Rebounding beautifully from the October 2017 Northern California wildfires, a refreshed and renewed Olea Hotel has reopened in Glen Ellen, in eastern Sonoma County.
Where Aman and Six Senses make country hopping easy—soaking in sights ranging from Tiger’s Nest and Punakha Dzong to the Gangtey Valley along the way—Bhutan Spirit Sanctuary takes a different approach, encouraging guests to stay put.
The Luxury Collection®, part of Marriott International, Inc., announced the opening of Solaz, a Luxury Collection Resort, Los Cabos. Perched on a coveted 34 acres overlooking the Sea of Cortez, Solaz Resort offers travelers a restorative, wholly transformative experience in the heart of Baja California Sur. Located midway between the bustling vacation city of Cabo San Lucas and the quaint historic town of San José del Cabo, the 128-room beachfront oasis is The Luxury Collection‘s first hotel on the beautiful Baja California peninsula.
Once serving as an alternative to Thailand’s heavily touristed island of Phuket, Koh Samui’s beautiful white-sand beaches were long only visited by those in the know. Cape Fahn Hotel, a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, will open now on a private island just off the northeast coast of Koh Samui. With just 22 villas, the intimate property promises an unparalleled sense of privacy for the area.
Big news from Rocco Forte Hotels: The luxury hospitality group has just announced it will be taking over Masseria Torre Maizza in Puglia. In recent years, this under-visited Italian region—dotted with medieval hilltop towns and olive groves—has come into its own as a tourist destination, appreciated by travelers seeking authenticity (not to mention the pretty beaches).