Monthly Archives: September 2011 at Luxotic World

Gloria Serenity Resort – Antalya, Turkey

Gloria Serenity Resort

Gloria Serenity Resort

The Gloria Serenity Resort is the most luxurious member of the Gloria hotel chain. Situated amongst the pine forests of Belek, Antalya(37 km from Antalya International Aiport), this hotel enjoys 500 metres of wonderful sandy beach and has been designed to encompass an array of outstanding facilities.

The Rock Restaurant – Zanzibar, Tanzania

The Rock Restaurant view from Michanwi Pingwe beach

The Rock Restaurant

‘The Rock Restaurant’ is built on a tiny ocean rock, in Zanzibar,  not distant from the shore of the beautiful Michanwi Pingwe beach. It takes just one look to understand that no pencil or brush could draw such beauty – only Mother Nature could have reach such heights.

Eating at Rock Restaurant is an experience you can’t miss: colours, relish and sensations blend together in unique magic. The restaurant serves a wide variety of sea food with a distinctly Zanzibari twist as well as a a selection of wines, beers and soft drinks.

Radisson Blu Hotel – Berlin, Germany

The Radisson Blu Hotel

The Radisson Blu Hotel

The Radisson Blu Hotel is located in the historic centre of Berlin Mitte, directly on the bank of the river Spree and opposite to the Berlin Cathedral. It appears from the exterior to be just another ordinary luxury hotel. Once you enter the hotel, nothing prepares you for the sight of the giant cylindrical Aquarium towering 25m (82 feet) smack in the center of the lobby.

Sandals Royal Plantation — Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Sandals Royal Plantation - Entrance

Sandals Royal Plantation - Entrance

Sandals Royal Plantation is the Caribbean’s most exclusive beach boutique resort for two people in love. Nestled atop a seaside bluff above the stunning Caribbean Sea, this resort presents the perfect setting to truly get away from it all. Located on two pristine, private beaches, each of Sandals Royal Plantation’s suites enjoys a direct ocean view and butler service.  About the location some people say the lush northern coast of Jamaica is one of the most beautiful places on Earth. Where the rolling hills of the St. Ann Mountains sweep down to the pristine white-sand beaches of a calm bay known as The Ocho Rios Riviera – an area aptly named for its revered sophistication.

Jimbaran Puri Bali — Bali, Indonesia

Hotel Jimbaran Puri Bali

Jimbaran Puri Bali

Jimbaran Puri Bali (formerly the Pansea Puri Bali Hotel) is located far from the maddening crowd at the extreme south-western tip of sparkling Indian Ocean.

Royal Malewane & Spa – Thornybush Game Reserve – South Africa

Royal Malewane & Spa

Royal Malewane & Spa

Royal Malewane is situated within the renowned Thornybush Game Reserve, on the western fringe of the Kruger National Park. Accommodating a maximum of 12 guests in colonial splendour, Royal Malewane is an exclusive getaway for those who value privacy, personalized service and offers the best game viewing South Africa has to offer. It is  home of the big five: lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino – and some 250 recorded bird species.

Hotel Las Arenas Balneario Resort – Valencia – Spain

Hotel Balneario Las Arenas

Hotel Balneario Las Arenas

The Hotel Balneario Las Arenas is the only Great Luxury Five star Hotel in the Santos chain, it belongs to the select LHW Club, and was born from the desire to claim back recuperate the beaches of Las Arenas and La Malvarrosa in the city of Valencia (Spain), combining the architectural beauty of the historical thermal spa of Las Arenas, founded in 1898, with the elegance and comfort of modern design, set in a privileged position by the sea.

Parrot Cay Turks and Caicos

Parrot Cay Turks and Caicos

Parrot Cay Turks and Caicos

Parrot Cay in the Turks and Caicos is the northern Caribbean’s pre-eminent private island. It combines nature – 1000 unspoilt acres,  including organic gardens and a mile-long powdered beach, with luxury details which are subtle, contemporary and cosseting to the extreme.

Ponta dos Ganchos

Ponta dos Ganchos

Ponta dos Ganchos

Ponta dos Ganchos is a private paradise on a secluded stretch of Southern Brazil where sunsets sparkle and breakfast lasts all day.  Located only 25 miles (40 km) from the state capital of Florianópolis, the district of Governador Celso Ramos is a region immersed in history and tradition. A small fishing village whose inhabitants are descendents of the first immigrants from the Azores; the area represents a slice of the old-fashioned Brazil of colonial times, where the most important elements of life are traditional activities such as fishing, embroidery and oyster and mussel farming. This relaxed rainforest retreat is on its own peninsula, fringed by tropical trees, choppy shores and oyster farms.

Kurumba Maldives Resort

Kurumba Maldives

Kurumba Maldives

Kurumba Maldives is set on a tropical island in the North Male Atoll, conveniently located a brief 10-minute speedboat ride away from the airport and Male, the Maldivian Capital. This  is the first resort opened in the Maldives in 1972. Following complete reconstruction in 2003 it has emerged as a grand resort of distinctive style and panache.