Maximum style, minimum fuss! These are the resorts you need to visit to tap into the laidback luxe trend that everyone’s loving right now.
Qamea Resort & Spa in Fiji is the ultimate retreat.
With just 15 bures scattered throughout 100 acres of swaying coconut palms and verdant tropical gardens, it’s an intimate boutique resort catering to maximum of 30 adults. If privacy is what’s sought, Qamea’s romantically decorated rooms, all with outdoor showers and many with private swimming pools or jacuzzi spas, will exceed expectations.
Not only is the resort one of the most stunning in Fiji, the Qamea team is also committed to luxury, sustainability and social responsibility. What the resort owners pride themselves on the most is their wonderful staff and their commitment to preserving the beautiful environment, culture and tradition of Fiji.
Upon arriving, you can appreciate firsthand why the resort is dedicated to protecting its natural surroundings. Jagged volcanic mountains soar behind the property, which fronts onto a private white sand beach over a kilometre in length, and is known as the most spectacular in Fiji’s northern island group.
With the only Guinot Spa in the South Pacific, a PADI 5 Star accredited dive shop, snorkelling just off the resort and daily activities ranging from catered picnic lunches at cascading jungle waterfalls to invigorating coastal and mountain hikes – you will certainly not need to look far for something exciting and adventurous to do.
This is true, authentic paradise.
The rhythm of life on Bodu Hithi Island in North Malé Atoll is serene, and this chic retreat reflects the island’s character in every dimension – from the pristine palm-fringed beaches and stunning house reef, to the charming décor and sunset cruises across calm waters.
It is the perfect place for guests to reconnect with themselves, their loved ones and the wonder of the natural world. It is a place to breathe clean sea air, meet hawksbill turtles, witness the peaceful majesty of the native nurse sharks, swim with manta rays, and explore the exotic colours of the reef’s inhabitants.
Thatched roofs and outdoor showers offer Maldivian charm while modern fixtures and fittings inspire contemporary comfort. Each of the resort’s four villa types are designed to give you breathtaking views of the ocean – that stunning, quintessential image that says you’re in the Maldives.
Coco Bodu Hithi’s villas share the principals of generous space, private pools and outdoor decks, sleek design and genuine comfort. Nestled in lush tropical greenery, just steps from the ocean, each with their very own spot on the beach; or perched gracefully over the lagoon, each villa is surrounded by natural beauty.
In a remote setting that defines paradise, Koro Sun Resort & Rainforest Spa is a tropical retreat encircled by lush rainforest at the edge of a stunning private azure lagoon, where, from the moment you arrive, the staff embrace you like family.
Spend your days lazing on the daybeds, enjoying the multitude of water sports, exploring world-class dive sites, fine tuning your putting on the barefoot golf course, or rejuvenating at the iconic Rainforest Spa.
With a complimentary Kids Club, two restaurants to choose from, an adults-only Beach Club and a PADI-certified dive operation, Koro Sun Resort is the ultimate playground.
For the perfect touch of luxury in the resort’s Edgewater Lagoon, the Edgewater Bures were built with romance in mind, and offer a traditional Fijian style with tropical thatched roofing and a private porch elevated above the lagoon.
Each porch offers a private beach area with a ladder that leads directly into the blue lagoon. These bures offer spacious bathrooms with his and her vanities, king size romantic beds, and expansive views of the lagoon from the tropical lounge area and master bedroom.
The Anam’s philosophy is “Indochine charm, modern luxury’, promising guests a unique experience that cannot be found anywhere else in Vietnam.
The resort boasts more than 200m of absolute beach frontage on one of the world’s most beautiful bays. There are stunning views across the ocean and surrounding islands to the east, as well as the rugged, jungle-clad mountains to the west.
The Anam’s signature designed villas nestle harmoniously into the surrounds and with warm tropical breezes and swaying palms, it’s as close to paradise as one can find.
Imagine a charming camp of a dozen oriental-inspired tents in the most beautiful corners of Morocco – this is Scarebo. Dotted amongst the landscape, the spacious and comfortable tents decorated with unique, carefully-sourced pieces and locally-crafted artwork form a harmonious picture with their natural surroundings.
Set against an elegant and simple backdrop, the natural materials, African woven matting and Berber rugs, interesting pieces from travels abroad and atmospheric Moroccan lanterns, give the impression of an expedition from another time.
Arriving at Scarebo’s different sites, you will be greeted by a smiling team delighted to welcome you to their own small corner of paradise. The ingredients combine to form a unique alchemy, a place to completely unwind and disconnect from everyday life.