The Anantara Si Kao Resort is a really good superior first class hotel, located on the extensive Pak Meng beach in the extreme south of Krabi Provence. The Had Chao Min National Park is adjacent, and the small village of Pak Meng is about 5 minutes drive. A very good chill out retreat, with some incredible views of the numerous limestone islands just offshore. Appeals to both families and romantic couples.
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.
Asia Gardens Hotel and Thai Spa is a stunning Asia influenced deluxe resort. Located on the slopes of the Sierra Cortina mountains, 150 metres above sea level. 35 minutes drive from Alicante airport, 3 km from a popular and busy beach, and just a short drive to the attractive Altea Village.
Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives is positioned as an elegant five star resort, offering genuine value with a premium ALL INCLUSIVE holiday plan – ‘Platinum Plus’. Enjoy a hassle-free tropical beach holiday experience! Located in the sparsely populated and rather beautiful Lhaviyani Atoll, 30 minutes daylight seaplane transfer north west of Male Airport.
Azerai Luang Prabang is a new deluxe hotel, opened in March 2017. Elegant and low rise, contemporary in style, but steeped in history. Centrally located within a few minutes walk of the market and the Nam Khan river.
The Banyan Tree Seychelles is located on the beautiful Intendance Bay on the extreme south coast, 25 minutes from the airport and 30 minutes from the capital, Victoria. Built on a hillside, with a combination of suites, either at beach level, or elevated with those at the very top of the hill enjoying the most spectacular views as well as commanding the highest rates.
The Beach Club at Haad Tien is under the same management as the Haad Tien Resort with whom they share many facilities, and the same fantastic beach. The Beach Club offers a more contemporary design style, particularly emphasised in the bright modern rooms.
Belmond Jimbaran Puri Resort has a simple charm and elegance that really grows on you, a testament to the high service levels, the attractive and spacious cottage style accommodation and of course the beach location, arguably the best for swimming on the island. The airport is 25 minutes drive away as is the lively resort of Kuta, maybe bit longer with traffic. The area of Jimbaran has seen increased development in the past year, as has most of southern Bali, so there are now numerous restaurant options close by.
La Residence d‘Angkor Siem Reap is a long time favourite with discerning European travellers who like the traditional style, the superb location adjacent to the Siem Reap River. Perfectly located in the centre of the city, adjacent to the river and close to numerous restaurants and boutiques. The temples of Angkor and the airport are 25 minutes drive.
Blue Palace is built on a hillside with a lift taking you down to beach level. The design style is chic and contemporary, with clean lines and the emphasis very much on space, light and subtle summer colours. Add to this stunning views across to the easily accessible and historic island of Spinalonga.
Borgo Egnazia Hotel and Villas is a new luxurious resort, opened in 2010. Located on a private estate between the two main towns of Bari and Brindisi. It has a pristine elegance, with a total commitment to regional resources. Evident in the design, with the emphasis on local stone, space and light.
Like its sister hotel Gayana, Bungaraya Island Resort is located on Gaya Island, but on the opposite coastline. A 25 minute speedboat ride from the pier at Kota Kinabalu. Romantic and secluded.