Taj Bentota Resort & Spa

Blending harmoniously with the Indian Ocean, Taj Bentota Resort & Spa is delightfully located along one of the finest beaches on the South West coast of Sri Lanka.

Be welcomed into a haven of tranquility as you marvel at the high wood ceiling in the lobby of this five-star hotel in Sri Lanka, enjoy the welcoming views of the blue Indian Ocean and accept humble greetings of Ayubowan.

Enjoy the sweetest escape into paradise and step into complete luxury when you book a stay at this deluxe resort with a selection of 160 modern rooms offering refreshing spaces to retreat and relax.

Stylish guestrooms combine easy elegance with local elements and have balconies or terraces with either sea or garden views. Suites afford additional pleasures and space with separate living and sleeping areas.

All rooms are equipped with all the latest technology so you can stay connected on the go. Enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, flatscreen TVs, as well as tea and coffee making facilities, a minibar and safe. When it’s time to relax, experience comfort like never before with plush beds, chic furniture and excellent room service.

The resort boasts some of the top restaurants in Sri Lanka. Overlooking the stunning pool views, The Palms offers Indian and Sri Lankan delicacies.

The stylish Sea View restaurant offers a superb selection of courses. S.H.A.C.K. is one of the best seafood restaurants in Sri Lanka, tempting guests with the freshest catch of the morning. Relish authentic Chinese food at Oriental Pavilion. Enjoy great nightlife and exotic cocktails at one of the best lounges in Bentota, Tease, where the tropical décor adds to the lively ambience.

The resort has everything you need to relax, unwind and let your worries melt away during your stay. Get ready to feel the weight of the world leave your shoulders with an indulgent experience at the Jiva Spa. A select range of exquisite services, beauty and wellness treatments combine the best ingredients to offer you everything from glowing skin to a rejuvenated mind and body. Whatever you choose to indulge in, the experience will leave you deeply refreshed and renewed all over.

The fun never stops at Taj Bentota Resort & Spa. A selection of tours include visits to the Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery, Galle Fort trips and whale watching tours. Private romantic dinning experiences can also be arranged.

Taj Bentota Resort & Spa

National Holiday Resort, Bentota
SRI LANKA
Tel: +94 34 555 5555
Fax: +94 34 227 5160
Email: [email protected]
www.tajhotels.com

EKHO Lake House

Your launchpad to a land of Kingdoms past, EKHO Lake House was built in 1870 as a circuit bungalow for British Government Agents, the Old Polonnaruwa Rest House and once the Queen of England’s holiday destination in the 1960’s.

Today, The Lake House provides a peaceful getaway featuring elegantly furnished rooms and modern facilities in the heart of Polonnaruwa, in North Central Sri Lanka, the medieval capital of the country. Caressed by the waters of one of the greatest man-made lakes, you cannot find a more serene and picturesque place to immerse yourself in rich history and serene surroundings.

Stay engulfed in royalty, with luxurious accommodation complete with modern comforts and amenities. Rooms blend seamlessly with their lush surrounds and provide breathtaking views of the tranquil lake and wildlife habitat that surrounds it.

Choose from nine Superior Rooms, four Deluxe Rooms and the tastefully dressed Royal’s Suite that offers you the rich experience of staying at the original honeymoon suite of the Queen of England in 1954.

All rooms are air-conditioned with fourposter queen size beds, en suite bathrooms, complimentary Wi-Fi, flatscreen television and minibar. Elegantly furnished in fern green and royal ochre, the Royal Suite still holds majestic presence with the same stately antique furniture and the Queen’s autographed photograph hangs keeping you in her gentle imperial company. The Royal Suite additionally boasts an outdoor jacuzzi, private terrace and private dining facilities along with a personalised butler service for royal treatment.

Dining at EKHO Lake is a locally-inspired journey. The resident chef de cuisine at the property is ever ready to excite your taste buds with local flavours. A team of food and beverage specialists have taken care to plan for menus offering simplicity, creative infusions and universal flavours.

The all day dining restaurant, with uninterrupted panoramic views of the lake, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers a variety of pan Asian to continental flavours.

Sri Lanka is a nation rich in culture and history. EKHO Lake House lies at the centre of two of the nation’s historic capital cities, Polonnaruwa and Anuradhapura. Step out of your hotel room and explore the awe-inspiring architecture of ancient Sri Lanka at your doorstep.

EKHO Lake House

Polonnaruwa,
SRI LANKA
Tel: +94 11 558 5858
Email: [email protected]
www.ekhohotels.com

Club Paradise Palawan

Club Paradise Palawan is an exclusive 19 hectare island resort within a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.

This tropical paradise is strategically located along a 700-metre pristine beach, amid Coron’s magnificent landscapes and seascapes, natural tourist attractions, and exhilarating dive sites.

Club Paradise Palawan has 50 suites and villas dotted around the island, all of which exude elegant simplicity that afford the most indulgent stay. For pampering, the Glow Spa is an oasis of serenity with a divine menu of heavenly treatments guaranteed to kindle the harmony of the mind, body and spirit.

For those wishing to keep active, a myriad of activities and excursions are offered such as kayaking, diving, hiking and Coron island hopping. The colourful house reef, which is home to over 550 underwater species, assures an unparalleled snorkelling experience and the on-site dive centre provides full diving and non-diving programs for beginners and avid divers.

Exchange timeless vows in Coron’s exclusive island paradise, embraced by the immaculate blue waters of Palawan. Ideal for couples seeking utmost privacy, intimacy and romance, Club Paradise Palawan blends the barefoot elegance of a tropical island with the bespoke service of a hotel for a beautifully orchestrated celebration.

Discover the island life at Club Paradise Palawan and experience the best of world renowned Filipino hospitality marked by the Discovery Hospitality’s genuine and personalised “service that’s all heart.”

Club Paradise Palawan

Dimakya Island, Coron,
Northern Palawan,
PHILIPPINES
Tel: +63 2 719 6971
Email: [email protected]
www.clubparadisepalawan.com

Discovery Shores Boracay

Discover the finest in island hospitality at Discovery Shores Boracay, one of the Philippines’ most prestigious resorts and a favourite among the most discerning travellers.

Located on one of the best beaches in the world, the resort features 99 luxurious suites equipped with only the finest amenities, services and facilities. Each modern suite is spacious with separate living spaces, and some have their own balcony which open up to beautiful coastal views.

Experience pampering beyond the ordinary at Terra Wellness Spa with a range of indulgent beauty treatments and massages. Other facilities include a children’s playroom, 24-hour room service, meeting rooms and a gym.

Guests are invited to witness the majestic view of the sea while dining at the island’s most celebrated restaurants, Indigo and Sands Restaurants. The Sand Bar beach bar offers the best seats in the house to view the magnificent Boracay sunset while enjoying refreshing cocktails.

If a destination wedding is your dream, then look no further. Discovery Shores Boracay’s intimate weddings are beautiful with a whimsical allure that makes them more special. Create meaningful and memorable moments with people dearest to you with a selection of Blissful Boracay wedding packages.

Discovery Shores Boracay is a member of the prestigious Preferred Hotels & Resorts Lifestyle Collection, a selection of hotels that provide responsive service and local dining that articulate culture and style.

Discovery Shores Boracay

Station 1, Barangay Balabag, Boracay Island,
Malay, Aklan, 5608 PHILIPPINES
Tel: +63 2 720 8888
Email: [email protected]
www.discoveryshoresboracay.com

Crimson Hotels & Resorts

Redefining hospitality in the Philippines, Crimson Hotels & Resorts boasts a selection of hotels across the Philippines providing travellers with inspired, memorable stays, whether they’re travelling for business or leisure.

Crimson Resort and Spa Mactan
Perfect for romantic getaways, family vacations and guests looking to enjoy laidback tropical elegance, this sprawling six-hectare beach resort and spa is located in Mactan, Cebu, just a 20-minute drive away from the Mactan International Airport, with 40 luxurious private pool villas featuring individual plunge pools and 250 guestrooms that combine both comfort and style with its contemporary Asian style.

An extensive selection of 250 guestrooms combine modern conveniences with neo- Asian décor and contemporised native accents. For added luxuries, 40 expansive villas offer luxurious comfort, outfitted with polished teak floors, locally-sourced Cebuano décor and beautiful domed ceilings made of woven banig. Expansive living areas lead to mesmerising views of the pristine Mactan sea from your own private plunge pool.

All rooms are equipped with modern facilities including fully automated windows, lighting and cooling systems, 55-inch LED TV, Nespresso Coffee Maker and high-speed Wi-Fi.

Take advantage of the prime beachside location with a wide range of watersports, kayaking and jet skiing as well as islandhopping tours and scuba diving trips.

Indulgent treatments await at Aum Spa or simply laze by the pool on one of the lounge chairs or along the beach.

From fancy dinners to laid-back lounges, Crimson Mactan Resort and Spa has the best atmosphere to feast, dine and drink. Savour small bites or sample bar-chows from the Score Sports Bar. At Saffron Café, breakfast through evening fare comes with a side of spellbinding views. While weekend lunches are a standout affair and evenings take a relaxed tone at Azure Beach Club. The best food in Mactan, Cebu is definitely at Enye, and for the best nightlife look no further than Azure Beach Club.

Crimson Resort & Spa Boracay
Setting a benchmark for guests seeking an ultra-exclusive hideaway, Crimson Resort & Spa Boracay is a dream escape.

Just a few minutes ride from the Caticlan Jetty Port, discover a tropical haven combining elegant contemporary architecture and modern facilities complemented by the warm ambience of Filipino island living.

Choose from a range of 192 rooms, suites and villas. The one-bedroom villas each have their own plunge pool, allowing you to take a luxurious dip at your own leisure. Suites and Deluxe Rooms give you an abundance of natural light with the floorto- ceiling windows. All rooms are designed with a distinct style and equipped with modern facilities including fully automated windows, lighting and cooling systems, 55-inch LED TV, Nespresso Coffee Maker and high-speed Wi-Fi.

Spacious, elegant and absolutely inviting, the Presidential Villa is the resort’s most lavish accommodation. Pamper yourself in this one-bedroom villa blending comfort and space with luxe interiors.

Celebrate life to the fullest at one of our four tantalising restaurants and bars. Indulge in superb leisure facilities and the abundance of watersports and activities on offer. Whether you’re planning a grand event with family and friends or just an intimate gathering, venue options include the Grand Ballroom, Events Pavilion and the beachfront.

Keep the little ones active and busy at Crimzone Kids Entertainment while there is much more for the adults to explore at the fitness centre, three swimming pools and Aum Spa.

Crimson Hotel Filinvest City, Manila
Discover true elegance in the heart of Alabang, just steps away from trendy shopping malls, dining options and plenty of exciting activities to discover.

Alabang is known as a flourishing city that is not as crowded as its neighbours in the greater Metro Manila. Crimson Hotel Filinvest City, Manila perfectly sits just by the border of Skyway, easily accessible to major roads, yet delivers a graceful urban oasis for your refuge from the daily grind.

Make yourself at home in one of the 345 creamy-hued guestrooms which offer plush bedding and state-of-the-art amenities. Opulent suites showcase stellar views of Alabang.

The hotel’s main restaurant, Café Eight, offers contemporary international menu options serving fresh and healthy cuisine. Sample bar bites while enjoying the vibrant vibe at the Deck Bar, or share romantic after-dinner cocktails and wines at the Lobby Lounge.

The photogenic poolside offers an oasis in the city for those who are are looking for a relaxing retreat.

Crimson Hotels & Resorts

For booking and inquiries, visit
www.crimsonhotel.com

Adaaran Prestige Water Villas

An oasis of tranquillity and relaxation, Adaaran Prestige Water Villas is located in the Raa Atoll, 152 kilometres to the north of the capital, Malé, accessible via a 45-minute scenic seaplane journey.

A sublime selection of Water Villas offer an intimate escape perched right above the water. Each villa is elegantly appointed with luxurious wooden interiors, and a beautiful sun deck with direct access to the turquoise waters below.

Dinning options are sure to delight the senses with an array of sublime tastes and f lavours at one of the best restaurants in Maldives. The main restaurant serves everything from succulent freshly caught seafood to signature European delicacies. Let your taste buds enjoy a celebration of mouthwatering f lavours at the signature fine-dining restaurant.

In-room dining is also available on request for those intimate moments under a dazzling night sky, and a private candlelit dinner on the beach can also be easily arranged.

Surrounded by the resort’s lush landscaping, Chavana Spa at Adaaran Prestige Water Villas offers tranquility, privacy and pampering treatments. Spa facilities include three double rooms, four single rooms, steam and sauna facilities, relaxation and a manicurepedicure area. A fully-equipped gym offers the health conscious traveller a chance to keep fit while on holiday in the tropics.

Guests are spoiled for choice with activities and excursions from fishing to island hopping. The setting of Adaaran Prestige Water Villas also makes it an ideal venue for watersports. An officially certified dive school offers programs and courses for divers of any ability, from beginners to experts. Exceptional dive sites are available in the vicinity of the resort.

Do as little or as much as you please. Lounge on the powder soft beaches or take a dip in the meticulously designed swimming pool. The gleaming waters surrounding the resort are irresistible, inviting the visitor to experience the tranquil seas. Swimming and snorkelling are ideal pursuits in this pristine location, with a beautiful coral reef visible in the waters. All manner of marine life, from vibrantly coloured fishes to rays and turtles are readily seen in the seas bordering the island beaches.

Adaaran Prestige Vadoo

Meedhupparu,
MALDIVES
Tel: +960 664 0375
Fax: +960 664 0379
Email: [email protected]
www.adaaran.com/prestigewatervillas

Adaaran Club Rannalhi

Bask in the golden sun and frolic on the soft sands as you experience friendly Maldivian hospitality and explore the rich tropical wonders of a vibrant island nation during your stay at this inviting Maldives hotel.

Adaaran Club Rannalhi sits exclusively at the tip of the South Malé Atoll offering access to pristine beaches, excellent scuba diving opportunities and a relaxed environment.

Seamlessly blending with the lush surrounding landscapes, accommodation at Club Rannalhi provides the perfect tropical retreat.

Every space is created to make your stay an extraordinary experience. The 96 Standard Bungalows offer an elegant space with modern conveniences. Spacious terraces or balconies let you take in the beauty and magnificence of your surroundings from your own room, while the 26 spacious and secluded Water Bungalows offer direct access to the clear ocean waters from the expansive sun deck.

Setting new standards for Maldives dining, Adaaran Club Rannalhi will take you on a gastronomic journey to delight the senses. The main restaurant features a diverse menu daily from breakfast to dinner featuring both continental dishes and cuisine unique to the Maldives. After a long day of touring the Maldives or partaking in the hotel’s choice of excursions, wind down at Nika Lounge Bar with a chilled cocktail amidst panoramic views of the endless sea.

In-room dining is also available on request for those intimate moments under the dazzling night sky. A private candlelit dinner on the beach is also available upon request. Relax and induldge in pampering amidst the tranquillity of the spa. All treatments have been thoughtfully created to provide a sensory adventure, whilst keeping focus on providing a fresh and friendly Balinese spa experience.

Adaaran Club Rannalhi offers a range of excursions designed to give you the full taste of a unique holiday experience in Maldives. Swim alongside exotic sea creatures, dive under the shadow of a giant manta ray or explore the neighbouring islands to discover untouched patches of paradise.

Join in a game of beach football to work up a sweat or try your hand at some beach volleyball for some fun in the sun. Fishing enthusiasts, both amateurs and professional alike can partake in a variety of safaris designed to both amaze and challenge you on your holiday.

Adaaran Club Rannalhi

Meedupparu, Raa Atoll
MALDIVES
Tel: +960 664 0375
Fax: +960 664 0379
Email: [email protected]
www.adaaran.com/clubrannalhi

Hyatt Regency Bali

After an extensive five-year facelift, the legendary Hyatt Regency Bali has reopened.

Beachfront luxury

Set amid nine hectares of lush, tropical gardens on Sanur Beach, Hyatt Regency Bali evokes the same sense of awe and admiration in its guests as it did 45 years ago, while maintaining the much-loved Balinese aesthetic of the original.

The lobby has been rebuilt as the original with its rustic thatched alang-alang roof, and opens out to provide improved views of the gardens and Bali Sea. Throughout the hotel, local materials and techniques, such as hammered copper, rattan, bamboo and coconut shell, have been integrated with a modern approach and statues. Batik printing blocks and Balinese wood and stone carvings from Bali Hyatt have been repurposed as wall art and sculptures.

Modern tropical chic

Hyatt Regency Bali offers 363 rooms spanning 27–81 square metres, each featuring a private balcony and cabana overlooking the lush gardens or Bali Sea. A study in modern tropical chic, the rooms feature Balinese touches, from distinctive carved banyan wood or halfsplit bamboo wall panelling to woven rattan panels on doors and furniture.

The hotel’s 39 suites with separate living and dining rooms include access to the Regency Club Lounge offering a private concierge, complimentary breakfast, all-day snacks and evening cocktails and canapés.

Authentic dining

Hyatt Regency Bali showcases authentic dining venues, each utilising the freshest and finest ingredients available, local and organic wherever possible.

Omang Omang is the hotel’s all-day dining space offering comfort food from Indonesia and around the world. Alongside views of the gardens and pools, Omang Omang serves a buffet breakfast, resort favourites all day and charcoalgrilled seafood and prime cuts in the evening.

For stunning sea views and sundowners, Pizzaria is hard to beat. This casual drinking and dining venue on Sanur Beach specialises in freshly made pasta, pizza baked in wood-fired ovens, frozen cocktails and Italian sodas muddled with fresh fruit and herbs.

Against a backdrop of gamelan musicians by day and piano accompaniment by night, Piano Lounge is ideal for a quiet drink, casual business meeting or social gathering.

Hyatt Regency Bali offers three sea-facing swimming pools: a main pool surrounded by bounteous overhanging bougainvillea, a lap pool within the spa overlooked by a reclining statue of Ganesh, and a shallow children’s pool where the young ones can swim through a replica of Goa Gajah, the 9th-century ‘elephant cave’ temple near Ubud.

The fitness centre, open 24-hours a day, features walls of floor-to-ceiling glass so guests can enjoy views of the gardens while working out on the latest Precor strength and cardio equipment.

Renew and revitalise

The Shankha Spa features a concise list of treatments inspired by Balinese wellness techniques and incorporating local ingredients, designed to renew and revitalise. The vast complex comprises ten spa villas housing a treatment area, relaxation lounge, shower, changing room, vanity area and private garden with an outdoor whirlpool ideal for watsu (aquatic massage) treatments.

For the little ones, Camp Hyatt Kids Club features an outdoor playground, an indoor playroom filled with toys and games, and a programme designed to both entertain and educate with Balinese arts, crafts and cultural activities.

Uplifting function space

With the event venues at Hyatt Regency Bali, Tierra Design and Spin Design Studio have drawn direct inspiration from wantilan, traditional Balinese community pavilions, to create its compound of event spaces arranged around a central outdoor courtyard. Featuring its own drop-off entryway for streamlined arrivals, the complex comprises five separate gathering spaces with glass walls (unique in the area) to bathe spaces in natural light. The 468-square-metre ballroom features a show kitchen for live culinary theatre and can accommodate up to 600 guests for cocktails, while four additional multifunctional meeting spaces range from 98–324 square-metres and can accommodate 25–150 guests. The 240-square-metre courtyard, available for outdoor events for up to 120 attendees, is ideal for Balinese dance performances.

Located in the heart of Sanur, the hotel is within walking distance to myriad of restaurants, cafés, boutiques and entertainment venues. Sanur is located conveniently close to Bali’s top attractions, allowing guests to enjoy a wide range of activities suited for families, couples or business travellers.

Jalan Danau Tamblingan 89, Sanur, Bali,
80228 INDONESIA
Tel: +62 361 281234
Email: [email protected]
www.hyattregencybali.com

Ramayana Suites

Discover an urban sanctuary in the heart of Kuta at this five-star resort.

Ramayana Suites is commited to deliver an outstanding service, to guarantee guests’ expectations down to the smallest details.

Surrounded by beautiful lush green tropical gardens, in a serene atmosphere, lavish accommodation consists of 39 new elegant suites. Each is built with a kitchenette, bathtub, and an expansive terrace overlooking the breathtaking turquoise-water swimming pool.

Suites provide the ultimate space to unwind in the brilliant twist of Balinese culture and luxurious modern details, represented through clean whites combined with modern teak wooden furnishings and décor.

The legendary Lumbung is designed with the perfect combination of modern design of Indonesian heritage and comes with the best view from the terrace overlooking the whole pool area, while the Rama category offers a more traditional touch. The Two Bedroom Residence provides complete in-room facilities suitable for groups or families. Complete with great features including a spacious master bathroom, walk-in closet and fully equipped kitchen.

All rooms come with complimentary Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, daily turndown service and 24-hour room service, a minibar, daily bottled drinking water, safe deposit box, and tea and coffee making facilities.

Gabah Restaurants & Bar showcases Indonesian’s rich cultureal heritage and cuisine, offering an unforgettable dining experience with immaculate service and attention to detail. A variety of cocktails and refreshments can be ordered from the Pool Bar and Lounge.

Invigorate your senses and indulge at Ritual Spa by Ambiente. Choose from rejuvenating wellness treatments and massages for a spa experience that is hard to beat.

Ramayana offers a variety of activities to immerse yourself in Balinese culture. Try a cooking class, learn traditional Balinese dance, make an offering like Canang, or learn to weave bamboo and make original beautiful handicrafts. There is an on-site gym and yoga classes are also offered for guests who wish to keep healthy on holiday.

Ramayana Suites is located right on the Kuta boulevard, lined between vibrant shopping spots such as Kuta Square, Beachwalk Mall and Discovery Mall, as well as numerous restaurants and is less than a three minute walk to the famous Kuta beach.

Ramayana Suites

Bakung Sari, Kuta,
Bali 80361 INDONESIA
Tel: +62 361 762800
Fax: +62 361 751866
Email: [email protected]
www.ramayanasuites.com

Bali Dynasty Resort

The Bali Dynasty Resort is a premier beachside resort in South Kuta, renowned for its warm Balinese hospitality.

The resort is conveniently located a ten-minute drive from the airport and is within walking distance of shopping, markets, and an extensive choice of restaurants, nightspots and entertainment venues.

The Bali Dynasty Resort offers 313 guestrooms including suites, providing a wide range of room types to suit all needs. All rooms have en suite bathrooms, and are equipped with tea and coffee making facilities, IDD telephone, hairdryers, satellite TV, DVD player, safe deposit box, minibar and individually controlled air-conditioning.

Experience the best of Bali

The resort features a wide range of activities and facilities to suit all types of travellers. The guest activity centre will assist you with planning activities to ensure that you get the most out of your holiday and are able to experience the best of Bali. Choose from a wide range of activities including watersports, trekking, rafting and other exciting tours around the island.

Lounge and unwind by the adultsonly lazy pool, while kids can enjoy the 56-metre waterslide, kids pool, ‘Enchanted Garden’ and outdoor play area at the kids’ club. A professionally trained team of staff are on hand to ensure the utmost safety and security of children from 4 to 12 years of age, with a full, action-packed list of activities that enables parents to enjoy a relaxing break.

Relax and unwind

The Ashoka Spa at the Bali Dynasty Resort offers a complete range of treatments, from traditional Balinese massages to Ashoka’s Signature Massage, to help you unwind and relax. The spa also provides unique treatments specially created for him as well as a massage created for kids. The spa incorporates private double and single air-conditioned treatment rooms, 16 massage beds and two saunas.

The Bali Dynasty Resort boasts a choice of six restaurants to enjoy. Each with its own individual theme caters for different budgets from fine dining to casual dining with a variety of entertainment options. Choose from Chinese, Irish, Italian, Western, Asian, Indian, al fresco beside the pool or in air-conditioned comfort.

Whether you seek an action packed family holiday, or a romantic getaway, Bali Dynasty Resort truly has something for everyone.

Bali Dynasty Resort

Jl. Kartika, Kuta, Badung Regency,
Bali 80361 INDONESIA
Tel: +62 361 752403
Fax: +62 361 752402
Email: [email protected]
bdr.pphotels.com