Got insatiable travel cravings but don’t want to head too far out? Take a break and visit these incredible destinations that are just a doorstep away. We’ve rounded up a number of out of town spots which are perfect for relaxing, exploring and refueling away from the stress of daily life, great for people who aren’t looking for a long vacation but need a quick perk-me-up trip indulging in wellness treatments, learning more about a new culture or hiking through the jungle. Check out the list below for some easy getaway options that can be further customized for you.
Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas
Phuket, West coast beaches and islands, Thailand
Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas is a luxurious resort, ideally located in northern Phuket on the secluded Mai Khao Beach. With plenty of activities, dining options and private pool villas, this is a great option in Thailand for couples and families.
Six Senses Con Dao
Con Dao Island, Southern Coasts and Islands, Vietnam
Just a short flight from the bustling streets of Saigon lies this unique oasis on an island in the Con Dao Archipelago, an area of outstanding natural beauty steeped in history. Six Senses have created a simply idyllic luxurious retreat here.
$3,400per person for 7 nights
Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay
The Four Seasons Jimbaran Bay is a romantic resort style property where spacious, luxury pool villas offer a totally private experience. With a safe golden beach, which the hotel overlooks, it is perfect for couples and families alike.
Six Senses Yao Noi
Koh Yao Noi, West coast beaches and islands, Thailand
Six Senses Yao Noi is a fabulous luxury Six Senses property in a stunning location amongst the picturesque limestone pinnacles of Phang Nga Bay. This is a tucked away, private boutique resort, making it a real retreat.
Koh Rong Archipelago, Coastal Cambodia, Cambodia
Song Saa is a private island hideaway hidden away on a paradise island in Cambodia’s untouched Koh Rong Archipelago. Boasting Cambodia's only over-water villas, Song Saa is a true escape off the well worn path through Asia.
$6,200per person for 7 nights
The Datai Langkawi
With a stunning rainforest backdrop, this luxury, well established hotel is consistently one of our favourites. With its excellent service, unique rooms, exceptional restaurants and superior facilities, The Datai Langkawi is the perfect beach retreat.
Vinh Hy Bay, Vietnam
Amanoi is the Aman debut in Vietnam. Situated on the dramatic coastline of the Nui Chua National Park, one of Vietnam's largest natural conservation sites, Amanoi offers a truly special experience.
Borneo Rainforest Lodge
Danum Valley and Tabin, Borneo, Malaysia
Borneo Rainforest Lodge, located in Sabah, is one of the most luxurious of the lodges found in Borneo. This rather special lodge offers an off the beaten track wildlife experience in the heart of the Danum Valley, surrounded by primary rainforest.
Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong
The Four Seasons Hong Kong is a luxurious, contemporary and stylish hotel in the heart of Hong Kong's financial district on Hong Kong island, offering phenomenal views across Victoria Harbour. From here you can explore both Hong Kong Island and Kowloon.
Rosewood Hong Kong
The latest addition to the ever-changing Hong Kong skyline, The Rosewood expertly merges heritage and contemporary design offering guests luxurious suites, spectacular views and manicured gardens and terraces - a rarity in the Hong Kong hotel scene.
Kuala Lumpur, Sandakan, Kinabatangan River & Gaya Island
A journey through the heart of Malaysian Borneo showcasing the very best this diverse country has to offer. Discover metropolitan Kuala Lumpur before exploring the dense Borneo Rainforest. See pygmy elephants and orangutans in the pristine Kinabatangan Wetlands area before enjoying some respite on one of Sabah's beautiful outer islands, Gaya...
Exceptional East Coast Thailand
Bangkok, Koh Phangan & Koh Samui
Indulge in a relaxing two-centre holiday combining the tropical islands of Koh Phangan and Koh Samui, staying in luxurious pool villas as you soak up the sun. The east coast of Thailand has the best weather from February to September and this is a great way to experience two very different islands.
Siem Reap, Mekong River, Phnom Penh, Kirirom National Park, Koh Rong Archipelago
Glide through Cambodia on a glorious journey of ultimate luxury, serene landscapes, and palate tingling cuisine. Taking you to places few others have seen, staying at the most luxurious of properties with unprecedented service and all in effortless style. Kick-off in Siem Reap with private tours of the world-famous Angkor temple, head to Phnom...
Hanoi, Halong Bay, Ninh Vahn Bay, Ho Chi Minh
A crafted Vietnam delight, pushing the limits to create the ultimate in luxury as you travel through this majestic country. Bringing you only the best to create this epic itinerary which will take you on a journey through some of the most evocative parts of Vietnam and staying at the most spectacular properties in each destination. Dive into the...
Epic Bali and Lombok
Ubud, Lombok and Seminyak
Fancy an exciting break to Indonesia? This little trip packs a mighty punch and is perfect for couples looking for a mild dose of culture, varied scenery, plenty of excitement and wild adventure, tropical sun and a few lively beach bars for good measure! All this whilst staying at luxury boutique properties and stylish villas…what’s not to like?
Java, Ubud, Komodo National Park, Sumba
Experience a trip like no other around one of Asia’s most diverse archipelagos, with thrilling adventures at every turn! Watch a magical sunrise over the world's largest Buddhist temple, soak up Balinese culture, explore bustling markets and experience new flavours, swim in crystal clear water teeming with marine life and go in search of the mighty...
Thailand with Kids
Bangkok, Koh Samui
This is a perfect two-centre holiday for families with young children looking for a guaranteed sunny getaway in Thailand complete with gorgeous palm-fringed beaches, chance encounters with exotic wildlife and gentle dose of culture mixed in for good measure! For the best weather, we recommend the school holidays between February and September.