Our fantasy vacay is where our every whim and fancy is catered to, a spot where we feel no less than a king. Gorgeous and glamourous would only begin to describe this getaway we have in mind and while there are many places in our collection that would fit this bill, we’ve picked out some properties that go a step further to spoil and pamper us with indulgent experiences like butler services. Read on to discover some gems where you can vacay like royalty – for real.
Tree of Life, Jaipur really requires no introduction and should be on your list of worth-a-visit. The sandstone and lime structure offers an instant shift to a traditional Rajasthani luxury saved for royalty. A stay at one of the 14 villas of the resort is like a visit to an erstwhile age of grandeur. Each villa has its private lawn and backyard for you to linger, outdoor lip shower, a sunken tub and an outdoor couple’s spa for indulgent experiences. There is a pillow menu to give you the best sleep you’ve ever had and also a bath butler to make your baths decadent as sin – just thinking about this has us feeling relaxed.
Located at the foot of the iconic Thiksey Monastery, this luxurious camp has been inspired by the explorers of the British Raj. The campsite has been made organic and sustainable through the assimilation of traditional, local knowledge. Beautifully-furnished and spacious, these tents treat you to a stunning 360° panorama of mystical mountains around along with a butler service that makes you feel nothing less than a king!
|A stay at this luxury camp nestled on the borders of this park transports you a time of ‘shikar’ (hunting) camps. Relax under the shade of sleepy neem trees or enjoy the sweeping views of grasslands from your verandah. The heated, private swimming pool offers a perfect place to cool off, or warm up, on either side of your game drives, in peaceful and pristine privacy with unobstructed views of the Reserve. Your private butler will attend to your every want, ensuring every need is taken care of.
A little paradise away from home, daily routines and the humdrum of everyday life. Luxurious, well-spaced villas with private patios await you with stunning views of the ocean. Nestled in coconut and betel tree groves,this retreat is just the place to wind down and relish the idle pleasures of your own comfy beach house set by your own exclusive white sandy beach.
The architecture at this ornate hermitage in Bhutan combines the colourful accents of traditional Bhutanese craftsmanship with clean-lined contemporary designs to produce a sleek and original vibe. Uma Paro offers nine exclusive private villas, 20 bedrooms and a COMO Shambhala Retreat. The spacious, freestanding villas feature a separate kitchen, bedroom and sitting area with a traditional bukhari woodburning stove as well as a private spa treatment room along with a personal butler service to see to your every whim!
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