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Explore the natural wonders of the Maldives at Six Senses Laamu, a bespoke resort getaway in the middle of the Indian Ocean. Tailored for a new generation of adventurous travellers, their Discover Laamu package provides both on and off-island experiences, from snorkelling to visiting a local island and participating in cooking classes. The seven-night package includes a full-day deserted island escape with picnic lunch, sunset dolphin cruise and private cinema under the stars. Other options such as a guided snorkelling tour, aerial yoga class and meditation under the stars are also available.
Hilton has announced the opening of Sanya Yazhou Bay Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton, the first Curio Collection property in Greater China and Asia Pacific to join the exclusive, upper upscale collection brand of more than 35 distinctive hotels and resorts around the world. Located on the West Coast of Hainan Island's southernmost city, Sanya Yazhou Bay Resort is only a short drive from renowned attractions to discover such as Dongtian Park, Nanshan Temple and the unique Tianya Haijiao.
On a private island just 50 kilometres off the coast of Singapore lies Telunas Resorts, a luxury resort offering a quick getaway from the hustle and bustle of the Lion City. Featuring 15 spacious and intimately designed sea villas inspired by Indonesian Riau architecture, accommodation is naturally cooled from the overwater construction and offers wide-angle views of the azure sea and the rugged terrain of nearby Sugi Island. The resort recently introduced a spa and new meeting rooms for travellers mixing business and leisure.
A slice of serenity awaits at Lime Samui, a private luxury villa estate off the west coast of Koh Samui that offers unparalleled views of the Gulf of Thailand. With oversized pools, ensuite bathrooms, gyms and family rooms, each villa comes with a full staff consisting of a villa manager, private chef, maids and driver. The latest addition to the estate is Villa Spice, which has 5.5 bedrooms, including an impressive Waterfall Suite that sports a glass front and private mezzanine study. Other facilities include a 20-metre infinity pool with jacuzzi, large cinema, as well as a private spa for massages and mani-pedicures.
Set to open its doors in July, the Ritz Carlton Langkawi joins the list of luxury hotels on the island of Langkawi in Malaysia, home to pristine beaches and lush rainforests. The oceanfront resort, which reflects a laidback, traditional village setting, beautifully blends aesthetics with nature throughout its 90 guest rooms and suites, and 29 pool villas. Take a dip in the resort’s three swimming pools, indulge in its dining outlets and ocean front bar and lounge, stroll along a private beach or kick back at the spa, which also includes a Hammam. A wide range of activities are in the lineup, from curated nature discovery programmes to outdoor water sports.