Phu Quoc. With an ideal location in Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam, Sunset Beach Resort & Spa offers a sophisticated blend of modern style, comfort, relaxation and the liberal, dynamic of youth with a festive atmosphere all year around. With a culinary journey across 3 regions of Vietnam at Sunset Restaurant, Sunset Wellness, two infinity indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and choice of hotel room categories offering fabulous ocean views, Sunset Beach Resort and offers it all.

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The Cliff Resort & Residences


Phan Thiết - VIETNAM

A new and enchanting experience at the heart of Mui Ne fishing village that is “hidden” at The Cliff Resort & Residences. Located in a unique position on the cliff slowly towards the sea, from The Cliff, guests can easily view the blue sea and breathtaking Mui Ne sky into sight. The highlight of The Cliff’s reputation is that 95% of the rooms are facing the sea with a modern, youthful design but still in harmony with nature. In addition to professional services, you can experience the indigenous elements at The Cliff through dishes at the Vista restaurant, Beach Club and beach fun activities. With the motto “Serving from the heart”, you will always be served with understanding and dedication as they would to their own family members. The Cliff Resort & Residences, a place to make and preserve memories for you and your family!

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Sheraton Grand Danang Resort Danang - VIETNAM Set on the shore of Vietnam’s compelling central coast, Sheraton Grand Danang Resort is a refined destination for a getaway to tropical paradise. Just 20 minutes’ drive from Danang International Airport, the resort offers world- class golf courses, clear blue sea and cultural sites, while the UNESCO World Heritage - Hoi An town, is just a short drive away. With 258 guestrooms and suites featuring the Signature Sleep Experience™ bed, Shine Spa for Sheraton™, Infinity pool, dynamic collection of restaurants and bars and more, guests are empowered to create their own stories in every possible way.

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InterContinental Nha Trang Nha Trang - VIETNAM

The ultimate enriching urban retreat in beautifully designed surroundings, InterContinental Nha Trang is a luxurious modern beachfront hotel. Located in the heart of Nha Trang, a mere 40-minute scenic drive from Cam Ranh International Airport, the perfect blend of local charm and seamless personalised service is offered. Be inspired and entertained by the exciting array of tastes, venues and authentic dining experiences at the restaurants and bars. Rejuvenate your mind and body through a wide variety of modern and traditional treatments at Spa InterContinental. Be sure to take advantage of their exclusive ‘In the Know’ approach towards enriching your stay, where you will be provided with local insight and a fresh look at Nha Trang City. Finally, indulge in the blissful balance of business and pleasure with the range of meeting spaces or plan the wedding of your dreams.

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Banyan Tree Lăng Cô, Central Vietnam Lăng Cô - VIETNAM

Escape to a sanctuary for the senses at the stunning, multi-award winning Banyan Tree Lăng Cô in central Vietnam, a private paradise of luxurious all-pool villas nestled between the azure waters of the East Vietnam Sea and the Truong Son mountain range at Laguna Lăng Cô. This is the perfect destination for travellers who seek a luxury hideaway, or a base from which to explore this beautiful area, which includes three UNESCO-listed World Heritage Sites: Hoi An Ancient Town, The Imperial Citadel of Hue and My Son Sanctuary. Step into a world of ancient and modern history, of unspoilt natural beauty and unparalleled luxury at Banyan Tree Lăng Cô.

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Radisson Blu Resort Cam Ranh Cam Ranh - VIETNAM Radisson Blu Resort Cam Ranh is an elegant beachfront resort nestled on an 18km-long stretch of sand on Vietnam’s south-central coast. Inspired by Cam Ranh’s fishing heritage, the resort’s spectacular lobby frames panoramic ocean views through floorto-ceiling windows. Guests can stay in a choice of 256 spacious rooms and suites or 36 stylish pool villas, and unwind in the destination spa, outdoor pools and fitness centre. Diners can choose from six diverse restaurants and bars, including Sunrise, the all-day dining destination, BLU Lobster, the signature Vietnamese restaurant and seafood grill, and Waves Beach Bar, and event planners can take advantage of extensive conference facilities for up to 450 delegates. Located just seven minutes’ drive from Cam Ranh International Airport, this is the ideal destination for all types of beachfront retreat.

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Conrad Bali Tanjung Benoa, Bali - INDONESIA The recent refurbishment of Conrad Bali creates an ultimate beach resort experience. Thrive beside the extensive lagoon pools, dine at Suku restaurant, or enjoy the newly rejuvenated rooms. Sprawled over seven hectares of lush gardens on the southern coast of Bali, this beachfront resort is only a short drive away from Ngurah Rai International Airport. Conrad Bali features 358 guest rooms and suites with private wing of Conrad Suites & Villas offering enhanced privacy, inspired dining options, extensive meetings and event space, leisure facilities including award-winning Jiwa Spa, and also the iconic ‘Infinity’, one of Bali’s leading beachfront wedding venues.

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The Samaya, Seminyak Bali Seminyak, Bali - INDONESIA

Discover a paradise of your own in the heart of Seminyak at The Samaya Seminyak, Bali... With a spectacular unobstructed view of the Indian Ocean and arguably one of the most exceptional views of the island’s sunset, the resort makes an ideal destination for anyone seeking a getaway from their busy lives. Mere steps away from the resort, the comforts of modern living await with famous restaurants and cafes, lively nightspots, and trendy shops along the streets of Seminyak. The Samaya Seminyak boasts 52 individual self-contained villas, designed in a contemporary design style with touches of Balinese warmth at every turn. The beachside villas complex offers a private sanctuary merely steps away from the pristine semi-private beach. Complemented by in-villa facilities which include a spacious outdoor living area, full-size private swimming pool, and lavish ensuite bathroom; while the Royal Pavilion Villas flaunt a hot tub jacuzzi, along with extended benefits such as complimentary laundry service and daily restocked Mini Bar. The complex also features a large outdoor swimming pool adorned with private gazebos where one can relax while enjoying the warm sea breeze.

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Soori Bali Tabanan, Bali - INDONESIA Set on the edge of the ocean between Mount Batukaru and terraced rice fields, Soori Bali is a hidden refuge, rejuvenating and peaceful; it is Bali as it should be. Designed, owned and operated by renowned architect Soo K. Chan and his wife Ling Fu, the resort prioritises environmental and cultural sustainability. Designed by award-winning design studio SCDA and crafted out of local materials, Soori Bali maintains a true sense of place. Keeping things pure, its restaurants use fresh produce from nearby farms and spices from its own garden; the resort’s spa uses only the highest quality organic products. All 48 of Soori Bali’s villas feature private pools with sweeping vistas. Within easy reach of the legendary Tanah Lot, the resort is perfect for those seeking spiritual and recreational delights.

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The Apurva Kempinski Bali Badung, Bali - INDONESIA

Breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and a tropical garden. Standing atop the majestic cliff of Nusa Dua, with breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and a tropical garden, The Apurva Kempinski Bali offers the epitome of beachfront luxury. This five-star resort in Bali presents itself as a majestic open-air theatre, an embodiment of Indonesian elegance. A collection of 475 iconic rooms, suites and villas are showcased, with 60% of the accommodation featuring its own private plunge pools. From a unique culinary journey and indigenous spa treatments, to the spacious meeting rooms and alluring chapels, The Apurva Kempinski Bali is a spectacular stage where curated experiences are brought to life.

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Villa Caemilla Beach Boutique Hotel Boracay Island - PHILIPPINES

Located in a cool, quiet part of peaceful Station 3 on the world-class White Beach, the charming Boracay Island hotel Villa Caemilla awaits you. Completely renovated in 2014 to a contemporary style that mirrors the palette of her beach-chic surroundings, the hotel is set amongst swaying palms under an azure sky, on the most beautiful, laidback part of the beach. Here, at the pristine, luxury hotel Boracay, you can’t help but wind down. The relaxation begins as soon as you set foot on the island. Take the complimentary shuttle service from the jetty port to the mellow, open-fronted hotel reception, where you’ll marvel at the beauty of the turquoise sea and creamy-soft sand. The smiling staff will welcome you and refresh you after your long journey with a cool towel and a thirst-quenching drink of your choice, before showing you to your home away from home.

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The Blue Water Hotel and Spa Wadduwa - SRI LANKA The Blue Water Wadduwa is the island’s most celebrated luxury resort. Offering the perfect location and what might be architect extraordinaire Geoffrey Bawa’s finest creation. Located just 30 minutes from Colombo, the destination is easily accessible. The signature Bawa style of minimalistic luxury is immediately evident. With cool palatial interiors, sprawling lawns, and pools of flowing water. The interiors reveal wonderful living spaces, with 140 immaculately appointed rooms and 40 club suites. Every facet of the hotel is carefully curated to offer an experience unlike any other. Discover gourmet cuisine that encompasses the finest local fare and international favorites. Enjoy activities and events for the entire family, including one of the largest swimming pools. Find romance at a picture-perfect destination for weddings and honeymoons. Relax at the spa, use the meeting and conference facilities, or simply lose yourself in a moment of exquisite indulgence.

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Serene Pavilions Pvt Ltd Wadduwa - SRI LANKA

Serene Pavilions, a luxurious boutique hotel tucked away in a coconut grove on the gorgeous southwestern coast of Sri Lanka, offers 12 Balinese-style abodes surrounded by landscaped gardens filled with lotus ponds. The beautifully appointed pavilions feature private plunge pools with deck areas and opulent marble bathrooms, while round-the-clock butler service ensures every whim is met. Enjoy languid days strolling on the beach or relaxing on the submerged Jacuzzi beds in the central pool. Between wining and dining at The Pavilions Restaurant and The Amritha Bar, guests can fuse some spa-ing into their stay at The Serenity Spa.

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Club Waskaduwa Beach Resort & Spa Waskaduwa - SRI LANKA

Set on a beautiful sandy beach facing the Indian Ocean, Club Waskaduwa Beach Resort & Spa welcomes guests with an inviting outdoor pool that overlooks the Ocean. Elegant, well designed and spacious rooms boast of modern electronic wash lets, standalone tubs and rain showers for guests to relax in. \ The resort also offers indoor and outdoor food and beverage outlets that serve various local and international cuisine and beverages. Guests can also select various Ayurvedic and Balinese spa treatments, tours and excursions. The resort is located approximately 65 minutes away from the Airport and gives you easy access to two most popular cities, Colombo and Galle apart from Yala National Ppark, and Dolphin and Whale watching in Mirissa.

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Australia & Oceania

Loloata Island Resort Port Moresby - PAPAU NEW GUINEA Loloata Island Resort is a contemporary new, 68 room resort that includes 22 eye-catching and modern overwater villas, two restaurants, a swimming pool, recreational beach, spa and a conference centre. Importantly, it is also a resort that is sensitive to its surrounding environment – a marine reserve. The island is full of options, depending on whether you want to flop and drop in the Beach Club pool with one of the resort’s signature cocktails or iced teas in your hand, or be more adventurous and energetic. There are 29 dive sites around the island, there are also excellent snorkelling sites. Loloata has a world class PADI-certified dive and activities centre. If you’re not a diver, the resort offers boat trips to nearby Lion Island, where there are more remarkable snorkelling opportunities, while paddleboards and kayaks are provided to guests free of charge on the main beach adjacent to the Beach Club. Tranquility and serenity are almost tangible in the quiet oasis that is Sea Salt Spa. A wide array of treatments are available to suit every need and desire.

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Australia & Oceania

InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa Natadola - FIJI

InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa provides guests with an outer island experience on the mainland. Located 45 minutes from Nadi International Airport and nestled amongst 35 acres of lush tropical gardens, the resort is on one of the world’s best beaches. Featuring 3 restaurants and a bar, award-winning spa, 18-hole championship golf course, 3 pools, kids club, wedding pavilion and conference facilities, the resort offers a range of facilities welcoming guests of all ages. InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa is the only 5-star luxury resort on Natadola Bay and defines all that an exclusive luxury retreat should be.

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North America

JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa Cancun - MEXICO JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa offers a thoughtfully crafted environment that expresses the charm of the Mexican Caribbean, the sprawling resort is a haven for travelers looking to indulge their senses in a relaxed oceanfront setting infused with plenty of luxury and the magic of the Mayan culture. Watch the sunrise over the bright blue Mexican Caribbean Sea, unwind with a dip in the infinity pool, retreat to a beachfront Bali daybed or pursue a little wellness and pampering at the 35,000 square foot Mayan-inspired spa. Together with sister property and next-door neighbor Marriott Cancun Resort, JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa offers seven international restaurants serving Southwestern, Thai, Italian, Argentinian, Japanese, Asian and American cuisines. The only thing left to do is toast to it all with creative craft cocktails offerings from the JW Lobby Bar’s 150 Margaritas Menu.

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Tiamo Resort

North America

South Andros Island - BAHAMAS

Tiamo Resort is an exclusive slice of paradise in the heart of the Caribbean. Situated on South Andros Island in the Out Islands of the Bahamas, a visit to Tiamo is unlike most other experiences. Accessible only by boat or seaplane, with a private beach, only 10 villas and the Bird’s Nest in the resort, taking a vacation here really does enable you get away from it all. Indulge yourself in tropical surroundings: pristine white-sand beaches, lush green palm groves, and the clearest turquoise waters. Stay in one of the beach-side cottages, each one the epitome of elegance, and bask in the best of the Bahamas, right on your doorstep. Sail, fish, snorkel, scuba dive or simply relax in private on one of the Caribbean’s best beaches; this luxury Eco-resort is an idyllic place for a truly amazing escape!

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North America

Atlantis, Paradise Island Paradise Island - BAHAMAS Atlantis has many amazing accommodations from which to choose, all delivering the magic of staying at this incredible beachfront resort. No matter where you choose to stay, you receive complimentary access to Aquaventure (our 141-acre water park), beaches, pools, marine habitats and restaurants. Atlantis, Paradise Island features the world’s largest open-air marine habitat; Aquaventure, a 141-acre water park, including the iconic Mayan Temple’s Leap of Faith slide; 11 incredible pools; five miles of magnificent beaches; a Tom Weiskopf-designed 18-hole, oceanfront golf course; and the Atlantis Casino.

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South America

Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana Rio de Janeiro - BRAZIL

Enjoy an unforgettable experience at the Fairmont RJ Copacabana, located in one of the most spectacular places in Rio de Janeiro, the Copacabana Beach, under the majestic gaze of Sugar Loaf Mountain. Inspired by the glamour carioca in the 1950’s, this luxury hotel is an oasis. There are 10 rooms categories with a balcony, and the Gold Rooms offers a private lounge and exclusive services. The hotel also has two swimming pools, spa, sauna, fitness center, restaurant, bars, coffee shop and meeting rooms.

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