Luxury holiday destinations
There’s a whole world of possibilities out there for your next luxury holiday destination. And with Scott Dunn, you can choose from amazing destinations in all seven continents, staying in properties handpicked by our specialists.
Will you uncover the mysteries of the Far East, explore the jungles of Central America or cool off in the turquoise Caribbean? Wherever you want to go, your holiday will be tailor-made to fit and you can relax knowing that our specialists insist on only the best luxury holiday destinations and properties.
From luscious tropical islands to glittering modern cities, the Far East is hugely diverse with much to see and do, depending the kind of holiday you’re looking for. Lie on the beach in Thailand, witness the cherry blossom in Japan, explore Ankgor Wat in Cambodia or go diving in Indonesia.
Enjoy a typically warm Kiwi welcome to all the wonders of New Zealand, from whale-watching to glacier skiing. Or explore Australia’s diversity, from its lively cities to the spectacular outback, vast floodplains, rainforest, fabulous surfing beaches and colourful barrier reefs. Australasia awaits.
From the South Pole to the North Pole, the polar regions are truly the most remote places on the Earth. Home to some of the world’s most unique wildlife and richest histories, from whales to penguins to the great ice bear, both Antarctica and the Arctic offer a truly life-changing experience in an Icey wonderland that is ready to be explored.
Amazing animals, beautiful coastlines, ancient temples, palaces and dramatic scenery define this part of world. From Everest in Nepal to India’s rugged hills and bustling markets, down to the amazing hill country of Sri Lanka, a warm welcome always awaits from the people here.
Turquoise waters and powder-white beaches meet lush jungle and sunny skies on the islands of the Indian Ocean. From the extraordinary, unique flora and fauna of Madagascar, to luxury living in the Maldives, the islands of the Indian Ocean are wonderfully contrasting with one thing in common: gorgeous turquoise waters, and tropical breezes that feel magical on the skin.
From the oasis cities of Samarkand, Bukhara and Merv to vast desert landscapes, Central Asia is thrillingly otherworldly. Conjuring up the romance of the Silk Road, not to mention conquerors and explorers such as Tamerlane and Marco Polo, to many of us this huge region remains a blank on the map. Lacking the mass tourism found elsewhere in Asia, a journey here offers genuine adventure.
From vast plains teeming with game, to lush waterways of the Okavango Delta, colourful markets of North Africa and vibrant Cape Town, this diverse continent is magnificent in its extremes. Let our experienced Africa specialists expertly guide you through the many choices and create your perfect holiday to Africa.
Here, the modern metropolises of the Emirates contrast with ancient cities such as Petra and Jerash, and the traditional Bedouin way of life in the desert. Experience a rapidly growing new world in modern Dubai, explore bustling souks, or escape to Oman’s endless golden beaches.
South America is a true record-breaker, boasting the Amazon, the largest rainforest in the world; Angel Falls, the highest waterfall; and the driest place on Earth, the Atacama Desert. The continent’s rivers and lush rainforests support a diverse range of plant, bird, amphibian and mammal species. The culture of Latin America, whilst unique, is strongly influenced by the Portuguese and Spanish
From plunging gorges, tropical jungle and blissful beaches in Mexico, to towering volcanoes, abundant wildlife, bustling cities, Mayan ruins and temples stretching from Guatemala to Panama, there are a thousand spectacles to encounter in Central America. Rich and diverse cultures await, both ancient and modern, with fascinating history adding another dimension to your holiday.
The music you’ve heard and the movies you’ve seen all come magically to life when you visit North America. From the Adirondacks to the Bayous, from the Yukon to Zion, North America is simply amazing. With its mind-boggling diversity of peoples, landscapes and climates across both the USA and Canada, it really does have something for everyone.