The dreadful and gloomy winters have started in full swing leaving us longing for clear skies and some sunshine. If your absolutely tired and sick of the weather in Hong Kong, now would be the perfect time to plan a quick escape to a warm and sunny destination!
The Leading Hotels of the World has more than 80 fabulous properties from luxury destination resorts to sophisticated urban icons and here are our picks on the Top Five Luxury Getaways to escape this winter.
1. Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur
The ideal time to visit India would be from late October and late March. Head for Taj Lake Palace in Udaipur, which seems to float in the middle of Lake Pichola. Conceived in romance, the palace was built in 1746 by Maharana Jagat Singh II, 62nd successor to the royal dynasty of Mewar. Today it is one of the most popular and perfect luxury getaway for couples.
2. Residence & Spa One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
Residence & Spa One&Only Royal Mirage in Dubai, an intimate Arabian style sanctuary, the resort is set in 65 acres of landscaped gardens along with a private beach where you can enjoy a wide range of water sports.
3. The Okura Prestige, Bangkok
The Okura Prestige Bangkok. Embracing an Asian design with a blend of Japanese and Thai cultures, the hotel boasts cutting-edge facilities and Okura’s original hospitality principles of calmness and comfort. Not to be missed is the cantilevered 25-meter infinity pool, anchored to the outside of the 25th floor.
4. 12 Apostles Hotel and Spa, Cape Town, South Africa
Go to the ends of the earth – or nearly – to the 12 Apostles Hotel and Spa, in Cape Town, South Africa. With its namesake mountain range as a backdrop, the hotel stands at the very edge of the Atlantic, surrounded by acres of marine coastal nature reserves maintaining its reputation as a perfect luxury getaway. For the perfect indulgence, you can head to The Sanctuary Spa or head to the beach for fun water sport activities.
5. The Chedi, Muscat
Beach lovers, time to rejoice once again! If you your looking for options in the Middle East, located just 20 minutes north of the capital of Oman, The Chedi, Muscat, would be the perfect one for you! Designed in traditional Omani style, this exclusive beach resort offers world-class facilities for the avid travelers along with being set against the backdrop of the Sultanate’s magnificent Hajjar mountain ranges.
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