This luxury spa hotel offers upmarket accommodation and a recent renovation led by the famous interior designer, Kelly Hoppen. Location-wise, it boasts a prime setting on a secluded peninsula overlooking the Indian Ocean near the fishing village of Grand Gaube. To get here, you could fly into the nearest international airport 76km away, or make use of the helipad.
Each of the 186 rooms, suites and villas offer a sophisticated beach-style décor that blends white walls and neutral furnishings. They also each have sea views, free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and terraces, while suites add separate living areas and whirlpool tubs. There are also high-end villas to rent which feature private plunge pools, cabanas and butler service.
LUX* Me Spa concept combines fitness, spa, nutrition, yoga, retreats and experiences in one place. From facials, massages and scrubs, to yoga classes and exercise programmes, the idea is that guests create their own wellbeing experience to suit themselves. Then there is a huge choice of watersports, from kitesurfing and swimming with dolphins, to diving and deep-sea fishing, as well as golf, tennis, beach volleyball bike rides and hiking for landlubbers. Or you can just lie on the beach and soak up that sun – this is a holiday after all. Kids aged from three to 11 are well taken care of with the PLAY club, while teens from 12 to 17 can hang out with their friends at Studio 17, where local dance classes, beach activities and adventure trips should keep them out of too much trouble.
Choose from six restaurants which combined serve everything from Peruvian, Argentinian, Japanese, Creole, Turkish and international options. There’s also a poolside bar serving snacks and drinks while you sunbathe, a café and several bars.
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