Maldives – Photo: Muha
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is a beachfront luxury resort located in Rangali Island’s South Ari Atoll neighborhood. Resort Features. This Rangali Island resort has a private beach. Dining options at Conrad Maldives Rangali Island include 7 restaurants. 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar are open for drinks. Room service is available 24 hours a day. Recreational amenities include 2 outdoor swimming pools. Also located on site are a children’s pool, an outdoor tennis court, a sauna, a fitness facility, and a steam room. The property’s full service health spa has body treatments, massage/treatment rooms, facials, and beauty services. This 5 star property has a 24 hour business center and offers a meeting/conference room, secretarial services, and audio visual equipment. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. For a surcharge, the property offers a roundtrip airport shuttle during limited hours. Business services, wedding services, and concierge services are available. Additional property amenities include a library, a children’s club, and multilingual staff. Guestrooms. 150 air conditioned guestrooms at Conrad Maldives Rangali Island feature minibars and CD players. Balconies offer ocean, sea, or garden views. Beds come with Frette Italian sheets and premium bedding. Espresso makers and coffee/tea makers are offered. Bathrooms feature separate bathtubs and showers, double sinks, designer toiletries, and bathrobes. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. In addition to safes, guestrooms offer cordless phones. Televisions have premium satellite channels, free movie channels, and DVD players. Rooms also include complimentary bottled water and ceiling fans. Guests may request extra towels/bedding and wake up calls. A nightly turndown service is offered and housekeeping is available daily. Notifications and Fees: Guests must transfer via airplane to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. Advanced reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. There are no room charges for children 2 years old and younger who occupy the same room as their parents or guardians, using existing bedding. Some properties have extra fees for amenities or services that may apply even if you do not use them. Government fees or taxes also may be charged to you when you check in or check out. This property told us they will charge you for the following: Floatplane transfer per adult: USD 498 (roundtrip)Transfer service fee per child: USD 249 (roundtrip) We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
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Hotel Time Share Year Built 2003 Additional Property Description The exquisite western shore of Oahu, Hawaii is home to Marriott s Ko Olina Beach Club, where waterfalls and fountains welcome your arrival. Only thirty minutes from Honolulu, this secluded beachfront oasis is nestled within Ko Olina Resort, a lush 642 acre gated community where seven crystal clear lagoons shimmer. Offering your choice of deluxe guestrooms or 1, 2, or 3 bedroom villas, this resort in Ko Olina, Hawaii offers the ideal accommodations for any group. Spacious villas at our Ko Olina resort include fully equipped kitchens, washer/dryer, and separate living and dining areas. All guestrooms and villas in our Ko Olina beach resort include televisions with DVD players, high speed Internet, and access to all of our resort s amenities. Delight in a spectacular lagoon pool, go golfing at the nearby Ko Olina Golf Course, indulge at our on site spa, and dine at your choice of fine restaurants. Discover Marriott s Ko Olina Beach Club and experience a vacation like none other. NBR OF SUITES 949NBR OF NON SMOKING ROOMS 949ROOM AMENITIES FOR ALL ROOMS ROOM AMENITIES AIR CONDITIONING / AM/FM ALARM CLOCK / BATH TUB / BATHROOM AMENITIES / CABLE/SATELLITE TV / COFFEE/TEA MAKER / COLOR TV / CONNECTING ROOM / CRIBS / DISH WASHER / DVD / ELECTRICAL ADAPTER / FREE LOCAL TELEPHONE CALLS / HAIRDRYER / HAMPER / IRON/IRONING BOARD / KITCHEN / MICROWAVE / PLATES AND GLASSWARE / PLATES AND SILVERWARE / POTS, PANS, AND DISHES / POWER CONVERTER / PRIVATE BATH OR SHOWER / RADIO / REFRIGERATOR / REMOTE CONTROL TV / ROLL AWAY BEDS/COTS / SAFE / SHOWER / SLEEPER COUCH/SOFA-BED / TELEPHONE / TELEVISION / TOASTER TECHNOLOGY VOICE MAIL MISCELLANEOUS CLOSETS 1 / PHONES 1ROOM AMENITIES FOR HANDICAP ROOMS RAILS IN BATHROOM MAX OCCUPANCY 6 MAX NBR OF ROLL AWAYS 0 THE AMENITIES LISTED IN THIS DESCRIPTION REPRESENT A SAMPLE OF AMENITIES AVAILABLE IN SOME OR ALL GUEST ROOMS IN THIS HOTEL
Cala Dogana, Levanzo, Sicily
VILLA SANT ANDREA
SURROUNDED BY A PARK FILLED WITH RICH SUBTROPICAL VEGETATION VILLA SANT ANDREA HAS ITS OWN PRIVATE BEACH OVERLOOKING THE BEAUTIFUL BAY OF MAZZARO. THE BAY OF MAZZARO IS THE CENTRE OF TAORMINAS SEASIDE TOURISM AREA.THE BEACH IS CONSIDERED ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL IN ALL OF ITALY. MAZZARO IS CONNECTED TO THE TOWN CENTRE VIA A CABLE CAR. IN JUST THREE MINUTES GUESTS WILL FIND THEMSELVES IN THE HEART OF TAORMINA WHERE THEY CAN FIND NUMEROUS SHOPS RESTAURANTS AND BARS. THE CABLE CAR STOP IS LOCATED A SHORT WALK FROM THE HOTEL. VILLA SANT ANDREA IS KNOWN AS ONE OF THE MOST EXCLUSIVE HOTELS IN THE AREA AND REMAINS A FAVORITE AMONG BOTH ITALIAN AND INTERNATIONAL CELEBRITIES. THE ATMOSPHERE IS THAT OF A PRIVATE VILLA. MANY ROOMS HAVE PRECIOUS ART WORKS AND ANTIQUES. THE HOTELS PRIVATE BEACH IS EQUIPPED WITH BEACH UMBRELLAS SUN LOUNGES SHOWERS AND BEACH HUTS.DURING THE SUMMER SEASON COCKTAILS ICE CREAM AND REFRESHMENTS ARE SERVED AT THE BEACH BAR. FOR WATER SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS THERE IS AN EXCELLENT WATER SPORTS AND DIVING CENTER WITH MANY ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE. FACILITIES AND SERVICES AT VILLA SANT ANDREA ALSO INCLUDE A FINE DINING RESTAURANT AND BAR MEETING ROOMS PIANO BAR TERRACE WITH OUTSTANDING VIEWS OF THE SEA FULL SERVICE SPA EXERCISE ROOM BUSINESS SERVICES BEAUTY PARLOR AND LOUNGE.ACCOMMODATIONS INCLUDE 39 ROOMS AND 21 SUITES EACH IMPECCABLY DECORATED AND MOST WITH A BALCONY OR TERRACE AND VIEWS OF THE BAY OF MAZZARO. AMENITIES AVAILABLE IN ALL ROOM TYPES INCLUDE DAILY AMERICAN BREAKFAST BUFFET MINI-BAR HIGH SPEED INTERNET ACCESS LCD SATELLITE TV NEWSPAPER AND PERSONAL SAFE.
Photo: Marcel Germain
SCORPIOS BEACH STUDIOS AND APAR
PROPERTY TYPE VACATION HOTEL YEAR BUILT 1998 RATINGS STARS 4 STARS ADDITIONAL HOTEL DESCRIPTION WE HAVE CREATED A STUDIO AND APARTMENTS COMPLEX ATSCORPIOS BEACH STUDIOS AND APARTMENTS AT MONOLITHOS BEACH WHICH IS LOCATED NEXT TO THE OLD TOMATO FACTORY OF 1922.LOYAL TO THE TRADITION AND RESPECTFUL TO THE ENVIRONMENT.SCORPIOS IS LOCATED IN PERFECT HARMONY WITH THE SURROUNDING AREA AND OFFERS OURS GUESTS ALL OF THE MODERN COMFORTS. WE ARE LOCATED JUST A FEW STEPS FROM THE BEACH OF MONOLITHOS 3KM FROM THE AIRPORT AND 7KM FROM THIRA.SCORPIOS PROVES TO BE THE PERFECT PLACE FOR RELAXING TRANQUILITY AND UNFORGETTABLE VACATIONS. GENERAL ROOM INFORMATION NUMBER OF ROOMS 23 NUMBER OF SUITES 23 NUMBER OF FLOORS 1 NUMBER OF NON SMOKING ROOMS 23ROOM DESCRIPTIONS ROOM CODE CST BEDDING TYPE TWIN CLASSIFICATION REGULAR MAX OCCUPANCY 2 MAX NUMBER OF ROLL AWAYS 0 ROOM DESCRIPTION CST FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHENETTE AIR CONDITION COOL HEATING FRIDGE DIRECT DIAL PHONE SATELLITE TV RADIO SAFETY BOX HAIRDRYER BALCONY OR TERRACE SOME WITH SEA VIEW COFFEE MACHINE ROOM CODE AP1 BEDDING TYPE DOUBLE CLASSIFICATION REGULAR MAX OCCUPANCY 2 MAX NUMBER OF ROLL AWAYS 0 ROOM DESCRIPTION AP11 BEDROOM AND A SPACIOUS LIVING ROOM WITH FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHENETTE AIR CONDITION HEATING FRIDGE DIRECT DIAL PHONE SATELLITE TV RADIO SAFETY BOX HAIRDRYER BALCONY OR TERRACE SOME WITH SEA VIEW COFFEE MACHINE
Hilton Molino Stucky Venice
Hilton Molino Stucky Venice is located in Venice’s La Giudecca neighborhood, close to I Gesuati, Squero di San Trovaso, and Ca’Rezzonico. Nearby points of interest also include Academy Gallery and Peggy Guggenheim Museum. Hotel Features. Hilton Molino Stucky Venice features a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool, a health club, a sauna, and a fitness facility. This 5 star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, a meeting/conference room, and secretarial services. High speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge) is available in public areas. The property has an area shuttle, which is complimentary. Concierge services, limo/town car service, and translation services are available. Additional property amenities include a rooftop terrace, a concierge desk, and multilingual staff. Guestrooms. 380 air conditioned guestrooms at Hilton Molino Stucky Venice feature minibars and laptop compatible safes. Bathrooms feature bathrobes, slippers, and hair dryers. Wired high speed Internet access is available for a surcharge. In addition to desks and complimentary newspapers, guestrooms offer phones. Plasma televisions have satellite channels and pay movies. Rooms also include safes and welcome amenities. Guests may request in room massages and hypo allergenic bedding. Notifications and Fees: Some properties have extra fees for amenities or services that may apply even if you do not use them. Government fees or taxes also may be charged to you when you check in or check out. This property told us they will charge you for the following: A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 5 per person, per night for guests 16 and older and EUR 2.5 per person, per night for guests aged 10 15 years old. This tax does not apply to residents of Venice City. Further exemptions may apply, subject to submission of proper documents to the property, to patients, their companions and people staying in the city for specific purposes/duties. The tax only applies to the first 5 nights of a stay, and is collected at the property in cash. 50% reduction applies for 2012: from 9 January to 3 February, 23 February to 31 March, 1 November to 2 December, and 10 to 22 December. We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. Additional fees and deposits may be charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out. Notifications and Fees: Some properties have extra fees for amenities or services that may apply even if you do not use them. Government fees or taxes also may be charged to you when you check in or check out. This property told us they will charge you for the following: A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 5 per person, per night for guests 16 and older and EUR 2.5 per person, per night for guests aged 10 15 years old.
Château de Chillon, Switzerland
Photo: Pear Biter
CHALET INDULGENCE 7 & 8, 290m2 each, constructed 2007
Outstanding luxurious linked chalets with outdoor jaccuzzi, open fire log, outdoor swimming pool and free WiFi internet connection. Fantastic location above the mountain resort of Nendaz, Verbier (4 Vallees) with great view over the Rhone Valley. Freeride skiing back to the chalet in case of good snow conditions (no marked or prepared ski run; use at own risk; ~500 m distance from the groomed ski slope). Home cinema room with TV (large plasma screem), Sky, Internet and games console. All the bedrooms have ‘en suite’ bathrooms. After skiing relax at the huge dining room/kitchen area featuring a high-value and modern open kitchen as well as a open fire log. Access to the huge panorama terrace with outdoor jacuzzi facing the stunning Rhone valley. The bunk bedroom is most suitable for either 3 adults or 6 children/teens. If there are 6 people per bunk bed room, each chalet can accommodate up to 16 people each (32 between them)
Ulun Danu Temple, Bali
Photo: Jennifer Phoon
SPA VILLAGE RESORT TEMBOK BALI
Hotel Year Built 2007 Additional Property Description Set amidst a dramatic volcanic landscape on Bali s north eastern coast, Spa Village Resort Tembok, Bali is where your restorative journey begins. Dedicated to top to toe pampering and personalised spa treatments, this uniquely peaceful and tranquil spot is surrounded by tropical gardens and provides a beach side restaurant, a spectacular infinity pool and stunning accommodation. The philosophy here is to de stress without distractions, so this is an adult only resort and there are no televisions in the rooms. However, the relaxing ambience is thoroughly addictive, helped by exquisitely comfortable rooms, suites and villas, all with terraces or balconies. On arrival, choose your personal Discovery Path individually designed for complete relaxation and wellbeing whilst experiencing Balinese culture and traditions from yoga at dawn, handicraft lessons and beach walks to wraps, scrubs, massages and soaking baths. NBR OF SUITES 4SET IN A LANDSCAPE OF GREAT NATURAL BEAUTY THE 31 ROOM RESORT IS THE IDEAL ENVIRONMENT IN WHICH TO THROW OFF THE CARES AND STRESSES OF THE WORLD AND SUCCUMB TO THE PLEASURES OF A RANGE OF PROGRAMS THAT HAVE BEEN CREATEDTO RESTORE WHAT LIFE TAKES FROM BODY AND SOUL.ROOM AMENITIES FOR ALL ROOMS ROOM AMENITIES AIR CONDITIONING / BATH TUB / BATHROBE / BATHROOM AMENITIES / DIRECT DIAL TELEPHONE / HAIRDRYER / MINI BAR / SAFESTD SEA VIEW MAX OCCUPANCY 2 MAX NBR OF ROLL AWAYS 0 ROOM DESCRIPTION SIMPLE ELEGANCE IS THE FOUNDATION UPON WHICH THE 27 KAMAR ROOMS OF THE SPA VILLAGE REST. ECHOING WITH THE GENTLE TRADITIONS OF BALINESE CULTURE, EACH ROOM BLENDS EXOTIC GRACE WITH MODERN COMFORT. AGAINST THE VIBRANT LANDSCAPE OF THE SPA VILLAGE, ROOMS ARE TRANSFORMED INTO PRIVATE HAVENS WITH EACH BEDROOM CONNECTING TO SPACIOUS MARBLE BATHROOMS. BEYOND THE SLIDING DOORS OF EVERY ROOM LIE WIDE TERRACES OR BALCONIES THAT OPEN UP TO AN EXPANSE OF LAND AND SEA.ROH CITY VIEW MAX OCCUPANCY 2 MAX NBR OF ROLL AWAYS 0 ROOM DESCRIPTION YOUR ROOM WILL BE ALLOCATED UPON ARRIVAL.STE SEA VIEW MAX OCCUPANCY 2 MAX NBR OF ROLL AWAYS 0 ROOM DESCRIPTION THE SPACIOUS ROOMS OF THE SUITES OCCUPY THE UPPER LEVELS OF THE SPA VILLAGE. ONE, PURNAMA SUITE, CLOSE TO THE LUMINESCENT POOL WHILE THE OTHER, THE SURYA SUITE, A FEW STEPS AWAY FROM THE SLATE HUED BEACH OF NORTHERN BALI. BOTH ONE BEDROOM SUITES HAVE A GENEROUS LIVING AREA WITH STUNNING BALCONY VIEWS THAT RANGE FROM THE BOUGAINVILLEA AND FRANGIPANI INFUSED GARDENS TO THE CLEAR BLUE WATERS OF THE BALI SEA.SU1 SEA VIEW MAX OCCUPANCY 2 MAX NBR OF ROLL AWAYS 0 ROOM DESCRIPTION BASKING BENEATH THE SHADE OF PALM TREES, THE TWO ONE BEDROOM VILLAS, THE BARUNA AND SAMUDRA VILLAS, ARE SANCTUARIES OF PEACE, EACH WITH THEIR OWN PRIVATE ENTRY AND PLUNGE POOL WITH UNOBSTRUCTED VIEWS OF THE OCEAN. THE BEDS IN THE VILLAS ARE LOVINGLY CRAFTE
Renaissance Paris Le Parc Trocadero Hotel
Renaissance Paris Le Parc Trocadero Hotel is located in Paris’s Trocadero neighborhood, close to Place du Trocadero, Arc de Triomphe, and Eiffel Tower. Nearby points of interest also include Louvre Museum and Notre Dame Cathedral. Hotel Features. Renaissance Paris Le Parc Trocadero Hotel features a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available 24 hours a day. The hotel serves hot and cold buffet breakfasts each morning in the restaurant (surcharges apply). Recreational amenities include a fitness facility. This 5 star property offers small meeting rooms, limo/town car service, and audio visual equipment. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in public areas and the hotel has an Internet point. This Paris property has 310 square meters of event space consisting of banquet facilities, conference/meeting rooms, a ballroom, and exhibit space. The property offers a train station pick up service (surcharge). Additional property amenities include a library, a concierge desk, and multilingual staff. This is a smoke free property. A total renovation of this property was completed in April 2011. Guestrooms. 122 air conditioned guestrooms at Renaissance Paris Le Parc Trocadero Hotel feature iPod docking stations and minibars. Accommodations offer city or garden views. Beds come with premium bedding. Bathrooms feature bathtubs or showers with handheld showerheads. They also offer makeup/shaving mirrors, bathrobes, and slippers. Wired high speed and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. In addition to desks and complimentary newspapers, guestrooms offer multi line phones with voice mail. LCD televisions have premium cable channels, TV Internet access (surcharge), and pay movies. Also included are laptop compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Guests may request in room massages, hypo allergenic bedding, and extra towels/bedding. A nightly turndown service is offered and housekeeping is available daily. Guestrooms are all non smoking. Notifications and Fees: No onsite parking is available. Some properties have extra fees for amenities or services that may apply even if you do not use them. Government fees or taxes also may be charged to you when you check in or check out. This property told us they will charge you for the following: A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.5 per person, per night We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out.
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