From luxurious sunshine villas to cosy ski chalets in the mountains
Luxury Villa Living makes all of the arrangements so all clients have to do is enjoy quality time away with the family
With families looking ahead to winter escapes and 2022 retreats, niche bonded tour operator Luxury Villa Living is already seeing an increased desire for villa holidays for next year – particularly those that are fully staffed so everyone can have a break and enjoy quality time together.
Sophie Georgiou, Director of Luxury Villa Living, says: “Beyond stunning villas and superior in-villa service, luxury travellers are looking for bespoke itineraries and experiences that cater for everyone in the group. While some members of the family may want to unwind with a spa treatment, others are taking to the water on kayaks and paddleboards before everyone meets up for dinner or other family activities. The overall holiday experience is perhaps more important now than ever before and families want to maximise every moment of that time away, so bespoke tour operators, like ourselves, will be key to meeting every holiday desire, once we get back to travelling.”
To help families find their perfect holiday for this winter or 2022, Luxury Villa Living is sharing some of its best villa experiences*, from tropical living in Thailand and contemporary retreats in the Algarve to luxury villas in the Caribbean and snow-capped escapades in Courchevel.
Lelant, Barbados – The best of villa living and luxury resort services
For those wanting to head to the sunshine climes of the Caribbean for an exclusive family holiday, Lelant Barbados has it all. The stunning four-bedroom fully air-conditioned villa overlooks the Caribbean Sea, as well as the 16th fairway of the Royal Westmoreland Golf Resort and provides the best of both villa living and resort services.
The villa itself features a stylish living room, kitchen, family ‘media’ room, alfresco dining area, barbecue and large infinity pool, with a shallow end for younger guests, or those that want a relaxing dip. Guests at Lelant can also book a tennis lesson with a pro and enjoy optional access** to the exclusive Royal Westmoreland Beach Club on Mullins Bay, Golf Membership at the exclusive Royal Westmoreland championship golf course and more of Royal Westmoreland’s superior facilities. With its tailor-made approach, families can rely on Luxury Villa Living to help them make the most of these fantastic facilities and create those all-important memories.
Price available on request. (**Optional access to the beach club, golf membership and other Royal Westmoreland facilities is available for a resort fee of USD 10 daily per guest. Tennis lessons and court access at additional cost.)
Ani Thailand – Tropical Retreats
For those looking for a luxury family retreat in beautiful Thailand, this 10-suite oceanfront estate in Koh Yao Noi is sure to impress. Promising a mystical retreat, Ani Thailand’s architecture is reminiscent of the temples in the north of the country and offers a peaceful yet invigorating space.
Perfect for families and groups alike, the estate offers a 42-metre infinity pool, waterslide, spa and gourmet meals prepared by a private Executive Chef, as well as cooking classes, babysitting services and kids’ activities. With an all-inclusive philosophy, four Family Suites, two Premier Oceanfront Suites and four Premier Private Pool Suites, this private exclusive resort has everything families need for a tropical escape.
Four bedroom rate from $33,775 plus 18.7% Tax and Service. Resort buyout from $140,000 plus 18.7% Tax and Service – max rate quoted applicable to festive periods.
Villa White Daze, Portugal – A contemporary family retreat in the Algarve
Those looking for a retreat a little closer to home next year will find Portugal’s Algarve has a wealth of beautiful villas on offer. Located in the beautiful Quinta Verde, just 1km from Quinta do Lago, Villa White Daze is perfect for older families looking to holiday in style.
The stunning pool is surrounded by sun terraces, a barbecue and an outside dining table, while the rooftop lounge area comes complete with a Jacuzzi. The impressive interior features a split-level living room, dining room and kitchen – with glorious views of the pool – as well as four bedrooms, silver steam room, cinema room and games area complete with table tennis. With Luxury Villa Living on-hand to arrange special moments, such as day visits and private dinners, Villa White Daze is the perfect modern family retreat.
From €5,610 – €11,950 per week.
Chalet Elixir, Courchevel – Winter Wonderland Escapes
For those looking to make up for lost time on slopes with an extended winter break this year, Chalet Elixir offers the perfect base in renowned Courchevel. Located close to those all-important slopes as well as the city centre, Chalet Elixir also provides all of the space, amenities and luxuries for an exclusive retreat.
Along with its six spacious bedrooms, the contemporary chalet offers a wealth of leisure facilities across five floors, including a home cinema, bar, wine cellar and spa area, complete with swimming pool, sauna, hammam, jacuzzi and fitness room. With staff including a chalet manager, chauffeur, butler, chef and housekeeper, guests can completely relax and reset in French mountains.
From €75,000 to €155,000 per week.
Offering a superior bespoke travel concierge service and with access to 5,000 top class, elegant properties in the world’s most beautiful locations across Europe, the Caribbean, Indian Ocean, Asia and Africa, Luxury Villa Living is sure to create a holiday experience that impresses and delights every member of the family.
Niche bonded tour operator Luxury Villa Living specialises in luxury, tailor-made, villa, yacht, ski chalet and private island holidays. www.luxuryvillaliving.com Luxury Villa Living is a member of ATOL bonding.