One&Only Reethi Rah
Surrounded by the calm waters of the Indian Ocean, Reethi Rah is one of the largest islands in the Maldives, accessible via a 50-minute luxury yacht transfer from Male. Guests can choose to take in the view from the adults-only infinity pool that stretching out into the lagoon, enjoy a romantic moonlight picnic on one of the 12 white-sand beaches, or snorkel the coral reefs just steps from the private over-water villas.
One&Only Saint Geran
Just off the eastern coast of Madagascar, Mauritius is often considered the most family-friendly and adventure-ready of all the Indian Ocean destinations, with kayaking, kitesurfing and ziplining on offer. The Le Saint Géran hotel sits on the sought-after Belle Mare coastline and offers authentic Mauritian cultural excursions alongside luxury experiences including private cruises, cooking classes and more.
Portonovi finds its home in the UNESCO-protected Boka Bay in Montenegro, encircled by mountainous Adriatic vistas. Its location is ideal for al-fresco dining in its Sabia restaurant, trips out on the waters of the bay, or hikes up into the nearby forests or medieval towns. The onsite Chenot Espace spa offers bespoke treatments and head-to-toe pampering for those who prefer to relax at the hotel.
One&Only Royal Mirage
Located in a prime position just minutes from the Dubai Marina, Royal Mirage offers more than just a room with a view. The hotel owns a kilometre of private beachfront along Jumeirah Beach overlooking The Palm Island Bay, with 65 acres of landscaped gardens for ultimate escapism. Guests can dine in 16 world-class restaurants serving anything from Michelin-star meals to afternoon tea.
At One&Only Manderina, guests can wake up in a treehouse but still hear the sound of the waves. Just one hour north of Puerto Vallarta on Mexico’s Riviera Nayarit, the property sits in a coastal rainforest, with treetop accommodation featuring private terraces and plunge pools. The jungle retreat even has its own equestrian club offering horseback lessons, polo lessons and trail riding.
Atlantis The Palm
Nestled between the Arabian Gulf and the famous Dubai skyline, Atlantis The Palm is the centrepiece of Dubai’s Palm Island. Designed to impress, The Palm boasts several celebrity chef-run Michelin-starred restaurants; the world’s largest waterpark Aquaventure, complete with Surf’s Up wave machine; and underwater Signature Suites featuring tanks with views of the fish and stingrays.