The Mekong River is one of the most spectacular and fascinating rivers of the world. CHIC Locations now offers a selection of 4 and 6 day River and Exploration experiences offering breath taking scenery and a relaxing way to explore regions and villages in Laos the spirit of adventure. virtually untouched by commercial tourism. The boats, or more aptly described as floating hotels, are authentic “boutique“ style converted rice barges, with a maximum of 32 passengers, comfortable with modern amenities but fully capturing the mood and charm of the destination.
A new level of boutique luxury on the Myanmar Rivers. Just 21 spacious and sophisticated suites, spread over 4 decks. Original Burmese design fused together with contemporary chic comfort.
It is all wonderfully individual, particularly emphasised on the shore excursions, which are tailored to provide you with something totally memorable and unique.
Aava Resort and Spa Surat Thani is a delightful, relatively new, boutique hotel with just 28 bungalow style rooms. Located on a super stretch of sandy beach, in a quiet, scenic area which is still wonderfully authentic. You fly from Bangkok to Surat Thani ( 60 minutes ) and then continue by road transfer for just over another hour to the resort.
Sister hotel to the Skiathos Princess, the Aegean Suites Hotel is an adult only boutique property. Elegant and chic, in a rather traditional quietly discreet manner. It is built on the side of a hill on the outskirts of Skiathos Town – 5 minutes walk – and across the road from a small cove beach. The airport is 15 minutes drive.
Aleenta Pranburi is one of the very first genuinely boutique hotels in the region, located about 35 minutes drive out of Hua Hin, in a quiet secluded area, just under 3 hours drive from Bangkok Airport. The style here is elegantly casual, with the emphasis on simple relaxation.
A luxurious retreat, all of the quiet refined style associated with the Aman collection of hotels. Located in the spectacular south east coast of Sri Lanka. One of the most acclaimed resorts on the island. A real hide and totally chic retreat, quiet and romantic.
Amilla Fushi is one of the most innovative of all the new resorts – and that is really saying something in the Maldives! Impeccable contemporary ultra chic elegance and luxury. Located in the Baa atoll, a 15 minute domestic flight north-west of Male followed by 10 minute speedboat transfer.
The Anantara Chiang Mai is regarded as one of Northern Thailand’s most elegant and luxurious hotels, perfectly positioned on the banks of Mae Ping river, yet with the famous night market just a few minutes walk away. A combination of contemporary design, particularly in the rather stark entrance, but once inside the quality is instant. The airport is 15 minutes drive away
Anantara Resort and Villas Phuket will appeal to those who want spacious top of the range accommodation, a feeling of independence, yet with the reassurance of resort management and facilities.
Anse Chastanet & Jade Mountain Resort share a wonderfully secluded setting on the west coast, looking out to the majestic Piton twin peaks. Located with a 600 acre estate, with the accommodation built on the hillside, with the Jade Mountain resort at peak, both in location and price range. 60 minutes to the airport.
The Apricot Hotel is a delightful boutique hotel, with the emphasis on personalised style and attention. French Colonial façade and interior, with grand sweeping staircases and chandeliers. Vietnamese art is displayed throughout the property.
Centrally located overlooking Hoan Kiem Lake, with the French and Old Quarters easily accessible. The airport is 50 minutes.
AriyasomVilla is built around a traditional Thai house that has been within the same family for three generations, the style evokes memories of a bygone age yet with some reassuringly modern features.