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You’ll get much more out of these resorts than relaxation


The Datai Langkawi

Go back to basics and be one with nature when you book a stay at One of the world’s most stunning hideaways. The Datai Langkawi is sited within a rainforest, making it an ideal location to pay homage to nature in all its offerings. Not only do its 54, 40 villas, 16 suites and 14 beach villas offer breath-taking views of the nature’s best, the resort also offers wildlife encounters, nature excursions and even bi-weekly talks to excite the naturalist in you. Opt for beach or reef walks, a rainforest adventure or other special tours – that is, if you can bear to leaver the luxurious confines of your temporary home away from home. For more information and reservations,  email or call (604)9500-500.


Banyan Tree Phuket

Planning some “us time” with your man? Banyan Tree Phuket has recently undergone a makeover that makes it an ideal option. Several restaurants and villas have enjoyed a complete redesign; in particular, its Deluxe Villas (now renamed Banyan Pool Villas) comes with a private pool facility and are specially designed for couples, with an en-suite bathroom and his-and-hers private dressing areas. Lounge within a blend of Thai elegance with a modern sensibility, and ultimate comforts and amenities to cap off your ideal holiday experience.

Book the “Night On Us Re-Launch Offer - Stay 5 Pay 4” promotion with a minimum stay of five nights in any villa category and enjoy privileges such as a complimentary night for every five consecutive nights spent, and 20 per cent off at the new Saffron and Watercourt restaurants (excluding alcohol). This is only valid for bookings between 1 November and 20 December 2015. Quote the special offer code “BT2015” when making your reservation. The promotion starts at THB 87,504 nett (about SGD3,500). Email or call (667)637-2400


Song Saa

The only private island resort in Cambodia, Song Saa redefines the notion of personalised luxury. Stay in one of 27 plush luxury villas built from sustainable materials, kitted out with gorgeous private pools and creature comforts like high-speed Wifi connection and satellite TV.  Shower looking out over the ocean, sip cocktails while watching the sun set from your private deck or go island-hopping or snorkelling. You can also engage in the resort’s sustainability efforts by traipsing off on island safaris that feature an introduction to the natural and social world of the Koh Rong Archipelago (the resort’s home) and a visit to a local Khmer fishing village. Rates per night (excluding taxes) start at USD1,440 (about SGD2,040) for a double occupancy stay in the Jungle Villa. Song Saa is open for bookings via phone on (855)236-860-360 or email

Alila Seminyak

The new kid on Bali’s south west coast, this newly-opened five-star resort evokes the trendiness of Seminyak, where it is located. Surrounded by boutiques, art galleries and hotspots like Ku De Ta, it is home to sophisticated contemporary-styled rooms, Spa Alila which offers Asian-inspired spa therapies, a Leisure concierge and an open-kitchen restaurant.

When you make your reservations, ask to participate in the “Gift to Share” programme, which funds educational aid for two neighbouring elementary schools and social assistance for The Anak-Anak Harapan Children’s Home. For every two nights booked, enjoy a complimentary night’s stay that will perhaps inspire you to make a monetary donation to support the community causes. Room Rates start from US$265++ (SGD376++), valid until 19 December 2015. Visit Alila Seminyak for more.


The Legian 

GHM luxury hotels now offer a two-night minimum stay package highlighting the local art scene, and The Legian is no exception. The initiative continues a legacy of involving the local community in an integrated way, and connecting guests to each destination’s diverse arts and cultural offering, creating a truly experiential travel experience. Your stay will include an art-centric tour including a private visit to the workshop of luxury jeweller John Hardy, normally-restricted access to the design centre and jewellery archive, and an al fresco lunch with the designers and management team. Availability of this package is valid till 20 December 2015, email for information reservations.

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