The holidays are just around the corner, and it’s time to choose the perfect spot for your Christmas stay or your New Year’s festivities. We know exactly how to make Christmas or New Year extra special for you and your loved ones. Ditch the parties and fireworks and celebrate differently this year by indulging yourself in these luxurious island resorts across the globe.
Baha Mar, Bahamas
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If you are looking to have a little party of your own with your loved ones, this place is perfect for you. Apart from the extravagance and grandeur architecture and amenities that this hotel provides, it also celebrates Junkanoo; a traditional festival including high-energy street celebrations which takes place between Christmas and New Year is perfect to explore the artist in you.
Velaa Private Island, Maldives
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This unique destination was developed to embody the very best of this unique archipelago, bathed by azure skies in the aquamarine waters of the Indian Ocean. Velaa Private Island New Years Eve 2020 will experience the most magical sight with plenty of guests at the property. People love privacy to spend time with their loved one and this is an excellent choice to make. The property arranges for special candlelight dinner and romantic ambiance for the couples.
Aman Sveti Stefan, Montenegro
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Welcome 2020 in style by choosing Sveti Stefan which is a small islet and 5-star hotel resort on the Adriatic coast of Montenegro, approximately 6 kilometers southeast of Budva. It’s not difficult to see the appeal of Aman Sveti Stefan. It has scenic views of both forest and sea, and the historic charm of its architecture is juxtaposed against paradise vibes along its beaches.
LUX Belle Mare, Mauritius
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The LUX Belle Mare is situated on the eastern shoreline of the island near the quaint town of Belle Mare. Enjoy a spectacular view of white beaches and the sparkling lagoon Stroll along winding pathways where the air is alive with the scent of herbs and perfumed flowers. This Five-star all-inclusive or half board resort has 174 suites and villas with a chic to contemporary beach décor designed by Kelly Hoppen.
The Naka Island, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Phuket
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Breathtaking ocean views, ivory beaches, and luxury villas make for an exclusive destination at The Naka Island, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Phuket. Located off the east coast of Phuket, this resort hotel is the only property on the secluded island, making it your ideal tropical getaway. Top attractions, such as feeding elephants at Phuket Elephant Park, kayaking around James Bond Island and swimming between the limestone cliffs of Maya Bay, are just a short boat ride away.
Four Seasons Resorts, Bora Bora
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Escape to cerulean waters, glorious sands and majestic mountain vistas at the Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora and allow yourself to drift into the slow pace of island life. With a relaxed décor reflecting its Polynesian location, the overwater bungalow suites here are light and airy with traditional teak furnishings and beautiful high ceilings of thatched pandanus leaves. The Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora is also one of the world’s largest overwater bungalow hotels, featuring 100 bungalows along with 21 beach villas which are majestical to celebrate this New Year in style.
Zaya Nurai Islands, Abu Dhabi
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If you want this New Year’s Eve to stick in the memory for a very long time, then this is for you. This property is well-known for organizing 2-day beach parties featuring world-class musicians. Zaya Nurai is Abu Dhabi’s little paradise island offering luxury at its finest. With its four restaurants, pools, water park, wave slide, water activities, and spa, it’s a complete rejuvenating experience; a much needed holiday retreat.
Hamilton Princess & Beach Club – A Fairmont Managed Hotel
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A major draw of this hotel is its exclusive beach club that is available only to its guests. Guests can take a 20-minute-long complimentary shuttle on the hotel’s very own “Jitney” to its private beach club, which is located on Sinky Bay, a private cove on South Beach. You can sunbathe in a sheltered cove with land or water hammock, and explore the tropical paradise via paddleboard, kayak, or snorkeling. A wonderful place to spend the whole day and celebrate the evening of the New Year with style.
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