Total privacy. Stretches of glittering sea and sky. Spas, pools, incredible facilities and flawless service. An island all to yourself. Does your perfect getaway go something like this?
If so, then you need to take a trip to Southeast Asia. Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Maldives, and Thailand were made to immerse you in nature without disturbing it.
Song Saa Private Island Resort, Koh Ouen Island, Cambodia
A world beneath the water and an untouched tropical forest wait on a private island in Cambodia. At Song Saa, with 27 luxurious villas, pools, private decks and a spa, you can witness the beauty of nature and indulge yourself. The restaurants and bars offer you encompassing views of the ocean in which you stand in the middle.
Amanbagh, Rajasthan, India
Long ago, Amanbagh used to be a hunting lodge for Mughal Princes. Today, it is a collection of 37 suites and pavilions with private courtyards or terraces and marble bathtubs. Rose-pink walls, palm and eucalyptus trees set amidst welcoming villages, age-old mosques, and temples, incredible wildlife and tours through the jungle. With remains of the past etched into stone, live like the princes of old.
Soori Bali, Bali, Indonesia
Set on the edge of the ocean, between mountains and rice fields, Soori Bali epitomizes the island: peaceful and rejuvenating. All 48 of Soori Bali’s villas are locally crafted, have private pools and offer sweeping views. There is treasure all around you, from the food and culture to the scenic wonders and the ancient Hindu temple set along cascading waves. Take in beautiful Bali.
St. Regis, Maldives, Vommuli Island, Maldives
The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort overlooks the vast expanse of the clear blue that is the Indian Ocean. Private terraces and pools adorn each of the villas; 33 which are set on land and 44 that sit gracefully on the water. With a private lagoon, Iridium Spa, outdoor infinity pool and impeccable service, you can float away on a private island, lying between rainforest and beach.
Sri Panwa, Phuket, Thailand
Sri Panwa sits high atop Cape Panwa and commands control of the Cape Panwa peninsula. 52 villas and the public areas offer stunning panoramic views of the Andaman Sea and neighboring islands. It’s the finest features, finishes, and interiors hidden amidst a labyrinth of green hills and wandering paths. Set right up against the cape, you get restaurants, pools, bars, a spa, and gym.