Amanyara derives its name from ‘peace’ in Sanskrit and ‘place’ in the language of the Arawak Native Americans, and this tranquil retreat is just that. It borders a thousand metres of lovely white-sand beach and the spectacular reefs of the Northwest Point Marine National Park. Scattered through the lush surroundings, on the edge of serene ponds or along the oceanfront, its Pavilions boast a simple tropical aesthetic in-keeping with Amanresorts' distinctive style. Inside each Pavilion, polished terrazzo, teak day beds create a soothing, natural ambience; outside, the sun, water reflections, cool breezes and ocean sounds set the scene on three dedicated sun and dining terraces. Six Pool Pavilions, meanwhile, boast their own 40ft pools are very private; the two-bedroom Pool Suites are perfect for families, the villas are fully-staffed with a private Chef and Butler.