Little Palm Island - Little Torch Key, FL, USA
Just off the string of islands that form Florida Keys, Little Palm Island Resort & Spa is a delightfully secluded retreat with its own private marina, a Balinese-style spa, 30 custom-designed, thatched-roof bungalows, and spectacular oceanfront dining venues. The resort sits on its own 5-acre paradise island, and its stylish bungalow suites - fenced by Jamaican coconut palms - come appointed with British colonial décor, romantic canopied beds, languorous Jacuzzis and decks overlooking the turquoise ocean.
One&Only Hayman Island - Australia
Nestled in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, Australia, One&Only Hayman Island is an exquisite private island resort with breathtaking water views, state-of-the-art amenities and a fantastic choice of accommodation options. There are sleek, modernly designed beach villas, gracious pool suites, and stylish penthouses conceived by world-famous fashion designers, to name but a few. The resort’s distinctive spa offers cutting-edge fitness equipment, a luxurious hair salon and a variety of treatments. Just like the activities available, eating options are overwhelming and range from homemade Spanish tapas and authentic Italian dishes to Asian delicacies and Australian haute cuisine.
Kandolhu Island - Maldives
A stunning island resort in the Maldives’ North Ari Atoll, Kandolhu is a true paradise with lush tropical vegetation and sugar-white beaches fringed by crystalline emerald waters. Sprinkled around are 30 magnificent villas categorized in 5 different types. Whether situated on the beach or over the water, all units are exquisitely designed in contemporary Maldivian style and appointed with plush amenities such as private plunge pools or Jacuzzis, gracious verandas, garden showers or lavish outdoor daybeds. A luxurious spa facility along with a gym and a sensational range of dining options complement the resort’s upmarket facilities.
The Brando - Tetiaroa, French Polynesia
With its 35 secluded pool villas, sleek shopping boutiques, spa facilities and exceptional dining options, The Brando promises a totally unique holiday experience. The all-inclusive luxury resort is divinely located on Tetiaroa, a stunning Polynesian atoll owned by the estate of Marlon Brando. Along with a glistening lagoon, miles of white pristine beaches and a plethora of outdoor activities, the property features an exquisite collection of villas, all tastefully decorated in Polynesian style with plush furnishings and topnotch amenities such as private plunge pools, romantic outdoor bathtubs and media rooms.
Huma Island Resort and Spa - Philippines
Situated in Busuanga, Palawan, the former Philippines island of Diciligan has been transformed into a 5-star luxury resort with all the amenities you would expect from a high-end contemporary hotel. Following a multi-million USD investment, the private island resort offers 81 fashionable villas, 7 gourmet restaurants serving world cuisines and a sensational spa facility with pioneering glass bottom flooring. With a design inspired by the wonderful tropical surroundings, accommodations come appointed with state-of-the-art technology, Jacuzzis and wooden sundecks overlooking the ocean.
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island
Spanning two paradise islands and an outstanding patch of marine environment rich in dolphins, whale sharks, manta rays and turtles, Conrad Maldives is definitely one of the world’s most exclusive, romantic and luxurious resorts. Moreover, it offers the only all-glass underwater restaurant in the world, a sensational glass-floored over-water spa designed as a resort-within-a-resort and the widest range of lodging in the Maldives. The resort’s stylish contemporary designed accommodations range from exquisite beach villas and suites with plush amenities and glorious outdoor spaces to astonishing water properties appointed with inspiring exotic decors, fully-furnished terraces, top-notch facilities and even private treatment rooms.
Velaa Private Island - Maldives
With its brilliant combination of Michelin-starred cuisine, luxury accommodation and sensational location in the shimmering aquamarine waters of the Indian Ocean, Velaa Private Island is one of the most exclusive and luxurious developments in the Maldives. Spanning almost 20 hectares of private tropical paradise, the resort boasts 45 independent villas, houses and residences, all of them tastefully designed by Czech architect Petr Kolar in a wonderful fusion of traditional and contemporary styles. One of the property’s many high-end facilities is the spa, which offers an amazing range of treatments and therapies, including the only “snow room” in the Maldives.