Your private sanctuary

Your private sanctuary

As we wait for our next vacation in anticipation, travel in the new normal would undoubtedly be an interesting one. With social distancing and safety measures in place, a private retreat seems more desirable and appropriate now than ever. With panoramic views, abundance of space, personalised service, world class amenities and not a single soul in sight, it will definitely be an experience worth waiting for.
Marriott Homes and Villas
From private beach villas to holiday homes in the mountains, Homes & Villas by Marriott International has the perfect vacation for you. Besides a private sanctuary, you will also get the Marriott level of service, as well as earn Bonvoy points during your stay.

• Glass Villa Cap Ferrat, Cote d’ Azur, France

Set above the village of Cap Ferrat, this modern seven-bedroom estate offers several terraces among landscaped Mediterranean gardens, including a panoramic sea-view terrace with a heated swimming pool. An expansive pool deck has several sitting spaces, both in the sun and shade – perfect for outdoor dining with access to a gas barbecue. The villa’s seven spacious bedrooms are spread out over three levels. The two bedrooms on the main floor both offer access to a private terrace. The villa is walking distance to the village of Cap Ferrat, where guests can enjoy a coffee at one of the nearby cafes and shop at the local stores. The towns of Nice, Monaco, Cannes and Menton are also close by for the restless explorers.
• Villa Baroque, Amalfi Coast, Italy
Villa Baroque, Amalfi Coast, Italy
Nestled on a south-facing aspect near the tip of the Sorrentine Peninsula, this remarkable villa is a hidden gem that sleeps up to 12 guests. It is perched above the pebble beach at Marina del Cantone, a fishing hamlet that seems to have been unchanged for centuries. Guests adore the sense of privacy and calm that is the hallmark of this villa, not to mention its many stunning views. The property has six double bedrooms over three levels, each with an en-suite bathroom and air-conditioning. The home chef will find the setting perfect for exploring Italian cuisine. The kitchen offers all the modern conveniences you’ll need to create authentic local dishes. Its doors open onto a flower-filled terrace with a furnished dining table and lounge area, while the outdoor cooking zone includes a barbecue and a traditional wood-fired pizza/bread oven. Nearby is the large, infinity swimming pool featuring hydromassage seats to pamper guests. A garden pathway leads down to the sea, but for guests who don’t care to hike back up, there is a private funicular.
Amanpulo, Philippines
Amanpulo, Philippines
Derived from the Sanskrit word for ‘peace’, aman, and the Filipino word for islet, pulo, Amanpulo is set on its own private island in the Philippines. Accessible only by private plane, Amanpulo is around an hour from Manila, yet feels a world away from anywhere, blissfully marooned in the middle of the Sulu Sea. A private island fringed by white sand beaches, the resort offers a back to nature experience in supreme comfort and privacy. Casitas are built into the verdant forest canopy, perched on the hillside or set along the 6.5km beach, while each of the private Villas has its own beachfront. The calm, clear seas are ideal for kite surfing, while divers can explore the coral reef, teeming with marine life just 300 metres offshore.
Niyama Private Islands, Maldives
Niyama Private Islands, Maldives
Niyama Private Islands offers more than a luxury retreat in the Maldives. Going beyond conventional concepts of lavish accommodation, sumptuous cuisines, and lavish services, Niyama Private Islands presents every visitor with myriad opportunities to create their own exceptional island experience. With twin islands Play and Chill, Niyama offers you the true luxury of choice, with everything expected from an island resort and so much more. Chill is true to its name. You can discover new depths of relaxation at The Drift Spa, or take in a movie under the stars at the outdoor cinema. Just off the coast, Edge prepares elegant entrées from freshly caught seafood, while Subsix will delight with its underwater panoramas. Play provides delightful diversions for those looking for more active pursuits. On the water, you can kayak around the islands or discover why Niyama is among the hottest surfing destinations. Bicyclists can explore the island at their own pace, perhaps lured by the aromas from the chef’s spice gardens. These are only just the start of the experiences to be had on Niyama Private Islands.
Naladhu Private Island, Maldives
Naladhu Private Island, Maldives
Azure skies, emerald gardens, turquoise waters lapping at silver sands – Naladhu is a year-round tropical paradise. With a collection of 20 luxurious houses overlooking the Indian Ocean, Naladhu Private Island Maldives whisks guests away into a world of Maldivian beauty. Ideally situated just a 30-minute speedboat ride from Velana International Airport, the tranquil isle of Velighandu Huraa offers absolute seclusion and unrivalled indulgence. Elegant and expansive colonial-style house immerse guests in their own private sanctuary, with plenty of space to stretch out. Each of these graceful dwellings comes with its own pool and is served by a dedicated butler, on call to assist with every request, from dining reservations to recreation and in-villa services. Six beach houses feature a verdant rear garden and palm-fringed path to the island’s private beach. Thirteen ocean houses nudge the shoreline, with sundecks extending out over rolling seas. Guests can choose from one-bedroom houses or stay in a sprawling two-bedroom pool residence with a 100-square-meter pool – the perfect retreat for families with children.
Private Retreats at Chiang Mai, Thailand
Private Retreats at Chiang Mai, Thailand
Nestled among emerald rice fields, Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai is a sanctuary of well-being, perfect for unwinding, recharging and finding your fulfilment with individually-tailored experiences. Journey on the path to well-being on your own terms – from a private pavilion overlooking the verdant landscape or the plush interiors of an exclusive residence. Families can immerse themselves in Thai culture and tradition. With its very own working rice fields, the resort offers a valuable opportunity to experience rice planting, where they learn about the fascinating journey of rice and witness first-hand the hard work that goes into farming. Along the way, they get to meet the resort’s resident buffaloes and take part in the ritual buffalo bathing ceremony. Creativity is encouraged through the art of making krathongs from banana leaves, painting on traditional umbrellas and working with local sa paper from mulberry bark to make their own Lanna and hill-tribe garments, culminating in an exciting dress-up party around the Resort grounds, where they wear and parade their own handiwork.
Private Retreats at Koh Samui Thailand
Private Retreats at Koh Samui Thailand
An invigorating hillside oasis, Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui is a true reflection of island life in a lush tropical setting in the Gulf of Thailand. With an enviable reputation of being among the world’s best for family vacations, the resort offers a range of enriching, fun and safe experiences for children including a dedicated Kids for All Seasons program that will keep the young travellers entertained throughout their stay. Children can learn about sustainability and the Coral Conservation Project. More than 16,000 broken coral fragments have been nursed back to life and replanted into the reef under the supervision of the resort’s on-site marine biologist. Muay Thai classes are energy-packed and designed for children aged 4-15 years. The session includes games and other fun-based activities to keep them focused, active and attentive in the Muay Thai training ring. Even the smallest members of the family can participate in interactive cooking classes accompanied by parents to learn the secrets of Thai cooking, making dishes that can be easily be recreated at home.
Four Seasons Langkawi, Malaysia
Four Seasons Langkawi, Malaysia
Flanked by a tropical rainforest, limestone cliffs and the emerald waters of the Andaman Sea, the natural beauty on our Island of Legends is as dramatic as it is serene. Tucked away within an UNESCO World Geopark, the resort’s Malay-style pavilions and villas offer both quiet, romantic havens for lovebirds as well as versatile family-oriented retreats. Wake up with a morning swim in your plunge pool before enjoying breakfast on the deck, then head out to explore the mysterious mangrove forests, winding rivers and ancient sea stacks that create our unique landscape. Find some balance at The Geo Spa, then sit down for authentic Malay cuisine at Ikan-Ikan before toasting the spectacular, jewel-tone sunset with a cocktail at Rhu Bar.
Four Seasons Jimbaran Bay, Bali, Indonesia
Four Seasons Jimbaran Bay, Bali, Indonesia
Become one with Bali’s magical energy and gentle nature at the Four Seasons Jimbaran Bay, a beachfront village rooted in heritage. Sheltered in a calm bay along three miles of sand, their breezy villas channel an authentic Balinese village. Together with unforgettable views and authentic arts offerings, the resort brings you a deeper understanding of the island’s stunning landscapes and inimitable culture. Inspired by traditional Balinese architecture, villas are housed in a private stone-walled courtyard featuring separate thatched-roof pavilions. Each villa offer spacious indoor and outdoor living areas, lush gardens, a private pool and their own sun terrace.
To find out more, please contact our Travel Concierge Managers at 6302 5503