Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan, Indonesia: World’s Top 10 Hotels
The Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts opened its first hotel in 1961. It is a tale of continual innovation, remarkable expansion, and a single-minded dedication to the highest of standards. Their property in the Ayung River Valley with 60 rooms is reached via a suspension bridge that hovers over coconut trees and rice fields. The calm environment befits the resort’s location near Ubud, the spiritual heart of Bali.
The riverside guest villas have a meditation space, lily pond on the roof, as well as an outdoor living room and pool. They offer more experiences, including cooking lessons in a bamboo-clad center designed by Elora Hardy and Sacred Nap relaxation treatments, to keep things innovative and modern.
Masseria Torre Coccaro, Puglia, Italy
Masseria Torre Coccaro, Italy has opened 15 years ago and it is beautiful with fortified farmhouse and centuries-old crumbling tufa limestone walls, and 360-degree views down to the Adriatic Sea and behind to the Valle d’Itria hills. The rooms are decorated with dark wooden furniture and embroidered linens. They have asweet spa, stunning kitchen gardens, and a cooking school worth flying out for, as well as a great kids’ area. And if you are a beach lover, one of Puglia’s best beach clubs, Coccaro, is a two-minute drive away, with sushi on the menu.
Ballyfin, County Laois, Ireland
Ballyfin gives you a classical and royal feeling. Most of the reviewers say that “It was like stepping back in the past without the inconvenience of no electricity”.The hotel gives you the greatest service in the world with a calm and perfect environment.
Baros, Maldives Island Resort
Baros is a tourist destination since 1973. It is a natural paradise with a lush island canopy. You just need to have 25 minutes by speedboat from the Maldives’ international airport. It helps you to feel the warmth of life under the Baros sun. You can experience morning yoga sessions, sandbank picnics, dive into the underwater world, or spend your time freely in this heavenly destination.
Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa, Torres del Paine, Chile
Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa surrounded by craggy mountains and the glistening Lake Sarmiento Torres del Paine National Park. You can experience emerald lakes, fantastic mountain ranges, and abundant wildlife. The architecture is beautifully integrated with the landscape and offers stunning national park views. And the Uma Spa helps you to restore your mind, body, and soul.
Inkaterra La Casona, Cuzco, Peru
Inkaterra La Casona is the first boutique hotel in Cusco which is located at the Plaza Las Nazarenas and surrounded by astonishing Andean sceneries and lovely cobblestone streets, where guests discover the city’s majestic past.
Nayara Springs, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
There’s a 250-foot pedestrian bridge above the canopies of the trees to walk without disturbing to the jungle. There are two oversized infinity edge pools that merge into the forest, an award-winning spa with outdoor treatment bungalows, sauna, and steam rooms; and two restaurants. And also there is a piano bar lounge serving lunch by the pool and candlelight gourmet dinners with live music, and an outdoor terrace overlooking the volcano and the forest where they serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Inverlochy Castle is owned a rich landscape and history. During a tour to Balmoral in 1873, Queen Victoria spent a week at Inverlochy and she wrote in her diaries ‘I never saw a lovelier or more romantic spot’. This will experience some of Scotland’s finest scenery.