After several months of freezing temperatures, shoveling snow and de-icing the driveway, a warm-weather escape is the break everyone needs this time of year. Unlimited sunshine, endless ocean views, luxurious spa services and world-class dining are the cure for the winter blues. So, if you’re looking for inspiration for booking your next warm-weather escape, read on for details on some of the most luxurious resorts in warm weather locales. Whether it’s a long weekend or a long week, your time away will have lasting benefits.
Four Seasons Bora Bora
As the most famous island in the South Pacific, Bora Bora is synonymous with paradise. The Four Seasons Bora Bora is synonymous with magnificence. From its five-star service, opulent overwater bungalows, infinity pools, island restaurants, open-air fitness center, a waterfront spa and once-in-a-lifetime views of the mountains and ocean.
Necker Island, British Virgin Islands
Necker Island is Sir Richard Branson’s luxury private island in the British Virgin Islands. The luxurious retreat sits on a 74-acre private island—and you can book the island exclusively— featuring three individual villas. In addition, during certain weeks of the year, you can book an individual room. The BVI’s crystal clean water and sandy white beaches are the backdrop to Necker Island. The island boasts endless activities, ranging from water activities, scuba diving, tennis, yoga, infinity pools, spa treatments and more. In addition, there is a three-mile hiking trail where you might catch a glimpse of a flamingo, a giant tortoise or lemurs.
North Island Lodge, Seychelles
North Island is a luxury private island resort in the inner islands of Seychelles. North Island is the epitome of exclusive luxury and has 11 opulent villas raised off the ground and set in the powder white sand beaches of the turquoise Indian Ocean. Each villa has its own plunge pool and outdoor shower. The island resort offers endless activity options, such as scuba diving, snorkeling, sunset cruises, island excursions, kid’s activities, yoga, a spa and more.
Beach Village at The Del, San Diego, California
If you’re looking to stay stateside, Beach Village, Hotel del Coronado’s gated community of beachfront cottages and villas is an excellent choice. The resort promises personalized, elevated service with access to exclusive experiences and amenities at every turn. From beachfront dining, sea-to-table cuisine, endless beach days, spa days and relaxation, a stay at Beach Village will have you rested and recharged to return to daily life.
Four Seasons Maui, Hawaii
If you are looking for the ideal Hawaiian vacation, look no further than the Four Seasons Maui. The fragrant smell of plumeria envelops the open-air oceanfront resort, and the tranquil yet lively vibe immediately greets you. Whether you stay in a suite or an oceanfront room, you will receive the most impeccable service of a Four Seasons resort.