Luxe Retreats

Enough of stereotyped hotel rooms in boring, boxy buildings, in same-old city surroundings. Experiment with the unexpected. Step into an out-of-the-box, unusual living space. Make a home in a treetop hanging house, glass igloo, floating pod, prison cell. Live different.

New Zealand
Pure Pods
Drop off the grid into one of the secret glass cabins scattered around the country's famed southern island. Spectacular wilderness, glamping comforts of home and sheep for company. Accessible by car, and a 10-20 minute walk through bush and hills. Totally eco-friendly. Go find yours.
Luxury Lodges of Australia
Capella Lodge, Lord Howe island
Elevate to an authentic Australian beach house feel on a treasure island in a contemporary island-style suite blending with the pristine natural environment. Barefoot luxury from the plush interiors to the white-sanded beaches, worth splurging your hard-earned money on.
Namale Resort
Imagine the finest all-inclusive vacation in a luxurious villa buried inside 525 acres of pure tropical beauty on Fiji’s northern island of Vanua Levu. Adults-only private paradise with endless ocean views and personal pool? Blissful pampering in an award-winning 10,000 square foot spa set on an volcanic cliff overlooking the Koro Sea? Yes, please.
Sal Salis, Ningaloo Reef
With the roar of the ocean lulling you to sleep in one of the 15 eco-luxe tents under the twinkling starry nights, Sal Salis promises true exclusivity. All the comforts you could ask for, delicious cuisine and top-notch service, besides views of the surrounding bush, Indian Ocean and UNESCO World Heritage listed Ningaloo Reef. Lazy hammock person or humpback whales swimming partner…this is perfect for both your avatars.
New Zealand
The Marlborough Lodge, Blenhiem
This ten-room boutique heritage hotel converted from a convent is perfectly set close to wineries of the Marlborough region. Pluck berries in the vegetable gardens, relish freshly prepared gourmet delights, cozy up at the outdoor fireplace and explore the vineyards on the property.