Luxury Holidays in Asia

For the average traveller, the uniqueness of Asia creates a seductive kind of magic and provides glimpses into unspoilt lands of elegance and luxury. The home to yoga, it is the perfect destination to recharge your batteries and focus on your well-being. Here are a couple of the best destinations for your idyllic holiday bliss in Asia.


The Gayana Eco Resort is located on a coral reef off the coast of Borneo and aims to tempt all your senses. With overwater villas, you can sleep in utter relaxation with the soothing sounds of the sea humming below you. Each villa is positioned to take in the amazing views of Mount Kinabalu. What makes this special is that it’s also a Marine Ecology Research Centre allowing guests to get involved with nature.


Banyan Tree in Phuket, Thailand is widely acknowledged as one of the world’s finest spa hotels situated amongst serene tropical gardens with beautiful views.  Situated over one thousand acres of land, the gardens fall onto the soft white sands of Bang Tao Bay. The private villas each have their own jet pool or private pool, garden, dining patio, a mini-bar, Wi-Fi and LCD television. Perfect if you want a romantic getaway.


The Datai luxury hotel in Datai Bay, Malaysia is hidden in an ancient rainforest by the Andaman Sea. This idyllic natural retreat is unique, blending seamless surroundings with free standing private villas, elevated verandas and private peaceful pools. The beach is also nearby so you have the choice of relaxing to the sounds of the waves.


The Four Seasons Resort at Jimbaran Bay in Bali perfectly captures the mystique of an island sitting on tropical gardens on a dramatic hilltop. With everything at your doorstep it offers ocean-side dining, a luxury spa and a cookery school. The exotic villas have thatched roofs, private pools and infinity views. What’s more, booking with American Express credit cards could entitle you to extra benefits and rewards, so be sure to check availability before you travel.

Chiva Som is another top class luxury health resort with a holistic focus on total wellbeing and promoting a healthy balance of mind, body and spirit.  Set in tropical coastal gardens in Thailand, you can focus on relaxation or detox and fitness with expert advisors as well as a chef at your disposal.