Summers are just around the corner, and it calls for some serious planning. Because arrival of summers also means a break from schools, this could be the time for you to take that impending family vacation. For couples looking to sneak away, summer is an ideal time to plan a holiday as most exotic holiday locations abroad are experiencing their best weather during this time. As an essential part of holiday planning is booking a place of stay, we’ve got the first hurdle covered for you.
Here’s our list of top five resorts in the world that are ideal to spend your summer break:
Bagus Place Retreat, Malaysia
Nestled quietly along the breathtaking Tioman Island, Bagus Place Retreat offers you a peaceful sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of the world. Keeping you company during your stay will be the white powdery beaches, turquoise blue waters, and dramatic rocks adding to the beauty of the resort. Consisting of 10 exquisite chalets, each of them built atop rocks or powdery sand; the Bagus Place Retreat offers you the desired luxury without taking away the feeling of being in a natural environment. Swimming, diving, snorkelling opportunities are abundant given the gentle waves that create music for the ears of the listeners upon crashing against the rocks.
The Place Koh Tao, Thailand
Ideal for that romantic trip with your partner, The Place in Koh Tao is a luxurious assortment of five villas. Each of these plush villas come with their own private pool, giving you a chance to live in your own little ‘love bubble’ during your stay at The Place. The spellbinding view of the Gulf of Thailand from here offers a perfect backdrop to be watching the sunset arm in arm from your haven of luxury. The grand rooms will make you want to spend all your time indoors, but if you do leave your room, don’t forget to go for scuba diving, which can be arranged privately for you.
Cocoa Island, the Maldives
Think of an ultra-luxurious space overlooking one of the best diving sites in the world. Can you imagine spending your summer days here? Of course, you can! Offering 33 ultra-luxurious suites to the visitors, the Cocoa Island redefines opulence, even in the Maldives. One of the most exotic hotels in Maldives, Cocoa Island lets you dive into the transparent waters right from the terrace of your room. If you are looking for a few days of pure divinity amidst the nature, where your senses are pampered beyond your imagination, this is just the place for you.
Fairmont Mara Safari Club, Kenya
If your family loves wildlife, and luxury; Fairmont Mara Safari Club in Kenya is ideal for you to spend your summer holidays at. You can take a safari arranged by the hotel to watch the Big 5 game or wait for the birds to pay you a visit in your own resort. What makes this resort much more ideal for your summer break is the fact that you can even see the migration of wildebeest from the Serengeti during that time. Surrounded by the Mara River on three sides, the Fairmont Mara Safari Club sets new expectations for you from the tented luxury.
Lizard Island, Australia
The northernmost resort on the Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island is your own private abode secluded from the rest of the world. There are 24 beaches, and a total of only 40 suites that comprise this stunning island which means that on each reservation, you get your own private beach to relax and rejuvenate. Swim in a different lagoon every day with your partner at this mesmerising resort that consistently features on the list of one of the best resorts for honeymooners.