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Las Balsas

Hosteria Las Balsas is a small luxury boutique hotel on the shores of Lake Nahuel Huapi in Argentina's Lake District. Located to the north of Bariloche, this Relais & Chateaux property offers the finest cuisine and accommodation in the...
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Toka Leya

Overlooking picturesque islands in the mighty Zambezi River, Toka Leya offers the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure; ideal for the beginning or end of your African safari.
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Kapamba Bushcamp

A romantic and tranquil camp situated in a remote corner of South Luangwa National Park, Zambia. Set on the banks of the shallow, spring-fed Kapamba river, this Bushcamp is surrounded by some of the park’s richest wildlife.
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Chindeni Bushcamp

In a beautiful location on the edge of a permanent lagoon where hippo chortle and elephant wallow, stands Chindeni Bushcamp, undoubtedly one of the most beautiful tented camps in South Luangwa, Zambia.
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Tafika Camp

Tafika Camp’s location on the east bank of the Luangwa River, north of the Nsefu Sector of the South Park, makes it ideal for those who enjoy the serenity of the bush.
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Coming Soon: A Cycling Tour of Rwanda

Working alongside The Slow Cyclist we are curating a journey that will give a small group of guests a once-in-a-lifetime cycling adventure into the heart of Rwanda. Our journey shows you this extraordinary country in a way that few...
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Lion Sands Ivory Lodge

The Lion Sands lodges, including Ivory lodge, are set along the banks of the perennial Sabie River, and each have breath-taking views – no one more inspiring than the next. Every day, the appearance of animals at the water’s...
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Four Seasons Bogota

Experience the historic, contemporary city of Bogota from your choice of two Four Seasons hotels that provide contemporary comfort blended with local influences and culture.
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Hacienda La Danesa

This charming six-bedroom farmhouse offers guests of all ages a delightful escape into a traditional way of Ecuadorian life that has been maintained by the Olsen family for over fifty years. The warm and friendly staff love nothing more...
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Mountain Lodges of Peru

Mountain Lodges of Peru offers a unique take on adventure travel to Machu Picchu. Cultural immersion, lodge-to-lodge journeying, exploration of breathtaking landscapes to experience the very best of the region in the hands of expert guides.
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Casa San Agustin

Casa San Agustin is one of our favourite properties in Cartagena. Set within a colonial mansion, the house maintains and reflects much of the city's rich culture and heritage.
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Corocora Camp

Corocora Camp is an exclusive Tented Camp set inside a private reserve, located in the Llanos Orientales region of Colombia.
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Casa Galavanta

Casa Galavanta is a private wooden lodge nestled between dense rainforest and lush coffee fields in the heart of the Sierra Nevada.
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Coming Soon: The Exceptional Cycling Tour of Namibia

Join us on a once-in-a-lifetime exploration of Namibia's deserts and bushlands. With exclusive use of state-of-the-art bikes as well as the comfort of 4x4 land cruisers, we will take you on a journey of Namibia unlike any other.
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August 2020: Wildlife Photography in the Pantanal with Paul Joynson-Hicks

Capture the very best of Brazil's Pantanal alongside world-class photographer, Paul Joynson-Hicks. Whether you are an experienced photographer looking to explore the next level of skill or an amateur taking your first steps, this journey is designed to allow...
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October 2020: Walking in Nepal with Nigel and Toby Warren

Celebrating Exceptional Travel’s ten year anniversary, Toby and Nigel Warren are joining forces for this special , one-off walking adventure into the heart of the Annapurna Mountains. The father and son team are deeply passionate about the country...
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Hoanib Valley Camp

Amongst the mountains and sand dunes of remote north-western Namibia is Hoanib Valley Camp, a joint venture between the giraffe conservation fund and local communities.
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Etosha Mountain Lodge

Serene yet full of character, the thatched chalets of Etosha Mountain Lodge are perched on a dolomite hill offering panoramic views of the iconic Namibian landscape with an abundance of big game and wildlife.
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Dwarika’s Resort Dhulikhel

Tucked into the foothills of this ancient Himalayan valley is one of the most peaceful retreats on earth. Every inch of Dwarika’s Resort has been carefully designed to provide a fully restorative and rejuvenating escape. 
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Shipwreck Lodge

Located in the famous Skeleton Coast National Park Shipwreck Lodge is only 45 km from Möwe Bay this unique village of shipwreck-shaped chalets are nestled between the dunes with a view of the Atlantic Ocean where the cold Benguela...
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Uxua Casa Hotel

Tucked away in the main 'Quadrado' Square of Trancoso, Uxua Casa Hotel remains one of the most sought-after boutique hotels in Brazil. The ten charming cottages, gardens and main house have been carefully designed to reflect Bahia's laid-back and...
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Lyngen Lodge

In about 2.5 hours, this charming arctic lodge can be reached by a scenic land or ferry journey from Tromso. The lodge is perched on the banks of Lyngen Fjord and can accommodate up to 16 guests in eight...
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Caiman Ecological Refuge

The Caiman Ecological Refuge is a pioneering ecotourism enterprise in the Southern Pantanal. The reserve takes great pride in the research activities it carries out alongside partnerships with leading universities and scientists from across the world.
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Fundu Lagoon

Fundu Lagoon is a small privately owned boutique hotel in Pemba offering natural barefoot luxury in a unique Tanzanian setting and can be reached by plane or boat from Zanzibar. There are eighteen tented safari style bungalows, some on...
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Baraza Resort & Spa

Immerse yourself in the crystal-clear water of the Indian Ocean, sip a freshly cut coconut from our waving palm trees, indulge in a massage, dive our Coral reef, experience our warm, genuine Swahili hospitality. With just 30 villas, Baraza...
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Marriott Mena House

With a backdrop of the Great Pyramids of Giza, this Marriott property may be larger than some but the outstanding view ensures you never forget where you are. This is a fantastic spot to begin or end your discovery...
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Villa Alma Rosa

Designed for a French artist and her family, Villa Alma Rosa is one of the best value villa rentals on along Mexico's Riviera Maya coast. This beautiful home is located on Jade Beach in Akumal with powdery white sand...
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Sofitel Winter Palace

The Sofitel Winter Palace blends colonial design with the opulent traditions of Pharaonic times. In the 19th-century the palace was created as a winter retreat for the Egyptian royal family and has since welcomed some of the world's leading...
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Sun Boat IV

Furnished in a contemporary style with luxurious teak flooring and local textiles, the Sun Boat IV is one of the most stylish vessels on the Nile. There are 36 standard cabins, two presidential suites and two royal suites each...
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Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica

Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica can be found hidden deep in one of Peru’s largest reserves and perched on the banks of the Madre de Dios River. A bird-lover’s paradise with over 540 bird species that have been spotted in...
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Inkaterra La Casona

La Casona blazed the trail for stylish, boutique properties in Cusco and it remains up there with the top options in the city. This charming hotel has been converted from a 16th Century manor house and the design never...
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Hotel B, Lima

This restored mansion is Lima’s only Relais & Chateaux property and is bursting with bundles of charm to reflect is heritage as the former summer home of a wealthy Peruvian family. This is one of the city’s first truly...
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Delphin

The Delfin fleet delivers on every front from exceptional service and stylish accommodation to extremely knowledgeable and passionate guides, who have designed a range of wonderful ways to experience the Amazon.
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Chable Maroma

Flanked by tropical jungle and a spectacular coastline of white, Caribbean beach, Chable Maroma is a truly special Mexican retreat with unbroken views of the turquoise ocean ahead. The scenic setting provides a decadent immersion in beachside tranquillity far...
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Awasi Patagonia

Awasi Patagonia gives its guests front row seats to one of the most stunning views in the country. Every cabin comes with your own private guide and 4WD vehicle. At the end of a day's exploring, return to your...
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Explora Rapa Nui

Surrounded by soft, grassy prairies and sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean, Explora provides a warm and stylish base from which to explore this extraordinary island. Travellers who are lucky enough to visit Easter Island are rarely disappointed and...
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Matetsi Victoria Falls

Matetsi Private Game Reserve is tucked into a nine mile stretch of private land that runs along the banks of the Zambezi River. Beyond the river bank, 123 000 acres of a private game reserve is yours to explore...
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June 2019: The Tusk Safaricom Marathon

Run wild! Tusk’s Safaricom Marathon and Half Marathon invites participants from all over the world to compete in an internationally acclaimed event while running through one of Africa’s most breathtaking wildlife conservancies.
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Chable Yucatan

Chable is one of the Yucatan’s most stylish retreats that offers a world-class wellness programme amid a spectacular and private jungle setting. Hidden amid Mayan forest and 750 acres of private land, this unique retreat is only 25 minutes...
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Aria Amazon

With a 1:1 crew-to-guest ratio, custom designed speedboats, kayaks and even bicycles. The team behind the Aria Amazon will ensure guests receive the very best Amazonian experience each day. Back on board, floor to ceiling windows in every cabin...
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Vira Vira

Located in the heart of Chile’s Lake District and tucked away within a private 22 hectare estate, this excellent &Beyond property is one of the top options for a visit to this stunning region. It doesn't take long for...
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Pousada Maravilha

This intimate and friendly lodge is one of the only properties with unbroken sea views on Fernando do Noronha. The team who operate the lodge are passionate about playing their part in the conservation of this pristine archipelago and...
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Reserva do Ibitipoca

Reserva do Ibitipoca is a stunning hideaway in the rolling hills of Ibitipoca State Park amid swathes of Atlantic Rainforest that drape the Ibitipoca mountain range and the Mantiqueira mountains.
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Estancia Huechahue

Estancia Huechahue is a 15,000 acre working ranch set in the foothills of the Andes, amid archetypal northern Patagonian landscapes. The estancia remains one of our favourite destinations for guests who are looking for a genuine Argentine experience of...
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Estancia Cristina

Estancia Cristina is one of the finest and most remote locations in Patagonia. Only accessed by boat, the estancia is perched on the northwest shore of the Argentino Lake, deep in Los Glaciares National Park. This enviable position gives...
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Palacio Duhau – Park Hyatt Buenos Aires

Palacio Duhau – Park Hyatt Buenos Aires is located in the fashionable neighbourhood of Recoleta. This fantastic hotel is moments away from the most exclusive shops and restaurants in the city and exudes the opulence of the private palace...
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Casa Cairuçu

Casa Cairuçu takes its name from its spectacular location near to the coastal town of Paraty. A few steps from the calm, protected waters of Paraty Bay, this pretty, three bedroom house is located inside the Environmental Protection Area...
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Hacienda Zuleta

This stunning 17th century working-farm was the residence of Ecuador’s former President Galo Plaza Lasso and his family. A pretty two hour drive from Quito brings guests to this warm and friendly hacienda nestled deep in the Andes.
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November 2019: Tanzania with Simon King

This action-packed, ten night Exceptional Journey takes you through the highlights of Tanzania, capturing beautiful contrasting landscapes, fascinating cultures and captivating wildlife. The tour begins in the Serengeti National Park in the north and continues west to the remote...
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July 2019: Southern Africa with Simon King

This desert-orientated itinerary with Simon King takes you to the extremely remote and little-visited Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, characterised by its red sand dunes and the arid Nossob River valley. From the Kgalagadi move onto Tswalu, the largest private game...
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Origin & Theory

These luxury yachts in the Galapagos offers guests comfort and space on board and a highly experienced 14-member Ecuadorian crew, which includes two fantastic naturalist guides (one for every ten guests). Ecoventura pride themselves on local conservation and guests...
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Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel

Inkaterra pride themselves on designing warm and intimate properties that reflect local traditions. Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel is no exception. Walking into this leafy oasis guests are welcomed by friendly staff and a relaxed atmosphere that is immediately inviting....
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Explora Patagonia

This landmark lodge has an enviable position within Chile's Torres del Paine National Park. Explora offers highly experienced guides, luxury accommodation and stunning views from every window. Guests can explore by horseback or 4x4 and there are also excellent...
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Nomads of the Seas

From the deck of The Atmosphere, a state-of-the-art expedition cruise vessel, the potential to explore the most remote corners of Patagonia is unbound. The experience offers a small number of guests the unique opportunity to reach some of the...
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Awasi Atacama

Awasi is the perfect base from which to explore the Atacama Desert. The atmosphere at this charming lodge is immediately warm and friendly and every detail has been thought through from hand-made blankets to keep you warm at night...
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Hotel Santa Teresa Rio McGallery

The Hotel Santa Teresa Rio McGallery by Sofitel provides peaceful a peaceful escape from the busy streets of Rio hidden within an oasis of calm. The pool and terrace of the Santa Teresa face the twinkling lights of...
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Casas Brancas

Casas Brancas is a charming and stylish boutique property in the heart of Buzios. The rooms are light and fresh and most have direct views of the ocean from the floor to ceiling windows and a private terrace. The...
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Sacha Lodge

This remote jungle lodge is hidden deep in the Ecuadorian Amazon. From here guests can explore the pristine rainforest in the hands of fantastic guides who know the jungle and waterways of the Napo River better than anyone.
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Sol y Luna

Tucked into the heart of the Sacred Valley , the Sol y Luna is surrounded by lush gardens and far-reaching views of the Andes Mountains beyond. This warm and friendly lodge never loses a sense of place and it...
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Sisindu C

Newly constructed and superbly equipped, Sisindu C is a flexible, stylish, relaxed and beautiful villa situated on the picturesque coast, 10 kms from Galle.
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Hebridean Sky

For those with little time to spare, any of Antarctica 21's vessels can be accessed via a two hour flight over the Drake Passage and boarded directly in Antarctica. Once on board, guests can enjoy all the comfort that...
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Cottar’s Bush Villa

Cottar’s Bush Villa is an exclusive Mara homestead, based at the award-winning Cottar’s 1920's Safari Camp in Kenya, East Africa. The homestead borders the latest addition to the 7 Wonders of the World,The Maasai Mara National Reserve and, is...
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Chongwe River House

Zambia's Lower Zambezi is renowned throughout Africa for its magnificent herds of wild elephant, exceptional predator viewing and of course the Zambezi River. It's also home to one of the continent's most spectacular and unique private homes.
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Awasi Iguazu

Awasi Iguazú is the perfect spot to explore the spectacular Iguazu waterfalls as well as the miles of rainforest that surround them. Few people take the time to venture further than the waterfalls and the forests are almost empty....
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Rincon del Socorro

The Ibera Wetlands are often overshadowed by Brazil’s larger and wider-known Pantanal but they are just as spectacular. Ibera means ‘bright water’ in the local guarani dialect and, when the sun catches the water and every horizon flashes sliver,...
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Silver Cloud

With brand new Zodiacs, the only Relais & Chateaux restaurant in Antarctica and a pole-to-pole expedition itinerary, Silver Cloud really does break the ice between expedition and luxury.
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Las Alamandas

Las Alamandas is hidden amid 1,200 acres of a pristine nature reserve on the Costalegre coastline between Merida and Puerto Vallarta. Las Alamandas is breathtakingly romantic with plenty of nooks and crannies to rest and relax in the privacy...
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Hotel Esencia

Esencia is a luxury retreat on the shores of the Caribbean Sea. The property can claim one of the best beach fronts in the region and, for many years, it has remained one of our favourite beach hideaways in...
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Hacienda de San Antonio

Hacienda de San Antonio is part of the Goldsmith family's portfolio of luxury private retreats in Mexico. Everything about Hacienda de San Antonio feels decadent and ‘other worldly’. You half expect Gatsby himself to appear at the rooftop bar...
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Flor Blanca

Flor Blanca is flanked by unspoiled tropical jungle and seven acres of world famous surf that rolls onto the coast of the Nicoya Peninsula. The property is well known for its yoga and pilates lessons that are delivered by...
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Lapa Rios Lodge

Lapa Rios sits within 1,000 acres of private tropical lowland rainforest. The lodge is perched on a cliff edge deep in the Osa Peninsula overlooking the Pacific Ocean and surrounded by swathes of lush rainforest.
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Pacuare Lodge

Tucked away in the middle of 840 acres of private reserve, Pacuare Lodge sits peacefully on the banks of the mighty Pacuare River. This remote lodge is best accessed (at least one way) via a half-day white water rafting...
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Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana

Havana's first pure luxury hotel with a superb location in the centre of Old Town Havana and exceptional views of the city from the rooftop bar and pool. Stay here to see and be seen!
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Leobo Private Reserve

The Waterberg is a diverse environment, offering an abundance of wildlife. Rich in archaeological history and Bushman paintings, it is considered to be one of the geological wonders of the world. The Observatory is a masterpiece, ideal for couples...
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July 2020: Botswana with Alexander McCall Smith

“Regular maps have few surprises: their contour lines reveal where the Andes are, and are reasonably clear. More precious, though, are the unpublished maps we make ourselves, of our city, our place, our daily world, our life; those maps...
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Txai

Everything about Txai feels exclusive. Private bungalows with peaceful terraces facing the fringes of the forest or the Atlantic ocean; a near Olympic sized swimming pool lined with palm trees and a spa is widely recognised for its excellent...
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Park Hyatt Saigon

Discover urban luxury with a combination of sophisticated design, handcrafted details, and modern-day comforts at Park Hyatt Saigon.
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Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai

With an idyllic location on Vietnam’s culturally rich central coast, The Nam Hai offers a portal to three extraordinary UNESCO World Heritage sites and a breezy respite on the country’s most celebrated beach.
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Six Senses Con Dao

Six Senses Con Dao, the first five-star resort in the archipelago, is contemporary in design and comprises 50 private pool villas reflecting the essence of a traditional fishing village.
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Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai

Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai is spectacularly located in the lush Mae Rim Valley just 30 minutes North of the city of Chiang Mai, set in 32 acres of extensively landscaped gardens and terraces which feature two small lakes,...
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Soneva Kiri

Award-winning luxury resort Soneva Kiri is located on Thailand’s fourth largest but least populated island, Koh Kood, offering an unrivalled combination of luxury, an integral environmental approach, authentic Thai experiences and mouth-watering organic food.
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Six Senses Yao Noi

Six Senses Yao Noi sets the highest benchmark for island resort living in Asia. The attention to detail and focus on the unique destination reinforces the brand’s commitment to sustainability.
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Four Seasons Song Saa

Spanning two discreet islands, the resort known locally as Song Saa – a Khmer name meaning “the sweethearts” is as intimate and seductive as the name implies.
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The Hotel @ Tharabar Gate

The Hotel @ Tharabar Gate is located in the unique Archaeological Site of South East Asia, the ancient capital of the Burmese empire, in old Bagan.
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Sandoway Resort

Nestled amongst coconut palms on a pristine beach front, the Sandoway Resort boasts 59 villas and cottages scattered throughout 6 acres of 450 meters long beach frontage and tropical gardens.
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Belmond Governor’s Residence

A romantic, colonial-style mansion dating from the 1920’s, the Belmond Governor's Residence is redolent of the days when it was home to the ruler of Myanmar's southern states.
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The Datai Langkawi

Nestled in the heart of a 10-million-year-old rainforest, The Datai Langkawi is a destination for pure escapism and relaxation. Each of the resorts 121 rooms, suites and villas are tucked into lush rainforest with stunning views from private verandas...
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Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur

Situated between the flowering gardens of the City Center Park and the dramatic heights of the Petronas Twin Towers Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur is a luxury hotel featuring impressive views, fabulous facilities and a convenient central location.
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Gaya Island Resort

Within the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park off the coast of Kota Kinabalu in Borneo, Gaya Island Resort rests along the coast of Malohom Bay, a natural sanctuary nestled in the hillside of an ancient rainforest with a stunning...
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Lake House

Lake House is a tranquil retreat set in six acres of country gardens right on the edge of Lake Daylesford. This small luxury hotel is renowned for its sublime restaurant and cellar, which draw gourmet fans from all over...
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Muang La Lodge

More than just a hotel, Muang La Lodge was created by its French-Lao owners to offer a unique experience in the north of Laos and at the same time, to involve the local village in the daily life of...
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Ansara

Ansara in Vietiane is a charming boutique hotel, set in the heart of Laos' capital with just 24 rooms and four suites.
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Amantaka

Set just south of Mount Phousi, Amantaka combines French-colonial elegance fused with timeless temple traditions.
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Cape Lodge

Located on its own vineyard in the magnificent Margaret River Wine Region, Cape Lodge is likened to staying at a private country estate, yet with all the trappings and facilities of a world class private boutique hotel.
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Kasbah Tamadot

Kasbah Tamadot was bought by Sir Richard Branson during preparations for one of his famous ballooning expeditions in the late 1990’s, and opened as a luxury boutique hotel in 2005. Kasbah Tamadot is a majestic retreat sumptuously decorated for...
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Pepper’s Cradle Mountain Lodge

Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge is widely considered one of Australia’s iconic wilderness experiences. Located on the edge of the spectacular World Heritage listed Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park, one of Tasmania’s premier wilderness regions. The perfect haven to...
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Skeleton Coast Safaris

Skeleton Coast Safaris is a truly unique experience in one of the most hauntingly beautiful and unspoilt places in the world. Spend three or four nights flying and overnighting along Namibia's dramatic Skeleton Coast in the company of the...
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Nihi Sumba

Nihi Sumba, formerly Nihiwatu, is a unique and intimate, luxury eco retreat, situated within 560 hectares and 2.5km of pristine beach on the little known and beautifully preserved Indonesian island of Sumba.
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COMO Uma Ubud

COMO Uma Ubud immerses you in the culture of Bali while also providing luxury amenities, from food and spa to exquisite accommodation.
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