Casa Malca Mexico
Legend has it that Casa Malca, an old mansion on a huge plot of land located on Mexico’s Riviera Maya, belonged to Pablo Escobar, the famous international drug lord who used it for meetings with Mexican drug traffickers. “On the streets, people assure you that the house is still part of Escobar’s family,” says Ana
Salt House Nantucket
Salt Hotels, a homegrown collection of artfully designed boutique hotels in the US with properties in Cape Cod, Miami, the Hudson Valley and beyond, has launched its latest addition in Nantucket. Featuring 18 boutique Nantucket-style rooms, the 17th-century-replica style hotel is situated in the heart of verdant Brant Point, minutes from downtown and steps from
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Zazil Tunich Yucatan
Yucatan is a romantic destination by nature, nestled in the midst of an atmosphere of mysticism, magic, colour, history and locales pulled right from the screening of a romantic film. And now that laws to allow same-sex weddings have come into effect, this millennia-old Mexican destination has become an alternative setting for this most important
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The Nest Lincolnshire
Three dog friendly, luxury lakeside glamping lodges provide the perfect place to spend a summer with friends and family, relaxing, wild swimming, barbecuing, pampering, enjoying an outdoor film and firepit night. What is more, it’s all on your doorstep … so to speak. With summer temperatures rising, The Nest luxury glamping retreat in the heart
Tswalu rhino notching
Tswalu, South Africa’s largest private game reserve, is offering a once in lifetime opportunity to get up close to rhinos and at the same time help in a conservation project to protecting endangered Southern Kalahari rhino populations. From April to September, guests will be able to join the rhino notching initiative to analyse and support
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Jumeirah Bali - Entrance
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hospitality company, has further expanded its international portfolio with the debut of Jumeirah Bali – its first stunning, contemporary resort in Indonesia. Sitting gracefully on the beach area of Uluwatu, one of the most coveted locations on the island, Jumeirah Bali provides a wonderful destination for couples, groups and solo
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Anantara World Islands Dubai skyline
It has been a long time coming, but Dubai’s World Islands is finally up and running with the arrival of the first luxury resort on the 300-island archipelago. Located in the Arabian Gulf, approximately 2.5 miles off the coast of Dubai, Anantara’s new island resort is the first hotel in the South American continent of
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Banyan Tree Veya, flagship of the Banyan Tree Group’s new wellbeing-centered resorts, is completing final touches ahead of tomorrow’s opening (18 March) in Phuket, Thailand. The resort offers bespoke programs with an emphasis on what the brand calls “embodiment therapies”, built on Banyan Tree’s proprietary eight pillars of wellbeing. Veya, meaning “to weave”, provides the
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The Alan restaurant
International architecture and interiors practice Red Deer have designed The Alan Hotel in Manchester focused on experimentation, realness, and constant improvement. Born from a vision of wanting to do things differently, it offers something experimental, fresh and with an emphasis on partnerships between artists, chefs, designers, and forward-thinkers. Situated opposite the Manchester Art Gallery, in
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Selman Marrakech Atlas view
With the Moroccan borders reopening to UK travellers, a great place to enjoy wonderful hospitality is the unique Selman Marrakech – an elegant palace rising out of the desert at the foot of the dramatic Atlas Mountains, pictured above. Renowned Parisian architect Jacques Garcia’s designs will overwhelm you with a sensual welcome, from the 55
Royal Nuad Thai massage
The newly opened Royal Nuad Thai wellness sanctuary at the luxury 5* Royal Lancaster London offers guests and visitors alike the chance to rejuvenate in a place of serenity. This little oasis, hidden away on the third floor of the hotel, claims to be the most authentic experience of a Thai spa treatment outside of
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Reykjavik EDITION hotel
A flourishing culinary hotspot with cool cafés, a rollicking nightlife and an epic music scene, the spotlight is shining brightly on Iceland’s hip capital city and the arrival of The Reykjavik EDITION further cements EDITION Hotels’ uncanny ability to land in just the right place at the right time. “Reykjavik is a really cool, young
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