What defines a luxury beach resort? Unmatched service, relaxing spas and breathtaking sunset views are just a few factors that come to mind. From the aqua-blue waters of the Mediterranean to unspoiled archipelagos, beach nirvana is only a few clicks away. Discover my top picks for the best luxury beaches in the world.
Anse Source d'Argent is a popular destination thanks to its mesmerizing rock formations, tranquil waters and snorkeling areas. Feel rejuvenated with a stay at Maia Luxury Resort & Spa by indulging in Hatha Yoga, Balinese massage and qigong.
TURKS & CAICOS:
The Turks and Caicos Islands are a fantastic setting for luxury travelers seeking an adventure. The 8 inhabited islands are easy to reach by plane, boat or ferry from the main hub of Providenciales. Grace Bay Beach is home to numerous resorts offering beachfront villas, impeccable dining and spa treatments. Explore the wonders of the sea by scuba diving at the island's breathtaking barrier reef system.
Oia is a charming village tucked away on the northern tip of Santorini, known for its iconic Greek architecture and panoramic views of volcanic landscapes. Boutiques like Perivolas are a stone's throw from the village but simultaneously provide solitude hugging the cliff. For a refreshing swim, head to the bottom of the rugged hill and take a dip in the crystalline waters of Amoudi Bay.
NUSA DUA, BALI:
Nusa Dua is the top destination for a lavish beach stay while getting a fabulous introduction to Balinese culture. The resort provides relaxing lagoon pools, personalized spa treatments and round the clock butler service. Explore the nearby Uluwatu Temple or Bali's cultural hub of Ubud to learn about the local customs.
MARTHA’S VINEYARD, USA
Famous for its astonishing sunset views and delicious lobsters. East Beach provides seclusion from the crowds and the peaceful sounds of the waves crashing against the shore. For mesmerizing scenery, head to Aquinnah to gaze at the famous cliffs facing the sea. Menemsha Inn and Cottages lets you snuggle up by a wood-burning firehouse while enjoying stunning views of the harbour.
Where will you be headed this summer? Let me know!