Whereas world journey was placed on ice final 12 months, a few of the most jaw-dropping, new resorts quietly opened. Others are coming quickly to these within the know. Serene and unexplored, these beautiful properties are desirous to welcome you. From India to Ibiza and Montenegro to the Maldives, it’s time to dig out your passport (and IHG Rewards quantity) and be among the many first to verify in, and take a look at these high resorts
we’ve curated, no matter your ardour…
Acrophile – a lover of excessive mountains and of heights. From the Greek acro for mountain.
Six Senses Botanique, Brazil
You will discover Six Senses Botanique, the primary Six Senses within the Americas, on the intersection of three river valleys within the coronary heart of the Mantiqueira Mountains, generally known as the “mountains that weep” as a result of an abundance of springs and rivers. Constructed from indigenous supplies akin to jacaranda and chocolate slate, this Brazilian resort blends mountain serenity with trendy luxurious and with the mark of Six Senses: anchored in regional appreciation, sustainability and social accountability. Its function is to awaken the senses and assist individuals reconnect with themselves, with others, and the world round them, by way of unique experiences in wellness, gastronomy and spa therapies.
InterContinental Danang Solar Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
With ingenious design by star architect Invoice Bensley, lush gardens and a 700-metre non-public seashore, the InterContinental Danang Solar Peninsula Resort celebrates sunshine and seclusion in an unspoiled rainforest setting. Take pleasure in mountain climbing by way of the sprawling jungles at Son Tra Nationwide Conservation Park, take pleasure in culinary artistry at La Maison 1888, led by three-star Michelin chef Pierre Gagnaire, then soothe your physique and soul at HARNN Heritage Spa.
Thalassophile – A lover of the ocean. From the Greek phrase thalassa, which means “sea,” and philos, affection.
InterContinental Hayman Island Resort, Australia
InterContinental Hayman Island Resort will immerse you within the breathtaking fantastic thing about the Whitsunday Islands, an iconic non-public retreat within the coronary heart of the Nice Barrier Reef. The resort is the definition of luxurious island dwelling with 168 superbly appointed rooms, suites and villas artfully intertwined with spectacular swimming pools, panoramic seascapes and tropical gardens. Nestled on the northernmost level of Australia’s Whitsunday archipelago, Hayman Island unlocks the center of the Nice Barrier Reef by putting you moments away from Langford Island, Bali Hai, Blue Pearl Bay and Hook Island. These seeking to arrive in maritime type can guide a 60-minute launch switch direct to Intercontinental Hayman Island Resort from Hamilton Island airport
Sophiliac – One who loves knowledge and studying; from Greek origin of sophia (knowledge)
Kimpton Naranta Bali, Indonesia (opening late 2021)
Kimpton Naranta Bali brings barefoot luxurious with modern touches to the seashores of Nusa Dua. This 50-villa boutique resort in pure environment presents seclusion amid sun-drenched shores. Japanese and Western cultures come collectively to have a good time the island’s pure magnificence, from the sloping rice terraces to the plush volcanic hillsides and sweeping ocean vistas.
Regent Phu Quoc, Vietnam (opening late 2021)
Located off the southwest coast of Vietnam, alongside a UNESCO-designated World Biosphere Reserve, friends can experience Regent Phu Quoc’s all-suites and villas providing set in opposition to the serene waterfront backdrop of Lengthy Seashore. Uncover native historical past and tradition at beautiful Hindu temples that grace the tropical skyline, relaxation, and renew at Samskara Wellness, the place historic Balinese rituals meet trendy therapeutic methods.
Lodge Indigo Diqing Moonlight Metropolis, China
Atop the commanding heights of Dukezong Historical City, Lodge Indigo Diqing Moonlight Metropolis takes it’s Neighbourhood Story inspiration from Shangri-La, epitomizing the legendary misplaced paradise of idyllic magnificence and tranquillity. The traditional city of Dukezong is without doubt one of the oldest and culturally richest locations in Shangri-La. Merely strolling round and exploring Dukezong’s labyrinthine lanes, specified by the form of an eight-petal lotus flower, will depart you captivated. The close by Ganden Sumtseling Monastery, also referred to as the “Little Potala Palace”, is on high of a hill overlooking a scenic lake. It’s the largest Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Yunnan Province, and its varied buildings are archetypical of Tibetan structure with gilded roofs and crimson and white partitions. The monastery additionally homes an 8-meter-tall, gilded statue of Shakyamuni Buddha, together with a plethora of timeless Tibetan treasures.
Gastonome – A meals lover. From the French gastronomie, originating within the Greek root Greek gastronomia, “of the abdomen”
InterContinental Cascais-Estoril, Portugal
InterContinental Cascais-Estoril enjoys an Atlantic oceanfront location on the “Portuguese Riviera” a area stuffed with magnificence and historical past.Only a quick journey to the colourful metropolis of Lisbon, itself an rising culinary hotspot, Estoril is the best retreat with a liked one to take pleasure in Portuguese heritage, fish and seafood specialties, sandy seashores, water sports activities and golf programs inside shut attain of the resort. The elegant rooms supply sweeping views throughout the Cascais Bay. On days if you need to take it straightforward, chill out by the oceanfront pool or resort’s famed spa.
Regent Porto Montenegro, Montenegro
Nestled on the shores of UNESCO-protected Boka Bay, Regent Porto Montenegro friends take pleasure in one among southern Europe’s most fun locations. Montenegro is all glamour and seaside magnificence, residence to a few of the greatest Mediterranean eating places, bars, and boutiques.
The resort has 175 bedrooms, suites and penthouses, an eclectic vary of eating choices, together with regional flavors recent from the land and the ocean. The signature restaurant, Murano, serves up unfussy luxurious with expertly crafted dishes that showcase the very best seasonal produce. Taking inspiration from its location subsequent to the marina and Boka Bay, the menu facilities round recent seafood, ready with regionally sourced and natural herbs – all providing a definite tackle the regional Adriatic delicacies.
Biophile – a lover of nature and dwelling issues, from bíos “life”
Kimpton Aluna Lodge, Tulum, Mexico
On the sting of practically one thousand acres of biosphere reserve and surrounded by lush greenery on the southern tip of the Mayan Riviera, Kimpton Aluna Lodge options 72 guestrooms and 6 luxurious suites, providing non-public terraces with pristine views. The property additionally options an on-site restaurant and rooftop bar, two out of doors swimming pools, a swim-up pool bar, spa, state-of-the-art health middle and an open-air yoga studio. A UNESCO World Heritage Web site, Tulum is residence to jaw-dropping cenotes, historic Mayan ruins, the Mesoamerican Coral Reef, and the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve – all of that are a brief journey from the property.
InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort, Maldives
Escape and reconnect with nature, your self and those that matter most whereas being surrounded by panoramic views of the Indian Ocean. With smooth white sands and palm tree peppered terraces, you’ll be dwelling the island life from the second you board the seaplane to the tranquil shores of the Raa Atoll. Nestled near the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, put together to be amazed by the myriad of marine life within the lagoon together with a novel manta ray sanctuary.
Chromoatophile – a lover of colors, from the Greek chroma
Six Senses Fort Barwara, India (Opening September 2021)
A wonderful 14th-century fort that simply accomplished a considerate, decade-long restoration undertaking is now a Six Senses sanctuary. As soon as residence to a Rajasthani Royal Household, the numerous conservation effort incorporates two palaces and two temples throughout the walled fort. The design reinterprets the regal ambiance of a bygone period courting again 700 years with touches of latest inside design. Every of the 48 suites is designed in trendy Rajasthani type that pays respect to the fort’s wealthy historical past whereas subtly incorporating state-of-the-art know-how.
Six Senses Douro Valley, Portugal
The superbly renovated 19th-century manor home in majestic River Douro, the world’s oldest wine area is a feast for the eyes. The up to date swimming pool includes a hydrotherapy circuit with highly effective jets , underwater LED chromotherapy that creates a continuing coloration sequence and soothing sound remedy. Company can expertise a spread of wellness therapies, together with “Float your troubles away,” a 20-minute floating remedy the place the physique is suspended within the water with the assistance of floating aids. The spa even presents particular playlists relying on the time of day, and pure mild.. This may be chanting manta music, sounds of dolphins and whales or bespoke compositions akin to Le spectacle de l’Océan by Michel Redolfi.
Opacarophile – one who loves sunsets. From the Latin opacare for nightfall or sundown.
Six Senses Ibiza, Spain (Opened July 2021)
When friends arrive at Six Senses on the northern tip of Ibiza at beautiful Xarraca Bay, they’ll spend their time in a spot deeply rooted in non secular wellbeing. This a part of the area is understood for its free-spirited, bohemian way of life that permeates all elements of the native tradition. Six Senses Ibiza would be the first sustainable BREEAM licensed resort within the Balearics. Positioned simply 35 minutes from the airport, each side of the resort’s bodily design will embrace the sensation of group and encourage the senses. With unique, immersive actions, natural, seasonal meals, and opulent lodging, Six Senses Ibiza is hospitality first for this a part of the world.
Six Senses Shaharut, Negev Desert, Israel (Opening August 5, 2021)
Positioned within the coronary heart of the Arava valley within the southern a part of Israel’s Negev desert, Six Senses Shaharut will have a good time its extremely anticipated opening this August 2021. Designed to make the most of the desert’s magnificence with an Earth Lab and camel farm situated on the foot of the hill, the resort seamlessly combines the model’s dedication to wellness, sustainability and extraordinary experiences. Set aside as an enclave of seclusion, Six Senses Shaharut is a harmonious mix of pure vistas and considerate design.
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