Do you dream of staying in a resort where the experience is second to none? It may be a resort offering an unparalleled level of luxury, where every detail makes you feel like a King or Queen. Or perhaps you seek a more unusual resort, something with a one-of-a-kind stay.
Whether you are planning your next getaway or are simply an avid armchair traveler, check out these fantastic and phenomenal resorts from around the world!
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Rambagh Palace in Jaipur, once the royal residence of the Maharaja, is now a luxury hotel with 79 ornate rooms and suites. Accommodations have been meticulously restored and are decorated in the traditions rich colors and luxurious fabrics of the local state of Rajasthan. Along with stunning accommodation, hotel also has a stately restaurant located in the former palace ballroom, as well as intimate private tents for a unique and romantic dining experience. Staying in the palace known as the “Jewel of Jaipur” allows guests a taste of the luxurious and extravagant life of Rajasthani royalty.
The snow-capped peaks of Patagonia have long been a Mecca for adventure-spirited travelers. The Explora Patagonia is a exploring-focused luxury Eco-Lodge in the middle of Torres del Paine National Park, right in the heart of the Patagonian wilderness. The Eco-Lodge was specifically built to offer travelers luxury, while not distracting from the essence of the surroundings, and so is crafted from local wood and serves only sustainable cuisine. Rooms deliberately do not have TVs or WiFi access (these are available in common areas), so guests can fully immerse themselves in the stunning views. The resort also offers over 50 adventure and exploration activities in the adjacent UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Nestled in a 1000 year old Juniper forest, this luxury hotel affords guests beautifully appointed accommodations at the 18th hole of one of the most spectacular golf courses in the world, the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course just under the Cascade Mountains. In addition to world-class golf, Pronghorn offers guests custom adventure activities such as morning skiing on Mount Bachelor followed by an afternoon round of golf, or a bike ride in amazing scenery with a individually designed picnic.
Enjoy the adventure of a traditional safari without sacrificing comfort or luxury at the Fairmont Mara Safari Club. It is located in the Ol-Choro Oiroua Conservation Area which borders to Masai Mara Game Reserve, where you can see a huge range of wildlife including lions, elephants, rhinoceros, zebras and leopards. The resort has 51 luxury tents, each with a private viewing deck to spot local wildlife such as hippos and crocodiles. Guests can participate in wildlife and safari activities such as game drives, champagne breakfast on the savannah and even hot air balloon safaris of the Mara plains.