Monthly Archives: November 2017

Villa Asada in Bali, Indonesia

Far removed from mainstream tourism, the splendid Villa Asada is blessed with one of the most spectacular coastline views in all of Bali. Resting upon a hillside, 100 metres from the seashore, and overlooking the beautiful Labuan Amuk Bay near Candidasa, the contemporary architecture, four bedrooms, wide choice of indoor and outdoor living and dining areas, broad balconies, a well-equipped gym, spellbinding sea views and an 18-metre swimming pool make this holiday home ideal for families and groups of friends of all ages. Its terraces and velvety lawns, meanwhile, set the stage for the perfect outdoor wedding.

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The Bannister Hotel in Dominican Republic

Nestled between the mountains and the sea, The Bannister – Hotel & Yacht Club is a wonderful retreat in the Caribbean. This stunning boutique hotel focuses on good taste, high quality, tranquility and splendor. It features 28 finely-decorated suites with outstanding views, along with a variety of amenities and impeccable service in a boutique hotel setting.

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Matakauri Lodge in Queenstown, New Zealand

As a Relais & Chateaux property, Matakauri Lodge offers a unique dining experience in a luxurious setting. Head Chef Jonathan Roger’s modern New Zealand cuisine is focused on showcasing local seasonal produce with clean, fresh flavors in an a la carte menu that changes daily.

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La Pause in Marrakech, Morocco

30 kilometers from Marrakech, in the anciently named the “Désert Marrakchi”, la pause: nestles in the arid beauty of the Agafay hills: an exquisite refreshing oasis bordered by a river, in a dramatic landscape overlooking the vast Moroccan wilderness.

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Hotel Marques de Riscal in Elciego, Spain

Since its unveiling in 2006 this masterpiece created by Frank Gehry to house the Hotel Marqués de Riscal has become a highly sought after contemporary, luxury retreat. Design, art, gastronomy, wine and the lush landscape all combine to create a memorable sojourn at The City of Wine.

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Farol Hotel in Cascais, Portugal

Farol Hotel is a collection of thirty-three personal boutique environments comprising delightful guestrooms, four unique suites, eight bespoke designer rooms and a stunning Penthouse. Acclaimed Portuguese and international fashion leaders who have given personalities to the designer rooms include Ana Salazar, António Augustus, Arkadius, Fátima Lopes, Miguel Vieira, Manuel Alves & José Manuel Gonçalves, José António Tenente, Paulina Figueiredo and João Rolo. These very individual retreats offer wonderful sea views. All accommodations are designated as smoke-free.

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Emiliano in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Located in the charming Jardins neighborhood, on the most fashionable street (Oscar Freire) in Brazil, Emiliano hotel has redefined luxury accommodation in Sao Paolo, becoming a luxury icon since its opening in June 2011. Guests experience here modern and authentic Brazilian sophistication through the contemporary ambiance, refined cuisine and singularly warm service offered by the hotel.

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