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.
Can Cera Mallorca is a wonderful, totally atmospheric Chic vintage hotel. It is set in the heart of the narrow alleys of the Cathedral district, between Plaza De San Eulacia and Plaza De San Francisco. Beautifully enhanced and designed, retaining all of the old 13h century charm and character, with just enough contemporary comfort.
Castell Son Claret Mallorca is a luxurious chic vintage resort. Located within a vast olive estate, in the south west corner of the island, just a few minutes from the little village of Calvia. Palma city is just 20 minutes.
Ceylon Tea Trails – Located close to Hatton and Nuwara Eliya, in the heart of planter country, this area is regarded as the most scenic. Remote, wonderfully atmospheric, usually with misty mornings and cool evenings.
The accommodation is split into 4 colonial style bungalows, each with 4 to 6 individual bedrooms. Here the arrangements include breakfast, lunch and dinner with of course afternoon tea.
The Continental Hotel Saigon is a heritage style boutique hotel. Opened in 1880, a wonderful sense of history, the hotel has of course been enhanced several times, but the grand old colonial sense of occasion remains. Located in the very heart of Saigon, adjacent to the famous opera house and literally surrounded by the upmarket shops and restaurants.
Coral Reef Club and Spa is another Caribbean property with a long standing and totally deserved reputation for good service and elegant hospitality. Located on the west coast in a prime location, 40 minutes from the airport and 25 minutes to Bridgetown.
Corral Del Rey is wonderfully atmospheric Chic heritage boutique hotel. Converted from a grand 17th century house, with many of the original features lovingly retained. Located in the old quarter in the Alfalfa District, 5 minutes walk from the magnificent Cathedral. A great base for exploring the wonderful and historic area.
Known throughout the region simply as the E&O, The Eastern & Oriental Hotel is one of the grand vintage style hotels of the region. Built in 1885, much of the colonial influence still remains, both in the structure and the ambience of bi-gone days. It is located in the busy island capital of Georgetown, and is a perfect base for exploring the city.
Grand Hotel Saigon is one of the oldest hotels in the city. Built in a flamboyant French colonial design style in 1930, the original building still encases the lobby and 30 of the original rooms, whilst in the new wing you have a further 190 rooms and suites.
The Hacienda de San Rafael is beautifully converted from an 18th century Olive Plantation Estate house, an elegant, high quality, Chic retreat. Located 40 minutes outside of Seville in rural farm land, with Jerez de la Frontera 45 minutes drive away.
Heritage Suites Hotel Siem Reap is an elegant boutique hotel, a real little Cambodian gem, almost deliberately hidden away down a small road, but only a few minutes drive by tuk-tuk to the lively city centre (approx 2 US Dollars). The airport is 20 minutes drive way as are the temples of Angkor. Refined, fully capturing the style of the destination with a combination of subtle Asian influences and French colonial design, all set within extensive tropical gardens.
137 Pillars House is a new beautifully designed boutique hotel, reviving Oriental elegance within a historic setting. Elegant, with a real sense of occasion. Located close the banks of the Mai Ping river, just a short taxi ride to the centre of Chiang Mai. The airport is 20 minutes away.
The design is spectacular, fully capturing the elegance of by-gone days, but with a pleasing acceptance of contemporary facilities.