Rediscover a whole new level of luxury at the five-star Le Méridien Khao Lak Resort & Spa. A secluded haven of relaxation on the pristine sands of Bangsak Beach, the stunning resort reinvents the quintessential Khao Lak beachfront experience. Make the most of its private location with a plunge in the beach’s crystal-clear waters or indulge in the three signature lagoon pools and the luxury Khao Lak Spa. Children will enjoy access to the Kids’ Club, while parents can make use of the Fitness Centre, private Muay Thai classes, and complimentary tennis and water sports equipment.
Bangsak Beach is blessed with unspoiled shores, casuarina-fringed inlets and spectacular offshore islands rimmed with azure waters and dense marine life. Outside of your quiet retreat, the Similan Islands are easily accessible and spectacular for seasonal snorkelling. Known to divers globally, this marine national park offers luminous aqua waters and luscious coral reefs with a smooth granite island of rainforest and blindingly white beaches on the surface.
Your handpicked inclusions:·
Daily breakfast, one-course lunch and three-course dinner
·Unlimited free-flow drinks
·Four 45-minute Thai massages per package
·Late checkout at 4pm, subject to availability
·One-way private airport transfer
·One child (11 and under) may stay free of charge sleeping on a rollaway
·Stay 8 nights from only $1,999 in a Superior Pool View room (two adults and one child (11 and under)), valued up to $4,270. For more information phone Luxury Escapes on 1300 88 99 00 or visit luxuryescapes.com. Sale ends 7 August 2022. Valid for travel until 24 December 2023. Blackout dates and surcharges apply.
Brand-New, Five-Star Maldives Resort with Prime Surf Break, Daily Breakfast & Dinner, Nightly Cocktails & Roundtrip Speedboat Transfers
Redefine privacy and luxury in the brand-new Kuda Villingili Resort Maldives, an impeccable five-star island resort featuring one of the largest pools in the archipelago, where you can relax within an hour of touching down in Malé (without the need for a seaplane transfer!).
Satiate your hunger at the resort’s signature beachfront dining establishment, The Restaurant, or the beachside Mar-Umi restaurant, which transforms into a bar in the evening, with a further five dining venues to choose from. Then, cool off in the emerald pool extending throughout the heart of the island, which has the luxury of being sectioned off into a jacuzzi, lap pool and kid-friendly area.
Surrounded by aquamarine waters and breathtaking dive sites, the entire island is at your disposal, with the guarantee of absolute privacy. For surf aficionados, the resort is right next to Chicken’s Break, one of the largest and most iconic surf breaks in the Maldives. Kids will have plenty of unforgettable fun at the Kuda Fiyo Island Playground while parents relax at the resort’s eight spa treatment villas or sweat it out at the wellness centre.
Your handpicked inclusions:
·Daily buffet breakfast and three-course dinner served at Spice, East, Ocean, Earth or Fire
·One nightly cocktail per adult redeemed at dinner at Spice, East, Ocean, Earth or Fire
·Welcome bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival
·Roundtrip speedboat transfer from Male Airport
Stay 5 nights from only $4,999 in a Sky Haven room (two guests), valued up to $10,972. For more information phone Luxury Escapes on 1300 88 99 00 or visit luxuryescapes.com. Sale ends 8 August 2022. Valid for travel until 10 May 2023. Blackout dates and surcharges apply.
Italy by First-Class Rail: 12-Day First-Class Tour from Milan to Sorrento with Venice Gondola Ride, Florence Walking Tour, Siena Wine Tasting & Pompeii Visit
Rediscover the romance of rail travel while taking in some of Italy’s truly remarkable landscapes and gourmet delights from a unique vantage point on this 12-day tour (max. 26 travellers). Travel in style aboard the country’s fast trains in first-class to reach iconic cities and historic sites. Weave through the fascinating streets of Milan, soak up the idyllic ambience of Lake Como on a cruise, and marvel at the wonders of Venice as you float through the canals on a gondola. Visit the magnificent Florence Cathedral, sample locally produced Chianti in Siena, and then get acquainted with the ancient beauty of Rome and enjoy fast-tracked entry to the Vatican Museums. Next, trace your way along the coast via Pompeii to the beachside haven of Sorrento.
Throughout your journey, be treated to handpicked, centrally located stays along with included daily breakfast and select dining experiences, porterage and luggage at railway stations, all entrance fees per itinerary, transportation throughout, the services of an expert guide and so much more.
Your tour includes:
·11 nights of handpicked accommodation in centrally located hotels
·Daily breakfast and nine dinners, including three-course dinners in Milan, Venice, Florence and Rome, as well as one wine tasting and snacks on train journeys
·First-class rail travel by high-speed train between major cities
·Porterage and luggage assistance at all stations
·Descend into the fascinating streets of Milan with a guided tour
·Discover the beauty of Lake Como and Bellagio with a full-day tour
·Unearth the highlights of Venice on a walking tour with an included gondola ride
·Roam through Murano and enjoy a visit to an artisan glass-blowing shop
·Embark on a guided walking tour in Florence
·Half-day Siena and Chianti countryside tour with a food and wine tasting
·Wander through Rome on a guided walking tour with fast-track entry to the Vatican Museums, with Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica
·Full-day guided tour of Capri to visit the unmissable sights
·48-hour Vaporetto pass in Venice
·The services of an expert English-speaking guide throughout your journey
·All sightseeing and entrance fees per itinerary
12-day tour from only $3,999 per person (twin room), valued up to $4,644. For more information phone Luxury Escapes on 1300 88 99 00 or visit luxuryescapes.com. Sale ends 26 July 2022. Valid for travel until 29 September 2023.