Just because our travel wings are clipped right now doesn’t mean we’re going to stop daydreaming about the holidays we’ve had, and all the beautiful places we want to visit once all of this is over.
One of the most enjoyable aspects of travel, of course, is staying at a great hotel. Travel lovers, it’s time to take your mind off the crisis and allow yourself to imagine the thrills of travel. From the royals’ favourite in the Maldives to the splendid palace in Paris, scroll down to discover some of the most luxurious, beautiful properties around the world to dream about now, and book for later.
1. Cheval Blanc Randheli, Maldives
Best for: A truly secluded, luxurious escape
Perched over the crystal-clear waters and surrounded by soft white sand in the Maldives, this majestic exclusive resort is said to have always been a playground for the royals and celebrities alike (Quick fact: the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were guests in 2014).
Accessible only by private hydroplane, the property touts 45 private villas that come in a variety of sizes and features. Private infinity pools, outdoor rain showers and gardens with dining areas are just a few perks offered here.
Each villa has its own appeal, but the Cheval Blanc Randheli Private Island is beyond comparison. On this one-hectare isolated island, you’ll find a dedicated team of butlers to take care of your every need, and world-class amenities such as a private spa treatment room, meditation pavilions that complete with breathtaking sea views.
Discover more at chevalblanc.com