As people were confined to their homes due to the pandemic, all travel plans were either cancelled or put on hold for almost a year. As we welcome 2021, let’s hope that this will be the year for some travelling. Afterall, everyone deserves a break from their mundane lives and a little bit of pampering every now and then.
We have compiled a list of some of the world’s most luxurious resorts with rich architecture and world-class amenities for all those who are planning to travel when the borders open. Take a closer look at this interesting read. - Akhila
BELMOND CAP JULUCA, ANGUILLA
There is no better way to discover the intriguing and truly inviting island of Anguilla than by staying at one of the most luxurious resorts, Belmond Cap Juluca. This five star property is nestled in Maunday’s Bay. Set amidst the spectacular pristine sand, cool and inviting turquoise water and the vibrant tropical gardens, the Belmond Cap Juluca captivates guests with its world-class hospitality. Built in 1988, the Moroccon style white villas were originally designed by ace architect Oscar Farmer. In 2017, international design firm HKS Architects designed this jaw-dropping property with modern elements to welcome luxury travellers from around the world, while preserving its understated elegance. The newly built guestrooms are decorated with high-end limestone, tropical woods and custom floor tiles. The redesigned bathrooms lead to private patios for soaking in the sun and enjoying the fresh breeze. The simple architecture blends into the resort’s main living area where the round arches invite guests to get a glimpse of the exquisite views of the Maunday’s Bay.
With exceptional service, world-class amenities, modern architecture, and striking views of the beach, this resort provides a uniquely enriching experience. The Belmond Cap Juluca offers wonderful fine dining options too. A lavish spread of International and Caribbean cuisines are prepared by renowned Executive Chef Johnny Clero. One of the major highlights is the specially curated nine-course dinner menu that will surely leave your taste buds tantalised.
This exceptional resort is also popular for offering a plethora of herbal treatments inspired by the island’s first inhabitants. Guests can also indulge in some ancient healing therapies at the new Arawak Spa. The rejuvenating power of the sea, use of local products and the amazing service at this world-class spa will take you to a whole new level of well-being. It will surely be an unforgettable experience. Exfoliating polishes, aromatherapy wraps and a variety of message techniques are all on offer.
Owing to its brilliant architectural design, out of the world services and breathtaking views of nature, this resort is one of the most favourite holiday destinations for celebrities like Paris Hilton, Caroline Kennedy, Janet Jackson, and Denzel Washington.