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Moana Sands Villas

Discover the most unspoiled tropical setting at Moana Sands Villas.

Moana Sands Villas are just a short and scenic drive away in the village of Vaimaanga. Overlooking a stretch of gorgeous soft white sand and lagoon of iridescent blue, the views will take your breath away.

The secluded location is one of Rarotonga’s premier spots for snorkelling and swimming, offering a safe marine playground teeming with tropical fish. Grab the complimentary snorkel gear and explore beneath the surface, or jump in a kayak and head out to the reef.

Your home-away-from-home, comtemporary accommodation has all the necessary modern comforts, and offer mesmerising lagoon views from the privacy of your own balcony or patio. Choose from studio apartments, two-bedroom apartments and two-bedroom villas which can accommodate a family of four.

Each air-conditioned studio apartment features a private balcony or patio, king-size bed, in-room safe, television with DVD player, a fullyequipped kitchen including cook top, full size refrigerator/freezer microwave and tea and coffee making facilities.

While you are here in a little paradise, spoil yourself with a relaxing massage treatment at Moana Sands Hibiscus Spa. Located at the Taikura shops adjacent to the Moana Sands Beachfront Villas, the spa provides a range of relaxing treatments, manicures and pedicures.

Located adjacent to the Moana Sands Beachfront Villas, Coco Latte Café offers a tantalising array of delicious treats, fantastic coffees, fresh fruit smoothies and their famous nu (coconut) shakes.

Moana Sands Villas

Ara Tapu Road Main Road Beachfront, Rarotonga
COOK ISLANDS
Tel: +682 26189
Fax: +682 22 189
Email: [email protected]
www.moanasands.co.ck

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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

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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

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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

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Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort

On the east coast of peninsular Malaysia and within proximity to Kuantan city, capital of Pahang, the newly refurbished Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort is an idyllic beachfront resort.

Located on the stunning beachfront of Teluk Cempedak, Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort welcomes you with 301 new guestrooms, including 12 luxurious suites and 19 family-oriented rooms, all featuring a modern aesthetic design, accentuated by traditional Malaysian craft elements.

Enjoy panoramic views of the South China Sea or the resort’s wellmanicured gardens from the comfort of your spacious guestroom’s private balcony or patio. Newly designed bathrooms expand into the bedrooms and are fitted with walk-in showers or elegant, long bathtubs. Guests can also enjoy the modern convenience of complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi.

Relax and soak up the sun or take a refreshing dip in one of two outdoor swimming pools overlooking the South China Sea. The swim-up bar offers locally inspired signature drinks, cocktails, delicious bites and a tempting selection of ice creams and sundaes.

Savour the best of Malaysia’s diverse flavours at Kampung, the hotel’s all-day dining restaurant featuring live open show kitchens. Delight in authentic Italian cuisine at Italian Bistro, or enjoy casual tapas at Coals on the Beach with the most spectacular view of the South China Sea.

Unwind in the evening with cocktails at beachfront Sampan Bar, or head to Chukka for first-class live entertainment and a variety of popular hits spun by the resident DJ. At the heart of all the action Chukka is a bar that showcases a wide selection of wines and spirits. The Deli is your one-stop gourmet delicatessen perfect for daily baked breads, cookies and savoury items. It’s an ideal place to enjoy a quiet bite and some beverages or simply graband- go. In-room dining options are also available in the privacy and comfort of your room.

For an exclusive arrival experience, the resort offers Regency Club™ and suite guests a private entrance via a separate driveway. For an extra level of personalised service, the Club™ includes access to the Regency Club Lounge for added comfort and privacy during each stay.

Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort

Teluk Cempedak, 25050 Kuantan,
Pahang MALAYSIA
Tel: +60 (9) 518 1234
Email: [email protected]
hyattregencykuantanresort.com

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Plataran Indonesia

Plataran is a homegrown Indonesian hospitality group whose vision is to contribute to Indonesia and Indonesians by showcasing the rich and diverse natural and cultural heritage of this remarkable archipelago.

Plataran Indonesia was founded in 2009 and encompasses various facets of tourism, including hotels, resorts, cruises, spas, restaurants, event venues and nature development areas dotted throughout many heavenly locations all over the Indonesian archipelago.

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Plataran resorts are scattered around a series of picturesque and culturally rich destinations throughout the paradise island of Bali.

Plataran Canggu Resort & Spa (pictured first page, main) is an oasis nestled among lush green paddy fields. From the 250-year-old joglo structure at reception to the traditional alang-alang roofed villas with antique carved doorways, Indonesia’s rich architectural heritage provides an exotic setting for life’s finest comforts and experiences. Discover the true essence of Bali in sensual spa rituals, exceptional cuisine, and in the rich tapestry of cultural and spiritual traditions that are central to the rhythm of Balinese life.

A little further north, Plataran Ubud Hotel & Spa (pictured first page, middle) is an enclave of beautifully manicured gardens overlooking rice fields and an ancient temple, complemented by two elegant infinity pools, a luxurious spa and gym, and two restaurants offering gourmet Indonesian and Western cuisine.

At the very north-western tip of Bali, West Bali National Park is 382 hectares of protected natural habitat comprising mangroves, lowland rainforest, savannah and sandy beaches; a haven for wildlife such as kingfishers, monkeys and the endangered Bali starling. Plataran Menjangan (pictured second page, main) is the perfect location for nature lovers and explorers. It is a serene hideaway that exists in harmony with spectacular surroundings where facilities let guests reach out into the world of natural wonders at their doorstep. There’s The Octagon Ocean Club, Plataran Bali starling aviary, Plataran bird observation deck, native plants nursery, animal playground, Plataran ocean observation deck and Plataran private cruise jetty.

Komodo

Further east in the Indonesian archipelago, the rugged undulating hills of Komodo National Park form a backdrop for Plataran Komodo, (pictured second page, far left) an exquisite destination, where adventures unfold in the realm of dragons. Secluded in a quiet cove on Waecicu Beach, Plataran Komodo is a true tropical paradise. Intimate yet spacious villas seamlessly blend luxurious modern amenities with distinctive Javanese architectural stylings.

Guests can enjoy the best sunset views in Labuan Bajo at Atlantis Beach Club, indulge in a massage on Plataran’s sunsoaked jetty, or dine beneath a romantic canopy of stars. With Komodo National Park at their doorstep, visitors can venture out into one of the world’s most pristine marine environments or climb aboard a private cruise to go island-hopping.

Borobudur

Cradled by the Menoreh Hills, Plataran Borobudur (pictured second page, middle) is steeped in timeless heritage. Ornate villas offer an enchanting hideaway to inspire relaxation, equipped with a king-size bed, bathroom with rain shower and bathtub, outdoor terrace and private plunge pool.

The only hotel in the area with integrated facilities, Plataran Heritage Borobudur (pictured first page, far right) is the perfect choice for leisure and business travellers. Step into the serenity of Padma Spa where treatment rooms embraced by greenery evoke a sense of calm and balance. Dine amid the colonial charm and sophistication of the Patio restaurant where world-class cuisine is accompanied by uninterrupted views of the majestic Borobudur Temple. Get off the beaten track with a range of tailored destination activities combining agriculture, artwork, dance, discovery and culinary treasures.

Bromo

Perched high in the volcanic mountains of Central Java, Plataran Bromo (pictured first page, far left) sits at the gateway to Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The surrounding foothills are home to communities of Tenggerese tribes, proud custodians of ancient traditions and rituals dating back to the Majapahit empire. Through comforting lodging, authentic local cuisine, traditional ceremonies, natureinspired activities and epic sporting events, Plataran guests can delve deeper in the natural and cultural wonders of the world around them.

Bromo delivers an unforgettable dining experience. Designed in harmony with its countryside locale, each restaurant offers a wide selection of Indonesian and international comfort food made with the freshest locally grown ingredients.

A welcoming enclave, Padma Spa, located on a hillside overlooking the valley below, is a serene and verdant backdrop for relaxation and a wide range of wellness treatments..

Plataran Indonesia

Head Office Jl. Brawijaya Raya No. 4 Kebayoran Baru
Jakarta Selatan
12160 INDONESIA
Tel: +62 21 2932 6192
Fax: +62 21 2932 6191
Email: [email protected]

www.plataran.com

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Moana Sands Lagoon Resort

Discover your own slice of paradise, where glorious mountain peaks and pristine white sand beaches await.

Located on the world-famous Muri lagoon, Moana Sands Lagoon Resort welcomes guests aged 18 years and over, making it the ideal location for those seeking a romantic getaway.

The new property complements the Moana Sands Groups’ existing folio of the family friendly Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel and Moana Sands Beachfront Villas, which are located on south side of Rarotonga, along the pristine Titikaveka and Vaimaanga beaches.

Moana Sands Lagoon Resort offers an intimate selection of 24 guestrooms and suites located within a two-story beachfront complex. Choose from 22 Deluxe Lagoon Studios, or for additional luxury, the Beach Suite and the Lagoon Suite offer privacy and space with separate living areas.

All accommodation is beautifully appointed with modern Polynesian décor, and boasts stunning lagoon views from a private patio or balcony. Modern amenities include air-conditioning, king size bed, room safe, flat screen TV, ceiling fan, basic kitchen facilities including, mini-fridge and tea and coffee making facilities.

Guest facilities are conveniently located within the complex. The centrepiece of the resort is the salt water swimming pool, complete with sun lounging deck and a swim-up pool bar. The sparkling shores of Muri lagoon are at your door step which offers swimming at all hours of the day. Or venture out to enjoy the island’s marvelous nearby sites.

Moana Sands Lagoon Resort

Muri Lagoon, Rarotonga
COOK ISLANDS
Tel: +682 26189
Email: [email protected]
www.moanasands.co.ck

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Sunset Resort

Nestled idyllically on the shores of a sheltered lagoon, a secluded beachfront location provides guests with an unspoiled view of Rarotonga’s crystal clear aqua blue lagoon and breathtaking sunsets.

Sunset Resort has 35 spacious self-catering apartments that are located either on the beachfront overlooking the lagoon or beside one of the two swimming pools that are set in lush, tropical gardens. The resort’s intimate atmosphere guarantees all guests feel welcome while they enjoy the magic of Rarotonga and its people. Ideally located for convenience and privacy, the resort is just a short drive from the main town of Avarua and minutes from the golf course and tennis courts.

Studios and one- and two–bedroom suites all feature a fully-equipped kitchen with a microwave and a fridge/freezer. Airconditioned for comfort, the suites offer a split king size bed, colour TV, DVD library available on request, in-room safe and IDD phones. A guest laundry is also available.

Gourmet delights

The Anchorage Restaurant & Bar is surrounded by tropical gardens and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner while the Sunday sunset barbecue offers a relaxed dining option. The Birdcage Bar, open from Monday-Saturday, is the perfect place to chill out and mingle with other guests.

With helpful staff able to offer local information on sightseeing, activities and excursions including safari tours, snorkelling, lagoon cruising and kayaking, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Only five minutes from the airport, Sunset Resort offers all the conveniences and features needed for a relaxing escape within friendly, intimate surroundings.

Sunset Resort

PO Box 377, Rarotonga
COOK ISLANDS
Tel: +682 28028
Fax: +682 28026
Email: [email protected]
www.thesunsetresort.com

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W Koh Samui

W Koh Samui, an all-pool villa beachfront resort, is located at the peak of the north shore of Thailand’s famed Samui Island amidst a modern paradise of vibrant foliage and pristine beaches.

A modern playground for the discerning leisure traveller, the retreat offers signature services and amenities bringing a new level of indulgence to this renowned Thai island. Exclusive experiences include W’s signature Whatever/Whenever® service philosophy, providing guests with whatever they desire, from an exclusive private dinner on a deserted beach to an intimate sunset wedding, or an impromptu island hopping excursion.

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W Koh Samui has been designed as a contemporary paradise, offering an escape for guests who seek something extraordinary. The retreat features 74 private pool villas, designed using a blend of modern elements. The luxurious villas are equipped with modern lifestyle innovations and boast their own private pool, daybeds and also feature luxurious bathrooms and an outdoor shower. All villas enjoy modern conveniences such as a Yamaha sound system, 46” plasma screen TV, wine refrigerator and the signature W bed.

The W Lounge, magnificently designed and offering stunning ocean vistas, welcomes guests as they arrive at the retreat. Upon entry, guests will experience interactive digital floor projections that give way to an environment accented with off-white terrazzo floors, high ceilings clad in angular bleached wood veneer panels and oversized lamps. Inspired by the shape of a lotus flower, a key element of the W Lounge is the water feature and relaxation area that gives guests spectacular panoramic views of the islands and seascape. Enjoy exceptional dining options at The Kitchen Table that serves freshly baked treats, gourmet pizzas and buffets. Sample Japanese at W Koh Samui’s signature restaurant, Namu, that offers a modern reinvention of Asian cuisine styles in an intimate, sensual dining atmosphere.

Indulge at Away Spa, W’s signature spa for a blissful escape. Away Spa comprises of 576-square metres of indoor and outdoor spa treatment areas and features signature treatments including Thaimazcal®, massages, facials and body treatments, manicures and pedicures as well as a range of therapies incorporating local Thai influences. Guests will also be able to enjoy the WET pool, a state-of-the-art fitness centre (FIT), watersports centre (WAVE) and tennis court (SWING).

W Koh Samui

4/1 Moo 1, Tambol Maenam,
Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84330
THAILAND
Tel: +6677 915999
http://www.wkohsamui.com

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The Nai Harn Phuket

Welcome to a world of contemporary grandeur at this romantic sanctuary by the sea. Nestled in a tropical hillside rainforest, above a pristine beach, The Nai Harn is an icon of Phuket.

The resort recently unveiled a complete transformation with a host of new features and culinary experiences including a stunning 50-metre rooftop pool lounge, a cocktail list prepared by former legendary barman Salim Khoury at The Savoy in London plus glamourous additions such as a “press for Champagne” button in all suites, a mini putting green on select balconies and a BBQ Butler for bespoke sizzle sessions on private terraces.

Settle into your own private sanctuary. As the only member of the Leading Hotels of The World in Phuket, The Nai Harn offers the largest non-villa rooms on the island.

The expansive rooms showcase the glorious view of Promthep Cape, with thoughtfully laid out floor plans leading out to spacious terraces and are complete with cuttingedge technology, contemporary design, plush fabrics and luxurious amenities.

The Nai Harn cultivates the ultimate in seaside luxury. Discover all this enchanting sanctuary has to offer through a range of sophisticated amenities. Luxuriate by the swimming pool as you take in stunning views of the azure bay.

Delight in fresh and contemporary dining concepts combined with a stunning seaside location. Enjoy Mediterranean delights and local delicacies at Cosmo, or lounge at the glamorous, chilled-out beachside restaurant Rock Salt as you sip colourful cocktails and nibble on woodfired pizza or spicy satay. Innovative, international menus and one of the finest dining-with-a-view experiences on the island make The Nai Harn the preeminent Phuket dining destination.

The Spa at The Nai Harn offers a mix of traditional treatments, cutting-edge therapies and sought-after indulgences. Throw in a few eclectic inventions from the spa team and you’ve got an ocean of treats derived from the purest of natural ingredients and handpicked products

Considered one of Thailand’s best beaches, Nai Harn Beach is one of Phuket’s most popular destinations. Its tranquil waters are perfect for swimming and are a great starting point for island excursions.

Other local attractions include Ya Nui and Ao Sane, both great for snorkelling, as well as the majestic overlook at Promthep Cape. Key entertainment and shopping areas are only a short drive away.

The Nai Harn Phuket

23/3 Moo 1, Vises Road, Rawai,
Muang District, Phuket, 83130
THAILAND
Tel: +66 7638 0200
Fax: +66 7638 8211
Email: [email protected]
http://www.thenaiharn.com

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