New York, New York—Reported by Elite Traveler, the private jet lifestyle magazine
Whether you want to spend an intimate weekend with your loved one, celebrate the holidays with the family, or simply escape with your girlfriends, these warm waterfront properties all offer packages to make this winter season both balmy and memorable.
Sure to put the heat back in your romance, couples will enjoy the ultimate winter getaway to Paresa Resort. Perched on the cliffs of Kamala amongst a lush tropical forest in Phuket, Thailand, each of the resort’s Pool Suites and Pool Villas features its own private infinity pool and breathtaking views of the dramatic indigo Andaman Sea. Couples can enjoy the “Weekend Winter Escape” package with complimentary daily breakfast for two at Diavolo restaurant and authentic Thai cuisine at the Resort’s signature al fresco restaurant Talung Thai with a Thai Set Dinner. Don’t forget to indulge in a range of relaxing spa treatments or enjoy therapies like yoga, meditation and mind training at The Spa by Paresa designed to help you and your beloved achieve pure domestic tranquility. A minimum two-night stay is required and includes round-trip airport transfers.
Fairmont Mayakoba, Maya Riviera, for those couples whose romances blossomed into families, is offering a “Holiday Season Package” fit for a memorable, event-filled family holiday vacation. The package includes accommodations in a luxury room or suite, a Lancha (boat) tour within the resort’s network of water canals, complimentary use of adult and children’s BMW Bikes, and various culinary delights. Guests can experience traditional Mexican dishes, as well as some favorite holiday recipes. During the stay, kids ages five years and younger eat free, kids between the ages of four and 12 can enjoy three hours of complimentary kids club access, and kids under the age of 18 staying in the same room with one adult do not pay daily resort fee. While Mayan-inspired activities at the Discovery Club and Penacho (Mexican head dress) making activities at the Kid’s Club are perfect for the younger ones, the Fairmont Mayakoba is sure to entertain the whole family wirth on-property nature walks and bird watching.
If you just a need a break from it all, however, then spend time with your best girlfriends at Regent Palms Turks & Caicos this winter. Guests can enjoy high-end shopping, award-winning spa treatments, delicious cuisine and cocktails, as well as a variety of complimentary activities, making for a great spot for a girl’s getaway. After a day of shopping, the Spa offers exclusive treatments like the Mother of Pearl polish with crushed conch shell. Out by the water, you and the girls can enjoy free paddleboard or sailing lessons from Regent Palms’ on-site staff. At night, try the newest Caribbean trend, “moonbathing”, where after-dinner drinks and desserts are served on the beach amidst mini spa treatments under the stars.