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Learn the how, what, when, why, and where, of booking a villa rental for your holiday. Whether you are already an avid fan of renting a private luxury villa or a first timer, this guide will help you understand everything about luxury holiday homes or vacation rentals. Discover the different kinds of villas you can book, ranging from beachfront villas to hilltop or cliffside villas with breathtaking views of the ocean and mountains. Learn tips on the best time to travel in each destination, and many other insider tips. Scroll down and continue reading.

Updated: March 31, 2020 Thailand, once discovered, captures the imagination and seduces your very being, conjuring up images of white sand beaches, extraordinary people, mouth-watering cuisine, rainforest islands, relaxing massages, incredible culture – an idyllic holiday in the tropical sun. Looking inside these Thailand luxury villas is a glimpse into another world; a world that is equally magical and totally mesmerizing.   1. Villa Amaravida An ultra-luxury home in the exclusive Cape Yamu luxury estate is Villa Amaravida. With a marvelous view of Phang Nga Bay, this 8-bedroom beachfront villa boasts a grandiose design both indoors and outdoors. It goes beyond the norm with 3 swimming pools spread across 3 different levels. If that isn’t enough, the villa also has an enormous rooftop jacuzzi for 16 people with an outdoor bar and seating. This tropical retreat also features several terraces and balconies for lounging outdoors. An open-air sala by the pool …

Experiencing a holiday with friends can bring you closer together and create happy memories for years to come. However, for a villa holiday with friends to become worthwhile, following a plan of action before you go may be necessary to ensure everyone feels happy, comfortable, and in tune.   Get a good group mix The holiday group dynamic is one of the most vital factors of vacationing with friends. Do old friends and new friends get on? What about the ratio of couples and singletons? Is anybody likely to feel out of step with the group or is there a friend you love who would drive you to distraction on holiday? Compatibility is key.   Find the best villa Do not just take for granted that everybody has the same idea of what luxury is. Sun worshippers might be all about balconies, terraces, and salas, while active types may view …

Villa vacation stays can relax, energize, and rejuvenate you to the core. A spectacular villa in the right location is a wondrous setting to enjoy Perfect Villa Days, enjoying all the delights of a villa vacation day after day. Rise early Even if you are usually a night owl or are simply looking forward to some luxurious lie-ins our perfect day starts just after sunrise, when the sun is still low in the sky. Wake up in an amazing villa and take a few moments to simply take in the view or walk round the quiet of the villa grounds; breathe in the fresh air whether you are close to the sea or high in the hilltops. Feel Energized Stretch and move your body to start the day feeling invigorated. An early morning swim, meditation or yoga practice realigns your body and mind so that you can sink into a …

From families, couples and groups of friends, discerning travellers are looking for a personalized approach when on a holiday. But what does this mean exactly? Personalized Villa Holiday Villa stays are inherently individual since you are staying in your own unique holiday home. You have the privacy and opportunity to be flexible and create your own vacation rhythm, without the need to follow a hotel or resort’s itinerary or fit in with other people. A villa stay is what you make it. Related: Luxury Villas vs 5-Star Hotels: A comparison Most luxury villas in Asia offer dedicated chefs, staff and concierge services. This means that you can create your own menu and order whatever food and dishes you desire, from al fresco fine dining to sumptuous breakfasts and healthy lunches. This is ideal if you have a specific diet you need to follow or simply foods that you love to …

A villa vacation in a breathtaking location is an incredible way to spend your precious leisure time. There is no question about that. A glorious vacation experience; a wonderfully memorable holiday; a luxurious getaway. If you need a little coaxing to take time off to relax, then remind yourself of all the reasons you need a villa holiday. However, be warned if you are a first-time villa vacationer. Once you have chilled out in your own private villa, there is no turning back. Before you have even unpacked from a happy holiday, you will be looking forward to your next villa experience. So much so, that you may consider the merits of investing in a vacation home versus a rental. If so, weigh up the many benefits of buying a villa versus renting a villa for your future holidays with a quick guide of the pros of both. Lower Costs VS Rental …

“Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury.” – Coco Chanel A luxury label may be objectively awarded, but real luxury vacation is about personal preferences; it is about fulfilling your holiday lifestyle desires and aesthetic sensibilities. Luxury is individual. How do you define luxury? Does it feel exclusive and extraordinary? Promising the absolute best quality? With a villa stay, luxury may be about incredible design, spectacular features, and state-of-the-art facilities, not to mention an awe-inspiring location in a dream destination. Ultimately, luxury is all of these intrinsic elements and more – it is a condition of great comfort too. Choosing the right luxury villa to suit your needs and preferences is what makes a luxury villa deliver a luxurious vacation experience, over and above its inbuilt, high-quality specs. This guide can help you personalize your luxury villa reservations to find exactly what you are looking for: What atmosphere …

Staying at a private villa is an opportunity to enjoy a holiday in utmost privacy. You can make use of all the high-end facilities at the villa and exclusive services from the efficient and well-trained dedicated villa staff. Managing your privacy without missing on the fun stuff becomes easy, with the help of the villa personnel as they are the only group of people around you, apart from your family or group. They will attend to your needs during your vacation. Hence, it’s important that you get along with the villa staff in order to get the most out of the professional services they offer. Here are some suggestions on how to handle the villa staff for the most relaxing and enjoyable vacation. Related: The Staff Involve In The Luxury Villa Rental Operation 1. Communicate Your Needs and Wants It’s important to maintain an open communication between you and the villa …

Private villas allow you to feel the elegance and luxury of exclusive living and having a royal-like holiday-making. Whether it’s the high-end modern facilities or the intricate architectural details, these luxury villas have them all. Among all the privileges you get to experience in any of these private villas, what tops them all is the villa’s enviable location.  A good location means everything and especially in a private villa accommodation. Combine great location with an incredible range of top-notch facilities and services and you’re sure to have a memorable and amazing holiday experience. This includes a perfect dining venue that you will get to experience while in this high-end estate. Here is a list of 8 villas from our Signature Collection known to offer the best dining areas with the most stunning views. 1.Villa Khayangan Perched on the cliff in the Uluwatu district on Bali Island, Villa Khayangan stands elegantly …

Phuket is home to numerous luxury villas that are strategically located and built using high-quality and first-class materials, and boasting an excellent aesthetic design. If you have the preference for a high-end, world-class private villa, The Jomchang Estate is the perfect place for you. The Estate Located on the west coast of Phuket, Jomchang Estate is one of the most luxurious estates in Phuket that offers a cluster of luxurious villas equipped with high-end facilities. This lavish estate sits on a secluded headland in Phuket, featuring villas in three zones: the Upper Plateau; the West Cliff and the East Cliff. Each villa offers a stunning view of the awe-inspiring Andaman ocean, the rocky cliff, and lush garden, depending on your vantage point.  The estate is comprised of 11 villas – all of which feature private swimming pools. The Location Jomchang Estate sits on an isolated headland on the west coast …

One of the most common concerns holidaymakers have when it comes to staying at private villas is food. Unlike in a hotel where food can be served at the hotel’s restaurant, cafe or bar, a private villa doesn’t have these facilities. How then are meals served at the villa? Does a villa have a food and beverage department? For one, private villas don’t have as many personnel or workers as the hotels or resorts. And villas usually maintain a homey ambiance, so that really makes one think about how food is handled at the villa. In order to have an idea of how it works on a private villa, read on. Related: Private Villa Services that are Not Provided at a Regular Hotel What You Should Know Villa Staff Do Not Work 24 Hours Per Day The private villa property does not have a lot of personnel, unlike hotels that employ a rather …