Alto Atacama Desert Lodge - Chile
Blending seamlessly into the gorgeous surrounding scenery of Chile’s Catarpe Valley, Alto Atacama is much more than your usual desert lodge. It is a sustainable marvel of architecture and design surrounded by landscaped Andean gardens. Envisioned like an ancient traditional settlement, the hotel offers accommodation in three types of rooms with glorious nature views, elegant minimalist décor, and private terraces. Decorated by esteemed local designer Enrique Concha, the new Tilo Suites boast TVs and spacious patios complete with alfresco showers. The restaurant provides a selection of excellent regional cuisine and fine Chilean wines, while the 6 outdoor pools and the luxurious water-based spa treatments offer the ultimate in relaxation and wellbeing.
SHL Lodge - Meribel, France
Snuggled in the heart of Meribel ski resort, SHL Lodge sleeps up to 15 people in five luxuriously appointed bedrooms, including a lavish master suite and two child rooms. Mixing traditional Savoyard architecture with stylish, alpine-inspired interiors, the property boasts a beautiful library, a state-of-the-art home cinema, and a sumptuous lounge decorated with plush sofas and a cozy fireplace. Additionally, guests enjoy the added benefit of an underground wine cellar and a luxurious spa area complete with counter-current swimming pool and hammam. From food to lift passes booking, everything is taken care of by the chalet’s staff.
Aguas Arriba Lodge - Patagonia, Argentina
Tucked away on the eastern shores of Lago del Desierto, amidst the most exciting trekking routes of the Argentinian Patagonia, Aguas Arriba Lodge is an exclusive, eco-friendly retreat consisting of five spacious bedrooms and an array of elegant, yet wonderfully cozy living areas. Made entirely of locally-sourced wood, the mountain cabin has a rustic chic design, ensuring a warm and comfortable environment whatever the weather. In addition to the wealth of nature activities available, guests can relax in the tranquil library, snuggle up on sumptuous sofas in the light-filled living room, enjoy delicious, home-cooked meals by the fireplace, or take in the stunning natural surroundings from the lodge’s decks.
The Berkeley River Lodge - Australia
Remotely located along the north Kimberley Coast in Western Australia, The Berkeley River Lodge combines 5 star luxury with an authentic outback experience. Perched atop dramatic dunes, the property’s 20 ocean-view villas boast sleek, contemporary design, open air baths, and private decks complete with daybeds and magnificent views. Other upscale facilities include a sparkling 20 meter lap pool, a luxurious Bell 407 helicopter, and the exquisite Dunes Restaurant, where guests can indulge in artisan cheeses, refined Australian wines and inspiring dishes prepared by Chef Paul Seymour.
Silky Oaks Lodge - Australia
A gateway to Tropical North Queensland, the elegant Silky Oaks Lodge on the Mossman Gorge River offers accommodation in a fine array of river and tree houses designed to connect guests with the surrounding nature. All tropically inspired units have marble bathrooms and tasteful furnishings made of rosewood and oak, and some of the upgraded suites come with spectacular rainforest views and terraces/balconies furnished with daybeds and hammocks. Further amenities at this eco-luxury lodge include an award-winning spa inspired by the surrounding Daintree Rainforest, and the open-sided Treehouse Restaurant, where guests can enjoy romantic riverside dining while savoring delicious Australian cuisine and wines.
Madikwe Safari Lodge - South Africa
Built in perfect harmony with the wild, breathtakingly beautiful natural surroundings, Madikwe Safari Lodge offers exclusive game lodge accommodation in the heart of South Africa’s stunning Madikwe Game Reserve. This family-run retreat consists of three different lodges, the largest of which boasts 12 beautiful suites with private plunge pools, outdoor showers and magnificent viewing decks. Interiors are appointed with rustic chic décor, reflecting the red, tawny hues of the African landscape.
Tinga Lodge - South Africa
Perched on the banks of the Sabie River, in the heart of Kruger National Park, Tinga Lodge is one of Lion Sands’ most luxurious accommodations. Consisting of 9 huge suites and a dazzling array of public spaces that open out onto fabulous wooden decks, the lodge is one of those rare places where luxury and wilderness blend marvelously together. Guests are greeted with grand, colonial-inspired interiors decorated with rich dark woods, and each spacious suite has its own plunge pool or viewing deck overlooking the river. For indoor recreation, there’s a classy library filled with stately leather couches and African literature.