Our Travel Consultants share their insights and experiences with you
The Elegant Resorts luxury travel blog has been set up to keep you posted with interesting bits and pieces we’ve heard from our hotel partners, insights from our Travel Consultants’ latest trips and anything else that we think you’ll find inspiring. We hope that you think it’s an enjoyable read and, if you wish, you can subscribe to our update service and we’ll email you whenever we upload something new.
The heat is on for the Caribbean Islands - where will you spend your luxury Caribbean holiday in 2017?
Take a gourmet trail to discover buttery-rich Chardonnays from Gisbourne and the earthy Pinot Noirs of Central Otago. Pair with fresh seafood, cheese or charcuterie platters and dine alfresco for scenic picnics. Plus, try a traditional Māori hāngī
Scientists suggest this is the most depressing day of the year, but our expert Travel Consultants are on hand to jump-start your January joy with a selection of luxury travel loveliness.
New Zealand is a diverse destination offering plenty to discover year-round. Sales Consultant Gill Leonard went to look beyond the stunning scenery...
13 January 2017
Our guide to the world’s best luxury honeymoon destinations
10 January 2017
If you’ve always dreamed of indulging in a New Year to remember - an extraordinary occasion in a far away land boasting incredible fireworks, live music and exotic flavours - we have a few ideas for an unforgettable New Year’s Eve in 2017.
09 January 2017
There are plenty of possibilities to escape the January blues and kick-start your travel year with our best destinations for holidays in January.
06 January 2017
Looking for a little inspiration to add some extra sparkle to your New Year celebrations? With a glittering array of global venues, frenetic firework displays and mesmerising entertainment, we can arrange for your new year to start in style!
29 December 2016
Have you ever wondered how your favourite travel destination celebrates Christmas? Discover some of our favourite festive traditions from around the world.
16 December 2016
Unsure where to head to this winter? Swap bleak blizzards for guaranteed sunshine, or embrace the cold in a frosty winter wonderland.
14 December 2016
Recuperate, relax and relish new experiences at Six Senses Ninh Van Bay with the newly launched ‘Sweet 16 Selections’, an array of sixteen complimentary indulgences for guests to choose from.
12 December 2016
The wilderness is calling all active families to Montana! Our Senior Product Manager, Caroline Beckett, recently visited The Resort at Paws Up and has returned with tales of her outdoor adventures to inspire your next luxury holiday.
09 December 2016
It’s the most wonderful time of the year and we’ve hand picked our selection of the most wonderful Christmas markets.
From a winter wonderland to a sun-baked escape, there a plenty of dream destinations to make you wedding wishes come true in our colder months.
02 December 2016
Boasting a spectacular setting and providing a host of outdoor pursuits, Amangani is the perfect place to embrace the 'Big Sky' wonders, with sleek, quintessential, Aman interiors expertly framing the breathtaking views.
23 November 2016
It’s never too early to introduce little ones to the world of skiing. Prepare for a lifetime of snow-filled adventures with our best ski resorts for families in France.
18 November 2016
Drive your way through the heart of Italy’s dazzling landscape, behind the wheel of one of the world’s most iconic sports cars, with our new luxury Ferrari driving tours.
15 November 2016
There is nothing better than feeling good in the sun. Kick off your start to 2017 with The Jameson Retreat set in the phenomenal One&Only Reethi Rah, Maldives.
07 November 2016
Remember remember it’s not just November that fireworks light up the world. Here is our selection of the most dazzling displays.
03 November 2016
The magic of the Maldives never ends for Elegant Resorts. One of our Travel Consultants, Dale Harris, recently went to be spellbound himself, with a stay at One&Only Reethi Rah, Six Senses Laamu and COMO Maalifushi.
01 November 2016
Seeking some pre-festive season fun or sun? November is something of a hidden gem for travel, as there are so many destinations offering unforgettable experiences, often without the peak-season crowds.
Chill in style with our selection of the top twelve luxury hotels around the world this winter - it's time to melt away your blues!
21 October 2016
Multi-faceted Scottsdale buzzes with a unique vibe. From designer shopping, five star resorts and fine dining, to golf, soft adventure and Native American history, Scottsdale is Arizona's charming, delightfully sunny, melting pot of them all...
20 October 2016
As the ever-expanding list of things to do in Dubai continues to impress, the opening of Dubai Parks and Resorts brings to the region the Middle East's first theme park experience of its kind. Read on to discover what is on offer.
18 October 2016
Just as we provide stylish and sophisticated luxury holidays, our partner brand, Gladstone London, provides the most sophisticated luxury travel bag, and fashion pieces on the scene. Founder, John O’Sullivan, discuses his travel rich lifestyle.
07 October 2016
See what marvels await on your next luxury discovery, from cloud piercing sky scrapers to inspiring temples of worship.
03 October 2016
With the Ryder Cup now in full swing we've turned our attention to our favourite fairways and greatest greens. Our golfing destination of choice is Barbados and once you read our golf guide we’re sure it won’t be long until we see you on the tee.
29 September 2016
Combining fascinating ancient Mayan masterpieces with world-renowned beaches, our Travel Consultants, and Personal Assistant, recently returned from a trip to Mexico, and reveal the best way to enjoy everything this enticing country has to offer.
27 September 2016