Category: Spas & Pampering

W Retreat & Spa – Maldives launches James Bond promotion

The W Retreat & Spa – Maldives has launched a special James Bond promotion allowing you to live like the famous double agent; flirt with adventure by day and your Bond Girl by night. The 5 nights package includes the following adrenaline filled experiences: Begin your mission surveying the island on your 1 hour private […]

Old Course Hotel launches "Luxury Kids" programme

Old Course Hotel launches “Luxury Kids” programme

From putting in the Himalayas, to flying a kite on the beach, or joining in a five-star treasure hunt, the Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa has created a magical “Luxury Kids” welcome programme with personalised services for babies, toddlers, kids and teens to ensure the ultimate family experience. Teddy bears, VIP “Gourmet Goodies”, […]

Lavish new hotels in Atlantic City

Lavish new hotels in Atlantic City

There’s more to Altantic City than just gambling and two new hotels that have both opened this summer  are helping to re-iterate that point. The Water Club  from the Borgota Hotel Casino & Spa is a $400 million hotel that bills itself as “Atlantic City’s first  cosmopolitan-lifestyle hotel” with  800 rooms, a spa with five […]

One of Malaysia's finest boutique hotels

One of Malaysia’s finest boutique hotels

Just an 8-minute walk from KLCC, Hotel Maya offers services and facilities beyond compare. Enjoy space, comfort and breathtaking views of Kuala Lumpur’s skyline. Indulge yourself in the various eateries serving local and international cuisine. Step into Anggun Spa and be captivated by its serene ambience and the skills of its friendly masseurs.

Villas with a view

Villas with a view

Overlooking the Caribbean Sea, eighly newly-constructed private villas at La Samanna Resort & Spa are the ultimate holiday hideaway. Perfect for a group of family or friends, these palatial residences include beautiful pools, oversized terraces and private staff. In addition, La Samanna’s watersports, spa and beach cabanas are instantly available. What’s more, they are just […]

Relax in a world of elegance at Heritage Golf & Spa Resort, Mauritius

Relax in a world of elegance at Heritage Golf & Spa Resort, Mauritius

Designed as a magical hideaway, Heritage Golf & Spa Resort invites those seeking the excellence and refinement of a rich past on an enchanting journey in timeless African elegance and tradition. Brought together in a lush and tropical site, this new deluxe hotel reveals classical charm and contemporary chic on the unspoilt South Coast of […]

Lanzarote's latest spa

Lanzarote’s latest spa

The latest addition to Lanzarote ´s growing legion of luxury spas is now open for business.   Boasting some seriously funky décor, top-end treatments and plenty of pampering for both guests and non-residents alike. The all new Beatriz Hotel Spa in Matagorda features a 60s retro colour scheme, with blasts of olive greens and candy […]

Another $99 offer, this time in Arizona

Another $99 offer, this time in Arizona

Whether this is a sign of tough times ahead for the luxury travel industry, I don’t know, but there’s been a glut of $99 offers lately.   The latest I’ve noticed comes courtesy of The Boulders Resort and Golden Door Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona.   Stay a little longer and you can even also earn […]

Chedi luxury hotel brand bound for Bulgaria

According to the Sofia Echo, the Chedi brand is heading for Bulgaria.  The hotel  will form part of the  Thracian Rocks Golf & Spa resort complex near Kavarna on the Black Sea which is being built in three phases. The first [phase], currently underway, will deliver a golf course with 18 holes, nine of which […]

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Maxwell Scott bags, made from fine Italian leather Why not joing the  Hideaways Aficionado ® Club? Florida’s newly-renovated Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa   The world-renowned Hotel Bora Bora

Celebrate the arrival of summer

Celebrate the arrival of summer

A swimming pool with real sand a short distance away from from Faléia Beach is the perfect setting for spending 7 dream nights in a Double Room with garden view  at The Lake Resort, Vilamoura. Enjoy a VIP welcome on arrival, a relaxing massage, two gourmet experiences and a 20% discoutn at the Blue&Green Spa. […]

The Dreamlist

The Dreamlist

globrati has published The Dreamlist, debuting with a colleciton of their “favourite destinations to chill out this summer”.   Making the grade are: Hidden Pond in Kennebunkport, ME Llao Llao Hotel & Spa, Bariloche, Argentina Amirandes, Crete, Greece The Lodge, Verbier, Switzerland The Beach House at Manafaru, Maldives La Purificadora, Puebla, Mexico The Surf Lodge, […]

Shop & spa money offered at Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort

Forget about rising oil prices and airline costs, the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort in Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico offers guests a 50% savings with money for shopping and spa visits during their stay.   Guests can enjoy the $250 credit per suite at the boutique or Grand Velas […]

Savory Indulgence at Aqua Cancun

Savory Indulgence at Aqua Cancun

Aqua Cancun has a special 4-day package available, called ‘Savory Indulgence’.    Enter the promo code PROMFB0006 and for a package price of $1605 you could be enjoying a Deluxe Ocean Front Suite, airport transfers, two welcome cocktails and a tequila or wine tasting, buffet breakfast, a menu tasting, a three-course meal at their on-site […]

Discover Le Telfair

Discover Le Telfair

One of the best kept secrets of Mauritius, Le Telfair, can be found on the south coast at Bel Ombre, adjoining the most pristine stretches of beach on the island. Explore the nearby Domaine de Bel Ombre nature reserve, play a round at the 18-hole golf course or experience the many forms of holistic healing, […]

Stowe Mountain Lodge, Vermont

Stowe Mountain Lodge, Vermont

A new resort opened in the Vermont last month: Stowe Mountain Lodge.   It lies at the heart of Spruce Peak at Stowe and has 139 rooms with beautiful mountain views.   A 21,000 sq. ft.  spa  includes 18 treatment rooms and therapy pools for those who simply want to relax.   For the more […]