Sinking your toes into blissful white sands, sipping cocktails on a private beach or taking a dip in an infinity pool overlooking an azure sea - sounds like a perfect slice of heaven, doesn’t it? So for those looking to indulge in an exclusive getaway in the sunshine, there are a variety of destinations across the globe to choose from, each with its own unique and spectacular appeal.
There are several places that spring to mind immediately when you’re looking to plan a luxury holiday in the sun. From lavish villas in Thailand to sun-soaked boutique accommodation in Morocco, take a look at some of the finest destinations across the world that boast a memorable and indulgent travel experience.
It’s no surprise this spectacular island on the southern tip of India is also fondly known as ‘the gem of the Indian ocean’. Its rich culture, luscious green rainforests and exotic coastal spots give you a travel experience like no other. There are miles upon miles of shoreline with the perfect opportunity to take a dip in the warm waters of this decadent isle, or sit back and relax under emerald palms in a luxury villa with direct access onto a private beach. The tropical ambience and welcoming hospitality set you in a personal haven that you’ll never want to leave.
South of France
The crisp white beaches, glistening turquoise waters and luscious groves of the South of France have attracted visitors to the region for many years. This captivating destination offers a relaxing escape in one of the world’s most beautiful locations. Sip wine and bask in the Mediterranean sun in a luxury villa and admire the French coastline whilst dining al fresco with friends and family. This location is ideal for visitors looking for the perfect blend of relaxation and adventure as the nearby rugged hills provide wonderful walks and spectacular views across the region.
Known for its breath-taking natural landscapes and abundance of fascinating wildlife, Kenya is also a hot spot for people looking to indulge in a luxury beach holiday. The south coast is a tropical paradise with small islands dotted in the turquoise waters and its stretches of white sands bordering captivating coral reefs. Luxury accommodation along the coastline also offers something truly beautiful - from its exclusive thatched beach houses to magnificent lodges set close to the virgin sands, you’ll discover privacy and luxury in traditional Kenyan style.
It’s probably no surprise that the Caribbean islands have a wonderful selection of luxury holidays on offer. Its location creates a slice of heaven as its many islands, inlets and reefs glisten like jewels in the azure warm seas. You can take your pick of luxury experiences with a range of popular destinations such as St Kitts and Nevis, the West Indies and the British Virgin Islands creating a secluded and exclusive setting for your stay. Relax on quiet beaches with the warm ocean lapping onto the beach, or perhaps retreat to your beach villa and indulge in life’s little luxuries with 5* hospitality and decadent accommodation.
Europe may not immediately spring to mind for an exotic and luxury holiday experience but there are some hidden gems just waiting to be discovered. Mykonos is a whitewashed haven, and is part of the Greek Islands, with a fascinating and lively culture, stunning coastal landscapes and crystal-clear waters. The island’s interesting history puts you in front of intriguing architecture and picturesque sights whilst during the evening, it comes to life with fashionable bars and trendy night spots packed with a friendly ambience. Whether you’re looking for a villa just a stone’s throw from the beach or accommodation overlooking its choice of serene bays in ultimate privacy, this luxurious island boasts many unique holiday experiences that cater for all indulgences.