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Lakshman Sagar Resort
'17 nov 1
Lakshman Sagar  
Resort
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Built in the 19th Century, this getaway is unlike any other in Raipur, India. Lakshman Sagar was originally constructed as a hunting lodge, hosting only the most elite and noble of families. Now, it’s home to 12 sustainably designed cottages dotted along a man-made lake. Known for its “slow living” ...
Accomodation types: Fairytale
Location: Raipur  India  South Asia
Adler Mountain Lodge - Cozy Alpine Getaway with Amazing Spa
'17 aug 9
Adler  
Mountain Lodge
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Are you an expert skier looking for an exclusive ski resort? Have you imagined soaring through snow with backdrops of a stunning alpine meadow? Prefer to stay in, soak in the pool and drink some cioccolata calda? No matter your preference, Adler Lodge located in Italy’s Alpe di Siusi, is ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Mountain   Nature   Spa
Location: Castelrotto  Italy  West Europe
Singita Sasakwa Lodge - Wildlife spotting from a luxury lodge
'17 aug 3
Singita Sasakwa  
Lodge
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Have you ever dreamed of stargazing as you sit atop the majestic Serengeti plains? Perhaps you’ve wanted to go on a guided safari, try your hand at archery, or visit a lively African community. All of that and much more can be found at the Singita Sasakwa Lodge, located on ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Nature
Kupu Kupu Barong Villas and Tree Spa by L’OCCITANE
'17 jun 16
Kupu Kupu  
Barong Villas
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The Kupu Kupu Barong Villas and Tree Spa by L’OCCITANE offers guests all the indulgences you expect of a 5-star resort while providing a secluded environment enclosed by verdant tropical gardens. Located in the heart of Bali, the resort is situated in Ubud, overlooking the Ayung River valley. The conceptual ...
Accomodation types: Jungle   Nature
Location: Ubud  Indonesia  Oceania
COMO Uma Punakha, Bhutan
'17 may 31
Uma Punakha  
by COMO
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Wow. That is surely the first thing to come out of traveler’s mouths who step onto the property of COMO Uma in Punakha. Boasting spectacular views over a lush, bright green valley and rice paddies in the smallest landlocked state in Asia, COMO Uma Punakha is an incredible destination. With ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Mountain   Nature
Location: Thimphu  Bhutan  South Asia
Native Village Inn Philippines - Bungalows with Panorama on Rice Terraces
'16 dec 20
Native Village  
Inn Philippines
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This unique mountain lodge overlooking Banaue’s World Heritage Rice Terraces is a super cool spot to getaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The Native Village website is quick to point out that this is NOT a five-star resort. “We are a simple resort with fantastic views, with ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Banana House And Wellness Centre
'16 sep 6
Banana House  
Wellness
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Lamu Banana House and Wellness Center is the ideal destination for travelers who are seeking to fully immerse themselves in the beauty of their surroundings and experience a variety of holistic wellness activities in a completely relaxed atmosphere. Situated in Shela on Lamu Island, this five-star boutique hotel feels as ...
Accomodation types: Beach
Location: Lamu  Kenya  Africa
Ice House Hotel - Majestic river views from your jacuzzi
'16 sep 2
Ice House  
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Although the name of this hotel invokes an image of the famous sculpted ice palaces of Scandinavia, the Ice House Hotel’s name is actually derived from its structure. Originally known as the Iceland Cottage, the hotel is a blend of the 19th century building and the contemporary floor-to-ceiling glass installation. ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Spa
Location: Ballina  Ireland  West Europe
Samode Safari Lodge
'16 feb 3
Samode Safari  
Lodge
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Ever dream of being surrounded by wild tigers somewhere in a land far away...say, India? Look no further than the Samode Safari Lodge! Warmly decorated with a wooden floor, two large wood burning fireplaces and a large wooden deck, this lodge offers spectacular views and an array of onsite activities. ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Nature   Spa
Location: Parāsi  India  South Asia
Beach Sun Retreat Dymchurch
'15 jan 27
Beach Sun  
Retreat
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*Walking on Sunshine* England isn’t best known for its sunshine. It does occur but is usually unreliable. Thank God, then, for the Beach Sun Retreat; the UK’s only holiday location featuring year-round sunlight. This is courtesy of the sun room featuring “Real Sunlight”, a Swedish invention that mimics natural sunlight ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Design   Luxury
The Verandah in the Forest
'14 may 27
The Verandah  
in the Forest
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*And Rudyard Kipling cheered* Located at the Matheran Hill Station around 90km from Mumbai, The Verandah in the Forest is a 19th Century colonial bungalow originally built by an Englishman who no-doubt sported the Nietzsche-style mustache in vogue at the time. Overman or not you will find the surroundings delightful ...
Accomodation types: Heritage
Location: Matheran  India  South Asia
Chiva-Som Hua Hin
'14 jan 6
Chiva-Som  
Hua Hin
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*Award Winning Celebrity Spa* Chiva Som means 'Haven of Life' and is a beautiful Thai resort popular with celebrities. Bazar magazine called it “the gold standard by which all destination spas are measured”. High praise indeed. The spa is set in a peaceful tropical forest with murmuring brooks, gushing waterfalls ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Spa
Jade Mountain Resort
'13 sep 24
Jade  
Mountain
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*Infinite Paradise* Located overlooking the Piton World Heritage site and the Caribbean Sea, Jade Mountain is a web of linked rooms, green sanctuaries and infinity pools. Your room has no fourth wall and opens stage-like to encompass the grand vista and sea - the room all but drops off into ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Nature   Spa
Almyra Hotel Paphos
'13 aug 21
Almyra  
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*The beauty and the harbour* A high-quality renovation has created a hotel with excellent craftsmanship. Inspired by the goddess of love and beauty, Aphrodite (who, legend has it, was born from the waters of Cyprus) the hotel was built in a traditional terrace design so maximise the ocean views. Your ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Design   Spa
Location: Paphos  Cyprus  East Europe
Alila Diwa Goa
'13 may 22
Alila Diwa  
Goa
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*Sustainable Goa* This hotel was designed to combine the best hospitality with traditional structures built from locally-sourced materials which blend into the local landscape of rice fields and palm leaves. The hotel has been a boon to the local community. It helps to fund the nearby high school and employs ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Nature
Location: Goa  India  South Asia
The Lodge at Chilko Lake
'13 jan 22
The Lodge  
at Chilko Lake
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British Columbia is one of the few temperate wildernesses left on Earth. This lodge is the kind of place that offers ‘Grizzly Bear Viewing Packages’ - awesome! The Lodge has a ‘no mobile phone’ policy and everything is geared towards creating a serene retreat from the insanity of modern life. ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Hakone Ginyu – Elegant Relaxation
'13 jan 7
Hakone  
Ginyu
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This compact luxury inn or “ryokan” is situated in a perfect location with mountains falling like curtains behind small valleys and rivers. The inn has balconies where you can relax and take in the amazing Japanese countryside. There is a nearby train station so you will easily be able to ...
Accomodation types: Spa   Traditional
Location: Hakone  Japan  East Asia
Murtoli - A Figa – Corsican Grandeur
'12 oct 3
Murtoli  
A Figa
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The A Figa Villa in Corsica was built in the 17th Century and has been wonderfully maintained in that original style. It is the signature property in a portfolio of stunning buildings in beautiful landscapes around the Corsican coast. It houses seven people and is a traditional ‘tall house’ looking ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Traditional   Villa
Location: Sartène  France  West Europe
North Island – The Eco Reformation
'12 sep 13
North Island  
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Staying in a North Island beach hut allows you to take part in a remarkable story of conservation. This island in the Seychelles was once full of coconut trees, people and animals working to supply the industrial coconut industry. But that collapsed in the 1970s and the island was deserted ...
Accomodation types: Island   Luxury   Remote
Six Senses Zighy Bay – Everything you could ever want in paradise
'12 sep 3
Six Senses  
Zighy Bay
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Six Senses have a commitment to the SLOW LIFE (sustainable, local, organic, wellness – learning, inspiring, fun, experiences). This resort is designed around a traditional village structure. So you can walk from your luxury villa to a central plaza, perhaps to meet friends, maybe to eat and drink among the ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury
Location: Zighy Bay  Oman  Middle East
The Canvas Hotel – shiny bikes, steep hills and cold lakes
'12 jul 30
The Canvas  
Hotel
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You are balancing on a mountain bike at the top of slither of rocky trail running steeply down a mountainside. Everything is focused on your next maneuver. Your behind hovers behind the saddle for balance, feet in firm contact with the pedals, white knuckles on the handlebars, you choose your ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote   Yurt
Location: Nissedal  Norway  West Europe
Nordic Light Hotel
'12 jul 29
Nordic Light  
Hotel
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Famous for its ‘mood rooms’ – this is Stockholm’s foremost design hotel. Its rooms are fitted with lighting designed to inspire moods and create atmospheres – like lighting a candle and dimming the lights - only more awesome. You can choose ‘relaxing blue’, ‘refreshing green’ or ‘pulsing red’ and adjust ...
Accomodation types: Design   Eco
Location: Stockholm  Sweden  West Europe